Press Releases

Stavisky, Rozic Announce C-CHIP Legislation

Bayside, NY – Today, State Senator Toby Ann Stavisky (D-Flushing) and Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Fresh Meadows) announced legislation (S3184/A4275) to create the Community College High-Technology Investment Program (C-CHIP) to fund educational,...

Heastie, Lavine, Rozic Urge Investigation into Growing Anti-Semitism in Argentina

Albany, NY – Assembly Speaker Carl E. Heastie (D-Bronx), Assemblyman Charles Lavine (D-Nassau County), and Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Queens) urged Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner to investigate the rise of anti-Semitic attacks...

Rozic Advocates for Queens College Funding

Queens, NY – Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Queens) announced a $5 million request in state funding for Queens College to expand its facilities, resources and services in environmental and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) related...

O’Donnell, Rozic Bills to Comply with Committee Against Torture’s Recommendations Pass Correction Committee

Albany, NY – Today, Assembly Correction Committee Chair Daniel O’Donnell and Committee Member Nily Rozic’s bills to reform New York’s solitary confinement laws passed the Correction Committee, and will now advance to the Codes Committee....

Rozic Sponsors Housing Workshop

Queens, NY – Today, Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Flushing) hosted a public housing workshop at Selfhelp Rosenthal Senior Center in Flushing with representatives available to assist local residents with their applications. The workshop was held...

Rozic Announces New Laws Effective Statewide

Queens, NY – Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Fresh Meadows) announced changes and improvements to childcare and social services that come as a result of new laws that will better serve working families. These laws went into effect in the new year....

O'Donnell and Rozic Introduce Bills to Reform Solitary Confinement

Assembly Correction Committee Chair Daniel O’Donnell and Committee Member Nily Rozic introduced bills this week which would conform New York’s solitary confinement laws to the new recommendations issued by the United Nations Committee against...

Rozic, Griffo Announce Law to Increase Protections for Children in Foster Homes

Queens, NY – Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Queens) and Senator Joseph Griffo (R-Rome) announced that legislation (A8474/S6875) they drafted to protect foster children from being placed in unsuitable homes has been signed into law by Governor Cuomo....

Rozic Announces Legislation to Reform “New Year’s Eve” Permits Issued by SLA

Queens, NY – Today, Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Fresh Meadows) announced legislation (A2593) to reform the application process for the “New Year’s Eve” permits that allow businesses to continue serving alcohol after 4 a.m. Currently,...

Rozic Statement on Fracking Ban in New York

In response to today’s announcement banning high-volume hydraulic fracturing in New York State, Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Flushing), a member of the Environmental Conservation Committee, issued the following statement: “I commend Governor...

Meng, Stavisky, Rozic Applaud State Funding to Local Organizations

Queens – In an effort to bring financial relief to non-profits who serve victims of domestic violence and sexual assault, U.S. Rep. Grace Meng, Senator Toby Ann Stavisky and Assemblywoman Nily Rozic proudly announced that the State of New York is...

Rozic Announces Safety Measure Along Busy Corridor

Queens, NY – At the request of Assemblywoman Nily Rozic, a variable speed board is being implemented by the city Department of Transportation at Holy Family School in Fresh Meadows. The speed board will remain on 75th Avenue for approximately three...

Rozic Kick-Offs National Voter Registration Day at Queens College

Queens, NY – Today, Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Fresh Meadows) celebrated National Voter Registration Day at Queens College. The registration drive is the first in a series of voter registration drives that Rozic will host throughout her district....

Israel and Rozic Announce Legislation to Defray Cost of College Prep Expenses

Douglaston, NY – Today, Rep. Steve Israel (D-Huntington) and New York State Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Fresh Meadows) announced state legislation to help New York’s middle-class families defray the cost of college preparation expenses, such...

Rozic, Lanza Announce Law to Expand Civic Participation for Young Adults

Queens, NY – Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Fresh Meadows) and Senator Andrew Lanza (R-Staten Island) announced a new law they authored to lower the minimum age of appointment to a New York City Community Board from eighteen-years-old to sixteen-years-old....

Rozic Urges Queens Bus Service Enhancements to be Included in MTA's Capital Plan

New York – Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF–Fresh Meadows) held a public oversight hearing today with fellow members of the Assembly Committee on Corporations, Authorities, and Commissions to address outer borough transit needs that the MTA should...

Rozic, Meng, Weprin Inform Local Seniors

Queens, NY – Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Fresh Meadows), Congresswoman Grace Meng (D-Bayside), Council Member Mark Weprin (D-Oakland Gardens), and the 111th Precinct held a workshop to provide seniors with consumer protection and safety tips....

Rozic Hosts Rent Relief Workshop for Seniors

Queens, NY – Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Queens) and the New York City Department of Finance held a SCRIE (Senior Citizen Rent Increase Exemption) Workshop to inform local tenants about the qualification changes to the program. This year, the...

Rozic, Goldfeder to Hold Public Hearing to Address Transit Needs for Struggling Queens' Families and Small Businesses

Queens, NY – Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Fresh Meadows) and Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder (D-Rockaway) are partnering with the New York State Assembly Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions to hold a public oversight hearing to address...

Rozic Awards Jewish Women of Distinction

Queens, NY – In celebration of Jewish American Heritage Month, Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Fresh Meadows) called for nominations of local women leaders who help shape the community. Assemblywoman Rozic presented awards to Leora Meirov, Sara Reback,...