Assemblyman McKevitt Assemblyman
Tom McKevitt
2006 Legislative
Accomplishments
Starting Off Strong
for Nassau County



Assemblyman McKevitt Assemblyman Tom McKevitt
Effective Leadership, Proven Results
2006 LEGISLATIVE ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Results through Hard Work
  • Passage of Real Property Tax Relief rebate checks worth 30% of a homeowner’s STAR savings;

  • Passage of the $330 per-child Empire State Child Tax Credit;

  • Enactment of a $72 million cost of living adjustment for Enhanced STAR recipients;

  • Delivering relief at the pumps by capping the state sales tax on gasoline; and

  • Record increases in education aid and library aid for Nassau County.

THE ROADMAP OF THE FUTURE
Long-Term Tax Relief, Safer Communities
  • Enactment of comprehensive long-term property tax relief in the "Saving Our Homes" plan;

  • Enactment of the Medicaid Fraud Prevention and Recovery Reform Act to protect the hard-working taxpayers of Nassau County;

  • Civil confinement of the most dangerous sexual predators;

  • Passage of "Jessica’s Law," which would provide harsher penalties for violent sex offenders;

  • passed Elimination of the statute of limitations for violent sex crimes; and

  • Creation of the Alternative Fuel Incentive Fund to transition away from fossil fuels.

Assemblyman Tom McKevitt:
224 Seventh Street • Suite 200
Garden City, NY 11530 • (516) 739-5119


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