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Assemblywoman Byrnes & Sen. Gallivan Issue Statement on Closing of Livingston Correctional Facility

“It is disheartening to hear that the Department of Corrections and Community Supervision (DOCCS) has made the decision to sacrifice more upstate jobs. Closing the Livingston Correctional Facility this September will be a devastating loss for Livingston...

Byrnes Opposes Anti-Farmer Legislation

Today, Assemblywoman Marjorie Byrnes (R,C-Caledonia) signed a letter calling for a series of public hearings to be held in regards to the Farmworkers Fair Labor Practices Act (A.2750) proposed by the Assembly Majority. The bill, sponsored by Assemblywoman...

Byrnes Applauds Passage of School Bus Safety Bill

***Editor’s Note: Link to video found https://youtu.be/IbafM0pI774 click here.Assemblywoman Marjorie Byrnes (R,C-Caledonia) applauds the State Assembly’s passage of A.4950B on Monday, May 13. The bill allows photo monitoring systems to be displayed...

Byrnes Believes Pro-Criminal Bill Will Hurt the Workplace

Today, Assemblywoman Marjorie Byrnes (R,C-Caledonia) voiced her disapproval for Assembly Bill 3972, a majority bill that would prevent employers from performing background checks on prospective employees. The bill would require employers to make a conditional...

Byrnes: Patience is Key to Safe Staffing

“Today, I was one of the few that voted against the “Safe Staffing for Quality Care Act,” in the Health Committee. This bill would require hospitals and nursing homes to implement certain direct-care nurse-to-patient ratios. If the nurse-to-patient...

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