senate Bill S3564A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Provides for payments to licensed harness tracks by regional off-track betting corporations

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 19, 2012 print number 3564a
amend and recommit to racing, gaming and wagering
Jan 04, 2012 referred to racing, gaming and wagering
Feb 25, 2011 referred to racing, gaming and wagering

S3564 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3647A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Racing, Pari-Mutuel Wagering and Breeding Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1016 & 1017, RWB L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S2595, A6916

S3564 - Summary

Provides for payments to licensed harness tracks by regional off-track betting corporations.

S3564 - Sponsor Memo

S3564 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3564

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 25, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ADAMS  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Racing, Gaming and  Wager-
  ing

AN  ACT  to  amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law, in
  relation to payments by off-track  betting  corporations  to  regional
  licensed harness tracks

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

  Section 1. Clause (E) of subparagraph 5 of paragraph b of  subdivision
1  of section 1016 of the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law,
as amended by chapter 18 of the laws of 2008,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  (E) [On] DURING THE FIRST ONE HUNDRED TWENTY days IN ANY CALENDAR YEAR
when a franchised corporation is not conducting a race meeting [and when
a  licensed harness track is neither accepting wagers nor displaying the
signal from an in-state thoroughbred corporation or  association  or  an
out-of-state thoroughbred track]:
  (i)  [Such] A licensed regional harness track shall receive in lieu of
any other payments on wagers  placed  at  off-track  betting  facilities
outside  the  special betting district on races conducted by an in-state
thoroughbred racing corporation, two and eight-tenths percent on regular
and multiple bets during a regional  meeting  and  one  and  nine-tenths
percent of such bets if there is no regional meeting and four and eight-
tenths percent on exotic bets on days on which there is a regional meet-
ing  and  three  and  four-tenths  percent  of  such bets if there is no
regional meeting.
  (ii) [Such] A licensed regional harness track shall receive  [one  and
one-half]  THREE-QUARTERS  OF ONE per centum on total regional handle on
races conducted at out-of-state or out-of-country thoroughbred tracks.
  (iii) In those regions in  which  there  is  more  than  one  licensed
regional  harness  track, [if no track is accepting wagers or displaying

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05796-01-1

S3564A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3647A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Racing, Pari-Mutuel Wagering and Breeding Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1016 & 1017, RWB L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S2595, A6916

S3564A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for payments to licensed harness tracks by regional off-track betting corporations.

S3564A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3564A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3564--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 25, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ADAMS  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Racing, Gaming and  Wager-
  ing  -- recommitted to the Committee on Racing, Gaming and Wagering in
  accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --  committee  discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and  breeding  law,  in
  relation  to  payments  by  off-track betting corporations to regional
  licensed harness tracks

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

  Section  1. Clause (E) of subparagraph 5 of paragraph b of subdivision
1 of section 1016 of the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding  law,
as  amended  by  chapter  18  of the laws of 2008, is amended to read as
follows:
  (E) [On] DURING THE FIRST ONE HUNDRED TWENTY days IN ANY CALENDAR YEAR
when a franchised corporation is not conducting a race meeting [and when
a licensed harness track is neither accepting wagers nor displaying  the
signal  from  an  in-state thoroughbred corporation or association or an
out-of-state thoroughbred track]:
  (i) [Such] A licensed regional harness track shall receive in lieu  of
any  other  payments  on  wagers  placed at off-track betting facilities
outside the special betting district on races conducted by  an  in-state
thoroughbred racing corporation, two and eight-tenths percent on regular
and  multiple  bets  during  a  regional meeting and one and nine-tenths
percent of such bets if there is no regional meeting and four and eight-
tenths percent on exotic bets on days on which there is a regional meet-
ing and three and four-tenths percent  of  such  bets  if  there  is  no
regional meeting.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05796-02-1

S. 3564--A                          2

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