senate Bill S7004

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Designates a portion of the Saw Mill river parkway as the "Westchester County Purple Heart Highway"

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 29, 2018 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 23, 2018 advanced to third reading
Jan 22, 2018 2nd report cal.
Jan 17, 2018 1st report cal.215
Jan 03, 2018 referred to transportation

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S7004 - Details

Law Section:
Highway Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง344-h, Hway L

S7004 - Summary

Designates a portion of the Saw Mill river parkway as the "Westchester County Purple Heart Highway"; such designation applies to the Saw Mill river parkway from exit 39 in the town of Bedford and continues southwesterly to exit 23 in the town of Greenburgh.

S7004 - Sponsor Memo

S7004 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7004

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 3, 2018
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the highway law, in relation to designating a portion of
  the state highway system as the "Westchester County Purple Heart High-
  way"

  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-h to
read as follows:
  S  344-H.  PORTION OF THE STATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM TO BE DESIGNATED AS THE
"WESTCHESTER COUNTY PURPLE HEART HIGHWAY". ALL THAT PORTION OF THE STATE
HIGHWAY SYSTEM CONSTITUTING THE SAW MILL RIVER PARKWAY IN THE COUNTY  OF
WESTCHESTER,  BEGINNING  AT EXIT THIRTY-NINE OF SUCH PARKWAY IN THE TOWN
OF BEDFORD, CONTINUING IN A GENERALLY SOUTHWESTERLY DIRECTION ON THE SAW
MILL RIVER PARKWAY, AND TERMINATING AT EXIT TWENTY-THREE OF SUCH PARKWAY
IN THE TOWN OF GREENBURGH, SHALL BE DESIGNATED AND KNOWN AS  THE  "WEST-
CHESTER COUNTY PURPLE HEART HIGHWAY".
  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 of one
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.
                                                           LBD13728-01-7

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