New York Senator Brian Benjamin [D]

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NYS03076IntroProhibits and regulates the discovery and disclosure of immigration status; prohibits police officers, peace officers, school resource officers, probation agencies, state entities, state employees, and municipal corporations from questioning individu...
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2021-05-06
To Senate Codes Committee
NYS04972IntroExcludes certain graduate students from mandatory fees.
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2021-05-05
[Hearing: May 11 @ 10:30 am]
To Senate Finance Committee
NYS00830PassRelates to voting and registration for voting by formerly incarcerated individuals convicted of a felony.
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2021-05-04
APPROVAL MEMO.6
NYS01545IntroRelates to additional exclusions for entire net income; includes deductions pursuant to IRC section 163.
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2021-05-04
To Senate Finance Committee
NYS01168IntroRequires certain facilities establish clinical staffing committees.
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2021-05-04
SUBSTITUTED BY A108B
NYJ00713PassMemorializing Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to proclaim May 9-15, 2021, as Skilled Nursing Care Week in the State of New York
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2021-05-04
ADOPTED
NYJ00679PassMourning the death of Bruce Kogan, distinguished citizen and devoted member of his community
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2021-05-04
ADOPTED
NYJ00682PassCommemorating the 75th Anniversary of Le Moyne College
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2021-05-04
ADOPTED
NYS00534IntroRequires certain information about the facility and what types of plans and procedures such facility has in place to be provided to prospective maternity patients.
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2021-05-03
AMENDED ON THIRD READING (T) 534A
NYS03402EngrossProvides additional tax exemptions on qualifying residential real property where two or more qualified veterans live in the same household.
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2021-05-03
To Assembly Real Property Taxation Committee
NYS06489IntroEnacts the "Wandering Officers Act" prohibiting provisional or permanent appointment of a person as a police officer if such person has previously been fired as a police officer from any jurisdiction within or without the state, if such person left a...
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2021-05-03
To Senate Codes Committee
NYS06493IntroProvides for programs, supports and services for individuals being released from state and local correctional facilities to ensure that such persons receive mental health and substance use disorder services, educational needs and job readiness servic...
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2021-05-03
To Senate Social Services Committee
NYS00670IntroAllows credit unions, savings banks, savings and loan associations and federal savings associations to accept and secure deposits from municipal corporations.
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2021-04-30
To Senate Banks Committee
NYS00542IntroRelates to state procurement policies requiring low embodied carbon concrete be used in state projects; creates a preferential standard for concrete implementing climate breakthrough technologies; establishes the environmental product declaration tax...
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2021-04-28
ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
NYS01149IntroDirects the commissioner of corrections and community supervision, in consultation with the commissioner of motor vehicles and the federal bureau of prisons, to develop a program to provide an identification card to each inmate upon the release of su...
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2021-04-27
ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
NYS02008EngrossRequires specification between partial approval of medical claims or payments and full denial of medical claims or payments on written notices to an insurer or an organization or corporation licensed or certified.
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2021-04-27
To Assembly Insurance Committee
NYS04111EngrossProhibits health care plans that provide essential benefits under the Affordable Care Act from removing a prescription drug from a formulary or adding new or additional formulary restrictions from a formulary during an enrollment year; requires notic...
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2021-04-27
To Assembly Insurance Committee
NYJ00667PassMourning the death of Marla Offenbach Hurban, distinguished citizen and devoted member of her community
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2021-04-27
ADOPTED
NYJ00652PassHonoring the life and heroic actions of Jared Lloyd, renowned volunteer firefighter, devoted father and distinguished member of his community
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2021-04-27
ADOPTED
NYJ00657PassCongratulating Mary Jean Jakubowski upon the occasion of her retirement after nearly 30 years of distinguished service to the Buffalo and Erie County Public Library
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2021-04-27
ADOPTED
NYS01594IntroEnacts the "New York state living donor support act" to provide state reimbursement to living organ donors, who are state residents, for medical and associated expenses incurred as a result of the organ donation, when the organ donation is made to an...
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2021-04-26
To Senate Finance Committee
NYS04783IntroEstablishes the teachers' fossil fuel divestment act; requires the New York state teachers' retirement system to divest the retirement system of any stocks, securities, equities, assets, or other obligations of corporations or companies included on a...
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2021-04-26
To Senate Civil Service and Pensions Committee
NYS02762IntroRelates to securing payment of wages for work already performed; creates a lien remedy for all employees; provides grounds for attachment; relates to procedures where employees may hold shareholders of non-publicly traded corporations personally liab...
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2021-04-26
ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
NYS06350IntroRelates to wages and supplements for building service employees employed at certain properties held in the cooperative or condominium form of ownership receiving a tax abatement, affidavits certifying the payment of prevailing wages to building servi...
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2021-04-23
[Hearing: May 10 @ 11:00 am]
To Senate Local Government Committee
NYS00261IntroIncludes earning at least eighteen credits from a program registered by the state education department from a degree-granting higher education institution as a condition on which the merit board may grant merit time.
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2021-04-21
SUBSTITUTED BY A3078
NYS05118IntroProvides parity to durable medical equipment providers by requiring Medicaid managed care organizations to reimburse such providers at no less than one hundred percent of the state's Medicaid durable medical equipment and complex rehabilitation techn...
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2021-04-21
ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
NYS06299IntroProhibits the administering or directing the administration of a sedative during the arrest of an individual without the consent of such individual.
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2021-04-21
To Senate Codes Committee
NYS06296IntroRequires city school districts in cities having a population of one million or more to develop class size reduction plans beginning in September 2021 to reduce the average classroom size citywide, by district, and by school in such districts by the 2...
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2021-04-21
To Senate New York City Education Committee
NYS01034EngrossPrevents occupational exposure to an airborne infectious disease by implementing a model infectious disease exposure prevention standard and requiring employers to implement such model or a similar plan; provides that where an action brought by an em...
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2021-04-20
SUBSTITUTED BY A2681B
NYS05214IntroProhibits the operation of NYC transit authority subways or trains without at least one conductor on board; requires a conductor on any subway or train operated by such authority whenever the subway or train has more than two cars attached to the eng...
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2021-04-20
To Senate Finance Committee
NYJ00622PassMemorializing Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to recognize April 20, 2021, in honor of the 244th Anniversary of the adoption of the first New York State Constitution
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2021-04-20
ADOPTED
NYJ00618PassCommemorating the 200th Anniversary of Erie County, New York
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2021-04-20
ADOPTED
NYJ00631PassMourning the untimely death of DMX, legendary New York rap icon and talented actor
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2021-04-20
ADOPTED
NYJ00623PassMemorializing Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to proclaim April 2021, as Russian American History Month in the State of New York
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2021-04-20
ADOPTED
NYS01123IntroRequires food allergy awareness in food establishments and online food ordering services; penalty not to exceed $125.
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2021-04-16
To Senate Health Committee
NYS01048IntroRelates to the dangers to the safety and health of the public caused by the sale, manufacturing, importing and marketing of firearms and whether such activity constitutes a public nuisance.
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2021-04-13
To Senate Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYS03314IntroProvides that in grand jury proceedings when following submission to a grand jury of a criminal charge or charges, the grand jury dismisses all charges presented or directs the district attorney to dismiss all charges or directs the DA to file in a l...
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2021-04-13
To Senate Codes Committee
NYS01046IntroRelates to the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Act of New York.
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2021-04-12
To Senate Elections Committee
NYS03917PassAllows corporations to conduct business and meetings electronically either for the duration of the state disaster emergency or until December 31, 2021, whichever is later.
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2021-04-06
SIGNED CHAP.98
NYJ00568PassMourning the tragic and untimely death of New York State Trooper Joseph Gallagher on March 26, 2021
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2021-04-06
ADOPTED
NYS00074IntroProvides for the types of damages that may be awarded to the persons for whose benefit an action for wrongful death is brought.
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2021-04-02
To Senate Judiciary Committee
NYS00015IntroRelates to parole eligibility for certain incarcerated persons age fifty-five or older.
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2021-04-02
To Senate Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee
NYS00854PassEnacts the "marihuana regulation and taxation act"; establishes the cannabis law; defines terms; establishes the New York state cannabis control board and the office of cannabis management; outlines powers and duties thereof; authorizes the lawful us...
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2021-03-31
SIGNED CHAP.92
NYS05081IntroRelates to information provided to unlicensed or unregistered child day care providers by the office of children and family services; requires all applications for a license/registration to be available in several languages.
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2021-03-30
SUBSTITUTED BY A1860
NYS06024IntroIncreases the dollar thresholds for the categories of larceny; provides for automatic adjustment of dollar thresholds for larceny offenses; removes carve outs for certain types of property.
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2021-03-30
To Senate Codes Committee
NYS00296IntroProhibits the search, with or without a warrant, of geolocation and keyword data of a group of people who are under no individual suspicion of having committed a crime, but rather are defined by having been at a given location at a given time or sear...
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2021-03-29
To Senate Codes Committee
NYS02186IntroRequires police officers to report the misconduct of a police officer; requires the division of criminal justice to establish a protocol to be followed by police agencies when handling and recording mandatory reports of misconduct by a police officer...
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2021-03-29
To Senate Codes Committee
NYS00867PassRequires the disclosure of disabled tenants' rights to reasonable accommodations.
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2021-03-25
SIGNED CHAP.82
NYS05301IntroRequires clinical experience for certain mental health practitioners; allows such practitioners to make assessment-based treatment plans; makes related provisions.
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2021-03-24
To Senate Higher Education Committee
NYS04878IntroRequires the public service commission to review broadband and fiber optic services within the state; requires the expansion of broadband and fiber optic services.
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2021-03-23
AMENDED ON THIRD READING 4878B
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