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Legislature Passes Bill to Ensure Quality Services Remain Available for the Developmentally Disabled

Albany, NY – Developmentally disabled residents in New York State would continue to have access to quality services following the passage of legislation through both houses of the Legislature. The bill, sponsored by Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo...

June 22, 2015
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Lupardo’s Legislation Helps Afterschool Programs

Albany, NY – Keeping students engaged outside of the classroom has been made easier following the passage of a new bill through both houses of the Legislature. Afterschool programs taking place inside a school building will now be governed under the...

June 19, 2015
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Legislators Call on Congress to Legalize Industrial Hemp

A year after the New York State Legislature passed a bill to permit the research of industrial hemp, legislators are calling on the federal government to remove all barriers to growing the lucrative crop. The Assembly passed a resolution last week...

June 15, 2015
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Lupardo Elected Chair of Legislative Women’s Caucus

Albany, NY – Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo (D-Binghamton) has been elected by her colleagues to serve as the new Chair of the Legislative Women’s Caucus. Lupardo had previously served as the First Vice-Chair. “It is an...

June 11, 2015
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Assembly Passes CARE Act

Albany, NY – Millions of New Yorkers providing at-home health care to friends and loved-ones will receive much-needed help as a result of a bill passed unanimously by the New York State Assembly on Monday. Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo was the prime...

June 1, 2015
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