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Green-Wood Cemetery Moves Forward With New Certificate of Incorporation

The Governor signed a bill sponsored by Assistant Speaker Felix W. Ortiz (D-Kings) into law this week permitting Brooklyn’s Green-Wood Cemetery to file a new certificate of incorporation (A.8148-B, Chapter .304). This law will...

September 15, 2017
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Ortiz exhorta al Gobernador a aprobar el proyecto de ley que establece la oxigenoterapia como un beneficio permanente del Medicaid

El Portavoz Adjunto Félix W. Ortiz (D-Kings) está exhortando al gobernador Cuomo a aprobar su legislación A.2906 que incluiría la terapia tópica de oxígeno para heridas, conocida como oxigenoterapia, como un beneficio...

August 1, 2017
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Ortiz Urges Governor to Approve Bill Making Topical Oxygen Wound Treatment a Permanent Medicaid Benefit

Assistant Speaker Felix W. Ortiz (D-Kings) is urging Governor Cuomo to approve his legislation A.2906 that would include topical oxygen wound therapy as a permanent Medicaid benefit. The legislation passed the Assembly and...

August 1, 2017
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Ortiz celebra que el Gobernador haya reconocido al textalyzer como una herramienta para luchar en contra de los accidentes automovilísticos


El Portavoz Adjunto Félix W. Ortiz (D-Kings) celebra el anuncio del Gobernador que ha autorizado un estudio para investigar los beneficios de un dispositivo tecnológico conocido como Textalyzer como una manera para luchar en contra de los...

July 26, 2017
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June 21, 2017
"Access of food that stays in the hospitals  and the schools, voluntarily will be given to some of the food banks and the food pantries in the State of New York," said Assistant Speaker Ortiz as he explained his vote for bill A2409B to help encourage the establishment of voluntary programs to assist and facilitate the ability of school districts and institutions of higher learning to donate excess unused food items from their school meal programs to voluntary food assistance programs, such as food pantries, soup kitchens, and other community and not-for-profit organizations that distribute food to the poor and disadvantaged A2409B