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Thiele Legislation to Prohibit Mining on Contaminated Sites Advances in the Assembly

Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele, Jr. (I, D, WF, REF - Sag Harbor) today announced the advancement of legislation that would prohibit mining on contaminated lands within State designated Special Groundwater Protection Areas (SGPAs). This legislation, A.7558...

Statement from Assemblyman Thiele on the South Fork Wind Farm for NYS Public Service Commission’s Public Hearing On June 11, 2019

My name is Fred W. Thiele, Jr. I am the State Assemblyman for the 1st Assembly District, part of which includes the Town of East Hampton. The project that is the subject of this hearing is located within my Assembly District. I regret that I cannot attend...

Legislature Passes Thiele Legislation to Further Election Law Reform in New York State

Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele, Jr. (I, D, WF, REF - Sag Harbor) announced the passage of legislation that further continues the trend of making voting easier and more accessible for New Yorkers, A.2687 (same as S.3135 by Senator Zellnor Myrie). Currently,...

Assembly Passes Thiele Legislation to Prohibit Unfair Gasoline Zone Pricing

Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele, Jr. (I, D, WF, REF – Sag Harbor) announced that the New York State Assembly has passed legislation he sponsored that would prohibit unfair zone pricing based on geographical location. Senator Ken LaValle sponsors the bill...

Legislature Passes Thiele Bill to Hold Polluters Accountable for Contaminating Drinking Water Supply

Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele, Jr. (I, D, WF, REF - Sag Harbor) announced the unanimous passage of his legislation in the Assembly on June 4th that clarifies the Civil Practice Law and Rules regarding the statute of limitations for public water suppliers...

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