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KEY: (P) Proposal; (RP) Revised Proposal; (RC) Revised Proposal/Continuation; (RXC) Revised Proposal/Extra Continuation; (E) Emergency; (EP) Emergency and Proposal; (A) Adoption; (AA) Amended Adoption; (C) Continuation; (W) Withdrawal

Rule Making Activities

Agriculture and Markets, Department of
1 / Pine shoot beetle quarantine (E)
Children and Family Services, Office of
4 / Statewide Automated Child Welfare Information Systems (SACWIS) (C)
Civil Service, Department of
4 / Jurisdictional classifications (A)
Education Department
5 / Requirements for conferral of a college degree and home instruction (C)
6 / Residency option pathway for dental licensure (P)
7 / Executive director of the Office of Teaching Initiatives (P)
10 / Local high school equivalency diploma (P)
11 / Adult literacy education aid (P)
Environmental Conservation, Department of
13 / Recreational harvest and possession of marine fish species (ERP)
18 / Sanitary conditions of shellfish lands (A)
Health, Department of
20 / Water well construction (P)
Insurance Department
24 / Claim submission guidelines (E)
27 / Physicians and surgeons professional insurance merit rating plans (E)
30 / Charges for professional health services (RC)
Public Service Commission
34 / Lightened regulation by Astoria Energy LLC (A)
34 / Petitions for rehearing and clarification by Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation (A)
34 / Replacement of expired storage contracts and capacity cost imputation by Rochester Gas & Electric Corporation (A)
34 / Lightened regulation of utility operations by Eastman Kodak Company (A)
35 / Initial tariff schedule by Emerald Green Lake Louise Marie Water Company, Inc. (A)
35 / Transfer of certain cable system facilities by Time Warner NY Cable, Inc. (A)
35 / 2003 reliability report by Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (A)
35 / Net metering special provisions by Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation (A)
36 / Financing of ongoing operations at 50 MW coal-fired generation facility by Black River Generation LLC (A)
36 / Tariff filing by Misty Hills Water Corporation (A)
36 / Tariff filing by Hilltop Meadows Water-Works Corp. (A)
36 / Water service by Saratoga Water Services, Inc. (Saratoga) (A)
37 / Water services by Saratoga Water Services, Inc. (Saratoga) (A)
37 / Lightened regulation by Black River Power LLC and Black River Generation LLC (A)
37 / Major rate increase by Heritage Hills Water Works Corporation (A)
37 / Water rates and charges by Long Island Water Corporation (P)
38 / Interconnection agreement between Verizon New York Inc. and Atlantic Telecom, Inc. (P)
38 / Interconnection agreement between Verizon New York, Inc. and New Horizons Communications Corp. (P)
38 / Purchase of the retail suppliers accounts receivable by Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation (P)
38 / Two-meter and time-differentiated metering options by Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation (P)
39 / New types of electricity meters, transformers and auxiliary devices by Consolidated Edison Company of New York (P)
39 / Two-meter and time-differentiated metering options (P)
39 / Rider M—voluntary real-time pricing by Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (P)
40 / Retail Access Program by Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation (P)
40 / Interruptible and off-peak customers by Consolidated Edison Company of New York (P)
40 / Electric safety requirements by Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (P)
41 / Application form for steam service by Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (P)
41 / Transfer of certain cable system facilities by Staten Island Cable, LLC (P)
41 / Transfer of certain cable system facilities by Queens Inner Unity Cable System (P)
41 / Transfer of certain cable system facilities by CAT Holdings, LLC (P)
42 / Lightened regulation by Northrup Grumman Corporation and Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation (P)
Racing and Wagering Board
42 / Drug testing in horses (E)
45 / Trifecta wagering (EP)
Workers’ Compensation Board
46 / Waiver agreements (E)
Hearings Scheduled for Proposed Rule Makings / 49
Action Pending Index / 51

Regulatory Agenda
93 / Agriculture and Markets, Department of

Rule Review
95 / Lake George Park Commission

Securities Offerings

101 / State Notices
103 / Further State Notices

Advertisements for Bidders/Contractors

113 / Notice to Bidders

Notice of Availability of State and Federal Funds
115 / Education Department
115 / Finger Lakes Developmental Disabilities Services Office
115 / Governor’s Office for Small Cities
116 / Temporary and Disability Assistance, Office of

Miscellaneous Notices/Hearings
117 / Notice of Abandoned Property Received by the State Comptroller
117 / Public Notices
119 / Sale of Forest Products

Appendix / 121