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 Sen. RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation
AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to
directing the commissioner of environmental conservation to create
gift cards for hunting and fishing licenses
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. The environmental conservation law is amended by adding a
new section 11-0706 to read as follows:
S 11-0706. GIFT CARDS FOR HUNTING AND FISHING LICENSES.
1. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL PROMULGATE RULES AND REGULATIONS ESTABLISH-
ING GIFT CARDS FOR THE LICENSES AND STAMPS SET FORTH IN SECTION 11-0701
OF THIS TITLE.
2. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS TITLE, THE TERM "GIFT CARD" SHALL MEAN A
RESTRICTED MONETARY EQUIVALENT OR VOUCHER THAT, WHEN REDEEMED BY THE
HOLDER, ENTITLES SUCH PERSON TO A VALID LICENSE OR STAMP AS SET FORTH IN
SECTION 11-0701 OF THIS TITLE.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.