senate Bill S2363A

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to membership on regional fish and wildlife boards

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A4729 - Signed by Governor


  • 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
Sep 23, 2011 signed chap.511
Sep 12, 2011 delivered to governor
Jun 13, 2011 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.681
substituted for s2363a
Jun 13, 2011 substituted by a4729a
May 23, 2011 advanced to third reading
May 18, 2011 2nd report cal.
May 17, 2011 1st report cal.681
Mar 14, 2011 print number 2363a
amend and recommit to environmental conservation
Jan 19, 2011 referred to environmental conservation

Co-Sponsors

S2363 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4729A
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §11-0501, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S3723

S2363 - Summary

Eliminates term limits for members on regional fish and wildlife management boards.

S2363 - Sponsor Memo

S2363 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2363

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 19, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. SEWARD, JOHNSON, LARKIN, RANZENHOFER -- read twice
  and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee
  on Environmental Conservation

AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to elim-
  inating term limits for regional fish and wildlife management boards

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  a  of  subdivision 4 of section 11-0501 of the
environmental conservation law, as amended by chapter 64 of the laws  of
1987, is amended to read as follows:
  a. A regional fish and wildlife management board shall be appointed in
each  of  the  regions  established under subdivision 3 of this section.
Such regional board shall consist of  three  members  from  each  county
within  the  region which has appointed its members. In each county, one
member shall be a member of or represent the  board  of  supervisors  or
county  legislative  body,  one member shall represent the landowners of
the county and one member shall represent the sportsmen of  the  county.
Such  members from each county shall be appointed by the chairman of the
board of supervisors of such county with the approval of  the  board  of
supervisors, except that in a county having a county president, a county
executive  or other chief executive officer, the chief executive officer
shall appoint the members representing such county with the approval  of
the  board  of supervisors of such county. In a county having an elected
legislative body the presiding officer shall appoint the members repres-
enting such county with the approval of the legislative body.  If  there
is  no presiding officer then the members representing such county shall
be appointed by the legislative body as a whole.  If  a  member  of  the
board  of  supervisors  or legislative body is not available to actively
participate on the fish and wildlife management board, a  representative
shall  be  selected who is an elected county official or who is employed
by the county government in a position having administrative or  manage-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05834-01-1

Co-Sponsors

S2363A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4729A
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §11-0501, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S3723

S2363A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Eliminates term limits for members on regional fish and wildlife management boards.

S2363A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2363A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2363--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 19, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. SEWARD, GRIFFO, JOHNSON, LARKIN, RANZENHOFER -- 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 commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to elim-
  inating term limits for regional fish and wildlife management boards

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  a  of  subdivision 4 of section 11-0501 of the
environmental conservation law, as amended by chapter 64 of the laws  of
1987, is amended to read as follows:
  a. A regional fish and wildlife management board shall be appointed in
each  of  the  regions  established under subdivision 3 of this section.
Such regional board shall consist of  three  members  from  each  county
within  the  region which has appointed its members. In each county, one
member shall be a member of or represent the  board  of  supervisors  or
county  legislative  body,  one member shall represent the landowners of
the county and one member shall represent the sportsmen of  the  county.
Such  members from each county shall be appointed by the chairman of the
board of supervisors of such county with the approval of  the  board  of
supervisors, except that in a county having a county president, a county
executive  or other chief executive officer, the chief executive officer
shall appoint the members representing such county with the approval  of
the  board  of supervisors of such county. In a county having an elected
legislative body the presiding officer shall appoint the members repres-
enting such county with the approval of the legislative body.  If  there
is  no presiding officer then the members representing such county shall
be appointed by the legislative body as a whole.  If  a  member  of  the
board  of  supervisors  or legislative body is not available to actively
participate on the fish and wildlife management board, a  representative

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05834-03-1

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