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NYCOM Briefing on the 2020-21 Executive Budget

NYCOM Briefing on the 2020-21 Executive Budget

It is imperative that you contact your legislators now and let them know your position on those State Budget issues of greatest importance to you. We encourage you to review NYCOM’s Briefing on the 2020-21 Executive Budget.

Recommended Amendments to Discovery Reforms

Recommended Amendments to Discovery Reforms

While there was a need to reform New York’s criminal justice statutes during the 2019 state legislative session, it is widely recognized that several of the changes in the laws pertaining to discovery are broad and vague and are having unintended consequences at the municipal level.

VIEW RECOMMENDED AMENDMENTS

NYCOM Action Alert: February 12, 2020

NYCOM Action Alert: February 12, 2020

Budget Update: Discovery Reform, AIM & Infrastructure Funding, Cannabis, Small Cells

It is imperative that you contact your legislators now and let them know your position on those State Budget issues of greatest importance to you. We encourage you to review NYCOM’s Briefing on the 2020-21 Executive Budget. In addition, there are four policy issues that we ask you to bring to the attention of your legislators and make sure they are aware of NYCOM’s position.

VIEW ADVOCACY UPDATE (2/12/20) 

Policy Statement: Local Impacts of Legalizing Adult-Use Cannabis

Policy Statement: Local Impacts of Legalizing Adult-Use Cannabis

NYCOM strongly believes each community must have a voice in whether the adult-use cannabis industry operates within its boundaries, as the impacts of the cannabis industry will be most directly felt at the local level.

UPDATED FEBRUARY 2020

NYCOM Advocacy Update ACTION ALERT: January 30, 2020

NYCOM Advocacy Update ACTION ALERT: January 30, 2020

Sample Resolution Regarding Criminal Justice Reforms

We have put together a sample resolution outlining what we believe are a series of reasonable amendments that are consistent with
the overall intent of the reforms, but which will allow for more effective and affordable implementation.

ADVOCACY UPDATE (Inc. Sample Resolution) (1/30/20) 

NYCOM's Legislative Program 2020

NYCOM's Legislative Program 2020

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LEGISLATIVE PRIORITIES:
• Increase Unrestricted State Aid
• Enhance Funding for Water and Sewer Infrastructure
• Expand Highway Funding
• Amend the Newly Enacted Criminal Justice Reforms
• Limit the Application and Cost of the Prevailing Wage Mandate

Watch news conference from NYCOM's Legislative Priorities Meeting

If I Were Mayor, I Would... 8th Grade Essay Contest

If I Were Mayor, I Would... 8th Grade Essay Contest

NYCOM is inviting all eighth-grade students currently enrolled in a school located in a city or village in New York State to participate in NYCOM's fourth annual essay contest addressing the topic, “If I Were Mayor, I Would ...."

CONTEST IS NOW OPEN | DEADLINE: MARCH 9TH

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NYCOM ANNUAL CONVENTION
May 3-5
Sagamore HOtel

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