Positions on Proposed Legislation: 2017

  • S. 212 Marchione/ A. 4479 Magee

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE REAL PROPERTY TAX LAW, IN RELATION TO THE REDEMPTION OF MULTIPLE LIENS OF FARM PROPERTY.

  • S. 327 Murphy

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE STATE ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE ACT. IN RELATION TO PERIODIC REVIEW OF EXISTING RULES

  • S. 368 Little/ A. 5196 Magee

    AN ACT IN RELATION TO THE WOOD PRODUCTS DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL AND CONTRACTS FOR TIMBER OR OTHER FOREST PRODUCTS.

  • S. 370-A Ortt/ A. 2013 Hevesi

    ESTABLISHES A BIODIESEL GRANT PROGRAM FOR THE AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION OF BIODIESEL

  • S. 374 Ortt/ A. 1700 Hevesi

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE TAX LAW, IN RELATION TO PROVIDING A TAX CREDIT TO FARMERS WHO PURCHASE BIOFUEL FOR THE OPERATIONS OF THEIR FARM EQUIPMENT.

  • S. 524 Young/ A. 526 Gunther

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION LAW, IN RELATION TO PROVIDING THE DEFINITION OF INTEGRATED PEST MANAGEMENT

  • S. 534 - A Young

    ESTABLISHES REAL PROPERTY TAX ABATEMENT FOR THE VALUE OF LAND USED REPLANTING OR CROP EXPANSION OF WOODY BIOMASS USED FOR THE PRODUCTION OF ETHANOL OR BIODIESEL

  • S. 852 Young

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS LAW AND EDUCATION LAW, IN RELATION TO FARM CONSERVATION PRACTICES

  • S. 890 Amedore

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE PUBLIC AUTHORITIES LAW, IN RELATION TO DIRECTING THE NEW YORK STAE THRUWAY AUTHORITY TO ESTABLISH A FARM EZ PASS WHICH GRANTS DISCOUNTED TOLLS FOR CERTAIN MOTOR VEHICLES USED BY PERSONS ENGAGED IN AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION

  • S. 943 Funke/ A. 3944 Quart

    ESTABLISHES THE HEALTHY OPTIONS AND COMMUNITY OUTREACH PROGRAM

  • S. 999 Bonacic/ A. 4448 Pretlow

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE RACING, PRI-MUTUEL WAGERING AND BREEDING LAW, IN RELATION TO NEW YORK BRED AND OR WHOLLY OWNED HORSE HARNESS RACES.

  • S. 1078 Valesky/ A. 4972-A Magee

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CONTROL LAW, IN RELATION TO PROMOTING ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT BY EXPANDING PRODUCTS SOLD BY FARM CIDERIES AND AUTHORIZING SUCH CIDERIES TO SELL CIDER TO OTHER LICENSEES FOR RESALE.

  • S. 1153 Ortt/ A. 534 Gunther

    CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO THE CONSTITUTION, IN RELATION TO THE RIGHT TO HUNT, TRAP AND FISH

  • S. 1333 Comrie / A. 4051 Magee

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS LAW AND THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT LAW, IN RELATION TO ANNUAL AWARDS RECOGNIZING CERTAIN NEW YORK FARMERS, BUSINESSES, AND INSTITUTIONS

  • S. 1435 Ritchie/ A. 4410 Magee

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICTS LAW, IN RELATION TO FARM DRAIN TILE FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

  • S. 1438 Ritchie/ A. 4388 Magee

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE TAX LAW, IN RELATION TO PROVIDING A TAX CREDIT TO FARMERS WHO SELL OR RENT THEIR AGRICULTURAL LAND TO A YOUNG FARMER.

  • S. 1443 Funke/ A. 4230 Magee

    AN ACT TO AMED THE ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CONTROL LAW, IN RELATION TO DELIVERY OR TRANSPORT OF WINE PURSUANT TO A FARM WINERY LICENSE.

  • S. 1739 Young

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE PUBLIC AUTHORITIES LAW, IN RELATION TO PROVIDING TOLL EXEMPTIONS FOR FARMERS TRANSPORTING THEIR GOODS TO THE CITY OF NEW YORK.

  • S. 1909 Ritchie/ A. 4412 Magee

    AN ACT IN RELATION TO THE DEFINITION OF ALL TERRAIN VEHICLE OR "ATV"

  • S. 1913 Ritchie/ A. 4481 ( Magee)

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS LAW, IN RELATION TO THE BEGINNING FARMER REVOLVING LOAN FUND PROGRAM.

  • S. 1917-A Ritchie/ A. 4475-A Magee

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION LAW, IN RELATION TO ESTABLISHING A TRAINING PROGRAM FOR OWNERS AND EMPLOYEES OF FARMING OPERATIONS.

  • S. 1920 Ritchie/ A. 7290 Magee

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE EDUCATION LAW, IN RELATION TO PROVIDING LOAN FORGIVENESS FOR AGRICULTURAL EDUCATORS.

  • S. 2128 Gallivan/ A. 497 Woerner

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE TAX LAW, IN RELATION TO ESTABLISHING TE VENISON DONATION TAX CREDIT

  • S. 2479 Ritchie

    AUTHORIZES AND DIRECTS THE COMMISSIONER OR AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS TO STUDY AND DEVELOP A LONG-TERM STRATEGY FOR SUSTAINING FARMING AND FOOD PRODUCTION IN NEW YORK STATE

  • S. 2481 Amedore/ A. 2994 Fahy

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE LAW, IN RELATION TO THE TASTINGS OF AND SELLING AT RETAIL FOR CONSUMPTION ON OR OFF THE PREMISES OF CERTAIN BEVERAGES.

  • S. 2514 Gallivan/ A. 475 Gunther

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE VEHICLE AND TRAFFIC LAW, IN RELATION TO CERTAIN REGISTRATIONS OF VEHICLES

  • S. 2594 Marcellino/ A. 5180 Fahy

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION LAW, IN RELATION TO THE TRANSFERS FROM THE ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION FUND TO THE GENERAL FUND.

  • S. 2721 Alcantara/ A. 4189 Nolan

    AN ACT IN RELATION REQUIRING COLLECTIVE BARGAINING, OVERTIME AND DISABILITY FOR FARM EMPLOYEES

  • S. 2898 Ritchie

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS LAW, IN RELATION TO ESTABLISHING A ONE-STOP FARMING HOTLINE

  • S. 2899-A Ritchie/ A. 4650 Magee

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE TAX LAW, IN RELATION TO PROPERTY TAX CREDITS FOR FARMERS

  • S. 2975 Murphy/ A. 5498 Bronson

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE LABOR LAW AND THE CRIMINAL PROCEDURE LAW, IN RELATION TO HOURS, WAGES AND SUPPLEMENTS IN CONTRACTS FOR PUBLIC WORKS

  • S. 3156 Griffo/ A. 477 Gunther

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION LAW, IN RELATION TO LOWERING THE AGE FOR UNIVERSAL HUNTING LICENSES FROM FOURTEEN YEARS OLD TO TWELVE YEARS OLD.

  • S. 3269 Parker/ A. 1811 Kavanagh

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION LAW, IN RELATION TO GRANTING PRIVATE CITIZENS THE RIGHT TO INITIATE CIVIL ENFORCEMENT ACTION FOR VIOLATIONS OF SUCH LAW.

  • S. 3760 Bonacic/ A. 2820 Pretlow

    EXTENDS CERTAIN PROVISIONS RELATING TO THE NEW YORK STATE THOROUGHBRED BREEDING AND DEVELOPMENT FUND

  • S. 3836 Ritchie/ A. 4582 Magee

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE REAL PROPERTY LAW, IN RELATION TO EXEMPTION FROM TAXATION OF STRUCTURES AND BUILDINGS ESSENTIAL TO THE OPERATION OF AGRICULTURAL AND HORTICULTURAL LANDS.

  • S. 3842 Ritchie/ A. 4636 Magee

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE EDUCATION LAW, IN RELATION TO CREATING A REGENTS LARGE VETERINARIAN LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM

  • S. 3918 Ritchie/ A. 2185 Peoples-Stokes

    AN ACT IN RELATION TO ENACTING THE "BUY FROM THE BACKYARD ACT"

  • S. 3921 Ritchie

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS LAW, IN RELATION TO AGRICULTURAL CUSTOMS OPERATIONS.

  • S. 3924 Ritchie/ A. 4485 Magee

    AN ACT IN RELATION TO THE REGISTRATION OF CERTAIN FARM VEHICLES

  • S. 4021 Ritchie

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS LAW, IN RELATION TO ESTABLISHING A YOUNGER FARMER AGRICULTURE ADVISORY BOARD

  • S. 4258 DeFrancisco/ A. 5712 Santabarbara

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE TAX LAW, IN RELATION TO PROVIDING A TAX CREDIT TO CERTAIN LANDOWNERS WHO ALLOW SNOWMOBILE ACCESS ON SUCH LAND

  • S. 4265 Griffo/ A. 5964 Magee

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS LAW, IN RELATION TO THE SALE OF ICE CREAM OF OTHER FROZEN DESSERTS MADE WITH WINE.

  • S. 4281 Ranzenhofer/ A. 5689 Jenne

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE GENERAL MUNICIPAL LAW, IN RELATION TO INCREASING THE PURCHASING LIMIT FOR SCHOOL DISTRICTS TO ORDER FROM CERTAIN FARMERS WITHOUT REQUIRING A WAIVER.

  • S. 4589 Ritchie/ A. 7429 Magee

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW, IN RELATION TO CREATING THE VETERINARIANS ACROSS RURAL NEW YORK STATE STUDENT LOAN REPAYMENT FUND

  • S. 4825 Ortt/ A. 6521 Hawley

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION LAW, IN RELATION TO ALLOWING THE USE OF RIFLES FOR DEER HUNTING IN THE COUNTY OF ORLEANS.

  • S. 5064-A GALLIVAN

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION LAW, IN RELATION TO ALLOWING THE USE OF RIFLES FOR DEER HUNTING IN THE COUNTY OF GENESEE.

  • S. 5208 - A Gallivan/ A. 6771 - A Morelle

    AN ACT IN RELATION TO THE PAYMENT OF WAGES AND AUTHORIZES THE PAYMENT OF WAGES BY USE OF PAYROLL CARDS

  • S. 5251-A Helming/ A. 6910-A Woerner

    RELATES TO PURCHASING ON BEHALF OF A SCHOOL DISTRICT OR A BOARD OF COOPERATIVE EDUCATIONAL SERVICES.

  • S. 6039 LaValle/ A. 7703 Thiele

    AN ACT TO PROVIDE THAT INTERESTS OR RIGHTS ACQUIRED IN REAL PROPERTY FOR THE PRESERVATION OF AGRICULTURAL LANDS IN THE COUNTY OF SUFFOLK SHALL PERMIT THE USE OF SUCH REAL PROPERTY FOR A FARM OPERATION

  • S. 6101 Funke

    AN ACT IN RELATION TO AUTHORIZING THE TOWN OF RUSH, COUNTY OF MONROE, TO USE CERTAIN PROPERTY FOR RECREATIONAL AND EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES AS WELL AS TO LEASE SUCH PROPERTY FOR AGRICULTURE

  • A. 317 Rosenthal/ S. 2558 Golden

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE EXECUTIVE LAW, IN RELATION TO THE CREATION OF AN ANIMAL CRUELTY AND ANIMAL FIGHTING DATABASE.

  • A. 823 Stirpe/ S. 5941 Valesky

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS LAW IN RELATION TO A REDUCED FOOD PROCESSING LICENSE FEE FOR SMALL-SCALE FOOD PROCESSORS

  • A. 917 Lupardo

    IN RELATION TO REQUIRING CERTAIN INFORMATION TO BE FILED WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SERVICE

  • A. 1223 Nolan

    AN ACT IN RELATION REQUIRING COLLECTIVE BARGAINING, OVERTIME AND DISABILITY FOR FARM EMPLOYEES

  • A. 1503 Jenne

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS LAW, IN RELATION TO ASSISTANCE WITH AGGREGATING, PROCESSING AND TRANSPORTING AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS FOR PRODUCERS AND PROCESSORS.

  • A. 2820 Pretlow/ S. 3760 Bonacic

    EXTENDS CERTAIN PROVISIONS RELATING TO THE NEW YORK STATE THOROUGHBRED BREEDING AND DEVELOPMENT FUND

  • A. 4410 Magee/ S. 1435 Ritchie

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICTS LAW, IN RELATION TO FARM DRAIN TILE FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

  • A. 5007 Magee/ S. 852 Young

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS LAW AND EDUCATION LAW, IN RELATION TO FARM CONSERVATION PRACTICES

  • A. 5060 Magee/ S. 4900 Ritchie

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS LAW AND THE PUBLIC LANDS LAW, IN RELATION TO ACCESS TO VIABLE AGRICULTURAL LAND FOR NEW AND BEGINNING FARMERS

  • A. 7393 Magee/ S. 2898 Ritchie

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS LAW, IN RELATION TO ESTABLISHING A ONE - STOP FARMING HOTLINE

  • A. 7809 Sepulveda/ S. 3034 Ritchie

    AN ACT TO AMEND THE AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS LAW, IN RELATION TO STATE FUNDING FOR ELECTRONIC BENEFIT TRANSFER TECHNOLOGY AT FARMER'S MARKETS