S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2013-2014 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
January 14, 2013
Introduced by Sen. GRISANTI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
AN ACT to amend the alcoholic beverage control law, in relation to
authorizing the retail sale of alcoholic beverages at eleven a.m. on
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Subdivision 5 of section 106 of the alcoholic beverage
control law, as amended by chapter 83 of the laws of 1995, is amended to
read as follows:
5. No alcoholic beverages shall be sold, offered for sale or given
away upon any premises licensed to sell alcoholic beverages at retail
for on-premises consumption, during the following hours:
(a) Sunday, from four ante meridiem to [twelve noon] ELEVEN ANTE MERI-
(b) On any other day between four ante meridiem and eight ante meri-
Unless otherwise approved by the authority pursuant to subdivision
eleven of section seventeen of this chapter, where any rule has been
adopted in a county on or before April first, nineteen hundred ninety-
five, further restricting the hours of sale for alcoholic beverages,
such restricted hours shall be the hours, during which the sale of alco-
holic beverages at retail for on-premises consumption shall not be
permitted within such county.
Nor shall any person be permitted to consume any alcoholic beverages
upon any such premises later than one-half hour after the start of the
prohibited hours of sale provided for in this section.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.