senate Bill S2698

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to limiting, restricting or prohibiting trapping

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to environmental conservation
Jan 28, 2011 referred to environmental conservation

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S2698 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3816
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §11-1111, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S5423, A4777

S2698 - Summary

Provides that each county within the state may limit, restrict or prohibit trapping within its municipal limits; provides that municipalities may do so by local law or ordinance.

S2698 - Sponsor Memo

S2698 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2698

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 28, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. SERRANO, PERKINS -- 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 muni-
  cipalities regulating the use of traps

  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 11-1111 to read as follows:
S 11-1111. MUNICIPAL REGULATION OF TRAPPING.
  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  OTHER  PROVISION OF THIS ARTICLE OR OF ANY OTHER
LAW, RULE OR REGULATION, EACH COUNTY IN THE STATE MAY, BY LOCAL  LAW  OR
ORDINANCE,  RESTRICT,  LIMIT  OR  PROHIBIT TRAPPING WITHIN ITS MUNICIPAL
LIMITS. NO PROVISION OF THIS SECTION SHALL BE  DEEMED  TO  PROHIBIT  THE
DEPARTMENT  FROM  EXERCISING  ITS  EMERGENCY  POWERS PURSUANT TO SECTION
11-0325 OF THIS ARTICLE IN RELATION TO THE CONTROL OF FISH  OR  WILDLIFE
IN THE PUBLIC INTEREST TO PREVENT THE INTRODUCTION OR SPREAD OF DISEASE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00236-01-1

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