Press Releases

Assemblyman Zebrowski Introduces Volunteer Fuel Reimbursement Act

Assemblyman Ken Zebrowski (D-New City) recently introduced the “Volunteer Fuel Reimbursement Act”, which would assist volunteer emergency workers with the rising fuel costs. It provides an income tax credit for fuel costs incurred while responding...

Assemblyman Zebrowski Announces New York State Actions to Address Hepatitis C Epidemic

Lawmakers Announce Legislation on Dangerous Doctors

Two state lawmakers announced that they will introduce a sweeping package of reform legislation to correct the myriad failures uncovered in the case of a Long Island doctor who potentially exposed hundreds of patients to infectious diseases including...

Legislation Approved to Increase Workers’ Compensation Benefits for 9/11 Healthcare Workers

Assemblyman Kenneth P. Zebrowski voted today for legislation (Bill A.9489) to increase employees’ workers’ compensation benefits for those private, voluntary hospital employees, paramedics and EMTs who responded to the 9/11 tragedy. The bill...

Legislation Approved to Extend STAR Rebate Application Deadline

Assemblyman Kenneth P. Zebrowski (D-New City) announced Assembly passage of a bill (A09479) to extend the deadline to apply for the Middle Class STAR rebate from November 30, 2007 to December 31, 2007. The need for an extension became apparent when...

Rockland Receives Funding for Americorps

The Rockland County Americorps program will receive $39,000 from New York State for 2008. The funding is granted, in part, as a result Assemblywoman Ellen Jaffee (D-Suffern) and Assemblyman Kenneth Zebrowski's (D-New City) efforts on behalf of their...

Legislation Introduced to Require the MTA to Hold Hearings in Rockland County

Assemblyman Zebrowski introduced legislation (Bill A.9389) to require the MTA to hold public hearings on proposed rate increases in all counties where such increases would have an impact. Presently, no such local public hearings are required, so there...