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State Officials Honor Fallen New York State Trooper with Bridge Renaming

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North Lindenhurst, NY – On December 5th, 2022, New York State Assembly Members Kimberly Jean-Pierre and Jodi Giglio and New York State Senator John Brooks joined members of the New York State Police and the Troopers Memorial Fund for a bridge renaming...

Assemblywoman Jean-Pierre Stands Against the Supreme Court Decision to Overturn Roe v. Wade

“Today is a dark day in American history. Years of struggle and progress have been thrown out the window in a single decision made by a right-wing Supreme Court that does not represent the views and values of our nation. A ruling that advanced the rights...

Assemblywoman Jean-Pierre: LGBTQ Stories Should Be Celebrated and Enjoyed – Not Hidden from Our Youth

“I’m outraged and utterly disgusted by the actions taken this week by the Smithtown Library Board of Trustees to remove all pride displays and LGBTQ books on display from children’s sections at all four of the library district’s buildings. In...

Assemblywoman Jean-Pierre: Reproductive Rights Will Stay Safe in New York State

“Reproductive care is essential care, and every woman deserves the right to have control over her own body. However, the U.S. Supreme Court’s draft decision to overturn Roe v. Wade proves that this fundamental and hard-earned right is under attack....

Assemblywoman Jean-Pierre Announces Passage of Gun Safety Legislative Package

Assemblywoman Kimberly Jean-Pierre (D-Babylon) announced that she passed a gun safety legislative package to prevent firearms from getting into the hands of individuals who are a danger to themselves or others. This package follows two consecutive mass...

Assemblywoman Jean-Pierre Sponsors Bill Allowing Design-Build Contracts for Wyandanch Project

Assemblywoman Kimberly Jean-Pierre (D-Babylon) announced that legislation she sponsored allowing the hamlet of Wyandanch to use design-build contracts to build a health and wellness center has passed the Assembly (A.9756-A).“As the expansion of Wyandanch...

Assemblywoman Jean-Pierre Passes Bill Classifying Boating While Intoxicated With a Child a Felony

Assemblywoman Kimberly Jean-Pierre (D-Babylon) announced that legislation she sponsored to enhance boating safety has passed the Assembly (A.911-A). This legislation would make it a felony for an individual to operate a vessel while intoxicated or under...

Assemblywoman Jean-Pierre’s Bill Honoring Late State Trooper Passes Assembly

Assemblywoman Kimberly Jean-Pierre (D-Babylon) announced that a bill she sponsored to rename the Southern State Parkway Wellwood Avenue overpass on County Route 3 the State Trooper Martin J. Kerins Memorial Bridge has passed Assembly (A.9081). “It’s...

Assemblymember Jean-Pierre Passes Bill Protecting State Aid for Ongoing Library Construction Projects

Assemblymember Kimberly Jean-Pierre (D-Babylon) announced that legislation she sponsored to give libraries additional time to complete construction projects without losing any state aid has passed both houses of the Legislature (A.9487-A). “Public...

Assemblywoman Jean-Pierre Passes Bill Providing Relief for Homeowners Affected by Superstorm Sandy

Assemblywoman Kimberly Jean-Pierre (D-Babylon) announced that legislation she sponsored to extend the tax exemption application deadline for property owners affected by Superstorm Sandy has passed both houses of the Legislature (A. 9424). “Superstorm...
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