senate Bill S1279

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Prohibits the transfer of liquor licenses from one owner to subsequent owners of the same establishment, bar or club

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to commerce, economic development and small business
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S1279 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง64, ABC L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S1439

S1279 - Summary

Prohibits the transfer of liquor licenses from one owner to subsequent owners of the same establishment, bar or club; grants new owners a forty-five day temporary license in which time such new owner shall apply for a new liquor license pursuant to section sixty-four of the alcoholic beverage control law.

S1279 - Sponsor Memo

S1279 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1279

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 6, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DUANE  -- 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
  prohibiting the transfer of liquor licenses to new owners

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

  Section 1. Section 64 of the alcoholic beverage control law is amended
by adding a new subdivision 4-a to read as follows:
  4-A.  NO  LICENSEE SHALL TRANSFER ANY INTEREST IN A LICENSE TO ANY NEW
OWNER OF SUCH LICENSEE'S ESTABLISHMENT, BAR OR CLUB. SUCH LICENSE  SHALL
TERMINATE  AT  THE  TIME OWNERSHIP OF THE PROPERTY IS TRANSFERRED TO THE
NEW OWNER. SUCH NEW OWNER  SHALL  RECEIVE  A  FORTY-FIVE  DAY  TEMPORARY
LICENSE  IN  WHICH  TIME SUCH PERSON SHALL APPLY FOR A PERMANENT LICENSE
PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred twentieth day after
it shall have become a law.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00954-01-1

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