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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 / Residential youth facilities (P)
Education Department
3 / Continuing education requirements for optometrists (A)
3 / Superintendents’ conference days (P)
Environmental Conservation, Department of
5 / Notice of withdrawal
5 / Nonattainment area (P)
6 / Federal NESHAP rules and emission guidelines (P)
6 / New York State Clean Air Interstate Rule (P)
Higher Education Services Corporation
13 / General and academic performance awards (P)
Motor Vehicles, Department of
16 / Repair shops (A)
16 / Rear object detection systems (P)
17 / Temporary indicia of registration and inspection (P)
Public Service Commission
18 / Enhanced Powerful Opportunities Program by Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation (A)
18 / Property tax refunds by Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc. (A)
19 / Lightened regulation as a gas corporation by Nornew Energy Supply, Inc. (A)
19 / Customer contribution for unusual expenditures to supply service by Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation (A)
19 / Proration of bills by National Fuel Gas Distribution Corporation (A)
19 / Charges for municipal undergrounding by Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc. (A)
20 / Purchase of accounts receivable by Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation (A)
20 / Property tax refunds received by the Long Island Water Company (A)
20 / Uniform system of accounts by the City of Jamestown Board of Public Utilities (A)
21 / Residential time-of-use service by Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation (A)
21 / Utility tariffs and interruptible customer fuel inventory requirements (P)
Real Property Services, Office of
22 / Annual reports of railroad companies (A)
22 / Annual reports of special franchise owners (A)
22 / Public access to agency records (P)
State, Department of
23 / Outline requirements for continuing education courses for licensed home inspectors (E)
Temporary and Disability Assistance, Office of
25 / Congregate care level 3 enhanced residential care (A)

Hearings Scheduled for Proposed Rule Makings / 27
Action Pending Index / 29

Notice of Availability of State and Federal Funds
69 / Agriculture and Markets, Department of
69 / Children and Family Services, Office of
70 / Education Department
70 / Environmental Conservation, Department of
71 / Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, Office of

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

Appendix / 75

Important Notice Regarding Expiration Dates for Several Proposed Rule Makings / 87