Legislation

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

Bills
Resolutions

Relates to prevailing wages for service workers; repealer


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

December 23, 2010

Vetoed by Governor

Broadens scope of prevailing wage requirements for service employees and establishes criminal penalties for violations


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

December 23, 2010

Vetoed by Governor

Increases the amount of exemptions in bankruptcy proceedings and money judgments; provides a choice between state and federal exemptions


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

December 22, 2010

Signed by Governor

Continues and expands New York's program for use of electronic means for filing certain papers in civil litigation in supreme court and other courts


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

September 17, 2010

Signed by Governor

Provides for orders of attachment against a foreign state


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

August 30, 2010

Signed by Governor

Enacts Ian's Law, which provides enhanced consumer protections in the event of an insurer's discontinuance of coverage


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

August 13, 2010

Signed by Governor

Relates to criminal obstruction of breathing or blood circulation and strangulation


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

August 13, 2010

Signed by Governor

Relates to increasing property values which are exempt from the satisfaction of a money judgement


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

August 04, 2010

Passed Senate

Relates to prevailing wages for service workers; repealer


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

July 15, 2010

In Senate Committee

Establishes the NY fraud, enforcement and recovery act


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

July 09, 2010

In Senate Committee

Prohibits the imposition of a surcharge by a seller in a sales transaction on a holder who uses a debit card


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

June 30, 2010

Passed Senate

Relates to structured settlements


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

June 29, 2010

On Floor Calendar