senate Bill S1153

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the right to hunt, trap and fish

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 15, 2018 opinion referred to judiciary
Jan 12, 2018 to attorney-general for opinion
Jan 03, 2018 referred to judiciary
Jun 21, 2017 committed to rules
May 15, 2017 advanced to third reading
May 10, 2017 2nd report cal.
May 09, 2017 1st report cal.870
Feb 10, 2017 opinion referred to judiciary
Jan 13, 2017 to attorney-general for opinion
Jan 06, 2017 referred to judiciary

Votes

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May 9, 2017 - Judiciary committee Vote

S1153
15
4
committee
15
Aye
4
Nay
4
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S1153 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A534
Current Committee:
Senate Judiciary
Law Section:
Constitution, Concurrent Resolutions to Amend
Laws Affected:
Ren Art 20 to be Art 21, add Art 20 §1, Constn
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S3049
2011-2012: S2382, A6864
2013-2014: S3049, A1704
2015-2016: S7751, A1159
2019-2020: S688, A3701

S1153 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the right to hunt, trap and fish; provides for regulation by the state.

S1153 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1153 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1153

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 6, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. ORTT, SEWARD, YOUNG -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Judiciary

            CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY

proposing  an amendment to the constitution, in relation to the right to
  hunt, trap and fish

  Section 1. Resolved (if the Assembly concur), That article 20  of  the
constitution  be  renumbered article 21 and a new article 20 be added to
read as follows:

                               ARTICLE XX
                      RIGHT TO HUNT, TRAP AND FISH

  SECTION 1.   HUNTING, TRAPPING, AND FISHING AND  THE  TAKING  OF  WILD
ANIMALS,  BIRDS  AND  FISH ARE A VALUED PART OF OUR HERITAGE AND WILL BE
FOREVER PRESERVED FOR THE PEOPLE. FISH AND WILDLIFE SHALL BE MANAGED  BY
STATE  LAWS  AND  REGULATIONS  THAT PROVIDE   PERSONS WITH THE CONTINUED
OPPORTUNITY TO TAKE, BY TRADITIONAL MEANS AND  METHODS,  SPECIES  TRADI-
TIONALLY  PURSUED  BY  HUNTERS,  ANGLERS AND TRAPPERS. FISH AND WILDLIFE
MANAGEMENT, INCLUDING TAKING, SHALL BE CONSISTENT WITH THE STATE'S  DUTY
TO  PROTECT  THIS HERITAGE AND ITS DUTY TO CONSERVE WILD ANIMALS, BIRDS,
AND FISH, AND SHALL BE SUBJECT TO REASONABLE REGULATION AS PRESCRIBED BY
STATE STATUTE.
  § 2. Resolved (if the Assembly concur), That the  foregoing  amendment
be referred to the first regular legislative session convening after the
next  succeeding  general  election  of members of the Assembly, and, in
conformity with  section  1  of  article  19  of  the  constitution,  be
published for 3 months previous to the time of such election.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD89034-01-7

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