senate Bill S2382A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to the right to hunt, trap and fish

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Jan 09, 2012 to attorney-general for opinion
Jan 04, 2012 referred to judiciary
Jun 22, 2011 opinion referred to judiciary
Jun 16, 2011 referred to environmental conservation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 26, 2011 to attorney-general for opinion
May 03, 2011 amended on third reading 2382a
Apr 27, 2011 opinion referred to judiciary
Mar 31, 2011 advanced to third reading
Mar 30, 2011 2nd report cal.
Mar 29, 2011 1st report cal.269
Jan 25, 2011 to attorney-general for opinion
Jan 19, 2011 referred to judiciary

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S2382 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6864A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Constitution, Concurrent Resolutions to Amend
Laws Affected:
Ren Art 20 to be Art 21, add Art 20, Constn
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S3049

S2382 - Summary

Relates to the right to hunt, trap and fish; provides for regulation by the state.

S2382 - Sponsor Memo

S2382 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2382

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 19, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  SEWARD,  DeFRANCISCO,  LARKIN,  LITTLE,  MAZIARZ,
  O'MARA, RANZENHOFER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when print-
  ed to be committed to the Committee on Judiciary

            CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY

proposing an amendment to the constitution, in relation to the right  to
  hunt, trap and fish

  Section  1.  Resolved (if the Assembly concur), That article 20 of the
constitution be renumbered article 21 and a new article 20 be  added  to
read as follows:

                               ARTICLE XX
                      RIGHT TO HUNT, TRAP AND FISH

  SECTION  1.    HUNTING,  TRAPPING,  AND FISHING AND THE TAKING OF WILD
ANIMALS, BIRDS AND FISH ARE A VALUED PART OF OUR HERITAGE  AND  WILL  BE
FOREVER  PRESERVED FOR THE PEOPLE. FISH AND WILDLIFE SHALL BE MANAGED BY
LAWS AND REGULATIONS THAT PROVIDE  PERSONS WITH THE  CONTINUED  OPPORTU-
NITY  TO  TAKE,  BY TRADITIONAL MEANS AND METHODS, SPECIES TRADITIONALLY
PURSUED BY HUNTERS, ANGLERS AND TRAPPERS. FISH AND WILDLIFE  MANAGEMENT,
INCLUDING  TAKING,  SHALL BE CONSISTENT WITH THE STATE'S DUTY TO PROTECT
THIS HERITAGE AND ITS DUTY TO CONSERVE WILD ANIMALS,  BIRDS,  AND  FISH,
AND  NO COUNTY, MUNICIPALITY OR POLITICAL SUBDIVISION OF THE STATE SHALL
REGULATE AN INCIDENT OF THE RIGHT TO HUNT, TRAP AND FISH.
  S 2. Resolved (if the Assembly concur), That the  foregoing  amendment
be referred to the first regular legislative session convening after the
next  succeeding  general  election  of members of the Assembly, and, in
conformity with  section  1  of  article  19  of  the  constitution,  be
published for 3 months previous to the time of such election.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD89065-01-1

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S2382A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6864A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Constitution, Concurrent Resolutions to Amend
Laws Affected:
Ren Art 20 to be Art 21, add Art 20, Constn
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S3049

S2382A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the right to hunt, trap and fish; provides for regulation by the state.

S2382A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2382A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2382--A
    Cal. No. 269

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 19, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced   by  Sens.  SEWARD,  DeFRANCISCO,  LARKIN,  LIBOUS,  LITTLE,
  MAZIARZ, NOZZOLIO, O'MARA, RANZENHOFER, RITCHIE, YOUNG --  read  twice
  and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee
  on  Judiciary  --  reported  favorably from said committee, ordered to
  first and second report, ordered  to  a  third  reading,  amended  and
  ordered reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading

            CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY

proposing  an amendment to the constitution, in relation to the right to
  hunt, trap and fish

  Section 1. Resolved (if the Assembly concur), That article 20  of  the
constitution  be  renumbered article 21 and a new article 20 be added to
read as follows:

                               ARTICLE XX
                      RIGHT TO HUNT, TRAP AND FISH

  SECTION 1.   HUNTING, TRAPPING, AND FISHING AND  THE  TAKING  OF  WILD
ANIMALS,  BIRDS  AND  FISH ARE A VALUED PART OF OUR HERITAGE AND WILL BE
FOREVER PRESERVED FOR THE PEOPLE. FISH AND WILDLIFE SHALL BE MANAGED  BY
STATE  LAWS  AND  REGULATIONS  THAT PROVIDE   PERSONS WITH THE CONTINUED
OPPORTUNITY TO TAKE, BY TRADITIONAL MEANS AND  METHODS,  SPECIES  TRADI-
TIONALLY  PURSUED  BY  HUNTERS,  ANGLERS AND TRAPPERS. FISH AND WILDLIFE
MANAGEMENT, INCLUDING TAKING, SHALL BE CONSISTENT WITH THE STATE'S  DUTY
TO  PROTECT  THIS HERITAGE AND ITS DUTY TO CONSERVE WILD ANIMALS, BIRDS,
AND FISH, AND SHALL BE SUBJECT TO REASONABLE REGULATION AS PRESCRIBED BY
STATE STATUTE.
  S 2. Resolved (if the Assembly concur), That the  foregoing  amendment
be referred to the first regular legislative session convening after the
next  succeeding  general  election  of members of the Assembly, and, in
conformity with  section  1  of  article  19  of  the  constitution,  be
published for 3 months previous to the time of such election.

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

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