senate Bill S8101

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to extending the authority of the department of environmental conservation to manage monkfish

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

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view actions (13)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 21, 2018 signed chap.445
Dec 12, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 07, 2018 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.1085
substituted for a10858
Jun 04, 2018 referred to environmental conservation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 07, 2018 advanced to third reading
May 02, 2018 2nd report cal.
May 01, 2018 1st report cal.994
Mar 28, 2018 referred to environmental conservation

S8101 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §13-0340-g, En Con L

S8101 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to extending the authority of the department of environmental conservation to manage monkfish.

S8101 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8101 (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 28, 2018

Introduced  by  Sen. O'MARA -- (at request of the Department of Environ-
  mental Conservation) -- 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
  extending the authority of the department of  environmental  conserva-
  tion to manage monkfish


  Section 1. Section 13-0340-g of the environmental conservation law, as
amended by chapter 131 of the laws  of  2015,  is  amended  to  read  as
§ 13-0340-g. Monkfish   (Lophius  americanus,  Lophius  reticulatus  and
               Lophius gastrophysus).
  The department may, until December thirty-first, two  thousand  [eigh-
teen]  TWENTY-ONE,  fix  by  regulation  measures  for the management of
monkfish (Lophius americanus, Lophius reticulatus and Lophius gastrophy-
sus), including size limits,  catch  and  possession  limits,  open  and
closed  seasons,  closed areas, restrictions on the manner of taking and
landing, requirements for permits and eligibility therefor,  recordkeep-
ing  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 applica-
ble fishery management plans adopted by the Atlantic States Marine Fish-
eries Commission and with applicable provisions  of  fishery  management
plans  adopted  pursuant to the Federal Fishery Conservation and Manage-
ment 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.


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