Relates to the management of scallops.
Ayes (60): Adams, Addabbo, Alesi, Avella, Ball, Bonacic, Breslin, Carlucci, DeFrancisco, Diaz, Dilan, Duane, Espaillat, Farley, Flanagan, Fuschillo, Gallivan, Gianaris, Golden, Griffo, Grisanti, Hannon, Hassell-Thomps, Huntley, Johnson, Kennedy, Klein, Krueger, Kruger, Lanza, Larkin, Libous, Little, Marcellino, Martins, Maziarz, McDonald, Montgomery, Nozzolio, O'Mara, Oppenheimer, Peralta, Perkins, Ranzenhofer, Ritchie, Rivera, Robach, Saland, Sampson, Savino, Serrano, Seward, Skelos, Smith, Squadron, Stavisky, Stewart-Cousin, Valesky, Young, Zeldin
Nays (1): LaValle
Absent (1): Parker
STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 6959 2011-2012 Regular Sessions IN ASSEMBLY April 6, 2011 ___________Introduced by M. of A. THIELE, SWEENEY, COLTON, JAFFEE, TITONE, ZEBROW- SKI, COOK, MAISEL, P. RIVERA, REILLY, ROBERTS -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. McENENY, STEVENSON -- read once and referred to the Committee on Environmental Conservation AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to the management of scallops THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 13-0327 of the environmental conservation law, as amended by chapter 148 of the laws of 2007, is amended to read as follows: S 13-0327. Scallops; prohibited acts. The department may, until December thirty-first, two thousand
[eleven]THIRTEEN, adopt by regulation measures for the management of scallops (Family Pectinidae) including size limits, catch and possession limits, open and closed seasons, closed areas, restrictions on the manner of taking and landing, requirements for permits and eligibility therefor, recordkeeping and identification requirements, requirements on the amount and type of fishing effort and gear, and requirements relating to transportation, possession and sale, provided that such regulations are no less restrictive than requirements set forth in this chapter. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD06906-02-1