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This Week in Albany – April 17

Shenker Russo and Clark LLP Legislative Update

COVID-19 Update This week, Governor Cuomo continued holding daily press briefings on the current status of the COVID-19 pandemic. For most of the week, the number of new cases and hospitalizations seemed to indicate the state was still plateaued at its apex. Fortunately, the numbers announced during this morning’s briefing seemed to show a slight…

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SRC Alcohol Beverage Licensing and Hospitality Law Practice Provides Assistance to New York State Businesses Affected by the Coronavirus Pandemic

Our Alcohol Beverage Licensing and Hospitality Law practice team is working daily to help our clients understand all the new guidelines and procedures that have been put in place during the COVID-19 pandemic and continuing to assist them with navigate New York State’s complex process for securing liquor licenses, identifying potential issues and addressing them…

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State Budget Update

Shenker Russo and Clark LLP Legislative Update

The State Legislature has completed the State Budget process. The Senate finished voting just after 3 PM Thursday (4/2), and the Assembly passed the final Budget Bill Friday (4/3) morning. After it’s passage, the Budget Bills were delivered to the Governor’s office. The Governor signed the Revenue, TED, ELFA, and PPGG bills. The State Operations,…

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April 2 Special Legislative Update

Shenker Russo and Clark LLP Legislative Update

Good Afternoon, The Legislature continued releasing and passing budget bills yesterday late into the night. The Senate passed the Aid to Localities bill and the Transportation and Economic Development (TED) Bill yesterday. The Assembly passed the Aid to Localities, Capital Projects, Public Protection and General Government, and Revenue bills yesterday. This morning, the Education, Labor,…

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March 29 Special Legislative Update

Shenker Russo and Clark LLP Legislative Update

COVID-19 Update This weekend the Governor held two more Press Conferences updating the state on the COVID-19 situation. In his Saturday Press Conference, the Governor announced that he has amended his Executive Order 202 to move the Presidential Primary Election from April 28th to June 23rd, the same day as State and Congressional Primary Elections.…

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March 27 Legislative Update

Shenker Russo and Clark LLP Legislative Update

This week in Albany… COVID-19 Update This morning, Governor Cuomo held another Press Conference updating the state on the COVID-19 situation. During the Press Conference, the Governor announced that he has begun looking at four more sites for potential temporary hospitals. The Governor’s goal is to have at least one temporary hospital in all five…

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