assembly Bill A9449D

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Requires the release of a shelter animal to a rescue group upon request of the rescue group prior to euthanasia of the animal

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 15, 2010 held for consideration in agriculture
Mar 15, 2010 print number 9449d
Mar 15, 2010 amend and recommit to agriculture
Mar 11, 2010 print number 9449c
Mar 11, 2010 amend and recommit to agriculture
Mar 02, 2010 print number 9449b
Mar 02, 2010 amend and recommit to agriculture
Feb 10, 2010 print number 9449a
Feb 10, 2010 amend and recommit to agriculture
Jan 06, 2010 referred to agriculture

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A9449 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6412
Current Committee:
Assembly Agriculture
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §374, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
A4480, S4835

A9449 - Summary

Requires the release of a shelter animal to a rescue group upon request of the rescue group prior to euthanasia of the animal.

A9449 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

    S. 6412                                                  A. 9449

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 6, 2010
                               ___________

IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. DUANE -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Agriculture

IN  ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. KELLNER -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Agriculture

AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to  requir-
  ing  the release of a shelter animal to a rescue group upon request of
  the rescue group prior to euthanasia of the animal

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

  Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
"Oreo's law".
  S 2. Section 374 of the agriculture and  markets  law  is  amended  by
adding a new subdivision 9 to read as follows:
  9.  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  PROVISION  OF LAW, RULE OR REGULATION TO THE
CONTRARY, NO ANIMAL IN THE CARE OR CUSTODY OF A DULY INCORPORATED SOCIE-
TY FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS, A DULY INCORPORATED  HUMANE
SOCIETY, OR A POUND OR SHELTER MAINTAINED BY OR UNDER CONTRACT OR AGREE-
MENT  WITH THE STATE OR ANY COUNTY, CITY, TOWN OR VILLAGE, OR AUTHORIZED
AGENTS THEREOF, SHALL BE DESTROYED IF, PRIOR  TO  THE  KILLING  OF  THAT
ANIMAL  FOR ANY REASON OTHER THAN IRREMEDIABLE PHYSICAL SUFFERING OF THE
ANIMAL, A NONPROFIT, AS DEFINED IN SECTION  501(C)(3)  OF  THE  INTERNAL
REVENUE CODE, ANIMAL RESCUE OR ADOPTION ORGANIZATION REQUESTS POSSESSION
OF  THE  ANIMAL. IN ADDITION TO ANY REQUIRED SPAY OR NEUTER DEPOSIT, THE
FACILITY HAVING POSSESSION OF THE ANIMAL, AT ITS DISCRETION, MAY  ASSESS
A  FEE, NOT TO EXCEED THE STANDARD ADOPTION FEE, FOR ANIMALS RELEASED TO
SUCH ORGANIZATIONS. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL  NOT  APPLY
TO  AN  ANIMAL  SUSPECTED  TO  CARRY  AND EXHIBITING SIGNS OF RABIES, AS
DETERMINED BY A LICENSED VETERINARIAN.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15113-01-9

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A9449A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6412
Current Committee:
Assembly Agriculture
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §374, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
A4480, S4835

A9449A - Summary

Requires the release of a shelter animal to a rescue group upon request of the rescue group prior to euthanasia of the animal.

A9449A - Sponsor Memo

A9449A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

    S. 6412--A                                            A. 9449--A

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 6, 2010
                               ___________

IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sens. DUANE, ADDABBO, KRUEGER, SAVINO -- read
  twice  and  ordered  printed,  and when printed to be committed to the
  Committee  on  Agriculture  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

IN   ASSEMBLY   --   Introduced   by   M.   of  A.  KELLNER,  SKARTADOS,
  PEOPLES-STOKES, MILLMAN, WEISENBERG, MAISEL -- read once and  referred
  to  the  Committee  on  Agriculture -- recommitted to the Committee on
  Agriculture in accordance with Assembly Rule 3, sec.  2  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to requir-
  ing the release of a shelter animal to a rescue group upon request  of
  the rescue group prior to euthanasia of the animal

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

  Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
"Oreo's law".
  S  2.  Section  374  of  the agriculture and markets law is amended by
adding a new subdivision 9 to read as follows:
  9. A. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY PROVISION OF LAW, RULE OR REGULATION TO  THE
CONTRARY, NO ANIMAL IN THE CARE OR CUSTODY OF A DULY INCORPORATED SOCIE-
TY  FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS, A DULY INCORPORATED HUMANE
SOCIETY, OR A POUND OR SHELTER MAINTAINED BY OR UNDER CONTRACT OR AGREE-
MENT WITH THE STATE OR ANY COUNTY, CITY, TOWN OR VILLAGE, OR  AUTHORIZED
AGENTS  THEREOF,  SHALL  BE  DESTROYED  IF, PRIOR TO THE KILLING OF THAT
ANIMAL FOR ANY REASON OTHER THAN IRREMEDIABLE PHYSICAL SUFFERING OF  THE
ANIMAL,  A  NONPROFIT,  AS  DEFINED IN SECTION 501(C)(3) OF THE INTERNAL
REVENUE CODE, ANIMAL RESCUE OR ADOPTION ORGANIZATION REQUESTS POSSESSION
OF THE ANIMAL. IN ADDITION TO ANY REQUIRED SPAY OR NEUTER  DEPOSIT,  THE
FACILITY  HAVING POSSESSION OF THE ANIMAL, AT ITS DISCRETION, MAY ASSESS
A FEE, NOT TO EXCEED THE STANDARD ADOPTION FEE, FOR ANIMALS RELEASED  TO
SUCH ORGANIZATIONS.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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A9449B - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6412
Current Committee:
Assembly Agriculture
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §374, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
A4480, S4835

A9449B - Summary

Requires the release of a shelter animal to a rescue group upon request of the rescue group prior to euthanasia of the animal.

A9449B - Sponsor Memo

A9449B - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

    S. 6412--B                                            A. 9449--B

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 6, 2010
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- Introduced by Sens. DUANE, ADAMS, ADDABBO, KRUEGER, SAVINO
  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the Committee on Agriculture -- committee  discharged,  bill  amended,
  ordered  reprinted  as  amended  and  recommitted to said committee --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

IN   ASSEMBLY   --   Introduced   by   M.   of  A.  KELLNER,  SKARTADOS,
  PEOPLES-STOKES, MILLMAN, WEISENBERG, MAISEL, BROOK-KRASNY -- read once
  and referred to the Committee on Agriculture  --  recommitted  to  the
  Committee on Agriculture in accordance with Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee -- again reported  from  said  committee
  with  amendments, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said
  committee

AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to  requir-
  ing  the release of a shelter animal to a rescue group upon request of
  the rescue group prior to euthanasia of the animal

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

  Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
"Oreo's law".
  S 2. Section 374 of the agriculture and  markets  law  is  amended  by
adding a new subdivision 9 to read as follows:
  9.  A. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY PROVISION OF LAW, RULE OR REGULATION TO THE
CONTRARY, NO ANIMAL IN THE CARE OR CUSTODY OF A DULY INCORPORATED SOCIE-
TY FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS, A DULY INCORPORATED  HUMANE
SOCIETY, OR A POUND OR SHELTER MAINTAINED BY OR UNDER CONTRACT OR AGREE-
MENT  WITH THE STATE OR ANY COUNTY, CITY, TOWN OR VILLAGE, OR AUTHORIZED
AGENTS THEREOF, SHALL BE DESTROYED IF, PRIOR  TO  THE  KILLING  OF  THAT
ANIMAL  FOR ANY REASON OTHER THAN IRREMEDIABLE PHYSICAL SUFFERING OF THE
ANIMAL, A NONPROFIT, AS DEFINED IN SECTION  501(C)(3)  OF  THE  INTERNAL
REVENUE  CODE ANIMAL RESCUE OR ADOPTION ORGANIZATION REQUESTS POSSESSION

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

Co-Sponsors

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A9449C - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6412
Current Committee:
Assembly Agriculture
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §374, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
A4480, S4835

A9449C - Summary

Requires the release of a shelter animal to a rescue group upon request of the rescue group prior to euthanasia of the animal.

A9449C - Sponsor Memo

A9449C - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

    S. 6412--C                                            A. 9449--C

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 6, 2010
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- Introduced by Sens. DUANE, ADAMS, ADDABBO, KRUEGER, SAVINO
  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the Committee on Agriculture -- committee  discharged,  bill  amended,
  ordered  reprinted  as  amended  and  recommitted to said committee --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted  to  said committee -- committee discharged, bill amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

IN  ASSEMBLY  --  Introduced   by   M.   of   A.   KELLNER,   SKARTADOS,
  PEOPLES-STOKES, MILLMAN, WEISENBERG, MAISEL, BROOK-KRASNY -- read once
  and  referred  to  the  Committee on Agriculture -- recommitted to the
  Committee on Agriculture in accordance with Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted  to  said  committee -- again reported from said committee
  with amendments, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to  said
  committee  -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to  requir-
  ing  the release of a shelter animal to a rescue group upon request of
  the rescue group prior to euthanasia of the animal

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

  Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
"Oreo's law".
  S 2. Section 374 of the agriculture and  markets  law  is  amended  by
adding a new subdivision 9 to read as follows:
  9.  A. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY PROVISION OF LAW, RULE OR REGULATION TO THE
CONTRARY, NO ANIMAL IN THE CARE OR CUSTODY OF A DULY INCORPORATED SOCIE-
TY FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS, A DULY INCORPORATED  HUMANE
SOCIETY, OR A POUND OR SHELTER MAINTAINED BY OR UNDER CONTRACT OR AGREE-
MENT  WITH THE STATE OR ANY COUNTY, CITY, TOWN OR VILLAGE, OR AUTHORIZED
AGENTS THEREOF, SHALL BE DESTROYED IF, PRIOR  TO  THE  KILLING  OF  THAT
ANIMAL  FOR ANY REASON OTHER THAN IRREMEDIABLE PHYSICAL SUFFERING OF THE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

Co-Sponsors

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Multi-Sponsors

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A9449D (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6412
Current Committee:
Assembly Agriculture
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §374, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
A4480, S4835

A9449D (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the release of a shelter animal to a rescue group upon request of the rescue group prior to euthanasia of the animal.

A9449D (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

    S. 6412--D                                            A. 9449--D

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 6, 2010
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- Introduced by Sens. DUANE, ADAMS, ADDABBO, KRUEGER, SAVINO
  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the Committee on Agriculture -- committee  discharged,  bill  amended,
  ordered  reprinted  as  amended  and  recommitted to said committee --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted  to  said committee -- committee discharged, bill amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and  recommitted  to  said  committee  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee

IN  ASSEMBLY  --  Introduced   by   M.   of   A.   KELLNER,   SKARTADOS,
  PEOPLES-STOKES, MILLMAN, WEISENBERG, MAISEL, BROOK-KRASNY -- read once
  and  referred  to  the  Committee on Agriculture -- recommitted to the
  Committee on Agriculture in accordance with Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted  to  said  committee -- again reported from said committee
  with amendments, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to  said
  committee  -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee -- again reported from  said
  committee  with amendments, ordered reprinted as amended and recommit-
  ted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to  requir-
  ing  the release of a shelter animal to a rescue group upon request of
  the rescue group prior to euthanasia of the animal

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

  Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
"Oreo's law".
  S 2. Section 374 of the agriculture and  markets  law  is  amended  by
adding a new subdivision 9 to read as follows:
  9.  A. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY PROVISION OF LAW, RULE OR REGULATION TO THE
CONTRARY, NO ANIMAL IN THE CARE OR CUSTODY OF A DULY INCORPORATED SOCIE-
TY FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS, A DULY INCORPORATED  HUMANE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets