State Sen. Tony Avella (D-Bayside) recently announced additional committee assignments he received as the newest member of the Independent Democratic Caucus.
Effective immediately, Avella has been appointed as a member of the following State Senate Committees: Banks; Codes; Education; Housing, Construction and Community Development; Insurance; Judiciary; Transportation.
The Senator was also appointed as the newest member of the City Education subcommittee.
“The additional responsibility is not only encouraging, but promising of things to come in bringing real results in Albany,” Avella said. “I look forward to working with my colleagues in each of the committees on meaningful legislation to better the lives of my constituents as well as all New York State residents.”