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Read Assemblymember Englebright's letter opposing Suffolk County's proposed raid on the Drinking Water Protection Program

Read Assemblymember Englebright’s Comments on the Gyrodyne Subdivision Draft Environmental Impact Study

Assemblymember Englebright Announces Appointments to the Climate Action Council

Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie has appointed Peter Iwanowicz, Dr. Robert Howarth, and Dr. Paul Shepson to the Climate Action Council. These appointees bring years of scientific and environmental experience necessary to shape an informed and feasible climate...

Assemblyman Englebright: Governor Signed Legislation Banning Offshore Oil and Gas Drilling in New York's Coastal Areas

Assembly Environmental Conservation Committee Chair Steve Englebright (D-Setauket) announced that Governor Cuomo signed his legislation (A.2572 Englebright/S.2316 Kaminsky) to prohibit oil and natural gas drilling in New York coastal areas.This important...

Times Union: New York's single-use plastic bag ban signed into law

Assemblyman Englebright: Legislation Banning Offshore Oil and Gas Drilling in New York's Coastal Areas Passes Assembly

Assembly Environmental Conservation Committee Chair Steve Englebright (D-Setauket) announced the Assembly passage of legislation (A.2572, Englebright) to prohibit oil and natural gas drilling in New York's coastal areas."My colleagues and I held...

Assemblyman Englebright: New Measures Will Make Voting Easier and Reduce the Influence of Special Interests in Politics

Assemblymember Steve Englebright (D-Setauket) announced that the Assembly has passed a package of seven bills to reform New York State's antiquated electoral process, to make voting easier and reduce the influence of special interests in elections."It's...

Read Assemblyman Englebright’s Letter to the PSC Urging a Fix of Key Aspect of New York’s Solar VDER Tariff

Read Assemblyman Englebright’s Sign-on Letter to EPA Opposing Rulemaking that would Rollback Automotive Fuel Economy (CAFE) Standards for 2022 to 2025

Englebright Passes New Law to Appropriately Reference the Deaf Community

Assemblyman Steve Englebright (D-Setauket) announced that his bill (A.7178/S.6128) to strike all references of “hearing impaired” from New York State law has been signed by Governor Cuomo. Instead, the law will refer to those that are “deaf or hard of...

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