New York State Register - January 6, 2010/Volume XXXII, Issue 1


 


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

Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services, Office of
1 / Administration of ‘‘Other Approved Agents’’ Such as Buprenophrine and the Ability to Also Prescribe
Buprenophrine to Treat Addicts (E)
Banking Department
2 / Registration and Financial Responsibility Requirements for Mortgage Loan Servicers (E)
6 / License, Financial Responsibility, Education and Test Requirements for Mortgage Loan Originators
(E)
Children and Family Services, Office of
9 / Educational Stability of Foster Children, Transition Planning and Relative Involvement in Foster
Care Cases (E)
Correction, State Commission of
13 / Inmate Institutional Fund Accounts (A)
Correctional Services, Department of
13 / Designation and Classification of Correctional Facilities (P)
14 / Edgecombe Correctional Facility (P)
Education Department
14 / Definition of Unprofessional Conduct and the Licensure Requirements for Certified Public Accountants
and Public Accountants (E)
19 / Standing Committees of the Board of Regents (E)
20 / Definition of Unprofessional Conduct and the Licensure Requirements for Certified Public Accountants
and Public Accountants (A)
24 / Teachers' Certificates and Teaching Practice (A)
24 / Diploma Requirements for Students with Disabilities (A)
25 / Continuing Education and Limited Permits for Dentistry (P)
Elections, State Board of
27 / Voting Systems Standards Amendment to Remove Under Vote Notification by Ballot Counting
Scanner (A)
Environmental Conservation, Department of
27 / Allow Fishing at DEC Boat Launching Facilities; Increase Opportunities and Ease Conditions for the
Use of Bait Fish (A)
Health, Department of
27 / Ocean Surf Bathing Beaches and Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) (E)
31 / WIC Vendor Minimum Stocking Requirements (A)
31 / Early Intervention Program (P)
Insurance Department
35 / Flexible Rating for Nonbusiness Automobile Insurance Policies (E)
39 / Workers' Compensation Insurance - Independent Livery Driver Benefit Fund (E)
40 / Flexible Rating for Nonbusiness Automobile Insurance Policies (A)
Labor, Department of
41 / Making Adjustments to the Regulations Dealing with the State Minimum Wage as Required by the
Increase in the Federal Minimum Wage that Took Effect 7/24/09 and Adjusting Various Wage
Allowances in the Same Proportion as this Minimum Wage Increase (A)
Mental Health, Office of
41 / Operation of Residential Programs for Adults (P)
Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities, Office of
41 / Appeals Process for Certain Disqualified Individuals with Developmental Disabilities Who Wish to
Purchase or Possess a Firearm (EP)
Motor Vehicles, Department of
44 / Oneida County Motor Vehicle Use Tax (P)
Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, Office of
44 / Snowmobile Accident Reports (A)
Power Authority of the State of New York
45 / Rates for the Sale of Power and Energy (A)
45 / Rates for the Sale of Power and Energy (P)
Probation and Correctional Alternatives, Division of
45 / Graduated Sanctions and Violations of Probation (A)
Public Service Commission
51 / Notice of withdrawal
51 / Water Rates and Charges (A)
51 / Major Gas Rate Filing (A)
51 / Development Planning for Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc.'s Hudson Avenue
Generating Facility (A)
52 / Major Electric Rate Filing (A)
52 / Water Rates, Charges and Regulations (A)
52 / Water Rates and Charges (A)
52 / Abandonment of the Shelter Valley Water Works and Cancelling Its Tariff (A)
53 / Competitive Transition Charges (A)
53 / Partial Waiver of Section 609.4(b)(7) Pertaining to Certain Final Termination Language in Final
Disconnection Notices (A)
53 / Utility Austerity Filings (A)
53 / Transfer of Industrial Water Supply System (A)
54 / Waiver of Tariff Provisions (A)
54 / Revenue Decoupling Mechanism in KEDNY's Service Territory (A)
54 / National Grid's 2010 Economic Development Plan (A)
54 / Revenue Decoupling Mechanism in KEDLI's Service Territory (A)
55 / Water Rates and Charges (A)
55 / Approve Amendments to PSC No. 8—Electricity, Effective January 1, 2010 (A)
55 / Annual Reconciliation Filings by Sixteen New York Local Gas Distribution Companies and Two
Municipalities (A)
55 / Water Rates and Charges (A)
56 / Amendment to 16 NYCRR Part 7 (P)
57 / Minor Rate Filing (P)
57 / Demand Response Initiatives (P)
57 / Minor Rate Filing (P)
58 / The New York State Reliability Council's Revisions to Its Rules and Measurements (P)
58 / Transfer of Water Supply Assets (P)
58 / Whether to Permit the Use of Itron Solid State Electric Meter Line for Use in Residential and Commercial
Accounts (P)
58 / Joint Proposal Regarding Examination of Electric Capital Expenditures (P)
Real Property Services, Office of
59 / Reimbursement of Training Expenses (E)
Workers’ Compensation Board
60 / Independent Livery Driver Benefit Fund (E)
Hearings Schedule for Proposed Rule Makings / 65
Action Pending Index / 69

Regulatory Agenda
119 / Education Department
122 / Environmental Conservation, Department of
130 / Health, Department of
136 / Insurance Department
140 / Labor, Department of
141 / Motor Vehicles, Department of
142 / Real Property Services, Office of
142 / State, Department of
143 / Temporary and Disability Assistance, Office of
144 / Workers’ Compensation Board

Rule Review
147 / Agriculture and Markets, Department of
147 / Civil Service, Department of
148 / Education Department
159 / Environmental Conservation, Department of
161 / Health, Department of
165 / Insurance Department
167 / Labor, Department of
167 / Mental Health, Office of
168 / Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities, Office of
170 / Motor Vehicles, Department of
170 / Public Service Commission
171 / Real Property Services, Office of
171 / State, Department of
173 / Taxation and Finance, Department of
174 / Temporary and Disability Assistance, Office of

Guidance Documents
179 / Temporary and Disability Assistance, Office of

Securities Offerings
207 / State Notices

Advertisements for Bidders/Contractors
209 / Notice to Bidders

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

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

Executive Orders
215 / Executive Order No. 28.2: Continuing The Declaration of a Disaster in the County of Essex and
Contiguous Areas and Suspending Certain Provisions of Law.
216 / Executive Order No. 32: Establishing the Governor’s Task Force on the Implementation of the 2009
Public Authorities Reform Act.