Legislative & Court Papers

Health Justice
NYLPI NY State Assembly Testimony – Immigrant Health (12.2017)
City Council Immgrant Health Hearing Testimony (11.2017)
FINALCity Council Immigrant Health Oversight Hearing Testimony (11.2017)
Memo of support A8054 CHP expansion (07.2017)
Intro 978 Testimony (5.2017)
City Council Committee on Women’s Issues Hearing Testimony (04.2017)
Gender and Racial Equity Assessments Testimony (04.2017)
City Council Immigration Budget Hearing Testimony (3.2017)
City Council Immigration Oversight Hearing Testimony (3.2017)
Health Committee Budget Testimony (03.2016)
NYC Testimony (11.2016)
NYLPI_1557_Comments_(11.2015)
Intro 644 Testimony (06.2015)
Memo of Support for Intro 644 Amendments (06.2015)
NWBCCC Healthy Buildings Program Support (04.2015)
PRUCOL Medicaid Access letter of HRA (04.2015)
PE4ALL Budget Hearing Testimony (03.2015)
Access Health Testimony (03.2015)
NCB HHC Road Ahead Hearing Testimony (02.2014)
NCB HHC Public Testimony (11.2013)
NYLPI Provides Testimony to State Legislature on Importance of Maintaining SafeRx in Final Budget (2.8.12)
Comments on Affordable Care Act Data Collection Regulations
(8.1.11)

NYLPI comments to proposed federal rule on translation for group
health insurance plans (7.25.11)

Comments to EPA Endorsing Bilingual Pesticide Labels (6.28.11)
NYLPI Budget Testimony (3.9.11)
NYLPI Submit Recommendations to New York
State Medicaid Redesign Team (2.4.11)

Comments to Food & Drug Administration
regarding language access in patient
medication information (11.04.10)

NYLPI’s comments to the Department of Health
and Human Services concerning provisions of the
new health reform legislation (10.05.10)
Commission on the Public’s Health System and NYLPI issue memo on legislation that excludes community stakeholders from healthcare
decision-making (05.13.10)

SQUISH Memorandum of Support to Governor Patterson for the Hospital Closure Planning Act (10.01.09)

NYLPI Comments on Need for Linguistic
Competency in Office of Mental Health Statewide Plan (09.25.09)

NYLPI Comments to Proposed Regulations on Funding for Language Services (09.16.09)
Testimony of Nisha Agarwal Director, Health Justice, before the New York City Council, Health Committee on Language Access in New York City’s Pharmacies (05.04.09)
Linguistic Access: Nisha Agarwal’s Testimony (06.16.08)
Complaint to NYS Attorney General –
Discrimination in 3 NYC Hospitals (06.09.08)

Linguistic Access: Second Complaint to AG (04.23.08)
Berger Commission Reply Memorandum
(12.26.07)

Linguistic Access: Prescription Complaint to AG (10.31.07)
Berger Commission Notice of Motion
(09.20.07) 

Berger Commission Notice of Motion
(03.29.07)

Berger Commission Memorandum of Law (03.29.07) 
Berger Commission Plaintiff’s Notice of Appeal (03.14.07)

Berger Commission Signed Order to Show Cause (01.03.07)
Berger Commission Verified Complaint (01.03.07)
Berger Commission Defendants Notice of Appeal (02.05.07)
Berger Commission Amicus Brief (03.10.07)
Berger Commission Appeal Brief (03.13.07)
Berger Commission Dismissing Complaint (03.08.07)
Berger Commission Reply Affirmation (12.29.06)
Testimony of Jin Hee Lee (09.21.06) 

Agreement with Medisys Network (08.28.06)
Agreement with Saint Vincent’s (07.31.06)
Agreement with Brooklyn Hospital (09.14.04)
Agreement with St. Elizabeth’s Hospital (09.12.04)
Agreement with Wycoff Hospital (02.28.03)
Agreement with Woodhull Hospital (02.27.03) 
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Disability Justice
City Council Committee on Women’s Issues Hearing Testimony (04.2017)                                                                                                   Gender and Racial Equity Assessments Testimony (04.2017)       Josefa Jorge et al. v. New York City Transit Authority et al.Every Voice Counts! – OCR Complaint Supplemental Letter (12.16.2014)Every Voice Counts! – Office for Civil Rights Complaint (06.20.12)

Deaf Justice Coalition Amicus Curiae Brief – CAD v. Giuliani (SDNY) (06.01.11)

Declaration in Support of Deaf Justice Coalition Amicus Curiae Brief – CAD v. Giuliani (SDNY) (06.01.11)

Every Voice Counts! – Chavez Office for Civil Rights Complaint (12.16.2014)Judge’s Decision on Adult Homes Case – DAI v. Patterson (09.08.09)Duane Reade Consent Agreement 

Duane Reade Order

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Environmental Justice
Comments to EPA Endorsing Bilingual Pesticide Labels (6.28.11) Senator Padavan’s Bill (06.21.07)
NYLPI Testimony on Leasing (03.03.08) Leasing Bill (03.29.07)
CPEO Comments on ITHS SMP (01.31.08) NYLPI Testimony on Education Budget (03.12.07)
NYLPI Letter Requesting Independent Site
Review (01.24.08)
Olson & Palmer Testimony (12.04.06)
Letter from MCSM to ConEd (01.09.08) Bronx Petition Against SCA (07.05.06)
Testimony in Support of Resolution 836 (06.07.07) Amanda Master’s Testimony on Brownfields (02.28.05)
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