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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

Banking Department
1 / Pledge of assets by foreign banking corporations (A)
Children and Family Services, Office of
1 / Caseworker contacts with foster children, their relatives and caregivers (A)
2 / Child protective investigations (A)
Civil Service, Department of
2 / Notice of expiration
Economic Development, Department of
2 / Empire State Film Production Tax Credit Program (P)
Higher Education Services Corporation
4 / New York State Flight 587 Memorial Scholarship (P)
Homeland Security, Office of
5 / Security guard training tax credit (P)
Insurance Department
8 / Physicians and surgeons professional insurance merit rating plans (A)
Long Island Power Authority
8 / Tariff for electric service (P)
Mental Health, Office of
9 / Due process protections afforded to residents of residential programs (A)
Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities, Office of
12 / Enrollment and appeals in Medicare prescription drug plans (E)
15 / Enrollment and appeals in Medicare prescription drug plans (A)
Public Service Commission
15 / Interconnection of the networks between Margaretville Telephone Company, Inc. and Sprint Communications Company L.P. (P)
16 / Elimination of the annual limit on non-rate incentives by Rochester Gas and Electric Corporation (P)
16 / Uniform system of accounts by the City of Jamestown Board of Public Utilities (P)
16 / Municipal electric pole attachment rates (P)
16 / Petition for rehearing by Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc. (P)
17 / Uniform system of accounts by the City of Jamestown Board of Public Utilities (P)
17 / Residential time-of-use service by Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation (P)
17 / Issuance of common stock by Corning Natural Gas Corporation (P)
18 / Annual reconciliation of gas expenses and gas cost recoveries by Corning Natural Gas Corporation (P)
18 / Transfer of water supply assets and electronic tariff filings by Adrian's Acres West Water Company, Inc., et al. (P)
18 / Issues of stock, bonds and other forms of indebtedness; charges by Beaver Dam Lake Water Corporation (P)
19 / Water rates and charges by Spring Glen Lake Water Company LLC (P)
State University of New York
19 / Contracting and purchasing materials, services and construction (P)
Urban Development Corporation
20 / Restore New York's communities initiative (E)
21 / Empire State Economic Development Fund (E)
Hearings Scheduled for Proposed Rule Makings / 25
Action Pending Index / 27

Rule Review
69 / Criminal Justice Services, Division of

Securities Offerings
71 / State Notices

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

Notice of Availability of State and Federal Funds
81 / Children and Family Services, Office of
81 / Criminal Justice Services, Division of
81 / Developmental Disabilities Planning Council
82 / Environmental Conservation, Department of
82 / Environmental Facilities Corporation
82 / Health, Department of
82 / Quality of Care and Advocacy for Persons with Disabilities (CQCAPD), Commission on
83 / Temporary and Disability Assistance, Office of

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

Executive Orders
87 / Executive Order No. 113.121: Continuing the Suspension of Certain Provisions of Law
87 / Executive Order No. 1: Establishment of Ethical Conduct Guidelines
88 / Executive Order No. 2: Eliminating Politics from Government Decisionmaking
89 / Executive Order No. 3: Promotion of Public Access to Government Decisionmaking
90 / Executive Order No. 4: Establishing Judicial Screening Committees to Ensure that Judicial
Officer Appointments are of the Highest Quality
91 / Executive Order No. 5: Review, Continuation and Expiration of Prior Executive Orders

Court Notices
95 / Amendment of Rule - Disciplinary Rules of the Code of Professional Responsibility