S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2009-2010 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
November 9, 2009
Introduced by Sen. STACHOWSKI -- read twice and ordered printed, and
when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
AN ACT to amend the highway law, in relation to the designation of a
portion of the state highway system to be known as the "National
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. The highway law is amended by adding a new section 343-x to
read as follows:
S 343-X. PORTION OF THE STATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM TO BE DESIGNATED AS THE
"NATIONAL VETERANS HIGHWAY". ALL THAT PORTION OF THE STATE HIGHWAY
SYSTEM CONSTITUTING ROUTE 62 WITHIN THE STATE OF NEW YORK SHALL BE
DESIGNATED AND KNOWN AS THE "NATIONAL VETERANS HIGHWAY".
S 2. The commissioner of transportation shall provide for the instal-
lation and maintenance of adequate signing of the state highway system
as designated pursuant to section one of this act. However, to avoid
confusion and to limit any possible disruption of commerce, the desig-
nation called for pursuant to section one of this act shall be one of a
ceremonial nature and the official name of such highway shall not be
changed as a result of this act.
S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.