March 22, 2017
"I have had many friends who have actually committed suicide because they are transgender and I think that it's already hard enough day to day for them. This is a bill that is so basic," said Assembly Member Yuh-Line Niou, speaking in support of the Gender Expression Non-Discrimination Act (GENDA), which would enshrine protections for transgender and gender non-conforming New Yorkers under New York State's Human Rights Law. A3358