23 Feb 2010

Joint Legislative Budget Hearing: Human Services

Hearing Room B, Legislative Office Building

9:30 AM to 2:30 PM

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New York State Senate Finance Committee Chair Carl Kruger and Assembly Ways and Means Committee Chair Herman “Denny” Farrell will conclude the joint budget examining the full fiscal consequences—including proposed cuts—of the Governor’s budget on human and social service programs on Tuesday.. This hearing was postponed as a result of weather earlier in the month.


For a comprehensive look into this year’s budget, including ways to get involved, tracking testimony from joint hearings, and the Senate Majority’s review of the Governor’s proposed budget visit http://www.nysenate.gov/initiative/budget2010.


When: February 23 @ 9:30 A.M.


Where: Hearing Room B – Legislative Office Building


Expected to Testify:

NYS Association of Area Agencies on Aging


Schuyler Center for Analysis  & Advocacy

Association of NYS Youth Bureaus

Early Care & Learning Council

New York Kincare Coalition

Citizens Committee for Children

Campaign for Summer Jobs

Fight Crime Invest in Kids NY

NYS Community Action Association

NY Public Welfare Association

Children’s Defense Fund NY

Prevent Child Abuse NY

Families Together in NYS

Nutrition consortium of NYS

Supportive Housing Network of NYS

Human Services Council

United Way of New York State

NYS Catholic Conference

Catholic Charities Caregivers Support

NYS Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Displaced Homemaker Program

Coalition For the Homeless

Hunger Action Network

Empire Justice Center

Jericho Project Linda Myricks

Consumer Directed Personal Assistant Assoc NYS

Housing Works

United Tenants of Albany

United Neighborhood Houses           

Fiscal Policy Institute


Hearing will be streamed live online at http://www.livestream.com/nysenate_joint_budget.





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