As part of my community engagement platform, I promised to provide a regular weekly update on what’s happening up in Albany. This is an update from weeks 18 and 19.

You can always email me directly at gounardes@nysenate.gov if you have any other questions, ideas, or want more information about what’s happening in Albany or the district.

*Session Week 18*

Committee Meetings

Civil Service & Pensions

This week I convened our sixth Civil Service and Pensions Committee meeting of this session. We passed 9 bills through committee, including 2 of my own.

Session

Remember that you can watch sessions live on the NYS Senate website and follow along with session proceedings on the official NY Senate Twitter.

We passed 55 bills, including one of my own, some of which are highlighted below:

Food and Housing Security

Education

Animal Safety

Other noteworthy bills:

*Session Week 19*

Committee Meetings

Judiciary

In the Judiciary committee we passed a total of 14 bills including:

Higher Education

In the Judiciary committee we passed 8 bills including:

Session

Remember that you can watch sessions live on the NYS Senate website and follow along with session proceedings on the official NY Senate Twitter.

We passed 59 bills, including one of my own, some of which are highlighted below:

Combatting Human Trafficking

The Courts System

Other noteworthy bills:

You can see all the bills the Senate has passed so far this year here.

Thanks for reading! As always, you can email me directly at gounardes@nysenate.gov or call my office as 718–238–6044.

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NYS Senator, District 22.

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NYS Senator, District 22.

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