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SENATE PASSES FUSCHILLO LEGISLATION PREVENTING CONVICTED SEX OFFENDERS FROM BECOMING REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS

Legislation Would Protect Families from Unknowingly Giving Sex Offenders Access to their Homes

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO PROPOSES LEGISLATION TO STRENGTHEN CHILD ENDANGERMENT LAWS

Legislation Would Create Felony Charges for Repeat Offenders & Cases Where Children Are Seriously

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO URGES USE OF IGNITION INTERLOCKS TO STOP DWI & SAVE LIVES

State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. and Assemblyman Harvey Weisenberg joined today with the National President of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) and District Attorneys Kathleen M.

SENATE PASSES SENATOR FUSCHILLO’S LEGISLATION TO KEEP SEX OFFENDERS FROM GAINING ENTRY INTO PEOPLE’S HOMES

Legislation Would Disqualify Sex Offenders from Holding Real Estate Appraisers License & Protect Families from Unknowingly Giving Sex Offenders Full Access to their Homes

     Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) announced that the New York State Senate passed legislation he sponsored to disqualify all convicted sex offenders from obtaining or holding a real estate appraisal license. The legislation is designed to prevent sex offenders from gaining entry into people’s homes.

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SENATE APPROVES LEGISLATION TO PREVENT CRIMINALS FROM ESCAPING JUSTICE THROUGH LEGAL NAME CHANGES

     Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) announced that legislation he sponsored to prevent criminals from avoiding the justice system by changing their name has been passed by the New York State Senate.

     “It is far too easy for convicted criminals to avoid the legal system and hide their criminal histories simply by changing their name. Stronger safeguards need to be put in place so these criminals cannot conceal their past and hide from the law,” said Senator Fuschillo.

     Courts across the state receive change of name petitions each day. However, because of the routine nature of these applications, many courts approve them without thoroughly verifying the applicant’s information.

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO: STRONGER PENALTIES FOR RECKLESS DRIVERS WHO KILL AND INJURE OTHERS PASSED BY SENATE

Legislation creates stronger penalties for reckless drivers who kill or injure others in violation of New York’s “Move Over Law”

     Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) announced that the New York State Senate passed legislation he sponsored to increase penalties for reckless drivers who kill or injure others as a result of violating New York State’s “move over law.”

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO ANNOUNCES SENATE PASSAGE OF LEGISLATION TO CREATE REGISTRY OF CONVICTED ANIMAL ABUSERS

     Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) announced that the New York State Senate recently passed legislation that would create a statewide registry of convicted animal abusers who violate Buster’s Law.

     “An animal is not just a piece of property; they are loving, feeling creatures who become part of your family. Heartless and sick people who cruelly abuse and torture animals should never, ever be allowed to own a pet again. Creating a statewide registry of convicted animal abusers would help prevent these individuals from adopting or owning a pet again and protect innocent animals who cannot protect themselves,” said Senator Fuschillo, who supported the legislation.

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO ANNOUNCES EXPANSION OF NEW YORK'S SEX OFFENDER REGISTRY TO INCLUDE MULTIPLE PHOTOS OF CONVICTED OFFENDERS

Additional photographs detailing changes in appearance will allow for enhanced monitoring by law enforcement and greater public awareness

     Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) is informing residents that the state’s Sex Offender Registry will now display multiple photographs of convicted sex offenders. The new change will help make offenders more recognizable to law enforcement personnel and the public.

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