senate Bill S2324

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Prohibits the commercial taking of northern or lined seahorses

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 22, 2011 signed chap.81
Jun 10, 2011 delivered to governor
Jun 06, 2011 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.680
substituted for s2324
Jun 06, 2011 substituted by a2439
May 23, 2011 advanced to third reading
May 18, 2011 2nd report cal.
May 17, 2011 1st report cal.680
Jan 18, 2011 referred to environmental conservation

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S2324 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2439
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง13-0310, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A2439
2009-2010: A2581, S870

S2324 - Summary

Prohibits the commercial taking of northern or lined seahorses.

S2324 - Sponsor Memo

S2324 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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    S. 2324                                                  A. 2439

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

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

                            January 18, 2011
                               ___________

IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental
  Conservation

IN  ASSEMBLY  --  Introduced  by  M.  of A. ENGLEBRIGHT -- read once and
  referred to the Committee on Environmental Conservation

AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
  prohibiting  the  taking of northern or lined seahorses for commercial
  purposes

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

  Section  1.  The environmental conservation law is amended by adding a
new section 13-0310 to read as follows:
S 13-0310. NORTHERN OR LINED SEAHORSES; PROHIBITED ACTS.
  1. NO PERSON SHALL TAKE ANY NORTHERN OR  LINED  SEAHORSE  (HIPPOCAMPUS
ERECTUS) FOR COMMERCIAL PURPOSES.
  2.  THE  PROVISIONS OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION SHALL NOT APPLY
TO THE TAKING  OF  SEAHORSES  FOR  SCIENTIFIC  OR  EDUCATIONAL  PURPOSES
INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PUBLIC OR NOT-FOR-PROFIT ZOOS AND AQUARI-
UMS, AS DETERMINED BY THE COMMISSIONER.
  S  2.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
have become a law.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07380-01-1

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