Issues: Insurance

Insurance Assistance Program- Freeport

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr.

February 20, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Committee Meeting: Insurance Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Insurance Senator James L. Seward, Chair 12:30 PM, Monday, February 11, 2013 Room 124 CAP

Superintendent of Financial Services Benjamin M. Lawsky will appear before the committee.

February 11, 12:30 PM - 1:07 PM
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Insurance Assistance Program for Hurricane Sandy Victims- Merrick

    Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) and the New York State Department of Financial Services will be sponsoring a free program in Merrick to assist residents and business owners with insurance related issues stemming from damage caused by Hurricane Sandy.

February 13, 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Insurance Assistance Program for Hurricane Sandy Victims- Bellmore

     Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) and the New York State Department of Financial Services will be sponsoring a free program in Bellmore to assist residents and business owners with insurance related issues stemming from damage caused by Hurricane Sandy.

February 8, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO & DEPARTMENT OF FINANCIAL SERVICES TO SPONSOR INSURANCE ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS IN BELLMORE AND MERRICK TO HELP RESIDENTS CONTINUE TO RECOVER FROM HURRICANE SANDY

    Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) and the New York State Department of Financial Services will be sponsoring free programs in Bellmore and Merrick to assist residents and business owners with insurance related issues stemming from damage caused by Hurricane Sandy.

    Senator Fuschillo has arranged for the Department of Financial Services’ Mobile Assistance Unit to be at the following locations:

Friday, February 8th, 10 am to 6 pm

        Newbridge Road Park, 2600 Newbridge Road, Bellmore

Wednesday, February 13th, 11 am to 7 pm

February 4, 2013
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO & DEPARTMENT OF FINANCIAL SERVICES SPONSOR INSURANCE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM IN MASSAPEQUA TO HELP RESIDENTS CONTINUE TO RECOVER FROM HURRICANE SANDY

           Photo caption: Senator Fuschillo (right), is pictured at the Mobile Insurance Assistance program he sponsored with the Department of Financial Services to help residents continue to recover from Hurricane Sandy. He is joined by Oyster Bay Town Clerk Steve Labriola (left). 

January 30, 2013
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Check To See If You Are Entitled To An Unpaid Life Insurance Policy

MORE THAN $665 MILLION IN UNCLAIMED LIFE INSURANCE BENEFITS PAID TO DATE AS A RESULT OF STATE INVESTIGATIONAn investigation started by the Department of Financial Services in July 2011 has resulted in more than $665 million being paid to life insurance beneficiaries who were unaware that they were entitled to money from insurance companies. Before DFS put in place new regulations in 2012, insurance companies did not regularly seek out beneficiaries to pay death benefits, but instead waited for someone to make a claim. However, a significant number of people are not aware that they are named on a life insurance policy by a relative and so do not make a claim.

January 30, 2013
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Seward Receives Committee Assignments

ALBANY, 01/29/13 – State Senator James L. Seward (R/C/I–Oneonta) is set to fight for vital insurance, health, education and budget needs in the new senate session after receiving committee assignments.

SENATOR SEWARD 2013 – 2014 COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS

Insurance – chair

Agriculture, Education, Finance, Health, Higher Education, Mental Health, Rules

January 29, 2013
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O'Brien receives committee assignments

ROCHESTER, N.Y. – Sen. O’Brien received his committee assignments today, including the position of ranking Democratic member of the Banks Committee.

O’Brien will also serve on Insurance; Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business; Health; Codes; Cultural Affairs, Tourism and Parks and Recreation; and Local Government.

January 29, 2013
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO TO SPONSOR FREE LEGAL SERVICES PROGRAM TO HELP RESIDENTS AFFECTED BY HURRICANE SANDY

Mobile Legal Help Center Will Be At Copiague Library to Offer Free Legal Assistance to Residents in Need

 

January 29, 2013
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SENATOR DAVID VALESKY NAMED CHAIRMAN OF SENATE COMMERCE, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND SMALL BUSINESS COMMITTEE

ALBANY, N.Y.—State Senator David J. Valesky, Deputy Leader of the Independent Democratic Conference, was named Chairman of the Senate Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business Committee. 

January 25, 2013
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Governor Cuomo Outlines 2013-2014 Executive Budget to Maintain Fiscal Responsibility and Continue to Invest in Economic Growth

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo unveiled the proposed 2013-14Executive Budget and Management Plan that builds on two years of balanced, fiscally responsible budgeting and invests in economic development, education reform, rebuilding after Superstorm Sandy, provides support to local governments and school districts, and includes no new taxes or fees.

Highlights of the Executive Budget:

· Eliminates $1.3 billion budget gap with no new taxes or fees. The expected gap for 2013-14 was projected to be $17.4 billion prior to the last two responsible budgets.

· Holds spending increases below 2 percent for third consecutive year.

January 23, 2013
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Insurance Assistance Program for Hurricane Sandy Victims- Massapequa

            Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) and the New York State Department of Financial Services will be sponsoring a free program to assist residents and business owners with insurance related issues stemming from damage caused by Hurricane Sandy.

January 25, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO & DEPARTMENT OF FINANCIAL SERVICES TO SPONSOR INSURANCE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM IN MASSAPEQUA FOR HURRICANE SANDY VICTIMS

            Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) and the New York State Department of Financial Services will be sponsoring a free program to assist residents and business owners with insurance related issues stemming from damage caused by Hurricane Sandy. 

January 17, 2013
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Latimer Named Ranking Member of Education Committee and Receives 5 Additional Committee Assignments

State Senator George Latimer has been named the Ranking Minority Member on the State Senate’s Education Committee, his office announced today.  Latimer will now be the leading advocate for the Democrats on educational issues in the New York State Senate.  Senator John Flanagan of Long Island is currently the Chairman of the Education Committee.  

January 17, 2013
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DEPARTMENT OF FINANCIAL SERVICES OFFERING SANDY-RELATED INSURANCE ASSISTANCE IN SUFFOLK COUNTY

Benjamin M. Lawsky, Superintendent of Financial Services, announced representatives of the Department of Financial Services will be in Suffolk County to help homeowners, renters and business owners with insurance-related issues stemming from damage caused by Storm Sandy. The Department's representatives will be available to meet with residents inside the agency's Mobile Command Center, which will be stationed at the following location:

Suffolk County Thursday, Jan. 10 – 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Amityville/Lindenhurst Home Depot, 1101 Sunrise Highway, Copiague.

January 10, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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DEPARTMENT OF FINANCIAL SERVICES OFFERING INSURANCE ASSISTANCE AT LOCATIONS IN BROOKLYN, STATEN ISLAND, NASSAU COUNTY AND SUFFOLK COUNTY

Department Representatives Available to Answer Insurance Questions

 

Storm Hotline Also Being Staffed to Help Storm Sandy Victims

 

Benjamin M. Lawsky, Superintendent of Financial Services, announced representatives of the Department of Financial Services will be at locations in Brooklyn, Staten Island, Nassau County and Suffolk County to help homeowners, renters and business owners with insurance-related issues stemming from damage caused by Storm Sandy.

 

The Department's representatives will be available to meet with residents inside the agency's Mobile Command Center, which will be stationed at these locations:

 

Brooklyn

 

January 4, 2013
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HOPE NOW to Host Free Event for Homeowners in New York Affected by Super Storm Sandy

Over 15 mortgage lenders and 8 insurance companies will be coming to meet with their customers who have been impacted by Sandy this Saturday, December 15. This one-time event is an ideal opportunity for people who are dealing with  double-endorsed insurance payments; insurance payments going directly to the banks;  facing trouble making their mortgage payments because of loss or work and expenses -- some banks are able to lower or stop mortgage payments for up to a year! There will be representatives from the NYS Attorney General, NYS Dept. of Financial Services, FEMA and HUD –approved housing counselors there too.

 

December 15, 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Insurance Disaster Assistance

     Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) will be partnering with the New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) and the Village of Massapequa Park in sponsoring a program to assist residents whose property was damaged during Hurricane Sandy.

December 12, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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