S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2015-2016 Regular Sessions
I N A S S E M B L Y
May 6, 2015
Introduced by M. of A. BRONSON -- read once and referred to the Commit-
tee on Transportation
AN ACT to amend the highway law, in relation to designating portions of
the state highway system as the "Rochester Veterans Memorial Highway"
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
1 Section 1. The highway law is amended by adding a new section 344-d to
2 read as follows:
3 S 344-D. PORTION OF THE STATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM TO BE DESIGNATED AS THE
4 "ROCHESTER VETERANS MEMORIAL HIGHWAY". ALL THAT PORTION OF THE STATE
5 HIGHWAY SYSTEM CONSTITUTING STATE ROUTE FIFTEEN A IN THE CITY OF ROCHES-
6 TER, COUNTY OF MONROE, BEGINNING AT THE EASTERLY LINE OF MT. HOPE
7 AVENUE, CONTINUING IN A GENERALLY SOUTHERLY DIRECTION, AND TERMINATING
8 AT THE ERIE CANAL SHALL BE DESIGNATED AND KNOWN AS THE "ROCHESTER VETER-
9 ANS MEMORIAL HIGHWAY".
10 S 2. The commissioner of transportation shall provide for the instal-
11 lation and maintenance of adequate signing of the state highway system
12 as designated pursuant to section one of this act. However, to avoid
13 confusion and to limit any possible disruption of commerce, the desig-
14 nations called for pursuant to section one of this act shall be of cere-
15 monial nature and the official name of state route 15 A shall not be
16 changed as a result of this act.
17 S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.