S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2011-2012 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
May 3, 2011
Introduced by Sens. JOHNSON, GRISANTI -- read twice and ordered printed,
and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental
AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to the
landing of lobsters
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Subdivision 16 of section 13-0329 of the environmental
conservation law, as amended by chapter 366 of the laws of 2007, is
amended to read as follows:
16. The department may, until December thirty-first, two thousand
[eleven] FIFTEEN, adopt regulations for Atlantic States Marine Fisheries
Commission Areas One, Two, Three, Four, Five, and Outer Cape Cod, to
implement conservation measures that affect landings of lobsters, pursu-
ant to the recommendations of the respective Area's Lobster Conservation
Management Team as required by the Interstate Fishery Plan for Lobsters
adopted by the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.