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Senator Bonacic with New York State Court of Appeals Judge Eugene Fahey

Senator Bonacic is pictured with newly appointed New York State Court of Appeals Judge Eugene Fahey

February 10, 2015
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Senator Bonacic with New York State Court of Appeals Judge Leslie Stein

Senator Bonacic is pictured with newly appointed New York State Court of Appeals Judge Leslie Stein

February 10, 2015
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SENATOR BONACIC STATEMENT ON THE CONFIRMATION OF JUDGE STEIN AND JUDGE FAHEY TO THE NEW YORK STATE COURT OF APPEALS

(Albany, NY)- Senator John J. Bonacic, Chairman of the Judiciary Committee, released the following statement on the confirmation of the Hon. Leslie Stein and the Hon. Eugene Fahey to the New York State Court Appeals.

 

February 10, 2015
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Senator Bonacic's Snowstorm Assistance Numbers

In the event of a snowstorm, below are contact numbers where you can get storm-related information or services.

In addition, please read the information regarding important tips and suggested emergency items which may be helpful in case of an emergency.  Please stay safe and warm over the next few days.

IMPORTANT PHONE NUMBERS TO KEEP ON HAND

*** REMEMBER TO DIAL 911 IN AN EMERGENCY ***

To report power outages or downed power lines:

Orange and Rockland Utilities: 1-877-434-4100

February 9, 2015
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Public Hearing: Hearing for Court of Appeals Nominees Judge Leslie Stein and Judge Eugene Fahey

Senate Standing Committee on JudiciaryChair: Senator John J. BonacicPublic Hearing: Hearing for Court of Appeals Nominees Judge Leslie Stein andJudge Eugene FaheyPlace: Room 124, New York State Capitol Building, Albany, New YorkTime: 12:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M.Contact: Jessica Cherry (518) 455-3181Media Contact: Conor Gillis (518) 455-3181ORAL TESTIMONY BY INVITATION ONLY

February 9, 12:00 PM - 1:10 PM
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Committee Meeting: Judiciary Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Judiciary  Senator John J. Bonacic, Chair  12:15 PM, Monday, February 9, 2015  Room 124 CAP

February 9, 12:15 PM - 1:23 PM
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Senator Bonacic attends Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Catskill Regional Medical Center

Senator Bonacic is pictured with nurses and doctors from the hospital as well as, Gerard Galrneau, Chief Executive Officer of the Catskill Regional Medical Center, Darrell Supak, Vice Chairman of the Catskill Regional Medical Center’s Board of Directors, Joseph Loughlin, Secretary of the Catskill Regional Medical Center’s Board of Directors, Scott Batulis CEO of the Greater Hudson Valley Health System, and Rolland Bojo, Vice President of Patient Care Services at Catskill Regional Medical Center.

February 5, 2015
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Senator Bonacic meets with leadership team of the Center for Discovery

Senator Bonacic is pictured with Patrick Dollard, President and CEO of the Center for Discovery, Theresa Hamlin, Associate Executive Director of the Center for Discovery, Caryn Anderson, Executive Vice President of Admissions, and Steve Mosenson, Esq., General Counsel for the Center for Discovery.”

February 5, 2015
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SENATOR BONACIC’S STATEMENT ON GOVERNOR CUOMO’S THREAT TO HAVE A LATE BUDGET

"Ethics reforms should not be tied to the budget, instead they should be considered separately after the budget.  Formulating and generating an on time budget that is responsive to the needs of everyday New Yorkers is the most important duty of the Governor and the Legislature.

February 3, 2015
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Senator Bonacic addresses the New York State Bar Association's 2015 Annual Meeting

Senator Bonacic had the opportunity to address the New York State Bar Association 2015 Annual Meeting in New York City. He was joined by hundreds of members of the legal profession and had the opportunity to lead a discussion on casino gaming in New York State

February 2, 2015
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Senator Bonacic attended a Warwick Valley Chamber of Commerce Event at the Black Dirt Brewhouse

Warwick Valley Chamber of Commerce hosted a multi-chamber mixer with the Goshen, Pine Island and Greenwood Lake Chambers of Commerce at the Black Dirt Brewhouse in the Village of Florida. Over 200 community members came out to celebrate the opening of the Black Dirt Brewhouse, Orange County’s newest restaurant. Senator Bonacic is pictured with Kristen Said, Owner of the Black Dirt Brewhouse and Kyle Roddey, who is the Director of Operations.

January 30, 2015
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Senator Bonacic joins members of the Goshen Chamber at Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Senator Bonacic attends an open house and ribbon cutting at Flat Iron Financial Group’s new office in the Village of Goshen. The event was hosted by the Goshen Chamber of Commerce. Flat Iron Financial is a small business that assists individuals in financial planning.

January 30, 2015
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Senator Bonacic Announces Senate Passage of Education Investment Tax Credit

Today, New York State Senator John J. Bonacic announced that the Education Investment Tax Credit (S.1976) passed the New York State Senate.  This legislation would provide incentives in the form of tax credit for donations to public education entitites, school improvement organizations, local education funds, and educational scholarship organizations.  

January 28, 2015
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SENATOR BONACIC ANNOUNCES PASSAGE OF S. 1608 WHICH TOUGHENS PENALTIES FOR SEX OFFENDERS

Senator Bonacic announces the Senate passage of legislation he sponsored (S.1608), which requires sex offenders to report secondary residences or domiciles to any police department within ten days.  At present, there is a section on the sex offender registration form to list a second residence, but completing this section is not required by law.

January 28, 2015
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