senate Bill S2582

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Creates junior big game hunting license; describes rights and duties

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

do you support this legislation?

You must fill out the form below in order to support or oppose this bill. X

You must login or fill out the fields below for the senator to have an accurate account of the support or opposition to this bill.

Your valid home address is used to determine which NY State Senator Represents you.
Create an account. An account allows you to officially support or oppose key legislation, sign petitions with a single click, and follow issues, committees, and bills that matter to you. When you create an account, you agree to this platform's terms of participation.
Use this box to enter a message to your senator.

Actions

view actions (2)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to environmental conservation
Jan 22, 2013 referred to environmental conservation

Co-Sponsors

S2582 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8184
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§11-0701, 11-0929, 11-0703, 11-0713 & 11-0719, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A5199, S7151
2009-2010: A3056

S2582 - Summary

Creates junior big game hunting license for people between the ages of 12 and 16 years to hunt wild deer and bear during the hunting season; describes the rights and duties associated with such license.

S2582 - Sponsor Memo

S2582 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2582

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 22, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BALL  --  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  big
  game  hunting  by people between the ages of twelve and sixteen years,
  with adult supervision

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  2  of  section  11-0701 of the environmental
conservation law is amended by adding a  new  paragraph  d  to  read  as
follows:
  D. A JUNIOR BIG GAME LICENSE ENTITLES A RESIDENT HOLDER WHO IS BETWEEN
THE  AGES  OF TWELVE AND SIXTEEN YEARS TO HUNT WILD DEER AND BEAR DURING
THE REGULAR BIG GAME SEASON, AS PROVIDED IN TITLE 9 OF THIS ARTICLE,  AS
IF  SUCH  PERSON  HELD  A BIG GAME LICENSE, SUBJECT TO THE PROVISIONS OF
SUBDIVISION SIX OF SECTION 11-0929  AND  SUBDIVISION  THREE  OF  SECTION
11-0713  OF  THIS  ARTICLE.  IT  ENTITLES  A  NON-RESIDENT HOLDER WHO IS
BETWEEN THE AGES OF TWELVE AND SIXTEEN YEARS TO HUNT WILD DEER AND  BEAR
DURING  REGULAR BIG GAME SEASON, AS PROVIDED IN TITLE 9 OF THIS ARTICLE,
AS IF  SUCH  PERSON  HELD  A  NON-RESIDENT  BEAR  TAG,  SUBJECT  TO  THE
PROVISIONS  OF  SECTION 11-0929 AND SUBDIVISION THREE OF SECTION 11-0713
OF THIS ARTICLE.
  S 2. Section 11-0929 of the environmental conservation law is  amended
by adding a new subdivision 6 to read as follows:
  6.  A JUNIOR BIG GAME LICENSEE, BETWEEN THE AGES OF TWELVE AND SIXTEEN
YEARS, SHALL NOT HUNT DEER OR BEAR WITH FIREARMS UNLESS  HE  OR  SHE  IS
ACCOMPANIED  BY HIS OR HER PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN, OR BY A PERSON OVER
EIGHTEEN YEARS OF AGE DESIGNATED IN WRITING BY  HIS  OR  HER  PARENT  OR
LEGAL GUARDIAN WHO HAS AT LEAST ONE YEAR'S EXPERIENCE IN HUNTING DEER OR
BEAR,  AND  SUCH  ACCOMPANYING PARENT, LEGAL GUARDIAN, OR PERSON HOLDS A
VALID LICENSE ENTITLING HIM OR HER TO HUNT BIG GAME WITH FIREARMS.
  S 3. Subdivision 2, paragraph b of subdivision 4 and subdivision 6  of
section  11-0703 of the environmental conservation law, subdivision 2 as
amended by chapter 507 of the laws of 2010, paragraph b of subdivision 4
as amended by chapter 178 of the laws  of  2011  and  subdivision  6  as

Comments

Open Legislation comments facilitate discussion of New York State legislation. All comments are subject to moderation. Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity or hate speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday.

By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.