assembly Bill A3485

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Prohibits using toxic ammunition in the taking of wildlife

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Jan 08, 2020 referred to environmental conservation
Jan 29, 2019 referred to environmental conservation

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A3485 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §11-0901, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
A3614

A3485 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits using toxic ammunition in the taking of wildlife; allows any federally approved nontoxic ammunition in the taking wildlife.

A3485 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3485

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 29, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
  prohibiting the use of toxic ammunition in the taking of wildlife

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 3  of  section  11-0901  of  the  environmental
conservation  law  is  amended  by  adding  a new paragraph h to read as
follows:
  H. WILDLIFE SHALL NOT BE TAKEN WITH THE USE OF ANY  TOXIC  AMMUNITION,
INCLUDING LEAD AMMUNITION. WILDLIFE SHALL BE TAKEN USING ONLY ANY FEDER-
ALLY APPROVED NONTOXIC AMMUNITION.
  §  2.  This  act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall
have become a law.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06059-01-9