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Tag Archives: Department of State

Hearing aid board meets

The state Department of State will conduct a public hearing at 10:30 a.m. Thursday in three locations around the state regarding the dispensing of hearing aids. A Western New York meeting will be in conference room 208 at 65 Court ...

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DOS hosts NY Rising planning meeting

The New York State Department of State will host its second public meeting at 7 p.m. May 7 to discuss strategies for the Niagara County NY Rising Community Reconstruction Plan. The open house-style meeting will be at Niagara County Community ...

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State reviewing codes

The New York Department of State will host a public meeting of the state Fire Prevention and Building Code Council at 10 a.m. Thursday at its offices, 99 Washington Ave., Albany. The meeting will also be shown via videoconference in ...

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State warns about timeshare scams

The New York Department of State’s Division of Consumer Protection warns consumers looking to sell a timeshare property to be wary of scams by companies charging up-front fees and guaranteeing it will be sold. In the last year, the division’s ...

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Municipalities get state grants

Two grants worth $72,000 have been awarded as part of the 2012 Citizens Re-Organization and Empowerment Grant program. The Department of State program provides funding assistance to local governments to plan for and implement municipal restructuring. The town of West ...

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New state regs to protect children

The New York Department of State on Wednesday announced adoption of new consumer protections to shield children under 12 from dangerous and hazardous durable juvenile products and children’s products manufactured, distributed or sold in New York state. The new consumer ...

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