Legislation

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

Bills
Resolutions

Enacts various provisions of law deemed necessary by the state including establishing a domestic violence fatality review team; and issues related to confidentiality


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

October 25, 2012

Signed by Governor

Enacts the Metropolitan Transportation Authority accountability and transparency act of 2012


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

August 17, 2012

In Senate Committee

Creates the LaGrange Public Library District in the town of LaGrange


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

August 17, 2012

Signed by Governor

Relates to payments in lieu of taxes made by certain entities for property located at 176 Rinaldi Boulevard, Poughkeepsie, New York


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

August 17, 2012

Signed by Governor

Authorizes the city of Poughkeepsie to sell and convey certain waterfront property to a private entity


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

August 01, 2012

Signed by Governor

Relates to the authority of district attorneys to hire and retain licensed professionals


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

August 01, 2012

Signed by Governor

Creates the Grinnell Public Library District in the county of Dutchess


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

July 18, 2012

Signed by Governor

Prohibits bullying and cyberbullying in public schools


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

July 09, 2012

Signed by Governor

Provides that jury deliberations may be suspended upon good cause shown for up to seventy-two hours


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

June 21, 2012

In Senate Committee

Authorizes counties to establish a clothing and footwear tax free week in August


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

June 21, 2012

In Senate Committee

Expands the persons responsible for reporting cases of suspected child abuse


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

June 21, 2012

In Senate Committee

Relates to sexual offenses by health care or mental health care providers; requires certain officers to report certain sex offenses to law enforcement


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

June 21, 2012

Signed by Governor