New York State Register January 19, 2011/Volume XXXIII, Issue 3


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 / Ash Trees, Nursery Stock, Logs, Green Lumber, Firewood, Stumps, Roots, Branches and Debris of a
Half Inch or More (E)
6 / Certification of Small Grain Seed (P)
Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services, Office of
10 / Incident Reporting in Chemical Dependency and Problem Gambling Treatment Provider Services
Canal Corporation, New York State
12 / Snowmobiling on Canal Lands (A)
Children and Family Services, Office of
13 / The Protection of Children in Residential Facilities from Child Abuse and Neglect (E)
Civil Service, Department of
15 / Jurisdictional Classification (P)
Correctional Services, Department of
17 / Mental State of an Inmate at the Time of a Superintendent's (Tier III) Hearing (P)
Crime Victims Board
18 / Notice of expiration
Education Department
18 / Qualified School Construction Bonds (QSCB) and Qualified Zone Academy Bonds (QZAB) (RP)
19 / Distinguished Educators (RP)
Environmental Conservation, Department of
22 / New Source Review Requirements for Proposed New Major Facilities and Major Modifications to
Existing Facilities (E)
30 / Outdoor Wood Boilers Used to Heat Homes and Commercial Establishments (A)
36 / Sanitary Condition of Shellfish Lands (A)
Health, Department of
39 / Distributions from the Health Care Initiatives Pool for Poison Control Center Operations (E)
40 / Ambulatory Patient Groups (APGs) Payment Methodology (E)
Insurance Department
42 / Suitability in Annuity Transactions (E)
45 / Use of Senior-Specific Certifications and Professional Designations in the Sale of Life Insurance and
Annuities (E)
47 / Variable Life Insurance (W)
47 / Workers' Compensation Insurance - Independent Livery Driver Benefit Fund (A)
48 / Noncommercial Private Passenger Automobile Insurance Merit Rating Plans (A)
48 / Workers' Compensation Insurance Rates: Reserves for Special Disability Fund Claims (A)
Labor, Department of
48 / Restrictions on the Consecutive Hours of Work for Nurses as Enacted in Section 167 of the Labor
Law (E)
Public Service Commission
54 / Waiver of 16 NYCRR Sections 894.1 Through 894.4 (A)
54 / NYSERDA Administered SBC Programs (A)
55 / Water Rates and Charges (P)
55 / Water Rates (P)
55 / The New York State Reliability Council's Revisions to Its Rules and Measurements (P)
Hearings Schedule for Proposed Rule Makings / 57
Action Pending Index / 59

Securities Offerings
105 / State Notices

Advertisements for Bidders/Contractors
107 / Sealed Bids

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

Court Notices
113 / Rules of the Chief Administrator of the Courts
113 / Uniform Rules for the New York State Trial Courts