Lawmakers announce bill to extend Zadroga Act

Senate and House Leaders have agreed to include the Zadroga Act in the spending bill.

Senate and House Leaders have agreed to include the Zadroga Act in the spending bill.

Senate and House Leaders have agreed to include the Zadroga Act in the spending bill. (12/16/15)

THE BRONX - Senate and House Leaders have agreed to include the Zadroga Act in the spending bill. 

The 9/11 health and compensation program is expected to pass this week. 

New York State lawmakers say a permanent 75-year renewal of the World Trade Center health program, and a five-year fully funded renewal of the 9/11 victim compensation fund will be also be included. 

 

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