senate Bill S575

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Revises procedures for issuance of liquor licenses for on-premises consumption for premises within 500 feet of 3 or more existing premises

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 18, 2012 signed chap.185
Jul 06, 2012 delivered to governor
May 30, 2012 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.498
substituted for a584a
Feb 14, 2012 referred to economic development
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 23, 2012 advanced to third reading
Jan 19, 2012 2nd report cal.
Jan 18, 2012 1st report cal.36
Jan 04, 2012 referred to commerce, economic development and small business
Jan 05, 2011 referred to commerce, economic development and small business

Votes

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Jan 18, 2012 - Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business committee Vote

S575
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committee
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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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Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business Committee Vote: Jan 18, 2012

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S575 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A584A
Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง64, 64-a, 64-b, 64-c & 64-d, ABC L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S5508A, A3827A
2011-2012: S575

S575 - Summary

Revises procedures regarding the issuance of retail and special retail liquor, bottle club, restaurant-brewer and cabaret licenses for on-premises consumption for premises located within 500 feet of 3 or more existing premises in cities, towns and villages of twenty thousand or more; provides that the hearing which the authority is required to hold before issuing such a license may be rescheduled, adjourned or continued and that the authority must give notice to the applicant and the municipality or community board of such rescheduled, adjourned or continued hearing; and provides that the authority or commissioners thereof may also hold a public meeting in connection with issuance of such a license which may also be rescheduled, adjourned or continued, and that the authority must give notice to the applicant and the municipality or community board of the meeting including any rescheduled, adjourned or continued meeting.

S575 - Sponsor Memo

S575 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   575

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. KLEIN, HASSELL-THOMPSON, KRUEGER -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  alcoholic  beverage control law, in relation to
  procedures associated with  issuing  retail,  special  retail,  bottle
  club,  restaurant-brewer  and  cabaret  licenses  to  sell  liquor for
  on-premises consumption regarding premises located within five hundred
  feet of three or more existing premises in cities, towns and  villages
  having a population of twenty thousand or more

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (f) of subdivision 7 of section 64 of  the  alco-
holic  beverage  control  law,  as amended by chapter 463 of the laws of
2009, is amended to read as follows:
  (f) Notwithstanding the provisions of paragraph (b) of  this  subdivi-
sion,  the  authority may issue a license pursuant to this section for a
premises which shall be within five hundred feet of three or more exist-
ing premises  licensed  and  operating  pursuant  to  this  section  and
sections  sixty-four-a,  sixty-four-b, sixty-four-c, and/or sixty-four-d
of this article if, after consultation with the municipality or communi-
ty board, it determines that granting  such  license  would  be  in  the
public  interest.  Before  it  may issue any such license, the authority
shall conduct a hearing, upon notice to the applicant  and  the  munici-
pality  or  community  board, and shall state and file in its office its
reasons therefor.  THE HEARING MAY BE RESCHEDULED, ADJOURNED OR  CONTIN-
UED,  AND THE AUTHORITY SHALL GIVE NOTICE TO THE APPLICANT AND THE MUNI-
CIPALITY OR COMMUNITY  BOARD  OF  ANY  SUCH  RESCHEDULED,  ADJOURNED  OR
CONTINUED  HEARING.    BEFORE THE AUTHORITY ISSUES ANY SAID LICENSE, THE
AUTHORITY OR ONE OR MORE OF THE COMMISSIONERS THEREOF MAY,  IN  ADDITION
TO THE HEARING REQUIRED BY THIS PARAGRAPH, ALSO CONDUCT A PUBLIC MEETING

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

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