|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 10, 2014||referred to governmental operations|
delivered to assembly
|May 19, 2014||advanced to third reading|
|May 14, 2014||2nd report cal.|
|May 13, 2014||1st report cal.679|
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to investigations and government operations|
senate Bill S6206
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S6206 (ACTIVE) - Details
S6206 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S6206 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the state law, in relation to naming the wood frog the official amphibian of the state of New York PURPOSE: This bill would officially name the wood frog the amphibian of the State of New York. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 - Amends the State law by adding a new section 89. Section 2 -- Effective Date JUSTIFICATION: Various species have been adopted as the New York State symbol in many different categories, however, New York does not yet have a state amphibian. This bill would identify the wood frog as the NYS amphibian. LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: New bill FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately.
S6206 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6206 I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 8, 2014 ___________ Introduced by Sen. DeFRANCISCO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Government Operations AN ACT to amend the state law, in relation to naming the wood frog the official amphibian of the state of New York THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The state law is amended by adding a new section 89 to read as follows: S 89. STATE AMPHIBIAN. THE WOOD FROG (LITHOBATES SYLVATICUS) SHALL BE THE OFFICIAL AMPHIBIAN OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD13332-01-3
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