senate Bill S6713

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to animal response teams

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Current Bill Status Via A7122 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • 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
Jul 01, 2021 signed chap.204
Jun 24, 2021 delivered to governor
May 25, 2021 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1232
substituted for s6713
May 25, 2021 substituted by a7122
May 24, 2021 advanced to third reading
May 20, 2021 2nd report cal.
May 19, 2021 1st report cal.1232
May 12, 2021 referred to agriculture

S6713 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7122
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Art 26-B Art Head, add §411, Ag & Mkts L

S6713 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the commissioner of agriculture and markets to enter into agreements with animal welfare organizations to provide care for animals during emergencies and disasters.

S6713 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6713 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6713
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               May 12, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. HINCHEY -- (at request of the Department of Agricul-
   ture and Markets) -- read twice and ordered printed, and when  printed
   to be committed to the Committee on Agriculture
 
 AN  ACT  to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to animal
   response teams

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1. The article heading of article 26-B of the agriculture and
 markets law, as added by chapter 182 of the laws of 2008, is amended  to
 read as follows:
                [ANIMAL] EMERGENCY RESPONSE [TEAMS] SERVICES
                                FOR ANIMALS
   §  2.  The  agriculture  and  markets  law  is amended by adding a new
 section 411 to read as follows:
   § 411. AGREEMENTS WITH ANIMAL WELFARE ORGANIZATIONS FOR ASSISTANCE  IN
 EMERGENCIES  AND  DISASTERS.  THE  COMMISSIONER  IS HEREBY AUTHORIZED TO
 ENTER INTO AGREEMENTS WITH ANIMAL WELFARE  ORGANIZATIONS  AT  NO  DIRECT
 COST  TO  THE  STATE  TO  SUPPORT  THE  PREVENTION OF, PREPAREDNESS FOR,
 RESPONSE TO, AND  RECOVERY  FROM  EMERGENCIES  AND  DISASTERS  AFFECTING
 ANIMALS IN NEW YORK STATE.
   § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD09561-01-1


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