senate Bill S4982

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Continues the authority of the department of environmental conservation to provide for the management of monkfish

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A6951 - Signed by Governor

  • 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.423
Aug 05, 2011 delivered to governor
Jun 06, 2011 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.705
substituted for s4982
Jun 06, 2011 substituted by a6951
May 23, 2011 advanced to third reading
May 18, 2011 2nd report cal.
May 17, 2011 1st report cal.705
May 02, 2011 referred to environmental conservation


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S4982 - Details

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

S4982 - Summary

Continues the authority of the department of environmental conservation to provide for the management of monkfish.

S4982 - Sponsor Memo

S4982 - 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.  MARCELLINO,  JOHNSON,  GRISANTI -- 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
  continuing the authority of the department of environmental  conserva-
  tion to provide for the management of monkfish


  Section 1. Section 13-0340-g of the environmental conservation law, as
amended by chapter 139 of the laws  of  2007,  is  amended  to  read  as
S 13-0340-g.  Monkfish  (Lophius  americanus,  Lophius  reticulatus  and
                 Lophius gastrophysus).
  The department may, until December thirty-first, two thousand [eleven]
FIFTEEN, fix by regulation  measures  for  the  management  of  monkfish
(Lophius  americanus,  Lophius  reticulatus  and  Lophius gastrophysus),
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,  recordkeeping
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  applicable  fishery
management plans adopted by the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commis-
sion  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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