Designates a portion of the state highway system, in the city of Albany, county of Albany, as the "Charles M. Stern Jr. Memorial Bridge".
STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ S. 5667 A. 7724 2015-2016 Regular Sessions S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y May 26, 2015 ___________IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. BRESLIN -- read twice and ordered print- ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Transporta- tion IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. STECK -- read once and referred to the Committee on Transportation AN ACT to amend the highway law, in relation to designating a portion of the state highway system as the "Charles M. Stern Jr. Memorial 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-d to read as follows: S 344-D. PORTION OF THE STATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM TO BE DESIGNATED AS THE "CHARLES M. STERN MEMORIAL BRIDGE". THE BRIDGE ACROSS THE HUDSON RIVER ON INTERSTATE ROUTE NINETY, IN THE CITY OF ALBANY, COUNTY OF ALBANY, SHALL BE DESIGNATED AND KNOWN AS THE "CHARLES M. STERN JR. MEMORIAL BRIDGE". S 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. S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD11043-01-5