senate Bill S7116

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Designates "The Governor Malcolm Wilson Tappan Zee Bridge" as "The Purple Heart Memorial Bridge"

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Apr 29, 2014 referred to transportation

S7116 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง356, Pub Auth L

S7116 - Summary

Designates "The Governor Malcolm Wilson Tappan Zee Bridge" as "The Purple Heart Memorial Bridge".

S7116 - Sponsor Memo

S7116 - 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

                             April 29, 2014

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

AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation  to  designating
  "The  Governor  Malcolm Wilson Tappan Zee Bridge" as "The Purple Heart
  Memorial Bridge"


  Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 356 of the public authorities law,
as  amended  by  chapter  530 of the laws of 1993, is amended to read as
  2. The Hudson section. Beginning at the northerly end of the  southern
Westchester  connection  at  or  near Tuckahoe road, thence in a general
northerly and westerly direction crossing the Hudson river  at  a  point
south of Highland Falls, which crossing shall be known as ["The Governor
Malcolm  Wilson  Tappan Zee Bridge"] "THE PURPLE HEART MEMORIAL BRIDGE",
including a highway connection between  ["The  Governor  Malcolm  Wilson
Tappan  Zee  Bridge"]  "THE  PURPLE  HEART  MEMORIAL BRIDGE" and the New
England section of the thruway presently known as interstate  route  two
hundred  eighty-seven,  thence in a general westerly direction to inter-
sect with existing route number seventeen or to a connection  with  that
route,  including  a thruway connection from that portion of the section
west of the Hudson river, generally southerly to a point  to  be  deter-
mined by the authority on the New York-New Jersey boundary line.
  S  2. The commissioner of transportation shall provide for the instal-
lation and maintenance of adequate signage of the state  highway  system
as  designated  pursuant  to  section one of this act; provided that, to
avoid any confusion and to limit any possible  disruption  of  commerce,
the designations called for pursuant to section one of this act shall be
of  ceremonial  nature  and the official name of such highway and 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.


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