|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 07, 2021||returned to senate|
ordered to third reading rules cal.484
substituted for a7568
referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
|Jun 03, 2021||ordered to third reading cal.1512|
committee discharged and committed to rules
|Jun 01, 2021||referred to agriculture|
senate Bill S7111
Current Bill Status - Passed Senate & Assembly
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S7111 (ACTIVE) - Details
S7111 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Establishes the apiary industry advisory committee; defines terms; requires the commissioner of agriculture and markets to give a beekeeper advanced notice of any inspection of an apiary; establishes the cooperative honeybee health improvement program… (view more) makes related provisions.
S7111 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7111 SPONSOR: HINCHEY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the agriculture and markets law and the real property tax law, in relation to bee health and the beekeeping industry; and to repeal certain provisions of the agriculture and markets law relating thereto 1. PURPOSE: The purpose of the bill is to modernize Article 15 of the Agriculture and Markets Law (AML) - Bee Diseases to reflect modem bee husbandry practices and create a Cooperative Honey Bee Health Improvement Program. This program will facilitate inspections of apiaries and communication among the Department, beekeepers, academia and other stakeholders regarding the incidence of diseases and parasites. The bill would also amend the Real Property Tax Law (RPTL) to clarify the farm buildings property tax exemption for bee industry buildings. 2.
S7111 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7111 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E June 1, 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 and the real property tax law, in relation to bee health and the beekeeping industry; and to repeal certain provisions of the agriculture and markets law relating thereto THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 169-d of the agriculture and markets law is REPEALED. § 2. Article 15 of the agriculture and markets law, as added by chap- ter 166 of the laws of 1925, sections 173, 174, 175 and 175-b as amended by chapter 430 of the laws of 1985, subdivision 9 of section 174 as added by chapter 276 of the laws of 2000, section 175-c as amended by chapter 310 of the laws of 1962 and section 175-d as added by chapter 398 of the laws of 1938, is amended to read as follows: ARTICLE XV BEE DISEASES Section 173. APIARY INDUSTRY ADVISORY COMMITTEE. 173-A. DEFINITIONS. 173-B. Eradication of bee diseases and certain insects affecting bees. 173-C. COOPERATIVE HONEY BEE HEALTH IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM. 174. Keeping of diseased and banned bees prohibited; existence of disease to be reported. 175. [Transportation of bees and bee material. 175-b.] Rules and regulations. [175-c] 175-A. Review by court. [175-d.] 175-B. Violations; remedies. § 173. APIARY INDUSTRY ADVISORY COMMITTEE. 1. THERE IS HEREBY ESTAB- LISHED WITHIN THE DEPARTMENT AN APIARY INDUSTRY ADVISORY COMMITTEE WHICH
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