Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Apr 29, 2019||
recommit, enacting clause stricken
|Apr 24, 2019||
referred to investigations and government operations
Senate Bill S5304
2019-2020 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - Stricken
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2019-S5304 (ACTIVE) - Details
2019-S5304 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S5304 SPONSOR: ANTONACCI TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the state law, in relation to naming the wood frog the official amphibian of the state of New York PURPOSE: This will name the wood frog as the official state amphibian. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: This bill will amend the state law by adding a new section 92 to name the wood frog (lithobates sylvaticus) the official amphibian of the state of New York. JUSTIFICATION: New York identifies several species as symbols of the state, but it does not yet have a state amphibian. A fun fact from the National Wildlife
2019-S5304 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5304 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E April 24, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. ANTONACCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern- ment Operations AN ACT to amend the state law, in relation to naming the wood frog the official amphibian of the state of New York THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The state law is amended by adding a new section 92 to read as follows: § 92. STATE AMPHIBIAN. THE WOOD FROG (LITHOBATES SYLVATICUS) SHALL BE THE OFFICIAL AMPHIBIAN OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD07143-01-9
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