Legislation

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De-criminalizes the personal possession of marihuana; relates to certain pleas; specifies requirements with respect to bills affecting correctional populations


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

January 03, 2018

In Senate Codes Committee

Relates to warning voters about New York's closed primary system on voter registration forms


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

January 03, 2018

In Senate Elections Committee

Establishes a living wage rate


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

January 03, 2018

In Senate Labor Committee

Relates to political contributions


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

January 03, 2018

In Senate Elections Committee

Requires Medicaid coverage of both blood testing and skin prick testing for allergies


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

November 29, 2017

Vetoed by Governor

Authorizes the housing and shelter of destitute, refugee, delinquent and/or disabled persons upon certain state land in the Bronx conveyed to the Catholic Guardian Services in 2004


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

August 21, 2017

Signed by Governor

Provides for clarification of the disposition of human remains


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

July 17, 2017

In Senate Health Committee

Provides that freestanding diagnostic and treatment centers receiving comprehensive family planning reproductive health services grants, shall be eligible for state aid for indigent care


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

May 23, 2017

In Senate Finance Committee

Enables veterans to receive benefit information upon applying for or renewing a driver's license


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

May 23, 2017

Passed Senate

Establishes an age-appropriate sex education grant program, to be referred to as the healthy teens act


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

May 23, 2017

In Senate Finance Committee

Sets nutrition standards for restaurants distributing incentive items aimed at children


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

May 02, 2017

In Senate Codes Committee

Relates to rights of residents of adult care facilities


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

May 01, 2017

In Senate Social Services Committee

Memorializing Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to proclaim June 2017, as Immigrant Heritage Month in the State of New York

Jun 13, 2017

ADOPTED

Gustavo Rivera

Paying tribute to the life and community service of Francis "Al" Chapman who passed away on Saturday, February 18th, 2017

Jun 06, 2017

ADOPTED

Gustavo Rivera

Paying tribute to the life and valiant service of Battalion Chief Michael J. Fahy who died in the line of duty on September 27, 2016

Jan 10, 2017

ADOPTED

Gustavo Rivera

Memorializing Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to proclaim June 2016 as Immigrant Heritage Month in the State of New York

Jun 02, 2016

ADOPTED

Gustavo Rivera

Commending the Edward T. Rogowsky Internship Program for its continued service to its students including holding the annual Model Senate Session

May 10, 2016

ADOPTED

Gustavo Rivera

Memorializing Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to proclaim June 2015, as Immigrant Heritage Month in the State of New York

Jun 09, 2015

ADOPTED

Gustavo Rivera

Memorializing Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to proclaim June 2014, as Immigrant Heritage Month in the State of New York

Jun 10, 2014

ADOPTED

Gustavo Rivera

Commending Monroe College upon the occasion of being ranked the top regional university for exceeding predicted graduation rates by U.S. News & World Report

May 06, 2014

ADOPTED

Gustavo Rivera

Commemorating the 70th Anniversary of the William Hodson Community Center

Jun 20, 2013

ADOPTED

Gustavo Rivera

Honoring the Bronx School for Law, Government & Justice as recipient of the 2012 National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award for debate

Feb 12, 2013

ADOPTED

Gustavo Rivera

Honoring Shawanda Weems for her many years of dedicated service to the students of the Bronx community

May 08, 2012

ADOPTED

Gustavo Rivera

Congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Edward Siemer upon the occasion of celebrating their 60th Wedding Anniversary

Mar 13, 2012

ADOPTED

Gustavo Rivera