Press Releases

Rozic, Biaggi Pass Legislation to Expand Coverage for Eating Disorders

Albany, NY – Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Fresh Meadows) and State Senator Alessandra Biaggi (D-Bronx/Westchester) announced passage of legislation (A1619/S3101) that they sponsored that would require insurance companies to provide full coverage...

Senator Jen Metzger and Assemblywoman Nily Rozic Sponsor Freedom from Fossil Fuels Act

Albany, NY – State Senator Jen Metzger (D-42nd District) and Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Fresh Meadows) have announced legislation known as the Freedom From Fossil Fuels Act that would end the development of new fossil fuel infrastructure in New...

Assembly Passes Rozic Bill to Address Veteran Homelessness in New York

Albany, NY – Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Fresh Meadows) announced passage of legislation (A5660/S4049) she sponsors that would direct key state agencies to gather information on New York’s homeless veterans and the appropriate services they...

Rozic Stands with Student Journalists in Albany

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Albany, NY -- Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Fresh Meadows) welcomed student journalists from Townsend Harris High School and Francis Lewis High School to Albany. The students visited the Capital as part of New Voices, an effort to protect the rights...

Rozic Welcomes West Point Cadet to Albany

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Albany, NY – Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Fresh Meadows) welcomed West Point Cadet Iris Yu to Albany. Yu hails from Fresh Meadows and previously attended Francis Lewis High School. Rozic, who chairs the Assembly’s Office of State-Federal Relations,...

Ramos, Rozic Announce 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) announced legislation they authored that would legalize the use of electric bicycles and scooters across New York State. This bill preserves...

Rozic Attends KAAGNY Ceremony

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New York, NY – Assemblywoman Nily Rozic attended the Inauguration & Farewell Ceremony of the Korean-American Association of Greater New York (KAAGNY). The event celebrated KAAGNY’s 36th President, Charles Yoon, and their 35th President,...

Joint Statement by Senator Stavisky and Assemblywoman Rozic on Reported Sexual Assault of 12 Year-Old Girl

Queens, NY – Based on a story reported by Madina Toure in Politico and a lawsuit filed by Legal Services of New York City, Senator Toby Stavisky (D-Flushing) and Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Fresh Meadows) became aware of multiple alleged sexual...

Rozic: Q46 & Q44 Service Restored to Serve Queens Riders

Queens, NY – Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Fresh Meadows) unveiled an agreement with the MTA and New York City Transit (NYCT) to restore service to the Q46 and Q44 bus routes, three months after approving cuts along the Main Street and Union Turnpike...

Rozic Announces Traffic Calming Measures for Flushing Schools

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Queens, NY – Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Flushing) announces that New York City Department of Transportation’s (“DOT”) agreed to install traffic calming measures in Flushing near multiple schools for which Rozic, elected officials,...

Rozic & Braunstein Announce Northeast Queens Transit Improvements

Assemblyman Edward C. Braunstein (D-Bayside) and Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D, WF-Fresh Meadows) announced upcoming transit improvements including a 20% reduction for a Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) monthly pass for commuters in Northeast Queens, $3 million...

Rozic Announces Final State Budget Agreement

Albany, NY – Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Fresh Meadows) announced the passage of the $175.5 billion 2019-20 state budget that invests in public education, codifies the Affordable Care Act, modernizes our voting system, and supports seniors aging...

Assembly Allocates Funding for Holocaust Survivors and Safety Net Services

Albany, NY – Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D-Fresh Meadows) and Assembly Majority colleagues announce $250,000 in funding in this year’s budget to provide services and programming for Holocaust survivors. The funding would be directed toward programming...

Assembly Passes Measure to Provide Insurance Coverage for Eating Disorders

Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie, Majority Leader Crystal Peoples-Stokes & State-Federal Relations Chair Nily Rozic Discuss Housing & Transit Infrastructure, and Changes to Federal Tax Law With N.Y. Congressional Delegation

Public Comment Sign-on Letter Opposing Title IX Proposed Rule Changes

“The United States Department of Education under Secretary Betsy DeVos has proposed rule changes to Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972 — which has historically provided student protections against discrimination on the basis of...

Sen. Kaminsky, Assemb. Rozic Introduce Bill Mandating Fingerprint-Based Background Checks for All School Employees

Albany, NY – Senator Todd Kaminsky and Assemblywoman Nily Rozic introduced legislation requiring prospective employees at all schools across New York State to undergo fingerprinting and comprehensive, state-conducted background checks. Their legislation...

Rozic Spearheads Assembly Holocaust Remembrance Day Resolution

Albany, NY – Last week, Assemblywoman Nily Rozic spoke on the Assembly’s resolution commemorating Holocaust Remembrance Day (K47) which she introduced. The resolution recognizes the 6 million Jews murdered in the Holocaust on the anniversary...

Rozic-Backed Bill to Extend Property Tax Payment Deadline for Furloughed Federal Workers Passes the State Assembly

Albany, New York – Today, Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Fresh Meadows) announced that legislation (A881) she co-sponsors which would extend the property tax payment deadline for furloughed workers passed the Assembly.  Rozic, who serves as...

Assemblywoman Nily Rozic Appointed Chair of State Assembly State-Federal Relations

Queens, NY – Today, Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D,WF-Flushing) announced her appointment by Speaker Carl Heastie as Chair of the State Assembly’s State-Federal Relations. The Committee will address the impact of the federal government on New Yorkers....