assembly Bill A6594

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Renames the Governor Mario M. Cuomo bridge the Tappan Zee bridge

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 10, 2022 held for consideration in transportation
Jan 05, 2022 referred to transportation
Mar 19, 2021 referred to transportation


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A6594 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §356, Pub Auth L; amd §§13-0103 & 13-0307, En Con L; amd §§342-ww & 349-a, Hway L
Versions Introduced in 2023-2024 Legislative Session:
A4588, S4558

A6594 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Renames the Governor Mario M. Cuomo bridge the Tappan Zee bridge; directs the commissioner of transportation to provide for the installation and maintenance of adequate signing of the state highway system.

A6594 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
                              March 19, 2021
 Introduced by M. of A. LAWLER -- read once and referred to the Committee
   on Transportation
 AN  ACT to amend the public authorities law, the environmental conserva-
   tion law and the highway law, in relation  to  renaming  the  Governor
   Mario M.  Cuomo bridge the Tappan Zee bridge

   Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 356 of the public authorities law,
 as amended by section 6 of part M of chapter 61 of the laws of 2017,  is
 amended to read as follows:
   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
 Mario M. Cuomo] TAPPAN  ZEE  Bridge",  including  a  highway  connection
 between  "The  [Governor  Mario M. Cuomo] TAPPAN ZEE 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.
   § 2. Section 13-0103 of the environmental conservation law, as amended
 by  section 7 of part M of chapter 61 of the laws of 2017, is amended to
 read as follows:
 § 13-0103. Marine and coastal district described.
   The marine and coastal district shall include the waters of the Atlan-
 tic Ocean within three nautical miles from the coast line and all  other
 tidal  waters  within  the  state,  including the Hudson River up to the
 [Governor Mario M. Cuomo] TAPPAN ZEE bridge.

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