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Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal Announces Passage of Gun Buyback Legislation in Assembly and Senate

Albany, NY – Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal (D/WF- Manhattan) today announced that her legislation to establish and fund municipal gun buyback programs was today passed in the New York State Assembly and Senate. The legislation was sponsored in...

New York State Assembly Takes Historic Vote to Pass Child Victims Act into Law

Albany, New York – Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal (D/WF-Manhattan), prime sponsor of the Child Victims Act (CVA) (A.2683/S.2440) today announced that it passed the New York State Assembly today by a vote of 130-3, and will become law once it is...

Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal Announces her Legislative Package to Curb Youth Vaping Included in 2019 Executive Budget Proposal

Albany, NY – Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal (D/WF- Manhattan) today announced that her legislation to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes (A.47), raise the statewide smoking and vaping age to 21 years old (A.588) and require e-cigarette retailers...

Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal, Assembly Sponsor of the Child Victims Act (CVA), Statement on the Governor’s Inclusion of CVA in the 2019-20 Executive Budget Proposal

New York, NY – “For 13 long years, survivors of childhood sexual assault and advocates have traveled to Albany to demand passage of the Child Victims Act (CVA). For many, the long road spent fighting to pass the CVA is dwarfed only by the years...

Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal Slams “White Sulphur Springs 12th Annual Coyote Hunt” As Cruel, Demands End To Bounties For Animal Killing Statewide

New York, NY – Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal (D/WF-New York), author of many animal protection laws in New York State, today released the following statement condemning the White Sulphur Springs 12th Annual Coyote Hunt, which...

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