assembly Bill A9442

Names the wood frog the official amphibian of the state of New York

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FINCH

Bill Status


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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  • 30 / Apr / 2014
    • REFERRED TO GOVERNMENTAL OPERATIONS

Summary

Names the wood frog the official amphibian of the state of New York.

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Bill Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6206
Versions:
A9442
Legislative Cycle:
2013-2014
Current Committee:
Law Section:
State Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง89, State L
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                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  9442

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 30, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. FINCH -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Governmental Operations

AN ACT to amend the state law, in relation to naming the wood  frog  the
  official amphibian of the state of New York

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The state law is amended by adding a new section 89 to read
as follows:
  S 89. STATE AMPHIBIAN. THE WOOD FROG (LITHOBATES SYLVATICUS) SHALL  BE
THE OFFICIAL AMPHIBIAN OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.








 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13332-01-3

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