senate Bill S4567

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to management of the American lobster; repealer

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  • In Committee
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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 18, 2013 recommit, enacting clause stricken
committed to rules
vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
returned to senate
recalled from assembly
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.292
Apr 11, 2013 referred to environmental conservation

Votes

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Jun 4, 2013 - Environmental Conservation committee Vote

S4567
7
0
committee
7
Aye
0
Nay
5
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Environmental Conservation Committee Vote: Jun 4, 2013

Apr 16, 2013 - Environmental Conservation committee Vote

S4567
7
0
committee
7
Aye
0
Nay
5
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Environmental Conservation Committee Vote: Apr 16, 2013

S4567 - Details

Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§13-0329 & 13-0334, En Con L; rpld §2, amd §3, Chap 211 of 2008

S4567 - Summary

Relates to management of the American lobster.

S4567 - Sponsor Memo

S4567 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4567

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 11, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. ZELDIN -- (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 the environmental conservation law, in relation to the
  management of American lobster, to amend chapter 211 of  the  laws  of
  2008  amending  the  environmental  conservation  law  relating to the
  management of American lobsters,  in  relation  to  the  effectiveness
  thereof  and  to  repeal  section  2  of  such chapter relating to the
  management of American lobsters

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

  Section  1.  Paragraphs a and d of subdivision 5 of section 13-0329 of
the environmental conservation law, paragraph a as amended by section  1
of  chapter  211 of the laws of 2008 and paragraph d as added by chapter
357 of the laws of 1998, are amended to read as follows:
  a. Except as provided in subdivisions 13 [and],  16  AND  18  of  this
section,  only lobsters measuring three and three-eighths inches or more
and five and one-quarter inches or less may be taken, possessed, bought,
sold, imported and exported. All measurements are from the rear  end  of
the  eye  socket  along  a  line parallel to the center line of the body
shell (carapace) to the rear end of the body shell (carapace).
  d. The landing or possession, IN THE MARINE DISTRICT, of  lobster,  or
parts thereof, not in the shell, detached lobster tails or claws, or any
other  part of a lobster that has been separated from the lobster BY ANY
PERSON WHO HAS A LOBSTER PERMIT ISSUED BY THE STATE is prohibited. [This
prohibition applies to any lobstermen licensed by the state.]
  S 2. Section 13-0329 of the environmental conservation law is  amended
by adding three new subdivisions 17, 18 and 19 to read as follows:
  17.  A.  NO LOBSTER MAY BE TAKEN FROM ATLANTIC STATES MARINE FISHERIES
COMMISSION AREA SIX FROM SEPTEMBER EIGHTH THROUGH NOVEMBER TWENTY-EIGHTH
PURSUANT TO THE  RECOMMENDATIONS  OF  THE  AREA'S  LOBSTER  CONSERVATION

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08963-03-3

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