Senator Volker Announces Senate Confirmation Of Nancy Naples As Commissioner Of The N.y.s. Department Of Motor Vehicles

(Albany, NY) Senator Dale M. Volker today announced that the New York State Senate has confirmed former Erie County Comptroller Nancy A. Naples as Commissioner of the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles. Commissioner Naples replaces Raymond Martinez who resigned several weeks ago.

"I consider Governor Pataki nominating Nancy Naples as Commissioner of the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles one of the finest appointments that he has ever done," said Senator Dale M. Volker.

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The Hunt For The Golden Egg: Senator Golden To Host Easter Egg Hunts In Community Parks

Brooklyn- State Senator Marty Golden (R-C-I, 22nd District), along with the Bay Ridge-Bensonhurst Parks Task Force and CERT 1 NYC, today are announcing that plans are being made to host three Easter Egg Hunts throughout the community, to offer the children and families of the neighborhood an opportunity to have an enjoyable and fun filled afternoon.The events are scheduled as possible:*April 1st-1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., Seth Low Park, Bay Parkway and 75th Street*April 2nd-2:00 p.m.

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Senator Volker Announces Senate Confirmation Of Nancy Naples As Commissioner Of The N.y.s. Department Of Motor Vehicles

(Albany, NY) Senator Dale M. Volker today announced that the New York State Senate has confirmed former Erie County Comptroller Nancy A. Naples as Commissioner of the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles. Commissioner Naples replaces Raymond Martinez who resigned several weeks ago.

"I consider Governor Pataki nominating Nancy Naples as Commissioner of the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles one of the finest appointments that he has ever done," said Senator Dale M. Volker.

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Senator Farley Announces Final Passage Of Bill To Designate Elizabeth Cady Stanton Day

State Senator Hugh T. Farley (R, C - Schenectady) is pleased to report that the State Senate passed a bill (S.6269A) this week that would designate November 12th as Elizabeth Cady Stanton Day in New York State.

The State Assembly has also passed this legislation. The bill will be delivered to Governor Pataki for final consideration.

"March is Women's History Month and what a way to celebrate it," Senator Farley said.

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Senate Passes Bill To Eliminate $1 E-z Pass Surcharge

State Senator Thomas P. Morahan announced New York State Senatepassage of legislation that would prohibit agencies that administer E-ZPass in New York State from charging monthly surcharges.

The bill (S.6331) is a response to complaints from downstate motorists about an unwarranted $1 administrative service charge being tacked on to their E-ZPass account bills each month.

Three different agencies authorize E-ZPass within the state, the New York State Thruway Authority, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA).

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Senator Fuschillo Cosponsors Legislation To Eliminate E-z Pass Surcharge

The New York State Senate today passed legislation, cosponsored by Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District), that would prohibit agencies that administer E-Z Pass in New York State from imposing monthly surcharges. This would repeal the $1 a month surcharge currently being imposed by the MTA and Port Authority on Long Island E-Z Pass users. Senator Fuschillo supported this legislation after he was contacted by many of his constituents stating that an unwarranted $1 a month administrative service charge was being tacked on to their E-Z Pass account bills.

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Golden Hosts Women's History Month Awards Celebration

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden recently hosted a celebration honoring the following women at an event held in conjunction with the national celebration of Women’s History Month at the Bay Ridge Manor.

In his remarks, Senator Golden stated, "During Women's History Month, we celebrate the many accomplishments of our Nation's women. Women are leaders in American business, government, law, science, medicine, the arts, education, and many other fields.

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Bill To Establish Elizabeth Cady Stanton Day Passes Senate

ALBANY- A bill commemorating November 12 as Elizabeth Cady Stanton day in New York State is another step closer to becoming law.Senator Catharine Young (R,I,C-Olean) announced unanimous Senate passage of her bill to honor the tireless advocate and social reformer for women’s rights, including the right to vote. The bill also has passed the Assembly and will be submitted to Governor George Pataki for consideration."The contributions to America by this courageous and dedicated woman cannot be overstated.

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