Senate Passes Hoylman’s Police STAT Act, Requiring Reporting Of Deaths In Police Custody And More

Today, the New York State Senate voted to pass the Police Statistics and Transparency Act (S.1830-C/A.10609) that ill affect New Yorker from Harlem to the Hudson. Continue Reading →

NY State Senate Majority Steps Up For Workers Impacted By The Coronavirus Pandemic

The NY State Senate Democratic Majority today passed legislation to ensure employees in New York State will be able to access paid leave if they are subject to a mandatory or precautionary quarantine due to the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19).

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Hoylman, Kaplan, Rosenthal And Lavine Introduce Comprehensive Legislation On “Ghost Guns”

Today Senator Brad Hoylman, Senator Anna M. Kaplan, Assembly Member Linda B. Rosenthal and Assembly Member Charles D. Lavine introduced comprehensive legislation to curb the manufacturing of “ghost guns.” Continue Reading →

Senator Hoylman And Assembly Member Cruz Introduce “Access To Representation Act” For Immigrants

Today, Senator Brad Hoylman and Assembly Member Catalina Cruz introduced the Access to Representation Act, which would create a statutory right to a lawyer for any New Yorker from Harlem to the Hudson facing deportation who cannot afford an attorney on their own. Continue Reading →