Senator Brad Hoylman

WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW 
By Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz 
District 32 Bronx County, New York 
Tel 718-991-3161 

The Problem with Puerto Rico is its Status Colonial

You should know that my beautiful Island of Puerto Rico, where I was born and grew up, is going through a very difficult financial crisis with a historic deficit of $72 billion dollars.

Report features day care centers with dangerous, persistent health code violations — that lie to parents about their records

MTA Bus Town Hall

Join your neighbors and the MTA to address ways to improve bus service in your neighborhood. 

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015 6:30 p.m. Manny Cantor Center, 6th floor, 197 East Broadway (between Jefferson and Clinton)

In cooperation with: Congresswomen Maloney and Velazquez, Public Advocate James, Comptroller Stringer, Manhattan Borough President Brewer, State Senator Hoylman, Assemblymembers Glick, Kavanagh and Silver, Councilmembers Chin, Johnson and Mendez, Manhattan Community Boards 1, 2, and 3, and Riders Alliance

Campbell, N.Y., November 4—State Senator Tom O’Mara (R,I,C-Big Flats) released the following statement on today’s announcement that the Kraft-Heinz facility in Campbell (Steuben County) will only operate in its current capacity for the next 12 to 24 months:

“I am extremely disappointed that, once again, Southern Tier workers and Southern Tier families are being left behind under Governor Cuomo and Senator Schumer's announced agreement with Kraft-Heinz which will result in the ultimate closure of the Kraft plant in Campbell.

There’s been much discussion recently of exploitation of tenants related to preferential rent deals. It’s very important that people have all the facts about preferential rents, and these fact sheets provided by the Metropolitan Council on Housing and the New York State Division of Housing and Community Renewal provide lots of useful information.

On October 30th, Senator Krueger offered joint testimony along with Assembly Member Richard Gottfried before the New York City Council Housing and Buildings Committee, regarding Intro. 826, sponsored by Council Member Helen Rosenthal. Complete testimony can be read below.

 

State Senator James Sanders Jr. (D-Rochdale Village) held a Community Clergy Breakfast on October 30th at First Presbyterian Church in Far Rockaway, bringing together faith-based leaders of different denominations from across the district to share information and discuss ways they can help their congregations.
 

senate Bill S6085

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Prohibits smoking within fifteen feet of a designated school bus stop during certain times

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Jan 06, 2016 referred to health
Nov 04, 2015 referred to rules

S6085 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1622
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1399-o, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
A9826, S7520

S6085 - Summary

Prohibits smoking within fifteen feet of a designated school bus stop during certain times.

S6085 - Sponsor Memo

S6085 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6085

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            November 4, 2015
                               ___________

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

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  public  health  law,  in  relation  to  smoking
  restrictions

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 1399-o of  the  public  health  is
amended by adding a new paragraph c to read as follows:
  C.  WITHIN  FIFTEEN FEET OF ANY DESIGNATED SCHOOL BUS STOP BETWEEN THE
HOURS OF SIX ANTE MERIDIAN AND EIGHT ANTE MERIDIAN, BETWEEN THE HOURS OF
TWO POST MERIDIAN AND SIX POST MERIDIAN, AND ANY OTHER TIME DURING WHICH
STUDENTS MAY BE BOARDING OR ALIGHTING FROM A SCHOOL BUS AT  SUCH  SCHOOL
BUS STOPS.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06136-01-5

Sen. Valesky was in attendance on November 4, 2015 when the State Department of Transportation unveiled signs designating the bridges carrying northbound and southbound Interstate 481 over the New York State Thruway, in the town of DeWitt, as the “Deputy Sheriff Glenn Searles Memorial Bridge.” Deputy Sheriff Searles was killed in 2003 while helping a motorist in distress on the bridge. Sen. Valesky sponsored the legislation to create the designation.

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