senate Bill S121

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Provides for local community board input in the liquor authority's decision to license establishments serving alcohol for on-premise consumption

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  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 04, 2012 referred to commerce, economic development and small business
Mar 29, 2011 defeated in commerce, economic development and small business
Feb 22, 2011 notice of committee consideration - requested
Jan 05, 2011 referred to commerce, economic development and small business

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S121 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง64, ABC L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S3124

S121 - Summary

Provides for enhanced municipal or, in New York city, community board input in the liquor authority's decision to license establishments serving alcohol for on-premises consumption; provides for increased notice and more meaningful opportunity to be heard.

S121 - Sponsor Memo

S121 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   121

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DIAZ  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Commerce, Economic  Devel-
  opment and Small Business

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  alcoholic  beverage control law, in relation to
  community board involvement in the licensing of establishments serving
  alcohol for on-premise consumption

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  2-a  of section 64 of the alcoholic beverage
control law, as amended by chapter 213 of the laws of 2010,  is  amended
to read as follows:
  2-a. Notwithstanding any other provision of this chapter, upon receipt
of  an  application for a license under this section, an application for
renewal under section one hundred nine of this chapter, or  an  applica-
tion  for  an  alteration  to a premises licensed for consumption on the
premises under section ninety-nine-d  of  this  chapter,  the  applicant
shall notify the clerk of the village, town or city, as the case may be,
by  certified  mail return receipt requested, overnight delivery service
with proof of mailing, or  personal  service,  wherein  the  prospective
licensed premises is to be located or, in the case of an application for
renewal,  or  alteration  where  it  is  presently located not less than
[thirty] SIXTY days prior to the submission of  its  application  for  a
license  under this section or for a renewal thereof pursuant to section
one hundred nine of this chapter. For  the  purposes  of  the  preceding
sentence  notification need only be given to the clerk of a village when
such premises is to be located within the  boundaries  of  the  village.
SUCH  MUNICIPALITY MAY EXPRESS AN OPINION FOR OR AGAINST THE GRANTING OF
SUCH LICENSE. ANY SUCH OPINION SHALL BE DEEMED PART OF THE  RECORD  UPON
WHICH  THE  LIQUOR  BOARD  MAKES ITS DETERMINATION TO GRANT OR DENY SUCH
LICENSE.

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

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