The Legal Aid Society is calling on Governor Kathy Hochul to sign multiple essential bills that have already been approved by the New York State legislature.
“The New York State legislature passed a number of essential bills this past session which still require the Governor’s signature to become law,” said Janet Sabel, Attorney-in-Chief and CEO of The Legal Aid Society. “The Governor can demonstrate her commitment to equal justice for all New Yorkers by enacting these critical pieces of legislation.”
These laws will drastically improve the lives of clients across the Civil, Criminal Defense, and Juvenile Rights Practices at The Legal Aid Society and those of New Yorkers at large. The following legislation has been passed and should be enacted immediately:
Last Updated: 24 August 2021
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