The State Legislature is scheduled to be in session Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday this week.

On Tuesday, May 5, the Buffalo Niagara Partnership holds a Congressional Briefing with Congressman Chris Collins.

Tuesday, May 5 is also the special election for the state’s 11th Congressional and 43rd Assembly Districts. Both districts are located in New York City.

On Thursday, May 14, the Senate’s committees on Codes, Consumer Protection and Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs are holding a public hearing in Manhattan to review the state’s cyber security preparedness. The hearings will look at the state’s “current cyber security infrastructure; cyber security in retail, financial, and other commercial sectors; technical solutions to cyber crime; and legal responses to cyber criminal activity.”