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The Shawangunk Mountain Wild Blueberry & Huckleberry Festival in Ellenville

On Saturday, August 10, 2013 Senator John J. Bonacic attended The Shawangunk Mountain Wild Blueberry & Huckleberry Festival in Ellenville, N.Y. There were many families in attendance enjoying the beautiful weather and all that the festival had to offer.

Pictured with Senator Bonacic at the Hunt Memorial Building are Jane Eck, Marion Dumond and Ann Bowler.

August 14, 2013
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Pioneer Engine Co. #1 - Blueberry Pancake Breakfast at Norbury Hall in Ellenville

On Saturday, August 10, 2013 Senator John J. Bonacic attended The Shawangunk Mountain Wild Blueberry & Huckleberry Festival in Ellenville, N.Y. There were many families in attendance enjoying the beautiful weather and all that the festival had to offer.

Pictured with Senator Bonacic are members of Pioneer Engine Co. #1, who hosted a Blueberry Pancake Breakfast at Norbury Hall on Center Street in Ellenville.

August 14, 2013
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SENATOR BONACIC ANNOUNCES NEW LAW TO TOUGHEN PENALTIES FOR CHILD ABUSERS

New Law Increases the Look-Back Period to Elevate Penalties for Assault on a Child Younger Than 11 Years Old

August 12, 2013
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SENATOR BONACIC ANNOUNCES NEW LAW TO ENHANCE FIRE PREVENTION AND SAFETY FOR COLLEGE STUDENTS

“Kerry Rose Fire Sprinkler Notification Act” Will Help Educate College Students About Fire Prevention and Safety

August 12, 2013
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SENATOR BONACIC ANNOUNCES NEW LAW GIVING DMV STRONGER TOOLS TO FIGHT FRAUD

    Senator John J. Bonacic (R/C/I- Mt. Hope) announced that legislation to give the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) stronger tools to combat fraud has been signed into law by Governor Andrew Cuomo.

August 12, 2013
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LEGISLATION TO ENHANCE SAFETY IN SCHOOL ZONES SIGNED BY GOVERNOR CUOMO

New Law Prohibits U-turns in School Zones

Senator John J. Bonacic (R/C/I- Mt. Hope) announced today that legislation to enhance the safety of students and parents in school zones has been signed into law by Governor Andrew Cuomo.

August 12, 2013
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SENATOR BONACIC ANNOUNCES NEW LAW TO PROTECT CONSUMERS WHEN PURCHASING PETS

New Law Provides Consumers with More Information on the Origins of Their Pet

August 9, 2013
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SENATOR BONACIC ANNOUNCES NEW LAW TO REQUIRE CONGENITAL HEART DEFECT SCREENINGS FOR NEWBORNS

Congenital Heart Defects are the Leading Cause of Infant Death Due to Birth Defects

August 9, 2013
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August 9, 2013
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GOVERNOR CUOMO SIGNS INTO LAW SENATOR BONACIC’S LEGISLATION TO CRIMINALIZE CONDUCT AGAINST CORRECTIONS OFFICERS

Governor Cuomo has signed into law legislation (S.5858), sponsored by Senator John Bonacic (R/C/I – Mt. Hope), to criminalize certain conduct against corrections officers and other employees of prison facilities.

The legislation makes it a felony if an inmate intentionally throws the contents of a toilet bowl on correctional employees. 

August 2, 2013
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SENATOR BONACIC INFORMS RESIDENTS HOW TO FIND OUT IF THEY ARE ENTITLED TO UNPAID LIFE INSURANCE BENEFITS

Following a New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) investigation which recovered $386 million in unpaid life insurance benefits for New Yorkers, Senator John J. Bonacic (R/C/I-Mt. Hope) is informing residents how they can check and see if they are entitled to unpaid life insurance benefits.

July 29, 2013
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Ribbon-cutting Ceremony celebrating the grand opening of Combined Energy Services

On Tuesday, July 16, 2013 Senator John Bonacic attended a ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrating the grand opening of Combined Energy Services new showroom in Goshen.  Pictured with me are Mike Taylor, co-owner of Combined Energy Services and Town of Chester Supervisor, Steve Neuhaus.

July 16, 2013
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Senator Bonacic discusses Women Equality Bills

June 21, 2013 - Senator Bonacic Comments on Women Equality Bills

July 8, 2013
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Senator John Bonacic's discusses Tax Free Zone legislation

June 21, 2013 - Senator John Bonacic's comments on Tax Free Zone legislation

July 8, 2013
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SENATOR BONACIC ANNOUNCES SENATE PASSAGE OF LEGISLATION TO CREATE REGISTRY OF CONVICTED ANIMAL ABUSERS

     Senator John J. Bonacic (R/C/I-Mt. Hope) 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.

June 28, 2013
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Senator Bonacic Discusses Casino Gaming Legislation during a Session of the New York State Senate

Senator Bonacic speaks on the Senate floor about casino gaming legislation during a session of the New York State Senate on Friday, June 21, 2013. 

June 25, 2013
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Your Voice with Senator John Bonacic: Casino Gambling Legislation

Senator John Bonacic discusses casino gambling in NY.

June 25, 2013
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Senate Passes Historic Bills to Ensure Economic Opportunities for Women and Stop Sexual Harassment and Discrimination

The New York State Senate passed an historic package of bills today that would ensure equal pay for women, strengthen laws against human trafficking, provide greater support and protection for victims of domestic violence, stop sexual harassment, and end discrimination of women in the workplace related to gender, pregnancy, and family status.

Legislation passed by the Senate includes bills that:

June 25, 2013
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Senate Approves Historic Women's Equality Agenda

Millions of mothers, daughters, sisters and grandmothers from across New York State are on the verge of an historic victory at the State Capitol.

June 24, 2013
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Committee Meeting: Judiciary Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Judiciary Senator John J. Bonacic, Chair Saturday, June 22, 2013 OFF THE FLOOR

June 22, 12:44 AM - 12:46 AM
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