Bills Pending New York Assembly Agriculture Committee

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NYA01696IntroAllows livestock owners to purchase and possess rabies vaccine and to vaccinate their livestock against rabies during emergency rabies outbreak situations as determined by the commissioner of health; provides for the expiration and repeal of such pro...
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2019-01-16
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA01672IntroRequires supermarkets to make surplus food available to qualifying charities.
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2019-01-16
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NYA01460IntroProvides that no person, corporation, partnership or limited liability company shall knowingly sell any food product advertised or labeled as "local" unless such food product originated in New York or meets other guidelines established for retail foo...
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2019-01-15
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NYA01469IntroPermits the submission of electronic agricultural assessment applications.
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2019-01-15
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NYA01419IntroRelates to creating a farm investment fund.
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2019-01-15
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NYA01354IntroRelates to annual reporting requirements for farmers' markets.
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2019-01-15
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NYA01337IntroEstablishes the small farm disaster recovery grant program; provides grants for the purchase and replanting of crops destroyed by natural disaster.
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2019-01-15
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NYA01434IntroRelates to authorizing the delivery of liquefied petroleum gas in times of emergency; authorizes delivery by companies who do not own the cylinder, container or receptacle under certain circumstances provided the cylinder, container or receptacle has...
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2019-01-15
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NYA00931IntroEstablishes an animal abuser statewide registry with community notification requirements.
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2019-01-14
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NYA00955IntroCriminalizes knowingly causing a minor to attend a place where exhibition of animal fighting is being conducted, such is considered a misdemeanor.
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2019-01-14
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NYA01157IntroMakes the failure to provide food, water or appropriate shelter to a companion animal (dogs and cats) left outside a felony punishable by a fine of not more than $5,000, or imprisonment for not more than 2 years, or by both such fine and imprisonment...
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2019-01-14
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NYA01206IntroRequires the establishment and implementation of a training program for dog control officers.
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2019-01-14
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NYA00998IntroRequires the installation and testing of fire protection systems at pet stores.
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2019-01-14
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NYA00984IntroIncreases certain penalties for violating the prohibition of animal fighting and for aggravated cruelty to animals and requires a psychiatric evaluation for defendants convicted of aggravated cruelty to animals.
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2019-01-14
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NYA00987IntroProhibits a person convicted of "Buster's Law" from owning or possessing a companion animal unless authorized by court order, after appropriate psychiatric or psychological testing.
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2019-01-14
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NYA01284IntroRequires improvement in shelter care for dogs; requires the prompt inspection of each dog following seizure; provides that potable non-frozen water shall be made accessible to each dog; relates to surrendered dogs.
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2019-01-14
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NYA00963IntroProhibits tail docking of cattle.
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2019-01-14
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NYA01102IntroProhibits any person from slaughtering a horse where such person knows or has reason to know that such horse will be used for human consumption; and prohibits any person from selling, bartering, giving away, purchasing, possessing, transporting, deli...
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2019-01-14
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NYA01303IntroRelates to the prohibition of declawing of cats; makes such violation punishable by a civil penalty not to exceed $1,000.
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2019-01-14
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NYA00981IntroRelates to a community gardens task force.
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2019-01-14
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NYA00908IntroEstablishes the healthy options and community outreach program; directs the empire state development corporation to conduct a public awareness campaign; establishes tax credits for small grocers and convenience stores participating in the program.
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2019-01-14
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NYA01241IntroProvides for the humane treatment and removal of downed animals.
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2019-01-14
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NYA00940IntroEnacts 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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2019-01-14
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NYA01090IntroRelates to the creation of a crime database of all convictions in New York state of animal cruelty, fighting, neglect, abandonment and mistreatment; makes such crime database available to all law enforcement entities, district attorneys, duly incorpo...
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2019-01-14
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NYA00831IntroRelates to aggravated cruelty to animals in the presence of a child; increases the potential term of imprisonment from two to four years when such crime is committed in the presence of a child; defines presence of a child.
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2019-01-11
To Assembly Agriculture Committee
NYA00830IntroProhibits tethering, restraining, caging or penning of dogs or animals between the hours of 7 p.m. to 6 a.m; may be tethered to a stationary object or a pen or cage in a sized pen or cage four times the height and length of said dog or animal.
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2019-01-11
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NYA00826IntroRelates to the sale of birds by pet dealers when such birds have not yet been fully weaned.
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2019-01-11
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NYA00800IntroPertains to confinement of certain animals for food producing purposes; prohibits any person to tether or confine any pig during pregnancy or calf raised for veal for all or the majority of any day in a manner that prevents such animal from lying dow...
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2019-01-11
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NYA00772IntroRelates 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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2019-01-10
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NYA00757IntroRelates to aggravated cruelty to animals.
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2019-01-10
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NYA00752IntroPertains to confinement of animals for food producing purposes; prohibits any person to tether or confine any pig during pregnancy, calf raised for veal, or egg-laying hen who is kept on a farm for all or the majority of any day in a manner that prev...
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2019-01-10
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NYA00759IntroEstablishes the "equine industry assistance act of 2019"; makes appropriations therefor.
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2019-01-10
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NYA00634IntroRelates to promoting understanding, awareness and enforcement of animal crime laws.
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2019-01-09
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NYA00663IntroIncludes wildlife animals as those subject to the animal cruelty provisions of the agriculture and markets law.
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2019-01-09
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NYA00277IntroCreates a task force on animal laws and requires reporting to the governor and legislature of recommendations on how to increase statewide uniformity of such.
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2019-01-09
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NYA00261IntroCreates the crime of companion animal hoarding.
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2019-01-09
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NYA00299IntroIncreases 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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2019-01-09
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NYA00658IntroProhibits 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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2019-01-09
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NYA00729IntroRelates to outdoor restraints of companion animals; prohibits tethering for more than 3 hours or a time approved by in writing by animal control but not to exceed 12 hours in any 24 hour period; prohibits tethering when a weather advisory or warning ...
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2019-01-09
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NYA00216IntroRelates to the care of animals; requires regular diurnal light cycles of either natural or artificial light; requires separate space for pregnant or nursing dogs; requires a certain level of sanitation of primary enclosures and cages; requires sanita...
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2019-01-09
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NYA00411IntroGrants concurrent jurisdiction to the department of agriculture and markets and the city of New York department of health and mental hygiene over grocery stores and farmers' markets.
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2019-01-09
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NYA00702IntroRelates to the appointment of a special advocate in a proceeding involving the welfare of an animal.
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2019-01-09
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NYA00390IntroEnacts 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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2019-01-09
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NYA00622IntroDirects the commissioners of agriculture and markets and economic development to study and develop a long-term strategy for sustaining farming and food production in New York state; bases such strategy on an analysis of land use and economic trends, ...
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2019-01-09
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NYA00351IntroAmends the definitions of pet dealers; decreases the number of animals a person can distribute to fit under the exemption.
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2019-01-09
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NYA00683IntroDirects the department of agriculture and markets to establish a grading system for retail food stores, food service establishments and food warehouses.
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2019-01-09
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NYA00659IntroRequires the owner of any place or establishment where animals or fowls are slaughtered or butchered for food to reimburse costs associated with capture and return or rescue and rehabilitation of escaped animals.
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2019-01-09
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NYA00737IntroLimits the animal dealers that are exempt under the provisions of article 7 of the agriculture and markets law relating to the licensing, identification and control of dogs; applies provisions to dealers licensed as a class A dealer under the Federal...
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2019-01-09
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NYA00518IntroDirects 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 and allows for such farm wineries to import grapes from New York stat...
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2019-01-09
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