assembly Bill A8657

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Directs the metropolitan transportation authority to rename certain subway stations

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Jan 03, 2018 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
Sep 01, 2017 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

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A8657 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Corporations, Authorities And Commissions
Law Section:
Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A1512

A8657 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the metropolitan transportation authority to rename President Street subway station the President Street - Medgar Evers College station and rename the Franklin Avenue subway station the Franklin Avenue - Medgar Evers College station.

A8657 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8657

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            September 1, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  RICHARDSON  -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions

AN ACT directing the metropolitan  transportation  authority  to  rename
  certain subway stations

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

  Section 1. The President Street subway station  on  the  IRT  Nostrand
Avenue  line  of  the New York city subway is hereby named the President
Street - Medgar Evers College station and  the  Franklin  Avenue  subway
station  on  the  IRT  Eastern Parkway line is hereby named the Franklin
Avenue - Medgar Evers College station. The MTA  shall  ensure  that  all
signs,  maps, and any other items issued by the MTA are updated to accu-
rately reflect the new name of the stations.
  ยง 2. This act shall take effect immediately; provided,  however,  that
the  MTA  shall have 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.
                                                           LBD13236-01-7