senate Bill S5192

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to the management of crabs

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A6952 -

  • 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 03, 2011 signed chap.289
Jul 22, 2011 delivered to governor
Jun 06, 2011 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.714
substituted for s5192
Jun 06, 2011 substituted by a6952
May 23, 2011 advanced to third reading
May 18, 2011 2nd report cal.
May 17, 2011 1st report cal.714
May 03, 2011 referred to environmental conservation


S5192 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง13-0331, En Con L

S5192 - Summary

Relates to the management of crabs.

S5192 - Sponsor Memo

S5192 - 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 3, 2011

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

AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation  to  the
  management of crabs


  Section 1.   Subdivision 7 of section  13-0331  of  the  environmental
conservation  law,  as  amended  by  chapter 152 of the laws of 2007, is
amended to read as follows:
  7. The department  may,  until  December  thirty-first,  two  thousand
[eleven] FIFTEEN, fix by regulation measures for the management of crabs
of  any  kind  including  horseshoe  crabs (Limulus sp.), 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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