senate Bill S4971

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Changes the official name of the Staten Island Expressway to the POW-MIA Memorial Highway

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to investigations and government operations
Jun 21, 2013 committed to rules
May 23, 2013 advanced to third reading
May 22, 2013 2nd report cal.
May 21, 2013 1st report cal.670
May 02, 2013 referred to investigations and government operations

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May 21, 2013 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

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S4971 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3745
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Law Section:
State Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §121, State L; amd §§340-a, 343-a & 349-f, Hway L; amd §§3-202 & 11-243, NYC Ad Cd

S4971 - Summary

Changes the official name of the Staten Island Expressway to the "POW-MIA Memorial Highway".

S4971 - Sponsor Memo

S4971 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4971

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 2, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
  ment Operations

AN ACT to amend the state law, the highway law  and  the  administrative
  code of the city of New York in relation to renaming the Staten Island
  Expressway the "POW-MIA Memorial Highway"

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

  Section 1. Notwithstanding any other law to the contrary, the official
name of all that portion of the state highway system located in Richmond
county constituting route 440 from Outerbridge  Crossing  to  route  278
(West  Shore  Expressway)  and route 278 from the Goethals bridge to the
Verrazano-Narrows  bridge  (Staten  Island  Expressway)  shall  be   the
"POW-MIA  Memorial  Highway",  as  such highway is designated in section
343-h of the highway law.
  S 2. Subdivisions 63 and 64 of section 121 of the state law, as  added
by chapter 16 of the laws of 2012, are amended to read as follows:
  63.  Sixty-third district. In the county of Richmond, that part of the
borough of Staten Island bounded by a line described as follows:  Begin-
ning at the point where the New York/New Jersey border intersects with a
line extended northwesterly from Harbor Road, thence southeasterly along
said line to Harbor Road, thence southerly along  said  road  to  Forest
Avenue,  thence  easterly along said avenue to Summerfield Place, thence
southerly along said place to Francesca  Lane,  thence  southerly  along
said  lane  to  Ludwig  Lane,  thence easterly along said lane to a line
extended westerly from Baron Hirch  Cemetery  Pathway,  thence  easterly
along said line to said pathway, thence southeasterly along said pathway
to  Richmond  Avenue,  thence  southwesterly  along  said  avenue to the
[Staten Island Expressway] POW-MIA MEMORIAL HIGHWAY, thence southeaster-
ly  along  said  [expressway]  HIGHWAY  to  Victory  Boulevard,   thence
northeasterly  along  said boulevard to Woolley Avenue, thence northerly

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08097-02-3

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