senate Bill S6283

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Authorizes deer and bear hunting in the counties of Broome, Chenango and Tioga

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 13, 2012 referred to environmental conservation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 12, 2012 advanced to third reading
Mar 07, 2012 2nd report cal.
Mar 06, 2012 1st report cal.297
Jan 20, 2012 referred to environmental conservation

S6283 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง11-0907, En Con L

S6283 - Summary

Authorizes deer and bear hunting in the counties of Broome, Chenango and Tioga.

S6283 - Sponsor Memo

S6283 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K


                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 20, 2012

Introduced  by  Sen.  LIBOUS -- 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  big
  game hunting in the counties of Broome, Chenango and Tioga


  Section 1. The opening paragraph and items (f) and (i) of paragraph  a
of  subdivision  2  of section 11-0907 of the environmental conservation
law, the opening paragraph as amended by section 11 of  chapter  483  of
the laws of 2010, item (f) as amended by chapter 323 of the laws of 2011
and  item  (i) as separately amended by chapters 321 and 326 of the laws
of 2011, are amended and a new item (k) is added to read as follows:
  Regular open hunting seasons for [deer] BIG GAME are established sepa-
rately for the named regions or parts  of  regions,  or  named  counties
listed in column one of the table set forth in this subdivision, and are
specified  as  seasons for taking by pistol, rifle, shotgun, crossbow or
long bow, or for taking by shotgun or long bow only, or  for  taking  by
long bow only, as indicated in column three entitled "Manner of Taking".
Where  taking  of  big game by shotgun is permitted by this chapter such
shotgun may contain rifling in all or a portion of the barrel, provided,
however, if the barrel or a portion thereof does  contain  rifling  only
shells  having  non-metallic cases, except for the base, may be used. In
the areas identified in column one except in the "closed  areas"  speci-
fied  in  subdivision 5 the game specified in column two may be taken in
the open season stated in column two immediately following the  specifi-
cation of the game, in the manner specified in column three.

(f) Southern tier,        Deer, first Monday      Pistol, shotgun,
  central and Western     after November 15       crossbow,
  region, except those    through first Tuesday   muzzle loading firearm
  counties or portions    after December 7        or long bow only
  thereof listed in
  item (i) [or],

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.


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