New York Senator John Brooks [D]

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NYS00628EngrossEstablishes the lease and landlord fraud public awareness program to promote public awareness of the potential risks of signing a fraudulent lease with an individual misrepresenting themselves as a landlord.
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2020-02-24
To Assembly Housing Committee
NYS05538EngrossDirects the commissioner of the office for people with developmental disabilities to conduct a study in consultation with the comptroller's office on whether it is feasible to allow the use of debit cards for residents' cash accounts to be used for f...
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2020-02-24
returned to senate
NYS03314IntroEnacts Carlos' law; relates to crimes involving the death or injury of a worker; establishes higher fines for corporations who commit such crimes; establishes the crimes of endangering the welfare of a worker in the third, second and first degrees.
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2020-02-21
To Senate Codes Committee
NYS05696IntroRequires the public service commission to review broadband and fiber optic services within the state and requires the expansion of broadband and fiber optic services.
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2020-02-21
To Senate Energy and Telecommunications Committee
NYJ02869IntroMemorializing Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to proclaim February 26, 2020, as 10th Mountain Division and Fort Drum Day in the State of New York
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2020-02-21
To Senate Finance Committee
NYS07793IntroExtends the provisions of subsection (bbb) of section 606 of the tax law relating to the real property tax freeze credit until April 15, 2025.
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2020-02-21
To Senate Budget and Revenue Committee
NYJ02877IntroHonoring John Fabian upon the occasion of being named Man of the Year by the Merrick Chamber of Commerce on January 23, 2020
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2020-02-21
To Senate Finance Committee
NYJ02876IntroHonoring Dr. Chantal Santos upon the occasion of being named Professional of the Year by the Merrick Chamber of Commerce on January 23, 2020
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2020-02-21
To Senate Finance Committee
NYJ02879IntroHonoring Cathy Boddy and Lorraine Castanio upon the occasion of being named Merchants of the Year by the Merrick Chamber of Commerce on January 23, 2020
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2020-02-21
To Senate Finance Committee
NYJ02878IntroCommending Valedictorian Marc Edayadi of Calhoun High School, Class of 2020, in recognition of his outstanding accomplishments
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2020-02-21
To Senate Finance Committee
NYS07783IntroAuthorizes boards of cooperative educational services to establish workers' compensation reserve funds.
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2020-02-20
To Senate Local Government Committee
NYS01707IntroProvides a New York state residential property tax relief act for public education aid apportionment for certain school years; and provides for the repeal of such provisions upon the expiration thereof.
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2020-02-19
To Senate Education Committee
NYS07615IntroRelates to freezing tuition costs at state and city universities for four years; increases TAP awards by $400 each year for four years; and requires a report examining the affordability of such public institutions and potential funding for eliminatin...
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2020-02-19
To Senate Higher Education Committee
NYS00594IntroRelates to state government integrity including the creation of a New York state government integrity commission.
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2020-02-14
TO ATTORNEY-GENERAL FOR OPINION
NYS01048EngrossAmends the constitution to delete the requirement that registration for purposes of voting be completed at least ten days before election day and provides that laws be made to adequately safeguard against deception in the exercise of the right of suf...
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2020-02-14
TO ATTORNEY-GENERAL FOR OPINION
NYS01049EngrossAuthorizes ballot by mail by removing cause for absentee ballot voting.
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2020-02-14
TO ATTORNEY-GENERAL FOR OPINION
NYS01685IntroProvides for payment of bonuses to veterans of the Korean war.
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2020-02-14
TO ATTORNEY-GENERAL FOR OPINION
NYS02072EngrossRelates to the right to clean air and water and a healthful environment.
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2020-02-14
TO ATTORNEY-GENERAL FOR OPINION
NYS03471EngrossEstablishes the veteran career assistance program within the SUNY and CUNY systems to provide veterans discharged under honorable conditions with assistance in resume writing and employment placement services.
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2020-02-13
ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
NYS04742EngrossRelates to prohibiting homeowners' associations from restricting the installation of or use of solar power systems.
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2020-02-13
ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
NYS07051IntroRequires the division of veterans' services to provide the division's copy of the veteran's DD-214 form to the appropriate county veterans' service agency upon the release of veterans from service.
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2020-02-13
ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
NYS01714EngrossRelates to violations of the uniform fire prevention and building code.
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2020-02-12
To Assembly Governmental Operations Committee
NYS03301EngrossAuthorizes licensed authorized organizations to conduct certain poker tournaments as licensed games of chance fundraisers.
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2020-02-12
ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
NYS07171EngrossRelates to direct dialing to public service answering points.
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2020-02-11
returned to senate
NYJ02772PassCommemorating the 30th Anniversary of the release of Nelson Mandela from Victor Verster Prison on February 11, 1990
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2020-02-11
ADOPTED
NYJ02778PassMemorializing Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to proclaim MArch 20, 2020, as Day of Nowruz in the State of New York
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2020-02-11
ADOPTED
NYJ02771PassCommemorating the 75th Anniversary of the 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion
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2020-02-11
ADOPTED
NYJ02773PassCommemorating the 40th Anniversary of the 1980 Lake Placid Winter Olympics, and celebrating its legacy, past, present and future
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2020-02-11
ADOPTED
NYS06906IntroProhibits horizontal drilling and high-volume hydraulic fracturing.
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2020-02-10
ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
NYS03872EngrossRelates to the geriatric demonstration program to promote mental health and home care collaboration; authorizes the commissioner of mental health and the commissioner of health to waive rules and regulations to address barriers to collaboration by me...
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2020-02-10
To Assembly Mental Health Committee
NYS06370IntroExempts certain retirement plan distributions for income tax purposes.
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2020-02-07
To Senate Budget and Revenue Committee
NYS07693IntroRelates to the prevention and mitigation of marine and coastal debris; defines terms; requires the department of environmental conservation to prepare and annually update a marine and coastal debris action plan.
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2020-02-07
To Senate Environmental Conservation Committee
NYS07684IntroProvides that state aid payments due for prior years shall be paid either from funds available in the general support for public school appropriation as a result of the deduction of excess payments of aid; or within the limit of the appropriation des...
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2020-02-06
To Senate Education Committee
NYS00186IntroEnacts "Kirby and Quigley's Law"; expands the definition of aggravated cruelty to animals to include harm to a companion animal during the commission of a felony.
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2020-02-05
ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
NYS02099IntroRequires that subpoenas issued relating to election matters be served with a separate informational sheet that summarizes why the subpoena has been issued.
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2020-02-05
To Senate Elections Committee
NYS03959EngrossEstablishes Buoy's law; requires veterinarians to notify owners of potential risks and side effects of medication verbally or through electronic means prior to prescribing or otherwise providing medication to an animal; allows the client, or his or h...
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2020-02-05
ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
NYS04234IntroProhibits the sale of dogs, cats and rabbits by retail pet shops; authorizes collaboration with entities to provide space to showcase cats or dogs owned by certain entities for the purpose of adoption.
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2020-02-05
ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
NYS07678IntroProvides that the coroner, coroner's physician or medical examiner shall promptly report to the division of veterans' affairs, in a one page form developed and provided by such division of veterans' affairs, any death which appears to be a suicide by...
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2020-02-05
To Senate Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee
NYS06288EngrossRelates to annual reporting on substance use disorder in incarcerated individuals; requires the office of addiction services and supports to monitor programs providing treatment to incarcerated individuals in correctional facilities and provide an an...
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2020-02-04
To Assembly Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Committee
NYJ02732PassHonoring Anne Guercio upon the occasion of being named Merrick Woman of the Year
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2020-02-04
ADOPTED
NYJ02690PassMemorializing Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to proclaim February 2020, as Black History Month in the State of New York
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2020-02-04
ADOPTED
NYJ02661PassMemorializing Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to proclaim February 22-29, 2020, as FFA Week in the State of New York
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2020-02-04
ADOPTED
NYJ02713PassMourning the death of Judith Johnson, prominent educator, distinguished citizen, and devoted member of her community
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2020-02-04
ADOPTED
NYJ02719PassCongratulating the Pleasantville Girls Soccer Team upon the occasion of capturing the New York State Public High School Athletic Association Class B Championship
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2020-02-04
ADOPTED
NYS01455EngrossRequires water works corporations to post water supply statements online if a website exists or make such available to the municipalities' website.
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2020-02-03
ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
NYS06062EngrossAuthorizes school districts to enter into a lease outside of such school district when it is demonstrated to the satisfaction of the commissioner of education that extenuating circumstances exist which necessitate a lease outside of the school distri...
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2020-02-03
ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
NYS07312PassAuthorizes the appointment of a monitor to oversee the Wyandanch union free school district, authorizes deficit financing and an advance of aid payments for such district.
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2020-02-03
SIGNED CHAP.18
NYS05492IntroRelates to authorizing certain persons in an optional twenty year retirement plan for state university police officer service and regional state park police.
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2020-01-31
To Senate Civil Service and Pensions Committee
NYS00769EngrossRelates to permitting certain insurance coverage to be placed by licensed excess line brokers with unauthorized insurers without regard to the diligent effort requirement and simplifying the excess line insurance placement affidavit requirements.
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2020-01-29
ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
NYS04835EngrossProvides that court records in a proceeding under articles 77, 78 and 81 of the mental hygiene law shall not be perused, examined, disclosed, taken or copied by any other person than a party, the attorney or counsel of a party, the guardian, the cour...
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2020-01-29
To Assembly Codes Committee
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