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Ortiz Bill Makes Sure Schools Get Full Funding for Entire School Year Despite COVID-19 Closures
A bill sponsored by Assemblyman Felix W. Ortiz (D-Kings) to protect schools will ensure that they receive full state funding for the entire 2019-2020 school year despite closings due to COVID-19.New York State law requires schools to be in session no...
Following Viral Video of Woman Calling 911 on a Black Man in Central Park this Weekend, Ortiz Renews Efforts to Enact His Bill to Add Falsely Reporting of an Incident Based on Race as a Hate Crime in New York State
Following the horrific video that went viral over the Memorial Day weekend of a woman calling 911 to falsely accuse a black man of threatening her life, Assemblyman Felix W. Ortiz (D-Kings) is renewing efforts to enact his legislation that would add such...
Important COVID-19 Voting Changes
Were all in this together / Todos estamos juntos en esto
Assembymember Ortiz speaks on legislation that says when a person is under arrest or in custody of a police officer, peace officer or other law enforcement representative or entity, such officer, representative or entity shall have a duty to provide attention to the medical and mental health needs of such person. (A.8226B)