|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to agriculture|
|Jun 04, 2013||reported and committed to finance|
|Mar 25, 2013||referred to agriculture|
senate Bill S4382
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S4382 - Details
S4382 - Summary
Directs the department of agriculture and markets to inspect the condition of certain horse stalls in cities with a population of one million or more.
S4382 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S4382 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the agriculture and markets law and the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the inspection of certain horse stables in cities of one million or more PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To direct the department of agriculture and markets to inspect the condition of certain horse stalls in New York City. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section one amends the agriculture and markets law by adding a new section 359-b: Inspection of certain horse stables in cities of one million or more. Section two amends section 17-330 of the Administrative Code of the City of New York. Section three is the effective date. JUSTIFICATION: The past two decades have seen a tremendous loss of recreational equine facilities and opportunities within New York City. New York State must, at this time, protect, promote, and stabilize what is left of the equine industry within our great state. By doing so, this industry will continue to contribute to the City and State economy. This bill is intended to bait the devastating depletion of recreational horse industries by giving authority over inspection,
S4382 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4382 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 25, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. LANZA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Agriculture AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law and the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the inspection of certain horse stables in cities of one million or more THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The agriculture and markets law is amended by adding a new section 359-b to read as follows: S 359-B. INSPECTION OF CERTAIN HORSE STABLES IN CITIES OF ONE MILLION OR MORE. 1. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION SHALL APPLY ONLY TO: (A) HORSE STABLES IN CITIES HAVING A POPULATION OF ONE MILLION OR MORE; AND (B) HORSE STABLES FOR RIDING HORSES, THE BOARDING OF HORSES OR FOR HORSES USED FOR RIDING LESSONS IN CITIES HAVING A POPULATION OF ONE MILLION OR MORE. 2. NO PROVISION OF THIS SECTION SHALL BE DEEMED TO APPLY TO CARRIAGE HORSES OR ANY HORSE THAT IS SUBJECT TO THE PROVISIONS OF THE RACING, PARI-MUTUEL WAGERING AND BREEDING LAW. 3. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL, AT A MINIMUM, MAKE YEARLY INSPECTIONS OF HORSE STABLES TO ENSURE COMPLIANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THIS ARTICLE. 4. THE COMMISSIONER IS AUTHORIZED TO PROMULGATE SUCH RULES AND REGU- LATIONS AS HE OR SHE DEEMS NECESSARY TO IMPLEMENT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION. 5. VIOLATION OF ANY PROVISION OF THIS SECTION OR ANY RULE OR REGU- LATION PROMULGATED PURSUANT THERETO SHALL BE A CIVIL OFFENSE PUNISHABLE BY A FINE OF NOT LESS THAN ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS NOR MORE THAN ONE THOU- SAND DOLLARS. S 2. Section 17-330 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as added by local law number 2 of the city of New York for the year 1994, subdivisions b, c, g, l, n and p as amended and subdivisions EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD00829-01-3
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