This Farm workers bill creates new eligibility for workers compensation and unemployment. Farm workers can now unionize.
June 2019 Signed by the Governor
The José Peralta Dreamers act was passed and later funded with twenty seven million dollars for NY SUNY college TAP scholarships for non naturalized young people brought to NY, by their parents.
Signed by Governor Cuomo Spring 2019
The adverse possession law was amended around 2009 so as to resolve the issue of boundary line trees, sheds, and fences "The real property actions and proceeding law is amended by adding a new section "543" The existence of De-Minimus Non-structural encroachments including but not limited to fences, hedges shrubbery, plantings, sheds and non structural walls shall be deemed to be permissive and non-adverse. The act of lawn mowing or similar maintenance across the boundary line of an adjoining landowners property shall be deemed permissive and non-adverse. To sum up you cannot claim ownership (adverse possession ) of a piece of a neighboring property because of planting or maintenance oversights.
This bill was passed regarding backyard cameras that invade a neighboring property's privacy.It gives the right to sue the offending neighbor. Signed by the Governor August 17,2017
Bill S750 2017-18 Session
July 25, 2017 | Signed by Governor