senate Bill S6967

Signed by Governor Amended

Designates the New York state route 9P bridge over Fish Creek linking the city of Saratoga Springs and the town of Saratoga as the Saratoga County Veterans Memorial Bridge

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Bill Status


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor
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  • 18 / Apr / 2012
    • REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION
  • 22 / May / 2012
    • AMEND AND RECOMMIT TO TRANSPORTATION
  • 22 / May / 2012
    • PRINT NUMBER 6967A
  • 20 / Jun / 2012
    • COMMITTEE DISCHARGED AND COMMITTED TO RULES
  • 20 / Jun / 2012
    • ORDERED TO THIRD READING CAL.1382
  • 20 / Jun / 2012
    • PASSED SENATE
  • 20 / Jun / 2012
    • DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • 20 / Jun / 2012
    • REFERRED TO WAYS AND MEANS
  • 20 / Jun / 2012
    • SUBSTITUTED FOR A9835A
  • 20 / Jun / 2012
    • ORDERED TO THIRD READING RULES CAL.518
  • 20 / Jun / 2012
    • PASSED ASSEMBLY
  • 20 / Jun / 2012
    • RETURNED TO SENATE
  • 03 / Jul / 2012
    • DELIVERED TO GOVERNOR
  • 03 / Jul / 2012
    • SIGNED CHAP.98

Summary

Designates the New York state route 9P bridge over Fish Creek linking the city of Saratoga Springs and the town of Saratoga as the "Saratoga County Veterans Memorial Bridge".

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Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9835
Versions:
S6967
S6967A
Legislative Cycle:
2011-2012
Law Section:
Highway Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง344-a, Hway L

Sponsor Memo

BILL NUMBER:S6967

TITLE OF BILL:
An act
to amend the highway law, in relation to designating the New York state
route 9P bridge over Fish Creek linking the city of Saratoga Springs and
the town of Saratoga as the "Saratoga County Veterans' Memorial Bridge"

PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL:
This Bill relates to renaming the
bridge on State Route 9P between Saratoga Springs and the town of
Saratoga in commemoration of the Veterans of Saratoga County.

SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS:
Section 1 amends the Highway law by creating a new section 344-a
designating the bridge over the Fish Creek between the city of
Saratoga Springs and the town of Saratoga as the "Saratoga County
Veterans Memorial Bridge."

Section 2 States that the commissioner of transportation shall take
care of the installation and maintenance of the new name, and signing
of the bridge. And to avoid confusion, the renaming of the bridge
will only be of a ceremonial nature, and the official name of the
bridge will not be changed.

Section 3 states that this act will take effect immediately.

JUSTIFICATION:
Saratoga County wishes to rename the 9P bridge in honor
of the areas Veterans, as well as to serve as a reminder to us all of
the sacrifice and service our nations troops provide us with. This
request was made by resolution 61-12, from the Saratoga County Board
of Supervisors.

PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
This is new bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
To be determined.

EFFECTIVE DATE:
This act shall take effect immediately.

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                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

    S. 6967                                                  A. 9835

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                             April 18, 2012
                               ___________

IN  SENATE  --  Introduced  by  Sen.  McDONALD -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Trans-
  portation

IN  ASSEMBLY  -- Introduced by M. of A. TEDISCO, JORDAN -- read once and
  referred to the Committee on Transportation

AN ACT to amend the highway law, in relation to designating the New York
  state route 9P bridge over Fish Creek linking  the  city  of  Saratoga
  Springs  and  the  town  of Saratoga as the "Saratoga County Veterans'
  Memorial Bridge"

  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 344-a to
read as follows:
  S  344-A.  PORTION OF THE STATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM TO BE DESIGNATED AS THE
"SARATOGA COUNTY VETERANS' MEMORIAL BRIDGE".  THE  BRIDGE  ON  NEW  YORK
STATE  ROUTE  9P  WHICH  CROSSES FISH CREEK LINKING THE CITY OF SARATOGA
SPRINGS AND THE TOWN OF SARATOGA, COUNTY OF SARATOGA,  SHALL  BE  DESIG-
NATED AND KNOWN AS THE "SARATOGA COUNTY VETERANS' MEMORIAL BRIDGE".
  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
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.
                                                           LBD15321-01-2

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