2019 Lobby Days: Washington, DC & Albany

UFANYC.org - May 30, 2019

WASHINGTON, DC LOBBY DAY
The UFA will be having a Lobby Day in Washington, DC, on Tuesday, June 11, 2019, and we ask any and all available off-duty members to turn out and help support efforts to make funding for the Victim Compensation Fund permanent. Buses will be provided. Look out for additional information in an upcoming 65-2.

ALBANY LOBBY DAY
The UFA Albany Lobby Day will be held on Wednesday, June 12, 2019. Again, any and all available off-duty members are asked to attend. Bus information, the day's agenda and talking points will be posted ASAP. Members will be asked to set up appointments with their individual representatives.

PRIMARY LEGISLATION:
S-5246 Cancer Look Back:
https://www.nysenate.gov/legislation/bills/2019/s5246

S-5924 Removal of SS Offset in Tier 3:
https://www.nysenate.gov/legislation/bills/2019/s5924

S-5585 Equalized Tier 2 (3-year or FAS):
https://www.nysenate.gov/legislation/bills/2019/s5585

As stated, the UFA will provide bus transportation to and from Washington, DC, as well as to and from Albany. In order to ensure that the appropriate number of buses are arranged, delegates should submit a headcount of their members that will need bus transportation to their respective Trustees.

We will continue to keep you updated with further details about both Lobby Days.

Fraternally,

Gerard Fitzgerald
President

Robert Eustace
Recording Secretary