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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

Agriculture and Markets, Department of
1 / National Institute of Standards and Technology Handbook 44, 2007 edition (A)
Environmental Conservation, Department of
1 / Harvest and possession of summer flounder (EP)
Hudson River Park Trust
4 / FOIL regulations (A)
Lottery, Division of the
6 / Raffle to Riches promotional game (E)
Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities, Office of
7 / Notice of expiration
Power Authority of the State of New York
7 / Rates for the sale of power and energy (A)
Public Service Commission
8 / Rural telephone bank dissolution (A)
8 / Potential electric delivery rates disincentives (A)
8 / Potential gas delivery rates disincentives (A)
8 / Utility hedging practices and commodity portfolio management strategies and reporting (A)
9 / Deferral of expenses by St. Lawrence Gas Company, Inc. (A)
9 / Customer charge by Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation (A)
9 / Transfer of hydroelectric facility by Central Hudson Gas and Electric Corporation (A)
10 / Transfer of ownership interests by Mirant NY-Gen LLC and Alliance Energy Renewables LLC (A)
10 / Transfer of franchises by United Waterworks Inc., et al. (A)
10 / Transfer of franchises by Aqua New York, Inc. And Aquarion Water Company of Sea Cliff, Inc. (A)
11 / Corporate restructuring by Aquarion Water Company of New York, Inc., et al. (A)
11 / Incumbent local exchange carriers (P)
11 / Service Quality Assurance Program by Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation d/b/a National Grid (P)
11 / Integrated resource planning for electric supply and long-term contracts (P)
12 / Competitive retail energy markets and mechanisms (P)
12 / Water rates and charges by Westbrook Water Corp. (P)
Racing and Wagering Board
12 / Internet and telephone account wagering on horseracing (E)
16 / Post-race blood gas testing procedures for thoroughbred and harness race horses (P)
18 / Treasure Chest Raffle and Search for the Queen of Hearts (P)
State, Department of
20 / Shared Municipal Services Inventive Awards Grant Program (P)
Triborough Bridge and Tunnel Authority
23 / Ready-mix concrete vehicles (P)
Hearings Scheduled for Proposed Rule Makings / 25
Action Pending Index / 27

Rule Review
69 / Agriculture and Markets, Department of

Securities Offerings
71 / State Notices

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

Notice of Availability of State and Federal Funds
77 / Criminal Justice Services, Division of
77 / Environmental Conservation, Department of
78 / Environmental Facilities Corporation
78 / Health, Department of
78 / Temporary and Disability Assistance, Office of

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

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