GOVERNOR HOCHUL SIGNS LEGISLATION TO EXPAND PUBLIC INPUT IN THE RULES-MAKING PROCESS 

    Legislation (S.0155/A.6267) Permits Agencies to Use Innovative Techniques in Organizing Public Hearings on Proposed Rules to Solicit Public Participation          Governor Kathy Hochul today signed legislation (S.0155/A.6267) further enhancing the ability of the public to participate in the rulemaking...

GOVERNOR HOCHUL ANNOUNCES 16 NEW #VAXTOSCHOOL SITES

235 Sites Established Statewide - Nearly Double the Goal - Including 98 Events at Local Schools over the Program's 12-Week Period 12,438 Doses Already Reported Administered Through the Sites Full List of Sites...

GOVERNOR HOCHUL SIGNS LEGISLATION TO HELP TRACK AND REPORT DATA ON VETERAN SUICIDES TO...

Legislation (S.02036/A.03237) Establishes Another Method of Tracking Veteran Suicides in Order to Compile More Accurate Data  Governor Kathy Hochul today signed legislation (S.02036/A.03237) into law to establish another method of tracking veteran suicides in order to compile more accurate data regarding those...

GOVERNOR HOCHUL SIGNS LEGISLATION TO INCREASE AWARENESS OF RESOURCES FOR HUMAN TRAFFICKING VICTIMS

Legislation (S.00924/A.3331) Requires Law Enforcement and District Attorney's Offices to Advise Human Trafficking Victims of the Availability of Social and Legal Services Governor Kathy Hochul today signed legislation that requires law enforcement and district attorney's offices...

GOVERNOR HOCHUL ANNOUNCES FIVE CONFIRMED COVID-19 OMICRON VARIANT CASES IN NEW YORK

Governor Kathy Hochul today announced the first confirmed cases of the COVID-19 Omicron variant in New York State. So far, the five cases appear unrelated and have been confirmed through sequencing of the SARS-CoV-2...

GOVERNOR HOCHUL ANNOUNCES LARGEST, SINGLE NEW YORK STATE OFFSHORE WIND SUPPLY CHAIN AWARD OF $86 MILLION...

Investment by Ørsted and Eversource at Port of Coeymans Brings Construction and Steel Manufacturing Business to New York Companies Creates 230 Jobs in Capital Region and Western New York New York's 2022 Offshore Wind Solicitation to TargetSignificant Port Infrastructure and Supply Chain Investment Supports New...

GOVERNOR HOCHUL SIGNS LEGISLATION PACKAGE TO COMBAT OPIOID CRISIS

VIDEO, AUDIO, PHOTOS & RUSH TRANSCRIPT: Governor Hochul: "Why wouldn't we take advantage of that opportunity to invest in people, give them something as simple as medication to help them deal with their illness while they're...

GOVERNORS HOCHUL, MURPHY, WOLF, AND LAMONT TO SHARE CRIME GUN DATA IN EFFORT TO...

Read the Memorandum of Understanding Here. Governor Hochul: "This memorandum is transformative. I believe this is going to give us and our law enforcement entities in each of our states the tools we need to be able...

STATE SEN. JEREMY COONEY HOSTS UTICA ROUNDTABLE AS PART OF “REGENER8 CITIES” TOUR

(UTICA, NY) - Senator Jeremy Cooney (D-Rochester) continued his Regener8 Cities tour with roundtable discussion with local stakeholders in Utica. The panel included Senator Joseph Griffo - Ranking Member of the Cities II Committee,...

GOVERNOR HOCHUL WELCOMES AFGHAN EVACUEES TO NEW YORK STATE

New Guidance from the U.S. Department of State Indicates Up to 1,143 Afghans Could Resettle In New York Over the Next Six Months  Local Agencies in Albany, Buffalo, New York City, Rochester, Syracuse and Utica...