senate Bill S3058

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Provides for free hunting, fishing and trapping licenses to residents of the state who are active duty members of the U.S. armed forces regardless of duty station

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 05, 2016 referred to environmental conservation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 03, 2016 advanced to third reading
Apr 12, 2016 2nd report cal.
Apr 11, 2016 1st report cal.583
Feb 29, 2016 reported and committed to finance
Jan 06, 2016 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 11, 2015 referred to environmental conservation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 10, 2015 ordered to third reading cal.1447
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 28, 2015 reported and committed to finance
Feb 02, 2015 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

Votes

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Apr 11, 2016 - Finance committee Vote

S3058
31
3
committee
31
Aye
3
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 29, 2016 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S3058
11
1
committee
11
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee Vote: Feb 29, 2016

nay (1)
excused (1)

Jun 10, 2015 - Rules committee Vote

S3058
22
1
committee
22
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 28, 2015 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S3058
9
1
committee
9
Aye
1
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee Vote: May 28, 2015

nay (1)
aye wr (2)

Co-Sponsors

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S3058 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5292
Current Committee:
Assembly Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง11-0715, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S4676, A7479
2011-2012: S796, A1909
2013-2014: S3900, A6011
2017-2018: S854, A4991
2019-2020: A5833

S3058 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for free hunting, fishing and trapping licenses to residents of the state who are active duty members of the U.S. armed forces regardless of where such person is stationed.

S3058 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3058 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3058

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 2, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. YOUNG, AVELLA, BONACIC, CROCI, MARCHIONE, RANZENHOF-
  ER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed
  to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs

AN  ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to free
  hunting, fishing and trapping licenses  to  state  residents  who  are
  active duty members of the United States armed services

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2  of  section  11-0715  of  the  environmental
conservation law, as amended by section 4 of part R of chapter 58 of the
laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows:
  2.  A  member  of  the  Shinnecock  tribe or the Poospatuck tribe or a
member of the six nations, residing on any reservation wholly or  partly
within  the  state,  is  entitled  to  receive  free of charge a fishing
license, a hunting  license,  a  muzzle-loading  privilege,  a  trapping
license,  and  a  bowhunting privilege; a resident of the state who is a
member of the United States armed forces in active service [who is  not]
REGARDLESS OF WHERE HE OR SHE IS stationed [within the state and has not
been  herein  longer than thirty days on leave or furlough], is entitled
to receive free of charge a fishing license, a hunting  license,  and  a
trapping license; a resident of the state who is an active member of the
organized  militia of the state of New York as defined by section one of
the military law, or the reserve components of the armed forces  of  the
United  States, and excluding members of the inactive national guard and
individual ready reserve, is entitled to receive free of charge a  fish-
ing  license,  a hunting license, and a trapping license; and a resident
who is blind is entitled to receive a fishing license  free  of  charge.
For  the  purposes of this subdivision a person is blind only if either:
(a) his or her central visual acuity  does  not  exceed  20/200  in  the
better  eye  with  correcting lenses, or (b) his or her visual acuity is
greater than 20/200 but is accompanied by a limitation of the  field  of

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06054-01-5

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