Legislation

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

Bills
Resolutions

Relates to Buffalo fiscal stability authority financial crisis determination


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

December 13, 2010

Vetoed by Governor

Suspends hydraulic fracturing for the extraction of natural gas or oil


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

December 13, 2010

Vetoed by Governor

Directs state building code council to study standardization of state and local building permits to facilitate increased use of solar and wind energy systems


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

October 20, 2010

Signed by Governor

Prohibits the manufacture, distribution and sale of child care products containing bisphenol A


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

July 30, 2010

Signed by Governor

Allows an action for unlawful discriminatory practice to be brought within three years after dismissal for administrative convenience


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

July 30, 2010

Vetoed by Governor

Relates to phosphorus in household cleansing products and lawn fertilizer


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

July 15, 2010

Signed by Governor

Relates to the regulation of the use of the state's water resources; repealer


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

July 01, 2010

Passed Senate

Relates to tax credits provided for solar energy system equipment


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

July 01, 2010

Passed Senate

Relates to the reduction of mercury in mercury-added lamps


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

June 30, 2010

On Floor Calendar

Establishes the green jobs workforce subcommittee of the state workforce investment board


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

June 30, 2010

On Floor Calendar

Relates to the number of reverse vending machines required for mandatory acceptance of empty beverage containers


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

June 30, 2010

Passed Senate

Relates to mercury-added consumer products; repealer


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

June 29, 2010

In Senate Committee