Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 04, 2012
referred to agriculture
|Mar 30, 2011
defeated in agriculture
|Feb 22, 2011
notice of committee consideration - requested
|Jan 05, 2011
referred to agriculture
Senate Bill S61
2011-2012 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Agriculture Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2011-S61 (ACTIVE) - Details
2011-S61 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S61 REVISED 12/30/11 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to requiring all dogs and their owners to successfully complete basic obedience training PURPOSE: To require all dogs and their owners to successfully complete obedience training. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 Amends Section 107 (1) of the Agriculture and Markets Law that the requirements for basic obedience courses for dogs and their owners shall apply to the entire state. Section 2 Amends Section 109 (1) (d) of the Agriculture and Markets Law to require a certificate that documents successful completion of a basic obedience course. Section 3 Amends the Agriculture and Markets Law by adding a new section l13-a to provide that the Commissioner shall establish by rule or regulation requirements for basic obedience courses for dogs and
2011-S61 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 61 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 5, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sen. DIAZ -- 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 requir- ing all dogs and their owners to successfully complete basic obedience training THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 107 of the agriculture and markets law, as amended by section 1 of part T of chapter 59 of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows: 1. This article shall apply to all areas of the state except any city having a population of over two million, EXCEPT THAT THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION ONE HUNDRED THIRTEEN-A OF THIS ARTICLE SHALL BE APPLICABLE TO THE ENTIRE STATE. S 2. Paragraph (d) of subdivision 1 of section 109 of the agriculture and markets law, as amended by section 4 of part T of chapter 59 of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows: (d) The application shall be accompanied by the license fee prescribed by section one hundred ten of this article [and], a certificate of rabies vaccination or statement in lieu thereof, as required by subdivi- sion two of this section, AND, FOR OWNERS AND DOGS SUBJECT TO THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION ONE HUNDRED THIRTEEN-A OF THIS ARTICLE, A CERTIF- ICATE OF SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF A BASIC OBEDIENCE COURSE. In the case of a spayed or neutered dog, every application shall also be accompanied by a certificate signed by a licensed veterinarian or an affidavit signed by the owner, showing that the dog has been spayed or neutered, provided such certificate or affidavit shall not be required if the same is already on file with the clerk or authorized dog control officer. In lieu of the spay or neuter certificate an owner may present a statement certified by a licensed veterinarian stating that he has examined the EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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