senate Bill S2262

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Allows certain disabled persons to fish without a license

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 03, 2014 recommit, enacting clause stricken
Jan 08, 2014 referred to environmental conservation
Jan 15, 2013 referred to environmental conservation

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S2262 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A153
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §11-0707, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S615, A2110
2009-2010: S6199, A2337

S2262 - Summary

Allows persons having a medically determinable impairment of sufficient severity and duration to qualify for benefits under the federal social security act to take fish as if he or she held a fishing license.

S2262 - Sponsor Memo

S2262 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2262

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 15, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  KLEIN, SAMPSON -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to  the  Committee  on  Environmental
  Conservation

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  environmental  conservation law, in relation to
  allowing certain disabled persons to take fish without a license

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

  Section  1.  Section  11-0707 of the environmental conservation law is
amended by adding a new subdivision 3-a to read as follows:
  3-A. ANY PERSON WHO IS DISABLED MAY TAKE FISH AS IF HE OR SHE  HELD  A
FISHING  LICENSE, EXCEPT THAT HE OR SHE MAY NOT TAKE BAIT FISH BY NET OR
TRAP, IF HE OR SHE HAS ON HIS OR HER PERSON AN AUTHORIZATION UPON A FORM
FURNISHED BY THE DEPARTMENT CONTAINING SUCH IDENTIFYING INFORMATION  AND
DATA  AS  MAY  BE REQUIRED BY IT.   FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDIVISION
"DISABLED" MEANS HAVING A MEDICALLY DETERMINABLE  IMPAIRMENT  OF  SUFFI-
CIENT  SEVERITY  AND DURATION TO QUALIFY FOR BENEFITS UNDER SECTION 1902
(A)(10)(A)(II)(XV) OF THE SOCIAL SECURITY ACT.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred twentieth day after
it shall have become a law; provided, however, that effective immediate-
ly, the commissioner of environmental  conservation  is  authorized  and
directed  to  add, amend, and/or repeal any rule or regulation necessary
for the timely implementation of this act on such effective date.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04922-01-3

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