S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
I N S E N A T E
May 6, 2014
Introduced by Sen. MAZIARZ -- 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 the "Twin Cities Vietnam Veterans 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 STATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM TO BE DESIGNATED AS THE "TWIN
CITIES VIETNAM VETERANS MEMORIAL HIGHWAY". THE PORTION OF THE STATE
HIGHWAY SYSTEM CONSISTING OF A PORTION OF THE ARTERIAL HIGHWAY SYSTEMS
IN THE CITIES OF NORTH TONAWANDA AND TONAWANDA IN NIAGARA AND ERIE COUN-
TIES, RESPECTIVELY, AND LYING GENERALLY BETWEEN ERIE AVENUE AND WHEAT-
FIELD STREET IN THE CITY OF NORTH TONAWANDA AND THE HIGHWAY KNOWN AS
YOUNGMANN HIGHWAY IN THE CITY OF TONAWANDA SHALL BE DESIGNATED AND KNOWN
AS THE "TWIN CITIES VIETNAM VETERANS 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 a
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.