assembly Bill A10474A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing the marine mammal and sea turtle protection area

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 15, 2016 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jun 14, 2016 ordered to third reading rules cal.373
rules report cal.373
reported
reported referred to rules
Jun 08, 2016 print number 10474a
Jun 08, 2016 amend and recommit to ways and means
Jun 01, 2016 reported referred to ways and means
May 27, 2016 referred to environmental conservation

Co-Sponsors

A10474 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7977
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Racing, Pari-Mutuel Wagering and Breeding Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 11 Title 20-A §§11-2050 & 11-2052, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A8153
2019-2020: A6520

A10474 - Summary

Relates to establishing the marine mammal and sea turtle protection area.

A10474 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  10474

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 27, 2016
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
  establishing the marine mammal and sea turtle protection area

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

  Section 1. Article 11 of the environmental conservation law is amended
by adding a new title 20-A to read as follows:
                                TITLE 20-A
               MARINE MAMMAL AND SEA TURTLE PROTECTION AREA
SECTION 11-2050. ESTABLISHMENT OF  THE  MARINE  MAMMAL  AND  SEA  TURTLE
                  PROTECTION AREA.
        11-2052. THE  MARINE MAMMAL AND SEA TURTLE PROTECTION AREA ADVI-
                  SORY COMMITTEE.
S 11-2050. ESTABLISHMENT OF THE MARINE MAMMAL AND SEA TURTLE  PROTECTION
             AREA.
  1.  THERE SHALL BE CREATED THE MARINE MAMMAL AND SEA TURTLE PROTECTION
AREA CONSISTING OF THE WATERS IN THE AREA FROM MEAN HIGH  WATER  SEAWARD
FIFTEEN  HUNDRED  FEET,  EXCEPT  FURTHER SEAWARD IN SHALLOW AREAS TO THE
OUTERMOST LIMIT OF WATERS FIFTEEN FEET IN  DEPTH,  AROUND  PLUM  ISLAND,
GREAT  GULL  ISLAND  AND  LITTLE  GULL  ISLAND. SUCH BOUNDARIES SHALL BE
DESCRIBED AND DEPICTED UPON A MAP AND A COPY OF ANY AND ALL  SUCH  DOCU-
MENTS SHALL BE FORWARDED TO THE COMMISSIONER FOR INVENTORY, RESEARCH AND
REFERENCE PURPOSES FOR THE GENERAL PUBLIC. SUCH PROTECTION AREA MAY ALSO
BE  DESIGNATED  AS  A  NEW YORK STATE BIRD CONSERVATION AREA PURSUANT TO
SECTION 11-2001 OF THIS ARTICLE.
  2. FOR PURPOSES OF  THIS  TITLE  THE  MARINE  MAMMAL  AND  SEA  TURTLE
PROTECTION AREA SHALL MEAN:
  (A) A SITE PROVIDING HABITAT TO:
  (I) HARBOR SEALS (PHOCA VITULINA); AND
  (II) HARBOR PORPOISES (PHOCENA PHOCENA); AND
  (III)   SEA  TURTLE  SPECIES  INCLUDING  KEMP'S  RIDLEY  (LEPIDOCHELYS
KEMPII), GREEN TURTLES (CHELONIAN MYDAS), ATLANTIC HAWKSBILL (ERETMOCHE-
LYS IMBRICATE) AND LEATHERBACK (DERMOCHELYS COREACIA);

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

Co-Sponsors

A10474A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7977
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Racing, Pari-Mutuel Wagering and Breeding Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 11 Title 20-A §§11-2050 & 11-2052, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A8153
2019-2020: A6520

A10474A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to establishing the marine mammal and sea turtle protection area.

A10474A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                10474--A

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 27, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  ENGLEBRIGHT,  THIELE,  OTIS -- read once and
  referred to the Committee on Environmental  Conservation  --  reported
  and  referred  to  the  Committee  on  Ways  and  Means  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
  establishing  the  marine  mammal  and sea turtle protection area; 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. Article 11 of the environmental conservation law is amended
by adding a new title 20-A to read as follows:
                                TITLE 20-A
               MARINE MAMMAL AND SEA TURTLE PROTECTION AREA
SECTION 11-2050. ESTABLISHMENT  OF  THE  MARINE  MAMMAL  AND  SEA TURTLE
                  PROTECTION AREA.
        11-2052. THE MARINE MAMMAL AND SEA TURTLE PROTECTION AREA  ADVI-
                  SORY COMMITTEE.
S 11-2050. ESTABLISHMENT  OF THE MARINE MAMMAL AND SEA TURTLE PROTECTION
             AREA.
  1. THERE SHALL BE CREATED THE MARINE MAMMAL AND SEA TURTLE  PROTECTION
AREA  CONSISTING  OF THE WATERS IN THE AREA FROM MEAN HIGH WATER SEAWARD
FIFTEEN HUNDRED FEET, EXCEPT FURTHER SEAWARD IN  SHALLOW  AREAS  TO  THE
OUTERMOST  LIMIT  OF  WATERS  FIFTEEN FEET IN DEPTH, AROUND PLUM ISLAND,
GREAT GULL ISLAND AND LITTLE  GULL  ISLAND.  SUCH  BOUNDARIES  SHALL  BE
DESCRIBED  AND  DEPICTED UPON A MAP AND A COPY OF ANY AND ALL SUCH DOCU-
MENTS SHALL BE FORWARDED TO THE COMMISSIONER FOR INVENTORY, RESEARCH AND
REFERENCE PURPOSES FOR THE GENERAL PUBLIC. SUCH PROTECTION AREA MAY ALSO
BE DESIGNATED AS A NEW YORK STATE BIRD  CONSERVATION  AREA  PURSUANT  TO
SECTION 11-2001 OF THIS ARTICLE.
  2.  FOR  PURPOSES  OF  THIS  TITLE  THE  MARINE  MAMMAL AND SEA TURTLE
PROTECTION AREA SHALL MEAN:
  (A) A SITE PROVIDING HABITAT TO SPECIES INCLUDING:
  (I) HARBOR SEALS (PHOCA VITULINA);

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