senate Bill S7611A

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to fees collected for animal licenses

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  • 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, 2012 signed chap.446
Aug 06, 2012 delivered to governor
Jun 21, 2012 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.237
substituted for a7140b
referred to agriculture
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1488
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 18, 2012 print number 7611a
amend and recommit to agriculture
Jun 07, 2012 referred to agriculture

S7611 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7140B
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§108, 109, 110, 116, 117, 117-a & 122, Ag & Mkts L

S7611 - Summary

Relates to fees collected for animal licenses; makes technical corrections relating thereto.

S7611 - Sponsor Memo

S7611 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7611

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 7, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Agriculture

AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law,  in  relation  to  fees
  collected for animal licenses

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 19 and 25 of section 108  of  the  agriculture
and  markets  law, subdivision 19 as added by chapter 220 of the laws of
1978 and subdivision 25 as added by chapter 170 of the laws of 1998, are
amended to read as follows:
  19. "Recognized registry association" means any  registry  association
that  operates on a nationwide basis[,] AND issues numbered registration
certificates [and keeps such records as may be required by  the  commis-
sioner].
  25.  "Working  search dog" means any dog that is trained to aid in the
search for missing persons[,] AND is actually used for such purpose [and
is registered with the department; provided, however, that such services
provided by said dog shall be performed without charge or fee].
  S 2. Subdivision 3 of section 109 of the agriculture and markets  law,
as  added  by  section 4 of part T of chapter 59 of the laws of 2010, is
amended to read as follows:
  3. Municipalities may provide for the establishment  and  issuance  of
purebred  licenses  and,  in the event they do so, shall provide for the
assessment of a surcharge of at least three dollars for the purposes  of
carrying  out  animal  population control efforts as provided in section
one hundred seventeen-a of  this  article.  MUNICIPALITIES  WHICH  ISSUE
PUREBRED  LICENSES  SHALL  REMIT SUCH SURCHARGE COLLECTED TO THE COMMIS-
SIONER.
  S 3. Subdivision 3 of section 110 of the agriculture and markets  law,
as  added  by  section 5 of part T of chapter 59 of the laws of 2010, is
amended to read as follows:
  3. In addition to the fee charged pursuant to subdivision one of  this
section,  all municipalities issuing dog licenses pursuant to this arti-
cle are  required  to  provide  for  the  assessment  of  an  additional
surcharge  of  at  least  one dollar for altered dogs and at least three
dollars for unaltered dogs for the purposes of carrying out animal popu-
lation control efforts as provided in section one hundred seventeen-a of

S7611A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7140B
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§108, 109, 110, 116, 117, 117-a & 122, Ag & Mkts L

S7611A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to fees collected for animal licenses; makes technical corrections relating thereto.

S7611A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7611A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 7611--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 7, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Agriculture  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the agriculture and markets law, in relation to fees
  collected for animal licenses

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

  Section  1.  Subdivisions  19 and 25 of section 108 of the agriculture
and markets law, subdivision 19 as added by chapter 220 of the  laws  of
1978 and subdivision 25 as added by chapter 170 of the laws of 1998, are
amended to read as follows:
  19.  "Recognized  registry association" means any registry association
that operates on a nationwide basis[,] AND issues numbered  registration
certificates  [and  keeps such records as may be required by the commis-
sioner].
  25. "Working search dog" means any dog that is trained to aid  in  the
search for missing persons[,] AND is actually used for such purpose [and
is registered with the department; provided, however, that such services
provided by said dog shall be performed without charge or fee].
  S  2. Subdivision 3 of section 109 of the agriculture and markets law,
as added by section 4 of part T of chapter 59 of the laws  of  2010,  is
amended to read as follows:
  3.  Municipalities  may  provide for the establishment and issuance of
purebred licenses and, in the event they do so, shall  provide  for  the
assessment  of a surcharge of at least three dollars for the purposes of
carrying out animal population control efforts as  provided  in  section
one  hundred  seventeen-a  of  this  article. MUNICIPALITIES WHICH ISSUE
PUREBRED LICENSES SHALL REMIT SUCH SURCHARGE COLLECTED  TO  THE  COMMIS-
SIONER.
  S  3. Subdivision 3 of section 110 of the agriculture and markets law,
as added by section 5 of part T of chapter 59 of the laws  of  2010,  is
amended to read as follows:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10715-08-2

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