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Ortiz Fights for First Responders
Assistant Speaker Felix W. Ortiz (D-Kings) today introduced legislation that would clarify and expand existing workers’ compensation statute for first responders inflicted with work related post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Current law sets a low...
Ortiz lucha por los socorristas
Hoy, el Portavoz Adjunto Félix W. Ortiz (D-Kings) presentó una legislación que clarificaría y ampliaría el estatuto existente para la compensación de trabajadores socorristas que sufren del trastorno de estrés postraumático (PTSD, por sus siglas en inglés)...
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Ortiz Urges Senate To Pass Expiring Speed Camera Legislation
Statement: Ortiz Urges Senate Colleagues to Pass Expiring Speed Camera Legislation
I urge my colleagues in the State Senate to return to Albany to vote to extend and expand the speed camera program set to expire on July 25, 2018. The Assembly passed the measure on June 18th to a vote of 95-43. "Speed cameras slow drivers down and...
"This particular bill, in the same as the cell phone ban and the text messaging, this bill is about saving lives and protecting our children. This bill does three things: it brings light to public safety, quality of life, and saves lives," said Assemblymember Felix Ortiz, speaking on a bill cosponsored that would expand the photo speed violation monitoring systems program for school speed zones in the city of New York during Assembly legislative session. (A.07798C)