S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
I N S E N A T E
April 11, 2014
Introduced by Sen. GRISANTI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation
-- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended
and recommitted to said committee
AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to
extending the authority of the department of environmental conserva-
tion to manage fish
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Section 11-1303 of the environmental conservation law, as
amended by chapter 425 of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as
S 11-1303. Open seasons, size and catch limits and manner of taking fish
fixed by regulation.
Notwithstanding any other provision of this chapter, the department
may, until December thirty-first, two thousand [fourteen] SIXTEEN, fix
by regulation open seasons, size and catch limits and manner of taking
of all species of fish in all waters of the state, except marine fish
named in subdivisions 2 and 3 of section 13-0339 of this chapter and
except to the extent that such open seasons, size and catch limits and
manner of taking are otherwise specifically provided for in article 13
of this chapter.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.