We encourage lawmakers to support the following bills, which will go far in providing vital protections for victims of domestic violence in your district:

We ask that lawmakers oppose the following bills, which have dangerous unintended consequences for survivors of domestic violence:

*This year’s New York State legislative session has brought about renewed debate regarding domestic violence offender registries. In conjunction with these discussions, we are publishing our position statement: “Shifting the Focus From Domestic Violence Registries to Domestic Violence Prevention.” This statement is intended to provide an overview of the unintended consequences of domestic violence offender registries, and urge a collective shift toward preventing domestic violence before it occurs. Also, please see the National Network To End Domestic Violence's Statement of Concern.