senate Bill S6967A

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Designates the New York state route 9P bridge over Fish Creek linking the city of Saratoga Springs and the town of Saratoga as the Saratoga County Veterans Memorial Bridge

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  • In Committee
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 03, 2012 signed chap.98
delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2012 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.518
substituted for a9835a
referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1382
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 22, 2012 print number 6967a
amend and recommit to transportation
Apr 18, 2012 referred to transportation

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S6967 - Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9835A
Law Section:
Highway Law
Laws Affected:
Add §344-a, Hway L

S6967 - Bill Texts

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Designates the New York state route 9P bridge over Fish Creek linking the city of Saratoga Springs and the town of Saratoga as the "Saratoga County Veterans Memorial Bridge".

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BILL NUMBER:S6967

TITLE OF BILL:
An act
to amend the highway law, in relation to designating the New York state
route 9P bridge over Fish Creek linking the city of Saratoga Springs and
the town of Saratoga as the "Saratoga County Veterans' Memorial Bridge"

PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL:
This Bill relates to renaming the
bridge on State Route 9P between Saratoga Springs and the town of
Saratoga in commemoration of the Veterans of Saratoga County.

SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS:
Section 1 amends the Highway law by creating a new section 344-a
designating the bridge over the Fish Creek between the city of
Saratoga Springs and the town of Saratoga as the "Saratoga County
Veterans Memorial Bridge."

Section 2 States that the commissioner of transportation shall take
care of the installation and maintenance of the new name, and signing
of the bridge. And to avoid confusion, the renaming of the bridge
will only be of a ceremonial nature, and the official name of the
bridge will not be changed.

Section 3 states that this act will take effect immediately.

JUSTIFICATION:
Saratoga County wishes to rename the 9P bridge in honor
of the areas Veterans, as well as to serve as a reminder to us all of
the sacrifice and service our nations troops provide us with. This
request was made by resolution 61-12, from the Saratoga County Board
of Supervisors.

PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
This is new bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
To be determined.

EFFECTIVE DATE:
This act shall take effect immediately.

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                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

    S. 6967                                                  A. 9835

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                             April 18, 2012
                               ___________

IN  SENATE  --  Introduced  by  Sen.  McDONALD -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Trans-
  portation

IN  ASSEMBLY  -- Introduced by M. of A. TEDISCO, JORDAN -- read once and
  referred to the Committee on Transportation

AN ACT to amend the highway law, in relation to designating the New York
  state route 9P bridge over Fish Creek linking  the  city  of  Saratoga
  Springs  and  the  town  of Saratoga as the "Saratoga County Veterans'
  Memorial Bridge"

  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-a to
read as follows:
  S  344-A.  PORTION OF THE STATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM TO BE DESIGNATED AS THE
"SARATOGA COUNTY VETERANS' MEMORIAL BRIDGE".  THE  BRIDGE  ON  NEW  YORK
STATE  ROUTE  9P  WHICH  CROSSES FISH CREEK LINKING THE CITY OF SARATOGA
SPRINGS AND THE TOWN OF SARATOGA, COUNTY OF SARATOGA,  SHALL  BE  DESIG-
NATED AND KNOWN AS THE "SARATOGA COUNTY VETERANS' MEMORIAL BRIDGE".
  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.
                                                           LBD15321-01-2

S6967A (ACTIVE) - Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9835A
Law Section:
Highway Law
Laws Affected:
Add §344-a, Hway L

S6967A (ACTIVE) - Bill Texts

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Designates the New York state route 9P bridge over Fish Creek linking the city of Saratoga Springs and the town of Saratoga as the "Saratoga County Veterans Memorial Bridge".

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BILL NUMBER:S6967A

TITLE OF BILL:
An act
to amend the highway law, in relation to designating the New York state
route 9P bridge over Fish Creek linking the city of Saratoga Springs and
the town of Saratoga as the "Saratoga County Veterans' Memorial Bridge"

PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL:
This Bill relates to renaming the
bridge on State Route 9P between Saratoga Springs and the town of
Saratoga in commemoration of the Veterans of Saratoga County.

SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS:

Section 1: Amends the Highway Law by creating a new section 344-a
designating the bridge over the Fish Creek between the city of
Saratoga Springs and the town of Saratoga as the "Saratoga County
Veterans Memorial Bridge."

Section 2: States that the commissioner of transportation shall take
care of the installation and maintenance of the new name, and signing
of the bridge. And to avoid confusion, the renaming of the bridge
will only be of a ceremonial nature, and the official name of the
bridge will not be changed.

Section 3: States that this act will take effect immediately.

JUSTIFICATION:
Saratoga County wishes to rename the 9P bridge in honor
of the area's Veterans, as well as to serve as a reminder to us all of
the sacrifice and service our nation's troops provide us with. This
request was made by resolution 61-12, from the Saratoga County Board
of Supervisors.

PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
This is a new bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
To be determined.

EFFECTIVE DATE:
This act shall take effect immediately.

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                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

    S. 6967--A                                            A. 9835--A

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                             April 18, 2012
                               ___________

IN  SENATE  --  Introduced  by  Sen.  McDONALD -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Trans-
  portation  -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. TEDISCO, JORDAN, SAYWARD  --  read
  once  and  referred  to  the  Committee on Transportation -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the highway law, in relation to designating the New York
  state route 9P bridge over Fish Creek linking  the  city  of  Saratoga
  Springs  and  the  town  of Saratoga as the "Saratoga County Veterans'
  Memorial Bridge"

  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-a to
read as follows:
  S  344-A.  PORTION OF THE STATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM TO BE DESIGNATED AS THE
"SARATOGA COUNTY VETERANS MEMORIAL BRIDGE". THE BRIDGE ON NEW YORK STATE
ROUTE 9P WHICH CROSSES FISH CREEK LINKING THE CITY OF  SARATOGA  SPRINGS
AND  THE  TOWN  OF SARATOGA, COUNTY OF SARATOGA, SHALL BE DESIGNATED AND
KNOWN AS THE "SARATOGA COUNTY VETERANS MEMORIAL BRIDGE".
  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.
                                                           LBD15321-02-2

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