New York State Register January 8, 2014/Volume XXXVI, 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 (all documents are PDF)
Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services, Office of
1 / Incident Reporting in OASAS Certified, Licensed, Funded or Operated Programs (E)
3 / Credentialing of Addictions Professionals (E)
6 / Establishment, Incorporation and Certification of Providers of Substance Use Disorder Services (E)
8 / Patient Rights (E)
10 / Criminal History Information Reviews (E)
Children and Family Services, Office of
12 / Protection of Vulnerable Persons (E)
Criminal Justice Services, Division of
14 / Probation Case Record Management (A)
Environmental Conservation, Department of
15 / Transport of Aquatic Invasive Species to and from Department Boat Launches (P)
Financial Services, Department of
18 / Confidentiality Protocols for Victims of Domestic Violence and Endangered Individuals (E)
21 / Business Conduct of Mortgage Loan Servicers (E)
Health, Department of
25 / Children’s Camps (E)
28 / Standards for Adult Homes and Adult Care Facilities Standards for Enriched Housing (E)
29 / Disclosure of Quality and Surveillance Related Information (P)
Housing and Community Renewal, Division of
32 / Regulations Govern the Implementation of the New York City Rent Control Law (A)
32 / Regulations Govern the Implementation of the Emergency Tenant Protection Act (A)
33 / Regulations Govern the Implementation of the State Rent Control Law (A)
33 / Regulations Govern the Implementation of the Rent Stabilization Law (A)
Law, Department of
35 / Procedures for Requesting Extensions of Time to File Annual Reports with the Attorney General by Charitable Entities (P)
Long Island Power Authority
36 / Authority's Tariff for Electric Service (‘‘Tariff’’) (P)
Mental Health, Office of
37 / Implementation of the Protection of People with Special Needs Act and Reforms to Incident Management (E)
39 / Rates of Reimbursement - Hospitals Licensed by the Office of Mental Health (EP)
Motor Vehicles, Department of
41 / Enforcement of Dealer Related Regulations (A)
41 / Proof of Satisfaction of Lien by Dealers (A)
41 / Appeals Board Procedures (P)
42 / License Plates for Persons with Disabilities (P)
43 / Personalized Plates for Historical Motor Vehicles (P)
People with Developmental Disabilities, Office for
43 / Implementation of the Protection of People with Special Needs Act and Reforms to Incident Management (E)
Public Service Commission
48 / Approving, in Part, HQ's Petition for Rehearing (A)
49 / Authorizing O&R to Issue and Sell Securities (A)
49 / Approving the Relocation of a Call Center (A)
49 / Authorizing Rainbow and Sunrise to Establish a Temporary Customer Surcharge (A)
49 / Allowing NYSERDA to Allocate Uncommitted SBC III Funds to Support PEMC (A)
50 / Granting, in Part, the Waiver of Certain Requirements Under PSC Article VII (A)
50 / Authorizing the Redesign of the Solar Photovoltaic Programs and the Reallocation of the Main Tier Unencumbered Funds (A)
50 / Approving the Establishment of the New York Green Bank and Providing Initial Capitalization (A)
50 / Authorizing National Grid to Issue Aggregate Long-Term Debt of Up to $300 Million (A)
51 / Authorizing Corning to Recover Deferrals Through the Delivery Rate Adjustment (A)
51 / Rates of National Fuel Gas Distribution Corporation (NFG) (P)
52 / Demand Response Programs (P)
52 / Residential Time-of-Use Rates (P)
52 / Tariff Language (P)
53 / To Issue Long-Term Indebtedness, Preferred Stock and Hybrid Securities and to Enter into Derivative Instruments (P)
53 / Waiver of 16 NYCRR Sections 894.1 Through 894.4(b)(2) (P)
53 / Water Rates and Charges (P)
Workers’ Compensation Board
54 / Independent Medical Examinations (RP)

Hearings Schedule for Proposed Rule Makings / 56
Action Pending Index / 59

Regulatory Agenda
97 / Agriculture and Markets, Department of
98 / Education Department
102 / Environmental Conservation, Department of
111 / Financial Services, Department of
113 / Health, Department of
119 / Labor, Department of
119 / Office of the Medicaid Inspector General
119 / Motor Vehicles, Department of
119 / State, Department of
121 / Temporary and Disability Assistance, Office of
123 / Workers’ Compensation Board

Rule Review
125 / Correction, State Commission of
125 / Education Department
144 / Environmental Conservation, Department of
146 / Financial Services, Department of
151 / Health, Department of
157 / Higher Education Services Corporation
160 / Motor Vehicles, Department of
161 / Public Service Commission
162 / State, Department of
163 / Taxation and Finance, Department of
166 / Temporary and Disability Assistance, Office of

Securities Offerings
173 / State Notices

Advertisements for Bidders/Contractors
175 / Sealed Bids

Notice of Availability of State and Federal Funds
179 / Agriculture and Markets, Department of
179 / Homeland Security and Emergency Services, Division of

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

Executive Orders
183 / Executive Order No. 119: Declaring a Disaster in the Counties of Clinton, Essex, Franklin,
Hamilton, Jefferson, Lewis, St. Lawrence, and Contiguous Areas