June 20, 2017
"This bill will allow us to gather and study information on the many Asian-American ethnic sub-groups in our state. This information is important in that it allows us to study and examine the different needs within our different communities and target appropriate services to our communities, including uncovering previously overlooked data on underrepresented population," said Assemblymember Yuh-Line Niou, author of legislation to keep a more accurate and relevant public record of Asian-American populations in New York State. (A-7352)