S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
I N S E N A T E
March 27, 2014
Introduced by Sen. AVELLA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Cultural Affairs, Tourism,
Parks and Recreation
AN ACT in relation to ordering a study and report on a proposed exten-
sion of the Long Island Motor Parkway east from Winchester Boulevard
to Little Neck Parkway in the county of Queens; and providing for the
repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. The commissioner of the department of transportation is
hereby authorized and directed to conduct a study on a proposed exten-
sion of the Long Island Motor Parkway east from Winchester Boulevard to
Little Neck Parkway in the county of Queens.
1. Such study shall address no less than the following issues:
(a) The estimated total cost of the project.
(b) The estimated duration of the project.
(c) The impact construction will have on local traffic patterns.
(d) The environmental impact of the project, represented in an envi-
ronmental impact statement, if such statement is required by law, or is
deemed warranted according to the discretion of the commissioner of the
department of transportation.
2. The commissioner of the department of transportation shall report
such findings to the governor and the legislature by February 1, 2016.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall expire February
2, 2016 when upon such date the provisions of this act shall be deemed
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.