S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
I N S E N A T E
March 25, 2010
Introduced by Sen. C. JOHNSON -- read twice and ordered printed, and
when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and
AN ACT to amend the alcoholic beverage control law, in relation to the
definition of a grocery store
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Subdivision 13 of section 3 of the alcoholic beverage
control law is amended to read as follows:
13. "Grocery store" means any retail establishment where foodstuffs
are regularly and customarily sold in a bona fide manner for the
consumption off the premises AND MORE THAN FIFTY PERCENT OF THE PRODUCT
DISPLAY SPACE CONSISTS OF CONSUMER COMMODITIES AS DEFINED BY PARAGRAPH A
OF SUBDIVISION TWO OF SECTION TWO HUNDRED FOURTEEN-H OF THE AGRICULTURE
AND MARKETS LAW.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.