New York State Register January 5, 2011/Volume XXXIII, 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

Individuals may send public comment via electronic mail to those recipients who provide 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 / Species of Ash Trees, Parts Thereof and Products and Debris Therefrom Which Are at Risk to Infestation
by the Emerald Ash Borer (P)
Children and Family Services, Office of
6 / Kinship Guardianship Assistance and Non-Recurring Guardianship Expense Program (EP)
Education Department
10 / Mandatory Quality Review Program for Public Accountancy (E)
14 / Age and Four-Year Limitations for Participation in Senior High School Athletic Competition (E)
17 / New Standards for Academic Progress for Tuition Assistance Program for the 2010-11 Academic
Year (E)
19 / Regents Standing Committees (E)
21 / Appeals to Commissioner of Education Relating to New York City Charter School Location/Co-
Location and Building Usage Plans (E)
23 / Regents Standing Committees (E)
25 / Mandatory Quality Review Program for Public Accountancy (A)
25 / Age and Four-Year Limitations for Participation in Senior High School Athletic Competition (A)
25 / New Standards for Academic Progress for Tuition Assistance Program for the 2010-11 Academic
Year (A)
26 / Diploma Credit for Languages Other Than English and State Assessments in Social Studies (A)
26 / Amend Teacher Education Program Registration Requirements for Special Education and Special
Education Certification Requirements (RP)
Environmental Conservation, Department of
28 / Otter Creek Trail System Assembly Area (P)
Health, Department of
30 / NYS Newborn Screening Panel (E)
33 / Ambulatory Patient Groups (APGs) Payment Methodology (A)
Insurance Department
33 / Valuation of Life Insurance Reserves (E)
36 / Recognition of the 2001 CSO Mortality Table and Preferred Mortality Tables in Determining Minimum
Reserve Liabilities (E)
38 / Workers' Compensation Insurance (E)
40 / Audited Financial Statements (E)
43 / Regulations Implementing the Comprehensive Motor Vehicle Insurance Reparations Act (E)
44 / Variable Life Insurance (P)
Lottery, Division of the
46 / Operation of the LOTTO Game and the New York Lottery Subscription Program (A)
Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, Office of
46 / Certification of Rehabilitation Work for Compliance with Historic Preservation Standards to Obtain
Tax Credits (P)
Public Service Commission
48 / Orange and Rockland's EEPS ‘‘Fast Track’’ Residential Electric HVAC Program (A)
48 / Major Water Rate Filing (A)
48 / Notification Concerning Tax Refunds (A)
49 / Central Hudson's Amendments to PSC No. 15—Electricity, Effective 10/1/10 and Postponed to
1/1/11 (A)
49 / Massena Electric Department's Amendments to PSC No. 2—Electricity, Effective 10/1/10 and
Postponed to 1/1/11 (A)
49 / Revised Service Quality Improvement Plan (A)
49 / Revenue Decoupling Mechanism Reconciliation (A)
50 / EEPS Programs and the Associated Utility Financial Incentive Mechanism (A)
50 / Modifications to the Verizon Inter-Carrier Service Quality Guidelines (A)
50 / Implementation of GBL Section 349-d (A)
50 / Consolidated Edison Company of New York Inc.'s Tariff Amendments to PSC No. 9—Electricity
(A)
51 / Central Hudson's Tariff Amendments to PSC No. 15—Electricity (A)
51 / Consolidated Edison Company of New York Inc.'s Tariff Amendments to PSC No. 9—Electricity
(A)
51 / National Grid's Tariff Amendments to PSC No. 220—Electricity (A)
51 / Rochester Gas and Electric Corporation's Amendments to PSC No. 19—Electricity (A)
52 / Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc.'s Amendments to PSC No. 2—Electricity (A)
52 / Cost Recovery of Wireless Access to Central Hudson's Hourly Pricing Meters (A)
52 / Annual Reconciliation of Gas Costs (A)
52 / National Grid's Rule 16.6—Letter of Credit by Non-Residing Applicants (A)
53 / Staff Recommendations Relative to Electric Utility Transmission Right-of-Way Management
Practices (P)
53 / Whether a Proposed Agreement for the Provision of Water Service by Saratoga Water Services, Inc.
is in the Public Interest (P)
Transportation, Department of
53 / 2010 Edition of the New York State Supplement to the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices
(MUTCD) (P)
Victim Services, Office of
54 / Practices and Procedures Before the Office of Victim Services (EP)
Hearings Schedule for Proposed Rule Makings / 58
Action Pending Index / 59

Regulatory Agenda
107 / Education Department
111 / Environmental Conservation, Department of
118 / Health, Department of
122 / Insurance Department
126 / Labor, Department of
127 / Medicaid Inspector General, Office of
127 / Motor Vehicles, Department of
128 / State, Department of
129 / Temporary and Disability Assistance, Office of
130 / Workers’ Compensation Board

Rule Review
133 / Adirondack Park Agency
133 / Agriculture and Markets, Department of
134 / Civil Service, Department of
134 / Education Department
146 / Environmental Conservation, Department of
148 / Health, Department of
152 / Insurance Department
158 / Labor, Department of
158 / Mental Health, Office of
158 / Motor Vehicles, Department of
159 / Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities, Office of
160 / Public Service Commission
161 / State, Department of
162 / Taxation and Finance, Department of
163 / Temporary and Disability Assistance, Office of

Guidance Documents
167 / Temporary and Disability Assistance, Office of

Advertisements for Bidders/Contractors
195 / Sealed Bids

Notice of Availability of State and Federal Funds
199 / Criminal Justice Services, Division of
199 / Health, Department of

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