Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 08, 2023||
referred to environmental conservation
delivered to assembly
|May 24, 2023||
advanced to third reading
|May 23, 2023||
2nd report cal.
|May 22, 2023||
1st report cal.1147
|Mar 16, 2023||
referred to environmental conservation
Senate Bill S5802
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2023-S5802 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-S5802 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S5802 SPONSOR: MANNION TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to the hunting of deer with a crossbow PURPOSE: The purpose of this bill is to allow individuals that are sixty years of age or older to hunt deer with a crossbow in a special archery season. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of this bill would amend subdivision 3 of section 11-0701 of the Environmental Conservation Law, by adding a new paragraph (4) to allow individuals that are sixty years of age or older to hunt deer with a crossbow during a special archery season and requires the Department to establish regulations for such privilege. Section 2 of this bill provides that the effective date shall take
2023-S5802 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5802 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 16, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sen. MANNION -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to the hunting of deer with a crossbow THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraphs 2 and 3 of subdivision 3 of section 11-0701 of the environmental conservation law, as amended by section 1-a of Part R of chapter 58 of the laws of 2013, are amended and a new paragraph 4 is added to read as follows: (2) who is eighteen years of age or older to hunt wild deer and bear with a longbow, as provided in title 9 of this article, in a special longbow season;[and] (3) who is sixteen or seventeen years of age to exercise the same privileges subject to the provisions of section 11-0929 and subdivision 3 of section 11-0713 of this article[.] ;AND (4) WHO IS SIXTY YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER TO HUNT DEER WITH A CROSSBOW, AS PROVIDED IN TITLE NINE OF THIS ARTICLE, IN A SPECIAL ARCHERY SEASON. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL ADOPT REGULATIONS TO ALLOW THE HUNTING OF DEER BY THE USE OF A CROSSBOW TO ANY PERSON SIXTY YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER IN A SPECIAL ARCHERY SEASON, SUBJECT TO SUCH RESTRICTIONS AS THE DEPARTMENT MAY ADOPT BY REGULATION. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL ADOPT REGULATIONS REQUIR- ING DOCUMENTATION TO ESTABLISH THAT AN APPLICANT IS ELIGIBLE TO USE A CROSSBOW PURSUANT TO THIS PARAGRAPH. § 2. This act shall take effect June 1, 2024. Effective immediately, the addition, amendment, and/or repeal of any rule or regulation neces- sary for the implementation of this act on its effective date are authorized to be made and completed on or before such effective date. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD10308-01-3
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