Legislation and Advocacy
Legislation and AdvocacyHighlights from Governor's Budget Proposal
Why you should register now for advocacy day!
- January 19, 2016
Legislation and AdvocacyStreamlined Application Process for ACFs and Assisted Living Residences
Governor Cuomo signed the streamline application bill A.7681-A (Gottfried)/S.5540-A (Murphy).
- December 29, 2015
Legislation and AdvocacyLeadingAge NY Advocates for Faster Processing of Veterans' Benefits
Our testimony asks the State to help ensure veterans get the benefits they need, when they need them.
- November 25, 2015
Legislation and AdvocacyWhat ACFs Can Do Today to Advocate for an Increase in SSI
ACFs are urged to take a few minutes today to contact the Governor and your representatives.
- November 2, 2015
Legislation and AdvocacyGovernor Vetoed ACF EQUAL Funds Flexibility Bill
The Governor vetoed measure which would have authorized the longstanding flexibility in the EQUAL program.
- October 27, 2015
Legislation and AdvocacyAdvocacy for SSI Increase for ACFs in Full Swing!
LeadingAge New York is working to generate more support for an increase, in preparation for budget season.
- September 8, 2015
Legislation and AdvocacyLeadingAge NY Prepares Legislative Session Summary for Members
We prepared a summary of all legislation addressed during the 2014-15 session, as it relates to members.
- July 2, 2015
Legislation and AdvocacyACF/AL Members: Contact Your Lawmakers Now on EQUAL and SSI Issues
It takes only a few minutes to take action!
- May 19, 2015
Legislation and AdvocacyAdvocacy Alert! Tell Your Legislators to Increase SSI for ACFs
Let your lawmakers know what you need in order to serve low-income seniors in ACF and assisted living settings!
- February 2, 2015
Legislation and AdvocacyGovernor Proposes Significant Cuts for ACFs
Budget preview details significant concerns.
- January 26, 2015
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