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Companies are already finding ways around New York City’s brand new pay transparency law, which went into effect on Nov. 1.

If passed, the bill would apply to fast food restaurants with 30 locations or more within the five boroughs, including McDonalds and Starbucks.

The new tax break could be worth up to $10 billion over 20 years.

If passed, complete isolation could only be used for a few hours if people posed an immediate danger

The governor signed six pieces of legislation in all. They seek to address both criminal charges and civil lawsuits that people providing, assisting with and seeking abortions in New York could face if Roe v. Wade is overturned.

Defense lawyers, who had fought the change, now say they are mostly untroubled by it.

What you need to know about New York’s statewide ban on polystyrene foam and packing peanuts, which takes effect Jan. 1.

“I believe everyone should be able to vote by mail,” Hochul said.

The last stated meeting of the City Council included legislation to rein in greenhouse gas emissions, publicly post wages and help prevent birds from colliding with buildings.