senate Bill S5328

Signed by Governor

Designates a portion of New York state route 208 in the town of Shawangunk in Ulster county, state of New York as the Edward S. Tucker Memorial Boulevard

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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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  • 16 / May / 2013
    • REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION
  • 04 / Jun / 2013
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.1099
  • 05 / Jun / 2013
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 10 / Jun / 2013
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 11 / Jun / 2013
    • PASSED SENATE
  • 11 / Jun / 2013
    • DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • 11 / Jun / 2013
    • REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION
  • 21 / Jun / 2013
    • SUBSTITUTED FOR A7532
  • 21 / Jun / 2013
    • ORDERED TO THIRD READING RULES CAL.701
  • 21 / Jun / 2013
    • PASSED ASSEMBLY
  • 21 / Jun / 2013
    • RETURNED TO SENATE
  • 01 / Nov / 2013
    • DELIVERED TO GOVERNOR
  • 13 / Nov / 2013
    • SIGNED CHAP.511

Summary

Designates a portion of New York state route 208 in the town of Shawangunk in Ulster county, as the "Edward S. Tucker Memorial Boulevard".

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Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7532
Versions:
S5328
Legislative Cycle:
2013-2014
Law Section:
Highway Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง344-b, Hway L

Sponsor Memo

BILL NUMBER:S5328

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the highway law, in relation to desig-
nating that portion of New York state route 208 in the town of Shawan-
gunk in Ulster county, state of New York as the "Edward S. Tucker Memo-
rial Boulevard"

PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL:

Designates a portion of New York State Route 208 in the Town of Shawan-
gunk in Ulster County as the "Edward S. Tucker Memorial Boulevard."

SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS:

Section 1. Amends the Highway Law by adding a new section 344-b which
would designate the section of New York State Route 208 in the Town of
Shawangunk in Ulster County, New York, from the intersection with Park
Avenue to the intersection with Reservoir Road, as the "Edward S. Tucker
Memorial Boulevard."

Section 2. Provides that the Commissioner of Transportation shall
provide for the installation and maintenance of adequate signing as
designated by section 1 of the bill. Further it provides that that
designation created by section 1 of the bill shall be considered ceremo-
nial in nature and the official name of the highway shall not be changed
as a result of the act.

Section 3. Effective date.

JUSTIFICATION:

On May 22, 2007, Edward S. Tucker, a retired Town of Shawangunk police
officer who was at the time employed as a school crossing guard, was
tragically struck by a vehicle and killed at the intersection of New
York State Route 208 and Robinson Avenue in the Town of Shawangunk.
This legislation designates that stretch of State Route 208 in recogni-
tion of his service to the residents of the Town of Shawangunk as a
police officer and his devotion to schoolchildren as a school crossing
guard.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:

New Bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:

Minimal to State.

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
________________________________________________________________________

                                  5328

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 16, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. BONACIC -- 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 that portion
  of New York state route 208 in the town of Shawangunk in Ulster  coun-
  ty, state of New York as the "Edward S. Tucker Memorial Boulevard"

  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
"EDWARD  S.  TUCKER  MEMORIAL BOULEVARD". THAT PORTION OF NEW YORK STATE
ROUTE 208 IN THE TOWN OF SHAWANGUNK, IN ULSTER COUNTY  STARTING  AT  THE
INTERSECTION  WITH  PARK  AVENUE,  PROCEEDING NORTHEASTERLY THROUGH SAID
TOWN AND TERMINATING AT ITS INTERSECTION WITH RESERVOIR  ROAD  SHALL  BE
DESIGNATED AND KNOWN AS THE "EDWARD S. TUCKER MEMORIAL BOULEVARD".
  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.
                                                           LBD10911-02-3

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