senate Bill S7497

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Designates a portion of the state highway system as the "Chief Samuel A. Johnson, Sr. Memorial Bridge"

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee


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Nov 01, 2021 referred to rules

S7497 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Highway Law
Laws Affected:
Add §344-n, Hway L

S7497 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Designates a portion of the state highway system in Jefferson County as the "Chief Samuel A. Johnson, Sr. Memorial Bridge".

S7497 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7497 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7497
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             November 1, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN ACT to amend the highway law, in relation to designating a portion of
   the state highway system as the "Chief Samuel A. Johnson, Sr.  Memori-
   al Bridge"

   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-n to
 read as follows:
   §  344-N.  PORTION OF THE STATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM TO BE DESIGNATED AS THE
 "CHIEF SAMUEL A. JOHNSON, SR. MEMORIAL BRIDGE". ALL THAT PORTION OF  THE
 STATE  HIGHWAY SYSTEM CONSTITUTING THE BRIDGE ON STATE ROUTE ONE HUNDRED
 EIGHTY, CROSSING THE BLACK RIVER FROM THE VILLAGE  OF  DEXTER,  TOWN  OF
 BROWNVILLE,  COUNTY  OF  JEFFERSON, TO THE TOWN OF HOUNSFIELD, COUNTY OF
 JEFFERSON, SHALL BE DESIGNATED AND KNOWN AS THE "CHIEF SAMUEL  A.  JOHN-
 SON, SR.  MEMORIAL BRIDGE".
   §  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 one of
 ceremonial nature and the official name of  such  bridge  shall  not  be
 changed as a result of this act.
   § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD13003-02-1


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