S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
I N S E N A T E
March 22, 2010
Introduced by Sens. VALESKY, NOZZOLIO, ADAMS, AUBERTINE, DUANE, GRIFFO,
HASSELL-THOMPSON, HUNTLEY, C. JOHNSON, KLEIN, LIBOUS, MONTGOMERY,
ONORATO, OPPENHEIMER, PERKINS, SCHNEIDERMAN, WINNER -- read twice and
ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on
Transportation -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee
AN ACT to amend the highway law, in relation to designating a portion of
the state highway system as the "Harriet Tubman Memorial Highway"
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 342-uu
to read as follows:
S 342-UU. PORTION OF STATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM TO BE DESIGNATED AND KNOWN
AS THE "HARRIET TUBMAN MEMORIAL HIGHWAY". ALL THAT PORTION OF THE STATE
HIGHWAY SYSTEM CONSTITUTING ROUTE THIRTY-FOUR FROM ITS INTERSECTION WITH
ROUTE ONE HUNDRED FOUR IN THE TOWN OF HANNIBAL IN OSWEGO COUNTY, AND
CONTINUING SOUTHERLY ALONG ROUTE THIRTY-FOUR TO ITS INTERSECTION WITH
ROUTE SEVENTEEN-C IN THE TOWN OF WAVERLY IN TIOGA COUNTY SHALL BE DESIG-
NATED AND KNOWN AS THE "HARRIET TUBMAN MEMORIAL 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; provided that, to
avoid any confusion and to limit any possible disruption of commerce,
the designation called for pursuant to section one of this act shall be
one of 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.