J4746

Honoring Phillip A. Saperia upon the occasion of his retirement from the New York State Coalition of Behavioral Health Agencies, Inc.

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J4746


LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring Phillip A. Saperia upon the occasion of
his retirement from the New York State Coalition of Behavioral Health
Agencies, Inc.

WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body to acknowledge the
significant milestones in the distinguished careers of esteemed resi-
dents of this noble Empire State; and
WHEREAS, Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its long-
standing traditions, this Legislative Body is justly proud to honor
Phillip A. Saperia upon the occasion of his retirement from the New York
State Coalition of Behavioral Health Agencies, Inc.; and
WHEREAS, For the past 21 years, Phillip A. Saperia rendered faithful,
conscientious and valuable service as Executive Director of the New York
State Coalition of Behavioral Health Agencies, Inc., earning the admira-
tion, esteem and affection of his colleagues; and
WHEREAS, In his capacity as Executive Director, Phillip A. Saperia
served with loyalty, honor and distinction; he was governed by a keen
sense of duty and always showed a unique grasp of human problems in his
official acts; and
WHEREAS, Founded in 1972, the New York State Coalition of Behavioral
Health Agencies, Inc., is the umbrella advocacy organization of New
York's behavioral health community, representing over 100 non-profit
community-based behavioral health agencies that serve more than 350,000
clients in the five boroughs of New York City and its environs; and
WHEREAS, A graduate of Brandeis University with a Bachelor of Arts
degree in Politics, Phillip A. Saperia holds a Master of Arts in Teach-
ing from Harvard University's Graduate School of Education where he was
elected to Phi Delta Kappa, the National Honorary Education Society; and
WHEREAS, In October of 1994, Phillip A. Saperia began serving as Exec-
utive Director of the New York State Coalition of Behavioral Health
Agencies, Inc., where he has overseen its program of education advocacy
and technical assistance to the diverse community-based behavioral
health providers of New York City; and
WHEREAS, Since his arrival at the New York State Coalition of Behav-
ioral Health Agencies, Inc., Phillip A. Saperia has been immersed in
mental health public policy, government support of community mental
health, the evolution of public managed care programs for people living
with mental illness and the emerging area of employment for people with
psychiatric disabilities; and
WHEREAS, Phillip A. Saperia has been in the fields of community and
government relations for many years; prior to coming to the New York
State Coalition of Behavioral Health Agencies, Inc., he was a consultant
to several not-for-profit agencies on matters related to community
siting of special care housing and on the development of local community
advisory boards as well as serving as Director of the Mayor's Office of
Jewish Community Affairs during the administration of David Dinkins; and
WHEREAS, Phillip A. Saperia has been called upon to contribute his
time and talents to countless civic and charitable endeavors and has
always given of himself unstintingly; and
WHEREAS, Active in community organizations, Phillip A. Saperia has
been involved in the brownstone neighborhoods of Brooklyn, New York; and
WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that when individ-
uals of such noble aims and accomplishments are brought to our atten-
tion, they should be celebrated and recognized by all the citizens of
the great State of New York; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor Phillip A. Saperia upon the occasion of his retirement from the

New York State Coalition of Behavioral Health Agencies, Inc.; and be it
further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Phillip A. Saperia.

actions

  • 04 / Apr / 2016
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 06 / Apr / 2016
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 06 / Apr / 2016
    • ADOPTED

Resolution Details

Law Section:
Resolutions, Legislative

J4745

Congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Polhill, Sr. upon the occasion of celebrating their 64th Wedding Anniversary

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J4745


LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Polhill, Sr.
upon the occasion of celebrating their 64th Wedding Anniversary

WHEREAS, Evelyn Marie Polhill and Stanley Polhill, Sr. were united in
marriage on March 21, 1952; and
WHEREAS, Lifelong residents of Brooklyn, New York, Evelyn Marie and
Stanley Polhill have known each other since they were 11 years old; and
WHEREAS, A graduate of Westinghouse High School, Stanley Polhill, Sr.
proudly served his country as a member of the United States Military;
after his discharge, he served as a Narcotic Corrections Officer for
numerous years until his retirement; and
WHEREAS, Evelyn Marie Polhill earned her degree from Brooklyn College;
after graduation, she was employed with the Port Authority of New York
and New Jersey for many years; and
WHEREAS, As a member of the analysis department, Evelyn Marie Polhill
was proud of the role she played in the landing of the supersonic SST at
JFK Airport, the building of the Twin Towers in lower Manhattan, and the
first Black History Month celebrations that were held in the World Trade
Center rotunda in February of 1978; and
WHEREAS, They are the proud parents of two children and the loving
grandparents of one granddaughter, and one great-granddaughter; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Polhill, Sr. are and always have been a
tower of strength, support, understanding and limitless love for their
family; and
WHEREAS, Their love, devotion, caring, sensitivity and responsiveness
to their family, friends and all who know them are their hallmark and
tradition; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Polhill, Sr. have lived and continue to
live their lives with great dignity and genuine grace, always demon-
strating a deep and continuing concern for human values and ideals, and
in so doing, they have inspired others to do the same; and
WHEREAS, This meaningful occasion is the result of the love, hard work
and spirit this couple has invested in their marriage; and
WHEREAS, These same values they have passed to their loved ones,
producing a family that is close-knit and supportive of its individual
members, public-minded in its relations to the community and committed
to the ideals of citizenship upon which this Nation was founded; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Polhill, Sr. have touched the lives of
their family and many friends through the shining example of their
marriage, which is a testament to the devotion and admiration which they
possess for one another; and
WHEREAS, The longevity of this enduring marriage truly marks a mile-
stone in life's journey, an event of personal triumph and joy; and
WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that when an occa-
sion of such importance is brought to our attention, the same should be
memorialized by us for the edification and emulation of others; now,
therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
congratulate Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Polhill, Sr. upon the occasion of
celebrating their 64th Wedding Anniversary; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Polhill, Sr.

actions

  • 04 / Apr / 2016
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 06 / Apr / 2016
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 06 / Apr / 2016
    • ADOPTED

Resolution Details

Law Section:
Resolutions, Legislative

J4744

Congratulating Jason Drapikowski upon the occasion of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout

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J4744


LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Jason Drapikowski upon the occa-
sion of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout, the most pres-
tigious of Scouting honors

WHEREAS, Jason Drapikowski, through his diligence and rigorous efforts,
has achieved Scouting's highest and most prestigious rank, Eagle Scout;
an Eagle Court of Honor ceremony will be held to recognize his latest
accomplishment; and
WHEREAS, Jason Drapikowski is a member of Boy Scouts of America; his
Troop in located in Big Flats, New York; and
WHEREAS, America has achieved her greatest heights of glory through
the dedication, determination and tireless efforts of the outstanding
citizens of this Nation; and
WHEREAS, It is only with the continued diligence and devotion of our
youth, tomorrow's leaders, that America will maintain her glory; and
WHEREAS, The Boy Scouts of America and its members are dedicated to
the development of character and leadership in the youth of this Nation;
and
WHEREAS, The highest achievement of leadership in Scouting, earned by
only five percent of all Boy Scouts, is the distinguished rank of Eagle
Scout; and
WHEREAS, This outstanding young man has been involved in Scouting for
many years, has lived up to Scouting's ideals and has attained all of
the necessary achievements, including completion of a community service
project, which was successfully planned, developed and executed; and
WHEREAS, Jason Drapikowski's project was to build and install two
osprey nesting platforms which were installed along the Chemung River in
Elmira and Big Flats; these platforms are needed to help attract ospreys
to these locations, which will in turn attract people to the river which
shows the river is a safe and healthy ecosystem; and
WHEREAS, Jason Drapikowski's perseverance in rising through the ranks
to Eagle Scout is a strong indication of his ability to master difficult
tasks; his accomplishment will enable him to emerge as a leader, fully
equipped to meet the challenges of today's complex society; and
WHEREAS, This new Eagle Scout is a credit to his family, his school,
his community, his State and his Nation, and no doubt his future will be
filled with accomplishments of equal importance; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations, in
recognition of the significance of this meritorious achievement, to
congratulate and honor Jason Drapikowski on achieving the rank of Eagle
Scout; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Jason Drapikowski.

actions

  • 04 / Apr / 2016
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 06 / Apr / 2016
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 06 / Apr / 2016
    • ADOPTED

Resolution Details

Law Section:
Resolutions, Legislative

J4743

Congratulating Jesse Tinker upon the occasion of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Jesse Tinker upon the occasion of
receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout, the most prestigious of
Scouting honors

WHEREAS, Jesse Tinker, through his diligence and rigorous efforts, has
achieved Scouting's highest and most prestigious rank, Eagle Scout; an
Eagle Court of Honor ceremony will be held to recognize his latest
accomplishment; and
WHEREAS, Jesse Tinker is a member of Boy Scouts of America; his Troop
in located in Big Flats, New York; and
WHEREAS, America has achieved her greatest heights of glory through
the dedication, determination and tireless efforts of the outstanding
citizens of this Nation; and
WHEREAS, It is only with the continued diligence and devotion of our
youth, tomorrow's leaders, that America will maintain her glory; and
WHEREAS, The Boy Scouts of America and its members are dedicated to
the development of character and leadership in the youth of this Nation;
and
WHEREAS, The highest achievement of leadership in Scouting, earned by
only five percent of all Boy Scouts, is the distinguished rank of Eagle
Scout; and
WHEREAS, This outstanding young man has been involved in Scouting for
many years, has lived up to Scouting's ideals and has attained all of
the necessary achievements, including completion of a community service
project, which was successfully planned, developed and executed; and
WHEREAS, Jesse Tinker's project took place at a local cemetery that
had a Veteran section with a WWII gunner; he had the gun moved to a
business that sandblasted and repainted it; in addition, he created a
new cement platform for the gun to sit and built two benches for visi-
tors to sit and appreciate the sacrifices made for our country; and
WHEREAS, Jesse Tinker's perseverance in rising through the ranks to
Eagle Scout is a strong indication of his ability to master difficult
tasks; his accomplishment will enable him to emerge as a leader, fully
equipped to meet the challenges of today's complex society; and
WHEREAS, This new Eagle Scout is a credit to his family, his school,
his community, his State and his Nation, and no doubt his future will be
filled with accomplishments of equal importance; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations, in
recognition of the significance of this meritorious achievement, to
congratulate and honor Jesse Tinker on achieving the rank of Eagle
Scout; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Jesse Tinker.

actions

  • 04 / Apr / 2016
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 06 / Apr / 2016
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 06 / Apr / 2016
    • ADOPTED

Resolution Details

Law Section:
Resolutions, Legislative

J4742

Congratulating Kyle Drapikowski upon the occasion of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Kyle Drapikowski upon the occasion
of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout, the most prestigious
of Scouting honors

WHEREAS, Kyle Drapikowski, through his diligence and rigorous efforts,
has achieved Scouting's highest and most prestigious rank, Eagle Scout;
an Eagle Court of Honor ceremony will be held to recognize his latest
accomplishment; and
WHEREAS, Kyle Drapikowski is a member of Boy Scouts of America; his
Troop in located in Big Flats, New York; and
WHEREAS, America has achieved her greatest heights of glory through
the dedication, determination and tireless efforts of the outstanding
citizens of this Nation; and
WHEREAS, It is only with the continued diligence and devotion of our
youth, tomorrow's leaders, that America will maintain her glory; and
WHEREAS, The Boy Scouts of America and its members are dedicated to
the development of character and leadership in the youth of this Nation;
and
WHEREAS, The highest achievement of leadership in Scouting, earned by
only five percent of all Boy Scouts, is the distinguished rank of Eagle
Scout; and
WHEREAS, This outstanding young man has been involved in Scouting for
many years, has lived up to Scouting's ideals and has attained all of
the necessary achievements, including completion of a community service
project, which was successfully planned, developed and executed; and
WHEREAS, Kyle Drapikowski's project took place at the borders of the
Chemung River; he built eight fishing line recycling bins and installed
them at the boat launches along the river to make the river safer for
wildlife and people by having a container available to discard used
fishing line; and
WHEREAS, Kyle Drapikowski's perseverance in rising through the ranks
to Eagle Scout is a strong indication of his ability to master difficult
tasks; his accomplishment will enable him to emerge as a leader, fully
equipped to meet the challenges of today's complex society; and
WHEREAS, This new Eagle Scout is a credit to his family, his school,
his community, his State and his Nation, and no doubt his future will be
filled with accomplishments of equal importance; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations, in
recognition of the significance of this meritorious achievement, to
congratulate and honor Kyle Drapikowski on achieving the rank of Eagle
Scout; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Kyle Drapikowski.

actions

  • 04 / Apr / 2016
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 06 / Apr / 2016
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 06 / Apr / 2016
    • ADOPTED

Resolution Details

Law Section:
Resolutions, Legislative

senate Bill S6471A

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to method of collection of charges by the Water Authority of Great Neck North

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 29, 2016 signed chap.339
Sep 20, 2016 delivered to governor
Jun 17, 2016 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.721
substituted for s6471b
Jun 17, 2016 substituted by a8139d
Jun 14, 2016 amended on third reading (t) 6471b
May 11, 2016 advanced to third reading
May 10, 2016 2nd report cal.
May 09, 2016 1st report cal.721
Apr 04, 2016 print number 6471a
amend (t) and recommit to corporations, authorities and commissions
Jan 14, 2016 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

S6471 - Details

Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Ren §§1197-r & 1197-s to be §§1197-y & 1197-z, ren §§1198-s & 1198-t to be §§1198-y & 1198-z, add §§1197-r & 1198-s, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
A8139C, A8139D

S6471 - Summary

Relates to method of collection of charges by the Water Authority of Great Neck North.

S6471 - Sponsor Memo

S6471 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  6471

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 14, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. MARTINS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations,  Authorities
  and Commissions

AN  ACT  to  amend  the public authorities law, in relation to method of
  collection of charges by the Water Authority of Great Neck North

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  The  public  authorities  law  is amended by adding a new
section 1197-u to read as follows:
  S 1197-U. CHARGES BY AUTHORITY; METHOD OF COLLECTION. ALL RATES,  FEES
AND  OTHER  CHARGES  FOR  THE  USE  OR AVAILABILITY OF THE FACILITIES OR
SERVICES OR COMMODITIES PROVIDED OR MADE AVAILABLE BY THE AUTHORITY  AND
BILLED DIRECTLY BY THE AUTHORITY TO THE USER OR SERVICE RECIPIENT PURSU-
ANT  TO  A  CLASSIFICATION  OF PERSON ADOPTED BY THE AUTHORITY AS HEREIN
PROVIDED SHALL BE A LIEN UPON  THE  REAL  PROPERTY  UPON  WHICH,  OR  IN
CONNECTION  WITH  WHICH, SERVICES ARE PROVIDED OR ARE MADE AVAILABLE, AS
AND FROM THE FIRST DATE FIXED FOR A PAYMENT  OF  SUCH  RATES,  FEES  AND
OTHER CHARGES. ANY SUCH LIEN SHALL TAKE PRECEDENCE OVER ALL OTHER LIENS,
OR  ENCUMBRANCES, EXCEPT TAXES OR ASSESSMENTS. THE CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFI-
CER OF THE AUTHORITY SHALL PREPARE AND TRANSMIT TO THE BOARD  OF  DIREC-
TORS OF THE COUNTY, ON OR BEFORE THE FIRST DAY OF NOVEMBER IN EACH YEAR,
A  LIST  OF  THOSE  PROPERTIES  USING  SUCH FACILITIES OR FOR WHICH SUCH
FACILITIES, SERVICES OR COMMODITIES WERE PROVIDED OR MADE AVAILABLE  AND
FROM  WHICH  THE PAYMENT OF RATES, FEES AND OTHER CHARGES ARE IN ARREARS
FOR A PERIOD OF NINETY DAYS OR MORE AFTER THE LAST DAY FIXED FOR PAYMENT
OF SUCH RATES, FEES AND OTHER CHARGES WITHOUT PENALTY.  THE  LIST  SHALL
CONTAIN A BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF SUCH PROPERTIES, THE NAMES OF THE PERSONS
OR CORPORATIONS LIABLE TO PAY FOR THE SAME, AND THE AMOUNT CHARGEABLE TO
EACH,  INCLUDING  PENALTIES  AND  INTEREST,  AS  APPLICABLE, COMPUTED TO
DECEMBER THIRTY-FIRST OF THAT YEAR. THE BOARD OF  DIRECTORS  SHALL  LEVY
SUCH SUMS AGAINST THE PROPERTIES LIABLE AND SHALL STATE THE AMOUNT THER-
EOF IN A SEPARATE COLUMN IN THE ANNUAL TAX ROLLS OF THE COUNTY UNDER THE
HEADING  "WATER  CHARGE". SUCH AMOUNTS, EXCLUDING PENALTIES AND INTEREST
IMPOSED BY THE COUNTY WHEN COLLECTED BY THE COUNTY COLLECTOR OR  RECEIV-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

S6471A - Details

Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Ren §§1197-r & 1197-s to be §§1197-y & 1197-z, ren §§1198-s & 1198-t to be §§1198-y & 1198-z, add §§1197-r & 1198-s, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
A8139C, A8139D

S6471A - Summary

Relates to method of collection of charges by the Water Authority of Great Neck North.

S6471A - Sponsor Memo

S6471A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 6471--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 14, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. MARTINS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations,  Authorities
  and   Commissions  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in  relation  to  method  of
  collection  of  charges by the Water Authority of Great Neck North and
  the Water Authority of Western Nassau County

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Sections  1197-r and 1197-s of the public authorities law
are renumbered sections 1197-y and 1197-z and a new  section  1197-r  is
added to read as follows:
  S  1197-R. CHARGES BY AUTHORITY; METHOD OF COLLECTION. ALL RATES, FEES
AND OTHER CHARGES FOR THE USE  OR  AVAILABILITY  OF  THE  FACILITIES  OR
SERVICES  OR COMMODITIES PROVIDED OR MADE AVAILABLE BY THE AUTHORITY AND
BILLED DIRECTLY BY THE AUTHORITY TO THE USER OR SERVICE RECIPIENT PURSU-
ANT TO THE RATE SCHEDULES ADOPTED BY THE AUTHORITY  AS  HEREIN  PROVIDED
SHALL BE A LIEN UPON THE REAL PROPERTY UPON WHICH, OR IN CONNECTION WITH
WHICH,  SERVICES  ARE  PROVIDED  OR  ARE MADE AVAILABLE, AS AND FROM THE
FIRST DATE FIXED FOR A PAYMENT OF SUCH RATES, FEES  AND  OTHER  CHARGES.
ANY SUCH LIEN SHALL TAKE PRECEDENCE OVER ALL OTHER LIENS, OR ENCUMBRANC-
ES,  EXCEPT  TAXES  OR  ASSESSMENTS.  THE CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER OF THE
AUTHORITY SHALL PREPARE AND TRANSMIT TO THE NASSAU  COUNTY  LEGISLATURE,
ON  OR  BEFORE  THE  FIRST DAY OF NOVEMBER IN EACH YEAR, A LIST OF THOSE
PROPERTIES USING SUCH FACILITIES OR FOR WHICH SUCH FACILITIES,  SERVICES
OR  COMMODITIES  WERE  PROVIDED  OR  MADE  AVAILABLE  AND FROM WHICH THE
PAYMENT OF RATES, FEES AND OTHER CHARGES ARE IN ARREARS FOR A PERIOD  OF
NINETY  DAYS OR MORE AFTER THE LAST DAY FIXED FOR PAYMENT OF SUCH RATES,
FEES AND OTHER CHARGES WITHOUT PENALTY. THE LIST SHALL CONTAIN  A  BRIEF
DESCRIPTION OF SUCH PROPERTIES, THE NAMES OF THE PERSONS OR CORPORATIONS
LIABLE TO PAY FOR THE SAME, AND THE AMOUNT CHARGEABLE TO EACH, INCLUDING
PENALTIES AND INTEREST, AS APPLICABLE, COMPUTED TO DECEMBER THIRTY-FIRST
OF THAT YEAR. THE NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE SHALL LEVY SUCH SUMS AGAINST
THE  PROPERTIES  LIABLE AND SHALL STATE THE AMOUNT THEREOF IN A SEPARATE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

S6471B - Details

Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Ren §§1197-r & 1197-s to be §§1197-y & 1197-z, ren §§1198-s & 1198-t to be §§1198-y & 1198-z, add §§1197-r & 1198-s, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
A8139C, A8139D

S6471B - Summary

Relates to method of collection of charges by the Water Authority of Great Neck North.

S6471B - Sponsor Memo

S6471B - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 6471--B
    Cal. No. 721

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 14, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. MARTINS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations,  Authorities
  and   Commissions  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to  said  committee  --  reported
  favorably  from  said  committee,  ordered to first and second report,
  ordered to a third reading, amended and ordered  reprinted,  retaining
  its place in the order of third reading

AN  ACT  to  amend  the public authorities law, in relation to method of
  collection of charges by the Water Authority of Great Neck North

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Sections  1197-r and 1197-s of the public authorities law
are renumbered sections 1197-y and 1197-z and a new  section  1197-r  is
added to read as follows:
  S  1197-R. CHARGES BY AUTHORITY; METHOD OF COLLECTION. ALL RATES, FEES
AND OTHER CHARGES FOR THE USE  OR  AVAILABILITY  OF  THE  FACILITIES  OR
SERVICES  OR COMMODITIES PROVIDED OR MADE AVAILABLE BY THE AUTHORITY AND
BILLED DIRECTLY BY THE AUTHORITY TO THE USER OR SERVICE RECIPIENT PURSU-
ANT TO THE RATE SCHEDULES ADOPTED BY THE AUTHORITY  AS  HEREIN  PROVIDED
SHALL BE A LIEN UPON THE REAL PROPERTY UPON WHICH, OR IN CONNECTION WITH
WHICH,  SERVICES  ARE  PROVIDED  OR  ARE MADE AVAILABLE, AS AND FROM THE
FIRST DATE FIXED FOR A PAYMENT OF SUCH RATES, FEES  AND  OTHER  CHARGES.
ANY SUCH LIEN SHALL TAKE PRECEDENCE OVER ALL OTHER LIENS, OR ENCUMBRANC-
ES,  EXCEPT  TAXES  OR  ASSESSMENTS.  THE CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER OF THE
AUTHORITY SHALL PREPARE AND TRANSMIT TO THE NASSAU  COUNTY  LEGISLATURE,
ON  OR  BEFORE  THE  FIRST DAY OF NOVEMBER IN EACH YEAR, A LIST OF THOSE
PROPERTIES USING SUCH FACILITIES OR FOR WHICH SUCH FACILITIES,  SERVICES
OR  COMMODITIES  WERE  PROVIDED  OR  MADE  AVAILABLE  AND FROM WHICH THE
PAYMENT OF RATES, FEES AND OTHER CHARGES ARE IN ARREARS FOR A PERIOD  OF
NINETY  DAYS OR MORE AFTER THE LAST DAY FIXED FOR PAYMENT OF SUCH RATES,
FEES AND OTHER CHARGES WITHOUT PENALTY. THE LIST SHALL CONTAIN  A  BRIEF
DESCRIPTION OF SUCH PROPERTIES, THE NAMES OF THE PERSONS OR CORPORATIONS
LIABLE TO PAY FOR THE SAME, AND THE AMOUNT CHARGEABLE TO EACH, INCLUDING
PENALTIES AND INTEREST, AS APPLICABLE, COMPUTED TO DECEMBER THIRTY-FIRST

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

assembly Bill A9140A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to providing for a reduced benefit plan upon a twenty percent or greater aggregate increase over the original premium rate of long term care insurance

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Apr 04, 2016 print number 9140a
amend and recommit to insurance
Jan 29, 2016 referred to insurance

A9140 - Details

Law Section:
Insurance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1117, Ins L

A9140 - Summary

Relates to offering an insured the option of a contingent non-forfeiture agreement upon a twenty percent or greater aggregate increase over the original premium rate of long term care insurance.

A9140 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  9140

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 29, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  SIMANOWITZ  -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Insurance

AN ACT to amend the insurance law, in relation to providing for  benefit
  reduction plans

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Section 1117 of the insurance law is amended  by  adding  a
new subsection (c-1) to read as follows:
   (C-1)  THE  PREMIUM  RATES  FOR SUCH CONTRACTS SHALL BE LEVEL FOR THE
DURATION OF THE POLICY OR CERTIFICATE EXCEPT WHERE A  RATE  INCREASE  IS
GRANTED  BY  THE  SUPERINTENDENT.  IF  A RATE INCREASE WOULD RESULT IN A
TWENTY PERCENT OR MORE AGGREGATE  INCREASE  OVER  THE  ORIGINAL  PREMIUM
RATE, AN INSURER SHALL, AT THE SAME TIME, OFFER AN INSURED THE OPTION OF
REDUCING BENEFITS FOR THE RATE OF THE LATEST PREMIUM PAID BY THE INSURED
FOR  THE  DURATION  OF THE LIFE OF THE POLICY OR CERTIFICATE. AN INSURED
SHALL AT SUCH TIME BE NOTIFIED OF THE SPECIFIC  REDUCTIONS  IN  COVERAGE
THAT WOULD ENSUE UPON SELECTING A REDUCED BENEFIT PLAN. AN INSURED SHALL
BE  NOTIFIED  OF  THE OPTION TO SELECT A REDUCED BENEFIT PLAN, UNDER THE
CONDITIONS PROVIDED FOR BY THIS SUBSECTION, PRIOR TO THE EXECUTION OF  A
POLICY OR CERTIFICATE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13233-01-5

A9140A - Details

Law Section:
Insurance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1117, Ins L

A9140A - Summary

Relates to offering an insured the option of a contingent non-forfeiture agreement upon a twenty percent or greater aggregate increase over the original premium rate of long term care insurance.

A9140A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 9140--A

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 29, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  SIMANOWITZ  -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Insurance -- committee discharged, bill amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the insurance law, in relation to providing for benefit
  reduction plans

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Section  1117 of the insurance law is amended by adding a
new subsection (c-1) to read as follows:
   (C-1) IF A RATE INCREASE WOULD RESULT IN A  TWENTY  PERCENT  OR  MORE
CUMULATIVE  AGGREGATE INCREASE OVER THE ORIGINAL ISSUED PREMIUM RATE, AN
INSURER SHALL, AT THE SAME TIME,  OFFER  AN  INSURED  THE  OPTION  OF  A
CONTINGENT  NON-FORFEITURE  AGREEMENT.  AN INSURED SHALL AT SUCH TIME BE
NOTIFIED OF THE SPECIFIC  STRUCTURE  OF  THE  CONTINGENT  NON-FORFEITURE
AGREEMENT.  AN  INSURED  SHALL  BE  NOTIFIED  OF  THE  OPTION CONTINGENT
NON-FORFEITURE AGREEMENT, UNDER THE  CONDITIONS  PROVIDED  FOR  BY  THIS
SUBSECTION, PRIOR TO THE EXECUTION OF A POLICY OR CERTIFICATE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






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                                                           LBD13233-02-6

assembly Bill A8389A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to providing for identification cards for individuals with autism spectrum disorder

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 17, 2016 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.538
rules report cal.538
reported
reported referred to rules
Jun 15, 2016 reported referred to ways and means
Apr 04, 2016 print number 8389a
amend (t) and recommit to transportation
Jan 06, 2016 referred to transportation
Sep 11, 2015 referred to transportation

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A8389 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6230A
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Add §13.42, Ment Hyg L

A8389 - Summary

Relates to providing for identification cards for individuals with autism spectrum disorder.

A8389 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  8389

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                           September 11, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. SANTABARBARA -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Transportation

AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in  relation  to  providing
  for identification cards for individuals with autism spectrum disorder

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The vehicle and traffic law is  amended  by  adding  a  new
article 17-D to read as follows:
                              ARTICLE 17-D
                      AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER CARD
SECTION 499-H. AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER CARD.
  S  499-H.  AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER CARD. UPON THE REQUEST OF A PERSON
WITH AN AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER, OR THE GUARDIAN OR CAREGIVER  OF  SUCH
PERSON,  THE  DEPARTMENT SHALL ISSUE, IN ACCORDANCE WITH ELIGIBILITY AND
DOCUMENTATION CRITERIA ESTABLISHED FOR SUCH PURPOSE AND FOR A FEE NOT TO
EXCEED FIVE DOLLARS, AN IDENTIFICATION CARD DENOTING  THAT  SUCH  PERSON
HAS BEEN MEDICALLY DIAGNOSED WITH AN AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER. SUCH CARD
SHALL  INDICATE  THE  NAME, ADDRESS AND DATE OF BIRTH OF THE CARD BEARER
AND, AT THE CARD BEARER'S DISCRETION, THE NAME AND PHONE  NUMBER  OF  AN
INDIVIDUAL  DESIGNATED  BY  THE  CARD  BEARER TO BE CONTACTED IN CASE OF
EMERGENCY. THE CARD SHALL CONTAIN A STATEMENT EXPLAINING AUTISM SPECTRUM
DISORDERS, AND HOW THEY MAY GIVE RISE TO PHYSICAL AGITATION  AND  IMPAIR
AN  INDIVIDUAL'S  ABILITY TO COMMUNICATE OR RESPOND TO DIRECTIONS.  SUCH
CARD SHALL FURTHER INDICATE THAT IT HAS BEEN ISSUED  BY  THE  DEPARTMENT
PURSUANT  TO  THIS  ARTICLE. THE IDENTIFICATION CARD MAY BE PRESENTED TO
LAW ENFORCEMENT AS NECESSARY.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11800-01-5

Co-Sponsors

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Multi-Sponsors

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A8389A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6230A
Law Section:
Mental Hygiene Law
Laws Affected:
Add §13.42, Ment Hyg L

A8389A - Summary

Relates to providing for identification cards for individuals with autism spectrum disorder.

A8389A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 8389--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                           September 11, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  SANTABARBARA, ABINANTI, SEPULVEDA, McDONALD,
  COLTON, MOSLEY, MONTESANO, COOK, ORTIZ, TITONE,  BENEDETTO,  ROBINSON,
  BLAKE, DUPREY, RICHARDSON, STECK, SCHIMEL, STIRPE, ZEBROWSKI, GOLDFED-
  ER,  LENTOL,  RUSSELL,  LINARES,  BARRETT,  GUNTHER,  RAMOS, SALADINO,
  PALMESANO, TITUS, WEPRIN, JAFFEE, WOERNER, MURRAY  --  Multi-Sponsored
  by  -- M. of A.  ABBATE, CERETTO, ENGLEBRIGHT, GALEF, McDONOUGH, RAIA,
  SIMON -- read once and referred to the Committee on Transportation  --
  recommitted  to  the  Committee  on  Transportation in accordance with
  Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the mental hygiene law, in  relation  to  providing  for
  identification cards for individuals with autism spectrum disorder

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The mental hygiene law is amended by adding a  new  section
13.42 to read as follows:
S 13.42 AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER CARD.
  (A)  THE  COMMISSIONER  SHALL  DEVELOP AN IDENTIFICATION CARD DENOTING
THAT A PERSON HAS BEEN  MEDICALLY  DIAGNOSED  WITH  AN  AUTISM  SPECTRUM
DISORDER.  SUCH IDENTIFICATION CARD MAY BE PRESENTED TO LAW ENFORCEMENT,
FIREFIGHTERS AND EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES PERSONNEL AS NECESSARY.
  (B)  UPON THE REQUEST OF A PERSON WITH AN AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER, OR
THE GUARDIAN OR CAREGIVER OF SUCH PERSON, THE OFFICE  SHALL  ISSUE  SUCH
AUTISM  SPECTRUM  DISORDER  CARD  IN  ACCORDANCE  WITH  ELIGIBILITY  AND
DOCUMENTATION CRITERIA ESTABLISHED BY THE OFFICE FOR A FEE NOT TO EXCEED
FIVE DOLLARS.
  (C) THE FRONT OF SUCH CARD SHALL INDICATE THAT IT HAS BEEN  ISSUED  BY
THE OFFICE PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION AND SHALL INCLUDE:
  (1) THE CARD BEARER'S NAME;
  (2) THE CARD BEARER'S ADDRESS;
  (3) THE CARD BEARER'S DATE OF BIRTH; AND

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                                                           LBD11800-02-6

senate Bill S7060A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the city school district of Syracuse

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Apr 04, 2016 print number 7060a
amend and recommit to education
Mar 21, 2016 referred to education

S7060 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9547A
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3635, Ed L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
A9547A

S7060 - Summary

Relates to transportation services for children residing in the city school district of the city of Syracuse.

S7060 - Sponsor Memo

S7060 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  7060

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 21, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. VALESKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Education

AN ACT to amend the education  law,  in  relation  to  the  city  school
  district of the city of Syracuse

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section  3635  of  the  education  law  is
amended by adding a new paragraph h to read as follows:
  H.  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  OTHER  PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, THE
CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT OF THE CITY OF SYRACUSE, PURSUANT TO ADOPTION OF  A
RESOLUTION  BY  THE BOARD OF EDUCATION SETTING FORTH A PLAN, MAY PROVIDE
TRANSPORTATION SERVICES FOR CHILDREN RESIDING IN THE DISTRICT  WHO  LIVE
MORE THAN ONE-HALF MILE FROM THE SCHOOL THEY LEGALLY ATTEND. SUCH TRANS-
PORTATION,  IF  OFFERED,  SHALL  BE  PROVIDED  FOR  EACH STUDENT UP TO A
DISTANCE OF FIFTEEN MILES AND SHALL BE OFFERED EQUALLY TO  ALL  CHILDREN
IN  LIKE  CIRCUMSTANCES  RESIDING  IN  THE  DISTRICT. FOR THE PURPOSE OF
COMPUTING  APPROVED  TRANSPORTATION  EXPENSES  FOR  TRANSPORTATION  AID,
EXPENSES FOR TRANSPORTATION PROVIDED PURSUANT TO THIS PARAGRAPH SHALL BE
INCLUDED.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14657-01-6

S7060A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9547A
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3635, Ed L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
A9547A

S7060A - Summary

Relates to transportation services for children residing in the city school district of the city of Syracuse.

S7060A - Sponsor Memo

S7060A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 7060--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 21, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. VALESKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Education  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  education  law,  in relation to the city school
  district of the city of Syracuse

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Subdivision  1  of  section  3635 of the education law is
amended by adding a new paragraph h to read as follows:
  H. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW  TO  THE  CONTRARY,  THE
CITY  SCHOOL DISTRICT OF THE CITY OF SYRACUSE, PURSUANT TO ADOPTION OF A
RESOLUTION BY THE BOARD OF EDUCATION SETTING FORTH  A  PLAN,  MAY  ENTER
INTO  A  PILOT  PROGRAM NOT TO EXCEED FIVE SCHOOL YEARS BEGINNING IN THE
TWO THOUSAND SIXTEEN--TWO THOUSAND  SEVENTEEN  SCHOOL  YEAR  TO  PROVIDE
TRANSPORTATION  SERVICES  FOR  CHILDREN  RESIDING  WITHIN  THE  DISTRICT
ATTENDING KINDERGARTEN THROUGH GRADE FIVE WHO LIVE ONE MILE OR MORE FROM
THE SCHOOL THEY LEGALLY ATTEND. SUCH TRANSPORTATION SHALL BE  RESTRICTED
TO TRANSPORTATION TO AND FROM CHILDREN'S HOMES OR BEFORE OR AFTER-SCHOOL
CHILD CARE LOCATIONS AND, IF OFFERED, SHALL BE PROVIDED FOR EACH STUDENT
UP  TO  A DISTANCE OF FIFTEEN MILES, PROVIDED, HOWEVER THAT THE BOARD OF
EDUCATION OF THE CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT  MAY  APPROVE  TRANSPORTATION  FOR
CHILDREN WHO LIVE WITHIN ONE MILE FROM THE SCHOOL THEY LEGALLY ATTEND IF
SUCH  TRANSPORTATION IS NECESSARY DUE TO SAFETY CONCERNS. TRANSPORTATION
PURSUANT TO THIS PARAGRAPH SHALL BE OFFERED EQUALLY TO ALL  CHILDREN  IN
LIKE CIRCUMSTANCES RESIDING IN THE DISTRICT.  FOR THE PURPOSE OF COMPUT-
ING  APPROVED  TRANSPORTATION  EXPENSES FOR TRANSPORTATION AID, EXPENSES
FOR  TRANSPORTATION  PROVIDED  PURSUANT  TO  THIS  PARAGRAPH  SHALL   BE
INCLUDED.  THE  CITY  SCHOOL  DISTRICT  OF  THE CITY OF SYRACUSE   SHALL
PROVIDE A REPORT TO THE GOVERNOR,  THE  SPEAKER  OF  THE  ASSEMBLY,  THE
TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE AND THE COMMISSIONER ON THE RESULTS OF
THE  FIRST FOUR YEARS OF THE PILOT PROGRAM, INCLUDING THE COST AND BENE-
FIT ANALYSIS OF INCREASED OR DECREASED COSTS FOR  THE  THE  CITY  SCHOOL
DISTRICT  AND  THE STATE, ON OR BEFORE SEPTEMBER FIFTEENTH, TWO THOUSAND
TWENTY.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

K1156

Honoring Thomas E. Workman upon the occasion of his retirement after many years of distinguished service to the Life Insurance Counc...

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K1156


LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring Thomas E. Workman upon the occasion of
his retirement after many years of distinguished service to the Life
Insurance Council of New York, Inc.

WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body to acknowledge the
significant milestones in the distinguished careers of esteemed resi-
dents of this noble Empire State; and
WHEREAS, Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its long-
standing traditions, this Legislative Body is justly proud to honor
Thomas E. Workman upon the occasion of his retirement after many years
of distinguished service to the Life Insurance Council of New York,
Inc.; and
WHEREAS, A resident of New York City, Thomas E. Workman was born on
April 3, 1944, in Galion, Ohio; and
WHEREAS, For the past 17 years, this esteemed man has rendered faith-
ful, conscientious and valuable service to the Life Insurance Council of
New York, Inc.; and
WHEREAS, Since September of 1999, Thomas E. Workman has served as
president and chief executive officer of the Life Insurance Council of
New York, Inc. (LICONY), the trade association representing life insur-
ance companies based or otherwise operating in New York State, as well
as allied professional firms; and
WHEREAS, Prior to serving in this capacity, Thomas E. Workman devel-
oped and was chair of the Insurance Law Practice Group at Bricker &
Eckler LLP, a Columbus, Ohio based law firm where he served as an asso-
ciate from 1973 to 1977, and partner from 1977 to 1999; and
WHEREAS, Thomas E. Workman served as a captain in the United States
Army Judge Advocate General's Corps from 1970 to 1973; and
WHEREAS, Thomas E. Workman received his bachelor of science degree in
business administration and his juris doctor degree from The Ohio State
University; he is admitted to the bars of the State of New York, the
State of Ohio, the Supreme Court of the United States, the United States
Court of Military Appeals, and the United States District Court, South-
ern District of Ohio, Eastern Division; and
WHEREAS, Active within his profession, Thomas E. Workman recently
served as the delegate representing the Association of Life Insurance
Counsel in the House of Delegates of the American Bar Association, and
he is a past member of the Board of the Association of Life Insurance
Counsel; he is a past chair of the Life Insurance Law Committee of the
American Bar Association, and a past chair of the board of directors of
the Federation of Regulatory Counsel; and
WHEREAS, Thomas E. Workman is currently a member of the Insurance Law
Committee of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, the
Fellows of the American Bar Foundation, the New York State Bar Associ-
ation and the Ohio State Bar Association; and
WHEREAS, In addition, he serves as a trustee of The Griffith Founda-
tion for Insurance Education, and on the board of directors of the West-
field Companies, a leading, regional family of property-casualty insur-
ance companies headquartered in Westfield Center, Ohio; and
WHEREAS, Thomas E. Workman has been the proud recipient of countless
awards and accolades including the 2015 Corporate Social Responsibility
Award for Distinguished Service in Promoting Community Investment and
Corporate Volunteerism across New York State, the Buist M. Anderson
Distinguished Service Award, the Life Insurance Lifetime Achievement
Award, the Friend of Israel Award, Citizen of the Year and the Good
Scout Award; and

WHEREAS, In his capacity as president and chief executive officer,
Thomas E. Workman served with loyalty, honor and distinction; and
WHEREAS, With him throughout have been his wife, Pam, his two chil-
dren, Thomas (Catherine) and Sarah (Mark), and five grandchildren,
Massimo, Lilia Grace, Quintino, Vivia Rosina and Eleanor, all of whom
feel privileged to be a part of his life and rejoice in his achieve-
ments; and
WHEREAS, In his official acts, Thomas E. Workman was governed by a
keen sense of duty and always showed a unique grasp of human problems,
earning him the admiration, esteem and affection of his colleagues; now,
therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor Thomas E. Workman upon the occasion of his retirement after many
years of distinguished service to the Life Insurance Council of New
York, Inc.; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Thomas E. Workman.

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  • 31 / Mar / 2016
    • ADOPTED

Resolution Details

Law Section:
Resolutions, Legislative

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