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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

Effective with the October 25, 2006 issue of the Register, in compliance with Chapter 230 of the Laws of 2006, individuals may send public comment via electronic mail to those recipients who provided an e-mail address in Notices of Proposed Rule Making. This includes Proposed, Emergency Proposed, Revised Proposed and Emergency Revised Proposed rule makings. Instructions

Rule Making Activities
Children and Family Services, Office of
1 / Caseworker contacts with foster children, their relatives and caregivers (E)
4 / Child protective investigations (E)
Education Department
6 / Voluntary institutional accreditation for title IV purposes (P)
11 / Examination requirements for licensure in public accountancy (P)
13 / Regents diploma with honors (P)
Environmental Conservation, Department of
15 / Environmental remediation programs (A)
18 / Use of disease-resistant or immune cultivars of the genus Ribes (A)
Health, Department of
20 / Self attestation of resources for Medicaid applicants and recipients (E)
Insurance Department
22 / Healthy New York Program (E)
25 / Prohibition against geographical redlining and discriminating in certain property/casualty policies (A)
Labor, Department of
26 / Safety and health standards and general rules (A)
Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities, Office of
26 / Enrollment and appeals in Medicare prescription drug plans (E)
29 / Personal allowance (A)
Public Service Commission

30 / Lightened regulation by Noble Ellenburg Windpark, LLC (A)
30 / Line of credit by Four Corners Water Works Corporation (A)
30 / Lightened regulation as an electric corporation by Noble Bliss (A)
30 / Lightened regulation as an electric corporation by Noble Altona Windpark, LLC (A)
31 / Major rate increase by St. Lawrence Gas Company, Inc. (A)
31 / Waiver of certain application requirements by New York Regional Interconnect Inc. (A)
31 / Energy Services Company price reporting requirements (A)
31 / Transfer of property between Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc. and Verizon New York Inc. (A)
32 / Exemption from certain legal provisions by Fortuna Energy Inc. (Fortuna) and FUSI GP Inc. (FUSI) (A)
32 / Provisions of water service by Northrop Grumman Corporation, et al. (A)
32 / Transfer of ownership of stock between Corning Natural Gas Corporation and C&T Enterprises (A)
32 / Safe transportation of natural gas and liquid petroleum (P)
33 / Water rates and charges by National Aqueous Corporation (P)
33 / Transfer of franchise or stocks by Gaz de France SA, et al. (P)
Hearings Scheduled for Proposed Rule Makings / 35
Action Pending Index / 37

Rule Review
79 / Public Service Commission

Securities Offerings
81 / State Notices
82 / Further State Notices

Advertisements for Bidders/Contractors
85 / Notice to Bidders
85 / Sealed Bids

Notice of Availability of State and Federal Funds
89 / Mental Health, Office of
89 / Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities, Office of
90 / Western New York Developmental Disabilities Services Office

Miscellaneous Notices/Hearings
91 / Notice of Abandoned Property Received by the State Comptroller
91 / Public Notices

Financial Reports / 93