League of Humane Voters®/NY's


2022 Priority Bills: click on this document.




New York State 2022 Elections



Congressional and State Senate primaries will be held in August with early voting from August 13 to 21 and primary day the 23rd.

There are two primary elections this summer and the General Election in November. And if you're not yet registered to vote, you must register 25 days in advance of the upcoming election.

 This August, there is a Primary and Early Voting Period:

Election Day is Tuesday, August 23, 2022. Polls are open from 6am to 9pm.

Early Voting Period is August 13, 2022 - August 21, 2022.

Register to vote by July 29.

Election Day is Tuesday, November 8, 2022. Polls are open from 6am to 9pm.

Early Voting Period is October 29, 2022 - November 6, 2022.

Register to vote by October 14.


To locate your New York legislators, click here.



Memo of Opposition


1. Opposes raising pheasants to be shot.



Memos of Support:

1. Ban Horse Slaughter - S7719/A9989

2. Pet Store Puppy Mill - S4234/A6298

3. Rodeo Ban - S7971/A8554

4. Killing Contests I - S7542/A722B

5. Killing Contests II - S4253B/A9775

6. Prohibiting the use of leg-gripping traps - S7550/A8733

7. Shelter Bill - S3411A/A4245A

8. Live Animal Markets Ban - A10399/S8291

9. Endangered and Threatened Species List - A4077A/S8750

10. Prohibits the manufacture or sale of cosmetics tested on animals - S4839A/A5653A

11. Lead Ammunition Ban - S.05058


The LOHV connects you to your state and federal reps: Text your U.S. postal address to (520) 200-2223 and get a text back with your state & federal legislative rep phone numbers.  




Mission Statement of the League of Humane Voters®

The Mission of the League of Humane Voters® (LOHV®) is to create, unite, and strengthen local political action committees, which work to enact animal-friendly legislation and elect candidates for public office who will use their votes and influence for animal protection.