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Assemblymember Steck: Immigration Legislation Violates the Constitution

“The aims of the Liberty Act are extremely laudable, but I voted against this bill as a matter of principle. I oppose President Trump’s hateful and xenophobic immigration policy and believe it demands a forceful response, but we cannot violate...

February 14, 2017
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Transportation Driver Network Act

Assemblymember Phil Steck, representing Colonie, Niskayuna, and Schenectady announced today that he has filed a bill legalizing transportation networks in Upstate New York. Steck said: “We have been working on this bill since the end of last...

December 23, 2016
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Assemblymember Steck: New Law Honors Military Service of NYS Employees

Assemblymember Phil Steck (D-Colonie) today praised the signing of a new law that will allow New York State employees to receive credit in the state pension system for time spent serving in the armed forces (Chapter 41 of 2016). The bill, which was...

June 1, 2016
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Assemblymember Steck: Newly Passed Bills Will Combat Vacant Properties

Assemblymember Phil Steck (D-Colonie) announced the passage of legislation in the state Assembly to address the problem of so-called ‘zombie properties’ that have been abandoned during the foreclosure process but have not yet been processed by the...

May 24, 2016
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Assemblymember Steck Announces Emergency Intervention Legislation to Combat Substance Abuse

Assemblymember Phil Steck (D-Colonie) announced he introduced a bill that would allow emergency intervention for those who suffer from heroin and other addiction (A.9501). If a person becomes incapacitated due to substance...

May 19, 2016
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