senate Bill S4431

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Designates sweet corn as the state vegetable

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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.150
Jan 04, 2012 referred to investigations and government operations
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 21, 2011 referred to governmental operations
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 16, 2011 advanced to third reading
May 11, 2011 2nd report cal.
May 10, 2011 1st report cal.591
Apr 05, 2011 referred to investigations and government operations

Votes

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Jan 31, 2012 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Investigations and Government Operations Committee Vote: Jan 31, 2012

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May 10, 2011 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

S4431
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Investigations and Government Operations Committee Vote: May 10, 2011

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S4431 - Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6842
Current Committee:
Law Section:
State Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง89, State L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S4238, A5582

S4431 - Bill Texts

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Designates sweet corn as the state vegetable.

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BILL NUMBER:S4431

TITLE OF BILL:
An act
to amend the state law, in relation to making sweet corn the state
vegetable

PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL:
To establish sweet corn as the official vegetable of New York state.

SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS:
Amends the State law by adding a new
section 89 designating sweet corn as the official vegetable of the
state of New York.

JUSTIFICATION:
Sweet corn is one of the leading agricultural produce in the state of
New York producing $70 Million in cash receipts in 2005 and is the
lead fresh produce vegetable sold in New York state.

PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
S.3919 of 2007/2008
S.4238 of 2009/2010

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
None.

EFFECTIVE DATE:
This act shall take effect immediately.

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

                                  4431

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. NOZZOLIO -- 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 state law, in relation  to  making  sweet  corn  the
  state vegetable

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

  Section 1. The state law is amended by adding a new section 89 to read
as follows:
  S 89. STATE VEGETABLE. SWEET CORN SHALL BE THE OFFICIAL  VEGETABLE  OF
THE STATE OF NEW YORK.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.







 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00785-01-1

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