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Assemblyman Cymbrowitz Commends New Regulations Against Synthetic Marijuana

Assemblyman Steven Cymbrowitz (D-Brooklyn) is commending Governor Cuomo’s call for stronger Department of Health (DOH) regulations to combat the sale of synthetic cannabinoids in New York State. “The dramatic rise in emergency room visits as a...

October 22, 2015
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Statement by Assemblyman Steven Cymbrowitz Condemning Passage of UNESCO Resolution

Today the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) passed a resolution listing the Cave of the Patriarchs in Hebron and Rachel’s Tomb in Bethlehem as Muslim sites. Twenty six nations voted in favor and another 25...

October 21, 2015
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Cleanup Finished at Contaminated Brighton Beach Site, Assemblyman Cymbrowitz Announces

A Brighton Beach commercial site that was included in the state’s Brownfield Cleanup Program with the intervention of Assemblyman Steven Cymbrowitz (D-Brooklyn) is now tentatively free of contaminants, the lawmaker announced today. The state’s...

October 9, 2015
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Assemblyman Cymbrowitz Calls for Landmarking of Historic Lady Moody–Van Sicklen House

Note: Assemblyman Steven Cymbrowitz submitted the following written testimony to the Landmarks Preservation Commission regarding the Lady Moody-Van Sicklen House in Gravesend, which is one of the backlogged Brooklyn calendar items to be heard at...

September 30, 2015
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Governor Cuomo Signs Cymbrowitz Bill Banning Sale of Powdered Alcohol in NY State

A bill introduced by Assemblyman Steven Cymbrowitz (D-Brooklyn) to ban the sale of powdered alcohol in New York State has been signed into law by Governor Cuomo. Known commercially as Palcohol, the product – which is mixed with water and comes...

August 14, 2015
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