assembly Bill A10682

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Extends the authority of the department of environmental conservation to fix by regulation measures for the management of crabs

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 recommitted to rules
substitution reconsidered
3rd reading cal.2122
substituted for s8565
Jun 07, 2018 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
May 31, 2018 advanced to third reading cal.1072
May 10, 2018 referred to environmental conservation


A10682 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §13-0331, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A2574, S2409

A10682 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Extends the authority of the department of environmental conservation to fix by regulation measures for the management of crabs.

A10682 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 10, 2018

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

AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
  extending  the  authority of the department of environmental conserva-
  tion to fix by regulation measures for the management of crabs


  Section  1.  Subdivision  7  of  section  13-0331 of the environmental
conservation law, as amended by chapter 447 of  the  laws  of  2017,  is
amended to read as follows:
  7.  The  department  may,  until  December  thirty-first, two thousand
[eighteen] NINETEEN, fix by regulation measures for  the  management  of
crabs  of  any  kind  including horseshoe crabs (Limulus sp.), including
size limits, catch and  possession  limits,  open  and  closed  seasons,
closed areas, restrictions on the manner of taking and landing, require-
ments  for permits and eligibility therefor, recordkeeping requirements,
requirements on the amount and type of  fishing  effort  and  gear,  and
requirements  relating  to transportation, possession and sale, provided
that such regulations are no  less  restrictive  than  requirements  set
forth  in  this  chapter  and provided further that such regulations are
consistent  with  the  compliance  requirements  of  applicable  fishery
management plans adopted by the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commis-
sion  and with applicable provisions of fishery management plans adopted
pursuant to the Federal Fishery  Conservation  and  Management  Act  (16
U.S.C. § 1800 et seq.).
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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