senate Bill S5974

Amended

Designates the bridge on Bryant Pond road crossing the Taconic state parkway as the "Disabled American Veterans Memorial Bridge"

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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  • 30 / Oct / 2013
    • REFERRED TO RULES
  • 08 / Jan / 2014
    • REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION
  • 25 / Mar / 2014
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.351
  • 26 / Mar / 2014
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 27 / Mar / 2014
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 30 / Apr / 2014
    • PASSED SENATE
  • 30 / Apr / 2014
    • DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • 30 / Apr / 2014
    • REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION
  • 17 / Jun / 2014
    • RECALLED FROM ASSEMBLY
  • 17 / Jun / 2014
    • RETURNED TO SENATE
  • 17 / Jun / 2014
    • VOTE RECONSIDERED - RESTORED TO THIRD READING
  • 17 / Jun / 2014
    • AMENDED ON THIRD READING 5974A
  • 20 / Jun / 2014
    • SUBSTITUTED BY A8224A

Summary

Designates the bridge on Bryant Pond road crossing the Taconic state parkway, in the town of Putnam Valley and county of Putnam, as the "Disabled American Veterans Memorial Bridge".

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Bill Details

Versions:
S5974
S5974A
Legislative Cycle:
2013-2014
Law Section:
Highway Law
Laws Affected:
Add §344-c, Hway L

Sponsor Memo

BILL NUMBER:S5974 REVISED MEMO 03/20/2014

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the highway law, in relation to desig-
nating a portion of the state highway system as the "Disabled American
Veterans Bridge"

PURPOSE:

The purpose of this legislation is to designate the bridge on Bryant
Pond Road, which crossing the Taconic State Parkway, as the "Disabled
American Veterans Bridge."

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:

Section 1. The highway law is amended by adding a new section 344-c to
read as follows:

§ 344-c. Portion of the state highway system to be designated as the
"Disabled American Veterans Bridge". The bridge across the Taconic State
Parkway on Bryant Pond Road, in the town of Putnam Valley, county of
Putnam, shall be designated and known as the "Disabled American Veterans
Bridge."

Section 2. The commissioner of transportation shall provide for the
installation 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
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.

Section 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

JUSTIFICATION:

By designating this portion of Bryant Pond road the "Disabled American
Veterans Bridge" it will make more people aware of the sacrifices made
by members of the military and veterans in the course of their service
to our nation. Some paid with their lives and others are disabled in
some degree. The Disabled American Veterans are recognized and chartered
by the Federal Government.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:

New bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:

The fiscal implications attached to this legislation are minimal.

EFFECTIVE DATE:

Immediately.

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

                                  5974

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            October 30, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BALL  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the highway law, in relation to designating a portion of
  the state highway system as the "Disabled American Veterans 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-c to
read as follows:
  S  344-C.  PORTION OF THE STATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM TO BE DESIGNATED AS THE
"DISABLED AMERICAN VETERANS BRIDGE". THE BRIDGE ACROSS THE TACONIC STATE
PARKWAY ON BRYANT POND ROAD, IN THE TOWN OF  PUTNAM  VALLEY,  COUNTY  OF
PUTNAM, SHALL BE DESIGNATED AND KNOWN AS THE "DISABLED AMERICAN VETERANS
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.
                                                           LBD11707-01-3

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