New York Alert: Legalize Recreational Cannabis, Support A3089 & S1747

New York A3089 and S1747 would legalize recreational marijuana. Follow these action steps to support these important bills.

STATUS: A3089 was referred to the Assembly Codes Committee while S1747 was referred to the Senate Finance Committee pending further action. The bills must pass through their committee assignments successfully before they can receive full votes from their respective chambers.

FOR A3089

1. Call the Assembly Codes Committee Chair, Joseph Lentol. Strongly, but respectfully urge him to move this important bill forward to a vote in his committee. A phone call has 10x the impact of an email.

518-455-4477

2. Call the rest of the committee members. Again, be strong, but respectful. Urge each of them to take action to move the bill forward and vote YES on A3089.

Thomas Abinanti (D) 518-455-5753
James Brennan (D) 518-455-5377
Vivian Cook (D) 518-455-4203
Steven Cymbrowitz (D) 518-455-5214
Joseph Giglio (R) 518-455-5241
Al Graf (R) 518-455-5937
Charles Lavine (D) 518-455-5456
Tom McKevitt (R) 518-455-5341
Michael Montesano (R) 518-455-4684
Walter Mosley (D) 518-455-5325
Daniel O'Donnell (D) 518-455-5603
N. Nick Perry (D) 518-455-4166
J. Gary Pretlow (D) 518-455-5291
Edward Ra (R) 518-455-4627
Robin Schimminger (D) 518-455-4767
Claudia Tenney (R) 518-455-5334
Michele Titus (D) 518-455-5668
Helene Weinstein (D) 518-455-5462
David Weprin (D) 518-455-5806
Keith L.T. Wright (D) 518-455-4793
Kenneth Zebrowski (D) 518-455-5735

FOR S1747

1. Call the Senate Finance Committee Chair, John DeFrancisco. Strongly, but respectfully urge him to move this important bill forward to a vote in his committee. A phone call has 10x the impact of an email.

(518) 455-3511

2. Call the rest of the committee members. Again, be strong, but respectful. Urge each of them to take action to move the bill forward and vote YES on S1747.

John Bonacic (R) (518) 455-3181
Neil Breslin (D) (518) 455-2225
Ruben Diaz (D) (518) 455-2511
Martin Malave Dilan (D) (518) 455-2177
Adriano Espaillat (D) 518-455-2041
Hugh Farley (R) (518) 455-2181
John Flanagan (R) 518-455-2071
Pat Gallivan (R) 518-455-3471
Martin Golden (R) (518) 455-2730
Joseph Griffo (R) (518) 455-3334
Kemp Hannon (R) 518-455-2200
Ruth Hassell Thompson (D) (518) 455-2061
Timothy Kennedy (D) 518-455-2426
Liz Krueger (D) (518) 455-2297
Andrew J. Lanza (R) (518) 455-3215
William Larkin (R) (518) 455-2770
Kenneth LaValle (R) (518) 455-3121
Betty Little (R) (518) 455-2811
Carl Marcellino (R) (518) 455-2390
Jack Martins (R) 518-455-3265
Velmanette Montgomery (D) (518) 455-3451
Michael Nozzolio (R) (518) 455-2366
Thomas O'Mara (R) 518-455-2091
Kevin Parker (D) (518) 455-2580
Jose Peralta (D) (518) 455-2529
Bill Perkins (D) 518-455-2441
Michael Ranzenhofer (R) (518) 455-3161
Patty Ritchie (R) 518-455-3438
Gustavo Rivera (D) 518-455-3395
Joseph Robach (R) (518) 455-2909
Diane Savino (D) (518) 455-2437
James Seward (R) (518) 455-3131
Daniel Squadron (D) 518-455-2625
Toby Ann Stavisky (D) (518) 455-3461
David Valesky (D) (518)-455-2838
Catharine Young (R) 518-455-3563

Call Back – any NO or UNDECIDED – in 3-4 days. Make sure to follow-up. If they say YES, be sure to thank them and, if possible, announce their committed YES vote to email and social media contacts. If they say no, politely ask them why. Get the information from them and contact us.

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