Press Releases

Assemblyman Ken Zebrowski Announces Major Overhaul to School Fire Safety Report Requirements

Today, Assemblyman Ken Zebrowski unveiled his Fire Safety Report Reform that addresses the outdated law requiring schools to be inspected annually for fire safety and to file reports with the State Education Department (SED). Currently, schools must submit...

Zebrowski to Co-Sponsor Veteran Cemetery Desecration Bill

Assemblyman Ken Zebrowski, announced today that he will be co-sponsoring Assembly Bill 3518 which would make it a class E felony to desecrate a military grave. Zebrowski was contacted by a constituent who has had personal items stolen from a veteran family...

Assemblyman Zebrowski on Charles Szuberla Appointment to East Ramapo

“This appointment comes at a critical moment for the district. The recent situation involving board member Charles-Pierre leaves the public school community once again feeling voiceless. I am hopeful Mr. Szuberla can act swiftly to address this situation...

Assemblyman Ken Zebrowski Seeks Bi-Partisan Effort to Address Recent Concerning Synthetic Marijuana Overdoses

“Amid the troubling increase of synthetic drug overdoses that we’ve seen throughout the State, especially the disturbing scene that took place in Brooklyn last week, I am re-doubling my efforts to ban these dangerous drugs and get them off our...

Assemblyman Zebrowski on Governor Signing East Ramapo Agreement into Law

“I am pleased that the Governor has signed our East Ramapo agreement into law today. This approval moves us one step closer to restoring critical programs for students that will be sitting in classrooms come September. The proposal puts in place...

Zebrowski, Carlucci & Jaffee Join School Board to Announce Agreement for the Students of East Ramapo

Senator David Carlucci, Assemblywoman Ellen Jaffee, and Assemblyman Ken Zebrowski in conjunction with President Yehuda Weissmandl and the school board announced today that they have come together in an agreement that will provide additional resources...

Assembly Passes Assemblyman Zebrowski’s Full-Day K Incentive Legislation

Assemblyman Ken Zebrowski announced that his legislation to provide full-day kindergarten to all New York children has passed the Assembly (A.8692B). The bill increases conversion aid and provides multi-year funding to better assist the handful of remaining...

Assemblymembers Galef & Zebrowski and Senator Carlucci Introduce Legislation to Repeal Governor Cuomo’s Changes to the STAR Tax Credit Program

Assemblymembers Sandy Galef and Ken Zebrowski and Senator Carlucci recently introduced bill A.9943/S.7531 to repeal Governor Andrew Cuomo’s changes to both the basic and Enhanced School Tax Relief Programs (STAR). The basic STAR program exempts the...

Assembly Passes Legislation Retaliating Against “New Jersey First Act”

Assemblyman Ken Zebrowski (D- New City) announced that today, that his bill retaliating against discriminatory public employment jurisdictions has passed the Assembly (A.2078). This bill would label jurisdictions that have enacted state policies that...

Assemblyman Zebrowski Continues Efforts for Fire Safety through Code Enforcement Official Integrity Bill

Assemblyman Ken Zebrowski announced today that he introduced legislation to address the recent incident in Rockland County where a code enforcement official was found to have failed to note serious violations on an inspection report. The legislation would...

DOH Report: Hepatitis C Testing Law is Working

Assemblyman Zebrowski announced that the New York State Department of Health’s evaluation report touted the impact the 2013 Hepatitis C (HCV) testing law has had in its first year of implementation. The report found that the number of HCV screening...

Assemblyman Zebrowski on AG Agreement with Insurers for Hep C Drug Coverage

“I want to thank Attorney General Eric Schneiderman for his work in getting insurers to change their coverage guidelines for life saving Hepatitis C drugs. Many patients are forced to wait until they are in the late stages of the disease; after serious...

Assemblyman Ken Zebrowski and County Executive Ed Day Stand with Firefighters to Demand Immediate State Intervention in the Village of Spring Valley and Ramapo Code Enforcement

Today, Assemblyman Ken Zebrowski and County Executive Ed Day rallied with County Fire Coordinator Gordon Wren, Fire Chiefs, and firefighters from across the County at the Rockland Fire Training Center to demand immediate State intervention into the systematic...

Rockland Delegation Calls for Immediate Replacement of Vacant Student Resource Officer at Spring Valley High School

Senator David Carlucci and Assemblymembers Ken Zebrowski and Ellen Jaffee have taken action in filling the open Student Resource Officer (SRO) position at Spring Valley High School by calling for an immediate replacement. Following several violent incidents...

Assemblyman Zebrowski Passes Political Campaign Disclosure Legislation as a Part of Assembly “Sunshine Week”

Assemblyman Ken Zebrowski (D-New City) announced today that his bill to require disclosure on all political communication has unanimously passed the Assembly (A.4286B). The bill looks to end anonymous negative mailings by requiring a “paid for by”...

North Rockland Full Day Kindergarten Advocates Travel to Albany to Push for Assemblyman Zebrowski’s Legislation that Would Expand Full Day K Statewide

Assemblyman Ken Zebrowski and Assemblyman James Skoufis welcomed constituents and members of the North Rockland Full-Day Kindergarten Advocates to the Capitol for their lobby day to push for Full Day Kindergarten for all New York children. The group,...

Zebrowski Calls on New York School Districts to Immediately Cease Using Study.com

“We recently learned that another video on the study.com website depicted the Jewish religion in an inaccurate and insensitive manner and was used by a local teacher. Study.com is an educational resource website that some teachers utilize for material....

Assemblymembers Galef & Zebrowski Organize Opposition to STAR Program Changes in Executive Budget

Assemblymembers Ken Zebrowski and Sandy Galef, Chair of the Assembly Committee on Real Property Taxation, announced their opposition to Governor Cuomo’s STAR program proposals. The Governor announced his proposal to freeze STAR benefits during the...

Assemblymembers Zebrowski & Skoufis Announce Full Day K Incentive Legislation

Assemblymembers Ken Zebrowski and James Skoufis announced their proposal to provide full day kindergarten to all New York children, including those in the North Rockland School District. The proposal increases conversion aid and provides multi-year funding...

Assemblyman Zebrowski Statement on East Ramapo Monitors’ Report

“The Monitors presented a detailed and thorough report today that provides a blueprint for moving the district forward. The report calls for extensive programmatic and structural changes that will fundamentally improve the educational opportunities...