senate Bill S3884A

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Limits the taking of sharks to the use of non-stainless non-offset circle hooks

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 23, 2014 signed chap.378
Sep 11, 2014 delivered to governor
Jun 09, 2014 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.64
substituted for a5421a
Jun 03, 2014 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 28, 2014 advanced to third reading
May 21, 2014 2nd report cal.
May 20, 2014 1st report cal.807
Jan 31, 2014 print number 3884a
amend and recommit to environmental conservation
Jan 08, 2014 referred to environmental conservation
Jun 21, 2013 committed to rules
Apr 22, 2013 advanced to third reading
Apr 17, 2013 2nd report cal.
Apr 16, 2013 1st report cal.287
Feb 26, 2013 referred to environmental conservation

S3884 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5421A
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §13-0338, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S3884

S3884 - Summary

Limits the taking of sharks to the use of non-stainless non-offset circle hooks.

S3884 - Sponsor Memo

S3884 - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 3884                                                  A. 5421

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            February 26, 2013
                               ___________

IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental
  Conservation

IN  ASSEMBLY  -- Introduced by M. of A. THIELE -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Environmental Conservation

AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation  to  the
  taking of sharks; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon
  expiration thereof

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

  Section 1. Section 13-0338 of the environmental  conservation  law  is
amended by adding a new subdivision 5 to read as follows:
  5.  SHARKS, EXCLUDING SPINY DOGFISH, SHALL NOT BE TAKEN FOR COMMERCIAL
OR RECREATIONAL PURPOSES BY  BAITED  HOOKING  EXCEPT  WITH  THE  USE  OF
NON-STAINLESS  STEEL  NON-OFFSET  CIRCLE  HOOKS.  IN ADDITION, NO PERSON
SHALL CONDUCT, SPONSOR OR PARTICIPATE IN  ANY  SHARK  TOURNAMENT  UNLESS
SAID  TOURNAMENT'S  RULES  AND  REGULATIONS REQUIRE THE EXCLUSIVE USE OF
NON-STAINLESS STEEL NON-OFFSET CIRCLE HOOKS.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall  expire  and  be
deemed repealed December 31, 2015.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08441-02-3

S3884A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5421A
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §13-0338, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S3884

S3884A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Limits the taking of sharks to the use of non-stainless non-offset circle hooks.

S3884A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3884A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 3884--A                                            A. 5421--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            February 26, 2013
                               ___________

IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental
  Conservation  -- recommitted to the Committee on Environmental Conser-
  vation  in  accordance  with  Senate  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

IN  ASSEMBLY  -- Introduced by M. of A. THIELE -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Environmental Conservation -- recommitted  to  the
  Committee  on  Environmental  Conservation 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 environmental conservation law, in relation to the
  taking of sharks; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon
  expiration thereof

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

  Section  1.  Section  13-0338 of the environmental conservation law is
amended by adding a new subdivision 5 to read as follows:
  5. SHARKS, EXCLUDING SPINY DOGFISH, SHALL NOT BE TAKEN FOR  COMMERCIAL
OR  RECREATIONAL  PURPOSES  BY  BAITED  HOOKING  EXCEPT  WITH THE USE OF
NON-STAINLESS STEEL NON-OFFSET CIRCLE  HOOKS.  IN  ADDITION,  NO  PERSON
SHALL  CONDUCT,  SPONSOR  OR  PARTICIPATE IN ANY SHARK TOURNAMENT UNLESS
SAID TOURNAMENT'S RULES AND REGULATIONS REQUIRE  THE  EXCLUSIVE  USE  OF
NON-STAINLESS STEEL NON-OFFSET CIRCLE HOOKS.
  S  2.  This  act shall take effect immediately and shall expire and be
deemed repealed December 31, 2016.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08441-03-4

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