S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
I N S E N A T E
January 8, 2014
Introduced by Sen. YOUNG -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation -- commit-
tee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recom-
mitted to said committee
AN ACT to amend the highway law, in relation to designating a portion of
the state highway system as the "Sergeant Omar G. Blowers Memorial
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
"SERGEANT OMAR G. BLOWERS MEMORIAL HIGHWAY". ALL THAT PORTION OF THE
STATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM CONSTITUTING STATE ROUTE SEVENTY IN THE COUNTY OF
ALLEGANY, BEGINNING AT THE ALLEGANY AND STEUBEN COUNTY LINE CONTINUING
IN A GENERALLY WESTERLY DIRECTION, AND TERMINATING AT THE ALLEGANY AND
LIVINGSTON COUNTY LINE, SHALL BE DESIGNATED AND KNOWN AS THE "SERGEANT
OMAR G. BLOWERS 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.