senate Bill S1039

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to limiting, restricting or prohibiting trapping

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to environmental conservation
Jan 09, 2013 referred to environmental conservation

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S1039 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1756
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §11-111, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S2698, A3816
2009-2010: S5423, A4777

S1039 - Summary

Provides that each county within the state may limit, restrict or prohibit trapping within its municipal limits; provides that municipalities may do so by local law or ordinance.

S1039 - Sponsor Memo

S1039 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1039

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. SERRANO, AVELLA, PERKINS -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Environ-
  mental Conservation

AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to muni-
  cipalities regulating the use of traps

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

  Section  1.  The environmental conservation law is amended by adding a
new section 11-1111 to read as follows:
S 11-1111. MUNICIPAL REGULATION OF TRAPPING.
  NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF THIS ARTICLE OR  OF  ANY  OTHER
LAW,  RULE  OR REGULATION, EACH COUNTY IN THE STATE MAY, BY LOCAL LAW OR
ORDINANCE, RESTRICT, LIMIT OR PROHIBIT  TRAPPING  WITHIN  ITS  MUNICIPAL
LIMITS.  NO  PROVISION  OF  THIS SECTION SHALL BE DEEMED TO PROHIBIT THE
DEPARTMENT FROM EXERCISING ITS  EMERGENCY  POWERS  PURSUANT  TO  SECTION
11-0325  OF  THIS ARTICLE IN RELATION TO THE CONTROL OF FISH OR WILDLIFE
IN THE PUBLIC INTEREST TO PREVENT THE INTRODUCTION OR SPREAD OF DISEASE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00539-01-3

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