senate Bill S3725

Signed by Governor

Designates a portion of the state highway system as the "Christopher J. Scott Memorial Highway"

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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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  • 13 / Feb / 2013
    • REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION
  • 21 / May / 2013
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.684
  • 22 / May / 2013
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 23 / May / 2013
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 29 / May / 2013
    • PASSED SENATE
  • 29 / May / 2013
    • DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • 29 / May / 2013
    • REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION
  • 17 / Jun / 2013
    • SUBSTITUTED FOR A5418
  • 17 / Jun / 2013
    • ORDERED TO THIRD READING RULES CAL.223
  • 17 / Jun / 2013
    • PASSED ASSEMBLY
  • 17 / Jun / 2013
    • RETURNED TO SENATE
  • 02 / Jul / 2013
    • DELIVERED TO GOVERNOR
  • 03 / Jul / 2013
    • SIGNED CHAP.94

Summary

Designates a portion of the state highway system as the "Christopher J. Scott Memorial Highway".

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Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5418
Versions:
S3725
Legislative Cycle:
2013-2014
Law Section:
Highway Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง344-b, Hway L

Sponsor Memo

BILL NUMBER:S3725

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the highway law, in relation to
designating a portion of the state highway system as the "Christopher
J. Scott Memorial Highway"

PURPOSE:

To designate a portion of the interstate highway system as the
"Christopher J. Scott Memorial Highway".

SUMMARY:

Section 1 amends the highway law by adding a new section, 344b in
order that a portion of interstate highway 14A be designated as the
"Christopher J. Scott Memorial Highway".

Section 2 directs the commissioner of the department of transportation
to provide for "Christopher J. Scott Memorial Highway" signage.

Section 3 provides the enacting clause.

JUSTIFICATION:

This legislation would celebrate the late US Army Specialist
Christopher J. Scott of Dundee, Yates County who was killed September
3, 2011, while serving in Afghanistan. This designation would pay
tribute to Christopher's life and his service to our State and
Country.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: New bill

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:

None. Current project costs will cover the signage.

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
________________________________________________________________________

                                  3725

                       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-
  way"

  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.
                                                           LBD08878-01-3

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