senate Bill S3614A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Provides for the amount to be paid by off track betting corporations to regional harness tracks from certain simulcasting revenue

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 18, 2012 print number 3614a
amend and recommit to racing, gaming and wagering
Jan 04, 2012 referred to racing, gaming and wagering
Feb 28, 2011 referred to racing, gaming and wagering

S3614 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3520A
Law Section:
Racing, Pari-Mutuel Wagering and Breeding Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1017, RWB L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S2360, A5772

S3614 - Summary

Provides for the amount to be paid by off track betting corporations to regional harness tracks from out-of-state and out-of-country simulcast revenue.

S3614 - Sponsor Memo

S3614 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3614

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 28, 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
  harness tracks for out-of-state and out-of-country simulcasting reven-
  ue

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 1017 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:
  2.  [a. Maintenance of effort. Any off-track betting corporation which
engages in accepting wagers on the simulcasts of thoroughbred races from
out-of-state or out-of-country as permitted  under  subdivision  one  of
this  section shall submit to the board, for its approval, a schedule of
payments to be made in any year or portion thereof, that such  off-track
corporation  engages in nighttime thoroughbred simulcasting. In order to
be approved by the board, the payment schedule shall be identical to the
actual payments and distributions of such payments to tracks and  purses
made by such off-track corporation pursuant to the provisions of section
one  thousand  fifteen of this article during the year two thousand two,
as derived from out-of-state harness races displayed after 6:00 P.M.  If
approved by the board, such scheduled payments shall be made from reven-
ues derived from any simulcasting conducted pursuant to this section and
section one thousand fifteen of this article.
  b.  Additional  payments]  PAYMENTS. During each calendar year, to the
extent, and at such time in the event, that aggregate statewide wagering
handle after 7Labor P.M. on out-of-state and out-of-country thoroughbred
races exceeds one hundred million dollars, each off-track betting corpo-
ration conducting such simulcasting shall pay to  its  regional  harness

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05801-01-1

S3614A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3520A
Law Section:
Racing, Pari-Mutuel Wagering and Breeding Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1017, RWB L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S2360, A5772

S3614A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for the amount to be paid by off track betting corporations to regional harness tracks from out-of-state and out-of-country simulcast revenue.

S3614A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3614A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3614--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 28, 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
  harness tracks for out-of-state and out-of-country simulcasting reven-
  ue

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  2 of section 1017 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:
  2. [a. Maintenance of effort. Any off-track betting corporation  which
engages in accepting wagers on the simulcasts of thoroughbred races from
out-of-state  or  out-of-country  as  permitted under subdivision one of
this section shall submit to the board, for its approval, a schedule  of
payments  to be made in any year or portion thereof, that such off-track
corporation engages in nighttime thoroughbred simulcasting. In order  to
be approved by the board, the payment schedule shall be identical to the
actual  payments and distributions of such payments to tracks and purses
made by such off-track corporation pursuant to the provisions of section
one thousand fifteen of this article during the year two  thousand  two,
as  derived from out-of-state harness races displayed after 6:00 P.M. If
approved by the board, such scheduled payments shall be made from reven-
ues derived from any simulcasting conducted pursuant to this section and
section one thousand fifteen of this article.
  b. Additional payments] PAYMENTS. During each calendar  year,  to  the
extent, and at such time in the event, that aggregate statewide wagering

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05801-02-1

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