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Posted on: November 4, 2020

How to Submit Public Comment In Person or Remotely

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January 24th through January 27th Committee Meetings | Hauppauge Auditorium | Remote appearances are permitted.

Jan 24 Jan 27 Committee Week FlyerCommittee meetings of the Suffolk County Legislature will be held from January 24th – January 27th to tee up proposed legislation for consideration at the next general meeting on February 1st. Meetings will be live-streamed at www.scnylegislature.us.

The legislature has resumed in-person public attendance and in-person public comment at legislative meetings held at the William H. Rogers Legislature Building. In accordance with county and state COVID-19 safety protocols, members of the public who wish to provide in-person testimony may do so after having a temperature check upon entry into our building. Regardless of vaccination status, visitors will be required to wear masks and practice social distancing while inside the building. Those interested in addressing the legislature via Zoom may sign up to speak by filling out a speaker card.

Those interested in addressing legislators at a committee meeting over Zoom may sign up at www.scnylegislature.us/CommitteePublicPortion. Members of the public may also send written testimony by email to clerk.legislature@suffolkcountyny.gov or by regular mail to the attention of the Clerk's Office at the Suffolk County Legislature P.O. Box 6100, Hauppauge, NY 11788. Audio testimony will be accepted by voicemail at 631-853-3685; callers may leave a 3-minute message. Submitted comments will be distributed to legislators.

More information on submitting public testimony in person or remotely is available on the legislature's Providing Public Comment webpage. 

February 1, 2022 General Meeting | Hauppauge Auditorium | 9:30AM | Remote appearances are permitted.

Feb 1 GM FlyerThe February 1st General Meeting of the Suffolk County Legislature will begin at 9:30 a.m. and will be live-streamed at www.scnylegislature.us.

The Suffolk County Legislature has resumed in-person public attendance and in-person public comment for legislative meetings. Remote testimony options for public comment continue to be offered.

Those interested in addressing the legislature via Zoom may sign up to speak by filling out a speaker card.

The Clerk will accept written testimony via mail to the Clerk’s Office at the Suffolk County Legislature, William H. Rogers Building, 725 Veterans Memorial Highway, Smithtown NY 11787, or email to clerk.legislature@suffolkcountyny.gov, as well as recorded voice testimony at (631) 853-3685 until the end of the General Meeting on February 1st.

Speakers are welcome to address the legislators on any topic of choice during the Public Portion which begins shortly after the meeting starts by filling out this form https://www.scnylegislature.us/PublicPortion.

Additionally, speakers are welcome to testify during Public Hearings at 2:00 p.m. by filling out this form https://www.scnylegislature.us/PublicHearing.