Senate Bill S839

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to exempting dog license fees for deployed active military member's dogs

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

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2017-S839 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7993
Current Committee:
Assembly Agriculture
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§108 & 110, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S839, A7993

2017-S839 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to exempting dog license fees for deployed active military member's dogs.

2017-S839 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

2017-S839 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                            
 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                    839
 
                        2017-2018 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              January 5, 2017
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sens. FUNKE, CROCI, RANZENHOFER -- read twice and ordered
   printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Agricul-
   ture
 
 AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to  exempt-
   ing dog license fees for deployed active military member's dogs

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 108 of the agriculture and markets law  is  amended
 by adding a new subdivision 30 to read as follows:
   30.  "DEPLOYED ACTIVE MILITARY MEMBER'S DOG" MEANS ANY DOG WHOSE OWNER
 IS AN ACTIVE MEMBER OF THE MILITARY  THAT  HAS  RECEIVED  AND  PRESENTED
 ORDERS  TO  REPORT FOR MILITARY SERVICE WHICH REQUIRES TEMPORARY HOUSING
 WHILE THE OWNER IS FILLING THEIR SERVICE COMMITMENTS.
   § 2. Subdivision 2 of section 110 of the agriculture and markets  law,
 as  added  by  section 5 of part T of chapter 59 of the laws of 2010, is
 amended to read as follows:
   2. Municipalities may exempt from their licensing fees any guide  dog,
 hearing  dog,  service  dog, war dog, working search dog, detection dog,
 police work dog, DEPLOYED ACTIVE MILITARY MEMBER'S DOG or  therapy  dog.
 Each  copy  of  any  license for such dogs shall be conspicuously marked
 "Guide Dog", "Hearing Dog", "Service Dog", "Working  Search  Dog",  "War
 Dog",  "Detection  Dog",  "Police  Work  Dog", "DEPLOYED ACTIVE MILITARY
 MEMBER'S DOG", or "Therapy Dog", as may be appropriate, by the clerk  or
 authorized dog control officer.
   § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD04272-01-7



              

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