Designates a portion of the state highway system along state route 93 in the county of Niagara as the "Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 313 Memorial Highway".
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TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the highway law, in relation to designating a portion of the state highway system in the county of Niagara as the "Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 313 Memorial Highway"
PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF THE BILL: To honor the service of the members of VFW Post 313 for their service to our country by renaming a portion of State route 93 in their honor.
SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
Section 1-Provides for a portion of state route 93 in the Village of Youngstown beginning at the intersection with state route eighteen-F and terminating at the Village Line.
JUSTIFICATION: VFW Post 313 is an important part of the fabric of the community in the Village of Youngstown and the Town of Porter. Designating this portion of Route 93 is a fitting way to recognize not only the personal contributions to our country of the members who comprise the post, but also the importance of the mission and charitable works of the organization as a whole.
LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: New Bill
FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None.
EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately
STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 2063 2013-2014 Regular Sessions IN SENATE January 10, 2013 ___________Introduced by Sen. MAZIARZ -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation AN ACT to amend the highway law, in relation to designating a portion of the state highway system in the county of Niagara as the "Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 313 Memorial Highway" 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-b to read as follows: S 344-B. PORTION OF THE STATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM TO BE DESIGNATED AS THE "VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS POST 313 MEMORIAL HIGHWAY". ALL THAT PORTION OF THE STATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM IN THE COUNTY OF NIAGARA CONSTITUTING STATE ROUTE NINETY-THREE BEGINNING IN THE VILLAGE OF YOUNGSTOWN AT THE INTER- SECTION WITH STATE ROUTE EIGHTEEN-F, PROCEEDING EAST THROUGH SAID VILLAGE AND TERMINATING AT THE VILLAGE LINE OF THE VILLAGE OF YOUNGSTOWN IN THE COUNTY OF NIAGARA, SHALL BE DESIGNATED AND KNOWN AS THE "VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS POST 313 MEMORIAL HIGHWAY". 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 highway 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. LBD06482-01-3