New York State Register - September 30, 2009/Volume XXXI, Issue 39


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 / Erratum
Children and Family Services, Office of
1 / Mandatory Disqualification of Foster and Adoptive Parents Based on Criminal History (E)
3 / Child Care Market Rate and Stimulus Regulations (E)
Crime Victims Board
9 / Reimbursement for Sexual Assault Forensic Examination (P)
Economic Development, Department of
11 / Erratum
Education Department
11 / Museum Collections Management Policies (E)
14 / Licensure Requirements for Registered Professional Nurses and Licensed Practical Nurses and Certified
Nurse Practitioners (W)
14 / Teachers' Certificates and Teaching Practice (P)
15 / Diploma Requirements for Students with Disabilities (P)
Elections, State Board of
18 / Bipartisan Processing of All Voter Registration Information (A)
19 / Voting Systems Standards Amendment to Remove Under Vote Notification by Ballot Counting Scanner (P)
Environmental Conservation, Department of
20 / 328.6(c) Is Amended to Allow Use of a Higher Dosage of Rotenone to Control Invasive Species by State and Federal Agencies (E)
22 / Open Fires (A)
22 / Environmental Performance Labels (A)
23 / Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) Limits for 11 New Consumer Products Categories and Revisions
to one Existing Category (A)
27 / Deer Management Permits (A)
Environmental Facilities Corporation
29 / The Proposed Regulations of Are for the DWSRF Co-administered by EFC and the NYS Department
of Health (DOH) (EP)
Health, Department of
32 / Criminal History Record Check (E)
35 / Criminal History Record Check (RP)
Insurance Department
39 / Standards for the Management of the New York State Retirement Systems (E)
Labor, Department of
42 / Provision of Safety Ropes and System Components for Firefighters at Risk of Being Trapped at
Elevations (E)
Medicaid Inspector General, Office of
45 / Provider Hearings (P)
Mental Health, Office of
49 / Certificate of Relief from Disabilities Related to Firearms Possession (E)
Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities, Office of
51 / Appeals Process Pursuant to Chapter 508, Laws of 2008 (E)
Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, Office of
53 / The Summer Empire State Games - an Annual Multi-Sport Recreational Event Conducted by OPRHP
Primarily for Young Athletes (P)
Public Service Commission
53 / Granting Incumbent Local Exchange Carriers Rate Flexibility and Other Possible Relief (P)
54 / Modification of Customer Satisfaction Survey Instrument, Survey Method and Performance
Measurement (P)
54 / Modifications to the $5 Bill Credit Program (P)
54 / To Review Utility Austerity Filings (P)
55 / Approval of a Transfer of Ownership Interests in an Electric Substation (P)
55 / The Offset of Deferral Balances with Positive Benefit Adjustments (P)
55 / Approval of a Transfer of Ownership Interests in Waterworks Facilities (P)
55 / Water Rate Charges or a Waiver of Rate Setting Authority (P)
56 / Whether a Proposed Agreement for the Provision of Water Service by Saratoga Water Services is in
the Public Interest (P)
Real Property Services, Office of
56 / Reimbursement of Training Expenses (EP)
Taxation and Finance, Department of
58 / Automatic Extension of Time to File Partnership and Fiduciary Returns (A)
58 / Registration Fees and Related Penalties for Retail Dealers of Cigarettes and Tobacco Products (A)
58 / New York State and City of Yonkers Withholding Tables and Other Methods (P)
Workers’ Compensation Board
60 / Filing Written Reports of Independent Medical Examinations (IMEs) (E)
Hearings Schedule for Proposed Rule Makings / 63
Action Pending Index / 65

Securities Offerings
115 / State Notices

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

Notice of Availability of State and Federal Funds
119 / Criminal Justice Services, Division of

Miscellaneous Notices/Hearings
121 / Notice of Abandoned Property Received by the State Comptroller
121 / Notice of Public Hearing
122 / Public Notice
124 / Sale of Forest Products

Court Notices
125 / Rules of the Chief Judge

Financial Reports / 127