State, Department of

Description

Administers regulatory and service programs; provides advice and technical assistance to local governments and community organizations; and offers fire training and arson prevention assistance; and handles citizen inquiries and complaints. Regulates several occupational licensing programs; registers corporations, trademarks, and service marks; and files uniform commercial code statements. Regulates not-for-profit, nonsectarian cemeteries. Serves as headquarters of the Committee on Open Government, (518) 474-2518. Publishes the NYS Register, State Constitution, Local Government Handbook, and the Official Compilation of Codes, Rules and Regulations of the State of New York.

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Addresses

  123 William St., New York NY, 10038    Map this
  One Commerce Plaza, 99 Washington Ave., Albany NY, 12231    Map this

Contact Numbers

Albany Office:  (518) 474-4750
NYC Office:  (212) 417-5800

Personnel

Rossana Rosado , Acting Secretary of State. $120,800.
Appointed by the Governor with the consent of the Senate, to serve at the pleasure of the Governor.
(518) 486-9844
Executive Deputy Secretary of State - Brendan Fitzgerald
(518) 474-0050
General Counsel - Linda Baldwin
(518) 474-6740
Deputy Secretary of State, Planning & Development - Kisha Santiago
(518) 474-6000
Deputy Secretary of State, Local Government Services - Mark Pattison
(518) 473-3355
Deputy Secretary of State, Business & Licensing Services - Charles Fields
(518) 473-2728
Director, Administration & Management - Judith E. Kenny
(518) 486-9843
Administrative Support Services - Pamela Christopher
(518) 473-8221
Human Resource Management - Debra Meade
(518) 474-2752
Fiscal Management - LuAnn Hart
(518) 474-2754