senate Bill S2527

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to renaming the bridges of the state highway system after New York state's medal of honor recipients

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S2527 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7273
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Highway Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง10, Hway L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S7208

S2527 - Summary

Relates to renaming the bridges of the state highway system after New York state's medal of honor recipients.

S2527 - Sponsor Memo

S2527 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2527

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 18, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  RITCHIE,  BOYLE,  DeFRANCISCO,  HASSELL-THOMPSON,
  LARKIN, LAVALLE, LIBOUS, MARCHIONE, MAZIARZ, SEWARD -- 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 renaming the bridges  of
  the state highway system after New York state's medal of honor recipi-
  ents

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Section 10 of the highway law is amended by  adding  a  new
subdivision 47 to read as follows:
  47.  CREATE  AND  IMPLEMENT  A PLAN TO RENAME THE BRIDGES OF THE STATE
HIGHWAY SYSTEM AFTER NEW YORK STATE'S MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENTS.    SUCH
PLAN SHALL (A) REQUIRE THAT THE BRIDGES TO BE RENAMED BE AS CLOSE TO THE
RECIPIENTS'  HOMES  AS FEASIBLE AND (B) PROVIDE FOR THE INSTALLATION AND
MAINTENANCE OF ADEQUATE SIGNAGE PURSUANT TO A SCHEDULE FOR THE PLACEMENT
OF SIGNS TO BE ESTABLISHED CONSIDERING EXISTING SIGNS THAT NEED  REPLAC-
ING. HOWEVER, TO AVOID CONFUSION AND TO LIMIT ANY POSSIBLE DISRUPTION OF
COMMERCE,  THE DESIGNATION CALLED FOR PURSUANT TO THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL
BE ONE OF CEREMONIAL NATURE AND THE OFFICIAL NAME OF SUCH  BRIDGE  SHALL
NOT BE CHANGED AS A RESULT OF THIS ACT.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06544-01-3

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