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|Jan 08, 2014||referred to environmental conservation|
|Jan 22, 2013||referred to environmental conservation|
senate Bill S2582
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
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- Passed Senate
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- Delivered to Governor
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S2582 - Details
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
BILL NUMBER:S2582 TITLE OF BILL: 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 PURPOSE: To lower the hunting age for taking big game in New York to twelve. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section One - amends § 11-0701 subdivision 2 of the environmental conservation law by adding a new paragraph d creating a junior big game license which provides individuals between the ages of twelve and sixteen the same privileges to hunt wild deer and bear as if the person held a big game license. Section Two - adds a new subdivision 6 to § 11-0929 of the environmental conservation law requiring that an individual hunting with a junior big game license must be supervised by a parent or guardian or an individual over the age of eighteen with written permission from the parent or guardian. Section Three - amends various sections of the environmental
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
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