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S08101 Text:

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                    IN SENATE
                                     January 8, 2024
        Introduced  by  Sen. WALCZYK -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation --  commit-
          tee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recom-
          mitted to said committee
        AN ACT to amend the highway law, in relation to designating a portion of
          the state highway system as the "Michael J. Finerson Memorial Bridge"

          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-p to
     2  read as follows:
     3    §  344-p.  Portion of the state highway system to be designated as the
     4  "Michael J. Finerson Memorial Bridge". All that  portion  of  the  state
     5  highway  system constituting the bridge over the Chaumont River on state
     6  route 12E in the village of Chaumont,  county  of  Jefferson,  shall  be
     7  designated and known as the "Michael J. Finerson Memorial Bridge".
     8    §  2. The commissioner of transportation shall provide for the instal-
     9  lation and maintenance of adequate signing of the state  highway  system
    10  as  designated  pursuant  to  section one of this act. However, to avoid
    11  confusion and to limit any possible disruption of commerce,  the  desig-
    12  nation  called  for  pursuant to section one of this act shall be one of
    13  ceremonial nature and the official name of  such  bridge  shall  not  be
    14  changed as a result of this act.
    15    § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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