S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
I N S E N A T E
February 11, 2014
Introduced by Sen. MARTINS -- 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 "Billy Joel 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-c to
read as follows:
S 344-C. PORTION OF THE STATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM TO BE DESIGNATED AS
"BILLY JOEL BOULEVARD". THAT PORTION OF THE STATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM
CONSTITUTING STATE ROUTE 107 IN THE TOWN OF OYSTER BAY, COUNTY OF
NASSAU, CONSTITUTING SOUTH BROADWAY FROM EAST JOHN STREET TO WEST OLD
COUNTRY ROAD SHALL BE DESIGNATED AND KNOWN AS "BILLY JOEL 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.