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A04726IntroAmends provisions regarding prescriptions for and supervision over student housing and safety by councils of SUNY state-operated institutions: provides that councils shall (in prescribing for and exercising supervision over student housing and safety...
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A04674IntroProhibits any person acting on behalf of any campaign for election to any position to give, offer or promise to give anything of value to any person within 24 hours prior to the opening of the polls for the election to such position; a violation of s...
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A04679IntroDirects the division for small-business to examine and report on the establishment of new financial products for the benefit of small businesses in emerging domestic markets.
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A04635IntroDirects the state to establish equal employment opportunity and affirmative action programs for state civil service employment; requires the president of the state civil service commission to provide for the development and implementation of affirmat...
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A04634IntroRequires every institution of higher education in the state to interview students who withdraw to determine whether such withdrawal is the result of credit card debt incurred by the student; requires such institutions to annually report to the govern...
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A04671IntroIncludes within the class D felony of promoting prison contraband in the first degree, the knowing and unlawful possession of a cellular telephone by a person confined in a detention facility; establishes the class C felony of provision of a cellular...
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A04676IntroGrants one year of medical assistance eligibility to residents of the state who can prove that they have continuously resided in the United States since December 31, 1972, but cannot prove United States citizenship or permanent resident alien status.
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A04673IntroDirects commissioner of criminal justice services to establish a pilot program for use of video equipment in police cars in five New York city precincts.
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A04670IntroRequires that gaps in services to the multiply disabled be identified and filled in the statewide goals and objectives of the offices of the department of mental hygiene; requires the statewide five-year comprehensive plan for services to the mentall...
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A04678IntroProvides that any shareholder who owns 20% or more of a corporation's shares shall be entitled to elect a proportional share of the board of directors.
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A04550IntroRequires the completion of a curriculum in the social and emotional development and learning of children as a condition for the granting of certification as a teacher.
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A04552IntroAuthorizes the commissioner of health to create cultural education demonstration programs for HIV/AIDS health care providers to instruct them on how to treat patients while being sensitive to their cultural traditions and mores; provides that such pr...
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A04551IntroProvides to any person early voting for a candidate for public office in a general election to take place no sooner than twenty days and no later than five days prior to election day, and for a special election to take place no sooner than eight days...
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A04425IntroEstablishes state agency goal submission procedure; defines goal as the aim of ensuring that certified minority-owned and woman-owned business enterprises are given meaningful participation in employment; further provides for state agency compliance ...
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A04421IntroRequires public works contractor to agree to be subject to the regulations of the commissioner of labor relating to establishing a procedure for the reporting of fraud by the employees of such contractor or of any subcontractor thereof; requires post...
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A04420IntroEliminates the maximum age of 29 years for appointment as a member of the New York state police and requires retirement at age 70.
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A04418IntroEstablishes a quality workers care task force; establishes who shall comprise such task force and its powers and duties; establishes such task force shall prepare a report on its findings.
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A04419IntroRequires the employers of police officers to provide such officers with a bullet proof and knife proof vest that provides front, back and side protection.
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A04422IntroEnacts "Suzanne's Law"; provides that offenses committed against a person on school grounds shall be deemed to be one category higher than the specified offense the person committed; authorizes the placement of assault and abduction free school zone ...
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A04414IntroEstablishes presumption that a person who possesses two or more stolen or forged public assistance identification cards knows such cards are either stolen or forged instruments and are intended to defraud, deceive or injure another.
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A04416IntroMakes the owner of a vehicle used to pass or overtake a stopped school bus jointly liable with the operator thereof when such violation is captured on a camera or observed by a school bus driver; authorizes the use of photographic evidence in the pro...
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A04377IntroAuthorizes the comptroller and the commissioner of taxation and finance to make linked deposits with lenders to a series of eligible businesses, so long as no individual loan exceeds $50,000; authorizes excelsior linked deposit loans to be made to a ...
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A04423IntroProhibits, for elections after September 1, 2013, the at large election of members of town and village legislative bodies; requires county boards of elections to establish wards for such elections; provides for one time exemption for the first such e...
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A04417IntroRequires courts, prior to accepting a plea to a misdemeanor or violation, to provide notice to the defendant that such plea and the acceptance thereof could result in deportation, removal from the United States, exclusion from the United States or de...
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A04415IntroPhases out and eliminates state aid for certain independent institutions of higher learning (Bundy aid); transfers the monies saved to the state university of New York and the city university of New York to facilitate student retention and success.
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A04209IntroDirects commercial air carrier airports to identify and maintain a record of each child under 18 who arrives unaccompanied by an adult; such information shall be reported to the civil rights bureau of the department of law on a monthly basis; directs...
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A04413IntroRelates to course work or training in early recognition of and intervention for eating disorders.
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A04496IntroEnacts the "behavioral health and long-term care act"; provides for the establishment of a behavioral health and long-term care plan.
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A04210IntroProhibits keeping soft body ballistic armor vests for police officers in active use for more than 5 years after issuance unless otherwise directed by competent authority; makes a conforming change in the existing requirement that applicants (applying...
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A04288IntroEstablishes certain terms to be included in no-fault automobile liability insurance policies; provides that any covered person under such a policy shall have 6 months to provide the insurer of his or her claim for compensation; authorizes service of ...
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A04287IntroRequires secondary schools to include within their health education course the medical and legal ramifications of alcohol, tobacco and other drug use during pregnancy.
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A04286IntroEstablishes a gift for eliminating the stigma relating to mental illness on personal income tax returns; establishes the mental illness anti-stigma fund into which such gifts shall be deposited; directs the monies in such fund be used by the office o...
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A04284IntroImposes an additional $10 surcharge upon every offense that is related to operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol; all such money shall be deposited into the New York state victims of drunk driving trust fund; one-third of such...
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A04278IntroProvides for the regulation of conduct on school property and at school-authorized activities; authorizes school districts to develop their code of conduct with input from community representative with expertise in mental health and substance abuse t...
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A04277IntroEstablishes standards for the prescription of podiatric custom orthotics to eligible patients receiving medical assistance for needy persons; provides for retroactive application.
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A04290IntroEstablishes a genetically modified organism registry within the department of agriculture and markets; provides that such registry shall include information on the location, type and use of genetically modified organisms possessed and used by institu...
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A04279IntroRequires transparent methods of subcontracting by general contractors who enter public work contracts with the New York state dormitory authority.
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A04281IntroDirects the education department to study and report upon the establishment of a 4 day school week for students in public schools.
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A04206IntroRequires health insurers to provide full coverage for the prevention, early detection, diagnosis and treatment of autism spectrum disorder; establishes an advisory panel on health insurance coverage for autism spectrum disorder to annually compile a ...
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A04211IntroEstablishes the class D felony of criminal street gang recruitment on school grounds; authorizes municipalities to place gang free school zone signs on highways passing through school grounds.
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A04283IntroRequires governing body of a school district which proposed the elimination of any position of a teacher of science, mathematics, special education, language arts or English language learners, because of economic conditions, to first propose eliminat...
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A04208IntroDirects the department of health to contract with community-based organizations and not-for-profit corporations for the provision of outreach, information and educational services to immigrants on the availability of health care services, medical ass...
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A04207IntroProvides that all affirmative action officers and administrators employed by the state shall be in competitive classified positions; directs the department of civil service to establish qualifications and examinations for employment and promotion in ...
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A04285IntroEstablishes mental health parity in the family health plus program.
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A04282IntroEstablishes the single gender core course academies demonstration program within the education department; provides that such program shall be established in 4 elementary schools, 8 middle schools and 1 high school which are low performing schools in...
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A04070IntroProhibits the use of coercion for the purpose of exposing a person's immigration status.
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A03720IntroEnacts the "minority mental health act" to establish the division of minority mental health within the office of mental health; such division shall be responsible for assuring that mental health programs and services are culturally and linguistically...
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A03719IntroDirects the department of audit and control to examine, evaluate and make recommendations on the establishment and operation of a public retirement system for the benefit of the employees of each provider of services issued an operating certificate p...
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A03718IntroProvides that every insurance policy which provides coverage for prescription drugs shall ensure that there is continuous coverage of a single source drug that is part of a prescribed therapy until such prescribed therapy is no longer medically neces...
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A03717IntroRequires every passenger of a school bus which is equipped with seat belts to wear the seat belt while the bus is in operation; provides that the commissioner of transportation place on every school bus equipped with seat belts a sign warning passeng...
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