July 03, 2022

Strengthening New York's Gun Laws

Legislation restricts concealed carry in sensitive locations, expands eligibility requirements, adds background checks for ammunition, expands safe storage & amends body armor ban.


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2022 State of the State Address

In her 2022 State of the State Address, Governor Hochul announced a bold, ambitious agenda focused on coming back from the COVID crisis and unlocking a whole New Era for New York.


Kathy Hochul


Kathy Hochul is the 57th and first female Governor of New York State.

Governor Kathy Hochul began her career in public service on her local Town Board before serving as Erie County Clerk, and then as a member of Congress for New York’s 26th Congressional District. She more recently served in statewide office as Lieutenant Governor and now as the first female Governor of the State of New York.