Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) today announced that the Senate Insurance Committee has approved legislation he sponsors to ensure that individuals with autism receive insurance coverage for the screening, diagnosis and treatment of autism spectrum disorders.
Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) today participated in Birch Elementary School’s annual Community Read Aloud Program by serving as a guest reader for Mrs. Alison Ippolito’s fourth grade class.
Senator Fuschillo votes in favor of legislation to give new protections LIPA customers, who pay some of the highest utility bills in the country.
The legislation would require LIPA to obtain approval from the State Public Service Commission before raising rates more than 2.5% in a 12 month period. The legislation is needed to create greater oversight, transparency, and accountability of LIPA's rate practices.
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TheMetropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA), Nassau County and State Senate Republicans, lead by Senator Charles Fuschillo (R, Merrick) and Senator Jack Martins (R-C-I, Mineola), today announced an agreement to stave off proposed cuts to Long Island Bus that would have affected more than half of the bus routes in Nassau County.
Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) today announced passage of a New York State Budget which closes a $10 billion deficit without raising taxes. The budget reduces overall state spending and contains programs to help create jobs and put people back to work.
New York State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick), in conjunction with NuHealth/Nassau Health Care Corporation, will be sponsoring a breast cancer screening program on Thursday, April 21st from 8:45 am to 12:00 pm at the Freeport Library. The library is located at 144 West Merrick Road in Freeport. Appointments are necessary and will be scheduled on first-come, first-served basis. On site nurses and technicians will provide a mammography, a clinical breast examination and instructions for self examination.
Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) announced that the New York State Senate recently passed legislation he sponsored to make it harder for professional shoplifters and organized retail theft gangs to resell stolen goods through itinerant vendors at flea markets.