New York Senator James Seward [R]

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NYS04728IntroEnhances the assisted outpatient treatment program; eliminates the expiration and repeal of Kendra's Law.
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2019-03-22
To Senate Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Committee
NYS04755IntroEnacts the "Made in New York act"; increases the deduction from the federal gross adjusted income of certain small businesses; grants eligibility for the basic STAR exemption to certain small businesses; and establishes the 3-D program which grants t...
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2019-03-22
To Senate Budget and Revenue Committee
NYS04734IntroAuthorizes the state board of parole to require a violent felony offender to serve his or her maximum term, if, by clear and convincing evidence, release would pose an imminent threat to society; authorizes the withholding of good behavior allowances...
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2019-03-22
To Senate Codes Committee
NYS04662IntroRelates to authorizing a residential redevelopment inhibited property exemption; authorizes any city, town or village to, by local law, provide for a real property tax exemption for residential redevelopment inhibited property.
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2019-03-20
To Senate Local Government Committee
NYS00919IntroEnhances the assisted outpatient treatment program; eliminates the expiration and repeal of Kendra's Law.
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2019-03-19
RECOMMIT, ENACTING CLAUSE STRICKEN
NYS00970IntroRelates to excluding the value of trees on privately owned forest land for the purposes of real property tax assessments.
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2019-03-19
RECOMMIT, ENACTING CLAUSE STRICKEN
NYS00952IntroRelates to establishing the New York child victim reconciliation and compensation fund; relates to the statute of limitations for sex offenses committed against a child; relates to the reporting of child abuse; relates to child protection and crimina...
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2019-03-19
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NYS01035IntroElevates the offense of killing a police work dog or police work horse from being a class E felony to a class D felony; and establishes the class E felony of injuring a police work dog or police work horse for intentionally causing serious physical i...
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2019-03-19
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NYS01943IntroAuthorizes the forest ranger force to establish a training program for volunteer search and rescue personnel to assist the forest rangers in wild, remote and forested areas of the state.
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2019-03-19
To Senate Finance Committee
NYS00963IntroEnacts "The Domestic Violence Protection Act - Brittany's Law" requiring registration of violent felony offenders; sets forth duties of the division of criminal justice services; establishes a special telephone number; requires the division to mainta...
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2019-03-18
RECOMMIT, ENACTING CLAUSE STRICKEN
NYS03637EngrossAmends certain time frames for action by insurers relating to requests for unclaimed life insurance through the lost policy finder.
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2019-03-14
To Assembly Insurance Committee
NYS00547IntroRelates to the qualifications for holding the offices of assistant district attorney and assistant public defender in the county of Chenango; allows assistant district attorneys and assistant public defenders in Chenango county to reside in Chenango ...
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2019-03-14
ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
NYS04081EngrossGrants authority to assessment corporations to write specified kinds of standalone liability insurance.
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2019-03-14
To Assembly Insurance Committee
NYS03505IntroRelates to immunity and information furnished to or from a not-for-profit organization dedicated to the investigation and prosecution of the banking law or the insurance law.
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2019-03-13
ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
NYS03736IntroRelates to extending the exemption from filing requirements only with respect to rates and policy forms to businesses underwritten and transacted from an office outside this state.
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2019-03-13
ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
NYS04481IntroExempts receipts from the services provided by a farrier in shoeing a horse including reasonable fees for travel and shoeing a horse in a remote location on a farm.
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2019-03-13
To Senate Budget and Revenue Committee
NYS04515IntroRaises the maximum fine for persons who violate the law regulating telemarketing to twenty thousand dollars.
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2019-03-13
To Senate Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYS04357IntroRelates to the fingerprinting and background checks of contracted service providers of student support services.
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2019-03-11
To Senate Children and Families Committee
NYS04359IntroRelates to providing a $750 income tax credit for retired disabled police officers.
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2019-03-11
To Senate Budget and Revenue Committee
NYS04360IntroRelates to increasing penalties for littering with bodily fluids on a highway and creates the crime of improper disposal of bodily fluids.
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2019-03-11
To Senate Transportation Committee
NYS04419IntroAuthorizes the county of Chenango to establish hotel and motel taxes of up to four percent.
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2019-03-11
To Senate Investigations and Government Operations Committee
NYS04354IntroEnacts "Lorraine's Law"; increases from twenty-four to sixty months, the time for which reconsideration for parole for a violent felony offense shall be determined.
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2019-03-08
To Senate Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee
NYS04304IntroEstablishes the For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology ("FIRST") robotics competition and appropriates funds for the grant program to fund high school participation in the competition and to encourage study in the fields of science...
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2019-03-07
To Senate Finance Committee
NYS04303IntroRelates to the liability of design professionals; prohibits broad indemnification of a state or local agency or political subdivision involving public work for contracts executed on or after January 1, 2020.
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2019-03-07
To Senate Local Government Committee
NYS03115EngrossPermits a person performing the functions of assistant district attorney or senior assistant district attorney in Cayuga county to be a resident of either Cayuga county or an adjoining county.
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2019-03-06
To Assembly Governmental Operations Committee
NYS04248IntroPermits owners of private property to post such property to prevent trespass by painting purple markings on trees or markers.
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2019-03-05
To Senate Codes Committee
NYS04233IntroRequires the commissioner of education of the state of New York to conduct a study on the sufficiency of current education aid apportionment formulas, make recommendations for improvements to such formulas and deliver a report of such findings and re...
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2019-03-05
To Senate Education Committee
NYS02463IntroRelates to requiring the governor to publicize the criteria used when granting a commutation, pardon or reprieve; and requires disclosure of information related to such commutations, pardons or reprieves within 30 days instead of annually.
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2019-03-01
To Senate Judiciary Committee
NYS04156IntroDirects any moneys derived from new or increased taxes be used to reduce local real property taxes.
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2019-03-01
To Senate Investigations and Government Operations Committee
NYS04157IntroRequires the commissioner of taxation and finance to provide for the payment by the department of taxation and finance of tax refunds within 30 days of the receipt of a taxpayer's tax return, unless there is a discrepancy in such return, in which cas...
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2019-03-01
To Senate Investigations and Government Operations Committee
NYS02017IntroRequires that the state fund any program which imposes a mandate upon municipal corporations or school districts; establishes criteria for any exemption from such law if such mandate is ordered by the judiciary, pursuant to an executive order or requ...
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2019-02-28
To Senate Local Government Committee
NYS04102IntroProves that it is a deceptive act in the conduct of any business, trade or commerce to threaten civil litigation, where such threat relates to an alleged violation of intellectual property rights unless the person so threatened makes a payment of mon...
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2019-02-28
To Senate Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee
NYS04082IntroExpands eligibility of privately owned forest land for a partial real property tax exemption; reduces the amount of acreage needed to qualify from 50 to 25 acres.
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2019-02-27
To Senate Local Government Committee
NYS04094IntroProvides a religious exemption for the requirement to have a photograph taken for a driver's license or learner's permit.
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2019-02-27
To Senate Transportation Committee
NYS03996IntroRepeals the provision of law that volunteer firefighters and ambulance workers who receive a real property tax exemption for service may not receive the income tax credit for such service.
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2019-02-22
To Senate Budget and Revenue Committee
NYS03968IntroRelates to supplemental military retirement allowances for members of public retirement systems of the state.
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2019-02-22
To Senate Civil Service and Pensions Committee
NYS03901IntroMakes internal audit functions optional by school districts unless an audit by the comptroller reveals deficiencies; provides that where deficiencies are found, school districts shall perform bi-annual internal audits until the comptroller conducts a...
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2019-02-21
To Senate Education Committee
NYS03928IntroEstablishes the task force on daylight saving time to study the effects of New York state opting out of daylight saving time.
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2019-02-21
To Senate Finance Committee
NYS03933IntroEliminates additional application fees and annual fees for special license plates issued to veterans of the armed forces of the United States.
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2019-02-21
To Senate Transportation Committee
NYS03935IntroDesignates baseball as the official sport of the state of New York.
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2019-02-21
To Senate Investigations and Government Operations Committee
NYS03932IntroProhibits level 2 and 3 sex offenders from residing within 1,500 feet of their victim or school grounds; also prohibits such offenders from attending or participating in school sponsored activities.
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2019-02-21
To Senate Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee
NYS03929IntroRelates to the registration of vintage snowmobiles.
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2019-02-21
To Senate Transportation Committee
NYS03936IntroRepeals provision of law prohibiting the possession of certain large capacity ammunition feeding devices and the exemption of certain ammunition feeding devices at firing ranges.
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2019-02-21
To Senate Codes Committee
NYS03926IntroEstablishes that the board of regents and the state education department shall study and evaluate the feasibility of mandating kindergarten in all school districts.
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2019-02-21
To Senate Education Committee
NYS03925IntroRelates to directing the board of regents and the state education department to conduct a study and make recommendations on the readiness of children to start kindergarten and adjusting the age of mandatory attendance from minors who become five year...
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2019-02-21
To Senate Education Committee
NYS03931IntroProvides that restrictions regarding the carrying of concealed weapons and licenses therefor shall be by statute only.
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2019-02-21
To Senate Codes Committee
NYS03927IntroEstablishes that a person is guilty of arson when he damages a building or motor vehicle by fire or explosion in the course of the commission or attempted commission of a felony.
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2019-02-21
To Senate Codes Committee
NYS03955IntroEstablishes the domestic violence accountability program; requires mandatory domestic violence counseling.
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2019-02-21
To Senate Social Services Committee
NYS03958IntroProvides that any person who knowingly harbors, houses or employs a sex offender who has failed to register or verify address and employment, and who fails to contact his or her local law enforcement agency regarding such sex offender is guilty of a ...
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2019-02-21
To Senate Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee
NYS03934IntroEstablishes a tax credit for employment of an individual who has successfully completed a judicial diversion substance abuse treatment program or graduated from drug court.
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2019-02-21
To Senate Budget and Revenue Committee
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