assembly Bill A7613A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the sale of governmental signage or other metal property

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 06, 2016 referred to economic development
Oct 30, 2015 print number 7613a
amend and recommit to economic development
May 20, 2015 referred to economic development

A7613 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5355A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§60, 64 & 69-e, add §§63-b & 69-i, Gen Bus L

A7613 - Summary

Relates to the sale of governmental signage or other metal property.

A7613 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7613

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 20, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. McDONALD -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Economic Development

AN  ACT  to  amend  the general business law, in relation to the sale of
  governmental signage or other metal property

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

  Section 1. Section 60 of the general business law is amended by adding
a new subdivision 4 to read as follows:
  4.  "GOVERNMENT  ISSUED  IDENTIFICATION"  MEANS  ANY CURRENT AND VALID
OFFICIAL FORM OF IDENTIFICATION ISSUED BY THE GOVERNMENT OF  THE  UNITED
STATES  OF  AMERICA,  A STATE, TERRITORY, PROTECTORATE, OR DEPENDENCY OF
THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,  A  COUNTY,  MUNICIPALITY  OR  SUBDIVISION
THEREOF,  ANY PUBLIC AGENCY OR DEPARTMENT THEREOF, OR ANY PUBLIC EMPLOY-
ER, WHICH REQUIRES AND BEARS THE SIGNATURE OF THE PERSON TO WHOM  IT  IS
ISSUED;  PROVIDED,  HOWEVER,  THAT A SOCIAL SECURITY ACCOUNT NUMBER CARD
SHALL NOT BE CONSIDERED TO BE GOVERNMENT ISSUED IDENTIFICATION  FOR  THE
PURPOSES OF THIS ARTICLE.
  S  2. The general business law is amended by adding a new section 63-b
to read as follows:
  S 63-B. PROHIBITION ON SALE OF GOVERNMENT ENTITY SIGNS  OR  HISTORICAL
MARKERS. 1.  NOTWITHSTANDING ANY PROVISION OF LAW, RULE OR REGULATION TO
THE  CONTRARY, IT SHALL BE UNLAWFUL TO SELL, OFFER FOR SALE, OR PURCHASE
AS SCRAP, ANY OF THE FOLLOWING ITEMS UNLESS SUCH ITEMS ARE  OFFERED  FOR
SALE,  SOLD OR PURCHASED AS SCRAP BY A DULY AUTHORIZED EMPLOYEE OR AGENT
OF A GOVERNMENTAL ENTITY ACTING IN HIS OR HER OFFICIAL CAPACITY:
  (A) STREET SIGNS;
  (B) HISTORICAL MARKERS; OR
  (C) ANY OTHER JUNK METAL ITEMS BEARING MARKINGS  OF  ANY  GOVERNMENTAL
ENTITY.
  2.  A DULY AUTHORIZED EMPLOYEE OR AGENT OF A GOVERNMENTAL ENTITY SELL-
ING, OFFERING FOR SALE OR PURCHASING AS SCRAP ANY OF THE ITEMS DESCRIBED

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10845-01-5

A7613A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5355A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§60, 64 & 69-e, add §§63-b & 69-i, Gen Bus L

A7613A - Summary

Relates to the sale of governmental signage or other metal property.

A7613A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 7613--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 20, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. McDONALD -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee  on  Economic  Development  -- committee discharged, bill amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation  to  the  sale  of
  governmental signage or other metal property

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

  Section 1. Section 60 of the general business law is amended by adding
two new subdivisions 4 and 5 to read as follows:
  4. "GOVERNMENT ISSUED IDENTIFICATION"  MEANS  ANY  CURRENT  AND  VALID
OFFICIAL  FORM  OF IDENTIFICATION ISSUED BY THE GOVERNMENT OF THE UNITED
STATES OF AMERICA, A STATE, TERRITORY, PROTECTORATE,  OR  DEPENDENCY  OF
THE  UNITED  STATES  OF  AMERICA,  A COUNTY, MUNICIPALITY OR SUBDIVISION
THEREOF, ANY PUBLIC AGENCY OR DEPARTMENT THEREOF, OR ANY PUBLIC  EMPLOY-
ER,  WHICH  REQUIRES AND BEARS THE SIGNATURE OF THE PERSON TO WHOM IT IS
ISSUED; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT A SOCIAL SECURITY  ACCOUNT  NUMBER  CARD
SHALL  NOT  BE CONSIDERED TO BE GOVERNMENT ISSUED IDENTIFICATION FOR THE
PURPOSES OF THIS ARTICLE.
  5. "GOVERNMENT ENTITY SIGNS" MEANS TRAFFIC CONTROL  DEVICES  OR  SIGNS
USED  WITHIN THE STATE ON STREETS, HIGHWAYS, BIKEWAYS, AND PRIVATE ROADS
OPEN TO PUBLIC TRAVEL AS DESCRIBED IN THE  NATIONAL  MANUAL  ON  UNIFORM
TRAFFIC CONTROL DEVICES FOR STREETS AND HIGHWAYS (MUTCD) AND/OR 17 NYCRR
CHAPTER V.
  S  2. The general business law is amended by adding a new section 63-b
to read as follows:
  S 63-B. PROHIBITION ON SALE OF GOVERNMENT ENTITY SIGNS  OR  HISTORICAL
MARKERS. 1.  NOTWITHSTANDING ANY PROVISION OF LAW, RULE OR REGULATION TO
THE  CONTRARY, IT SHALL BE UNLAWFUL TO SELL, OFFER FOR SALE, OR PURCHASE
AS SCRAP, ANY OF THE FOLLOWING ITEMS UNLESS SUCH ITEMS ARE  OFFERED  FOR
SALE,  SOLD OR PURCHASED AS SCRAP BY A DULY AUTHORIZED EMPLOYEE OR AGENT
OF A GOVERNMENTAL ENTITY ACTING IN HIS OR HER OFFICIAL CAPACITY:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10845-05-5

assembly Bill A3099A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to asbestos project notification fees

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Jan 06, 2016 referred to labor
Oct 30, 2015 print number 3099a
amend and recommit to labor
Jan 22, 2015 referred to labor

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A3099 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §904, Lab L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A3675A
2011-2012: A9928A

A3099 - Summary

Relates to asbestos project notification fees per square foot for friable material.

A3099 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3099

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 22, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. LUPARDO, CROUCH, GOODELL, MAGNARELLI, GIGLIO,
  McDONALD, THIELE, SALADINO -- read once and referred to the  Committee
  on Labor

AN ACT to amend the labor law, in relation to asbestos project notifica-
  tion fees

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 904 of the labor law,  as  amended
by section 1 of part BB of chapter 57 of the laws of 2009, is amended to
read as follows:
  2.  Any  contractor engaged in an asbestos project involving more than
two hundred sixty linear feet or more than one hundred sixty square feet
of asbestos or asbestos materials shall notify both  the  United  States
Environmental  Protection  Agency, Region II, Air and Hazardous Material
Division and the commissioner in writing ten days prior to the commence-
ment of work on the project or, if emergency conditions make it impossi-
ble to provide ten days prior notice, as soon as practicable after iden-
tification of the project. The notice to the commissioner shall  include
the  following  information:  the  name,  address  and asbestos handling
license number of the contractor working on the project; the address and
description of the building or area, including size, age and  prior  use
of the building or area; the amount of friable asbestos material present
in  square  feet  and/or  linear  feet,  if applicable; room designation
numbers or other local information where such asbestos material is found
unless such material is found throughout the entire structure; the sche-
duled starting and completion dates  for  removal;  the  procedures  and
equipment,  including  ventilating  systems  that  will be employed; any
additional information which the commissioner may require; and shall  be
accompanied by a project notification fee as follows:

               Project Size/Linear Feet                Fee

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06330-01-5

Co-Sponsors

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A3099A - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §904, Lab L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A3675A
2011-2012: A9928A

A3099A - Summary

Relates to asbestos project notification fees per square foot for friable material.

A3099A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3099--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 22, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. LUPARDO, CROUCH, GOODELL, MAGNARELLI, GIGLIO,
  McDONALD, THIELE, SALADINO -- read once and referred to the  Committee
  on  Labor  -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the labor law, in relation to asbestos project notifica-
  tion fees

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision 2 of section 904 of the labor law, as amended
by section 1 of part BB of chapter 57 of the laws of 2009, is amended to
read as follows:
  2. Any contractor engaged in an asbestos project involving  more  than
two hundred sixty linear feet or more than one hundred sixty square feet
of  asbestos  or  asbestos materials shall notify both the United States
Environmental Protection Agency, Region II, Air and  Hazardous  Material
Division and the commissioner in writing ten days prior to the commence-
ment of work on the project or, if emergency conditions make it impossi-
ble to provide ten days prior notice, as soon as practicable after iden-
tification  of the project. The notice to the commissioner shall include
the following information:  the  name,  address  and  asbestos  handling
license number of the contractor working on the project; the address and
description  of  the building or area, including size, age and prior use
of the building or area; the amount of friable asbestos material present
in square feet and/or  linear  feet,  if  applicable;  room  designation
numbers or other local information where such asbestos material is found
unless such material is found throughout the entire structure; the sche-
duled  starting  and  completion  dates  for removal; the procedures and
equipment, including ventilating systems  that  will  be  employed;  any
additional  information which the commissioner may require; and shall be
accompanied by a project notification fee as follows:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06330-02-5

UTICA – State Senator Joseph Griffo and State Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi joined the New York State Department of Transportation on Monday, Oct. 26, 2015, to dedicate a portion of State Route 49 from Utica to Rome as the Oneida County Vietnam Veterans Memorial Highway.

As this year marks the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War, today’s ceremonial designation and march of veterans along Route 49 served to honor all the brave men and women who fought in Vietnam, as well as those who gave their lives.

J3090

Congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Francis St. Onge upon the occasion of celebrating their 60th Wedding Anniversary

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J3090


LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Francis St. Onge upon
the occasion of celebrating their 60th Wedding Anniversary

WHEREAS, Francis St. Onge and Elizabeth Trepasso were united in marriage
on September 3, 1955, at Holy Family Church in Fulton, New York; and
WHEREAS, Francis St. Onge retired as a driver for P&C Food Markets
after 37 years of distinguished service; and
WHEREAS, Elizabeth St. Onge retired after 24 years of dedicated
service as a property records clerk for Alltel Telephone Company; and
WHEREAS, In their retirement, Mr. and Mrs. Francis St. Onge enjoy
spending time with their children, grandchildren and great grandchil-
dren; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. Francis St. Onge are and always have been a
tower of strength, support, understanding and limitless love for their
family; and
WHEREAS, Their love, devotion, caring, sensitivity and responsiveness
to their family, friends and all who know them are their hallmark and
tradition; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. Francis St. Onge have lived and continue to live
their lives with great dignity and genuine grace, always demonstrating a
deep and continuing concern for human values and ideals, and in so
doing, they have inspired others to do the same; and
WHEREAS, This meaningful occasion is the result of the love, hard work
and spirit that this couple has invested in their marriage; and
WHEREAS, They have passed these same values to their loved ones,
producing a family that is close-knit and supportive of its individual
members, public-minded in its relations to the community and committed
to the ideals of citizenship upon which this Nation was founded; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. Francis St. Onge have touched the lives of their
family and many friends through the shining example of their marriage,
which is a testament to the devotion and admiration which they possess
for one another; and
WHEREAS, The longevity of this enduring marriage truly marks a mile-
stone in life's journey, an event of personal triumph and joy; and
WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that when an occa-
sion of such importance is brought to our attention, the same should be
memorialized by us for the edification and emulation of others; now,
therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
congratulate Mr. and Mrs. Francis St. Onge upon the occasion of cele-
brating their 60th Wedding Anniversary; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Mr. and Mrs. Francis St. Onge.

actions

  • 30 / Oct / 2015
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 12 / Jan / 2016
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 12 / Jan / 2016
    • ADOPTED

Resolution Details

Law Section:
Resolutions, Legislative

J3089

Congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. Pierce, Sr., upon the occasion of celebrating their 50th Wedding Anniversary

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J3089


LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. Pierce,
Sr., upon the occasion of celebrating their 50th Wedding Anniversary

WHEREAS, Edward Pierce and Jeanne Ferguson were united in marriage on
August 28, 1965, at St. John the Baptist Church in Syracuse, New York;
and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. Edward Pierce, Sr. celebrated their Golden
Wedding Anniversary with their children and grandchildren with a Skanea-
teles Lake dinner cruise; and
WHEREAS, Edward Pierce, Sr. is a veteran of the United States Navy and
is a retired employee of the Carrier Corporation; he also operated Rural
Refrigeration Service; and
WHEREAS, Jeanne Pierce is a retired employee of the General Electric
Corporation; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. Pierce, Sr. enjoy spending time at
their residence in the Adirondack Park; and
WHEREAS, They are and always have been a tower of strength, support,
understanding and limitless love for their family; and
WHEREAS, Their love, devotion, caring, sensitivity and responsiveness
to their family, friends and all who know them are their hallmark and
tradition; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. Pierce, Sr. have lived and continue to
live their lives with great dignity and genuine grace, always demon-
strating a deep and continuing concern for human values and ideals, and
in so doing, they have inspired others to do the same; and
WHEREAS, This meaningful occasion is the result of the love, hard work
and spirit that this couple has invested in their marriage; and
WHEREAS, They have passed these same values to their loved ones,
producing a family that is close-knit and supportive of its individual
members, public-minded in its relations to the community and committed
to the ideals of citizenship upon which this Nation was founded; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. Pierce, Sr. have touched the lives of
their family and many friends through the shining example of their
marriage, which is a testament to the devotion and admiration which they
possess for one another; and
WHEREAS, The longevity of this enduring marriage truly marks a mile-
stone in life's journey, an event of personal triumph and joy; and
WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that when an occa-
sion of such importance is brought to our attention, the same should be
memorialized by us for the edification and emulation of others; now,
therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
congratulate Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. Pierce, Sr. upon the occasion of
celebrating their 50th Wedding Anniversary; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. Pierce, Sr.

actions

  • 30 / Oct / 2015
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 12 / Jan / 2016
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 12 / Jan / 2016
    • ADOPTED

Resolution Details

Law Section:
Resolutions, Legislative

J3088

Congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Reardon upon the occasion of celebrating their 65th Wedding Anniversary

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J3088


LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Reardon upon
the occasion of celebrating their 65th Wedding Anniversary

WHEREAS, Clarence "Pete" and Mary Reardon were united in marriage on
September 16, 1950, at the Sandy Creek Methodist Church; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Reardon are the proud parents of two
daughters, Vicky and Karen, and the loving grandparents of many grand-
children and great-grandchildren; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Reardon are lifelong residents of
Mannsville, New York, and enjoy spending time with family and friends in
their community; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Reardon are and always have been a
tower of strength, support, understanding and limitless love for their
family; and
WHEREAS, Their love, devotion, caring, sensitivity and responsiveness
to their family, friends and all who know them are their hallmark and
tradition; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Reardon have lived and continue to live
their lives with great dignity and genuine grace, always demonstrating a
deep and continuing concern for human values and ideals, and in so
doing, they have inspired others to do the same; and
WHEREAS, This meaningful occasion is the result of the love, hard work
and spirit that this couple has invested in their marriage; and
WHEREAS, They have passed these same values to their loved ones,
producing a family that is close-knit and supportive of its individual
members, public-minded in its relations to the community and committed
to the ideals of citizenship upon which this Nation was founded; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Reardon have touched the lives of their
family and many friends through the shining example of their marriage,
which is a testament to the devotion and admiration which they possess
for one another; and
WHEREAS, The longevity of this enduring marriage truly marks a mile-
stone in life's journey, an event of personal triumph and joy; and
WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that when an occa-
sion of such importance is brought to our attention, the same should be
memorialized by us for the edification and emulation of others; now,
therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
congratulate Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Reardon upon the occasion of cele-
brating their 65th Wedding Anniversary; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Reardon.

actions

  • 30 / Oct / 2015
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 12 / Jan / 2016
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 12 / Jan / 2016
    • ADOPTED

Resolution Details

Law Section:
Resolutions, Legislative

J3087

Congratulating Mr. and Mrs. John Fields upon the occasion of celebrating their 55th Wedding Anniversary

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J3087


LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Mr. and Mrs. John Fields upon the
occasion of celebrating their 55th Wedding Anniversary

WHEREAS, John "Jack" and Carole Fields met at a USAF dance in Syracuse,
New York, and were united in marriage on October 1, 1960; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. John Fields will celebrate their anniversary
with a gathering held in their honor at their home in December with
their children and grandchildren, as well as a summer trip to Texas and
Georgia to visit their daughters; and
WHEREAS, John Fields was an airman for the United States Air Force,
and worked as a project manager for IBM in Burlington, Vermont for 30
years; and
WHEREAS, After retiring from IBM, John Fields worked at Centro as a
manager, and as a bus driver for 20 years; and
WHEREAS, Carole Fields attended St. Joseph's School of Nursing, and
was an award winning copywriter for an advertising agency; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. John Fields are the proud parents of three
daughters, Jacqueline, Maureen and Jeannine, and the loving grandparents
of numerous grandchildren; and
WHEREAS, They are and always have been a tower of strength, support,
understanding and limitless love for their family; and
WHEREAS, Their love, devotion, caring, sensitivity and responsiveness
to their family, friends and all who know them are their hallmark and
tradition; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. John Fields have lived and continue to live
their lives with great dignity and genuine grace, always demonstrating a
deep and continuing concern for human values and ideals, and in so
doing, they have inspired others to do the same; and
WHEREAS, This meaningful occasion is the result of the love, hard work
and spirit that this couple has invested in their marriage; and
WHEREAS, They have passed these same values to their loved ones,
producing a family that is close-knit and supportive of its individual
members, public-minded in its relations to the community and committed
to the ideals of citizenship upon which this Nation was founded; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. John Fields have touched the lives of their
family and many friends through the shining example of their marriage,
which is a testament to the devotion and admiration which they possess
for one another; and
WHEREAS, The longevity of this enduring marriage truly marks a mile-
stone in life's journey, an event of personal triumph and joy; and
WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that when an occa-
sion of such importance is brought to our attention, the same should be
memorialized by us for the edification and emulation of others; now,
therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
congratulate Mr. and Mrs. John Fields upon the occasion of celebrating
their 55th Wedding Anniversary; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Mr. and Mrs. John Fields.

actions

  • 30 / Oct / 2015
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 12 / Jan / 2016
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 12 / Jan / 2016
    • ADOPTED

Resolution Details

Law Section:
Resolutions, Legislative

J3086

Honoring Roland V. Balch as recipient of a Liberty Medal, the highest honor bestowed upon an individual by the New York State Senate

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring Roland V. Balch upon the occasion of his
designation as recipient of a Liberty Medal, the highest honor bestowed
upon an individual by the New York State Senate

WHEREAS, It is incumbent upon the people of the State of New York to
recognize and acknowledge those within our midst who have made signif-
icant contributions to the quality of life therein; and
WHEREAS, From time to time this Legislative Body takes note of certain
extraordinary individuals it wishes to recognize for their valued
contributions to the success and progress of society and publicly
acknowledge their endeavors which have enhanced the basic humanity among
us all; and
WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is justly proud to honor Roland V.
Balch upon the occasion of his designation as recipient of a Liberty
Medal, the highest honor bestowed upon an individual by the New York
State Senate, to be celebrated at a Ceremony on Veteran's Day, November
11, 2015, at the Temple Baptist Church, Halfmoon, New York; and
WHEREAS, The New York State Senate Liberty Medal was established by
resolution and is awarded to individuals who have merited special
commendation for exceptional, heroic, or humanitarian acts on behalf of
their fellow New Yorkers; and
WHEREAS, Roland V. Balch grew up in Syracuse, New York; after leaving
high school, he worked at a foundry for a period of time; and
WHEREAS, In 1943, Roland V. Balch joined the United States Army, and
trained as an Infantryman; after a year of preparation and service
stateside, he was sent to the European Theatre of Operations, and
arrived in Belgium in February of 1945; and
WHEREAS, Roland V. Balch was assigned to Company C, 38th Infantry
Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division, and participated in fighting in Belgi-
um, crossed the Rhine into Germany, and helped to hold the Bridge at
Remagen; in early April his unit moved into central Germany and headed
east toward Czechoslovakia and Central Europe; and
WHEREAS, In late April of 1945, Roland V. Balch was wounded in action
as his unit moved to hold positions along the Germany-Czechoslovakia
border; just days later, Germany surrendered and the World celebrated
V-E Day; and
WHEREAS, Roland V. Balch departed for home on July 13, 1945, and
arrived in New York Harbor with his comrades seven days later; upon his
separation from Active Duty at Fort Dix, New Jersey, on April 14, 1946,
he went to work for International Harvester; and
WHEREAS, During that time, Roland V. Balch went back to school and
earned his high school diploma; in addition, he took some correspondence
courses in Accounting, and then transferred to the Harvester plant in
the Capital District, where he was employed until his retirement; and
WHEREAS, Roland V. Balch earned several medals and accolades for his
exceptional military service including the American Campaign Medal, the
European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal, the Good Conduct Medal,
and Combat Infantryman Badge, as well as the Purple Heart; and
WHEREAS, Roland V. Balch is a faithful member of Temple Baptist
Church, Halfmoon, New York, where he serves as a favorite usher; and
WHEREAS, With him throughout have been his loving wife, Kathy, and
their two devoted sons, all of whom feel privileged to be a part of his
life and rejoice in his achievements; and
WHEREAS, Having exhibited his patriotism both at home and abroad,
Roland V. Balch demonstrated his love for his country and merits forev-
ermore the highest respect of his State and Nation; and

WHEREAS, Our Nation's veterans deserve to be recognized, commended and
thanked by the people of the State of New York for their service and for
their dedication to their communities, their State and their Nation;
now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor Roland V. Balch upon the occasion of his designation as recipient
of a Liberty Medal, the highest honor bestowed upon an individual by the
New York State Senate; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Roland V. Balch.

actions

  • 30 / Oct / 2015
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 12 / Jan / 2016
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 12 / Jan / 2016
    • ADOPTED

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senate Bill S6081

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Establishes a health care proxy registry within the department of health

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 14, 2016 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1732
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 13, 2016 print number 6081a
amend and recommit to finance
Mar 22, 2016 reported and committed to finance
Jan 06, 2016 referred to health
Oct 30, 2015 referred to rules

Co-Sponsors

S6081 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6307
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§2980 & 2984, add §2986-a, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A5484
2011-2012: A4545
2009-2010: A3450

S6081 - Summary

Establishes a health care proxy registry within the department of health to maintain the health care proxies of persons electing to submit proxies to such registry and to provide access thereto by attending health care providers and the principal of the health care proxy.

S6081 - Sponsor Memo

S6081 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6081

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            October 30, 2015
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to establishing with-
  in the department of health a health care proxy registry

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

  Section  1. Section 2980 of the public health law is amended by adding
a new subdivision 16 to read as follows:
  16. "HEALTH CARE PROXY REGISTRY" OR "REGISTRY" MEANS THE  HEALTH  CARE
PROXY  REGISTRY  ESTABLISHED BY SECTION TWENTY-NINE HUNDRED EIGHTY-SIX-A
OF THIS ARTICLE.
  S 2. Subdivision 1 of section 2984 of the public health law, as  added
by chapter 752 of the laws of 1990, is amended to read as follows:
  1. (A) A health care provider who is provided with a health care proxy
shall  arrange  for  the  proxy  or a copy thereof to be inserted in the
principal's medical record  if  the  health  care  proxy  has  not  been
included in such record.
  (B) WHERE THE PROVISIONS OF PARAGRAPH (A) OF THIS SUBDIVISION HAVE NOT
BEEN   MET   AND   THE   REQUIREMENTS  OF  SECTION  TWENTY-NINE  HUNDRED
EIGHTY-THREE OF THIS ARTICLE HAVE BEEN SATISFIED, AN ATTENDING PHYSICIAN
OR HEALTH CARE PROVIDER SHALL CONTACT THE REGISTRY TO DETERMINE  WHETHER
THE  INDIVIDUAL  HAS TRANSMITTED A HEALTH CARE PROXY TO THE REGISTRY. IN
THE EVENT SUCH INDIVIDUAL HAS TRANSMITTED HIS OR HER HEALTH  CARE  PROXY
TO  THE  REGISTRY,  SUCH  HEALTH  CARE  PROXY OR A COPY THEREOF SHALL BE
INSERTED IN THE PRINCIPAL'S MEDICAL RECORD.
  S 3. The public health law is amended by adding a new  section  2986-a
to read as follows:
  S 2986-A. HEALTH CARE PROXY REGISTRY. 1. DEFINITIONS. FOR THE PURPOSES
OF THIS SECTION, "HEALTH CARE PROXY" OR "HEALTH CARE PROXIES" SHALL MEAN
A HEALTH CARE PROXY OR HEALTH CARE PROXIES PROPERLY EXECUTED PURSUANT TO
THIS ARTICLE.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10023-01-5

Co-Sponsors

S6081A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6307
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§2980 & 2984, add §2986-a, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A5484
2011-2012: A4545
2009-2010: A3450

S6081A - Summary

Establishes a health care proxy registry within the department of health to maintain the health care proxies of persons electing to submit proxies to such registry and to provide access thereto by attending health care providers and the principal of the health care proxy.

S6081A - Sponsor Memo

S6081A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 6081--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            October 30, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. HANNON, ORTT -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules --  recommitted
  to the Committee on Health in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
  reported  favorably from said committee and committed to the Committee
  on Finance -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to establishing with-
  in the department of health a health care proxy registry

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

  Section  1. Section 2980 of the public health law is amended by adding
a new subdivision 16 to read as follows:
  16. "HEALTH CARE PROXY REGISTRY" OR "REGISTRY" MEANS THE  HEALTH  CARE
PROXY  REGISTRY  ESTABLISHED BY SECTION TWENTY-NINE HUNDRED EIGHTY-SIX-A
OF THIS ARTICLE.
  S 2. Subdivision 1 of section 2984 of the public health law, as  added
by chapter 752 of the laws of 1990, is amended to read as follows:
  1. (A) A health care provider who is provided with a health care proxy
shall  arrange  for  the  proxy  or a copy thereof to be inserted in the
principal's medical record  if  the  health  care  proxy  has  not  been
included in such record.
  (B) WHERE THE PROVISIONS OF PARAGRAPH (A) OF THIS SUBDIVISION HAVE NOT
BEEN   MET   AND   THE   REQUIREMENTS  OF  SECTION  TWENTY-NINE  HUNDRED
EIGHTY-THREE OF THIS ARTICLE HAVE BEEN SATISFIED, AN ATTENDING PHYSICIAN
OR HEALTH CARE PROVIDER SHALL CONTACT THE REGISTRY TO DETERMINE  WHETHER
THE  INDIVIDUAL  HAS TRANSMITTED A HEALTH CARE PROXY TO THE REGISTRY. IN
THE EVENT SUCH INDIVIDUAL HAS TRANSMITTED HIS OR HER HEALTH  CARE  PROXY
TO  THE  REGISTRY,  SUCH  HEALTH  CARE  PROXY OR A COPY THEREOF SHALL BE
INSERTED IN THE PRINCIPAL'S MEDICAL RECORD.
  S 3. The public health law is amended by adding a new  section  2986-a
to read as follows:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10023-02-6

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