New York Senator James Sanders [D]

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NYS02880IntroRequires all banks and credit unions to have a notary public available during business hours; permits banks to charge a fee for such service.
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2019-01-30
To Senate Banks Committee
NYS02881IntroRelates to schedule in case of disability; provides the compensation shall not be less than one-fifth of the New York state average weekly wage unless the employee's weekly wage is equal to or less than one-fifth the weekly wage, then they shall rece...
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2019-01-30
To Senate Labor Committee
NYS02883IntroRelates to petition for expungement of records for certain marihuana convictions.
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2019-01-30
To Senate Codes Committee
NYS02882IntroMakes conducting unlawful surveillance by use of a drone, unlawful surveillance in the second degree.
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2019-01-30
To Senate Codes Committee
NYS02902IntroEstablishes a statewide database to maintain and track coded ammunition; establishes penalties for individuals who violate such provisions; also establishes the ammunition coding system database fund.
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2019-01-30
To Senate Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYS02903IntroRelates to requiring bomb or blast resistant garbage receptacles in facilities of common carriers; provides minimum specifications for such receptacles shall be set by the NYS division of homeland security and emergency services.
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2019-01-30
To Senate Transportation Committee
NYS02905IntroRequires grand jury proceedings for police officers or peace officers involved in a shooting or excessive use of force to be conducted in open, contemporaneous public hearings.
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2019-01-30
To Senate Codes Committee
NYS02879IntroRelates to providing for rest between work shifts; prohibits the scheduling of an employee to work the first ten hours following the end of the previous calendar day's work shift or on-call shift or the first ten hours following the end of a work shi...
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2019-01-30
To Senate Labor Committee
NYS02904IntroRelates to acknowledging the fundamental injustice, cruelty, brutality, and inhumanity of slavery in the city of New York and the state of New York; establishes the commission to study reparations for African-Americans and to recommend remedies to ex...
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2019-01-30
To Senate Finance Committee
NYS02939IntroEstablishes the "education equity act" which provides language assistance to parents or guardians who have children enrolled in public school and whose primary language is not English; defines terms; creates an annual language assistance plan to asse...
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2019-01-30
To Senate Education Committee
NYS02448EngrossProhibits the possession, manufacture, transport and disposition of rapid-fire modification devices.
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2019-01-29
returned to senate
NYS02708IntroRelates to establishing a tree removal and emerald ash elimination credit.
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2019-01-29
To Senate Budget and Revenue Committee
NYS02778IntroProhibits consumer reporting agencies and lenders from using an individual's late payment of cashless tolls to determine their credit worthiness.
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2019-01-29
To Senate Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYS02777IntroRequires the triborough bridge authority to establish a cashless tolling amnesty program; requires the metropolitan transportation authority to post their fee waiver policy on their website.
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2019-01-29
To Senate Transportation Committee
NYS02814IntroRelates to the designation of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, as a public holiday.
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2019-01-29
To Senate Judiciary Committee
NYS02811IntroRelates to contractual relationships with minority-owned and women-owned businesses.
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2019-01-29
To Senate Finance Committee
NYS02849IntroProhibits a health care plan from making prescription drug formulary changes during a contract year.
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2019-01-29
To Senate Insurance Committee
NYS02837IntroEnacts the farmworkers fair labor practices act: grants collective bargaining rights to farm laborers; requires employers of farm laborers to allow at least 24 consecutive hours of rest each week; provides for an 8 hour work day for farm laborers; re...
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2019-01-29
To Senate Labor Committee
NYS02844IntroRelates 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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2019-01-29
To Senate Judiciary Committee
NYS02741IntroAllows the granting of academic credit at state or city operated institutions to veterans.
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2019-01-29
To Senate Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee
NYS02571IntroRequires police officers and peace officers to issue appearance tickets to individuals charged with certain offenses instead of arresting such individuals.
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2019-01-28
To Senate Codes Committee
NYS01623IntroRestricts the use of segregated confinement and creates alternative therapeutic and rehabilitative confinement options; limits the length of time a person may be in segregated confinement and excludes certain persons from being placed in segregated c...
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2019-01-28
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NYS01672IntroSafeguards cash accounts for people with developmental disabilities in a facility under the control of the commissioner of mental health, the commissioner of the office for people with developmental disabilities and the commissioner of alcoholism and...
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2019-01-28
To Senate Finance Committee
NYS01047PassProhibits discrimination based on gender identity or expression; defines "gender identity or expression" as having or being perceived as having a gender identity, self image, appearance, behavior or expression whether or not that gender identity, sel...
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2019-01-25
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NYS02454IntroRequires the clerk of the court to be responsible for providing information to individuals petitioning for ex-parte orders of protection regarding notification of service of the orders of protection.
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2019-01-25
To Senate Children and Families Committee
NYS02478IntroRequires community district education councils to establish safety hazard advisory review committees.
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2019-01-25
To Senate New York City Education Committee
NYS02470IntroRelates to prohibiting the use of smokeless tobacco on school grounds.
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2019-01-25
To Senate Education Committee
NYS02469IntroRequires the state university of New York and the city university of New York to examine and conduct a study on the availability of campus services, programs and resources for veteran students.
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2019-01-25
To Senate Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee
NYS02473IntroProvides for the labeling of food or food products that contain a genetically engineered material or that are produced with a genetically engineered material; defines terms; imposes penalties for false labels and misbranding; sets forth exemptions.
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2019-01-25
To Senate Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYS02479IntroRelates to creating the NYS entrepreneurial training act of 2019.
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2019-01-25
To Senate Education Committee
NYS02468IntroRelates to creating the uniform trade secrets act.
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2019-01-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
NYS02472IntroRelates to requiring pharmacies to post signs regarding the sale of emergency contraception; establishes civil penalties for failure to post such a sign.
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2019-01-25
To Senate Higher Education Committee
NYS02476IntroRequires police departments and the department of education to provide the public with information regarding school violence; requires reports to be made available to the public on the department's website.
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2019-01-25
To Senate Education Committee
NYS02475IntroRelates to computer-related crimes.
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2019-01-25
To Senate Codes Committee
NYS02477IntroRelates to admission opportunities for a city university or state university of New York including allowing both private and public high school students with a GPA in the top 10% free admission.
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2019-01-25
To Senate Higher Education Committee
NYS02466IntroLimits the liability of a debit cardholder for unauthorized use of a debit card.
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2019-01-25
To Senate Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYS02480IntroRelates to prohibiting robosigned documents in foreclosure actions.
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2019-01-25
To Senate Housing, Construction, and Community Development Committee
NYS02482IntroRelates to establishing a task force on safety in school transportation.
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2019-01-25
To Senate Education Committee
NYS02483IntroRelates to establishing the manufacturing development zone program and tax credits related thereto.
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2019-01-25
To Senate Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business Committee
NYS02471IntroEstablishes the NYS Employee Loan Forgiveness Program; provides that individuals employed by a state employer for 5 years or more with outstanding loan debt are eligible to receive $5,000 per year.
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2019-01-25
To Senate Higher Education Committee
NYS02467IntroCreates a task force on improving urban and rural access to locally produced, healthy foods; provides that such task force should identify strategies, opportunities and methods to expand such access; provides that such task force report to the govern...
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2019-01-25
To Senate Agriculture Committee
NYS02481IntroRelates to establishing the New York state loan redemption program for certain public school teachers.
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2019-01-25
To Senate Higher Education Committee
NYS02465IntroRelates to prohibiting mortgagors from recovering attorneys' fees and/or expenses incurred during a foreclosure.
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2019-01-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
NYS02474IntroRelates to demonstrating the permissibility of a differential rate of pay; provides for a private right of action for such discrimination and penalties for certain violations.
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2019-01-25
To Senate Labor Committee
NYS02493IntroProvides senior citizens shall be entitled to use any park, recreational facility or historic site without the imposition of any fee or other charge; defines senior citizens as persons 62 years of age or older.
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2019-01-25
To Senate Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation Committee
NYS01102PassRelates to early voting; provides that beginning the tenth day prior to any election and ending on and including the second day prior to the election a person duly registered and eligible to vote shall be permitted to vote.
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2019-01-24
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NYS02436IntroProvides a claim-filing opportunity for the widows and dependents of workers who died as a result of cancer caused by exposure to diesel exhaust.
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2019-01-24
To Senate Labor Committee
NYS01250EngrossEnacts 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
returned to senate
NYS01262EngrossRelates to state assessments and teacher evaluations; makes certain provisions permanent.
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2019-01-23
returned to senate
NYS02233IntroRelates to increased participation in state contracts and subcontracts by certified minority and women-owned business enterprises; requires quarterly reports from contracting agencies; addresses consequences if contracting agency fails to comply with...
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2019-01-23
To Senate Finance Committee
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