Dear Students,

Thank you for your wonderful contribution to the New York State Senate’s Earth Day Poster Contest.   This year we received many outstanding posters that exemplify the creativity of the young people in the 8th Senatorial District.

Each entry from my District displayed tremendous originality and vision as well as obvious concern for the ecological future of our communities and our state.  I am proud of your work and that of your classmates, and encourage you to continue to study and learn more about the serious challenges that face our environment.

Dear Students,

Thank you for your wonderful contribution to the New York State Senate’s Earth Day Poster Contest.   This year we received many outstanding posters that exemplify the creativity of the young people in the 60th Senatorial District.

Each entry from my District displayed tremendous originality and vision as well as obvious concern for the ecological future of our communities and our state.  I am proud of your work and that of your classmates, and encourage you to continue to study and learn more about the serious challenges that face our environment.

Dear Students,

Thank you for your wonderful contribution to the New York State Senate’s Earth Day Poster Contest.   This year we received many outstanding posters that exemplify the creativity of the young people in the 7th Senatorial District.

Each entry from my District displayed tremendous originality and vision as well as obvious concern for the ecological future of our communities and our state.  I am proud of your work and that of your classmates, and encourage you to continue to study and learn more about the serious challenges that face our environment.

Dear Students,

Thank you for your wonderful contribution to the New York State Senate’s Earth Day Poster Contest.   This year we received many outstanding posters that exemplify the creativity of the young people in the 4th Senatorial District.

Each entry from my District displayed tremendous originality and vision as well as obvious concern for the ecological future of our communities and our state.  I am proud of your work and that of your classmates, and encourage you to continue to study and learn more about the serious challenges that face our environment.

Dear Students,

Thank you for your wonderful contribution to the New York State Senate’s Earth Day Poster Contest.   This year we received many outstanding posters that exemplify the creativity of the young people in the 2nd Senatorial District.

Each entry from my District displayed tremendous originality and vision as well as obvious concern for the ecological future of our communities and our state.  I am proud of your work and that of your classmates, and encourage you to continue to study and learn more about the serious challenges that face our environment.

Dear Students,

Thank you for your wonderful contribution to the New York State Senate’s Earth Day Poster Contest.   This year we received many outstanding posters that exemplify the creativity of the young people in the 1st Senatorial District.

Each entry from my District displayed tremendous originality and vision as well as obvious concern for the ecological future of our communities and our state.  I am proud of your work and that of your classmates, and encourage you to continue to study and learn more about the serious challenges that face our environment.

senate Bill S7310

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Exempts the city of Olean from article four of the general city law

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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
Aug 19, 2016 signed chap.274
Aug 08, 2016 delivered to governor
Jun 16, 2016 returned to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
ordered to third reading rules cal.453
substituted for a9926
Jun 06, 2016 referred to cities
delivered to assembly
passed senate
home rule request
May 09, 2016 advanced to third reading
May 05, 2016 2nd report cal.
May 04, 2016 1st report cal.703
Apr 13, 2016 referred to cities

S7310 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9926
Law Section:
General City Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §57, Gen City L

S7310 - Summary

Exempts the city of Olean from article four of the general city law.

S7310 - Sponsor Memo

S7310 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7310

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 13, 2016
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the general city law, in relation to exempting the  city
  of Olean from article four of the general city law

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 57 of the  general  city  law,  as
separately  amended  by  chapters  639  and  661 of the laws of 1993, is
amended to read as follows:
  1. This article shall not apply to any of the  following  cities:  New
York, Binghamton, Schenectady, Elmira, Beacon, Hornell, OLEAN and Pough-
keepsie.
  S  2.  This  act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall
have become a law.







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senate Bill S6748A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to increasing the penalty for a moving violation which results in the serious bodily injury or death of another person

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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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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 11, 2016 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 09, 2016 advanced to third reading
May 05, 2016 2nd report cal.
May 04, 2016 1st report cal.657
Apr 13, 2016 print number 6748a
amend and recommit to transportation
Feb 16, 2016 referred to transportation

Co-Sponsors

S6748 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9291A
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1800, V & T L

S6748 - Summary

Provides a minimum penalty of $300 for a moving violation which results in the serious bodily injury or death of another person.

S6748 - Sponsor Memo

S6748 - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 6748                                                  A. 9291

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            February 16, 2016
                               ___________

IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. FUNKE -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation

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

AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to the  penalty
  for  a  moving violation which results in the serious bodily injury or
  death of another person

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

  Section  1.  Section 1800 of the vehicle and traffic law is amended by
adding a new subdivision (i) to read as follows:
  (I) EVERY PERSON CONVICTED OF A TRAFFIC INFRACTION FOR A VIOLATION  OF
ANY ORDINANCE, ORDER, RULE OR REGULATION ADOPTED PURSUANT TO TITLE SEVEN
OF  THIS CHAPTER WHICH INVOLVES A MOVING VIOLATION WITH A MOTOR VEHICLE,
WHERE SUCH VIOLATION RESULTS IN THE SERIOUS BODILY INJURY  OR  DEATH  OF
ANOTHER  PERSON,  SHALL  BE  PUNISHABLE  BY A FINE OF NO LESS THAN THREE
HUNDRED DOLLARS.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the sixtieth  day  after  it  shall
have become a law.





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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14060-01-6

Co-Sponsors

S6748A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9291A
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1800, V & T L

S6748A - Summary

Provides a minimum penalty of $300 for a moving violation which results in the serious bodily injury or death of another person.

S6748A - Sponsor Memo

S6748A - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 6748--A                                            A. 9291--A

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            February 16, 2016
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- Introduced by Sens. FUNKE, YOUNG -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Trans-
  portation  -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. THIELE, NOJAY  --  read  once  and
  referred  to  the Committee on Transportation -- committee discharged,
  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended  and  recommitted  to  said
  committee

AN  ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to the penalty
  for a moving violation which results in the serious bodily  injury  or
  death of another person

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

  Section 1. Section 1800 of the vehicle and traffic law is  amended  by
adding a new subdivision (i) to read as follows:
  (I)  EVERY PERSON CONVICTED OF A TRAFFIC INFRACTION FOR A VIOLATION OF
ANY ORDINANCE, ORDER, RULE OR REGULATION ADOPTED PURSUANT TO TITLE SEVEN
OF THIS CHAPTER WHICH INVOLVES A MOVING VIOLATION WITH A MOTOR  VEHICLE,
WHERE  SUCH  VIOLATION  RESULTS IN THE SERIOUS BODILY INJURY OR DEATH OF
ANOTHER PERSON, SHALL BE GUILTY OF A MISDEMEANOR, WHICH SHALL BE PUNISH-
ABLE BY A FINE OF NO LESS THAN THREE HUNDRED DOLLARS, OR IMPRISONMENT OF
NOT MORE THAN THIRTY DAYS OR BOTH SUCH FINE AND  IMPRISONMENT,  AND  THE
COMPLETION  OF A MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT PREVENTION COURSE, AS DEFINED BY
ARTICLE TWELVE-B OF THIS CHAPTER.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the sixtieth  day  after  it  shall
have become a law.



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assembly Bill A2903A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Directs the public service commission to undertake a study of consumer protections adopted by electric corporations and utilities

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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 13, 2016 print number 2903a
amend and recommit to energy
Jan 06, 2016 referred to energy
Jan 20, 2015 referred to energy

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A2903 - Details

Law Section:
Public Services
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A2708
2011-2012: A7777A

A2903 - Summary

Directs the public service commission to undertake a study of consumer protections adopted by electric corporations and utilities; includes reporting on the adequacy of the public service commission's assistance to customers facing disconnection of utility service.

A2903 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2903

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 20, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. SIMOTAS, CAHILL, HEVESI, WEPRIN, COLTON, ROSEN-
  THAL, PERRY, JAFFEE, HOOPER, MOYA -- Multi-Sponsored by --  M.  of  A.
  GLICK,  LUPARDO,  MARKEY -- read once and referred to the Committee on
  Energy

AN ACT to direct the public service commission to undertake a  study  of
  consumer protections adopted by electric corporations and utilities

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

  Section 1. The New York State public service commission  shall  under-
take  an  immediate  study  of  consumer protections adopted by electric
corporations and municipalities ("utilities") pursuant to article  2  of
the  public service law and provide a report to the governor, the tempo-
rary president of the senate, the speaker of the assembly, the chair  of
the  senate  committee on energy and telecommunications and the chair of
the assembly committee on energy. Such report shall include an  analysis
of the effectiveness of current utility procedures for notifying custom-
ers  in  arrears on utility charges of how they may avoid termination of
electric, gas or steam service, including the availability  of  deferred
payment  agreements.  In addition, such report shall review the adequacy
of the commission's assistance to customers negotiating deferred payment
agreements with utilities in lieu of disconnection of service  including
the  number  of deferred payment plans by utility service territory; the
number of incidences, if any, in which utilities have required more than
the lawfully allowed level of down payments or  deferred  payments  from
customers  seeking to connect service or avoid disconnection; the effec-
tiveness and availability of the commission's shutoff hotline in receiv-
ing calls from customers facing termination of electric, gas  and  steam
service;  the call volume to such hotline in each utility service terri-
tory; the monthly number of  electric  and  natural  gas  customers  who
previously received utility bill assistance from the Home Energy Assist-
ance  Program  whose service was terminated for bill collection purposes

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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01298-01-5

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A2903A - Details

Law Section:
Public Services
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A2708
2011-2012: A7777A

A2903A - Summary

Directs the public service commission to undertake a study of consumer protections adopted by electric corporations and utilities; includes reporting on the adequacy of the public service commission's assistance to customers facing disconnection of utility service.

A2903A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2903--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 20, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. SIMOTAS, CAHILL, HEVESI, WEPRIN, COLTON, ROSEN-
  THAL, PERRY, JAFFEE, HOOPER, MOYA -- Multi-Sponsored by --  M.  of  A.
  GLICK,  LUPARDO,  MARKEY -- read once and referred to the Committee on
  Energy -- recommitted to the Committee on Energy  in  accordance  with
  Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to direct the public service commission to undertake a study of
  consumer protections adopted by electric corporations and utilities

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

  Section  1.  The New York State public service commission shall under-
take an immediate study of  consumer  protections  adopted  by  electric
corporations  and  municipalities ("utilities") pursuant to article 2 of
the public service law and provide a report to the governor, the  tempo-
rary  president of the senate, the speaker of the assembly, the chair of
the senate committee on energy and telecommunications and the  chair  of
the  assembly committee on energy. Such report shall include an analysis
of the effectiveness of current utility procedures for notifying custom-
ers in arrears on utility charges of how they may avoid  termination  of
electric,  gas  or steam service, including the availability of deferred
payment agreements. In addition, such report shall review  the  adequacy
of the commission's assistance to customers negotiating deferred payment
agreements  with utilities in lieu of disconnection of service including
the number of deferred payment plans by utility service  territory;  the
number of incidences, if any, in which utilities have required more than
the  lawfully  allowed  level of down payments or deferred payments from
customers seeking to connect service or avoid disconnection; the  effec-
tiveness and availability of the commission's shutoff hotline in receiv-
ing  calls  from customers facing termination of electric, gas and steam
service; the call volume to such hotline in each utility service  terri-
tory;  the  monthly  number  of  electric  and natural gas customers who

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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01298-05-6

assembly Bill A7016A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Provides that persons in parental relation to a child refusing to immunize such child for religious reasons, shall file with the school an affidavit that the risks of such failure to immunize

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  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Apr 13, 2016 print number 7016a
amend and recommit to health
Jan 06, 2016 referred to health
Apr 20, 2015 referred to health

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A7016 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4733A
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2164, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S4733A

A7016 - Summary

Provides that persons in parental relation to a child refusing to immunize such child for religious reasons, shall file with the school an affidavit signed by a physician, stating that such physician has explained to the parent, parents or guardian the risks to the child and to other individuals of failure to immunize the child.

A7016 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7016

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 20, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. SIMOTAS -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law,  in  relation  to  the  religious
  exemption from mandatory immunization of a child

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 9 of section 2164 of the public health law,  as
separately  amended  by  chapters  405  and  538 of the laws of 1989, is
amended to read as follows:
  9. This section shall not apply to [children] A  CHILD  whose  parent,
parents,  or  guardian  hold genuine and sincere religious beliefs which
are contrary to the practices [herein] required BY THIS SECTION, and  no
certificate shall be required as a prerequisite to such [children] CHILD
being  admitted  or received into school or attending school.  PROVIDED,
HOWEVER, THAT THE EXEMPTION GRANTED BY THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL ONLY APPLY
TO A CHILD WHOSE PARENT,  PARENTS  OR  GUARDIAN  HAS  SUBMITTED  TO  THE
SCHOOL,  WHICH  THE  CHILD  IS  TO BE ADMITTED OR ATTENDS, AN AFFIDAVIT,
SIGNED  BY  A  PHYSICIAN  LICENSED  PURSUANT  TO  ARTICLE  ONE   HUNDRED
THIRTY-ONE  OF  THE EDUCATION LAW AND AUTHORIZED TO ADMINISTER IMMUNIZA-
TIONS, STATING THAT SUCH PHYSICIAN HAS INFORMED AND DISCUSSED WITH  SUCH
PARENT,  PARENTS OR GUARDIAN THE MEDICAL RISKS TO THE CHILD AND TO OTHER
INDIVIDUALS OF FAILING TO BE IMMUNIZED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THIS  SECTION,
BASED  UPON  INFORMATION  RELATING THERETO ISSUED BY THE FEDERAL CENTERS
FOR DISEASE CONTROL.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the thirtieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.


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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09272-02-5

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Multi-Sponsors

A7016A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4733A
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2164, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S4733A

A7016A - Summary

Provides that persons in parental relation to a child refusing to immunize such child for religious reasons, shall file with the school an affidavit signed by a physician, stating that such physician has explained to the parent, parents or guardian the risks to the child and to other individuals of failure to immunize the child.

A7016A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 7016--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 20, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. SIMOTAS, McDONALD, BUCHWALD, SKOUFIS -- Multi-
  Sponsored by -- M. of A. ARROYO, McDONOUGH -- read once  and  referred
  to  the  Committee on Health -- recommitted to the Committee on Health
  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 public health law,  in  relation  to  the  religious
  exemption from mandatory immunization of a child

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 9 of section 2164 of the public health law,  as
amended  by  chapter  401  of  the  laws  of 2015, is amended to read as
follows:
  9. This section shall not apply to [children] A  CHILD  whose  parent,
parents,  or  guardian  hold genuine and sincere religious beliefs which
are contrary to the practices [herein] required BY THIS SECTION, and  no
certificate shall be required as a prerequisite to such [children] CHILD
being  admitted  or received into school or attending school.  PROVIDED,
HOWEVER, THAT THE EXEMPTION GRANTED BY THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL ONLY APPLY
TO A CHILD WHOSE PARENT,  PARENTS  OR  GUARDIAN  HAS  SUBMITTED  TO  THE
SCHOOL,  WHICH  THE  CHILD  IS  TO BE ADMITTED OR ATTENDS, AN AFFIDAVIT,
SIGNED  BY  A  PHYSICIAN  LICENSED  PURSUANT  TO  ARTICLE  ONE   HUNDRED
THIRTY-ONE  OF  THE EDUCATION LAW AND AUTHORIZED TO ADMINISTER IMMUNIZA-
TIONS, STATING THAT SUCH PHYSICIAN HAS INFORMED AND DISCUSSED WITH  SUCH
PARENT,  PARENTS OR GUARDIAN THE MEDICAL RISKS TO THE CHILD AND TO OTHER
INDIVIDUALS OF FAILING TO BE IMMUNIZED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THIS  SECTION,
BASED  UPON  INFORMATION  RELATING THERETO ISSUED BY THE FEDERAL CENTERS
FOR DISEASE CONTROL.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the thirtieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.

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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09272-04-6