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Assemblyman David Weprin, Advocates, Push for Passage of 9-1-1 Reporting Bill to Stop the Abuse of New Yorkers in Homes for the Disabled

Albany, New York – Assemblyman David I. Weprin (D-Fresh Meadows) was joined by bill co-sponsors Assemblymember Jo Anne Simon, Assemblymember Alice Cancel, and Assemblymember Thomas Abinanti; as well as Michael Carey of the Jonathan...

May 23, 2016
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Assemblyman David Weprin Passes Legislation to Support New Yorkers with Disabilities

Albany, New York – Assemblyman David Weprin, Chair of the Assembly Task Force for People with Disabilities, announced the passage of legislation to better serve the needs of New Yorkers with disabilities in honor of this year’s...

May 16, 2016
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NY Assembly Passes Legislation Increasing Penalties for Machete Assaults

Albany, New York – Assemblyman David Weprin announced passage of A8214B, which would include the possession of a ‘machete’ within the class A misdemeanor of criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree...

May 11, 2016
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Assemblyman David Weprin Featured on the Beat by Manhattan Institute Panel Discussion

New York, New York – Assemblyman David Weprin, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Executive Director Pat Foye, Nicole Gelinas of the Manhattan Institute and Sam Schwartz of Sam Schwartz Engineering participated in a panel discussion, "Getting...

April 27, 2016
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Assemblyman David Weprin, Citizens for Safe Endoscopy Join to Announce Life-Saving, Cost-Cutting ‘Upper Endoscopy Reform Act’

New York, NY - Assemblyman David I. Weprin (D-Fresh Meadows, Richmond Hill) joined Citizens for Safe Endoscopy and the Esophageal Cancer Awareness Association today to announce the Upper Endoscopy Reform Act, A9763....

April 10, 2016
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