assembly Bill A2490A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides that snapping turtles may be taken with the hands or by trapping

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to environmental conservation
Jun 07, 2013 print number 2490a
Jun 07, 2013 amend and recommit to codes
May 07, 2013 reported referred to codes
Jan 15, 2013 referred to environmental conservation

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A2490 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2170B
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§11-0701, 11-0901 & 11-1103, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A378A, S7003A
2009-2010: A11341

A2490 - Summary

Provides that snapping turtles may be taken with the hands or by trapping.

A2490 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2490

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 15, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. MAGEE, OAKS, BARCLAY -- read once and referred to
  the Committee on Environmental Conservation

AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to snap-
  ping  turtles;  and  providing  for the repeal of such provisions upon
  expiration thereof

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  10  of  section 11-0701 of the environmental
conservation law, as amended by chapter 57 of the laws of  1993  and  as
renumbered  by  chapter  470  of the laws of 1994, is amended to read as
follows:
  10. A trapping license entitles the  holder  to  trap  beaver,  otter,
fisher,  mink,  muskrat,  skunk,  raccoon, bobcat, coyote, fox, opossum,
weasel, pine marten, SNAPPING TURTLES, and unprotected  wildlife  except
birds,  as  provided  in  title  11  OF  THIS  ARTICLE,  subject  to the
provisions of subdivision [6] 3 of section 11-0713 of this article.
  S 2. Paragraph c of subdivision 3 of section 11-0901 of  the  environ-
mental  conservation  law, as amended by chapter 825 of the laws of 1973
and subparagraph 1 as amended by chapter 407 of the  laws  of  1976,  is
amended to read as follows:
  c.  Wild  small game and wild upland game birds shall be taken only by
longbow or gun, or by the use of raptors as provided in title 10 of this
article, except that:
  (1) skunk, raccoon, bobcat, coyote, fox, mink and muskrat may be taken
in any manner not prohibited in this section or in title 11 of [the Fish
and Wildlife Law] THIS ARTICLE, and
  (2) frogs AND SNAPPING TURTLES may also be taken by spearing, catching
with the hands, or by the use of a club or hook,  AND  SNAPPING  TURTLES
MAY  ALSO BE TAKEN BY TRAPPING PURSUANT TO TITLES 7 AND 11 OF THIS ARTI-
CLE.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04819-01-3

Co-Sponsors

Multi-Sponsors

A2490A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2170B
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§11-0701, 11-0901 & 11-1103, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A378A, S7003A
2009-2010: A11341

A2490A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that snapping turtles may be taken with the hands or by trapping.

A2490A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2490--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 15, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. MAGEE, OAKS, BARCLAY, ABINANTI -- read once and
  referred to the Committee on Environmental  Conservation  --  reported
  and  referred  to the Committee on Codes -- committee discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to snap-
  ping  turtles;  and  providing  for the repeal of such provisions upon
  expiration thereof

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  10  of  section 11-0701 of the environmental
conservation law, as amended by chapter 57 of the laws of  1993  and  as
renumbered  by  chapter  470  of the laws of 1994, is amended to read as
follows:
  10. A trapping license entitles the  holder  to  trap  beaver,  otter,
fisher,  mink,  muskrat,  skunk,  raccoon, bobcat, coyote, fox, opossum,
weasel, pine marten, SNAPPING TURTLES, and unprotected  wildlife  except
birds,  as  provided  in  title  11  OF  THIS  ARTICLE,  subject  to the
provisions of subdivision [6] 3 of section 11-0713 of this article.
  S 2. Subdivision 8 of section 11-0701 of the  environmental  conserva-
tion  law, as amended by section 1-a of part R of chapter 58 of the laws
of 2013, is amended to read as follows:
  8. A trapping license entitles the holder to trap beaver, otter, fish-
er, mink, muskrat, skunk, raccoon, bobcat, coyote, fox, opossum, weasel,
pine marten, SNAPPING TURTLES, and unprotected wildlife except birds, as
provided in title 11 OF THIS  ARTICLE,  subject  to  the  provisions  of
section 11-0713 of this article.
  S  3.  Paragraph c of subdivision 3 of section 11-0901 of the environ-
mental conservation law, as amended by chapter 825 of the laws  of  1973
and  subparagraph  1  as  amended by chapter 407 of the laws of 1976, is
amended to read as follows:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04819-04-3

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