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Byrne Calls for Passage of Bill Improving Cancer Coverage for Volunteer Firefighters

Today, Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R, C, I, Ref-Mahopac) called on the leadership in the state Assembly to take up a bill A.711A that would enact the New York State Volunteer Firefighter Gap Coverage Cancer Disability Benefits...

June 16, 2017
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Byrne Bill Passes Assembly Increasing Access to Automated External Defibrillators

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“I am thrilled to report a bill I co-sponsored amending the public health law to increase widespread access to automated external defibrillators (AEDs) through physician assistants (PAs) and nurse practitioners (NPs) was brought before the Assembly...

May 18, 2017
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Byrne Announces Passage of Bill Re-Designating ‘Major Clayton Carpenter Memorial Highway’

On Tuesday, May 9th, the State Assembly successfully passed Assemblyman Kevin Byrne’s first piece of legislation (A02998), amending the highway law to re-designate the ‘Army Captain Clayton Carpenter Memorial Highway’ as the...

May 11, 2017
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Byrne Announces DEC Grants For Putnam Land Trusts

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Two Putnam County land trusts will be among 58 recipients of statewide funding as part of the department’s 14th annual grant program, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) announced last month. The Hudson Highlands Land...

May 9, 2017
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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne Speaks In Favor Of Distracted Driving Legislation

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On Monday, April 24, Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,Ref-Mahopac) participated in a press conference in support of legislation aimed to reduce the increasing threat of injury due to automobile accidents caused by distracted drivers. The proposed...

April 26, 2017
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