Connecticut Senator Calls For Regulations On Recreational Drone UseSen. Richard Blumenthal said he would like to see some simple rules for drones.
Senate Rejects Proposed Environmental Rules Impacting Water Quality In New JerseyJeff Tittel, of the New Jersey Sierra Club, said the rules are actually a major rollback of protections for clean water and against flooding.
New York Lawmakers Push For Regulations On Motorized ScootersSen. Jose Peralta and Assembly member Aravella Simotas are pushing for the Department of Motor Vehicles to maintain a registry, establish safety regulations, and set minimum liability insurance coverage.
Uber: Proposed New Jersey Bill Would Force Company Out Of StateRepublican Assemblyman Jack Ciatarelli said it's all about having an even playing field.
Sen. Schumer Wants Feds To Speed Up Regulations On Commercial Drone UseOn Sunday, Schumer said there were three near-misses reported at JFK between drones and aircraft just last week.
City Considers Reversing Ban, Placing Regulations On Ferrets As PetsAs the de Blasio administration considers reversing a 1999 ban on ferrets as pets in New York City, one ferret advocate said the plan to regulate the animals is "wrong."
Sen. Schumer, Rep. Bishop Call For Extension To Chopper Noise Regulation On Long IslandSen. Charles Schumer and Rep. Tim Bishop are calling on the FAA to extend the over-the-water route regulation for helicopters flying to and from Long Island's East End.
Hearing Planned On Medical Marijuana Regulations In ConnecticutThe Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection has scheduled a hearing on proposed regulations for the state’s new medical marijuana law.
New York City Councilman Proposes Crackdown On Costumed CharactersNew York City Councilman Peter Vallone Jr. (D-22nd) introduced legislation Tuesday that would either ban or introduce tight regulations on costumed characters in New York City.
New Gun Control Regulations Take Effect In New York StateTough new gun control measures kick in Saturday throughout New York State.
Report: Cuomo Shoots Down Plan To Tighten Alcohol Regulations, Raise TaxesGovernor Andrew Cuomo on Monday rejected proposals by a health panel that would have increased taxes and regulations on alcohol, according to a published report.
N.J. Legislative Committee Advances Regulation After NYPD Surveillance On MuslimsAfter the NYPD conducted surveillance on Muslims in New Jersey, a state legislative committee there has advanced a bill that would require out-of-state law enforcement to notify state officials before such an operation.