senate Bill S5974A

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Designates the bridge on Bryant Pond road crossing the Taconic state parkway as the "Disabled American Veterans Memorial Bridge"

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 03, 2014 signed chap.82
Jul 02, 2014 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2014 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.351
substituted for s5974a
Jun 20, 2014 substituted by a8224a
Jun 17, 2014 amended on third reading 5974a
vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
Jun 17, 2014 returned to senate
recalled from assembly
Apr 30, 2014 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 27, 2014 advanced to third reading
Mar 26, 2014 2nd report cal.
Mar 25, 2014 1st report cal.351
Jan 08, 2014 referred to transportation
Oct 30, 2013 referred to rules

Votes

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Mar 25, 2014 - Transportation committee Vote

S5974
18
0
committee
18
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Bill Amendments

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S5974 - Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8224A
Law Section:
Highway Law
Laws Affected:
Add §344-c, Hway L

S5974 - Bill Texts

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Designates the bridge on Bryant Pond road crossing the Taconic state parkway, in the town of Putnam Valley and county of Putnam, as the "Disabled American Veterans Memorial Bridge".

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BILL NUMBER:S5974 REVISED MEMO 03/20/2014

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the highway law, in relation to desig-
nating a portion of the state highway system as the "Disabled American
Veterans Bridge"

PURPOSE:

The purpose of this legislation is to designate the bridge on Bryant
Pond Road, which crossing the Taconic State Parkway, as the "Disabled
American Veterans Bridge."

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:

Section 1. The highway law is amended by adding a new section 344-c to
read as follows:

§ 344-c. Portion of the state highway system to be designated as the
"Disabled American Veterans Bridge". The bridge across the Taconic State
Parkway on Bryant Pond Road, in the town of Putnam Valley, county of
Putnam, shall be designated and known as the "Disabled American Veterans
Bridge."

Section 2. The commissioner of transportation shall provide for the
installation 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
designation 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.

Section 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

JUSTIFICATION:

By designating this portion of Bryant Pond road the "Disabled American
Veterans Bridge" it will make more people aware of the sacrifices made
by members of the military and veterans in the course of their service
to our nation. Some paid with their lives and others are disabled in
some degree. The Disabled American Veterans are recognized and chartered
by the Federal Government.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:

New bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:

The fiscal implications attached to this legislation are minimal.

EFFECTIVE DATE:

Immediately.

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

                                  5974

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            October 30, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BALL  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the highway law, in relation to designating a portion of
  the state highway system as the "Disabled American Veterans 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-c to
read as follows:
  S  344-C.  PORTION OF THE STATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM TO BE DESIGNATED AS THE
"DISABLED AMERICAN VETERANS BRIDGE". THE BRIDGE ACROSS THE TACONIC STATE
PARKWAY ON BRYANT POND ROAD, IN THE TOWN OF  PUTNAM  VALLEY,  COUNTY  OF
PUTNAM, SHALL BE DESIGNATED AND KNOWN AS THE "DISABLED AMERICAN VETERANS
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.
                                                           LBD11707-01-3

Co-Sponsors

S5974A (ACTIVE) - Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8224A
Law Section:
Highway Law
Laws Affected:
Add §344-c, Hway L

S5974A (ACTIVE) - Bill Texts

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Designates the bridge on Bryant Pond road crossing the Taconic state parkway, in the town of Putnam Valley and county of Putnam, as the "Disabled American Veterans Memorial Bridge".

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BILL NUMBER:S5974A

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the highway law, in relation to
designating a portion of the state highway system as the "Disabled
American Veterans Bridge"

PURPOSE: The purpose of this legislation is to designate the bridge on
Bryant Pond Road, which crossing the Taconic State Parkway, as the
"Disabled American Veterans Memorial Bridge."

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:

Section 1. The highway law is amended by adding a new section 344-c to
read as follows:

§ 344-c. Portion of the state highway system to be designated as the
"Disabled American Veterans Memorial Bridge". The bridge across the
Taconic State Parkway on Bryant Pond Road, in the town of Putnam
Valley, county of Putnam, shall be designated and known as the
"Disabled American Veterans Memorial Bridge."

Section 2. The commissioner of transportation shall provide for the
installation 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
designation 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.

Section 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

JUSTIFICATION: By designating this portion of Bryant Pond road the
"Disabled American Veterans Memorial Bridge" it will make more people
aware of the sacrifices made by members of the military and veterans
in the course of their service to our nation. Some paid with their
lives and others are disabled in some degree. The Disabled American
Veterans are recognized and chartered by the Federal Government.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: New bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: The fiscal implications attached to this
legislation are minimal.

EFFECTIVE DATE: Immediately.

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

                                 5974--A
    Cal. No. 351

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            October 30, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  BALL,  GIPSON,  LARKIN  -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules --
  recommitted to the Committee  on  Transportation  in  accordance  with
  Senate  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  reported favorably from said committee,
  ordered to first and second report, ordered to a third reading, passed
  by Senate and delivered to the Assembly, recalled, vote  reconsidered,
  restored  to  third  reading, amended and ordered reprinted, retaining
  its place in the order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the highway law, in relation to designating a portion of
  the state highway system as the "Disabled American Veterans 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-c to
read as follows:
  S  344-C.  PORTION OF THE STATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM TO BE DESIGNATED AS THE
"DISABLED AMERICAN VETERANS MEMORIAL  BRIDGE".  THE  BRIDGE  ACROSS  THE
TACONIC STATE PARKWAY ON BRYANT POND ROAD, IN THE TOWN OF PUTNAM VALLEY,
COUNTY  OF PUTNAM, SHALL BE DESIGNATED AND KNOWN AS THE "DISABLED AMERI-
CAN 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 bridge 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.
                                                           LBD11707-05-4

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