assembly Bill A6647

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to lifetime fishing licenses and certain license exemptions for United States veterans

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to environmental conservation
Mar 14, 2019 referred to environmental conservation

A6647 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Assembly Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§11-0702 & 11-0707, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:

A6647 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to changing the eligibility age for lifetime fishing licenses and adding license exemptions for United States veterans for the taking of fish and frogs.

A6647 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 14, 2019

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

AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to life-
  time fishing licenses and certain license exemptions for United States


  Section  1.  Subdivision  1  of  section  11-0702 of the environmental
conservation law, as amended by section 16 of part R of  chapter  58  of
the laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows:
  1.  There  are hereby created the following lifetime hunting, fishing,
trapping,  archery  and  muzzle-loading  privileges  and  fees  therefor
subject  to  the  same  privileges and obligations of a comparable short
term license:

             Licenses                               Fees
      a. Lifetime license including a
      hunting license, fishing license
      and turkey permit. If purchased,
     for a  child four years
     of age or younger                              $380.00
      for a child age five through
     eleven years of age                            $535.00
      for a person age twelve through
     sixty-nine years of age                        $765.00
      for a person age seventy
      and over.                                     $65.00
      b. Lifetime hunting license.                  $535.00
      c. Lifetime fishing
     license for a person age
     [sixty-nine] SIXTY-FOUR or younger.            $460.00

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