Assemblymembers Reilly & Tannousis take action to increase transparency of safety incidents at New York City public schools

This legislation would require school and/or school districts to notify school communities of incidences via letter, email, phone, or any other electronic methods that may be available. These notifications would be required to describe the type of emergency protocol(s) implemented, its duration, the status of the incident, and whether law enforcement was notified.

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As New York City prepares to allow non-citizen voting, Assembly Republicans introduce measure to protect elections

“Legislation introduced today by Assemblyman Mike Reilly (R-Staten Island) would prohibit any municipality in New York state from changing local voting requirements in a manner that supersedes state Election Law.”

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Statement from Assemblymember Reilly after having been briefed by NYC DOHMH on their operation of “Overdose Prevention Centers” throughout New York City

“OPCs are facilities where individuals can use drugs under the supervision of a trained professional so as to prevent an overdose, and also provide access to a variety of other medical harm reduction and social services.  At this time, DOHMH says that they will operate two OPCs in Manhattan exclusively: one in Washington Heights, the other in East Harlem; however, there was repeated mention throughout the briefing of a desire by DOHMH officials to open more of these facilities in the outer-boroughs, including on Staten Island.”

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Assemblymember Reilly unveils POW/MIA remembrance “Chair of Honor” at special dedication ceremony on Staten Island’s South Shore

“While POW/MIA chairs are found across the United States, including at the United State Capitol in Emancipation Hall, it is found at only a few official places in the State of New York, including at the New York State Capitol, Staten Island Borough Hall, and now on Staten Island’s South Shore, at Assemblymember Reilly’s district office.”

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Reilly & Where to Turn continue partnership offering community service credit in exchange for recycled campaign signs

“With Election Day behind us, it is now time to begin collecting the political signage that had been posted throughout Staten Island by various campaigns over the past several months…”

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Statement from Assemblymember Reilly regarding today’s safety incident at Susan Wagner High School

“The safety incident that occurred at Wagner High School today is deeply concerning and warrants a full investigation by school officials and the NYPD; however, it is important to point out that, while the incident itself may not have been avoidable, its escalation could have been — and, above all, it is proof of the detrimental impact that City Hall and the Department of Education’s policies have had on the safety of our public school students and staff.”

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Statement from Assemblymember Reilly on the suspension of the Assembly’s impeachment investigation into Andrew Cuomo

“These concerns transcend politics — that’s proven by the consensus held by a majority of members in the State Legislature who believe that failing to complete this investigation fails the millions of New Yorkers we collectively represent.”

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Statement from Assemblymember Reilly on the resignation of Governor Andrew Cuomo

“Make no mistake about it – Andrew Cuomo’s resignation as Governor of New York is welcome news, but I implore my colleagues on the Assembly Judiciary Committee to continue with their investigation.”

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Statement from Assemblymember Reilly on the New York City vaccine mandate

“I do not believe that government has a place to mandate this vaccine, especially considering that it has not yet received full approval from the health experts within the federal government.”

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Governor Cuomo signs Reilly/Lanza legislation to provide grant eligibility to the Sandy Ground Historical Museum

It was announced that Governor Andrew Cuomo had recently signed legislation introduced by Assemblymember Michael Reilly (R-Staten Island) and Senator Andrew Lanza (R-Staten Island) which would authorize the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York (DASNY) to provide financing through grant opportunities to the Sandy Ground Historical Museum.

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