2016 New York Laws
AGM - Agriculture & Markets
Article 26 - (Agriculture & Markets) ANIMALS
353-C - Electrocution of fur-bearing animals prohibited.

NY Agri & Mkts L § 353-C (2016) What's This?

353-c. Electrocution of fur-bearing animals prohibited. 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no person shall intentionally kill, or stun to facilitate the killing of, a fur-bearing animal by means of an electrical current. For the purpose of this section, "fur-bearing animal" means arctic fox, red fox, silver fox, chinchilla, mink, pine marten, muskrat, and those fur-bearing animals included within the provisions of section 11-1907 of the environmental conservation law.

2. A violation of subdivision one of this section is a class A misdemeanor.

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