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KEY: (P) Proposal; (RP) Revised Proposal; (E) Emergency; (EP) Emergency and Proposal; (A) Adoption; (AA) Amended Adoption; (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 / National criminal history record checks through the FBI (E)
4 / Home studies for adoptive and foster placements for out-of-state children and inter-county placements (E)
8 / National criminal history record checks through the FBI (A)
8 / Home studies for adoptive and foster placements for out-of-state children and inter-county placements (A)
Delaware River Basin Commission

8 / Information notice and public hearing
Environmental Conservation, Department of
10 / Migratory game bird hunting regulations for the 2007-2008 season (EP)
12 / Nonattainment area (A)
12 / Federal NESHAP rules and emission guidelines (A)
16 / New York State clean air interstate rule (A)
Insurance Department
22 / Establishment of the industry standard rate (E)
23 / Market stabilization mechanisms for individual and small group market (E)
27 / Liability insurance covering all-terrain vehicles (A)
27 / Term life issuance and renewal restrictions (RC)
30 / Market stabilization mechanisms for individual and small group market (P)
Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities, Office of
34 / Reimbursement methodologies for various facilities and services (P)
Power Authority of the State of New York
37 / Revision in rates for the Village of Marathon (A)
37 / Rates for the sale of power and energy to governmental customers located in New York City (P)
37 / Rates for the sale of power and energy to governmental customers in Westchester County (P)
Public Service Commission
38 / Implementation of a Conservation Incentive Program (EP)
38 / Major rate filing by Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (A)
39 / Replenish escrow account by Kiamesha Artesian Spring Water Co., Inc. (A)
39 / Water rates and charges by Westbrook Water Corp. (A)
39 / Rider B—gas rates by Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc. (A)
39 / Uniform system of accounts by Hancock Telephone Company (A)
40 / Business Incentive Rate Program by KeySpan Gas East Corporation d/b/a KeySpan Energy Delivery—Long Island (A)
40 / Weather normalization adjustment by The Brooklyn Union Gas Company d/b/a KeySpan Energy Delivery New York (A)
40 / Low Income Gas Energy Efficiency Program by Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation d/b/a National Grid (A)
40 / Merger and transfer of franchises, works and systems by Aqua New York, Inc., et al.
41 / Deliverability demand determinants by Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation (A)
41 / Accounting for post-employment benefits other than pensions by New York State Electric & Gas Corporation (A)
41 / Certificate of incorporation by Corning Natural Gas Corporation (A)
41 / Submetering of electricity rehearing (P)
42 / Waiver of tariff requirements by Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation d/b/a National Grid (P)
42 / Approval of new types of gas meters and accessories by Valley Energy Incorporated (P)
42 / Annual reconciliation of gas expenses and gas cost recoveries (P)
42 / Adjustment of charge by Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation (P)
43 / Distributed generation residential by Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation (P)
43 / Establishing an electric surcharge to fund energy efficiency programs (P)
43 / Reallocation of system benefit charge funds by New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (P)
44 / Issues of stock, bonds and other forms of indebtedness by Chaffee Water Works Company (P)
44 / Recommendations for energy efficiency programs (P)
State, Department of
45 / Installation of pool alarms (E)
Susquehanna River Basin Commission
50 / Notice of actions taken at September 12, 2007 meeting
50 / Review and approval of projects
Hearings Scheduled for Proposed Rule Makings / 52
Action Pending Index / 53

Regulatory Agenda
97 / Workers’ Compensation Board

Guidance Documents
99 / Office of Real Property Services

Securities Offerings
101 / State Notices

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

Notice of Availability of State and Federal Funds
111 / State Emergency Management Office
111 / Health, Department of

Miscellaneous Notices/Hearings
113 / Notice of Abandoned Property Received by State Comptroller
113 / Public Notices
115 / Sale of Forest Products

Opinions of the Attorney General / 117

2008 Production Schedule

2008 Calendar