senate Bill S4222

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to youth pheasant hunting days on Long Island

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Archive: Last Bill Status - Signed by Governor


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

do you support this bill?

Actions

view actions (13)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 22, 2013 signed chap.42
May 10, 2013 delivered to governor
May 07, 2013 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.280
substituted for a6908
Apr 24, 2013 referred to environmental conservation
Apr 23, 2013 delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 22, 2013 advanced to third reading
Apr 17, 2013 2nd report cal.
Apr 16, 2013 1st report cal.291
Mar 14, 2013 referred to environmental conservation

Votes

view votes

Jun 4, 2013 - Environmental Conservation committee Vote

S4222
10
1
committee
10
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
show Environmental Conservation committee vote details

Environmental Conservation Committee Vote: Jun 4, 2013

nay (1)
aye wr (1)

Apr 16, 2013 - Environmental Conservation committee Vote

S4222
10
1
committee
10
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
show Environmental Conservation committee vote details

Environmental Conservation Committee Vote: Apr 16, 2013

nay (1)
aye wr (1)

S4222 - Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6908
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation
Laws Affected:
Amd §3, Chap 366 of 2011

S4222 - Bill Texts

view summary

Relates to youth pheasant hunting days on Long Island.

view sponsor memo
BILL NUMBER:S4222

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend chapter 366 of the laws of 2011
amending the environmental conservation law relating to youth pheasant
hunting days on Long Island, in relation to the effectiveness of such
chapter

Purpose of Bill:

The bill would extend the authority of the Department of Environmental
Conservation (DEC) to fix annually by regulation the open seasons and
bag limits for pheasants on Long Island for those who hold a junior
license.

Summary of provisions:

Section 1 of the bill would amend section 3 of Chapter 366 of the Laws
of 2011 to extend until December 31, 2015 the authority provided to
DEC under Environmental Conservation Law (ECL) § 11-0903(2)(c-1) to
hold a youth hunt pursuant to regulations which establish open season
and bag limits for pheasants on Long Island.

Section 2 of the bill provides that the bill would take effect
immediately.

Existing law:

ECL § 11-0903(2)(c-1) grants DEC regulatory authority, until December
31, 2013, to annually fix by regulation the open season and bag limits
for pheasants on Long Island for junior license holders.

Prior Legislative history:

ECL § 11-0903 was amended to provide DEC with such authority by
Chapter 366 of the Laws of 2011.

Statement in support:

DEC has provided junior hunters (ages 12-15 years old) the opportunity
to hunt pheasants for six consecutive years in several hunting zones
within the State. In 2011, DEC was provided with additional authority
to establish a youth pheasant hunt on Long Island and has established
several successful and popular youth pheasant hunting opportunities
since that time. The bill would extend such authority for an
additional two years beyond December 31, 2013.

Budget implications: None.

Local Impact: None.

Effective Date: The bill Would take effect immediately.

view full text
download pdf
                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  4222

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 14, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. LAVALLE -- (at request of the Department of Environ-
  mental Conservation) -- read  twice  and  ordered  printed,  and  when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation

AN  ACT  to  amend chapter 366 of the laws of 2011 amending the environ-
  mental conservation law relating to youth  pheasant  hunting  days  on
  Long Island, in relation to the effectiveness of such chapter

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

  Section 1. Section 3 of chapter 366 of the laws of 2011, amending  the
environmental  conservation  law relating to youth pheasant hunting days
on Long Island, is amended to read as follows:
  S 3. This act shall take effect on the sixtieth  day  after  it  shall
have become a law; provided that paragraph c-1 of section 11-0903 of the
environmental conservation law as added by section one of this act shall
expire and be deemed repealed on December 31, [2013] 2015.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08973-02-3

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.