assembly Bill A6520

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing the marine mammal and sea turtle protection area

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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 16, 2019 approval memo.50
signed chap.661
Dec 10, 2019 delivered to governor
Jun 14, 2019 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1404
substituted for s5871
Jun 04, 2019 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
May 30, 2019 advanced to third reading cal.532
reported
May 29, 2019 reported referred to ways and means
Mar 11, 2019 referred to environmental conservation

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A6520 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5871
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 11 Title 20-A §§11-2050 & 11-2052, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A10474
2017-2018: A8153

A6520 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to establishing the marine mammal and sea turtle protection area.

A6520 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6520

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 11, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. ENGLEBRIGHT, LAVINE, BARNWELL, D'URSO, RAMOS,
  RAYNOR, JEAN-PIERRE, GLICK, THIELE, GRIFFIN, SOLAGES,  STERN  --  read
  once and referred to the Committee on Environmental Conservation

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  environmental  conservation law, in relation to
  establishing the marine mammal and sea  turtle  protection  area;  and
  providing for the repeal of certain provisions upon expiration thereof

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

  Section 1. Article 11 of the environmental conservation law is amended
by adding a new title 20-A to read as follows:
                               TITLE 20-A
               MARINE MAMMAL AND SEA TURTLE PROTECTION AREA
SECTION 11-2050. ESTABLISHMENT OF  THE  MARINE  MAMMAL  AND  SEA  TURTLE
                   PROTECTION AREA.
        11-2052. THE  MARINE MAMMAL AND SEA TURTLE PROTECTION AREA ADVI-
                   SORY COMMITTEE.
§ 11-2050. ESTABLISHMENT OF THE MARINE MAMMAL AND SEA TURTLE  PROTECTION
             AREA.
  1.  THERE SHALL BE CREATED THE MARINE MAMMAL AND SEA TURTLE PROTECTION
AREA CONSISTING OF THE WATERS IN THE AREA FROM MEAN HIGH  WATER  SEAWARD
FIFTEEN  HUNDRED  FEET,  EXCEPT  FURTHER SEAWARD IN SHALLOW AREAS TO THE
OUTERMOST LIMIT OF WATERS FIFTEEN FEET IN  DEPTH,  AROUND  PLUM  ISLAND,
GREAT  GULL  ISLAND  AND  LITTLE  GULL  ISLAND. SUCH BOUNDARIES SHALL BE
DESCRIBED AND DEPICTED UPON A MAP AND A COPY OF ANY AND ALL  SUCH  DOCU-
MENTS SHALL BE FORWARDED TO THE COMMISSIONER FOR INVENTORY, RESEARCH AND
REFERENCE PURPOSES FOR THE GENERAL PUBLIC. SUCH PROTECTION AREA MAY ALSO
BE  DESIGNATED  AS  A  NEW YORK STATE BIRD CONSERVATION AREA PURSUANT TO
SECTION 11-2001 OF THIS ARTICLE.
  2. FOR PURPOSES OF  THIS  TITLE  THE  MARINE  MAMMAL  AND  SEA  TURTLE
PROTECTION AREA SHALL MEAN:
  (A) A SITE PROVIDING HABITAT TO SPECIES INCLUDING:

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

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