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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

Banking Department
1 / Authorization and education requirements for mortgage loan originators (E)
5 / Authorization and education requirements for mortgage loan originators (P)
Civil Service, Department of
9 / Jurisdictional classifications (P)
Education Department
12 / Universal prekindergarten programs (E)
17 / Accrediation of teacher education programs (E)
20 / Universal prekindergarten programs (A)
21 / Excelsior Scholars Program (A)
21 / Disaster planning (A)
21 / Local government records management (A)
Environmental Conservation, Department of
21 / Recreational harvest and possession of summer flounder (E)
Health, Department of
24 / Rate enhancement/pay for performance (P)
26 / Licensed home care services agency regulations (P)
Insurance Department
28 / Establishment of the industry standard rate (E)
Lottery, Division of the
30 / Lucky sum promotional game feature (A)
30 / Lotto extra (A)
Power Authority of the State of New York
30 / Rates for the sale of power and energy to governmental customers located in New York City (A)
32 / Rates for the sale of power and energy to governmental customers in Westchester County (A)
Public Service Commission
32 / Lightened regulation by Noble Wethersfield Windpark, LLC (A)
33 / Franchising process between the Town of French Creek and Time Warner Entertainment-Advance/Newhouse Partnership (A)
33 / Competitive transition charges by Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation (A)
33 / Purchases of installed capacity by Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (A)
33 / Implementation of a Conservation Incentive Program (A)
34 / Waiver of tariff requirements by Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation d/b/a National Grid (A)
34 / Adjustment of charge by Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation (A)
34 / Lightened regulation by Noble Bellmont Windpark, LLC (A)
34 / Outdoor and street lighting tariffs by New York State Electric & Gas Corporation (A)
35 / Outdoor and street lighting tariffs by Rochester Gas and Electric Corporation (A)
35 / Issuance of preferred stock by Corning Natural Gas Corporation (A)
35 / Interconnection agreement between Citizens Telecommunications Company of New York and Talk America d/b/a Cavalier Telephone LLC (P)
35 / Interconnection agreement between Verizon New York Inc. and First Communications, LLC (P)
36 / Interconnection agreement between Verizon New York Inc. and Sky Satellite Corp. (P)
36 / Interconnection agreement between Verizon New York Inc. and M5 Networks, Inc. (P)
36 / Interconnection agreement between Frontier Communications of AuSable Valley, Inc. and Sprint Spectrum L.P. (P)
37 / Interconnection agreement between Frontier Communications of Seneca-Gorham, Inc. and Sprint Spectrum L.P. (P)
37 / Interconnection agreement between Ogden Telephone Company and Sprint Spectrum L.P. (P)
37 / Elimination of the annual limit on non-rate incentives by Rochester Gas and Electric Corporation (P)
37 / Recovery of costs of an energy efficiency program by the New York Association of Public Power (P)
38 / Submetering of electricity by 447-453 West 18 LP (P)
38 / Uniform system of accounts by Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation (P)
38 / Eligibility requirements and grant ceiling limits by Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation d/b/a National Grid (P)
39 / Proposed financial protections by Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation d/b/a National Grid (P)
39 / Stray voltage testing by Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc. (P)
Racing and Wagering Board
39 / Disqualification of a horse for intentional or careless interference (E)
State, Department of
40 / Manufactured homes (E)
Susquehanna River Basin Commission
45 / Notice of actions taken at December 5, 2007 meeting
Hearings Scheduled for Proposed Rule Makings / 46
Action Pending Index / 47

Regulatory Agenda
93 / Agriculture and Markets, Department of
94 / Banking Department
94 / Education Department
98 / Environmental Conservation, Department of
105 / Health, Department of
110 / Insurance Department
115 / Medicaid Inspector General, Office of the
116 / Motor Vehicles, Department of
117 / Real Property Services, Office of
117 / State, Department of
118 / Temporary and Disability Assistance, Office of

Rule Review
121 / Agriculture and Markets, Department of
121 / Banking Department
121 / Education Department
134 / Environmental Conservation, Department of
135 / Health, Department of
139 / Insurance Department
143 / Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities, Office of
145 / Motor Vehicles, Department of
145 / Real Property Services, Office of
145 / State, Department of
147 / Taxation and Finance, Department of
147 / Temporary and Disability Assistance, Office of

Securities Offerings
153 / State Notices

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

Notice of Availability of State and Federal Funds
163 / Education Department
163 / Quality of Care and Advocacy for Persons with Disabilities, Commission on

Miscellaneous Notices/Hearings
165 / Notice of Abandoned Property Received by the State Comptroller
165 / Notice of Public Hearing
165 / Public Notices
166 / Sale of Forest Products