senate Bill S4976

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Extends the authority of the department of environmental conservation to regulate striped bass

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A6885 -

  • 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.87
Jun 10, 2011 delivered to governor
Jun 06, 2011 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.699
substituted for s4976
Jun 06, 2011 substituted by a6885
May 23, 2011 advanced to third reading
May 18, 2011 2nd report cal.
May 17, 2011 1st report cal.699
May 02, 2011 referred to environmental conservation


S4976 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง11-0303, En Con L

S4976 - Summary

Extends the authority of the department of environmental conservation to regulate striped bass.

S4976 - Sponsor Memo

S4976 - 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
  extending  the  authority of the department of environmental conserva-
  tion to regulate striped bass


  Section  1.  Subdivision  3  of  section  11-0303 of the environmental
conservation law, as amended by chapter 150 of  the  laws  of  2007,  is
amended to read as follows:
  3.  The  department  may,  until  December  thirty-first, two thousand
[eleven] FIFTEEN, fix by  regulation  measures  for  the  management  of
striped  bass,  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 eligibility therefor, record-
keeping requirements, requirements on the amount  and  type  of  fishing
effort and gear, and requirements relating to transportation, 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 compliance requirements of applica-
ble fishery management plans adopted by the Atlantic States Marine Fish-
eries Commission and with applicable provisions  of  fishery  management
plans  adopted  pursuant to the Federal Fishery Conservation and Manage-
ment 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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