Press Releases

Kavanagh, Rozic Announce Passage of Legislation to Allow All State Employees to Receive Online Pay Stubs

Albany, NY – Senator Brian Kavanagh (D-Manhattan/Brooklyn) and Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D-Queens) announced the passage of legislation they authored (A4867/S2328) that would enable all state employees to get their paycheck information online. The...

Rozic, Bailey Announce Passage of Legislation to Protect Domestic Violence Survivors from Smart Home Technology Abuses

Albany, NY – Today, Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D-Queens) and Senator Jamaal Bailey (D-Bronx) announced the passage of legislation (A10039/S7926) that would protect domestic violence survivors by allowing for restraining orders that prohibit an abuser...

NYS Legislators Urge Senate Leaders McConnell & Schumer to Support Legislation to Extend Mortgage Forbearance Protections to Every Homeowner in the Country

New York, NY – A bipartisan group of more than 50 New York State legislators, led by State Senators Brian Kavanagh and Todd Kaminsky and Assemblymember Nily Rozic, penned a letter to U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and U.S. Senate Minority...

Meng, Stavisky, Rozic Statement on the Wyndham Garden Hotel

Fresh Meadows, NY – In response to the news that the Wyndham Garden hotel is being utilized to temporarily house formerly incarcerated individuals, Congresswoman Grace Meng (D-Queens), State Senator Toby Ann Stavisky (D-Flushing), and Assemblywoman...

NYS Assembly to Hold Hearing on the Economic Impact of COVID-19 on Small Businesses

Date: Wednesday, June 24, 2020 Time: 10:00 a.m. Location: Web Link: https://www.nyassembly.gov/av/live/ Assembly Small Business Committee Chair Al Stirpe, Ways and Means Committee Chair Helene Weinstein,...

Rozic Statement on Passage of COVID-19 Mortgage Forbearance Legislation

Queens, NY – In response to the Governor signing her legislation that would provide forbearance options for New York homeowners, Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Fresh Meadows) issued the following statement:“With the COVID-19 pandemic continuing...

Rozic Funds Major Curb Restorations in Bayside Hills

Bayside, NY – Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D, WF-Fresh Meadows) announced today that the City has commenced curb restoration and construction in Bayside Hills. Rozic allocated $500,000 in state funding to the NYC Department of Transportation (DOT) for...

NYS BPHA Caucus Urges Passage of Legislation to Protect Black Lives and Push for Criminal Justice Reforms

Queens, NY – Today, Queens legislators of the New York State Black, Puerto Rican, Hispanic, and Asian Legislative Caucus held a press conference to urge immediate passage of legislation aimed at bringing justice to police and judicial departments...

Legislature Passes Hoylman-Rozic Legislation Cracking Down on "Virus Profiteers" Who Engage in Pandemic Price Gouging

New York – Today, the New York State Legislature voted to pass S.8189 (Hoylman)/A.10270 (Rozic), legislation to strengthen New York’s law against price gouging.Senator Hoylman said: “Virus profiteers and scam artists tried to rip off New...

Assembly Letter to the New York Congressional Delegation in Regards to Small Business

Following a seven hour joint hearing on the federal response to the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on small businesses in New York, Assemblymember Al Stirpe, chair of the small business committee, and Assemblymember Nily Rozic, chair of the...

Rozic Provides Safety Masks to Essential Community Organizations

Queens, NY – This week, Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF--Queens) dropped off boxes of surgical masks to various community partners, including Queens Center for Progress, Self Help Community Services, Inc. and South Asian Council for Social Services....

Rozic Discusses Senior Services with India Home

Flushing, NY – At her district office, Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Fresh Meadows) met with India Home, an organization providing services for seniors in the South Asian and Indo-Caribbean communities in Queens. Rozic met with Selvia Sikder, Program...

Rozic Hosts Annual Property Tax Exemptions Enrollment

Flushing, NY – Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Fresh Meadows) hosted the New York City Department of Finance (“DOF”) at her district office for a property tax exemptions and payment plans enrollment event. Representatives from the DOF were...

Rozic Leads Assembly Holocaust Remembrance Day Resolution

Albany, NY – Yesterday, Assemblywoman Nily Rozic spoke on the Assembly’s resolution commemorating Holocaust Remembrance Day (K700) which she authored. The resolution recognizes the 6 million Jews murdered in the Holocaust on the anniversary...

Assembly Observes Holocaust Remembrance Day

Albany, NY – Speaker Carl Heastie joined with Assemblymembers Helene E. Weinstein, Joseph R. Lentol, Nily Rozic and Sean Ryan to reaffirm the Assembly Majority’s commitment to provide funding for Holocaust survivors with critical supports and...

Rozic: Executive Budget Delivers on Legalization of Electric Bicycles and Scooters

Albany, NY – Today, it was announced that Governor Andrew M. Cuomo will include language in the Executive Budget that would legalize the operation of electric bicycles and scooters in New York. In response to the news, Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Fresh...

Rozic Attends Queens Bus Redesign Briefing

Kew Gardens, NY – Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Fresh Meadows) attended MTA New York City Transit’s (NYCT) elected officials briefing on the Queens Bus Redesign. The briefing was led by NYCT President Andy Byford and covered the recently released...

Ramos, Rozic Urge Signing of Legislation to Authorize Electric Bicycles and Scooters in New York

Queens, NY – State Senator Jessica Ramos (D-Jackson Heights) and Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF – Fresh Meadows) were joined by members of the Deliver Justice Coalition including Make the Road New York, Transportation Alternatives, Biking Public...

Rozic, Kaminsky Announce Hate Crimes Legislation Signed into Law

Queens, NY – Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D-Fresh Meadows) and State Senator Todd Kaminsky (D-Long Island) announced the signing of legislation (A3606/S3909) that they sponsored that would create hate crimes response and recognition training for state...

Rozic Announces Veterans Bills Signed into Law

Queens, NY – Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Fresh Meadows) announced the signing of two pieces of legislation (A4654 and A5660) she sponsored. The first would expand an education program called Operation Recognition that allows high school diplomas...