Legislation

This Senator is no longer serving in the New York State Senate.

Bills
Resolutions

Requires state authorities to conduct open meetings and provide an internet broadcast of its meetings, where practicable


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

September 09, 2016

Signed by Governor

Allows persons 60 years or older in buildings operated by the New York city housing authority to keep common household pets


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

June 15, 2016

Passed Senate

Relates to conforming the definition of palliative care throughout the public health law


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

June 15, 2016

In Senate Committee

Requires gas and electric utilities to make available to landlords upon request information concerning gas and electric charges incurred for residential premises


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

June 13, 2016

In Senate Committee

Authorizes the attorney general to bring an action for violation of the prohibitions concerning unlawful selling practices and specifies damages awardable


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

June 09, 2016

In Senate Committee

Relates to translation services for certain orders by courts of competent jurisdiction


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

June 09, 2016

Passed Senate

Relates to suicide prevention


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

June 08, 2016

Passed Senate

Requires regulations to notify vendors of WIC reimbursement discrepancies and the reason for such discrepancy


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

June 02, 2016

In Senate Committee

Caps the amount of collectible rent increases due to major capital improvements at six percent of the legal regulated rent


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

May 19, 2016

In Senate Committee

Prohibits the collection of rent arrearages accruing prior to the date of approval of an application for an adjustment in the legal regulated rent based upon a major capital improvement


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

May 19, 2016

In Senate Committee

Provides for a deduction from personal gross income for expenses incurred in the adoption of a child in the foster care system


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

May 12, 2016

In Senate Committee

Relates to global warming pollution control


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

May 03, 2016

In Senate Committee