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Read Assemblymember Englebright's letter opposing Suffolk County's proposed raid on the Drinking Water Protection Program
Read Assemblymember Englebrights Comments on the Gyrodyne Subdivision Draft Environmental Impact Study
Assemblymember Englebright Announces Appointments to the Climate Action Council
Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie has appointed Peter Iwanowicz, Dr. Robert Howarth, and Dr. Paul Shepson to the Climate Action Council. These appointees bring years of scientific and environmental experience necessary to shape an informed and feasible climate...
Assemblyman Englebright: Governor Signed Legislation Banning Offshore Oil and Gas Drilling in New York's Coastal Areas
Assembly Environmental Conservation Committee Chair Steve Englebright (D-Setauket) announced that Governor Cuomo signed his legislation (A.2572 Englebright/S.2316 Kaminsky) to prohibit oil and natural gas drilling in New York coastal areas.This important...
Times Union: New York's single-use plastic bag ban signed into law
Assemblyman Englebright: Legislation Banning Offshore Oil and Gas Drilling in New York's Coastal Areas Passes Assembly
Assembly Environmental Conservation Committee Chair Steve Englebright (D-Setauket) announced the Assembly passage of legislation (A.2572, Englebright) to prohibit oil and natural gas drilling in New York's coastal areas."My colleagues and I held...
Assemblyman Englebright: New Measures Will Make Voting Easier and Reduce the Influence of Special Interests in Politics
Assemblymember Steve Englebright (D-Setauket) announced that the Assembly has passed a package of seven bills to reform New York State's antiquated electoral process, to make voting easier and reduce the influence of special interests in elections."It's...
Read Assemblyman Englebright’s Letter to the PSC Urging a Fix of Key Aspect of New York’s Solar VDER Tariff
Read Assemblyman Englebright’s Sign-on Letter to EPA Opposing Rulemaking that would Rollback Automotive Fuel Economy (CAFE) Standards for 2022 to 2025
Englebright Passes New Law to Appropriately Reference the Deaf Community
Assemblyman Steve Englebright (D-Setauket) announced that his bill (A.7178/S.6128) to strike all references of “hearing impaired” from New York State law has been signed by Governor Cuomo. Instead, the law will refer to those that are “deaf or hard of...
Publications Read More
Legislative Update - Winter 2019
Legislative Report from the NYS Assembly Committee on Environmental Conservation - Summer 2018
Legislative Update - Fall 2017
Read Assemblyman Englebright’s Letter to LIPA in Opposition to Proposal to Build Solar Farm on 350 acres of Old Growth Woodland at National Grid’s Shoreham Property
Legislative report from the NYS Assembly Committee on Environmental Conservation - Summer 2016
Legislative Update - Summer 2016
Read NYS Assembly Letter in Opposition to Federal Bill H.R.1599 which would Permanently Prohibit States from Establishing their own GMO Labeling Laws
The Honorable Chuck SchumerUnited States Senate322 Hart Senate Office BuildingWashington, D.C. 20510 The Honorable Kirsten GillibrandUnited States Senate478 Russell Senate Office BuildingWashington, D.C. 20510 Dear Senator...