senate Bill S8246

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Designates the "Bear Mountain bridge" as the "Purple Heart 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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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Oct 02, 2018 signed chap.319
Sep 20, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 14, 2018 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.748
substituted for a8766a
Jun 04, 2018 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 07, 2018 advanced to third reading
May 02, 2018 2nd report cal.
May 01, 2018 1st report cal.958
Apr 23, 2018 referred to transportation

S8246 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8766
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Add §526-b, Pub Auth L

S8246 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Designates the "Bear Mountain bridge" as the "Purple Heart Veterans Memorial Bridge".

S8246 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8246 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8246

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 23, 2018
                               ___________

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  the  ceremo-
  nial  designation  of  the "Bear Mountain bridge" as the "Purple Heart
  Veterans Memorial Bridge"

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

  Section  1.  The  public  authorities  law  is amended by adding a new
section 526-b to read as follows:
  § 526-B. CEREMONIAL DESIGNATION OF THE BEAR MOUNTAIN BRIDGE. 1.    THE
BEAR  MOUNTAIN  BRIDGE,  AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION SEVEN OF SECTION FIVE
HUNDRED TWENTY-SIX OF THIS TITLE, SHALL BE DESIGNATED AND KNOWN  AS  THE
"PURPLE HEART VETERANS MEMORIAL BRIDGE".
  2.  THE  CHAIRMAN OF THE NEW YORK STATE BRIDGE AUTHORITY SHALL PROVIDE
FOR THE INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE OF ADEQUATE SIGNING  OF  THE  STATE
HIGHWAY  SYSTEM  AS  DESIGNATED  PURSUANT  TO  SUBDIVISION  ONE  OF THIS
SECTION.   HOWEVER,  TO  AVOID  CONFUSION  AND  TO  LIMIT  ANY  POSSIBLE
DISRUPTION  OF COMMERCE, THE DESIGNATION CALLED FOR PURSUANT TO SUBDIVI-
SION ONE OF THIS SECTION SHALL BE ONE OF CEREMONIAL NATURE AND THE OFFI-
CIAL NAME OF SUCH BRIDGE SHALL NOT BE CHANGED AS A RESULT OF THIS ACT.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13696-04-8

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