senate Bill S5195

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to continuing regulations relating to the management of whelks and conchs

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A6948 -

  • 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.420
Aug 05, 2011 delivered to governor
Jun 06, 2011 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.717
substituted for s5195
Jun 06, 2011 substituted by a6948
May 23, 2011 advanced to third reading
May 18, 2011 2nd report cal.
May 17, 2011 1st report cal.717
May 03, 2011 referred to environmental conservation


S5195 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §13-0330, En Con L

S5195 - Summary

Relates to continuing regulations relating to the management of whelks and conchs.

S5195 - Sponsor Memo

S5195 - 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
  continuing regulations relating to the management of whelks and conchs


  Section 1.   Subdivision 6 of section  13-0330  of  the  environmental
conservation  law,  as  amended  by  chapter 143 of the laws of 2007, is
amended to read as follows:
  6. The department  may,  until  December  thirty-first,  two  thousand
[eleven]  THIRTEEN,  fix  by  regulation  measures for the management of
whelk  or  conch  (Busycon  spp.),  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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