senate Bill S2102

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the penalties for the confinement of companion animals in vehicles at times of extreme temperature

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 07, 2016 referred to agriculture
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 17, 2016 advanced to third reading
Mar 16, 2016 2nd report cal.
Mar 15, 2016 1st report cal.371
Jan 06, 2016 referred to agriculture
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 03, 2015 referred to agriculture
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 11, 2015 advanced to third reading
May 06, 2015 2nd report cal.
May 05, 2015 1st report cal.515
Jan 21, 2015 referred to agriculture

Votes

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Mar 15, 2016 - Agriculture committee Vote

S2102
13
0
committee
13
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Agriculture Committee Vote: Mar 15, 2016

May 5, 2015 - Agriculture committee Vote

S2102
12
0
committee
12
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Agriculture Committee Vote: May 5, 2015

excused (1)

S2102 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3031
Current Committee:
Assembly Agriculture
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง353-d, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S6418, A8563

S2102 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the penalties for the confinement of companion animals in vehicles at times of extreme temperature.

S2102 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2102 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 2102                                                  A. 3031

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            January 21, 2015
                               ___________

IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Agriculture

IN  ASSEMBLY  -- Introduced by M. of A. THIELE, ROSENTHAL, BROOK-KRASNY,
  SKOUFIS, OTIS -- read once and referred to the Committee  on  Agricul-
  ture

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  agriculture and markets law, in relation to the
  penalties for the confinement of  companion  animals  in  vehicles  at
  times of extreme temperature

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

  Section 1. Section 353-d of the agriculture and markets law, as  added
by chapter 586 of the laws of 2008, is amended to read as follows:
  S 353-d. Confinement of companion animals in vehicles: extreme temper-
atures.  1.  A  person  shall  not confine a companion animal in a motor
vehicle in extreme heat or cold  without  proper  ventilation  or  other
protection  from such extreme temperatures where such confinement [plac-
es] MAY PLACE the companion animal in imminent danger of death or  seri-
ous physical injury due to exposure to such extreme heat or cold.
  2.  Where the operator of such a vehicle cannot be promptly located, a
police officer, peace officer, or peace officer acting as an agent of  a
duly  incorporated humane society may take necessary steps to remove the
animal or animals from the vehicle.
  3. Police officers, peace officers or peace officers acting as  agents
of a duly incorporated humane society removing an animal or animals from
a vehicle pursuant to this section shall place a written notice on or in
the  vehicle,  bearing the name of the officer or agent, and the depart-
ment or agency and address where the animal or animals will be taken.
  4. An animal or animals  removed  from  a  vehicle  pursuant  to  this
section  shall,  after  receipt  of  any  necessary emergency veterinary
treatment, be delivered to the duly incorporated humane society or soci-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07196-01-5

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