Legislation

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

Bills
Resolutions

Enacts the "public internet access safety act"


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

June 19, 2012

Passed Senate

Relates to the development of plans to adequately address military sexual trauma experienced by female veterans


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

Establishes the temporary state commission on intimate partner violence, within office for the prevention of domestic violence to study, report on and make recommendations on such violence


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

June 15, 2012

In Senate Rules Committee

Authorizes the release of certain records pertaining to deceased residents of OPWDD operated or certified facilities to family members


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

June 11, 2012

Passed Senate

Creates the chemical dependence treatment bill of rights to be posted in a conspicuous place in all treatment facilities


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

May 21, 2012

In Senate Finance Committee

Requires colleges and universities to provide all incoming and current students with information relating to suicide prevention and resources


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

May 16, 2012

In Senate Higher Education Committee

Relates to the discharge of residents of a community residence


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

April 25, 2012

Passed Senate

Includes possession of four or more stolen bicycles in the crime of criminal possession of stolen property in the fourth degree


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

April 17, 2012

Passed Senate

Requires public school students to be screened for eating disorders


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

March 19, 2012

In Senate Rules Committee

Orders the confiscation of property or devices belonging to persistent violators of noise ordinances


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

March 19, 2012

In Senate Rules Committee

Establishes the sickle cell treatment act of 2012


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

March 19, 2012

In Senate Rules Committee

Requires any public authority that provides bus transportation in the county of Queens to perform a security audit on all of its bus routes


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

March 19, 2012

In Senate Rules Committee