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Herman Farrell Jr.

Democratic — Assembly Member — District 71
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016
  • 2017-2018

Herman Farrell Jr. represents Assembly District 71 in the New York Assembly, is a member of three committees, and is the primary sponsor of 1294 bills.

1998 128547.0
2000 156483.04
2002 304627.0
2004 274506.37
2006 272650.51
2008 192247.16
2010 262408.13
2012 187150.0

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

  • Albany Office:

    LOB 923
    Albany, NY 12248
    Phone: 518-455-5491
  • District Office:

    2541-55 Adam Clayton
    Powell Jr. Blvd.
    New York, NY 10039
    Phone: 212-234-1430

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • A 1790

    Exempts low-emission and energy efficient vehicles from retail sales and compensating use taxes

  • A 1881

    Relates to reports of unclaimed amounts of money or other property

  • A 1782

    Prohibits rental car companies from discriminating on the basis of geographical location

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  • A 1480

    Requires the certification or training of teachers, administrators and instructors in the area of dyslexia and related disorders

  • A 1115

    Provides that when owned by a telephone company real property shall include conduits for conducting or transmitting electricity, power, light or other substance upon, above or underground

  • A 1078

    Provides that for the purposes of sales and use tax collection, "persons required to collect tax" shall include a member of a limited liability company

Recent Votes

A 6892

Floor Vote

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 3725.0
•••No: 9766.0
•••Other: 128.0
A 8650A

Floor Vote

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 13693.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 106.0
A 3419

Floor Vote

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 13592.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 117.0
A 4959B

Floor Vote

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 13592.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 117.0
A 3694A

Floor Vote

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 12082.0
•••No: 1510.0
•••Other: 117.0
A 2661

Floor Vote

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 13592.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 117.0
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