senate Bill S1255

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Makes monk (Quaker) parakeets protected birds

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Environmental Conservation Committee

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to environmental conservation
Jan 06, 2011 referred to environmental conservation


S1255 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Senate Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง11-0103, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S4131, A7688
2013-2014: S1932, A1073
2015-2016: S4112, A657
2017-2018: S3069, A3522
2019-2020: A1378

S1255 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Makes Monk (Quaker) parakeets, protected birds.

S1255 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1255 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    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

                             January 6, 2011

Introduced  by Sens. ADDABBO, PERKINS -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to  the  Committee  on  Environmental

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  environmental  conservation law, in relation to
  making monk (Quaker) parakeets protected birds


  Section  1.  Paragraph  a  of  subdivision 5 of section 11-0103 of the
environmental conservation law, as amended by chapter 47 of the laws  of
1976, is amended to read as follows:
  a.  "Unprotected  wild  birds" means the English sparrow and starling,
and also includes pigeons and psittacine birds, EXCEPT FOR MONK (QUAKER)
PARAKEETS, existing in a wild state, not domesticated.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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


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