senate Bill S771

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Provides that the information collected and maintained by the department of agriculture and markets relating to animals shall be confidential

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 26, 2012 referred to agriculture
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 12, 2012 advanced to third reading
Mar 07, 2012 2nd report cal.
Mar 06, 2012 1st report cal.286
Jan 04, 2012 referred to agriculture
returned to senate
died in assembly
Apr 04, 2011 referred to agriculture
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 28, 2011 advanced to third reading
Mar 24, 2011 2nd report cal.
Mar 23, 2011 1st report cal.258
Jan 05, 2011 referred to agriculture

Votes

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Mar 6, 2012 - Agriculture committee Vote

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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Agriculture Committee Vote: Mar 6, 2012

nay (1)

Mar 23, 2011 - Agriculture committee Vote

S771
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committee
9
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Agriculture Committee Vote: Mar 23, 2011

nay (1)

S771 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6281
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง95-a, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S2420, A7886

S771 - Summary

Provides that the information collected and maintained by the department of agriculture and markets relating to the registration and identification of premises and animals shall be confidential.

S771 - Sponsor Memo

S771 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   771

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  YOUNG  -- 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  the
  confidentiality  of certain information submitted to the department of
  agriculture and markets

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

  Section 1. Section 95-a of the agriculture and markets law, as amended
by chapter 271 of the laws of 2001, is amended to read as follows:
  S 95-a. Animal ear tags or other identification. 1. A person who with-
out  authorization  by the commissioner, (a) cuts out, removes, obliter-
ates or destroys a New York state department of agriculture and  markets
official  ear  tag  or other official New York state identification tag,
device or mark on any cattle, camelid, deer, sheep, goats or  swine,  as
defined  in  this  article,  other than such identification which may be
used for the owner's own records in  the  state  of  New  York,  or  (b)
inserts  or  attaches  to  the  ear of any cattle, camelid, deer, sheep,
goats or swine, as defined in this article, in the state of New  York  a
New York state department of agriculture and markets official ear tag or
inserts  in  or  attaches to any such animal any other official New York
state identification tag, device or mark other than such  identification
which  may  be  used  for the owner's own records that has not been duly
issued for said animal by the department is guilty of a misdemeanor.
  2. (A) THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION AND DATA COLLECTED AND MAINTAINED  BY
THE  DEPARTMENT  RELATED TO THE REGISTRATION AND IDENTIFICATION OF PREM-
ISES AND ANIMALS IS CONFIDENTIAL AND NOT SUBJECT TO PUBLIC DISCLOSURE:
  (I) THE NAMES AND ADDRESSES OF OWNERS AND PREMISES CONTACTS;
  (II) THE LOCATION OF PREMISES WHERE ANIMALS ARE KEPT;
  (III) THE IDENTIFICATION NUMBER OF A PREMISES OR AN ANIMAL; AND

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03437-01-1

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