senate Bill S2370A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Amends the agriculture and markets law, exempting certain institutions from the definition of a food processing establishment

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 21, 2012 committed to rules
Feb 07, 2012 advanced to third reading
Feb 06, 2012 2nd report cal.
Jan 31, 2012 1st report cal.145
Jan 04, 2012 referred to agriculture
Jun 24, 2011 committed to rules
Jun 01, 2011 amended on third reading 2370a
Mar 14, 2011 advanced to third reading
Mar 10, 2011 2nd report cal.
Mar 09, 2011 1st report cal.199
Jan 19, 2011 referred to agriculture

Votes

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Jan 31, 2012 - Agriculture committee Vote

S2370A
9
0
committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Agriculture Committee Vote: Jan 31, 2012

excused (1)

Mar 9, 2011 - Agriculture committee Vote

S2370
8
0
committee
8
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
1
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Mar 9, 2011

aye wr (1)
absent (1)

Bill Amendments

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S2370 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5485A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §251-z-2, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S7069, A10873

S2370 - Summary

Exempts certain institutions involved in the processing of homemade baked goods, spices and powders, sold only at farmers' markets and roadside stands from the definition of a food processing establishment.

S2370 - Sponsor Memo

S2370 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2370

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 19, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  SEWARD, GRISANTI, JOHNSON, LARKIN, RANZENHOFER --
  read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to
  the Committee on Agriculture

AN  ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to exempt-
  ing certain institutions involved in the processing of homemade  baked
  goods, spices, and powders, sold only at farmers' markets and roadside
  stands from the definition of a food processing establishment

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 251-z-2  of  the  agriculture  and
markets  law,  as amended by chapter 507 of the laws of 1973, is amended
to read as follows:
  3. The term "food processing  establishment"  means  any  place  which
receives  food  or food products for the purpose of processing or other-
wise adding to  the  value  of  the  product  for  commercial  sale.  It
includes,  but  is not limited to, bakeries, processing plants, beverage
plants and food manufactories. However, the term does not include: those
establishments that process and manufacture food or food  products  that
are  sold  exclusively  at retail for consumption on the premises; those
operations which cut meat and sell such meat at retail on the  premises;
bottled  and bulk water facilities; those food processing establishments
which are covered by articles four,  [four-a,  five-a,  five-b,  five-c,
five-d, seventeen-b, nineteen, twenty-b, and twenty-one] FOUR-A, FIVE-A,
FIVE-B, FIVE-C, FIVE-D, SEVENTEEN-B, NINETEEN AND TWENTY-ONE, AND FORMER
ARTICLE TWENTY-B of this chapter; service food establishments, including
vending  machine  commissaries, under permit and inspection by the state
department of health or by a  local  health  agency  which  maintains  a
program  certified  and  approved  by  the state commissioner of health;
establishments under federal meat, poultry or  egg  product  inspection;
[or]  establishments  engaged  solely  in  the  harvesting,  storage, or
distribution of one or more raw agricultural commodities which are ordi-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05843-01-1

Co-Sponsors

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S2370A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5485A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §251-z-2, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S7069, A10873

S2370A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Exempts certain institutions involved in the processing of homemade baked goods, spices and powders, sold only at farmers' markets and roadside stands from the definition of a food processing establishment.

S2370A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2370A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2370--A
    Cal. No. 199

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 19, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  SEWARD,  GRISANTI,  JOHNSON, LARKIN, RANZENHOFER,
  RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed,  and  when  printed  to  be
  committed  to  the Committee on Agriculture -- reported favorably from
  said committee, ordered to first and second report, ordered to a third
  reading, amended and ordered reprinted, retaining  its  place  in  the
  order of third reading

AN  ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to exempt-
  ing certain institutions involved in the processing of homemade  baked
  goods, spices, and powders, sold only at farmers' markets and roadside
  stands from the definition of a food processing establishment

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 251-z-2  of  the  agriculture  and
markets  law,  as amended by chapter 507 of the laws of 1973, is amended
to read as follows:
  3. The term "food processing  establishment"  means  any  place  which
receives  food  or food products for the purpose of processing or other-
wise adding to  the  value  of  the  product  for  commercial  sale.  It
includes,  but  is not limited to, bakeries, processing plants, beverage
plants and food manufactories. However, the term does not include: those
establishments that process and manufacture food or food  products  that
are  sold  exclusively  at retail for consumption on the premises; those
operations which cut meat and sell such meat at retail on the  premises;
bottled  and bulk water facilities; those food processing establishments
which are covered by articles four,  [four-a,  five-a,  five-b,  five-c,
five-d, seventeen-b, nineteen, twenty-b, and twenty-one] FOUR-A, FIVE-A,
FIVE-B, FIVE-C, FIVE-D, SEVENTEEN-B, NINETEEN AND TWENTY-ONE, AND FORMER
ARTICLE TWENTY-B of this chapter; service food establishments, including
vending  machine  commissaries, under permit and inspection by the state
department of health or by a  local  health  agency  which  maintains  a
program  certified  and  approved  by  the state commissioner of health;

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

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