senate Bill S4368

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Requires the commissioner of environmental conservation to promote education in hunting, fishing and outdoor education in high school physical education courses

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 15, 2016 referred to environmental conservation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 25, 2016 advanced to third reading
Feb 24, 2016 2nd report cal.
Feb 09, 2016 1st report cal.192
Jan 06, 2016 referred to environmental conservation
returned to senate
died in assembly
Apr 22, 2015 referred to environmental conservation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 21, 2015 ordered to third reading cal.361
committee discharged and committed to rules
Mar 17, 2015 referred to environmental conservation

Votes

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Feb 9, 2016 - Environmental Conservation committee Vote

S4368
11
1
committee
11
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Environmental Conservation Committee Vote: Feb 9, 2016

nay (1)
aye wr (1)

Apr 21, 2015 - Rules committee Vote

S4368
18
3
committee
18
Aye
3
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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S4368 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3256
Current Committee:
Assembly Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง3-0301, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A3014
2011-2012: S4933, A4345
2013-2014: S1884, A4124
2017-2018: S1065, A4018
2019-2020: A4909
2021-2022: A6091

S4368 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the commissioner of environmental conservation to promote education in hunting, fishing and outdoor education in high school physical education courses.

S4368 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4368 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4368

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 17, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. BONACIC -- 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 hunt-
  ing, fishing and outdoor education in high school  physical  education
  courses

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

  Section 1. Subdivision  1  of  section  3-0301  of  the  environmental
conservation  law  is  amended  by  adding a new paragraph aa to read as
follows:
  AA. DISSEMINATE INFORMATION RELATING TO HUNTING, FISHING  AND  OUTDOOR
EDUCATION,  IN  CONSULTATION  WITH  THE  BOARD  OF  REGENTS,  TO PROMOTE
INSTRUCTION IN PHYSICAL EDUCATION COURSES FOR GRADES NINE THROUGH TWELVE
IN HUNTING,  FISHING  AND  OUTDOOR  EDUCATION.  SUCH  INSTRUCTION  SHALL
INCLUDE INFORMATION ON THE:
  (1) VARIOUS HUNTING AND FISHING SEASONS;
  (2) SPECIES THAT CAN BE SOUGHT;
  (3)   THE  NECESSARY  MATERIALS  FOR  OBTAINING  HUNTING  AND  FISHING
LICENSES;
  (4) OUTDOOR OPPORTUNITIES FOR RECREATION AND EXERCISE PURPOSES; AND
  (5) HISTORY AND BENEFITS OF HUNTING AND FISHING IN THIS STATE'S DEVEL-
OPMENT;
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the first of July  next  succeeding
the  date  on  which it shall have become a law; provided, however, that
effective immediately, the addition, amendment and/or repeal of any rule
or regulation necessary for the implementation of this act on its effec-
tive date is authorized and directed to be  made  and  completed  on  or
before such effective date.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03330-01-5

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