The NY legislature is in recess having ended their  sessions on  July 1, 2018. They will resume in January 2019 for the next 6 month session.

BILL NUMBER: S3780B TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the executive law, in relation to solicitation used by or on behalf of any charitable organization SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS : PURPOSE AND JUSTIFICATION There have been articles written over the years discussing how little some professional fundraisers actually give to the charities for whom they solicit, and Attorney General Schneiderman recently issued a report that shows that some charities and professional fundraisers use virtually all the funds they raise for their own overhead and benefit.This bill would require that fundraisers advise potential donors of the existence of the Attorney General's website, and also provide a telephone number for the Charities Bureau of the Attorney General's Office if they do not have access to the internet. Sponsor Michael H. Ranzenhofer   S8225  Passed Senate & Assembly:June 20, 2018  Awaiting Delivery to the govenor
Session ends on June 30 th of every year as the legislature only meets 6 months of the year!

Bill S750 2017-18 Session

Prohibits possession of e-cigarettes on school grounds

  • Signed by Governor

July 25, 2017  |  Signed by Governor

Sponsor: RITCHIE


Bill A4027 2017-18 Session

Extends provisions relating to youth pheasant hunting days on Long Island

Signed by Governor

August 21, 2017  |  Signed by Governor

Sponsor: ENGLEBRIGHT


Bill A4703 2017-18 Session

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Section 711-b of the executive law, protection of water supplies, S 711-b. Review of water supplier vulnerability analysis assessments. The commissioner, OR HIS OR HER DESIGNEE, shall review each vulnerability analysis assessment [from] PREPARED BY a water supplier [transmitted to the division from the department of health] pursuant to section elev- en hundred twenty-five of the public health law. The commissioner may issue recommendations or general guidance to the water supplier based on the assessment to enhance protections against a terrorist attack or cyber attack. Such recommendations and guidance shall be kept confiden tial and shall be exempt from disclosure under article six of the public officers law.