senate Bill S2409B

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Provides for the training, examination and certification of dog control officers

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May 21, 2012 referred to agriculture
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 15, 2012 amended on third reading 2409e
May 07, 2012 advanced to third reading
May 02, 2012 2nd report cal.
May 01, 2012 1st report cal.662
Mar 06, 2012 reported and committed to finance
Jan 05, 2012 print number 2409d
amend and recommit to agriculture
Jan 04, 2012 referred to agriculture
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 14, 2011 referred to agriculture
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1205
Jun 13, 2011 committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 07, 2011 print number 2409c
amend and recommit to finance
Jun 06, 2011 reported and committed to finance
May 31, 2011 print number 2409b
amend and recommit to agriculture
Mar 28, 2011 print number 2409a
amend and recommit to agriculture
Jan 20, 2011 referred to agriculture

Votes

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May 1, 2012 - Finance committee Vote

S2409D
31
1
committee
31
Aye
1
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mar 6, 2012 - Agriculture committee Vote

S2409D
8
0
committee
8
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Mar 6, 2012

aye wr (2)

Jun 14, 2011 - Rules committee Vote

S2409C
22
0
committee
22
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 6, 2011 - Agriculture committee Vote

S2409B
8
0
committee
8
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Agriculture Committee Vote: Jun 6, 2011

aye wr (2)

Bill Amendments

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S2409 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Add §114-a, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S5675B

S2409 - Summary

Provides for the training, examination and certification of dog control officers.

S2409 - Sponsor Memo

S2409 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2409

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 20, 2011
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation  to  train-
  ing, examination and certification of dog control officers

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

  Section 1. The agriculture and markets law is amended by adding a  new
section 114-a to read as follows:
  S  114-A.  TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION OF DOG CONTROL OFFICERS. 1.  THE
DEPARTMENT SHALL  DEVELOP  A  TRAINING,  EXAMINATION  AND  CERTIFICATION
PROGRAM FOR DOG CONTROL OFFICERS, POLICE OFFICERS AND PEACE OFFICERS WHO
DEAL WITH ANIMAL CONTROL OR ANIMAL ABUSE ISSUES.
  2. (A) EXCEPT AS IS PROVIDED IN PARAGRAPH (B) OF THIS SUBDIVISION, ANY
PERSON  APPOINTED  AS A DOG CONTROL OFFICER SHALL, BEFORE APPOINTMENT OR
WITHIN ONE YEAR THEREAFTER, COMPLETE A COURSE OF  TRAINING  APPROVED  BY
THE  DEPARTMENT  AND  SHALL  TAKE  AND  PASS AN EXAMINATION GIVEN BY THE
DEPARTMENT. ANY PERSON CURRENTLY EMPLOYED AS A DOG CONTROL OFFICER SHALL
COMPLETE THE TRAINING AND TAKE AND PASS THE EXAMINATION  NO  LATER  THAN
DECEMBER  FIRST,  TWO  THOUSAND  ELEVEN.  THE TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION
SHALL BE AVAILABLE TO, BUT NOT REQUIRED FOR  POLICE  OFFICERS  OR  PEACE
OFFICERS WHO DEAL WITH ANIMAL CONTROL OR ANIMAL ABUSE ISSUES.
  (B)   A   VETERINARIAN   LICENSED  PURSUANT  TO  ARTICLE  ONE  HUNDRED
THIRTY-FIVE OF THE EDUCATION LAW  SHALL  BE  EXEMPT  FROM  THE  TRAINING
REQUIRED BY SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION.
  3.  THE TRAINING PROGRAM REQUIRED BY THIS SECTION SHALL INCLUDE TRAIN-
ING REGARDING:
  (A) THE SCOPE OF THE RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE DOG CONTROL OFFICER;
  (B) APPROPRIATE AND HUMANE HANDLING OF ANIMALS, INCLUDING TRANSPORTING
ANIMALS SAFELY, GENERAL ANIMAL CONTROL AND PROPER METHODS FOR  CAPTURING
ANIMALS;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01150-01-1

S2409A - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Add §114-a, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S5675B

S2409A - Summary

Provides for the training, examination and certification of dog control officers.

S2409A - Sponsor Memo

S2409A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2409--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 20, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GRISANTI -- 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

AN  ACT  to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to train-
  ing, examination and certification of dog control officers

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

  Section  1. The agriculture and markets law is amended by adding a new
section 114-a to read as follows:
  S 114-A. TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION OF DOG CONTROL OFFICERS. 1.    THE
DEPARTMENT  SHALL  DEVELOP  A  TRAINING,  EXAMINATION  AND CERTIFICATION
PROGRAM FOR DOG CONTROL OFFICERS, POLICE OFFICERS AND PEACE OFFICERS WHO
DEAL WITH ANIMAL CONTROL OR ANIMAL ABUSE ISSUES.
  2. (A) EXCEPT AS IS PROVIDED IN PARAGRAPH (B) OF THIS SUBDIVISION, ANY
PERSON APPOINTED AS A DOG CONTROL OFFICER SHALL, BEFORE  APPOINTMENT  OR
WITHIN  ONE  YEAR  THEREAFTER, COMPLETE A COURSE OF TRAINING APPROVED BY
THE DEPARTMENT AND SHALL TAKE AND  PASS  AN  EXAMINATION  GIVEN  BY  THE
DEPARTMENT. ANY PERSON CURRENTLY EMPLOYED AS A DOG CONTROL OFFICER SHALL
COMPLETE  THE  TRAINING  AND TAKE AND PASS THE EXAMINATION NO LATER THAN
DECEMBER FIRST, TWO THOUSAND THIRTEEN. THE  TRAINING  AND  CERTIFICATION
SHALL  BE  AVAILABLE  TO,  BUT NOT REQUIRED FOR POLICE OFFICERS OR PEACE
OFFICERS WHO DEAL WITH ANIMAL CONTROL OR ANIMAL ABUSE ISSUES.
  (B)  A  VETERINARIAN  LICENSED  PURSUANT  TO   ARTICLE   ONE   HUNDRED
THIRTY-FIVE  OF  THE  EDUCATION  LAW  SHALL  BE EXEMPT FROM THE TRAINING
REQUIRED BY SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION.
  3. THE TRAINING PROGRAM REQUIRED BY THIS SECTION SHALL INCLUDE  TRAIN-
ING REGARDING:
  (A) THE SCOPE OF THE RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE DOG CONTROL OFFICER;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01150-02-1

S. 2409--A                          2

S2409B - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Add §114-a, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S5675B

S2409B - Summary

Provides for the training, examination and certification of dog control officers.

S2409B - Sponsor Memo

S2409B - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2409--B

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 20, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GRISANTI -- 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

AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation  to  train-
  ing, examination and certification of dog control officers

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

  Section 1. The agriculture and markets law is amended by adding a  new
section 114-a to read as follows:
  S  114-A.  TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION OF DOG CONTROL OFFICERS. 1.  THE
DEPARTMENT SHALL  DEVELOP  A  TRAINING,  EXAMINATION  AND  CERTIFICATION
PROGRAM FOR DOG CONTROL OFFICERS, POLICE OFFICERS AND PEACE OFFICERS WHO
DEAL WITH ANIMAL CONTROL OR ANIMAL ABUSE ISSUES.
  2. (A) EXCEPT AS IS PROVIDED IN PARAGRAPH (B) OF THIS SUBDIVISION, ANY
PERSON  APPOINTED  AS A DOG CONTROL OFFICER SHALL, WHERE REQUIRED BY THE
GOVERNING BODY OF ANY POLITICAL SUBDIVISION, COMPLETE A COURSE OF TRAIN-
ING APPROVED BY THE DEPARTMENT AND SHALL TAKE AND  PASS  AN  EXAMINATION
GIVEN  BY THE DEPARTMENT. ANY PERSON CURRENTLY EMPLOYED AS A DOG CONTROL
OFFICER SHALL, WHERE REQUIRED BY THE GOVERNING  BODY  OF  ANY  POLITICAL
SUBDIVISION,  COMPLETE THE TRAINING AND TAKE AND PASS THE EXAMINATION NO
LATER THAN DECEMBER FIRST,  TWO  THOUSAND  THIRTEEN.  THE  TRAINING  AND
CERTIFICATION  SHALL  BE AVAILABLE TO, BUT NOT REQUIRED FOR POLICE OFFI-
CERS OR PEACE OFFICERS WHO DEAL WITH  ANIMAL  CONTROL  OR  ANIMAL  ABUSE
ISSUES.
  (B)   A   VETERINARIAN   LICENSED  PURSUANT  TO  ARTICLE  ONE  HUNDRED
THIRTY-FIVE OF THE EDUCATION LAW  SHALL  BE  EXEMPT  FROM  THE  TRAINING
REQUIRED BY SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION.
  3.  THE TRAINING PROGRAM REQUIRED BY THIS SECTION SHALL INCLUDE TRAIN-
ING REGARDING:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01150-04-1

S2409C - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Add §114-a, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S5675B

S2409C - Summary

Provides for the training, examination and certification of dog control officers.

S2409C - Sponsor Memo

S2409C - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2409--C

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 20, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GRISANTI -- 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  --  reported
  favorably  from  said  committee  and  committed  to  the Committee on
  Finance -- 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 train-
  ing, examination and certification of dog control officers

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

  Section  1. The agriculture and markets law is amended by adding a new
section 114-a to read as follows:
  S 114-A. TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION OF DOG CONTROL OFFICERS. 1.    THE
DEPARTMENT  SHALL  DEVELOP  A  TRAINING,  EXAMINATION  AND CERTIFICATION
PROGRAM FOR DOG CONTROL OFFICERS, POLICE OFFICERS AND PEACE OFFICERS WHO
DEAL WITH ANIMAL CONTROL OR ANIMAL ABUSE ISSUES.
  2. (A) EXCEPT AS PROVIDED IN PARAGRAPH (B) OF  THIS  SUBDIVISION,  ANY
PERSON  APPOINTED  AS A DOG CONTROL OFFICER SHALL, WHERE REQUIRED BY THE
GOVERNING BODY OF ANY POLITICAL SUBDIVISION, COMPLETE A COURSE OF TRAIN-
ING APPROVED BY THE DEPARTMENT AND SHALL TAKE AND  PASS  AN  EXAMINATION
GIVEN  BY THE DEPARTMENT. ANY PERSON CURRENTLY EMPLOYED AS A DOG CONTROL
OFFICER SHALL, WHERE REQUIRED BY THE GOVERNING  BODY  OF  ANY  POLITICAL
SUBDIVISION,  COMPLETE THE TRAINING AND TAKE AND PASS THE EXAMINATION NO
LATER THAN DECEMBER FIRST,  TWO  THOUSAND  THIRTEEN.  THE  TRAINING  AND
CERTIFICATION  SHALL  BE AVAILABLE TO, BUT NOT REQUIRED FOR POLICE OFFI-
CERS OR PEACE OFFICERS WHO DEAL WITH  ANIMAL  CONTROL  OR  ANIMAL  ABUSE
ISSUES.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01150-05-1

S. 2409--C                          2

S2409D - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Add §114-a, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S5675B

S2409D - Summary

Provides for the training, examination and certification of dog control officers.

S2409D - Sponsor Memo

S2409D - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2409--D

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 20, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GRISANTI -- 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  --  reported
  favorably  from  said  committee  and  committed  to  the Committee on
  Finance -- committee discharged, bill amended,  ordered  reprinted  as
  amended  and  recommitted  to  said  committee  --  recommitted to the
  Committee on Agriculture in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec.  8  --
  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  train-
  ing, examination and certification of dog control officers

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

  Section 1. The agriculture and markets law is amended by adding a  new
section 114-a to read as follows:
  S  114-A.  TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION OF DOG CONTROL OFFICERS. 1.  THE
DEPARTMENT SHALL  DEVELOP  A  TRAINING,  EXAMINATION  AND  CERTIFICATION
PROGRAM FOR DOG CONTROL OFFICERS, POLICE OFFICERS AND PEACE OFFICERS WHO
DEAL WITH ANIMAL CONTROL OR ANIMAL ABUSE ISSUES.
  2.  (A)  EXCEPT  AS PROVIDED IN PARAGRAPH (B) OF THIS SUBDIVISION, ANY
PERSON APPOINTED AS A DOG CONTROL OFFICER SHALL, WHERE REQUIRED  BY  THE
GOVERNING BODY OF ANY POLITICAL SUBDIVISION, COMPLETE A COURSE OF TRAIN-
ING  APPROVED  BY  THE DEPARTMENT AND SHALL TAKE AND PASS AN EXAMINATION
GIVEN BY THE DEPARTMENT. ANY PERSON CURRENTLY EMPLOYED AS A DOG  CONTROL
OFFICER  SHALL,  WHERE  REQUIRED  BY THE GOVERNING BODY OF ANY POLITICAL
SUBDIVISION, COMPLETE THE TRAINING AND TAKE AND PASS THE EXAMINATION  NO
LATER  THAN  DECEMBER  FIRST,  TWO  THOUSAND  FOURTEEN. THE TRAINING AND
CERTIFICATION SHALL BE AVAILABLE TO, BUT NOT REQUIRED FOR  POLICE  OFFI-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01150-07-2

S2409E (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Add §114-a, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S5675B

S2409E (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for the training, examination and certification of dog control officers.

S2409E (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2409E (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2409--E
    Cal. No. 662

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 20, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GRISANTI -- 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  --  reported
  favorably  from  said  committee  and  committed  to  the Committee on
  Finance -- committee discharged, bill amended,  ordered  reprinted  as
  amended  and  recommitted  to  said  committee  --  recommitted to the
  Committee on Agriculture in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec.  8  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee -- reported favorably from said  commit-
  tee  and  committed  to the Committee on Finance -- 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

AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation  to  train-
  ing, examination and certification of dog control officers

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

  Section 1. The agriculture and markets law is amended by adding a  new
section 114-a to read as follows:
  S  114-A.  TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION OF DOG CONTROL OFFICERS. 1.  THE
DEPARTMENT SHALL  DEVELOP  A  TRAINING,  EXAMINATION  AND  CERTIFICATION
PROGRAM FOR DOG CONTROL OFFICERS, POLICE OFFICERS AND PEACE OFFICERS WHO
DEAL WITH ANIMAL CONTROL OR ANIMAL ABUSE ISSUES.
  2.  (A)  EXCEPT  AS PROVIDED IN PARAGRAPH (B) OF THIS SUBDIVISION, ANY
PERSON APPOINTED AS A DOG CONTROL OFFICER SHALL, WHERE REQUIRED  BY  THE
GOVERNING BODY OF ANY POLITICAL SUBDIVISION, COMPLETE A COURSE OF TRAIN-
ING  APPROVED  BY  THE DEPARTMENT AND SHALL TAKE AND PASS AN EXAMINATION
GIVEN BY THE DEPARTMENT. ANY PERSON CURRENTLY EMPLOYED AS A DOG  CONTROL
OFFICER  SHALL,  WHERE  REQUIRED  BY THE GOVERNING BODY OF ANY POLITICAL

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

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