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19 Jun 2017

Session 6-19-17

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New York State Capitol Building 172 State Street, Senate Chamber Albany 12247

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Bill #

title & sponsor

votes / cal no

Relates to the New York state volunteer firefighter gap coverage cancer disability benefits act

Sponsor

Joseph A. Griffo

47th Senate District

cal no. 40

Relates to the educational preparation for practice of professional nursing

Sponsor

John J. Flanagan

2nd Senate District

cal no. 104

Creates a state information technology innovation center or iCenter to develop and demonstrate technology solutions with potential benefit to the state and its citizens

Sponsor

Rich Funke

55th Senate District

cal no. 172

Relates to the reporting of alienation of municipal parkland

Sponsor

José M. Serrano

29th Senate District

55
Aye
6
Nay
0
absent
2
excused
0
abstained
June 06, 2018

Authorizes political subdivisions and commuter railroads to establish owner liability for failure of an operator of a motor vehicle to obey a signal indicating the approach of a train

Sponsor

Terrence Murphy

40th Senate District

cal no. 219

Amends the real property tax law to allow local governments to exempt un-remarried spouses of public safety officials from all or a portion of tax

Sponsor

Terrence Murphy

40th Senate District

cal no. 224

Authorizes health insurers to provide actuarially appropriate reductions in health insurance premiums for participation in a wellness program

Sponsor

Jeffrey D. Klein

34th Senate District

cal no. 255

Relates to the powers and duties of enforcement officers

Sponsor

Kenneth P. LaValle

1st Senate District

cal no. 266

Includes certain facilities in the definition of originating site

Sponsor

Sue Serino

41st Senate District

cal no. 276

Relates to authorizing additional paid leave for certain employees

Sponsor

Thomas D. Croci

3rd Senate District

cal no. 308

Prohibits alterations from being made to student athletic records

Sponsor

George Latimer

0 Senate District

cal no. 368

Eliminates the one-year time requirement for aggregation payments

Sponsor

Brad Hoylman

27th Senate District

62
Aye
0
Nay
0
absent
1
excused
0
abstained
June 04, 2018

Authorizes special permits to remain open during certain hours of the morning

Sponsor

Phil Boyle

4th Senate District

cal no. 399

Relates to the adoption by local governments of higher or more restrictive standards for construction

Sponsor

Thomas D. Croci

3rd Senate District

cal no. 417

Relates to the definition of small group for the purposes of health insurance policies and contracts; repealer

Sponsor

James L. Seward

51st Senate District

59
Aye
0
Nay
1
absent
1
excused
0
abstained
February 13, 2018

Relates to continuing education for agents, brokers, and adjusters

Sponsor

James L. Seward

51st Senate District

cal no. 430

Relates to false statements in documents submitted to the department of buildings of the city of New York

Sponsor

Andrew J. Lanza

24th Senate District

cal no. 485

Relates to pension benefits of widows or widowers of sanitation workers

Sponsor

Martin J. Golden

22nd Senate District

cal no. 568

Authorizes the alienation of certain parklands in the town of Islip, county of Suffolk

Sponsor

Thomas D. Croci

3rd Senate District

cal no. 579

Authorizes taxing jurisdictions to grant the volunteer firefighter or ambulance worker property tax exemption to certain unremarried spouses of deceased volunteer firefighters and ambulance workers

Sponsor

George A. Amedore, Jr.

46th Senate District

60
Aye
0
Nay
0
absent
3
excused
0
abstained
May 14, 2018

Establishes the college debt freedom account pilot program

Sponsor

Jeffrey D. Klein

34th Senate District

cal no. 635

Relates to notification requirements when a college plans to dissolve any athletic team

Sponsor

Kenneth P. LaValle

1st Senate District

cal no. 637

Relates to contracts involving state agencies

Sponsor

Terrence Murphy

40th Senate District

60
Aye
0
Nay
0
absent
1
excused
0
abstained
March 13, 2018

Requires the universal coding and electronic payment of medical assistance claims for mental health or substance abuse disorder services

Sponsor

Terrence Murphy

40th Senate District

cal no. 642

Provides restroom access to persons with certain medical conditions

Sponsor

Kemp Hannon

6th Senate District

cal no. 647

Relates to immunity from civil liability for certain information from not-for-profit organizations

Sponsor

James L. Seward

51st Senate District

57
Aye
5
Nay
0
absent
1
excused
0
abstained
June 04, 2018

Establishes a motorcycle safety awareness component as a requirement for licensing

Sponsor

Patty Ritchie

48th Senate District

cal no. 696

Relates to financing of certain stand-alone clinical facilities by the dormitory authority

Sponsor

Michael H. Ranzenhofer

61st Senate District

cal no. 721

Requires financial institutions to notify property tax assessors when they take possession of real property receiving a STAR exemption

Sponsor

Kenneth P. LaValle

1st Senate District

cal no. 743

Relates to scheduling an examination for any position or positions in the classified services that provides child protection services

Sponsor

Martin J. Golden

22nd Senate District

cal no. 765

Relates to independent hearing officers for certain disciplinary hearings

Sponsor

Fred Akshar

52nd Senate District

cal no. 772

Requires the president of the civil service commission to prepare a biennial report relating to current programs within state agencies that allow for alternative work schedules or flexible work hours

Sponsor

Daniel L. Squadron

0 Senate District

cal no. 773

Relates to the inspection and sale of seeds, agricultural liming materials and commercial fertilizer

Sponsor

Patty Ritchie

48th Senate District

60
Aye
0
Nay
0
absent
3
excused
0
abstained
June 20, 2018

Relates to purchasing on the behalf of a school district or a board of cooperative educational services

Sponsor

Pamela Helming

54th Senate District

cal no. 794

Relates to continuing education requirements for certain certified individuals employed by nonpublic schools

Sponsor

Carl L Marcellino

5th Senate District

cal no. 834

Requires ferries to transport certain members of the United States armed forces or organized militia of the state free of charge

Sponsor

Kenneth P. LaValle

1st Senate District

62
Aye
0
Nay
0
absent
1
excused
0
abstained
June 04, 2018

Relates to speed limits in the village of Flower Hill

Sponsor

Elaine Phillips

7th Senate District

cal no. 850

Relates to a state transportation plan

Sponsor

Andrew J. Lanza

24th Senate District

cal no. 886

Relates to grants to local governments for the reduction of paperwork

Sponsor

James Tedisco

49th Senate District

60
Aye
0
Nay
0
absent
3
excused
0
abstained
June 21, 2018

Designates the sheriff of the county of Albany, and the judges and justices of courts of record as firearms licensing officers for the county of Albany

Sponsor

George A. Amedore, Jr.

46th Senate District

cal no. 912

Establishes the crime of larceny of a controlled substance

Sponsor

Andrew J. Lanza

24th Senate District

cal no. 916

Authorizes counties, cities, towns, villages and school districts to extend for 10 years or make permanent the Cold War veterans property tax exemption after the initial 10 year enactment thereof

Sponsor

William J. Larkin, Jr.

39th Senate District

cal no. 927

Establishes a defense for underage sale of alcoholic beverages to licensees which perform transaction scans and have no violations for 2 years

Sponsor

Jeffrey D. Klein

34th Senate District

59
Aye
2
Nay
0
absent
2
excused
0
abstained
June 12, 2018

Relates to the issuance of a distinctive license plate for Iraq War and Afghanistan War veterans

Sponsor

Sue Serino

41st Senate District

cal no. 964

Directs the metropolitan transportation authority and New York city transit authority to study and report on the aboveground transit infrastructure of the metropolitan transit authority

Sponsor

Jose Peralta

13th Senate District

cal no. 976

Directs the department of transportation to study and report on the removal and use of "X Lite" guardrails and rail caps

Sponsor

Catharine Young

57th Senate District

cal no. 982

Relates to sex offender registration of change of address and internet accounts

Sponsor

Joseph E. Robach

56th Senate District

62
Aye
1
Nay
0
absent
0
excused
0
abstained
May 08, 2018

Creates the crimes of unlawful dissemination of an intimate image in the first and second degrees as a class E felony and class A misdemeanor, respectively

Sponsor

Phil Boyle

4th Senate District

59
Aye
1
Nay
0
absent
1
excused
0
abstained
March 19, 2018

Relates to auxiliary police and their ability to carry a collapsible police baton

Sponsor

Tony Avella

11th Senate District

cal no. 1026

Relates to unlawfully installing gas meters

Sponsor

Roxanne J. Persaud

19th Senate District

60
Aye
3
Nay
0
absent
0
excused
0
abstained
May 01, 2018

Includes community centers in the definition of "public place"

Sponsor

Patrick M. Gallivan

59th Senate District

cal no. 1034

Relates to designating Kinderhook Creek as an inland waterway

Sponsor

Kathleen A. Marchione

43rd Senate District

cal no. 1039

Relates to a certain agreement for a payment in lieu of taxes with respect to a lessee that is a qualified empire zone enterprise of certain real property

Sponsor

Thomas D. Croci

3rd Senate District

cal no. 1055

Creates a legislative task force on outdoor environmental education and recreation

Sponsor

Michael H. Ranzenhofer

61st Senate District

cal no. 1093

Amends chapter 595 of the laws of 2007 relating to establishing the Michigan Street African American Heritage Corridor commission in Buffalo, in relation to the effectiveness thereof

Sponsor

Chris Jacobs

60th Senate District

cal no. 1095

Relates to the term "income" for purposes of the school tax relief exemption

Sponsor

Pamela Helming

54th Senate District

cal no. 1100

Relates to the appointment of a treasurer for the Mattituck park district

Sponsor

Kenneth P. LaValle

1st Senate District

cal no. 1113

Authorizes the Center for Rapid Recovery Inc. in the town of Hempstead to submit an application for a retroactive real property tax exemption

Sponsor

Kemp Hannon

6th Senate District

cal no. 1116

Relates to the use of electronic means for the commencement and filing of papers in certain actions and proceedings

Sponsor

John J. Bonacic

42nd Senate District

cal no. 1137

Establishes a certificate of need process for assisted living programs

Sponsor

Kemp Hannon

6th Senate District

cal no. 1152

Relates to authorizing the employees of certain entities to administer epinephrine auto-injectors

Sponsor

Terrence Murphy

40th Senate District

cal no. 1156

Authorizes, in certain cases, the provision of private duty nursing services to a medical assistance recipient by a relative who is a registered professional nurse

Sponsor

Kemp Hannon

6th Senate District

cal no. 1159

Relates to prohibiting charges for certain health records needed for government benefits or programs

Sponsor

David J. Valesky

53rd Senate District

cal no. 1160

Makes assisted living programs eligible for access funding under the vital access provider program

Sponsor

Kemp Hannon

6th Senate District

cal no. 1162

Relates to requiring that a hospice program providing hospice care in a patient's home shall comply with the home care services worker registry

Sponsor

Kemp Hannon

6th Senate District

cal no. 1163

Repeals provisions relating to collaborative agreements for the purchase, acquisition, possession and operation of automated external defibrillators

Sponsor

Kemp Hannon

6th Senate District

60
Aye
0
Nay
0
absent
1
excused
0
abstained
March 19, 2018

Prohibits the alteration of a student's official records, files and/or data

Sponsor

Patrick M. Gallivan

59th Senate District

cal no. 1176

Extends the expiration of the mortgage recording tax imposed by the city of Yonkers

Sponsor

Andrea Stewart-Cousins

35th Senate District

cal no. 1181

Designates Swamp and Tenmile rivers, and Fishkill creek as inland waterways for purposes of waterfront revitalization

Sponsor

Terrence Murphy

40th Senate District

61
Aye
0
Nay
0
absent
2
excused
0
abstained
June 06, 2018

Relates to the payment of certain commissions

Sponsor

John J. Bonacic

42nd Senate District

cal no. 1270

Relates to retroactively granting the Brockport Volunteer Ambulance Corps. tax exempt status

Sponsor

Robert G. Ortt

62nd Senate District

cal no. 1281

Authorizes certain organizations in N.Y. city to be known as "fire patrols" under the not-for-profit corporation law

Sponsor

Andrew J. Lanza

24th Senate District

60
Aye
0
Nay
0
absent
1
excused
0
abstained
March 15, 2018

Relates to the powers and duties of the dormitory authority

Sponsor

Patty Ritchie

48th Senate District

cal no. 1296

Criminalizes acting as a runner or soliciting or employing a runner to procure patients or clients

Sponsor

James L. Seward

51st Senate District

cal no. 1301

Relates to waiver of pre-sentence reports

Sponsor

Andrew J. Lanza

24th Senate District

cal no. 1316

Provides for family members of a crime victim and interested parties to make statements to members of the parole board

Sponsor

Andrew J. Lanza

24th Senate District

cal no. 1318

Relates to authorizing Patricia Gill-Davanzo Tier IV status in the New York state and local employees' retirement system

Sponsor

Phil Boyle

4th Senate District

cal no. 1326

Authorizes the port authority of New York and New Jersey to offer a certain retirement option to certain port authority police officers

Sponsor

Martin J. Golden

22nd Senate District

cal no. 1339

Requires the department of motor vehicles to ensure that all licenses comply with the national driver register

Sponsor

Thomas D. Croci

3rd Senate District

cal no. 1367

Establishes a private right of action for owners and tenants of residential premises against persons video taping recreational activities in the backyard of such premises

Sponsor

Catharine Young

57th Senate District

cal no. 1380

Prohibits disclosure of highway, bridge, tunnel and other thoroughfare toll and transit records, with exceptions

Sponsor

Carl L Marcellino

5th Senate District

cal no. 1419

Provides timeline for the election by the legislature of the regents

Sponsor

Kenneth P. LaValle

1st Senate District

cal no. 1425

Relates to the election of regents and the creation of the commission on regents

Sponsor

Kenneth P. LaValle

1st Senate District

cal no. 1430

Relates to adding St. Lawrence county sheriff as an additional firearm licensing officer

Sponsor

Patty Ritchie

48th Senate District

cal no. 1437

Requires applicants for the renewal of a driver's license to prove they have acceptable vision to operate a motor vehicle

Sponsor

Andrew J. Lanza

24th Senate District

cal no. 1450

Authorizes the state university trustees to offer separate tuition rates to certain nonresident undergraduate students attending selected state-operated institutions

Sponsor

Catharine Young

57th Senate District

cal no. 1456

Transfers certain lands to city of New York to be used as parklands

Sponsor

Andrew J. Lanza

24th Senate District

cal no. 1461

Relates to death benefits for certain members under the jurisdiction of the department of corrections and community supervision

Sponsor

Patty Ritchie

48th Senate District

cal no. 1462

Extends authorization of the residential parking system in the village of Dobbs Ferry

Sponsor

Andrea Stewart-Cousins

35th Senate District

cal no. 1470

Relates to distinctive "Appalachian Trail" license plates

Sponsor

William J. Larkin, Jr.

39th Senate District

cal no. 1484

Extends the "POW-MIA Memorial Highway" through the counties of Madison, Chenango and Broome

Sponsor

James L. Seward

51st Senate District

cal no. 1497

Directs the commissioner of motor vehicles to establish a yellow dot program under which vehicle occupants' medical information is available in the glove compartment

Sponsor

Andrew J. Lanza

24th Senate District

cal no. 1500

Designates a portion of the state highway system in Nassau county as the "Detective Steven McDonald Memorial Highway"

Sponsor

John J. Flanagan

2nd Senate District

cal no. 1504

Makes care and services provided by licensed mental health practitioners eligible for coverage under the Medicaid program

Sponsor

Diane J. Savino

23rd Senate District

cal no. 1546

Clarifies the definition of "prospective relative guardian" for purposes of subsidized kinship guardianship assistance

Sponsor

Tony Avella

11th Senate District

cal no. 1550

Relates to pilotage fees on vessels transiting the New York state waters of Long Island Sound or Block Island Sound east of Execution Rocks or Sands Point

Sponsor

Carl L Marcellino

5th Senate District

cal no. 1574

Relates to lowering the age for universal hunting licenses from 14 years old to 12 years old

Sponsor

Joseph A. Griffo

47th Senate District

47
Aye
13
Nay
0
absent
1
excused
0
abstained
January 22, 2018

Relates to a sepsis awareness, prevention and education program

Sponsor

Carl L Marcellino

5th Senate District

cal no. 1636

Relates to extending provisions of law relating to a health savings account pilot program

Sponsor

James L. Seward

51st Senate District

cal no. 1654

Relates to opioid reversal and peer to peer support services

Sponsor

Chris Jacobs

60th Senate District

cal no. 1671

Relates to death and felony crime reports in certain adult care facilities

Sponsor

Marisol Alcantara

31st Senate District

cal no. 1687

Relates to enacting Jacobe's law

Sponsor

James Tedisco

49th Senate District

59
Aye
0
Nay
0
absent
2
excused
0
abstained
February 28, 2018

Authorizes the town of Livonia, in the county of Livingston, to convey the Jack Evans Community Center to the Little Lakes Community Association, Inc. for reasonable consideration

Sponsor

Catharine Young

57th Senate District

cal no. 1734

Relates to discounting uninsured dental services

Sponsor

Thomas F. O'Mara

58th Senate District

cal no. 1742

Relates to the residency requirements of the town building inspector and deputy town building inspector of the town of North Salem, Westchester county

Sponsor

Terrence Murphy

40th Senate District

cal no. 1747

Includes nurse practitioners as a provider of services for purposes of collaborative drug therapy management and makes the authorization for pharmacists to perform such management permanent

Sponsor

Kenneth P. LaValle

1st Senate District

cal no. 1787

Authorizes Community Mainstreaming Associates, Inc., to file an application for exemption from real property taxes for certain assessment rolls

Sponsor

John J. Flanagan

2nd Senate District

cal no. 1815

Relates to replacing all instances of the words or variations of the words fireman or policeman with the words firefighter or police officer or variation thereof

Sponsor

Betty Little

45th Senate District

cal no. 1817

Waives application fees for honorably discharged veterans

Sponsor

Thomas D. Croci

3rd Senate District

cal no.

Expands endangering the welfare of a child to include using a child for the purpose of begging, rag picking, collecting cigar stumps of refuse, or peddling; repealer

Sponsor

Jeffrey D. Klein

34th Senate District

cal no.

Authorizes the Hindu Welfare Association of New York, Inc. to receive retroactive real property tax exempt status

Sponsor

Carl L Marcellino

5th Senate District

cal no.

Increases the average assessed value threshold

Sponsor

Tony Avella

11th Senate District

cal no.

Relates to video gaming machines and disposition of revenues

Sponsor

Kathleen A. Marchione

43rd Senate District

cal no.

Establishes the affordable senior housing and services program to be administered by the housing trust fund corporation

Sponsor

Betty Little

45th Senate District

cal no.

Reestablishes the town of Yorktown industrial development agency

Sponsor

Terrence Murphy

40th Senate District

cal no.

Includes vaping in provisions restricting smoking in certain public areas

Sponsor

Kemp Hannon

6th Senate District

cal no.

Relates to five-year capital plans for the state university of New York and the city university of New York

Sponsor

Kenneth P. LaValle

1st Senate District

cal no.

Authorizes Bais Torah U'tefillah BTU to file an application with the assessor of the county of Nassau for a retroactive property tax exemption

Sponsor

Kemp Hannon

6th Senate District

cal no.

Relates to regulatory fines for small businesses

Sponsor

Fred Akshar

52nd Senate District

61
Aye
1
Nay
0
absent
1
excused
0
abstained
June 18, 2018

Requires the board of elections to provide Russian interpreters at certain polling locations in N.Y. city

Sponsor

Martin J. Golden

22nd Senate District

61
Aye
1
Nay
0
absent
1
excused
0
abstained
June 04, 2018

Authorizes Satipatthana Vipassana Meditation Center to file an application for exemption from real property taxes for certain assessment rolls

Sponsor

Elaine Phillips

7th Senate District

cal no.

Relates to adding substances to the various schedules of controlled substances

Sponsor

Kemp Hannon

6th Senate District

cal no.

Extends the expiration date of the personal income tax surcharge imposed in the city of Yonkers

Sponsor

Andrea Stewart-Cousins

35th Senate District

cal no.

Relates to requiring the Department of Homeless Services to notify the affected community board prior to locating transitional housing for the homeless

Sponsor

Martin J. Golden

22nd Senate District

cal no.

Relates to providing that an assault of a child where the defendant has a previous conviction for an assault of a child shall be an assault in the first degree

Sponsor

Timothy M. Kennedy

63rd Senate District

cal no.

Authorizes the New York state teachers' retirement system to accept an application for disability retirement benefits from James O'Connell

Sponsor

John J. Bonacic

42nd Senate District

cal no.

Makes technical corrections to rent control provisions; repealer

Sponsor

Betty Little

45th Senate District

cal no.

Changes from six one-hundredths to five one-hundredths, the portion of a school districts general fund expenditures that a penalty for late final cost reports must exceed for such penalty to be recoverable

Sponsor

William J. Larkin, Jr.

39th Senate District

cal no.

Relates to authorizing a property tax exemption for Truth Center Ministries International

Sponsor

Elaine Phillips

7th Senate District

cal no.

Supplemental Calendar

Bill #

title & sponsor

votes

Relates to the issuance of a New York State Korean War Service Medal

Sponsor

Kathleen A. Marchione

43rd Senate District

62
Aye
0
Nay
0
absent
1
excused
0
abstained
May 15, 2018

Requires legislative approval for the closure of correctional facilities and institutions

Sponsor

Kathleen A. Marchione

43rd Senate District

cal no. 1836

Increases to $10,000 the contribution that a resident taxpayer may make to family tuition accounts for each child during a taxable year

Sponsor

Jose Peralta

13th Senate District

cal no. 1837

Relates to correcting the spelling of the Verrazzano-Narrows bridge

Sponsor

Martin J. Golden

22nd Senate District

cal no. 1838

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