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A 10188-A  Stringer   Same as Uni. S 6446-A  PADAVAN  Environmental Conservation Law  TITLE....Extends the prohibition on canned shoots of non-native big game mammals to additional conditions  Currently on Assembly Committee Agenda
Codes (LENTOL)  11:30 AM, Tuesday, May 11, 2004  Room 630 LOB

03/11/04-referred to environmental conservation  04/02/04-amend and recommit to environmental conservation 04/02/04-print number 10188a 04/20/04-reported referred to codes

 

BILL TEXT

A10188A

 

IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. PADAVAN -- read twice and ordered print-

          ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental

          Conservation  -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted

          as amended and recommitted to said committee

 

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. STRINGER,  CARROZZA,  ENGLEBRIGHT,

          GRANNIS,  LAVELLE  -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. BING, CYMBROWITZ,

          GALEF,  LAFAYETTE,  McENENY,  O'DONNELL,  PHEFFER  --  read  once  and

          referred  to  the Committee on Environmental Conservation -- committee

          discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted

          to said committee

 

        AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to

          extending  the  prohibition  of  canned  shoots of non-native big game

          mammals

 

          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-

        bly, do enact as follows:

 

     1    Section  1.  Paragraph  a  of  subdivision 1 of section 11-1904 of the

     2  environmental conservation law, as added by chapter 208 of the  laws  of

     3  1999, is amended to read as follows:

     4    a.  The taking on such premises by any person who pays a fee to take a

     5  live non-native big game mammal by any of the following means:

     6    (1) the shooting or spearing of a non-native big game mammal  that  is

     7  tied or hobbled;

     8    (2)  the  shooting or spearing of a non-native big game mammal that is

     9  staked or attached to any object;

    10    (3) the shooting or spearing of a non-native big game mammal  that  is

    11  confined in a box, pen, cage or similar container of ten or less contig-

    12  uous acres from which there is no means for such mammal to escape; or of

    13  any  non-native  big game mammal, excluding the white-tailed deer propa-

    14  gated under a domestic game animal breeder's license pursuant to section

    15  11-1905 of this title or propagated on a preserve or island outside  the

    16  state  under  a  law  similar  in  principle to that of this title, in a

    17  fenced or other area from which there is no means  for  such  mammal  to

    18  escape;

 

         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.

                                                                   LBD16835-03-4

        S. 6446--A                          2                        A. 10188--A

 

     1    (4)  the  deliberate  release  of a non-native big game mammal that is

     2  confined in a box, pen, cage or similar container of ten or less contig-

     3  uous acres in the presence of any person who is, or will be, shooting or

     4  spearing such non-native big game mammal; or of any non-native big  game

     5  mammal, excluding the white-tailed deer propagated under a domestic game

     6  animal  breeder's  license  pursuant to section 11-1905 of this title or

     7  propagated on a preserve or island outside the state under a law similar

     8  in principle to that of this title, in a fenced or other area from which

     9  there is no means for such mammal to  escape  in  the  presence  of  any

    10  person who is, or will be, shooting or spearing such non-native big game

    11  mammal.

    12    2. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-

    13  ing the date on which it shall have become a law.


 

 

 

ASSEMBLY CODES COMMITTEE MEMBERS

 

FIRSTN

LASTN

OFFICENO

PHONE

EMAIL

FAX

Thomas

Alfano

721

518-455-4627

alfanot@assembly.state.ny.us

518-455-4643

Vivan

Cook

331

518-455-4203

cookv@assembly.state.ny.us

518-455-3606

Clarence

Norman

739

518-455-5262

cnorman@assembly.state.ny.us

518-455-5768

James

Brennan

741

518-455-5377

brennaj@assembly.state.ny.us

518-455-5592

Joseph

Lentol

632

518-455-4477

lentolj@assembly.state.ny.us

518-455-4599

Roger

Green

622

518-455-5325

greenr@assembly.state.ny.us

518-455-3684

Daniel

O'Donnell

717

518-455-5603

odonned@assembly.state.ny.us

518-455-3812

Keith

Wright

749

518/455-4793

wrightk@assembly.state.ny.us

518-455-3890

Sandra

Wirth

546

518-455-4601

wirths@assembly.state.ny.us

518-455-5257

Mark

Weprin

729

518-455-5806

weprinm@assembly.state.ny.us

518-455-5977

Helene

Weinstein

831

518-455-5462

weinsth@Assembly. state.ny.us

518-455-5752

David

Townsend

329

518-455-5334

townsed@assembly.state.ny.us

518-455-5391

Jeffrey

Klein

637

518-455-5844

kleinj@assembly.state.ny.us.

518-455-5596

Robin

Schimminger

847

518-455-4767

schimmr@assembly.state.ny.us

518-455-4724

J. Gary

Pretlow

650

518-455-5291

pretloj@assembly.state.ny.us

518-455-5447

Steven

Cymbrowitz

538

518-455-5214

cymbrows@assembly.state.ny.us

518-455-5738

Dierdre

Scozzafava

532

518-455-5797

scozzad@assembly.state.ny.us

518-455-5289

Michele

Titus

834

518-455-5668

titusm@assembly.state.ny.us

518-488-3892