Phil Boyle's Press releases

Press Release: Last Day to Submit Hurricane Sandy Claims for Review is 9/15/15

Last Day to Submit Hurricane Sandy Claims for Review is 9/15/15

 

July 23, 2015
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SUNRISE HIGHWAY SERVICE ROADS TO BE REPAIRED!

      Senator Boyle pleased to report on the schedule update for repairs to the pothole-filled Sunrise Highway Service Roads in Babylon / West Islip.

June 18, 2015
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STATE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY PASS MONUMENTAL BILL FOR LOCAL BUSINESSES

BOTH HOUSES ARE NOW CALLING ON THE GOVERNOR TO SIGN BILL CURTAILING UNPRECEDENTED REGULATORY OVERREACH

June 17, 2015
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Bill Passes the NYS Senate to Save Veterans Organizations Crumbling Structures

Senator Phil Boyle’s Legislation to make Veterans Organizations eligible for grants to save deteriorating facilities passed the Senate today

June 17, 2015
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Elected Officials Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect Children from Toxic Chemicals

Elected Officials Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect Children from Toxic Chemicals

Child Safe Products Act Would Require New York to Report, and Ultimately Ban, Toxic Chemicals in Children’s Products 

ALBANY, NY— Today, Sen. Phil Boyle (R-Bay Shore) and Assemblyman Steve Englebright (D-East Setauket) announced the introduction of a bill that would empower New York State to identify and phase out dangerous chemicals in products marketed to kids in New York.  

April 13, 2015
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Press Release: L.I. Senators Push to Save Veterans Organizations Crumbling Structures

Friday, March 6, 2015

L.I. Senators Push to Save Veterans Organizations Crumbling Structures

Senators Phil Boyle and Tom Croci Announce Legislation to make Veterans Organizations eligible for grants to save deteriorating facilities 

Bay Shore, NY – As of September 2014, the US Department of Veteran Affairs estimates there are over 892,000 veterans in New York.  Many of these veterans actively participate and depend on their local American Legion, AmVets or Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) posts. Veteran’s organizations serve active service members and veterans with numerous types of community outreach.

March 9, 2015
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Press Release: Senator Boyle Holds Pet Food Drive

 

For Immediate Release

Senator Boyle Holds Pet Food Drive

Senator participates in 4th Annual Legislative Food Drive Challenge to support pets in need

February 19, 2015
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October 2, 2014
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Upcoming One on One Programs with Senator Phil Boyle

Senator Phil Boyle Takes His Office to the People

Residents get one-on-one time with the Senator and assistance in researching unclaimed funds.

July 7, 2014 - Bay Shore, NY: In an effort to remain readily available to his constituents and offer valuable information and resources when they become available, Senator Phil Boyle is once again bringing his

o­ffice directly to the residents of the 4th Senate District with his “One-on-One With Your Senator” and “Unclaimed Funds” Programs.

September 11, 2014
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Senator Boyle's Disaster Preparedness Seminar

With the increased sensitivity that weather can have on a coastal region such as Long Island, the act of being prepared is crucial.  That is why Senator Boyle is hosting a Hurricane/Disaster Preparedness Seminar on Wednesday, September 3rd from 6 PM to 8 PM.

August 29, 2014
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State Senators Demanding Answers on Sagamore

Tuesday, August 5, 2014 – Bay Shore, NY - With conflicting reports over several months on how many beds are vacant, how many children are still on a waiting lists and inconsistent information over several departments closing within Sagamore, Senators are hosting a forum to elicit answers on the future of Sagamore Children’s Psychiatric Center in Dix Hills.  

The Long Island Senate Delegation, along with the Office of Mental Health and representatives from Sagamore, are coming together to discuss all pending issues, answer any questions and come up with a comprehensive solution to keep every bed open at Sagamore.

Senate Sagamore Forum

August 7, 2014
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Facts on Common Core Implementation Reform Act

Standardized Testing in Pre-K- Grade 2

Prohibits administering standardized tests to students in Pre-kindergarten through grade two.

Student’s Permanent Record

State assessment scores for grades three through eight may not be recorded on a student’s permanent record or official transcript and notices sent to parents providing test scores shall include a statement that the scores are for diagnostic purposes.

Grade Promotion

No school district can make any student promotion or placement decisions solely on the state-administered assessment tests for grades three through eight.

Test requirements for English language learners and students with disabilities

July 28, 2014
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SENATE PASSES BILLS RECOMMENDED BY HEROIN TASK FORCE

Measures Will Help Address Growing Heroin and Opioid Use in New York        The New York State Senate today passed 23 bills to address issues

June 10, 2014
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Press Release - Senator Young and the Seneca Nation of the Indians Join Together to Fight Heroin and Opioid Addiction

SENATOR CATHY YOUNG AND THE SENECA NATION OF INDIANS JOIN TOGETHER TO FIGHT                         HEROIN AND OPIOID ADDICTION         Forum in Irving Tackles Addiction Treatment and Prevention         IRVING - Make no mistake - the heroin and opioid epidemic has hit Western New York. Families across the state and nation have been devastated by the deadly effects of addiction, and communities in Chautauqua County, Cattaraugus County, the Seneca territories, and the entire surrounding region have not been exempt from the negative impact.

June 5, 2014
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Press Release: Senator Ranzenhofer Hosts Public Forum on Heroin and Opioid Addiction

For Immediate Release:

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Ranzenhofer to host public forum for Heroin and

Opioid Addiction Task Force in Batavia

 

June 3, 2014
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Senator Boyle to Host "Shed the Meds" Programs

Senator Phil Boyle urges residents to properly dispose of unused medications

Monday, June 2, 2014 - Bay Shore, NY - Every day in the United States  2,500 youth, ages 12 to 17, abuse a prescription pain reliever for the first time.  As the Chair of the Senate Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Committee, Senator Boyle believes it is imperative to bring this statistic down and stop the nation’s teens from using and exploring drugs and medications found around the home.  That is why Senator Boyle is hosting two “Shed the Meds” events on Saturday, June 7th and Saturday, July 12th.

June 3, 2014
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Veteran of Distinction Awards Celebration

Senator Boyle joined with his fellow Senators for the Veteran’s Hall of Fame Celebration. Each year in Albany legislators take time to recognize outstanding Veterans from communities across the State. This year’s honoree from the Fourth Senate District was former Navy Petty Officer Third Class Armen Enkababian who served our country from 1966 to 1970. Petty Officer Enkababian received numerous awards and citations from the United States Navy in recognition of his outstanding service. Armen continues to serve our country through community involvement. Armen is known for his honesty, integrity and loyalty. He serves as post commander of the American Legion Post 94. He is also a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars, Disabled American Veterans and Vietnam Veterans of America.

May 30, 2014
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