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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

Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services, Office of
1 / Credentialing of counselors and professionals (A)
Correctional Services, Department of
1 / Standards of inmate behavior in all facilities, institutional rules of conduct and Immate
Correspondence Program (P)
Education Department
2 / Standing committees of the Board of Regents (P)
4 / Education of homeless children and youth (P)
6 / Educational requirements relating to Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) awards (P)
Law, Department of
10 / Investigations, civil enforcement actions, and qui tam actions related to fraud perpetrated
against the State and local governments (A)
Mental Health, Office of
10 / Communication and patient visiting rights (A)
10 / Prior approval review for quality and appropriateness (P)
Public Service Commission
11 / 25 and 60 Hertz service by Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation d/b/a National Grid (P)
12 / Transmission and distribution of gas by Empire State Pipeline (P)
12 / Door-to-door sales practices by National Fuel Gas Distribution Corporation (P)
12 / Franchise renewal by Time Warner Entertainment-Advance/Newhouse Partnership (P)
13 / Water rates and charges by Aqua New York, Inc. (P)
State, Department of
13 / Manufactured homes (E)
Transportation, Department of
17 / Warning lamp requirements for nondivisible load permitted vehicles (P)
Hearings Scheduled for Proposed Rule Makings / 19
Action Pending Index / 21

Regulatory Agenda
67 / Housing and Community Renewal, Division of

Rule Review
69 / Mental Health, Office of

Advertisements for Bidders/Contractors
71 / Sealed Bids

Notice of Availability of State and Federal Funds
77 / Developmental Disabilities Planning Council (DDPC)
78 / Environmental Conservation, Department of
78 / Health, Department of
78 / Homeland Security, Office of
78 / Temporary and Disability Assistance, Office of

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

Executive Orders
85 / Executive Order No. 21: Providing for Investigations into the Deaths of Arlene Tankleff
and Seymour Tankleff and Prosecution of Offenses in Connection Therewith
85 / Executive Order No. 22: Appointing the New York State Commission on Property Tax Relief

Court Notices
87 / Amendment of Rule—Rules of the Chief Judge

Financial Reports / 89 (Note: The printed February 27, 2008 issue was missing some of the interim report and it will be republished in the March 12, 2008 issue.)