senate Bill S1515A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Provides that the state policy with regard to the alcoholic beverage control law shall be to promote economic development in the beer, wine and liquor industries

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 21, 2012 committed to rules
Jun 05, 2012 advanced to third reading
Jun 04, 2012 2nd report cal.
May 31, 2012 1st report cal.973
May 21, 2012 print number 1515a
amend and recommit to investigations and government operations
Jan 04, 2012 referred to investigations and government operations
Jan 10, 2011 referred to investigations and government operations

Votes

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May 31, 2012 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

S1515A
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
1
Excused
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Abstained
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Investigations and Government Operations Committee Vote: May 31, 2012

excused (1)

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S1515 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2412B
Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2, ABC L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S6184, A926

S1515 - Summary

Provides that the state policy with regard to the alcoholic beverage control law shall be to promote economic development and job opportunities in the beer, wine and liquor industries of the state.

S1515 - Sponsor Memo

S1515 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1515

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  KLEIN  -- 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 alcoholic beverage control law, in relation  to  the
  state policy with regard to alcoholic beverages

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

  Section 1. Section 2 of the alcoholic beverage control law, as amended
by chapter 111 of the laws of 1978, is amended to read as follows:
  S 2. Policy of state and purpose of chapter.  It is hereby declared as
the policy of the state that it is necessary to regulate and control the
manufacture, sale and distribution within the state of alcoholic  bever-
ages  for  the  purpose  of  fostering and promoting temperance in their
consumption and respect for and obedience to law. It is hereby  declared
that  such  policy  will  best  be  carried out by empowering the liquor
authority of the state  to  determine  whether  public  convenience  and
advantage  will  be  promoted  by the issuance of licenses to traffic in
alcoholic beverages, the increase or decrease in the number thereof  and
the  location of premises licensed thereby, subject only to the right of
judicial review [hereinafter] provided for IN THIS CHAPTER.    IN  ADDI-
TION,  IT  IS  DECLARED  AS THE POLICY OF THIS STATE TO PROMOTE ECONOMIC
DEVELOPMENT AND JOB OPPORTUNITIES BY PROMOTING THE EXPANSION AND PROFIT-
ABILITY OF THE BEER, WINE  AND  LIQUOR  PRODUCTION  INDUSTRIES  IN  THIS
STATE.   PROMOTING SUCH BEER, WINE AND LIQUOR PRODUCTION INDUSTRIES WILL
FOSTER GROWTH IN THIS STATE'S TOURISM  INDUSTRY;  PROMOTE  CONSERVATION,
PRODUCTION  AND  ENHANCEMENT  OF  STATE AGRICULTURAL LANDS; AND MAKE THE
STATE'S ECONOMY MORE SELF-RELIANT IN THE PRODUCTION  OF  FOOD  AND  FOOD
RELATED  PRODUCTS.  It is the purpose of this chapter to carry out [that
policy] THESE POLICIES in the public interest. The [restrictions,] regu-
lations and provisions contained in this  chapter  are  enacted  by  the
legislature  for  the  protection,  health,  welfare  [and],  safety AND
ECONOMIC WELL-BEING of the people of the state.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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S1515A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2412B
Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2, ABC L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S6184, A926

S1515A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that the state policy with regard to the alcoholic beverage control law shall be to promote economic development and job opportunities in the beer, wine and liquor industries of the state.

S1515A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1515A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1515--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. KLEIN, SAVINO -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when  printed  to  be committed to the Committee on Investigations and
  Government Operations -- recommitted  to  the  Committee  on  Investi-
  gations  and  Government  Operations in accordance with Senate Rule 6,
  sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the alcoholic beverage control law, in relation to the
  state policy with regard to alcoholic beverages

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

  Section 1. Section 2 of the alcoholic beverage control law, as amended
by chapter 111 of the laws of 1978, is amended to read as follows:
  S 2. Policy of state and purpose of chapter.  It is hereby declared as
the policy of the state that it is necessary to regulate and control the
manufacture,  sale and distribution within the state of alcoholic bever-
ages for the purpose of fostering  and  promoting  temperance  in  their
consumption and respect for and obedience to law.  THIS CHAPTER SHALL BE
DEEMED  AN  EXERCISE  OF  THE POLICE POWER OF THE STATE, FOR THE PRIMARY
PURPOSE OF PROMOTING THE HEALTH, WELFARE AND SAFETY OF THE PEOPLE OF THE
STATE, PROMOTING TEMPERANCE IN THE CONSUMPTION OF  ALCOHOLIC  BEVERAGES;
AND,  TO  THE  EXTENT POSSIBLE, SUPPORTING ECONOMIC GROWTH, JOB DEVELOP-
MENT, AND THE STATE'S ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE PRODUCTION INDUSTRIES  AND  ITS
TOURISM AND RECREATION INDUSTRY; AND WHICH PROMOTES THE CONSERVATION AND
ENHANCEMENT  OF  STATE AGRICULTURAL LANDS; PROVIDED THAT SUCH ACTIVITIES
DO NOT CONFLICT WITH THE PRIMARY REGULATORY OBJECTIVES OF THIS  CHAPTER.
It  is  hereby declared that such [policy] POLICIES will best be carried
out by empowering the liquor authority of the state to determine whether
public convenience and advantage will be promoted  by  the  issuance  of
licenses  to traffic in alcoholic beverages, the increase or decrease in
the number thereof  and  the  location  of  premises  licensed  thereby,
subject  only to the right of judicial review [hereinafter] provided for

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04870-05-2

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