Governor Cuomo Signs “Stephen’s Law,” A Lifesaving Authorization Sponsored by Senator Harckham and Assemblymember McDonald

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ALBANY, NY — November 14, 2020 — Legislation known as “Stephen’s Law,” sponsored by New York State Senator Pete Harckham (D-SD-40) and Assemblymember John T. McDonald III (D-AD-108), has been signed into law by Governor Andrew M. Cuomo.   The new law, Stephen’s Law (S.4741B / A.9536), named in memory of Stephen Canastraro, Jr., requires that certified drug treatment programs notify …

TribuneGovernor Cuomo Signs “Stephen’s Law,” A Lifesaving Authorization Sponsored by Senator Harckham and Assemblymember McDonald