The U.S. senator pointed to last week's arrest of two men accused of trying to join ISIL as proof of the need for the bill's passage.
Mayor's office and police release details of internal survey
With his nomination, the party finally settles on its candidate to take on Staten Island district attorney Daniel Donovan in May.
U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara praised the ruling as another testament to the ability of civilian courts to handle of terror trials.
U.S. attorney: Track record 'speaks for itself'
After Islamic State arrests, police commissioner urges Congress not to hold funding 'hostage'
Prosecutors allege two of the three foreign nationals intended to leave the U.S. to join the Islamic group
The changes also resulted in a 25 percent increase in the time it took to complete investigations, according to the report.
'This decrease is attributable to settlement activities in Fiscal 2014 related to several large and longstanding legal matters against the City'