Bills Pending New York Assembly Agriculture Committee

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NYA05781IntroEstablishes the Nourish New York program to facilitate programming that ensures that certain surplus agricultural products are provided to food relief organizations at competitive wholesale prices.
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2021-02-25
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA00776IntroRequires pet dealers and pet shops to provide certain breeder and health information to purchasers of animals.
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2021-02-24
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA05563IntroAuthorizes the district attorney bringing animal abuse charges to petition for the posting of security for the care of the abused animal on behalf of the impounding organization; authorizes all such petitions to be filed at or after the arraignment o...
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2021-02-19
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA05533IntroEstablishes a dairy farmers' bill of rights; specifies prohibited unfair trade practices which have the purpose of intentionally impairing a producer's freedom to bargain collectively with other producers in the marketing of the producer's product; p...
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2021-02-19
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA05481IntroProhibits any person from slaughtering a horse where such person knows or has reason to know that such horse will be used for human consumption; prohibits any person from possessing, importing into or exporting from the state, selling, buying, giving...
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2021-02-19
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA05462IntroEstablishes a farm-to-school task force and directs the commissioner of education to develop a program to require all public schools to provide fresh foods to students in a manner that supports local agriculture.
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2021-02-17
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA05380IntroEstablishes the "New York state animal and plant fiber program" to be part of the New York state grown and certified program for producers of textiles created from animal and plant fibers in New York state.
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2021-02-16
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA05386IntroEstablishes the soil health and climate resiliency act; establishes the soil health program to assist farmers in improving the health of their soil and the soil health fund; establishes the climate resilient farming program to provide matching grants...
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2021-02-16
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA05302IntroCreates the concentrated animal feeding operation environmental compliance revolving loan program.
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2021-02-12
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA05309IntroEnacts the "New York farmer recruitment and retention act"; directs the board of regents and the education department to investigate and study undergraduate agricultural programs with the goal of identifying programs which encourage entry into agricu...
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2021-02-12
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA05114IntroDirects the commissioner of agriculture and markets to reduce the percentage of on-farm or estate produced grapes for farm wineries located outside of an American viticultural area; allows for such farm wineries to import grapes from New York state g...
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2021-02-11
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA04986IntroRelates to the proper venue for an impounding organization to file a petition for a security to be paid by the owner of a seized animal currently in the care of such organization.
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2021-02-10
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA04991IntroProhibits persons who have been convicted of animal cruelty from working at an animal shelter; makes such violation a class A misdemeanor.
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2021-02-10
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA05039IntroIncreases the penalty for multiple convictions of torturing, killing or failing to provide sustenance to an animal to a felony, if convicted within five years from the date of a prior conviction.
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2021-02-10
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA04919IntroProvides that no person shall manufacture, sell or expose for sale any product which shall be termed as a dietary supplement or nutritional supplement without branding or labeling such product with a statement that the product has or has not been tes...
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2021-02-09
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA04793IntroRelates to aggravated neglect of a companion animal.
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2021-02-08
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA04609IntroEstablishes that animals are sentient beings capable of experiencing pain, stress, and fear and establishes an animal can be a victim of a crime.
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2021-02-04
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA04624IntroRelates to the exemption from inspection for certain meat products.
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2021-02-04
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA04464IntroRelates to the confinement of companion animals in vehicles in extreme temperatures.
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2021-02-04
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA04486IntroRelates to the labeling of food products containing sesame.
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2021-02-04
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA04570IntroPermits commercial feed manufacturers to use the term "human food grade" for certain pet food if it conforms to certain state and federal standards.
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2021-02-04
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA04611IntroProhibits the shipment of certain live animals by postal mail into, within, or to points outside of the state of New York and provides for a civil penalty not to exceed one thousand dollars per violation.
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2021-02-04
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYS01442EngrossRelates to the aftercare of retired race horses; prohibits the slaughter of race horses and race horse breeding stock; requires that race horses be microchipped; provides for gifts for thoroughbred aftercare on tax returns.
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2021-02-03
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA04283IntroProhibits the sale of dogs, cats and rabbits by retail pet shops; authorizes collaboration with entities to provide space to showcase cats or dogs owned by certain entities for the purpose of adoption.
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2021-02-01
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA04023IntroAmends the definitions of pet dealers; decreases the number of animals a person can distribute to fit under the exemption.
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2021-02-01
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA04154IntroRelates to the aftercare of retired race horses; prohibits the slaughter of race horses and race horse breeding stock; requires that race horses be microchipped; provides for gifts for thoroughbred aftercare on tax returns.
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2021-02-01
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA03954IntroEnacts the local food, farms, and jobs act; relates to the procurement of locally grown farm and food products; sets goals for levels of procurement by state agencies; creates the New York state council on food policy.
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2021-01-29
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA03630IntroRequires a farm owner or operator that produces shell eggs or liquid eggs for human consumption to confine egg-laying hens in a cage-free housing system.
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2021-01-28
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA03629IntroProhibits the operation of establishments where animals and/or fowls are slaughtered or butchered for food; establishes a task force on public health risks and animal welfare concerns of slaughterhouses.
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2021-01-28
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA03832IntroPreserves premium reimbursement eligibility for organizations which are unable to have fairs or expositions due to the outbreak of COVID-19.
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2021-01-28
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA03878IntroSupplements food and beverage nutrition labels with colors depending on the total amount of total fat, saturated fat, total sugars and sodium in such products.
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2021-01-28
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA03770IntroRelates to solar exploration, development and extraction activities in agricultural districts.
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2021-01-28
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA03693IntroRelates to requiring licensed slaughterhouses to have a closed circuit camera and television system in all areas with live animals; establishes a reporting requirement pursuant to inspections where a violation is found.
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2021-01-28
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA03601IntroEnacts provisions imposing a five year moratorium on the planting and growing of genetically modified crops in New York state and the use of a marketing plan to promote New York state agricultural products; defines "genetically modified crops"; exemp...
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2021-01-28
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA03560IntroProhibits the planting and growing of genetically engineered crops within the national wildlife refuge system.
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2021-01-27
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA03444IntroRestricts individuals from owning a companion animal after being convicted of certain crimes involving animals.
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2021-01-26
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA03418IntroEnacts the New York state excess food act which provides for mandatory donation of consumable food products; provides mandatory composting of appropriate materials; establishes the New York state excess food fund which will be funded by fines collect...
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2021-01-26
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA03339IntroProhibits ear clipping and tail docking of dogs unless deemed medically necessary to protect the life or health of the dog.
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2021-01-22
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA03066IntroRequires the department of agriculture and markets to issue code red and blue alerts for companion animals during extreme weather; requires owners of companion animals to bring their animals indoors whenever a code red or blue alert has been issued.
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2021-01-22
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA03084IntroRelates to land used in agricultural production including field crops grown and consumed on a farm by animals on such farm.
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2021-01-22
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA02488IntroRelates to creating a farm investment fund.
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2021-01-19
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA02601IntroRelates to the registration and regulation of animal breeders; requires each to be licensed; creates a breeder licensing fund; exempts not-for-profit organizations.
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2021-01-19
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA02675IntroPermits the submission of electronic agricultural assessment applications.
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2021-01-19
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA02264IntroExpands eligibility for designation as land used in agricultural production by lowering the average gross sale value of the land to $20,000 or more in certain cases.
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2021-01-14
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA02152IntroRelates to aggravated cruelty to animals.
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2021-01-14
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA02313IntroProvides for the humane treatment and removal of downed animals.
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2021-01-14
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA02072IntroRequires perishable and packaged food to be clearly marked with safety and quality dates.
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2021-01-14
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA02139IntroRelates to the disposition of abused farm animals; provides that convicted individuals and those in their households or those who aided or abetted in the unlawful acts or should have known or knew of such acts may not be entitled to any monies genera...
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2021-01-14
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA02012IntroRestricts the performance of surgical devocalization procedures on dogs and cats.
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2021-01-14
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA02024IntroLimits licensing to only pet dealers which sell animals obtained from shelters and rescue organizations.
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2021-01-14
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
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