New York Assemblymember Helene Weinstein [D]

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NYA02665EngrossEstablishes the right of tenants to call police or emergency assistance without fear of losing their housing as the result of landlord actions or local nuisance laws.
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2019-04-09
To Senate Codes Committee
NYA05616IntroEstablishes a cause of action by residents of adult facilities to petition for the appointment of a temporary operator of any such facility in violation of the provisions of law, rules and regulations applicable thereto.
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2019-04-09
reported
NYA05621IntroRelates to court ordered forensic evaluations and reports in child custody and visitation proceedings.
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2019-04-09
reported
NYA05607IntroProhibits contracts for the purchase or lease of consumer goods from restricting venue in an action relating to such contract.
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2019-04-08
To Assembly Codes Committee
NYA05615EngrossProvides for the regulation of distressed home loans.
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2019-04-01
RETURNED TO ASSEMBLY
NYA05628IntroProvides for the establishment of the New York state home equity conversion information summary to provide notice of mortgagor's rights and responsibilities under reverse mortgage loans issued under the home equity conversion mortgage program of the ...
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2019-03-28
To Assembly Judiciary Committee
NYA06909IntroEnacts the "consumer credit fairness act"; establishes a 3 year statute of limitations for commencement of a cause of action arising out of a consumer credit transaction where the defendant is a purchaser, borrower or debtor; establishes a notice of ...
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2019-03-26
To Assembly Judiciary Committee
NYA06293IntroRelates to the sale of bonds and notes of the city of New York, the issuance of bonds or notes with variable rates of interest, interest rate exchange agreements of the city of New York, the refunding of bonds, and the down payment for projects finan...
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2019-03-21
To Assembly Cities Committee
NYA06294IntroEstablishes permitted variations from generally accepted accounting principles for the purposes of determining a deficit with respect to the budget and accounts of the city of New York.
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2019-03-21
To Assembly Cities Committee
NYA05622EngrossEnacts the uniform voidable transactions act and repeals provisions relating to fraudulent conveyances.
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2019-03-20
To Senate Judiciary Committee
NYA05610EngrossAuthorizes the vacating of an arbitration award on the basis of arbitrator disregard of the law.
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2019-03-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
NYA06369IntroRelates to authority of certain municipalities to levy an excise tax on the sale of tobacco products other than cigarettes; relates to warrants issued pursuant to the administrative code of the city of New York.
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2019-03-07
To Assembly Ways and Means Committee
NYA05625IntroDirects the department of financial services to establish an internet website for comparison of federal home equity conversion reverse mortgage products offered in the state.
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2019-03-05
To Assembly Ways and Means Committee
NYA05633IntroProvides for the adjustment of the minimum amount of tax delinquency for which the driver's license of a taxpayer may be suspended, based on inflation; prohibits inclusion in the license suspension program of a taxpayer who receives public assistance...
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2019-03-05
To Assembly Ways and Means Committee
NYA05248IntroEstablishes the New York Health program, a comprehensive system of access to health insurance for New York state residents; provides for administrative structure of the plan; provides for powers and duties of the board of trustees, the scope of benef...
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2019-02-28
To Assembly Codes Committee
NYA05618IntroDefines "victim of domestic violence"; prohibits employers from discriminating against victims of domestic violence.
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2019-02-27
To Assembly Codes Committee
NYA05991IntroRequires awarding of costs and attorney fees in frivolous actions involving public petition and participation; expands application of actions involving public petition and participation.
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2019-02-26
To Assembly Judiciary Committee
NYA05632IntroEnacts the "sunshine in litigation act" regarding protective orders.
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2019-02-14
To Assembly Judiciary Committee
NYA05612IntroProvides for the types of damages that may be awarded to the persons for whose benefit an action for wrongful death is brought i.e. grief and anguish; loss of love, society, protection, comfort, companionship and consortium; reasonable funeral expens...
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2019-02-14
To Assembly Judiciary Committee
NYA05611IntroMakes the affirmative allegation provisions for high-cost loans and subprime home loans, applicable to all mortgage foreclosures.
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2019-02-14
To Assembly Judiciary Committee
NYA05608IntroExpands the crimes included in domestic violence to include identity theft, grand larceny and coercion, for purposes of assistance to victims thereof.
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2019-02-14
To Assembly Social Services Committee
NYA05630IntroReforms the statutory short form and other powers of attorney for purposes of financial and estate planning.
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2019-02-14
To Assembly Judiciary Committee
NYA05620IntroProvides that for settlements that require a court order, the order, or the judgment in a special proceeding, shall provide for the payment of interest on the settlement amount at the statutory interest rate on judgments.
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2019-02-14
To Assembly Judiciary Committee
NYA05623IntroEstablishes a civil private cause of action by a claimant who has suffered unfair claim settlement practices by an insurer.
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2019-02-14
To Assembly Insurance Committee
NYA05631IntroRelates to retaliatory personnel actions by employers.
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2019-02-14
To Assembly Labor Committee
NYA05609IntroRequires the petitioner for appointment as the guardian for an incapacitated person to identify all other persons who may be able to manage the affairs of such incapacitated person; prohibits appointment solely for the purposes of bill collection or ...
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2019-02-14
To Assembly Judiciary Committee
NYA05613IntroRequires a recording officer not to record or accept a transfer or assignment of interest in a mortgage unless accompanied with a mortgage ownership assignment document.
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2019-02-14
To Assembly Judiciary Committee
NYA05605IntroEstablishes the right of privacy and the right of publicity for both living and deceased individuals; provides that an individual's persona is the personal property of the individual and is freely transferable and descendible; provides for the regist...
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2019-02-14
To Assembly Judiciary Committee
NYA05634IntroDirects the department of financial services to periodically inspect residential real properties for which a lender has a duty to maintain; authorizes the department of financial services or the municipality to impose a $500 a day civil penalty for t...
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2019-02-14
To Assembly Judiciary Committee
NYA05627IntroRequires an authorized lender which seeks to foreclose upon a reverse mortgage issued under the federal home equity conversion mortgage program to provide notice thereof to the department of financial services and to the mortgagor; directs such depar...
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2019-02-14
To Assembly Judiciary Committee
NYA05626IntroProvides for the regulation of reverse mortgages that are issued under the federal home equity conversion mortgage program; prohibits the deceptive advertising and issuance of such mortgages; requires that independent counseling be provided to applic...
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2019-02-14
To Assembly Judiciary Committee
NYA05614IntroExempts parties liable for failure to obey or enforce certain child protective, domestic relations, or domestic violence orders of protection or temporary orders of protection from limited liability provisions pertaining to non-economic loss and prov...
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2019-02-14
To Assembly Codes Committee
NYA05606IntroRequires all motor vehicle insurers to file annual detailed financial and claim data statements with the superintendent of financial services; provides all such statements shall be made available to the public.
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2019-02-14
To Assembly Insurance Committee
NYA05619IntroProvides that the defense, in a mortgage foreclosure action, of the plaintiff's lack of standing is not waived because of the defendant's failure to raise such defense in his or her responsive pleading.
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2019-02-14
To Assembly Judiciary Committee
NYA05617IntroAuthorizes the mortgagee or lienor of an abandoned multiple dwelling to apply for the appointment of a receiver to bring the building into compliance.
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2019-02-14
To Assembly Judiciary Committee
NYA05624IntroEstablishes a private right of action for the insured for unfair insurance settlement practices when the claim relates to loss or injury in an area where the governor has declared a disaster emergency.
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2019-02-14
To Assembly Insurance Committee
NYA05629IntroProvides that a liability insurer may be sued for and the plaintiff may recover compensatory damages in excess of the limits of the policy when the insurer failed to effectuate prompt and fair settlement of the claim and considered its interests to t...
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2019-02-14
To Assembly Insurance Committee
NYA02326IntroProvides for the creation of a drug guide for seniors regarding the drugs commonly used by people over 62 years of age; provides that such guide will include functions and drug interactions.
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2019-02-12
To Assembly Ways and Means Committee
NYA05240IntroRelates to making all single occupancy bathrooms gender neutral in school districts, charter schools, SUNY, CUNY, community colleges, restaurants, bars, mercantile establishments, factories and state owned or operated buildings.
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2019-02-07
To Assembly Governmental Operations Committee
NYA00881PassProvides a temporary extension for payment of real property taxes owed by a person who has been either a furloughed or designated non-pay federal employee due to a period of a lapse in discretionary appropriations by the federal government, or by the...
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2019-02-01
signed chap.9
NYA03458IntroProhibits state agencies from entering into contracts with entities which enforce mandatory arbitration provisions in contracts with consumers and employees.
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2019-01-29
To Assembly Governmental Operations Committee
NYA00779PassRelates to primary elections and amends certain deadlines to facilitate the timely transmission of ballots to military voters stationed overseas; relates to filling vacancies in elective offices; relates to the date of primary elections.
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2019-01-24
signed chap.5
NYA00775PassProvides that the board of elections shall transfer a registration and enrollment of a voter to wherever they move in the state.
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2019-01-24
signed chap.3
NYA00774PassRelates to voter pre-registration and education on voter pre-registration.
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2019-01-24
signed chap.2
NYA00776PassRelates to political contributions by limited liability companies; requires limited liability companies that make expenditures for a political purpose to file with the state board of elections, the identity of all direct and indirect owners of the me...
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2019-01-24
signed chap.4
NYA02608IntroRequires mandatory arbitration clauses in certain consumer contracts to be disclosed and explained to the consumer.
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2019-01-24
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA00782IntroEnacts the New York state DREAM Act by creating the New York DREAM fund commission and amends eligibility requirements and conditions governing certain awards.
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2019-01-23
substituted by s1250
NYA00783IntroRelates to state assessments and teacher evaluations; makes certain provisions permanent.
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2019-01-23
substituted by s1262
NYA02497IntroRequires mandatory arbitration clauses in certain consumer contracts to be printed in large font type.
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2019-01-23
To Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYA00021IntroEnacts the reproductive health act; revises provisions of law relating to abortion.
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2019-01-22
substituted by s240
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