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Assemblyman Weprin Fights to End Solitary Confinement of Pregnant Women
Assemblyman Weprin Fights to End Solitary Confinement of Pregnant Women
Weprin Commemorates Taiwan Heritage Day
Weprin Commemorates Taiwan Heritage Day
Restricting the use of Segregated Confinement
Restricting the use of Segregated Confinement
Weprin on the Right of Adoptees
Weprin on the Right of Adoptees
Weprin On Disabilities Awareness Day
Weprin On Disabilities Awareness Day
Weprin: Keeping Young Adults Safe
Weprin: Keeping Young Adults Safe
Weprin Passes Bill to Establish Board of Visitors Policy for State Veterans' Homes
Weprin Passes Bill to Establish Board of Visitors Policy for State Veterans' Homes
Commemorating the 116h Birthday of Rabbi Schneerson
Commemorating the 116h Birthday of Rabbi Schneerson
Weprin Working to Protect Taxi Drivers from Assault
Weprin Working to Protect Taxi Drivers from Assault
St. John's University Students Visit Assembly
St. John's University Students Visit Assembly
Assemblyman Weprin Adoptee Bill of Rights
Assemblyman Weprin Adoptee Bill of Rights
Continuation of GED Program for Youthful Offenders
Continuation of GED Program for Youthful Offenders
Questions Cuts to Corrections Programs
Questions Cuts to Corrections Programs
Geriatric Parole Legislation
Geriatric Parole Legislation
Healthcare in NYS Correctional Facilities
Healthcare in NYS Correctional Facilities
Healthcare in NYS Correctional Facilities #2
Healthcare in NYS Correctional Facilities #2
Medical Parole
Medical Parole
Seniors at NY Correctional Facilities
Seniors at NY Correctional Facilities
Adult Adoptees Should Have Access to Their Original Birth Certificates
Adult Adoptees Should Have Access to Their Original Birth Certificates
Adoptees' Access to Original Birth Certificates
Adoptees' Access to Original Birth Certificates
Equalizing Visitation Times Vote Explanation
Equalizing Visitation Times Vote Explanation
Remembering Deceased Members
Remembering Deceased Members
Disaster Disability Registry Bill Explanation
Disaster Disability Registry Bill Explanation
Expanding Access for People with Disabilities
Expanding Access for People with Disabilities
Constituent Introduction
Constituent Introduction
Asian Pacific American Press Conference
Asian Pacific American Press Conference
Braille, Large-Print Ballots
Braille, Large-Print Ballots
Queens Day in the Assembly
Queens Day in the Assembly
Supports Measure to Stop Gun Violence
Supports Measure to Stop Gun Violence
Welcoming Ambassador Dayan to the Assembly
Welcoming Ambassador Dayan to the Assembly
Council on American Islamic Relations Introduction
Council on American Islamic Relations Introduction
Autism Action Day Press Conference
Autism Action Day Press Conference
Introducing Rabbi Shmuel Butman
Introducing Rabbi Shmuel Butman
Celebrating the Contributions of Bangladeshi-Americans
Celebrating the Contributions of Bangladeshi-Americans
Religious Garb Protections
Religious Garb Protections
Redaction in Inmate Death Investigations
Redaction in Inmate Death Investigations
Staged Car Accident Legislation
Staged Car Accident Legislation
Water Usage Legislation
Water Usage Legislation
Welcoming Rabbi Mosche Taub to the Assembly
Welcoming Rabbi Mosche Taub to the Assembly
Welcoming Rambam Mesivta to the Assembly
Welcoming Rambam Mesivta to the Assembly
Banning Smoking in Vehicles With a Minor
Banning Smoking in Vehicles With a Minor
Prohibiting Discrimination Based on Religious Attire
Prohibiting Discrimination Based on Religious Attire
Welcoming Students from St. John's University
Welcoming Students from St. John's University
Welcoming Rabbi Israel Rubin of Chabad of the Capital District
Welcoming Rabbi Israel Rubin of Chabad of the Capital District
Senior Center Funding Cuts
Senior Center Funding Cuts
Plastic Bag Tax
Plastic Bag Tax
Joint Senate and Budget Hearing on Public Protection.
Joint Senate and Budget Hearing on Public Protection.
Public Protection Budget Hearing
Public Protection Budget Hearing
Budget Hearing On Funding Public Protection
Budget Hearing On Funding Public Protection
Joint Budget Hearing To Examine The 2017-2018 Executive Budget Proposal
Joint Budget Hearing To Examine The 2017-2018 Executive Budget Proposal
Comptroller Questioned During Joint Budget Hearing
Comptroller Questioned During Joint Budget Hearing
Commemorating India's 68th Republic Day
Commemorating India's 68th Republic Day
Joint Budget Hearing on Workforce Development
Joint Budget Hearing on Workforce Development
Seeking Updates on Bernard Fineson Center Closure
Seeking Updates on Bernard Fineson Center Closure
Opposing Prison Visitation Cutbacks
Opposing Prison Visitation Cutbacks
Public Hearing on Cybersecurity
Public Hearing on Cybersecurity
Taking a Lead on Cybersecurity in NYS
Taking a Lead on Cybersecurity in NYS
Transportation Network Companies
Transportation Network Companies
New York Adoptee Rights
New York Adoptee Rights
Remembering Assemblywoman Barbara Clark
Remembering Assemblywoman Barbara Clark
Guyanese-American Community Members Visit Assembly
Guyanese-American Community Members Visit Assembly
Disabilities Awareness Day Resolution
Disabilities Awareness Day Resolution
Special Guest Introduction
Special Guest Introduction
Disability Awareness Day
Disability Awareness Day
2016 Viscardi Advocacy Award Winner
2016 Viscardi Advocacy Award Winner
Working to End Religious Discrimination in the Workplace
Working to End Religious Discrimination in the Workplace
Ensuring Justice for Victims of Child Sex Abuse
Ensuring Justice for Victims of Child Sex Abuse
Prohibits Discrimination Based on Religious Attire
Prohibits Discrimination Based on Religious Attire
Providing Better Services for Individuals with Disabilities
Providing Better Services for Individuals with Disabilities
Independent Living
Independent Living
Resolution Honoring Dr. Merryl Tisch
Resolution Honoring Dr. Merryl Tisch
Bangladeshi American Advocacy Group Visits Assembly
Bangladeshi American Advocacy Group Visits Assembly
Insurance Fraud Bill
Insurance Fraud Bill
Hope Trust Fund
Hope Trust Fund
Weprin Questions SUNY About Special-Needs Students Programs
Weprin Questions SUNY About Special-Needs Students Programs
Weprin Commemorating The Lunar New Year
Weprin Commemorating The Lunar New Year
Assemblymember Weprin Discusses the Status of Creedmoor Psychiatric Center in Queens
Assemblymember Weprin Discusses the Status of Creedmoor Psychiatric Center in Queens
Weprin Welcomes Joseph Bruno
Weprin Welcomes Joseph Bruno
Weprin's concern with NYC Public Schools not following ADA standards
Weprin's concern with NYC Public Schools not following ADA standards
Making NYC Schools ADA Compliant
Making NYC Schools ADA Compliant
Weprin Supports Family Planning
Weprin Supports Family Planning
Resolution Celebrating the Honorable Judith S. Kaye
Resolution Celebrating the Honorable Judith S. Kaye
Accountability for Behavior
Accountability for Behavior
Empowering Adult Adoptees with a Bill of Adoptee Rights
Empowering Adult Adoptees with a Bill of Adoptee Rights
Raising The Penalty of Fake Motor Vehicle Accidents
Raising The Penalty of Fake Motor Vehicle Accidents
Italian American Day
Italian American Day
August is Indian-American Heritage Month
August is Indian-American Heritage Month
Assembly Welcomes Consul General of the People's Republic of China in New York
Assembly Welcomes Consul General of the People's Republic of China in New York
Disabilities Awareness Day Resolution
Disabilities Awareness Day Resolution
Emergency Evacuation Plans
Emergency Evacuation Plans
The MTA Riders' Council For Persons With Disabilities
The MTA Riders' Council For Persons With Disabilities
Special Guest Introductions
Special Guest Introductions
Fighting Discrimination in the Dominican Republic
Fighting Discrimination in the Dominican Republic
Protecting the Rights of  All New Yorkers
Protecting the Rights of All New Yorkers
Consul General of the Republic of Korea in New York
Consul General of the Republic of Korea in New York
Ambassador Paul Wen-liang Chang Visits Assembly
Ambassador Paul Wen-liang Chang Visits Assembly
Designating NYS Bangladesh Day
Designating NYS Bangladesh Day
Welcome Rabbi Shmuel Butman
Welcome Rabbi Shmuel Butman
Assembly Budget
Assembly Budget
State Board of Regents Nomination
State Board of Regents Nomination
Supporting Students and the NY DREAM Act
Supporting Students and the NY DREAM Act
Local Government Officials/General Government Budget Hearing
Local Government Officials/General Government Budget Hearing
Increase AIM Funding
Increase AIM Funding
Budget Hearing on Higher Education
Budget Hearing on Higher Education
New York Broadband Fund
New York Broadband Fund
Protecting STAR Program Recipients
Protecting STAR Program Recipients
Human Services Budget Hearing
Human Services Budget Hearing
Funding for Senior With Disabilities
Funding for Senior With Disabilities
Keeping New York Both Healthy and Efficient
Keeping New York Both Healthy and Efficient
Environmental Conservation Budget Hearing
Environmental Conservation Budget Hearing
Minimum Wage for Farmworkers
Minimum Wage for Farmworkers
Resolution Honoring Gov. Mario Cuomo
Resolution Honoring Gov. Mario Cuomo
Briarwood Station
Briarwood Station
Voting Machines for the Disabled
Voting Machines for the Disabled
Assemblyman Weprin Honors 2014 Legislative Disabilities Awareness Day Recipient
Assemblyman Weprin Honors 2014 Legislative Disabilities Awareness Day Recipient
Emergency Evacuation Plan For Individuals With Disabilities
Emergency Evacuation Plan For Individuals With Disabilities
Rent Guidelines Board
Rent Guidelines Board
Epinephrine Auto-injectors in Schools
Epinephrine Auto-injectors in Schools
Increased Criminal Charges for Fake Bomb Threats
Increased Criminal Charges for Fake Bomb Threats
Presidential Candidate by National Popular Vote Passes Assembly
Presidential Candidate by National Popular Vote Passes Assembly
Collection of Demographic Information of the Asian-American Community
Collection of Demographic Information of the Asian-American Community
Increase Penalties for Bias-Related Graffiti
Increase Penalties for Bias-Related Graffiti
Pre-K Funding Included in Assembly One House Budget
Pre-K Funding Included in Assembly One House Budget
Rental Discrimination
Rental Discrimination
2014 Budget Hearings
2014 Budget Hearings
Minimum Wage Increase Passed
Minimum Wage Increase Passed
Increase Minimum Wage
Increase Minimum Wage
Tax Abatement Bill
Tax Abatement Bill
MSG Tax Exemption
MSG Tax Exemption
Fighting Insurance Fraud
Fighting Insurance Fraud
Italian-American Day
Italian-American Day
Biotech Tax Credit
Biotech Tax Credit
Adoptee Birth Certificate
Adoptee Birth Certificate
Outlawing Debit Card Surcharge
Outlawing Debit Card Surcharge
2011-12 Assembly Budget Proposal
2011-12 Assembly Budget Proposal
Autism Spectrum Disorder
Autism Spectrum Disorder
Gujarat Community Leaders
Gujarat Community Leaders
NYC water board
NYC water board
Israeli Delegation
Israeli Delegation
June 18, 2018
"Protecting women, pregnant women of course are very vulnerable and susceptible to other issues… To put it into statute, just like when we passed the whole solitary confinement bill… The argument against it was also brought up that there was a settlement, that should not inhibit us codefying it," said Assemblyman Weprin, Chairman of the Corrections Committee, in support of a bill banning the solitary confinement of pregnant women.  A01610
 
June 18, 2018
"Protecting women, pregnant women of course are very vulnerable and susceptible to other issues… To put it into statute, just like when we passed the whole solitary confinement bill… The argument against it was also brought up that there was a settlement, that should not inhibit us codefying it," said Assemblyman Weprin, Chairman of the Corrections Committee, in support of a bill banning the solitary confinement of pregnant women.  A01610