Press Releases

Assemblyman Steve Stern Passes Legislative Package in Observance of Legislative Disabilities Awareness Day

Assemblyman Steve Stern Passes Legislative Package in Observance of Legislative Disabilities Awareness Day
Assemblyman Steve Stern (D-AD 10), joined with his Assembly colleagues to mark “Legislative Disabilities Awareness Day” by passing a package of legislative initiatives to promote inclusion and access for New Yorkers with disabilities.Among the...

Assemblyman Steve Stern Co-Sponsors Legislation to Restore Bed Holds at New York State Veterans Homes

Assemblyman Steve Stern (D-Huntington, 10th AD) is co-sponsoring critical legislation to protect veterans, their spouses, widows and widowers and Gold Star Parents from losing their rooms at State Veterans Homes in the event they are temporarily hospitalized...

Assemblyman Steve Stern Welcomes Speaker Carl Heastie to the 10th Assembly District

Assemblyman Stern, Speaker Heastie, Tom Hogan
Huntington, NY – Assemblyman Steve Stern (D- 10th AD) welcomed Assembly Speaker Carl E. Heastie to the 10th Assembly District to address issues critical to our community including downtown revitalization, protecting our waterfront and furthering...

Assemblyman Steve Stern Delivers for our Local Libraries

Huntington, NY – Assemblyman Steve Stern (D-10th AD) announced that funding has been secured for the Cold Spring Harbor and Half Hollow Hills Public Libraries for public library infrastructure projects. The Cold Spring Harbor Public Library has been...

Assemblyman Steve Stern Announces Passage of the Climate Leadership And Community Protection Act

Assemblyman Steve Stern (D-Huntington, 10th AD) announced Assembly passage of the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act, which he co-sponsored, that sets critical environmental standards, including reductions in greenhouse gas emissions and...

Assemblyman Steve Stern Supports Legislation to Protect Public Health and Combat Measles Epidemic

Assemblyman Steve Stern (D-Huntington) announced that he supported legislation to protect public health and address the measles epidemic in New York State and across the nation by repealing all nonmedical exemptions from vaccination requirements.New York...

Assemblyman Steve Stern Supports our Veterans and their Families

Assemblyman Steve Stern (D-Huntington, 10th AD) announced his support for legislation to expand outdoor-based recreation opportunities for veterans in the Assembly’s Committee on Veterans’ Affairs. The bill passed the Assembly Committee on Veterans’...

Assemblyman Steve Stern Supports Legislation to Ensure That New Yorkers with Disabilities Have Every Opportunity to Succeed

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Assemblyman Steve Stern, (D-Melville) announced his support for a series of bills to help New Yorkers with disabilities lead full, independent lives by ensuring access to critical resources, expanding disability rights and encouraging more job opportunities....

Assemblyman Steve Stern Supports Legislation to Increase Access to Veterans Courts

Huntington, NY – Assemblyman Steve Stern (D-10th AD) announced that legislation he co-sponsored to extend authority to create Veterans Courts to every county in New York State passed the Assembly. These courts provide specialized services, including...

Assemblyman Steve Stern: “Ghost Guns” Pose Unacceptable Risk to Our Community

Huntington, NY – Assemblyman Steve Stern (D-Huntington, 10th AD) announced that legislation he co-sponsored to prohibit the manufacture, transport, sale and possession of “Ghost Guns,” that are undetectable by x-ray machines, magnometers...

Assemblyman Steve Stern Supports Legislation to Protect Survivors of Domestic Violence

Huntington, NY – Assemblyman Steve Stern (D-10th AD) announced that legislation that he supported to protect victims of domestic violence passed the Assembly. The new package of legislation empowers survivors to escape abusers who may control their...

Assemblyman Steve Stern Moves to Block Unwanted Telemarketing and Robocalls

Huntington, NY- Assemblyman Steve Stern (D-10th AD) is co-sponsoring legislation to combat unwanted tele-marketing and Robocalls. Americans received more than 16 billion and they are the top consumer complaint to the Federal Communications Commission...

Assemblyman Steve Stern Announces Passage of Assembly Budget That Delivers for Long Island Students

Assemblyman Steve Stern (D-Huntington, 10th AD) announced passage of the Assembly 2019-2020 budget proposal, which makes substantial investments in education and libraries on Long Island.“There is nothing more important than ensuring that our local...

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Assemblyman Steve Stern Addresses Half Hollow Hills Legislation Committee

Assemblyman Steve Stern: Gun Violence Has Already Robbed Us of Too Many Lives; the Time for Action is Now

Assemblymember Steve Stern (D-Huntington, 10th AD) announced that legislation he co-sponsored to prevent and reduce gun violence in New York was passed today by the New York State Assembly. The package helps keep guns out of the wrong hands, bans bump...

Assemblyman Steve Stern Passes Legislation Strengthening Women’s Reproductive Rights

Assemblyman Steve Stern (D-Huntington, 10th AD) announced that legislation he co-sponsored to protect women’s reproductive rights, access to contraception and protection from workplace discrimination based on reproductive health care decisions passed...

Assemblyman Stern Co-Sponsors Election Reform Legislation to Make Voting Easier and Increase Campaign Finance Transparency

Assemblyman Steve Stern (D-Huntington, 10th AD) announced that he co-sponsored a historic series of bills to make voting easier and more accessible throughout New York State. Stern also noted that this important legislation improves the voter registration...

Assemblyman Steve Stern Joins Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul and Community Members to Support “Red Flag” Gun Safety Law

Pictured L-R: State Senator James Gaughran, Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas, Linda Beigel Schulman, Assemblywoman Judy Griffin, Assemblyman Steve Stern, members of “Moms Demand Action” and Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone
Assemblyman Steve Stern (D-Huntington, 10th AD) joined Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul, other elected officials, Linda and Michael Schulman, whose son, Scott Beigel lost his life at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and...

Assemblyman Steve Stern Announces Implementation of State-Wide Drug Take Back Law

Assemblyman Steve Stern (D-Huntington) announced that the Drug Take Back Act goes into effect Jan. 6, creating a statewide drug takeback program – paid for by drug manufacturers, not taxpayers.  The program requires participation by all chain...