senate Bill S1652A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to permits for brewers, manufacturers, and importers to serve small samples of their beer or malt beverages

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Feb 27, 2012 print number 1652a
amend (t) and recommit to commerce, economic development and small business
Jan 04, 2012 referred to commerce, economic development and small business
Jan 11, 2011 referred to commerce, economic development and small business

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S1652 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §51, ABC L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S8183

S1652 - Summary

Relates to permits for brewers, manufacturers, and importers to serve small samples of their beer or malt beverages at certain events; includes fees and definition of small sample; such permit shall include the privilege to sell such beverages for consumption off-premises.

S1652 - Sponsor Memo

S1652 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1652

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 11, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DILAN  -- 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
  permits for licensed brewers

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

  Section 1. Section 51 of the alcoholic beverage control law is amended
by adding a new subdivision 9 to read as follows:
  9. (A) A LICENSED BREWER MAY OBTAIN A PERMIT TO SERVE SMALL SAMPLES OF
BEER  OR  MALT  BEVERAGES  IT  PRODUCES AT OUTDOOR OR INDOOR GATHERINGS,
FUNCTIONS, OCCASIONS OR EVENTS.
  (B) THE FEE FOR SUCH PERMIT SHALL  BE  TWENTY  DOLLARS  AND  SHALL  BE
ISSUED BY THE AUTHORITY AND DATED FOR ITS PERIOD OF USE, WHICH SHALL NOT
EXCEED THREE DAYS.
  (C)  TASTINGS  AT  SUCH OUTDOOR OR INDOOR GATHERINGS, FUNCTIONS, OCCA-
SIONS OR EVENTS SHALL BE CONDUCTED ONLY WITHIN THE  HOURS  FIXED  BY  OR
PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION FIVE OF SECTION ONE HUNDRED SIX OF THIS CHAPTER,
DURING  WHICH  ALCOHOLIC  BEVERAGES  MAY BE LAWFULLY SOLD OR SERVED UPON
PREMISES LICENSED TO SELL ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES AT RETAIL FOR  CONSUMPTION
IN  THE  COMMUNITY IN WHICH THE PREMISES IN WHICH SUCH OUTDOOR OR INDOOR
GATHERING, FUNCTION, OCCASION OR EVENT IS HELD.
  (D) EACH SERVING AT TASTINGS SHALL BE SERVED ONLY BY THE BREWER OR ITS
EMPLOYEE AND SHALL BE LIMITED TO THREE OUNCES OR LESS OF A BRAND OF BEER
OR MALT BEVERAGE PRODUCED BY THE BREWER AND NO  CONSUMER  OF  LEGAL  AGE
SHALL BE PROVIDED OR GIVEN MORE THAN TWO SERVINGS OF SUCH BRANDS OFFERED
FOR TASTING.
  (E) THE BREWER SHALL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ENSURING THAT SUCH SAMPLES ARE
ONLY  SERVED TO INDIVIDUALS LEGALLY ELIGIBLE TO CONSUME ALCOHOLIC BEVER-
AGES IN THIS STATE.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06313-01-1

S1652A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §51, ABC L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S8183

S1652A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to permits for brewers, manufacturers, and importers to serve small samples of their beer or malt beverages at certain events; includes fees and definition of small sample; such permit shall include the privilege to sell such beverages for consumption off-premises.

S1652A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1652A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1652--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 11, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DILAN  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Commerce, Economic  Devel-
  opment and Small Business -- recommitted to the Committee on Commerce,
  Economic Development and Small Business 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
  permits  for  brewers,  manufacturers  and  importers  of beer or malt
  beverages

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

  Section 1. Section 51 of the alcoholic beverage control law is amended
by adding a new subdivision 9 to read as follows:
  9.  (A)  A  BREWER OR MANUFACTURER AS DEFINED IN SECTION THREE OF THIS
CHAPTER, OR AN IMPORTER HAVING A BASIC PERMIT  AS  REQUIRED  BY  SECTION
1.20 OF TITLE 27 OF THE CODE OF FEDERAL REGULATIONS, MAY OBTAIN A PERMIT
TO  SERVE SMALL SAMPLES OF BEER OR MALT BEVERAGES IT PRODUCES OR IMPORTS
AT OUTDOOR OR INDOOR GATHERINGS, FUNCTIONS, OCCASIONS OR EVENTS.
  (B) THE FEE FOR SUCH PERMIT SHALL  BE  TWENTY  DOLLARS  AND  SHALL  BE
ISSUED BY THE AUTHORITY AND DATED FOR ITS PERIOD OF USE, WHICH SHALL NOT
EXCEED THREE DAYS.
  (C)  TASTINGS  AT  SUCH OUTDOOR OR INDOOR GATHERINGS, FUNCTIONS, OCCA-
SIONS OR EVENTS SHALL BE CONDUCTED ONLY WITHIN THE  HOURS  FIXED  BY  OR
PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION FIVE OF SECTION ONE HUNDRED SIX OF THIS CHAPTER,
DURING  WHICH  ALCOHOLIC  BEVERAGES  MAY BE LAWFULLY SOLD OR SERVED UPON
PREMISES LICENSED TO SELL ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES AT RETAIL FOR  CONSUMPTION
IN  THE  COMMUNITY IN WHICH THE PREMISES IN WHICH SUCH OUTDOOR OR INDOOR
GATHERING, FUNCTION, OCCASION OR EVENT IS HELD.
  (D) EACH SERVING AT TASTINGS SHALL BE SERVED ONLY  BY  THE  BREWER  OR
MANUFACTURER  OR  IMPORTER OR ITS EMPLOYEE AND SHALL BE LIMITED TO THREE
OUNCES OR LESS OF A BRAND OF BEER OR MALT BEVERAGE PRODUCED OR  IMPORTED

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06313-03-2

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