Suffolk County Legislature

Recent Action
2014
12/02/14 Reduced pipeline debt by authorizing the County Comptroller and County Treasurer to close certain capital projects and transfer funds. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1830-14)
12/02/14 Accepted and authorized New York State Clean Water/Clean Air grant funds, amending the Adopted 2014 Operating Budget to transfer funds from Fund 477 Water Quality Protection, amending the 2014 Capital Budget and Program and appropriating funds in connection with the Tidal Wetland Restoration Project at Indian Island County Park (CP 8710). (Co. Exec.). (IR 1043-14)
12/02/14 Adopted a Local Law to Amend Local Law No. 13-2014, to Further Deter the Importation or Use of Hydraulic Fracturing Materials in Suffolk County. (Spencer). (IR 1942-14)
12/02/14 Directed the Department of Public Works to hold Public Hearings on Bus Fares (Schneiderman). (IR 2070-14)
12/02/14 Authorized funding of land acquisition and oversight of real property under the Suffolk County Affordable Housing Opportunities Program and execution of agreements (Highland Green Residence-Melville). (Co. Exec.). (IR 2074-14)
12/02/14 Adopted a local law to amend the county’s Human Rights Law and resolution No. 683-2014, a local law to amend, update and reorganize Chapter 528 of the Suffolk County Code to incorporate changes adopted by the state and to facilitate continuing advancements and modifications of the law in the future. (Stern). (IR 1854-14)
12/02/14 Confirmed the appointment of William G. Ford as District Court Judge for and of the Fifth District to fill a vacancy. (Co. Exec.). (IR 2054-14)
11/18/14 Established a Go Green Initiative for County communications. (Lindsay). (IR 1869-14)
11/18/14 Amended the 2014 Capital Budget and Program and appropriated funds in connection with construction of a handicapped accessible playground in West Sayville. (Lindsay). (IR 1885-14)
11/18/14 Amended rules of the legislature to further paperless initiative. (Lindsay). (PM 26-14)
11/18/14 Directed the County Attorney to determine the feasibility of Suffolk County bringing an action against manufacturers of prescription opiates. (Calarco). (IR 1862-14)
11/18/14 Authorized transfer of development credits to Westhampton Free Library. (Schneiderman) Budget Amendment 4 veto sustained.. (IR 1940-14)
11/18/14 Accepted and appropriated a grant in the amount of $1,500,000 from the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority’s “Cleaner Greener Communities Phase II Implementation Grants to fund Bus Rapid Transit Development. (Co. Exec.). (IR 2011-14)
11/18/14 Authorized the acquisition of land under the New Suffolk County Drinking Water Protection Program (effective December 1, 2007) - active recreation/hamlet park/historic and/or cultural park component Bay Village Park parcel - Town of Babylon (SCTM No. 0101-007.00-08.00-007.000). (Gregory). (IR 1762-14)
11/18/14 Adopted a Local Law to expand the County’s Veterans Housing Program. (Stern). (IR 1838-14)
11/18/14 Authorized the purchase of up to 44 paratransit vans for the Suffolk County Accessible Transportation Program and accepting and appropriating Federal and State Aid and County funds (CP 5658). (Co. Exec.). (IR 1990-14)
11/18/14 Directed the Department of Health Services and the Division of Planning and Environment to evaluate the health, economic and other impacts of banning personal care products containing microbeads. (Hahn). (IR 1852-14)
11/18/14 Appropriated funds in connection with Jumpstart Suffolk (CP 6424). (Co. Exec.). (IR 1936-14)
11/18/14 Adopted a charter law to update the county’s ethics statute. (Pres. Off.). (IR 1726-14)
11/18/14 Established a Parks Rx Program and Advisory Committee. (Hahn) (ADOPTED). (IR 1941-14)
11/05/14 County Legislature passed omnibus operating budget amendments, holding the line on general fund property taxes for the 11th consecutive year, while preserving key programs and services.
10/07/14 Prohibited the sale of powdered caffeine to minors in Suffolk County. (Pres. Off.). (IR 1727-14)
10/07/14 Enhanced outreach and service delivery to homeless veterans in Suffolk County. (Stern). (IR 1836-14)
10/07/14 10/07/14 - Authorized action to end veterans’ homelessness in Suffolk County (“Housing Our Homeless Heroes Act”). (Stern). (IR 1837-14)
10/07/14 Directed the Department of Information Technology to develop policy and Pilot Program to facilitate opening data to the public. (Calarco). (IR 1717-14)
10/07/14 Authorized execution of an inter-municipal agreement with the Town of East Hampton in connection with the downtown Montauk stabilization project. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1950-14)
10/07/14 Authorized planning steps for implementation of Suffolk County Workforce Housing Program (Highland Greens-Melville). (Co. Exec.). (IR 1847-14)
10/07/14 Appropriated funds in connection with Jumpstart Suffolk. (Co Exec.). (IR 1859-14)
10/07/14 Authorized funding of infrastructure improvements and oversight of real property under the Suffolk County Affordable Housing Opportunities Program and execution of agreements (Concern-Middle Island). (Co. Exec.). (IR 1849-14)
10/07/14 Appointed Terrence McSweeney as a member of the Suffolk County Board of Trustees of Parks, Recreation and Conservation (Town of Babylon). (Pres. Off.). (IR 1734-14)
10/07/14 Passed a local law to strengthen Public Nuisance Law. (Cilmi). (IR 1659-14)
10/07/14 Established an Anti-Graffiti Task Force. (Muratore). (IR 1763-14)
10/07/14 Directed the Department of Health Services to test groundwater for 1,4 Dioxane. (Hahn). (IR 1334-14)
10/07/14 Established policy for hiring in the jail medical unit. (Browning). (IR 1725-14)
10/07/14 Established a policy that supports nursing mothers in the County workplace. (Browning). (IR 1757-14)
10/07/14 Appointed member to the LIPA Legislative Oversight Committee (Irving Like). (Pres. Off.). (IR 1815-14)
10/07/14 Appointed member to the LIPA Legislative Oversight Committee (Lawrence F. Britt). (Muratore). (IR 1816-14)
10/07/14 Appointed member to the LIPA Legislative Oversight Committee (Sheldon R. Sackstein). (Muratore). (IR 1817-14)
10/07/14 Appointed member to the LIPA Legislative Oversight Committee (Frederick J. Gorman). (Muratore). (IR 1818-14)
10/07/14 Appointed member to the LIPA Legislative Oversight Committee (Peter Quinn). (Barraga). (IR 1820-14)
10/07/14 Appointed member to the LIPA Legislative Oversight Committee (Joe Schroeder). (Pres. Off.). (IR 1851-14)
09/09/14 Established a Suffolk County North Shore Coastal Erosion Task Force. (Anker). (IR 1607-14)
09/09/14 Appointed member of the Suffolk County Planning Commission, Samuel E. Kramer. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1733-14)
09/09/14 Amended Article I of the Suffolk County Charter to require a referendum to amend or repeal the Suffolk County Drinking Water Protection Program. (IR 1574-14)
09/09/14 Appointed member to the Suffolk County Community College Board of Trustees, Denise Lindsay Sullivan. (Anker). (IR 1685-14)
09/09/14 Adopted a charter law to improve budget and fiscal communication in county government. (Krupski). (IR 1507-14)
09/09/14 Authorized execution of cooperative grant agreement and ancillary agreements with the Army Corps of Engineers and Cornell Cooperative Extension in connection with a restoration project at Cedar Beach County Park in Southold. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1740-14)
09/09/14 Authorized a lease agreement with Sunedison LLC for use of property at Francis S. Gabreski Airport. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1738-14)
09/09/14 Adopted a local law to modify the county’s hardship property redemption process. (Spencer). (IR 1488-14)
09/09/14 Approved the appointment of Stephen L. Dewey as a member of the Suffolk County Board of Health. (Pres. Off.). (IR 1641-14)
09/09/14 Approved a contract with Hudson River Healthcare for the operation of the South Brookhaven Family Health center West and the Mary Shellabarger South Brookhaven Family Health Center East at Shirley. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1745-14)
09/09/14 Designated POW/MIA Recognition Day in Suffolk County. (Stern). (IR 1716-14)
07/29/14 Adopted a charter law amending the ¼% Suffolk County Drinking Water Protection program for enhanced water quality protection, wastewater infrastructure and general fund property tax relief for Suffolk County. (Presiding Officer, on request of the County Executive). (IR 1575-14)
07/29/14 Authorized execution of a Project Partnership Agreement with the State of New York in connection with the reconstruction of the Fire Island Barrier Beach and Dune Network from the Fire Island Inlet to Moriches Inlet (FIMI). (Co. Exec.). (IR 1628-14)
07/29/14 Appropriated funds in connection with Suffolk County Disaster Recovery Project (CP 1729) (Presiding Officer, on request of the County Executive). (IR 1510-14)
07/29/14 Updated county’s investment policy. (Pres. Off.). (IR 1567-14)
07/29/14

Adopted a resolution delegating to the County Comptroller the powers to authorize the issuance of not to exceed $105,000,000 Tax Anticipation Notes of the County of Suffolk, New York, in anticipation of the collection of taxes levied for County purposes or returned to the County for collection for the fiscal years commencing January 1, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014, and to prescribe the terms, form and contents, and provide for the sale and credit enhancement of such notes. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1589-14)

07/29/14 Established the North Fork Preserve county park advisory committee. (Krupski). (IR 1562-14)
07/29/14 Directed the County Attorney to examine the feasibility of commencing a legal action to correct inequitable fishing quotas. (Schneiderman). (IR 1630-14)
07/29/14 Adopted a local law to ensure access to emergency services via telephone. (Trotta). (IR 1325-14)
07/29/14

Authorized execution of an Assignment Agreement with the MTA and the Village of Greenport of lease and sublease for the Greenport Commercial Dock. (Krupski). (IR 1325-14)

07/29/14

Authorized execution of an Assignment Agreement with the MTA and the Village of Greenport of lease and sublease for the Greenport Commercial Dock. (Krupski). (IR 1632-14)

07/29/14 Adopted a local law to establish healthy food standards at Suffolk County facilities. (Hahn). (IR 1096-14)
07/29/14 Authorized video streaming of County Legislature meetings. (Gregory). (PM 23-14)
06/17/14 Passed a local law to streamline financial management functions in the County Department of Audit and Control. (Lindsay). (IR 1487-14)
06/17/14

Adopted Local Law No. -2014, A Local Law to establish the Suffolk County Taxi and Limousine Commission and to provide for the registration of for-hire vehicles. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1409-14)

06/17/14 Accepted a federal grant and amending the 2014 capital budget and program and appropriating funds in connection with the reconstruction of the Fire Island barrier beach and dune network from Fire Island Inlet to Moriches Inlet. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1502-14)
06/17/14 Established a LIPA Legislative Oversight Committee. (Muratore). (IR 1453-14)
06/17/14 Passed a locallLaw to bar environmental polluters from conducting business with Suffolk County. (Martinez). (IR 1501-14)
06/17/14 Reappointed Anne Shybunko-Moore to the Suffolk County Community College Board of Trustees. (Anker). (IR 1565-14)
06/17/14 Appropriated funds in connection with Suffolk County Disaster Recovery Project (CP 1729) (Presiding Officer, on request of the County Executive). (IR 1510-14)
06/17/14 Adopted the 2014 Suffolk County Multi-Jurisdictional pre-disaster mitigation plan. (Pres. Off. on request of Co. Exec.). (IR 1537-14)
06/17/14 Authorized an agreement to revitalize Cedar Point Lighthouse. (Schneiderman). (IR 1002-14)
06/17/14 Adopted the 2014-2015 operating budget total and county contribution for Suffolk County Community College. (IR 1626-14)
06/17/14 Transferred funds within the Traffic and Parking Violation Agency and authorizing the refund of administrative fees in accordance with Local Law no 6-2014. (IR 1557-14)
06/17/14 Directed the police department to study the feasibility of utilizing next generation 911 technology. (Hahn). (IR 1582-14)
06/17/14 Approved a contract with Hudson River Healthcare Inc. for the operation of the Martin Luther King Jr. Community Health Center in Wyandanch. (Presiding Officer on request of the County Executive). (IR 1581-14)
05/13/14 Adopted a resolution to enhance the transparency of the “Triple A Program”. (D’Amaro). (IR 1328-14)
05/13/14 Appropriated funds in connection with the Renewable Energy and STEM Center, Grant Campus. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1401-14)
05/13/14 Appropriated funds in connection with the Health and Sports facility, eastern campus. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1402-14)
05/13/14 Appropriated funds in connection with the Science, Technology and General Classroom Building, Ammerman Campus. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1423-14)
05/13/14 Authorized the County Executive to execute an agreement with the Suffolk County Faculty Association, Suffolk County Community College covering the terms and conditions of employment covered under Bargaining Unit No. 3 for the period September 1, 2015 through August 31, 2019. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1428-14)
05/13/14 Designated a “Discover Suffolk County Parks Day” on June 21, 2014. (Schneiderman).(IR 1322-14)
05/13/14 Authorized an agreement with Long Island ABATE for the use and maintenance of the former Long Island Beagle Club property. (Krupski). (IR 1380-14)
05/13/14 Adopted a local law to further strengthen the county’s regulation on the outdoor restraint of pets. (D’Amaro). (IR 1276-14)
05/13/14 Authorized the Vocational, Education and Extension Board of Suffolk County to participate in the County Self Insurance Program. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1448-14)
05/13/14 Amended the 2014 Operating Budget for the Suffolk County Department of Fire, Rescue and Emergency Services (FRES).. (IR 1449-14)
05/13/14 Amended the 2014 Capital Budget and Program and appropriating funds in connection with the restoration of Canaan Lake (CP 8715). (Calarco). (IR 1392-14)
04/29/14 A local law prohibiting the sale and use of hydraulic fracturing byproducts. (Spencer). (IR 1117-14)
04/29/14 Directing the Department of Public Works to partner with the Town of Brookhaven to establish a single stream recycling program at Suffolk County facilities. (Anker)(ADOPTED). (IR 1271-14)
04/29/14 Requiring installation of carbon monoxide detectors at County Facilities (“The Steve Nelson Safety Act”). (Kennedy) (ADOPTED). (IR 1247-14)
04/29/14 A local law to authorize tobacco-free policy for Suffolk County Community College. (Spencer) (ADOPTED). (IR 1270-14)
04/29/14 Appointing Sondra Cochran as a member of the Suffolk County Industrial Development Agency. (Pres. Off.) (ADOPTED). (IR 1321-14)
04/29/14 Authorizing funding of infrastructure improvements and oversight of real property under the Suffolk County Affordable Housing Opportunities program, and execution of agreements (Concern-Ronkonkoma). (Co. Exec.) (ADOPTED). (IR 1298-14)
04/29/14 Imposing moratorium on the sale of the former Foley facility. (Schneiderman) (ADOPTED). (IR 1282-14)
04/29/14 Requesting legislative approval of a contract with Hudson River Healthcare Inc. for the operation of the Maxine S. Postal Tri-Community Health Center in Amityville. (Co. Exec.) (ADOPTED). (IR 1318-14)
03/18/14 Declared April 8th “Equal Pay Day” in Suffolk County for Women. (Martinez). (IR 1315-14)
03/18/14 Adopted a local Law to raise the legal age for the sale of tobacco products in Suffolk County. (Spencer). (IR 1039-14)
03/18/14 Passed a law taking common sense measures to protect front line employees from Carbon Monoxide. (Spencer). (IR 1251-14)
03/18/14 Established a Commercial Building Carbon Monoxide Task Force. (Kennedy). (IR 1271-14)
03/18/14 Authorized the acquisition of Farmland Development Rights under the New Suffolk County Drinking Water Protection Program (Effective December 1, 2007) for the Luce Property – MKZ Farm – Town of Riverhead (Co. Exec.). (IR 1178-14)
03/18/14 Amended the 2014 Capital Budget and Program and appropriated funds in connection with dredging of County Waters Grand Canal (CP 5200). (Lindsay). (IR 1197-14)
03/18/14 Designated July 10th as Nikola Tesla Day in Suffolk County. (Anker). (IR 1207-14)
03/18/14 Directed the Department of Information Technology, in conjunction with the Department of Health Services and the Suffolk County Police Department, to develop and publish a website dedicated to bullying prevention and awareness. (Anker). (IR 1198-14)
03/18/14 Authorized the County Comptroller to authorize the issuance of not to exceed $100,000,000 Revenue Anticipation Notes of the County of Suffolk, New York, in anticipation of the receipt of certain revenues for the Fiscal Year Ending December 31, 2014, to prescribe the terms, form and contents of such notes, and to provide for the sale and credit enhancement thereof. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1220-14)
03/18/14 Requested that the State of New York amend the Civil Service Law to permit the transfer of the positions of Suffolk County Parks Police Officers to the positions of Suffolk County Police Officers. (Co. Exec.). (HR 4-14)
03/18/14 Directed the County Attorney to examine the feasibility of commencing a legal action against major cigarette manufacturers. (Trotta). (IR 1249-14)
03/18/14 Amended Chapter 818 of the Suffolk County Code to modify the fees which may be applied by the Suffolk County Traffic and Parking Violations Bureau. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1150-14)
03/04/14 Advancing land acquisitions under the Old Drinking Water Protection Program. (Krupski). (IR 1141-14)
03/04/14 Appointed member of the Suffolk County Water Authority (Mario R. Mattera). (Pres. Off.). (IR 1170-14)
03/04/14 Created a Tick Control Advisory Committee. (Schneiderman). (IR 1095-14)
03/04/14 Amended resolution 8894-2011 to expand the Puppy and Dog Protection Rating Program. (Calarco). (IR 1040-14)
03/04/14 Directed the Department of Public Works to study the feasibility of using beet- based brines for treating roadways during winter storms. (Hahn). (IR 1153-14)
03/04/14 Authorized the County Executive to execute an agreement with the Suffolk County Superior Officers Association covering the terms and conditions of employment for the period January 1, 2011 through December 31, 2018. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1192-14)
03/04/14 Requested that State of New York enact legislation authorizing the County of Suffolk to establish a County-wide Master Electrician Licensing Program (Senate Bill No. S.5132 and Assembly Bill No. A.7298). (Cilmi). (HR 1-14)
03/04/14 Requested the State of New York to amend the Retirement and Social Security Law, in relation to performance of duty disability retirement of Suffolk County Probation Officers (Senate Bill No. S.5153 and Assembly Bill No. A.8160). (Pres. Off.). (HR 2-14)
03/04/14 Made permanent discounted golf fees for veterans and active military personnel. (Schneiderman). (IR 1044-14)
03/04/14 Appointed member of Suffolk County Board of Ethics (Dennis O’Doherty). (Pres. Off.). (IR 1151-14)
01/02/14 Election of Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory
01/02/14 Election of Deputy Presiding Officer Jay Schneiderman. (Res. 1-14)
01/02/14 Adoption of the rules of the Legislature. (Res. 2-14)
01/02/14 Appointment of Clerk Timothy Laube. (Res. 3-14)
01/02/14 Appointment of Chief Deputy Clerk Renee Ortiz. (Res. 4-14)
01/02/14 Appointment of Counsel to the Legislature George Nolan. (Res. 5-14)
01/02/14 Meeting dates scheduled. (Res. 6-14)
01/02/14 All 18 Legislators sworn in.
   
2013
12/17/13 Directing the Division of Real Estate to canvass the owners of Master List Properties. (Hahn). (IR 1797-13)
12/17/13 Authorizing appraisal of land, the Ethel and Alexander Nicholson Foundation, Town of Babylon. (Horsley). (IR 2070-13)
12/17/13 A local law amending local law 38-2013 to clarify the fee structure for the Traffic and Parking Violations Bureau. (Calarco). (IR 2060-13)
12/17/13 Authorizing execution of an agreement with the United States concerning an investigation of the Suffolk County Police Department. (Co. Exec.). (IR 2104-13)
12/17/13 Authorizing the County Executive to execute an agreement with the Suffolk County Detectives Association covering terms and conditions of employment for the period January 1, 2011 through December 31, 2018. (Co. Exec.). (IR 2102-13)
12/17/13 Establishing new fee policy for county health centers. (Calarco). (IR 1599-13)
12/03/13 Named the North County Complex in honor of William J. Lindsay. (Spencer). (IR 2058-13)
12/03/13 Adopted a charter law to increase budget transparency. (Calarco). (IR 1949-13)
12/03/13 Adopted a local law to enhance and improve Suffolk County’s E-911 service. (Schneiderman). (IR 1698-13)
12/03/13 Adopted a local law to strengthen the Animal Abuse Offenders Registry. (D’Amaro). (IR 1877-13)
12/03/13 Adopted a local law to improve the county’s property redemption process. (Gregory). (Res. 1164-13)
12/03/13 Approved the reappointment of Rabbi Steven A. Moss as chair of the Suffolk County Human Rights Commission. (Co. Exec.). (IR 2012-13)
12/03/13 Authorized the County Executive to execute and agreement with the Suffolk County Police Benevolent Association Inc. Parks Police unit covering terms and conditions of employment October 30, 2013 through December 31. (Co. Exec.). (IR 2038-13)
12/03/13 Appointed Ralph Scordino as a member of the Long Island Regional Planning Board. (Co. Exec.). (IR 2065-13)
12/03/13 Appointed Arthur Cliff to the Suffolk County Community College Board of Trustees. (Horsley). (IR 2010-13)
12/03/13 Approved the Vector Control Plan of the Department of Public Works Division of Vector Control. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1998-13)
12/03/13 Amended the 2013 capital budget and program and appropriating funds in connection with beach erosion and coastline protection. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1999-13)
11/19/13 Approved the appointment of John O’Neill as Commissioner of the Suffolk County Department of Social Services. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1962-13)
11/19/13 Approved a local law amending Chapter 8 of the Suffolk County Code. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1700-13)
11/19/13 Gave the County Comptroller the powers to authorize the issuance of not to exceed $410,000,000 Tax Anticipation Notes of the County of Suffolk in anticipation of the collection of taxes levied or to be levied for the fiscal year commencing January 1, 2014 (Co. Exec.). (IR 1883-13)
11/19/13 Approved a local law to provide assessment and tax relief to property owners impacted by Superstorm Sandy. (Browning). (IR 1678-13)
11/19/13 Authorized the acquisition of land under the New Suffolk County Drinking Water Protection Program open space component for the estate of Priscilla DeForest Willliams property Cold Spring Harbor Watershed Town of Huntington. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1916-13)
11/19/13 Appointed Anthony Giordano as a member of the Suffolk County Industrial Development Agency. (Horsley). (IR 1887-13)
11/19/13 Directed the Department of Economic Development and Planning in partnership with state and county institutions of higher learning to study the feasibility of constructing affordable housing for young professionals. (Anker). (Res. 998-13)
11/19/13 Authorized the County Executive to execute an agreement with the Suffolk County Association of Municipal Employees Bargaining Units No. 2 and No. 6 covering the terms and conditions of employment for the period January 1, 2013 through December 31, 2016. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1966-13)
10/08/13 Resolution proposed by Majority Leader DuWayne Gregory requiring that agencies funded by taxpayer dollars prove they are being effective at performing the work they are paid for. (Res. 871-13)
10/08/13 Directed the Division of Vector Control to develop and maintain plans to reduce tick-borne illnesses. (IR 1810-13)
10/08/13 Authorized the sale of the H. Lee Dennison building to the Suffolk County Judicial Facilities Agency and the leaseback of the H. Lee Dennison building from the JFA. (IR 1812-13)
10/08/13 Established the Long Island Commission on aquifer protection. (IR 1565-13)
10/08/13 Appointed member of the Suffolk County Planning Commission, Nicholas J. Planamento. (IR 1788-13)
10/08/13 Authorized funding for infrastructure improvements and oversight of real property under the Suffolk County Affordable Housing Opportunities Program (Wyandanch Rising Building B). (IR 1803-13)
10/08/13 Authorized funding for infrastructure improvements and oversight of real property under the Suffolk County Affordable Housing Opportunities Program (Wincoram Commons). (IR 1804-13)
09/12/13 Passed a local law to amend local law 26-2004 to further reduce light pollution from county-owned facilities. (Res. 732-13)
09/12/13 Authorized a feasibility study for the use of the Foley facility in Yaphank. (Res. 757-13)
09/12/13 Directed the Sheriff to issue a request for proposals for an independent study of the county’s Alternatives to Incarceration programs. (Res. 731-13)
07/30/13 Passed a charter law to create a unified County Department of Financial Management and Audit. (IR 1567-13)
07/30/13 Ensured timely updates of Suffolk County’s Open Access website. (IR 1545-13)
07/30/13 Adopted a local law to improve the process of procuring surveying and environmental assessment services. (IR 1464-13)
07/30/13 Approved a local law to strengthen the regulation of precious metal and gem exchanges. (IR 1471-13)
06/18/13 Authorized sale of Foley facility and property, Yaphank. (Gregory). (IR 1357-13)
06/18/13 Tax Anticipation Note Resolution No.-2013, Resolution delegating to the County Comptroller the powers to authorize the issuance of not to exceed $105,000,000 Tax Anticipation Notes of the County of Suffolk, New York, in anticipation of the collection of taxes levied for County purposes or returned to the County for collection for the Fiscal Years commencing January 1, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013, and to prescribe the terms, form and contents, and provide for the sale and credit enhancement of such notes. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1492-13)
06/18/13 Directed the Department of Public Works to assess the vulnerability of Suffolk County infrastructure to sea water rise. (Hahn). (IR 1305-13)
06/18/13 Confirmed the appointment of Carl J. Copertino as District Court Judge for and of the Second District to fill a vacancy. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1453-13)
06/18/13 Appointed Christopher DiGregorio to the Suffolk County Board of Trustees of Parks, Recreation, and Conservation. (Krupski). (IR 1418-13)
06/18/13 Appointed Peter W. Leis to the Suffolk County Board of Trustees of Parks, Recreation, and Conservation. (Pres. Off.). (IR 1474-13)
06/04/13 Authorized the County Executive to enter into an agreement for the operation of a consolidated health center located on Southampton Hospital Campus and approving consolidation and operation of the existing Kraus Family Health Center at Southampton and the Suffolk County Health Center at East Hampton into a single FQHC Health Center to be operated by Hudson River Healthcare, Inc. (IR 1428-13)
06/04/13 Amended the 2013 Capital Budget and Program and appropriating funds in connection with improvements to the Brentwood Health Center (CP 4083). (IR 1422-13)
06/04/13 Limited the use of air curtain destructors by the Department of Public Works. (IR 1260-13)
06/04/13 Ensured that Suffolk County government internet connection is accessible to the print-disabled. (IR 1300-13)
06/04/13 Ensured adequate emergency response services to Suffolk County Residents. (IR 1427-13)
06/04/13 Amended Chapter 563 of the Suffolk County Code to further regulate the installation and servicing of swimming pools and spas. (IR 1359-13)
05/07/2013 Amended the 2013 capital budget and program and appropriating funds in connection with improvements and modifications to health centers. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1365-13)
05/07/2013 Advanced and improved Patient Advocacy Service in the County of Suffolk. (Browning). (IR 1036-13)
05/07/2013 Authorized a study to determine the feasibility of establishing Community Emergency Support Centers at veterans support organizations in Suffolk County. (Horsley) (IR 1301-13)
05/07/2013 Authorized the County Executive to execute an intermunicipal agreement with the Town of Brookhaven and accepting funds associated with the cost of part-time assignment of a Veterans Service Officer to the town. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1366-13)
05/07/2013 Established the South Shore Coast Protection Task Force. (Calarco) . (IR 1355-13)
05/07/2013 Directed the Department of Public Works to study the S62 and 5A bus routes. (Anker). (IR 1027-13)
05/07/2013 Passed a local law to ensure adequate ferry service. (Calarco). (IR 1173-13)
05/07/2013 Amended the 2013 Capital Program and Budget and appropriated funds in connection with the development of a Village Square at the intersection of CR 80 and CR 46, Shirley. (Browning). (IR 1293-13)
05/07/2013 To Appointed Robert Lipp as Director of the Budget Review Office. (Lindsay). (PM 9-13)
05/07/2013 Utilized state funds to expand bus service in Suffolk County. (Schneiderman). (IR 1295-13)
05/07/2013 Established an Educational Outreach Program on the economic value of Cultural Arts. (Hahn).. (IR 1253-13)
04/23/2013 Established a program to develop all hazard protocols for staff at all county facilities (Hahn). (IR 1198-13)
04/23/2013 Directed the Department of Social Services to implement an Emergency Housing Policy that will benefit homeless children (Gregory). (IR 1233-13)
04/23/2013 Amended Chapter 1070 of the code of Suffolk County for real estate appraisal, acquisition and disposition, and implementing the “Triple A” acquisition procedure (Co. Exec.). (IR 1254-13)
04/23/2013 Established the Jobs Opportunity Board (“JOB”) to centralize career advancement and educational opportunities in the County of Suffolk. (Anker) (IR 1116-13)
04/23/2013 Encouraged efficiencies during sewer infrastructure improvements. (Horsley) (IR 2192-13)
04/23/2013 Increased transparency in RFP process (Browning). (IR 1149-13)
04/23/2013 Confirmed appointment of County Director of Probation Patrice Dlhopolsky (Co. Exec.). (IR 1247-13)
03/19/2013 Passed a local law to protect minors from direct mail stimulant drink advertising and samples. (IR 1085-13)
03/19/2013 Adopted a local law to prohibit the sale and distribution of stimulant drinks to minors in County parks. (IR 1086-13)
03/19/2013 Enacted a local law to ensure the safety of children in child care facilities. (IR 1001-13)
03/19/2013 Directed the Department of Health Services to become a certified training center for Narcan overdose responders. (IR 1151-13)
03/19/2013 Authorized funding of infrastructure improvements and oversight of real property under the Suffolk County Affordable Housing Opportunities Program and execution of agreements (“Wyandanch Rising”). (IR 1200-13)
03/19/2013 Directed the Suffolk County Police Department to offer drug treatment referrals to individuals receiving Narcan. (IR 1943-12)
03/19/2013 Adopted a local law to deter motorists from leaving the scene of an accident. (IR 1087-13)
03/19/2013 Confirmed the appointment of Dennis M. Brown as County Attorney of Suffolk County. (IR 1169-13)
03/19/2013 Confirmed the appointment of Paul J. Margiotta as Executive Director of the Suffolk County Traffic and Parking Violations Bureau. (IR 1196-13)
03/05/2013 Established a policy to guard against gun violence. (Hahn). (IR 1121-13)
03/05/2013 Passed a local law to ensure the safety of children in child care facilities. (Hahn). (IR 1001-13)
03/05/2013 Delegated the County Comptroller to authorize the issuance of not to exceed $120,000,000 Revenue Anticipation Notes. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1069-13)
03/05/2013 Authorized a bond resolution authorizing the issuance of not to exceed $38,500,000 bonds to finance the cost of an arbitration award in favor of the Suffolk County Corrections Officers Association. (Co. Exec.). (IR 1127-13)
03/05/2013 Modified golf fees for veterans. (Schneiderman). (IR 1949-13)
03/05/2013 Established disclosure requirements for the Department of Labor, Licensing and Consumer Affair. (“Consumer Awareness and Protection Act). (D’Amaro). (IR 1002-13)
03/05/2013 Authorized a study of Behavioral Health Care Services for incarcerated youths and adults. (Anker) . (IR 1026-13)
03/05/2013 Amended the 2013 operating budget to assure adequate health care education for the children of Suffolk County. (Spencer). (IR 1122-13)
03/05/2013 Appointed Albert Krupski as a member of the Suffolk County Soil and Water Conservation District. (Lindsay). (IR 1091-13)
03/05/2013 Reappointed Chairman of the Suffolk County Water Authority (James F. Gaughran). (Presiding Officer) APPROVED. (IR 1114-13)
03/05/2013 Passed a local law to enlarge qualifications for Museum Director. (Presiding Officer). (IR 1020-13)
03/05/2013 Approved the reappointment of Yvonne Isabella Milewski, M.D., as Chief Medical Examiner. (County Executive). (IR 1049-13)
02/05/2013 Passed a Certificate of Necessity from County Executive Steve Bellone on new comprehensive plan to monitor sex offenders in Suffolk County (A local law to be known as the “Community Protection Act”). (IR 1125-13)
02/05/2013 Passed a local law providing exemptions from sales and compensating use taxes for sales of commercial solar energy systems equipment and installation services. (IR 2227-12)
02/05/2013 Created a task force to enhance the county’s procurement process. (IR 1017-13)
02/05/2013 Approved an examination of the feasibility of installing emergency notifications in schools throughout Suffolk County. (IR 1031-13)
02/05/2013 Appointed Paul J. Tonna as a member of the Suffolk County Industrial Development Agency. (IR 1018-13)
01/02/2013 Unanimously reelected County Legislator William J. Lindsay to a record-setting eight term as Presiding Officer.
01/02/2013 Reelected Legislator Wayne Horsley as Deputy Presiding Officer. (Res. 1-13)
01/02/2013 Reappointed Tim Laube as Clerk of the Legislature and Renee Ortiz as Chief Deputy Clerk. (Res. 3-13)
01/02/2013 Reappointed George Nolan as Counsel to the Legislature. (Res. 5-13)
01/02/2013 Set the schedule for 2013 meetings of the Legislature. (Res. 6-13)


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