New York State Register - December 2, 2009/Volume XXXI, Issue 48



New York State Register - December 2, 2009/Volume XXXI, Issue 48


Cover and front matter


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

Agriculture and Markets, Department of
1 / Firewood (All Hardwood Species), Nursery Stock, Logs, Green Lumber, Stumps, Roots, Branches
and Debris (E)
Education Department
4 / Museum Collections Management Policies (E)
Environmental Conservation, Department of
7 / Commercial and Recreational Harvest Limits for Winter Flounder (EP)
9 / Pesticide Applicator Certification and Direct Supervision Requirements (A)
9 / Migratory Game Bird Hunting Regulations for the 2009-2010 Season (A)
10 / Operation of Mechanically Propelled Vessels and Aircraft in the Forest Preserve (P)
Health, Department of
13 / Criminal History Record Check (A)
13 / Drinking Water State Revolving Fund (A)
Insurance Department
13 / WORKERS' COMPENSATION INSURANCE RATES: Reserves for Special Disability Fund
Claims (E)
16 / Conduct, Trustworthiness, and Competence of Insurance Producers, Especially Relating to
Compensation Arrangements with Insurers (P)
Labor, Department of
20 / Provision of Safety Ropes and System Components for Firefighters at Risk of Being Trapped at
Elevations (E)
23 / Provision of Safety Ropes and System Components for Firefighters at Risk of Being Trapped at
Elevations (A)
Public Service Commission
24 / The Commission Adopted an Order to Grant in Whole or in Part on an Emergency Basis, the Transfer
of Property Right Petition (EP)
24 / Water Rates and Charges (A)
25 / Transfer of a Gas Transmission Pipeline and Lightened Regulation of AET (A)
25 / Issuance of Up to $20 Million in Long-Term Securities (A)
25 / Approval of Financing and Transfer of Ownership Interests in Two 79.9MW Generation Facilities (A)
25 / Specific Commercial and Industrial Electric and Gas Energy Efficiency Programs (A)
26 / Street Lighting (A)
26 / Revisions to PSC No. 4 - Gas (A)
26 / Major Electric Rate Filing (P)
27 / Major Gas Rate Filing (P)
27 / To Consider the Accounting Revenues and Costs Associated with a Proposed Compressor Project (P)
27 / Approval of a Transfer of Franchises or Stocks (P)
28 / Uniform System of Accounts - Request for Accounting Authorization (P)
28 / The New York State Reliability Council's Revisions to its Rules and Measurements (P)
State, Department of
28 / Qualifying Experience and Education for Real Estate Appraisers (E)
Susquehanna River Basin Commission
31 / Information Notice—Notice of Public Hearing and Commission Meeting
Urban Development Corporation
32 / The Downstate Revitalization Fund Program (E)
Hearings Schedule for Proposed Rule Makings / 36
Action Pending Index / 39

Securities Offerings
89 / State Notices

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

Notice of Availability of State and Federal Funds
97 / Homeland Security, Office of
97 / State, Department of

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

Executive Orders
103 / Executive Order No. 29: Declaring a Disaster Emergency in the State of New York.