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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 / Electronic banking facilities (P)
Civil Service, Department of
3 / Jurisdictional classification (W)
Education Department
3 / Continuing education requirements for optometrists (P)
Environmental Conservation, Department of
6 / Youth pheasant hunt (A)
Health, Department of
7 / Serialized official New York State prescription form (E)
10 / Non-transplant anatomic banks (AA)
11 / Conditions of citizenship and immigration eligibility (P)
Insurance Department
15 / Rules governing individual and group accident and health insurance reserves (E)
Mental Health, Office of
17 / Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program rates (E)
17 / Medical assistance payment for outpatient programs (E)
Motor Vehicles, Department of
21 / Windshield stickers (P)
21 / Low speed vehicles (P)
New York State 911 Board
21 / Information notices—notice of adoption of minimum standards
Power Authority of the State of New York
22 / Rates for the sale of power and energy (A)
Public Service Commission
23 / Recovery of unavoided costs by Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (A)
23 / Gas curtailment procedures by Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation (A)
23 / Gas curtailment procedures by National Fuel Gas Distribution Corporation (A)
24 / Water rates and charges by Sunrise Ridge Water Company (A)
24 / Quarterly surcharge by Sunrise Ridge Water Company (A)
24 / Water rates and charges by Rainbow Water Company, Inc. (A)
24 / Federal income tax refund by Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation (A)
25 / Rates set for New York State Electric & Gas Corporation (A)
25 / Economic development rider by Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc. (A)
25 / Electric transmission lines (A)
27 / Lease expenses by Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (A)
27 / Net metering tariff changes by Central Hudson Gas and Electric Corporation (A)
27 / Rates and terms of electric service for New York State Electric & Gas Corporation (A)
28 / Water rates and charges by United Water New York Incorporated (A)
28 / Merger of United Water New York Incorporated and United Water South County Water Inc. (A)
28 / Major rate filing by Brooklyn Union Gas Company d/b/a KeySpan Energy Delivery New York (P)
28 / Major rate filing by KeySpan Gas East Corporation d/b/a KeySpan Energy Delivery Long Island (P)
29 / Stock purchase and other regulatory requirements by National Grid, plc, et al. (P)
30 / Interconnection agreement between Verizon New York Inc. and Ygnition Networks, Inc. (P)
30 / Interconnection agreement between Verizon New York Inc. and Vitcom LLC (P)
30 / Interconnection agreement between Verizon New York Inc. and Simlab (P)
31 / Interconnection agreement between Verizon New York Inc. and McGraw Communications, Inc. (P)
31 / Interconnection agreement between Verizon New York Inc. and Globetel, Inc. (P)
31 / Interconnection agreement between Verizon New York Inc. and SBC Long Distance, LLC (P)
31 / Mandatory number pooling (P)
32 / Investment and Outreach Program by Rochester Gas and Electric Corporation (P)
32 / Farm wind net metering by Rochester Gas and Electric Corporation (P)
32 / Farm wind net metering by New York State Gas and Electric Corporation (P)
33 / Farm wind net metering by Central Hudson Gas and Electric Corporation (P)
33 / Farm wind net metering by Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation (P)
33 / Farm wind net metering by Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc. (P)
34 / Farm wind net metering by Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (P)
34 / Deferral of expenses by St. Lawrence Gas Company, Inc. (P)
34 / ESCO Referral Program by New York State Electric and Gas Corporation (P)
35 / Enforcement mechanisms by National Fuel Gas Distribution Corporation (P)
State, Department of
35 / Carbon monoxide alarms (E)
38 / Pool alarms (E)
42 / Manufacturer’s warranty seals and installer’s warranty seals to manufactured homes (E)
Transportation, Department of
45 / Divisible load overweight permit insurance compliance requirements (A)
45 / Access of overdimensional and overweight vehicles (P)
Hearings Scheduled for Proposed Rule Makings / 47
Action Pending Index / 49

Regulatory Agenda
91 / Agriculture and Markets, Department of
92 / Banking Department
92 / Children and Family Services, Office of
93 / Education Department
96 / Environmental Conservation, Department of
103 / Health, Department of
109 / Insurance Department
113 / Labor, Department of
113 / Motor Vehicles, Department of
114 / Real Property Services, Office of
114 / Temporary and Disability Assistance, Office of
115 / Workers’ Compensation Board

Rule Review
117 / Agriculture and Markets, Department of
117 / Banking Department
117 / Children and Family Services, Office of
118 / Education Department
123 / Environmental Conservation, Department of
124 / Health, Department of
131 / Insurance Department
132 / Labor, Department of
133 / Mental Health, Office of
134 / Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities, Office of
135 / Motor Vehicles, Department of
136 / Real Property Services, Office of
136 / State, Department of
137 / Taxation and Finance, Department of
139 / Temporary and Disability Assistance, Office of

Guidance Documents
143 / Mental Health, Office of

Securities Offerings
144 / State Notices
146 / Further State Notices

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

Notice of Availability of State and Federal Funds
159 / Education Department
159 / Governor’s Office for Small Cities
160 / Health, Department of
161 / Mental Health, Office of
161 / Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities, Office of
161 / Temporary and Disability Assistance, Office of

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

Adjudicatory Reports
169 / State, Department of
169 / Temporary and Disability Assistance, Office of