senate Bill S4975

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to the management of winter flounder

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A6946 -

  • 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
Aug 17, 2011 signed chap.419
Aug 05, 2011 delivered to governor
Jun 06, 2011 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.698
substituted for s4975
Jun 06, 2011 substituted by a6946
May 23, 2011 advanced to third reading
May 18, 2011 2nd report cal.
May 17, 2011 1st report cal.698
May 02, 2011 referred to environmental conservation


S4975 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง13-0340-c, En Con L

S4975 - Summary

Relates to the management of winter flounder.

S4975 - Sponsor Memo

S4975 - 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  the
  management of winter flounder


  Section 1. Section 13-0340-c of the environmental conservation law, as
amended by chapter 145 of the laws  of  2007,  is  amended  to  read  as
  S 13-0340-c. Winter flounder (Pleuorenectes americanus).
  The department may, until December thirty-first, two thousand [eleven]
THIRTEEN,  fix  by  regulation  measures  for  the  management of winter
flounder (Pleuorenectes americanus), including size  limits,  catch  and
possession  limits,  open and closed seasons, closed areas, restrictions
on the manner of taking and landing, requirements for permits and eligi-
bility therefor, recordkeeping requirements, requirements on the  amount
and type of fishing effort and gear, and requirements relating to trans-
portation,  possession  and  sale, provided that such regulations are no
less restrictive  than  requirements  set  forth  in  this  chapter  and
provided  further  that such regulations are consistent with the compli-
ance requirements of applicable fishery management plans adopted by  the
Atlantic   States   Marine  Fisheries  Commission  and  with  applicable
provisions of fishery management plans adopted pursuant to  the  Federal
Fishery Conservation and Management Act (16 U.S.C. S 1800 et seq.).
  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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