There is a bill that has passed the NY Senate that will create an automatic voter registration database when one applies for a license or registration. However the ‘Green Light Bill’ signed into law allows undocumented immigrants in New York the right to a driver’s license for which thousands of folks are now applying. They would have to understand the requirement to opt out by checking the opt out box . THis bill is not law yet . Call your assemblyperson Protect the sanctity of our voter registration rolls.
Establishes the crime of unlawful dissemination or publication of an intimate image DOWNLOAD BILL TEXT PDF
- Farm workers bill creates new eligibility for workers compensation and unemployment. Farm workers can now unionize.
Your HMO health plan or NY insurer(not self insured) must protect you from surprise bills for out-of-network emergency services and for hospital inpatient services that follow an emergency room visit. Your bill should be reduced to your in-network co-payment, deductible or coinsurance. The New York Dept. of Financial services, which regulates this law explains how to manage a surprise bill ,so you will only have to pay your in-network copayment, coinsurance, or deductible :