senate Bill S6816

Vetoed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Changes the name of the Briarwood-Van Wyck subway station to the Briarwood station

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 29, 2014 vetoed memo.585
Dec 17, 2014 delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2014 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.594
substituted for a789
Jun 18, 2014 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1537
committee discharged and committed to rules
Mar 13, 2014 referred to cities

S6816 - Details

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S6816 - Summary

Changes the name of the Briarwood-Van Wyck subway station to the Briarwood station; requires the MTA to update all signs and maps with the new name.

S6816 - Sponsor Memo

S6816 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 13, 2014

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

AN ACT directing the metropolitan transportation authority to  rename  a
  certain subway station


  Section 1. The Briarwood-Van Wyck subway station  on  the  IND  Queens
Boulevard line of the New York city subway is hereby named the Briarwood
station.  The  MTA shall ensure that all signs, maps, and any other item
issued by the MTA are updated to accurately reflect the new name of  the
  S  2.  This act shall take effect immediately; provided, however, that
the MTA shall have up to 180 days to change all signs, maps,  and  other
items as required in section one of this act.

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


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