senate Bill S4973

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to restricting the taking of fish, shellfish, and crustacea in designated special management areas

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A6883 -

  • 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.86
Jun 10, 2011 delivered to governor
Jun 06, 2011 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.696
substituted for s4973
Jun 06, 2011 substituted by a6883
May 23, 2011 advanced to third reading
May 18, 2011 2nd report cal.
May 17, 2011 1st report cal.696
May 02, 2011 referred to environmental conservation


S4973 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง13-0360, En Con L

S4973 - Summary

Relates to restricting the taking of fish, shellfish, and crustacea in designated special management areas.

S4973 - Sponsor Memo

S4973 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 2, 2011

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

AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
  restricting  the taking of fish, shellfish and crustacea in designated
  special management areas


  Section  1.  Subdivision  3  of  section  13-0360 of the environmental
conservation law, as amended by chapter 151 of  the  laws  of  2007,  is
amended to read as follows:
  3. Notwithstanding any other provision of this chapter, the department
may,  until  December thirty-first, two thousand [eleven] FIFTEEN, adopt
regulations restricting the taking of fish, shellfish and  crustacea  in
any  special  management  area designated pursuant to subdivision two of
this section.  Such regulations may restrict the  manner  of  taking  of
fish,  shellfish  and  crustacea  in such areas and the landing of fish,
shellfish and crustacea which have  been  taken  therefrom.  Such  regu-
lations  shall  be  consistent  with all relevant federal and interstate
fisheries management plans and with the  marine  fisheries  conservation
and management policy set forth in section 13-0105 of this article.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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


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