Bill S5328-2013

Designates a portion of New York state route 208 in the town of Shawangunk in Ulster county, state of New York as the Edward S. Tucker Memorial Boulevard

Designates a portion of New York state route 208 in the town of Shawangunk in Ulster county, as the "Edward S. Tucker Memorial Boulevard".

Details

Actions

  • Nov 13, 2013: SIGNED CHAP.511
  • Nov 1, 2013: DELIVERED TO GOVERNOR
  • Jun 21, 2013: returned to senate
  • Jun 21, 2013: passed assembly
  • Jun 21, 2013: ordered to third reading rules cal.701
  • Jun 21, 2013: substituted for a7532
  • Jun 11, 2013: referred to transportation
  • Jun 11, 2013: DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • Jun 11, 2013: PASSED SENATE
  • Jun 10, 2013: ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • Jun 5, 2013: 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • Jun 4, 2013: 1ST REPORT CAL.1099
  • May 16, 2013: REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION

Votes

VOTE: COMMITTEE VOTE: - Transportation - Jun 4, 2013
Ayes (19): Fuschillo, Robach, Carlucci, Gallivan, Larkin, Maziarz, Nozzolio, O'Mara, Ranzenhofer, Young, Zeldin, Martins, Dilan, Diaz, Kennedy, Perkins, Squadron, Stavisky, Gipson

Memo

BILL NUMBER:S5328

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the highway law, in relation to designating that portion of New York state route 208 in the town of Shawangunk in Ulster county, state of New York as the "Edward S. Tucker Memorial Boulevard"

PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL:

Designates a portion of New York State Route 208 in the Town of Shawangunk in Ulster County as the "Edward S. Tucker Memorial Boulevard."

SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS:

Section 1. Amends the Highway Law by adding a new section 344-b which would designate the section of New York State Route 208 in the Town of Shawangunk in Ulster County, New York, from the intersection with Park Avenue to the intersection with Reservoir Road, as the "Edward S. Tucker Memorial Boulevard."

Section 2. Provides that the Commissioner of Transportation shall provide for the installation and maintenance of adequate signing as designated by section 1 of the bill. Further it provides that that designation created by section 1 of the bill shall be considered ceremonial in nature and the official name of the highway shall not be changed as a result of the act.

Section 3. Effective date.

JUSTIFICATION:

On May 22, 2007, Edward S. Tucker, a retired Town of Shawangunk police officer who was at the time employed as a school crossing guard, was tragically struck by a vehicle and killed at the intersection of New York State Route 208 and Robinson Avenue in the Town of Shawangunk. This legislation designates that stretch of State Route 208 in recognition of his service to the residents of the Town of Shawangunk as a police officer and his devotion to schoolchildren as a school crossing guard.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:

New Bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:

Minimal to State.

EFFECTIVE DATE:

This act shall take effect immediately.


Text

STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 5328 2013-2014 Regular Sessions IN SENATE May 16, 2013 ___________
Introduced by Sen. BONACIC -- 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 that portion of New York state route 208 in the town of Shawangunk in Ulster coun- ty, state of New York as the "Edward S. Tucker Memorial Boulevard" 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 "EDWARD S. TUCKER MEMORIAL BOULEVARD". THAT PORTION OF NEW YORK STATE ROUTE 208 IN THE TOWN OF SHAWANGUNK, IN ULSTER COUNTY STARTING AT THE INTERSECTION WITH PARK AVENUE, PROCEEDING NORTHEASTERLY THROUGH SAID TOWN AND TERMINATING AT ITS INTERSECTION WITH RESERVOIR ROAD SHALL BE DESIGNATED AND KNOWN AS THE "EDWARD S. TUCKER MEMORIAL BOULEVARD". 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.

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