assembly Bill A6594

2021-2022 Legislative Session

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

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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:
S7323
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

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
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6594
 
                        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

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   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.
                                                            LBD10278-01-1