S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
I N S E N A T E
January 22, 2014
Introduced by Sens. GIPSON, LARKIN -- 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
state route 9 in Dutchess county as the "Detective John M. Falcone
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
"DETECTIVE JOHN M. FALCONE MEMORIAL HIGHWAY". ALL THAT PORTION OF THE
STATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM CONSTITUTING NEW YORK STATE ROUTE 9 IN THE CITY OF
POUGHKEEPSIE, IN THE COUNTY OF DUTCHESS FROM ITS SOUTHERN BOUNDARY
CONTINUING NORTH UNTIL THE NORTHERN BOUNDARY SHALL BE DESIGNATED AND
KNOWN AS THE "DETECTIVE JOHN M. FALCONE 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.