S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2013-2014 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
February 13, 2013
Introduced by Sen. O'MARA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation
AN ACT to amend the highway law, in relation to designating a portion of
the state highway system as the "Christopher J. Scott Memorial High-
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-b to
read as follows:
S 344-B. PORTION OF THE STATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM TO BE DESIGNATED AS THE
"CHRISTOPHER J. SCOTT MEMORIAL HIGHWAY". ALL THAT PORTION OF THE STATE
HIGHWAY SYSTEM CONSTITUTING NEW YORK STATE ROUTE 14A IN THE TOWN OF
READING, COUNTY OF SCHUYLER, AND IN THE TOWN OF STARKEY AND VILLAGE OF
DUNDEE, COUNTY OF YATES, FROM ITS JUNCTION AT ITS SOUTHERN TERMINUS WITH
NEW YORK STATE ROUTE 14, AND PROCEEDING GENERALLY NORTHERLY TO ITS JUNC-
TION WITH PRE EMPTION ROAD, SHALL BE DESIGNATED AND KNOWN AS THE "CHRIS-
TOPHER J. SCOTT 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. 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.