S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2986--A 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y January 21, 2011 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. BURLING -- read once and referred to the Commit- tee on Environmental Conservation -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit- tee AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to allowing the use of rifles for hunting in Wyoming county; and provid- ing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: 1 Section 1. Item (i) of paragraph a of subdivision 2 of section 11-0907 2 of the environmental conservation law, as amended by section 11 of chap- 3 ter 483 of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows: 4 (i) The counties of Deer, the first Monday Pistol, shotgun, 5 Allegany, after November 15 crossbow, 6 Cattaraugus, Chemung, through first Tuesday muzzle loading 7 Chenango, Herkimer, after December 7 firearm, rifle or 8 Madison, long bow only 9 Montgomery, Oneida, 10 Oswego, Otsego, 11 Schoharie, Schuyler, 12 Steuben, Tioga, 13 WYOMING and Yates 14 and that portion of 15 the county of 16 Broome east of the 17 Susquehanna river 18 S 2. Item (i) of paragraph a of subdivision 2 of section 11-0907 of 19 the environmental conservation law, as amended by section 12 of chapter 20 483 of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows: EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD03422-03-1 A. 2986--A 2 1 (i) The counties of Deer and bear, the Pistol, shotgun, 2 Allegany, first Monday after crossbow, 3 Cattaraugus, November 15 through muzzle loading 4 Chenango, Herkimer, first Tuesday after firearm, rifle or 5 Montgomery, Oneida, December 7 long bow only 6 Oswego, Otsego, 7 Schoharie [and], 8 Tioga AND WYOMING 9 and that portion of 10 the county of 11 Broome east of the 12 Susquehanna river 13 S 3. This act shall take effect immediately, provided that: 14 a. the amendments to item (i) of paragraph a of subdivision 2 of 15 section 11-0907 of the environmental conservation law made by section 16 one of this act shall be subject to the expiration and reversion of such 17 paragraph pursuant to section 13 of chapter 600 of the laws of 1993, as 18 amended, when upon such date the provisions of section two of this act 19 shall take effect; 20 b. the amendments to item (i) of paragraph a of subdivision 2 of 21 section 11-0907 of the environmental conservation law made by section 22 two of this act shall be subject to the expiration and reversion of such 23 paragraph pursuant to section 17 of chapter 483 of the laws of 2010, as 24 amended; and 25 c. nothing contained in this act shall be construed so as to extend 26 the provisions of this act beyond January 1, 2014, when upon such date 27 this act shall expire and the provisions contained in this act shall be 28 deemed repealed.