senate Bill S5547

Vetoed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Directs the commissioner of environmental conservation to create gift cards for hunting and fishing licenses

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Current Bill Status Via A2050 - Vetoed by Governor

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 20, 2019 tabled
vetoed memo.137
Nov 08, 2019 delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2019 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1609
substituted for s5547
Jun 18, 2019 substituted by a2050
ordered to third reading cal.1609
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 06, 2019 referred to environmental conservation


S5547 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §11-0706, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S5161, A7576
2013-2014: S6574, A1627
2015-2016: S3106, A7467
2017-2018: S754, A723

S5547 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the commissioner of environmental conservation to promulgate rules and regulations establishing gift cards for hunting and fishing licenses in New York State.

S5547 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5547 (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  S E N A T E

                               May 6, 2019

Introduced  by Sens. SKOUFIS, RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to  the  Committee  on  Environmental

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  environmental  conservation law, in relation to
  directing the commissioner of  environmental  conservation  to  create
  gift cards for hunting and fishing licenses


  Section 1. Section 11-0706 of the environmental conservation  law,  as
amended  by  section  22 of part R of chapter 58 of the laws of 2013, is
amended to read as follows:
§ 11-0706. Gift cards for hunting and fishing licenses.
  1. The commissioner [is  authorized  to  establish]  SHALL  PROMULGATE
RULES  AND  REGULATIONS  ESTABLISHING  gift  cards  for the licenses and
bowhunting and muzzle-loading privileges set forth in section 11-0701 of
this title.
  2. For the purposes of this title, the term "gift card" shall  mean  a
restricted  monetary  equivalent  or  voucher that, when redeemed by the
holder, entitles such person to a valid  license  or  bowhunting  and/or
muzzle-loading privilege as set forth in section 11-0701 of this title.
  § 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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