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Independent Agents Advocacy Week(s)
April 4th - 15th, 2022 | Virtual


Speak Up and Advocate for Your Industry!

It’s back and bigger than ever! Join fellow independent agents from across New York State for Big I NY's Virtual Independent Agents Advocacy Week(s) This empowering event will kick off with an advocacy training session on April 4th, followed by virtual meetings with your state legislators who represent you in Albany.

This is your opportunity to be an advocate for your industry and your customers. During Advocacy Week(s), you'll meet your state lawmakers, and be part of the movement to help the independent channel thrive – all from the convenience of your desk! Don't worry - we'll get you prepped on the issues and ready to share your story.

Couldn't make a meeting?  CONTRIBUTE TO THE STATE AND FEDERAL PACS 


Together we make a difference. Together we are Big I New York.

Questions? Contact Scott:

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Scott Hobson, MPA
AVP of Government Relations
shobson@biginy.org
518.708.3247


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PRIORITY ISSUES:

  • Make auto photo inspections optional (Regulation 79, AKA “CARCO inspections”)
  • Repeal the anti-arson application statewide
  • Eliminate the requirement to provide 30 days notice to cancel coverage with the NY State Insurance Fund

PRINTABLE "ISSUE CARDS"

We've created pocket-sized "issue cards" that contain all of the talking points you'll need when meeting with legislators. If you'd like to download them yourself, follow the instructions below:

  1. Download the PDF.
  2. Print the document.
  3. Cut along the dashed lines.


Schedule

APRIL 4 | 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Kickoff session featuring welcome remarks from NYS lawmakers, issue briefing and lobbying training. This session will be recorded for those unable to join.

APRIL 4 - 15 | Virtual Legislative Meetings
Big I NY will lead virtual meetings between elected officials and member agents to discuss our legislative priorities. Big I NY will schedule all meetings. Registrants will receive calendar invites for these meetings as they are confirmed