|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 26, 2014||referred to transportation|
delivered to assembly
|Mar 20, 2014||advanced to third reading|
|Mar 19, 2014||2nd report cal.|
|Mar 18, 2014||1st report cal.295|
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to transportation|
returned to senate
died in assembly
|May 20, 2013||referred to transportation|
delivered to assembly
|May 06, 2013||advanced to third reading|
|May 01, 2013||2nd report cal.|
|Apr 30, 2013||1st report cal.503|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to transportation|
senate Bill S2037
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S2037 - Details
S2037 - Summary
Designates a portion of the state highway system as the "Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Parkway".
S2037 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S2037 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the highway law, in relation to desig- nating a portion of the state highway system in the city of New York as the "Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Parkway" PURPOSE: To honor Theodore Roosevelt, our 26th president. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Amends the Highway Law to add a new section designating the Grand Central Parkway the Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Parkway, JUSTIFICATION: Theodore Roosevelt was a native New Yorker who achieved greatness in multiple endeavors. His indomitable spirit led a frail young boy to lead a famous charge up San Juan Hill, be roughneck cowboy in an untamed west and then the New York City Police Commissioner, Assemblyman, Vice President and the 20h President. During his life, he opened our national parks, built the Panama Canal, led the United States onto the world stage when he sent the "Great White fleet" around the world. He took on the trusts and won antitrust legislation, expanded our national park system and won a Nobel Prize for mediating the Russo-Japa- nese War. He was truly the quintessential American looked up to by those generations that followed him. This legislation would honor the memory of one of our most distinguished New Yorkers by designating the Grand Central Parkway as the Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Parkway.
S2037 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ S. 2037 A. 2078 2013-2014 Regular Sessions S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________ IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered print- ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Transporta- tion IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. ENGLEBRIGHT, LAVINE -- read once and referred to the Committee on Transportation AN ACT to amend the highway law, in relation to designating a portion of the state highway system in the city of New York as the "Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Parkway" THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Legislative findings. The legislature hereby finds that Theodore Roosevelt, the twenty-sixth President of the United States, was one of our greatest New Yorkers. His dedication to public service spanned local, state and federal government levels as New York City Police Commissioner, Assemblyman, Governor, Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Vice President and President. A native of New York, Teddy or "T.R." as he was called, was a Nobel peace prize winner, war hero, trustbuster, and conservationist. It is the intent of this act to recog- nize the many contributions of Theodore Roosevelt to our state and coun- try. S 2. The highway law is amended by adding a new section 343-aa to read as follows: S 343-AA. PORTION OF THE STATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM TO BE DESIGNATED AS THE "THEODORE ROOSEVELT MEMORIAL PARKWAY". ALL THAT PORTION OF THE STATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM KNOWN AS THE GRAND CENTRAL PARKWAY BEGINNING IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK AT THE SOUTHERN END OF THE ROBERT F. KENNEDY BRIDGE AND ENDING AT THE NORTHERN STATE PARKWAY, ALSO KNOWN AS THE "PURPLE HEART WAY", AT THE NASSAU COUNTY LINE IN THE VILLAGE OF LAKE SUCCESS, TOWN OF EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD06147-01-3
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