assembly Bill A775B

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to promoting understanding, awareness and enforcement of animal crimes laws; repealer

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 21, 2014 print number 775b
Feb 21, 2014 amend and recommit to agriculture
Jan 08, 2014 referred to agriculture
Jan 10, 2013 print number 775a
Jan 10, 2013 amend and recommit to agriculture
Jan 09, 2013 referred to agriculture

Co-Sponsors

A775 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6643
Current Committee:
Assembly Agriculture
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§350, 365, 369, 371 & 373, rpld §§351, 353, 353-a, 353-b, 353-d, 355, 360, 361 & 362, §374 sub 8, add §380, Ag & Mkts L; add Title Q Art 280 §§280.00 - 280.80, §60.22, amd §§70.02, 195.06, 195.11, 195.12 & 265.01, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A9917
2015-2016: A352
2017-2018: A653
2019-2020: A634

A775 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to promoting understanding, awareness and enforcement of animal crime laws.

A775 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   775

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. ROSENTHAL, LAVINE, SWEENEY, RUSSELL, BRINDISI --
  read once and referred to the Committee on Agriculture

AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law and the  penal  law,  in
  relation  to  promoting  understanding,  awareness  and enforcement of
  animal crimes laws; and to repeal sections  351,  353,  353-a,  353-b,
  353-d,  355,  360,  361,  362  and subdivision 8 of section 374 of the
  agriculture and markets law relating thereto

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

  Section  1.   Section 350 of the agriculture and markets law, as added
by chapter 1047 of the laws of 1965, subdivision 3 as added  by  chapter
619  of  the  laws of 1987, subdivision 4 as added by chapter 569 of the
laws of 1995, subdivision 5 as amended by chapter 118  of  the  laws  of
1999, is amended to read as follows:
  S 350. Definitions.  1. "Animal[,]", as used in this article, includes
every living creature except a human being;
  2. ["Torture" or "cruelty"] "CRUELTY" includes every act, omission, or
neglect, whereby unjustifiable physical  pain,  suffering  or  death  is
caused  or permitted AND SHALL INCLUDE BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, ANY ACT OF
OVERDRIVING, OVERLOADING, INJURING, MAIMING, MUTILATING  OR  KILLING  AN
ANIMAL.
  3.  "TORTURE" MEANS CONDUCT THAT IS INTENDED TO CAUSE EXTREME PHYSICAL
PAIN.
  4. "Adoption" means the delivery [to any natural person eighteen years
of age or older, for the limited purpose of harboring  a  pet,]  TO  ANY
NATURAL  PERSON EIGHTEEN YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER, FOR THE LIMITED PURPOSES
OF HARBORING of any dog or cat, seized or surrendered.
  [4]5.  "Farm animal", as used in this  article,  means  any  ungulate,
poultry,  species of cattle, sheep, swine, goats, llamas, horses or fur-
bearing animals, as defined in  section  11-1907  of  the  environmental

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

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A775A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6643
Current Committee:
Assembly Agriculture
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§350, 365, 369, 371 & 373, rpld §§351, 353, 353-a, 353-b, 353-d, 355, 360, 361 & 362, §374 sub 8, add §380, Ag & Mkts L; add Title Q Art 280 §§280.00 - 280.80, §60.22, amd §§70.02, 195.06, 195.11, 195.12 & 265.01, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A9917
2015-2016: A352
2017-2018: A653
2019-2020: A634

A775A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to promoting understanding, awareness and enforcement of animal crime laws.

A775A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 775--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. ROSENTHAL, LAVINE, SWEENEY, RUSSELL, BRINDISI --
  read once and referred 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 and the penal law, in
  relation to promoting  understanding,  awareness  and  enforcement  of
  animal  crimes  laws;  and  to repeal sections 351, 353, 353-a, 353-b,
  353-d, 355, 360, 361, 362 and subdivision 8  of  section  374  of  the
  agriculture and markets law relating thereto

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

  Section 1.  Section 350 of the agriculture and markets law,  as  added
by  chapter  1047 of the laws of 1965, subdivision 3 as added by chapter
619 of the laws of 1987, subdivision 4 as added by chapter  569  of  the
laws  of  1995,  subdivision  5 as amended by chapter 118 of the laws of
1999, is amended to read as follows:
  S 350. Definitions. 1. "Animal[,]", as used in this article,  includes
every living creature except a human being;
  2. ["Torture" or "cruelty"] "CRUELTY" includes every act, omission, or
neglect,  whereby  unjustifiable  physical  pain,  suffering or death is
caused or permitted AND SHALL INCLUDE BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, ANY ACT  OF
OVERDRIVING,  OVERLOADING,  INJURING,  MAIMING, MUTILATING OR KILLING AN
ANIMAL.
  3. "TORTURE" MEANS CONDUCT THAT IS INTENDED TO CAUSE EXTREME  PHYSICAL
PAIN.
  4. "Adoption" means the delivery [to any natural person eighteen years
of  age or older, for the limited purpose of harboring a pet, of any dog
or cat, seized or  surrendered]  OF  ANY  ANIMAL  FORFEITED,  SEIZED  OR
SURRENDERED,  TO  ANY NATURAL PERSON EIGHTEEN YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER, FOR
THE PURPOSE OF THAT PERSON PERMANENTLY HARBORING SUCH ANIMAL AS A PET.
  [4]5.  "Farm animal", as used in this  article,  means  any  ungulate,
poultry,  species of cattle, sheep, swine, goats, llamas, horses or fur-
bearing animals, as defined in  section  11-1907  of  the  environmental

Co-Sponsors

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Multi-Sponsors

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A775B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6643
Current Committee:
Assembly Agriculture
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§350, 365, 369, 371 & 373, rpld §§351, 353, 353-a, 353-b, 353-d, 355, 360, 361 & 362, §374 sub 8, add §380, Ag & Mkts L; add Title Q Art 280 §§280.00 - 280.80, §60.22, amd §§70.02, 195.06, 195.11, 195.12 & 265.01, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A9917
2015-2016: A352
2017-2018: A653
2019-2020: A634

A775B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to promoting understanding, awareness and enforcement of animal crime laws.

A775B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 775--B

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. ROSENTHAL, LAVINE, SWEENEY, RUSSELL, BRINDISI,
  MONTESANO, MILLMAN,  TENNEY,  HENNESSEY,  ENGLEBRIGHT,  FAHY,  JAFFEE,
  COLTON,  SKOUFIS,  OTIS, THIELE, CURRAN -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of
  A. BROOK-KRASNY, GARBARINO, HEVESI, LUPARDO, McDONALD, SCHIMEL,  SKAR-
  TADOS, SOLAGES, STECK, WALTER -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee  on  Agriculture  --  committee  discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee --  recommitted
  to  the  Committee  on Agriculture in accordance with Assembly Rule 3,
  sec. 2 -- committee discharged, bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend the agriculture and markets law and the penal law, in
  relation to promoting  understanding,  awareness  and  enforcement  of
  animal  crimes  laws;  and  to repeal sections 351, 353, 353-a, 353-b,
  353-d, 355, 360, 361, 362 and subdivision 8  of  section  374  of  the
  agriculture and markets law relating thereto

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

  Section 1.  Section 350 of the agriculture and markets law,  as  added
by  chapter  1047 of the laws of 1965, subdivision 3 as added by chapter
619 of the laws of 1987, subdivision 4 as added by chapter  569  of  the
laws  of  1995,  subdivision  5 as amended by chapter 118 of the laws of
1999, is amended to read as follows:
  S 350. Definitions. 1. "Animal[,]", as used in this article,  includes
every living creature except a human being;
  2. ["Torture" or "cruelty"] "CRUELTY" includes every act, omission, or
neglect,  whereby  unjustifiable  physical  pain,  suffering or death is
caused or permitted AND SHALL SPECIFICALLY INCLUDE, BUT NOT  BE  LIMITED
TO,  ANY  ACT OF OVERDRIVING, OVERLOADING, INJURING, MAIMING, MUTILATING
OR KILLING AN ANIMAL.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01445-11-4

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