Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer was sworn in for her second term at the Nassau County Legislature on Monday, January 4, 2016. Legislator Schaefer and the other 11 Republican Legislators were sworn in by the Honorable Peter T. King, United States Congressman.
At the legislative meeting on the same day, Legislator Schaefer was also elected to hold positions on two legislative committees. She is the Chair of the Planning, Development and the Environment Committee and the Vice-Chair of the Towns, Villages and Cities Committee. She is also a member of the Health and Social Services Committee and the Government Services and Operations Committee.
Legislator Schaefer, first elected in 2013, is proud of her record of fiscal conservatism and constituent service. Her goals for this term include improvements to public safety and the environment. The Legislature will also continue to fight for fiscal prosperity and work together with the County Executive and NIFA to make Nassau the best place to live work and raise a family.