S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
S. 7055 A. 9959
S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y
April 26, 2012
IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered print-
ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental
IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. THIELE -- read once and referred
to the Committee on Environmental Conservation
AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to the
taking of fish for commercial purposes
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Section 13-0349 of the environmental conservation law is
amended by adding a new subdivision 4 to read as follows:
4. THE PROVISIONS OF SUBDIVISIONS TWO AND THREE OF THIS SECTION SHALL
APPLY TO THE REPLACEMENT OF ALL EXEMPT VESSELS OCCURRING AFTER JANUARY
FIRST, TWO THOUSAND FOUR. ANY VESSEL WHICH HAS BEEN REPLACED SHALL NO
LONGER BE EXEMPT FROM THE PROVISIONS OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION.
THE DEPARTMENT MAY REQUIRE DOCUMENTATION FROM ANY VESSEL OWNER IN
RELATION TO THE ADMINISTRATION OF ANY EXEMPTIONS CLAIMED PURSUANT TO
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.