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Wednesday, May 12, 2010
New York Healthy Workplace Advocates Needs Your Help
Dear Healthy Workplace Advocate,
Big news!The Healthy Workplace Bill was passed in the New York State Senate today!!!(Now we need the Assembly to do the same!)
If you haven't already done so, pleasesend us a letter detailing your workplace bullying experience or at the very least, us the template letter below to request our state Assemblymembers to pass the bill in their house.We need your letter ASAP and by May 17, 2010 to show to the leadership in the New York State Assembly to try to get the Healthy Workplace Billpassed into law by the end of June 2010!
Time is of the essence and you can email your letter to us at firstname.lastname@example.org as well.
If you can, please also ask a few others to send a letter too!
The letter writing campaign in just a short ten days made a tremendous impact on the New York State Senate, now it is time to show the Assembly these letters and yours to get the Healthy Workplace Bill passed!
Thanks so much (in advance)!
Please send your typed or hand written letter ASAP to:
Elected Representative of the New York State Legislature
c/o New York Health Workplace Advocates
P.O. Box 43
Amherst, NY 14226
Please use the template below as a guide to write your letter because we received a request to ask you to include the name of your state senator and your state assemblymember at the beginning of your letter.
May 12, 2010
The New York Legislature
c/o New York Healthy Workplace Advocates
PO Box 43
Amherst, NY 14226
Dear Elected Representative:
My state senator is ____________ _ and my state assemblymember is ____________ , and I am appealing to you in your role as an influential member of the New York State Legislature to advance and enact into law the Healthy Workplace Bill S1823 / A5414 this legislative session. The bill addresses workplace bullying.
I have witnessed bullying in the workplace..
Please do everything you can to bring this bill to a vote this legislative session.