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Joseph Morelle

Democratic — Assembly Member — District 136
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Joseph Morelle represents Assembly District 136 in the New York Assembly, is a member of one committee, and is the primary sponsor of 1072 bills.

1998 79500.0
2000 137810.0
2002 166109.25
2004 270180.0
2006 410343.92
2008 496494.67
2010 574201.51
2012 542292.73

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.



News and Blog Coverage

Senator Gallivan to Sponsor A.G. Schneiderman's Payroll Card Act

Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced that Assembly Majority Leader Joseph Morelle and Senator Patrick Gallivan will sponsor the Attorney General’s program bill regulating the use of payroll cards to increase protections for workers, clarify ambiguities in the law, and ensure that payroll cards offer a convenient and beneficial ...


Brooklyn – State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn), the Chair of the Senate Select Committee on Science, Technology, Incubation & Entrepreneurship, today has issued the following statement praising colleagues in the Senate for passage of S. 6555 and calling on the State Assembly to advance this legislation in the ...

VIDEO: Morelle Takes Office As Assembly Majority Leader

Assemblyman Joseph Morelle, D-Irondequoit, Monroe County, was appointed Wednesday to serve as majority leader of the state Assembly, the chamber’s second-highest post. Speaker Sheldon Silver, D-Manhattan, announced Morelle was his pick at the start of the legislative session. Silver said Morelle has earned the trust of his colleagues. “I think ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • A 8312

    Relates to tax abatements, general corporation tax in NYC, conversion of residential property to condominiums, and loft authorization; repealer

  • A 8298

    Relates to the organization, open meetings, public hearings, financial reporting and disposition of property of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey

  • A 8285

    Relates to claims for payment furnished by providers under the medical assistance program

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  • A 8259

    Relates to interim assessments on the members of a defaulted group self-insurer or members of any other terminated group self-insurer

  • K 773

    Memorializing Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to proclaim October 2015 as Italian Heritage and Culture Month in the State of New York

  • A 8259A

    Relates to interim assessments on the members of a defaulted group self-insurer or members of any other terminated group self-insurer

Recent Votes

S 4984

Floor Vote

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9865.0
•••No: 3724.0
•••Other: 149.0
A 7844

Floor Vote

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 12483.0
•••No: 42.0
•••Other: 2114.0
A 992

Floor Vote

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 8557.0
•••No: 5033.0
•••Other: 149.0
A 7936

Floor Vote

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 12281.0
•••No: 138.0
•••Other: 149.0
S 5317A

Floor Vote

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9765.0
•••No: 3825.0
•••Other: 149.0
A 8288

Floor Vote

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9161.0
•••No: 4429.0
•••Other: 149.0
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