assembly Bill A479A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to crossbows; repealer

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 03, 2018 referred to environmental conservation
Mar 03, 2017 print number 479a
Mar 03, 2017 amend and recommit to environmental conservation
Jan 09, 2017 referred to environmental conservation

Co-Sponsors

A479 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1386
Current Committee:
Assembly Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§11-0701, 11-0703, 11-0901, 11-0903, 11-0929, 11-0931 & 11-0933, rpld §11-0713 sub 6, §11-0901 sub 3 ¶c sub¶ 3, subs 11 & 16, §11-0907 sub 10, §11-0929 sub 2 ¶b sub¶ 5, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A9623, S7005
2019-2020: A3677, S538

A479 - Summary

Authorizes the taking of wildlife by the use of a crossbow; makes related provisions.

A479 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   479

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             January 9, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. GUNTHER -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Environmental Conservation

AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
  crossbows; and to repeal certain provisions of such law relating ther-
  eto

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

  Section 1. Paragraph a of subdivision  1,  the  closing  paragraph  of
paragraph  a  of  subdivision  2,  paragraphs  1 and 2 of subdivision 3,
subdivision 5 and subdivision 9 of section 11-0701 of the  environmental
conservation  law, paragraph a of subdivision 1 as amended by section 21
and subdivision 9 as amended by section 17 of part EE of chapter  55  of
the laws of 2014, the closing paragraph of paragraph a of subdivision 2,
paragraphs  1  and  2  of  subdivision 3 and subdivision 5 as amended by
section 1-a of part R of chapter 58 of the laws of 2013, are amended  to
read as follows:
  a.  entitles  a  holder who is twelve or thirteen years of age to hunt
wildlife, except big game, as  provided  in  title  9  of  this  article
subject,  specifically,  to  the  provisions  of section 11-0929 of this
article. It entitles such holder to  possess  firearms  as  provided  in
section  265.05  of  the  penal law. [A holder who is twelve or thirteen
years of age shall not hunt with a crossbow.]
  A holder may take fish with a  longbow  OR  CROSSBOW  as  provided  in
titles 9 and 13 of this article.
  (1)  who  is between the ages of twelve and sixteen years to hunt wild
deer and bear with a longbow OR  CROSSBOW  during  the  special  archery
season  and  during  the  regular season, as provided in title 9 of this
article, subject to the provisions of section 11-0929 and subdivision  3
of section 11-0713 of this article;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00279-01-7

Co-Sponsors

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Multi-Sponsors

A479A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1386
Current Committee:
Assembly Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§11-0701, 11-0703, 11-0901, 11-0903, 11-0929, 11-0931 & 11-0933, rpld §11-0713 sub 6, §11-0901 sub 3 ¶c sub¶ 3, subs 11 & 16, §11-0907 sub 10, §11-0929 sub 2 ¶b sub¶ 5, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A9623, S7005
2019-2020: A3677, S538

A479A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the taking of wildlife by the use of a crossbow; makes related provisions.

A479A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 479--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             January 9, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. GUNTHER, LUPARDO, WOERNER, BRINDISI, B. MILLER,
  RAIA -- read once and  referred  to  the  Committee  on  Environmental
  Conservation  -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted
  as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
  crossbows; and to repeal certain provisions of such law relating ther-
  eto

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

  Section 1. Paragraph a of subdivision  1,  the  closing  paragraph  of
paragraph  a  of  subdivision  2,  paragraphs  1 and 2 of subdivision 3,
subdivision 5 and subdivision 9 of section 11-0701 of the  environmental
conservation  law, paragraph a of subdivision 1 as amended by section 21
and subdivision 9 as amended by section 17 of part EE of chapter  55  of
the laws of 2014, the closing paragraph of paragraph a of subdivision 2,
paragraphs  1  and  2  of  subdivision 3 and subdivision 5 as amended by
section 1-a of part R of chapter 58 of the laws of 2013, are amended  to
read as follows:
  a.  entitles  a  holder who is twelve or thirteen years of age to hunt
wildlife, except big game, as  provided  in  title  9  of  this  article
subject,  specifically,  to  the  provisions  of section 11-0929 of this
article. It entitles such holder to  possess  firearms  as  provided  in
section  265.05  of  the  penal law. [A holder who is twelve or thirteen
years of age shall not hunt with a crossbow.]
  A holder may take fish with a  longbow  OR  CROSSBOW  as  provided  in
titles 9 and 13 of this article.
  (1)  who  is between the ages of twelve and sixteen years to hunt wild
deer and bear with a longbow OR  CROSSBOW  during  the  special  archery
season  and  during  the  regular season, as provided in title 9 of this
article, subject to the provisions of section 11-0929 and subdivision  3
of section 11-0713 of this article;

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

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