|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|
senate Bill S121
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S121 - Details
- Current Committee:
- Law Section:
- Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §64, ABC L
- Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
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
BILL NUMBER:S121 TITLE OF BILL: 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 PURPOSE: To provide local community boards with written notice of all new and renewal liquor licenses within the community boards' district SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 Amends section 64 Subdivision 2-a of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Law. Provides that a local community board be informed of new or renewal liquor licenses in order to be given a meaningful opportunity to attend and testify at any hearing. Any decision that is made by the liquor authority board that is contrary to the public opinion must be in writing, along with reason for such decision, and forwarded to such community board. Section 2 Amends Section 64 (7) (f) of the Alcoholic Beverage Control
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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