senate Bill S4431

Designates sweet corn as the state vegetable

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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  • 05 / Apr / 2011
    • REFERRED TO INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS
  • 10 / May / 2011
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.591
  • 11 / May / 2011
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 16 / May / 2011
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 21 / Jun / 2011
    • PASSED SENATE
  • 21 / Jun / 2011
    • DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • 21 / Jun / 2011
    • REFERRED TO GOVERNMENTAL OPERATIONS
  • 04 / Jan / 2012
    • DIED IN ASSEMBLY
  • 04 / Jan / 2012
    • RETURNED TO SENATE
  • 04 / Jan / 2012
    • REFERRED TO INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS
  • 31 / Jan / 2012
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.150
  • 06 / Feb / 2012
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 07 / Feb / 2012
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 21 / Jun / 2012
    • COMMITTED TO RULES

Summary

Designates sweet corn as the state vegetable.

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Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6842
Versions:
S4431
Legislative Cycle:
2011-2012
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
State Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง89, State L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Cycles:
2009-2010: S4238, A5582
2007-2008: A7480

Sponsor Memo

BILL NUMBER:S4431

TITLE OF BILL:
An act
to amend the state law, in relation to making sweet corn the state
vegetable

PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL:
To establish sweet corn as the official vegetable of New York state.

SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS:
Amends the State law by adding a new
section 89 designating sweet corn as the official vegetable of the
state of New York.

JUSTIFICATION:
Sweet corn is one of the leading agricultural produce in the state of
New York producing $70 Million in cash receipts in 2005 and is the
lead fresh produce vegetable sold in New York state.

PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
S.3919 of 2007/2008
S.4238 of 2009/2010

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
None.

EFFECTIVE DATE:
This act shall take effect immediately.

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                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  4431

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. NOZZOLIO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
  ment Operations

AN ACT to amend the state law, in relation  to  making  sweet  corn  the
  state vegetable

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The state law is amended by adding a new section 89 to read
as follows:
  S 89. STATE VEGETABLE. SWEET CORN SHALL BE THE OFFICIAL  VEGETABLE  OF
THE STATE OF NEW YORK.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.







 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00785-01-1

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