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SENATOR FUSCHILLO & CCMAC TEAM UP TO PROVIDE FREE SKIN CANCER SCREENING PROGRAM

New York State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) and the Colette Coyne Melanoma Awareness Campaign (CCMAC) today teamed up to sponsor a free skin cancer screening program to help protect residents from skin cancer.  

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO AND CCMAC TO OFFER FREE SKIN CANCER SCREENING PROGRAM

New York State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) will be partnering with the Colette Coyne Melanoma Awareness Campaign (CCMAC) in sponsoring a free skin cancer screening program to help protect residents from skin cancer. 

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SENATE PASSES FUSCHILLO BILL TO PROTECT RAILROAD PASSENGERS FROM SECOND-HAND SMOKE

Legislation Would Ban Smoking in MTA Train Platforms and Boarding Areas  

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO STATEMENT ON NEED FOR TEEN INDOOR TANNING BAN

“Earlier today, I joined with the American Cancer Society, representatives from advocacy groups, medical experts, and individuals who have been victimized by skin cancer in calling for a new law to protect children from skin cancer and other dangers associated with indoor tanning. The legislation, which I am sponsoring along with Assemblyman Harvey Weisenberg, would prohibit children under the age of 18 from using indoor tanning devices. 

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO APPLAUDS BUFFALO NEWS EDITORIAL CALLING FOR TEEN INDOOR TANNING BAN

             Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) today applauded a Buffalo News Editorial which called on New York State to enact a statewide ban on teen indoor tanning. Senator Fuschillo is sponsoring legislation that would enact a statewide teen indoor tanning ban. 

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SENATE PASSES FUSCHILLO RESOLUTION PROCLAIMING MAY AS “SKIN CANCER AWARENESS MONTH” IN NEW YORK STATE

Senator Fuschillo Reminds Residents to Be Safe & Get Screened 

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO ANNOUNCES SENATE PASSAGE OF LEGISLATION TO IMPROVE ACCESS TO ORGAN DONATIONS

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo Jr. (R-Merrick) announced that the State Senate recently passed legislation to help increase the number of organ and tissue donors in New York State. The legislation would help increase the number of eligible and willing organ donors by requiring driver’s license applicants to specifically indicate their donation decision. 

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO MEETS WITH NEW STATE HEALTH COMMISSIONER

          Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) recently met with the new Commissioner of the New York State Department of Health, Dr. Nirav Shah. Dr. Shah was nominated by Governor Cuomo to lead the State Department of Health and was recently confirmed as Commissioner by the State Senate. Senator Fuschillo supported Dr. Shah’s nomination in the Senate, where it received unanimous approval.         

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