Within the next few weeks a law will go into effect that will prevent tattoo parlors from reusing needles. It will also require 'single-use' pigment (ink) packs. Bethanne Callahan-Plato is the owner of Bodily Charm in Utica. She agrees that there needs to be stricter regulations when it comes to tattooing, but she feels the legislation that has passed now has it all wrong.
Standing near the site of a recent meth lab bust in Dewitt, Senator Charles Schumer introduced legislation that would require home sellers and landlords who know a home was used as a meth lab to alert potential buyers or renters.