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Governor Signs Lifton Bill Creating Third Tompkins County Court Judge

Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton (D-125AD, Tompkins/Cortland) announced today that the Governor has signed legislation that would create a third country court judge for Tompkins County.“I’m very pleased to have championed the passage of this bill...

Lifton Announces End-of-Session Accomplishments

Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton (D-125AD, Tompkins/Cortland) today announced her accomplishments of the recently-concluded legislative session in Albany. This was a historic legislative session, Lifton said, in which several of the bills that she sponsored...

Lifton Introduces Tompkins County Affordable Housing Bill

Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton (D-125AD, Tompkins/Cortland) announced today that she is introducing a bill to clarify that Tompkins County can spend county money on the development, maintenance or management of affordable housing.“Tompkins County faces...

Lifton Introduces Supervised Optometric Student Practice Bill

Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton (D-125AD, Tompkins/Cortland) is introducing a bill today to allow for students enrolled in an accredited doctor of optometry program outside of New York State to engage in clinical eye care practice in New York State under...

Cusick, Lifton Incinerator Bill Signed into Law

Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton (D/WFP-125AD, Tompkins/Cortland) announced today that a bill she co-sponsored to protect the Finger Lakes Region from construction of new trash incinerator facilities has been signed into law by Governor Cuomo. The bill will...

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