senate Bill S6863

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Authorizes minors who are hunting to wear pink material

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Archive: Last Bill Status - Signed by Governor

  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 21, 2016 signed chap.192
Jul 13, 2016 delivered to governor
Jun 08, 2016 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.874
substituted for a10188
May 04, 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.568
Mar 02, 2016 referred to environmental conservation


S6863 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §11-0929, En Con L

S6863 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes minors who are hunting to wear solid or patterned pink material which shall be visible from all directions.

S6863 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6863 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 2, 2016

Introduced  by  Sen. RITCHIE -- 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
  allowing minors who hunt to wear pink material


  Section 1. Subparagraph 6 of paragraph b of subdivision 2  of  section
11-0929  of the environmental conservation law, as amended by section 13
of part R of chapter 58 of the laws of  2013,  is  amended  to  read  as
  (6)  such  parent, guardian or youth mentor and the minor he or she is
accompanying shall each display either a minimum total  of  two  hundred
fifty  square  inches  of  solid fluorescent orange OR PINK or patterned
fluorescent orange OR PINK consisting of  no  less  than  fifty  percent
fluorescent  orange  OR  PINK  material worn above the waist and visible
from all directions, or a hat or cap with no less than fifty percent  of
the exterior consisting of solid fluorescent orange OR PINK material and
visible  from  all directions. For purposes of this paragraph, "physical
control" shall mean that the physical proximity  of  the  minor  to  the
parent,  guardian  or  youth mentor is such that the parent, guardian or
youth  mentor  is  reasonably  able  to  issue  verbal  directions   and
instructions,  maintain  constant  visual contact, and otherwise provide
guidance and supervision to the minor.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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


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