Senate Standing Committee on InsuranceChair: Senator James L. SewardSponsors: Senator James L. Seward, Senator Martin Golden
Public Hearing: To examine ways to reduce the incidence of no-fault auto insurance fraud in New YorkPlace: Senate Hearing Room, 250 Broadway, 19th Floor, New York, New YorkTime: 10:00 A.M.Contact: Alison Cooper (518) 455-3131Media Contact: Jeff Bishop (Seward) (518) 455-3131 or John Quaglione (Golden) (718) 238-6044ORAL TESTIMONY BY INVITATION ONLY
Joint – Senate Standing Committee on HealthChair: Senator Kemp Hannonand Senate Standing Committee on InsuranceChair: Senator James L. SewardPublic Meeting: To examine the issues and challenges confronting New York State in its attempt to implement a State Heath Insurance ExchangePlace: Room 124, Capitol Building, Albany, New YorkTime: 11:30 A.M.Contact: Caitlin McGowan (518) 455-2200 or Alison Cooper (518) 455-3131Media Contact: Laura Brookmeyer (516) 739-1700 or Jeff Bishop (607) 432-5524ORAL TESTIMONY BY INVITATION ONLY
Senate Standing Committee on Investigations and Government OperationsChair: Senator Carl L. MarcellinoSenate Standing Committee on BanksChair: Joseph A. Griffo (Chairperson) & Hugh T. Farley (Vice Chairperson)Senate Standing Committee on InsuranceChair: James L. SewardPublic Hearing: To examine the impact of proposed agency consolidations on the affected agencies, delivery of services, the State workforce and citizens.Place: Room 711A, Legislative Office Building, 7th Floor, Albany, New YorkTime: 11:00 A.M.Contact: Debbie Peck Kelleher (518) 455-2390
ONEONTA, 08/16/10 – State Senator James L. Seward (R/C/I-Oneonta) today announced that military veterans in need of a new “ID” card can seek assistance in Oneonta this week.
Representatives from the Albany VA Hospital will be in Oneonta at the Veteran’s Club, 279 Chestnut Street, Thursday, August 19th from 10:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Officials will be taking ID photos during the event. Veterans are asked to bring their DD214 or discharge papers.
Senator James L. Seward (R/C/I-Oneonta) and Assemblyman Pete Lopez (R/C/I-Schoharie) will be joined by agricultural experts, dairy farmers, as well as business and community leaders at a farming rally.
Seward, Lopez and local experts will offer temporary and long-term solutions to the problems facing the agriculture industry.
Senator Seward will attend the dedication of Point Park at the 5 Corners in downtown Old Forge. Local town officials, business representatives and community groups involved in the construction are also scheduled to attend.