Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 13, 2014
referred to agriculture
Assembly Bill A9624
2013-2014 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2013-A9624 (ACTIVE) - Details
2013-A9624 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 9624 I N A S S E M B L Y May 13, 2014 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. THIELE -- read once and referred to the Committee on Agriculture AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to increas- ing the punishment for the abandonment of animals THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 355 of the agriculture and markets law, as amended by chapter 458 of the laws of 1985, is amended to read as follows: S 355. Abandonment of animals. A person being the owner or possessor, or having charge or custody of an animal, who abandons such animal, or leaves it to die in a street, road or public place, or who allows such animal, if it [become] BECOMES disabled, to lie in a public street, road or public place more than three hours after he OR SHE receives notice that it is left disabled, is guilty of a misdemeanor, punishable by imprisonment for not more than one year, or by a fine of not more than [one] TWO thousand dollars, or by both. S 2. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed- ing the date upon which it shall have become a law. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD03302-04-4
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