Senator Martinez Recognizes Domestic Violence Awareness Month


 

 Springfield, IL – Yesterday, State Senator Iris Y. Martinez (D-Chicago) presented purple ribbons to members of the Illinois State Senate in commemoration of Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

”The ramifications of domestic violence are staggering,” Senator Martinez said. “Women are among the most vulnerable, suffering the highest rates of intimate partner violence.”

                 

                           

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                                              Martinez Supports Legislation to Provide Educational Opportunities for Bilingual Students


Springfield, IL-State Senator Iris Y. Martinez (D-Chicago) co-sponsored a new law signed by Governor Pat Quinn to distribute bilingual education funds on a per-student basis rather then in lump sums.

“Finding efficient methods to spend important education dollars allows the General Assembly to maximize our use of taxpayer money during this fiscal crisis,” Senator Martinez said. “In order for Illinois’ economy to recover, we must continue to efficiently spend rather than over-spend and waste.”

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Senator Martinez Legislation to Foster Safer Communities Signed into Law

Springfield, IL - Recently, State Senator Iris Y. Martinez (D-Chicago) sponsored a new law signed by Governor Pat Quinn that will assist in keeping communities safe by requiring more sex offenders to register with the State. House Bill 1253 requires sex offenders who were convicted of sex crimes before the establishment of the Sex Offender Registration Act (SORA) to register with the state if they commit a felony after the effective date.

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