Today, advocates in the JustGreen Partnership applauded Governor Kathy Hochul for signing a ban on PFAS in Apparel.
New York State Governor Kathy Hochul signed the Cumulative Impacts bill (S.8830/A.2103D).
New Yorkers went to the primary polls on Tuesday, and despite the new Congressional and State Senate maps reconfiguring districts across the state.
Today, the New York State Senate Majority advanced the first passage of an amendment to codify the right to an abortion and the right to contraception in the State Constitution.
Today, Governor Kathy Hochul signed a nation-leading legislative package to immediately protect the rights of women and medical providers.
The New York State Senate and Assembly have ended their 2022 legislative session, with many legislators returning to their districts to campaign for re-election.
Today, the New York Senate Majority will advance legislation to protect the right to choose for New Yorkers from Harlem to the Hudson.
Today, the New York State Senate passed the Holocaust Education Bill, S.121B, with unanimous support.
The Senate Democratic Majority today will advance legislation to combat the opioid crisis by expanding access to life-saving medication and improving treatment programs to support the recovery of New Yorkers struggling with substance use disorder.
The Senate Democratic Majority today will advance legislation to improve the health and safety of domestic animals, building on the Conference’s continued advocacy for animal welfare.
On Wednesday, May 4, 2022, New York State Senator Anna M. Kaplan held a celebration of Israel’s Independence Day (Yom Ha’atzmaut) in the New York State Capitol.
The Senate Democratic Majority today will pass legislation to provide student debt relief.
Yesterday the New York State Senate and Assembly passed legislation – S.8830 and A.2103C, respectively.
Today, the Senate Democratic Majority will pass legislation to support survivors of sexual abuse and domestic violence by strengthening protections for victims in New York State.
Today, 1,000 activists from the Climate Can’t-Wait coalition came from all corners of the state to Albany for an Earth Day protest of the state legislature’s climate inaction.