senate Bill S6825

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Prohibits the sale, possession or transportation of feral pigs

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  • Introduced
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 21, 2012 committed to rules
May 21, 2012 advanced to third reading
May 16, 2012 2nd report cal.
May 15, 2012 1st report cal.757
Mar 27, 2012 referred to environmental conservation

Votes

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May 15, 2012 - Environmental Conservation committee Vote

S6825
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
1
Excused
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Abstained
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Environmental Conservation Committee Vote: May 15, 2012

excused (1)

S6825 - Details

Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §11-0514, En Con L

S6825 - Summary

Prohibits the sale, possession or transportation of feral pigs.

S6825 - Sponsor Memo

S6825 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6825

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 27, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LITTLE -- 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
  prohibiting the sale, possession or transportation of feral pigs

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The environmental conservation law is amended by  adding  a
new section 11-0514 to read as follows:
S 11-0514. FERAL PIGS PROHIBITED.
  1.  IT  SHALL  BE UNLAWFUL FOR ANY PERSON, FIRM, PARTNERSHIP OR CORPO-
RATION TO KNOWINGLY POSSESS, IMPORT, SELL, OFFER FOR  SALE,  DISTRIBUTE,
TRANSPORT OR OTHERWISE MARKET OR TRADE IN LIVING FERAL PIGS, FERAL HOGS,
WILD  BOAR, WILD HOGS, RAZORBACKS, EURASIAN WILD BOAR, RUSSIAN WILD BOAR
OR FERAL SWINE (SUS SCROFA).
  2. A VIOLATION OF THE PROVISIONS OF THIS  SECTION  IS  A  MISDEMEANOR,
PUNISHABLE  BY  IMPRISONMENT FOR NOT MORE THAN ONE YEAR, OR BY A FINE OF
NOT MORE THAN FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS, OR BY BOTH SUCH FINE  AND  IMPRISON-
MENT.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred twentieth day after
it  shall have become a law. Effective immediately, the addition, amend-
ment and/or repeal of any rule or regulation necessary for the implemen-
tation of this act on its effective date is authorized to be made on  or
before such date.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14731-03-2

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