S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
Cal. No. 182
2009-2010 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
November 30, 2009
Introduced by Sens. AUBERTINE, STACHOWSKI -- (at request of the Legisla-
tive Commission on Rural Resources) -- read twice and ordered printed,
and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules -- recom-
mitted to the Committee on Agriculture in accordance with Senate Rule
6, sec. 8 -- reported favorably from said committee with amendments
and ordered reprinted as amended and when reprinted to be committed to
the order of first report
AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to the
definition of "agricultural commodity"
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 293 of the agriculture and markets
law, as amended by chapter 234 of the laws of 1995, is amended to read
(1) "Agricultural commodity" means any and all agricultural, horticul-
tural, vineyard products, corn for grain, oats, soybeans, barley, wheat,
poultry or poultry products, bees, maple [syrup] SAP AND PURE MAPLE
PRODUCTS PRODUCED THEREFROM, christmas trees, livestock, including
swine, and honey, sold in the state either in their natural state or as
processed by the producer thereof but does not include milk, timber or
timber products, other than christmas trees, all hay, rye and legumes
except for soybeans.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.