|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Aug 01, 2012||signed chap.328|
|Jul 20, 2012||delivered to governor|
|Jun 20, 2012||returned to assembly|
3rd reading cal.1385
substituted for s7252
|Jun 20, 2012||substituted by a10096|
ordered to third reading cal.1385
committee discharged and committed to rules
|May 02, 2012||referred to investigations and government operations|
senate Bill S7252Signed By Governor
Archive: Last Bill Status Via A10096 - Signed by Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S7252 - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §3, ABC L
S7252 - Summary
Includes the Sons of the American Legion and the American Legion Auxiliary in the definition of "club," extending certain provisions to such groups.
S7252 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S7252 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the alcoholic beverage control law, in relation to including the Sons of the American Legion and the American Legion Auxiliary as a club PURPOSE: To amend the definition of club members of veterans clubs to allow membership in the Sons of American Legion and American Legion Auxiliary with possession an identification card indicating membership in the national organization to be accepted as membership in any of its New York State chapters. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Amends subdivision 9 of section 3 of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Law by expanding the definition of club members to allow a person in possession of an identification card indicating membership in the national organization with the Sons of American Legion or American Legion Auxiliary to be accepted as membership in any of its New York State Chapters. Section 2: The act will take effect immediately. JUSTIFICATION:
S7252 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7252 I N S E N A T E May 2, 2012 ___________ Introduced by Sen. MARCELLINO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Government Operations AN ACT to amend the alcoholic beverage control law, in relation to including the Sons of the American Legion and the American Legion Auxiliary as a club THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 9 of section 3 of the alcoholic beverage control law, as amended by chapter 575 of the laws of 2005, is amended to read as follows: 9. "Club" shall mean an organization of persons incorporated pursuant to the provisions of the not-for-profit corporation law or the benevo- lent orders law, which is the owner, lessee or occupant of a building used exclusively for club purposes, and which does not traffic in alco- holic beverages for profit and is operated solely for a recreational, social, patriotic, political, benevolent or athletic purpose but not for pecuniary gain; except that where such club is located in an office or business building, or state armory, it may be licensed as such provided it otherwise qualifies as a "club" within the meaning of this subdivi- sion. A "luncheon club" shall mean a club which is open only on week days during the hours between eleven o'clock in the morning and three o'clock in the afternoon. A "member" of a club shall mean a person who whether a charter member or admitted in agreement with the by-laws of the club, has become a bona fide member thereof, who maintains his or her membership by the payment of his or her annual dues in a bona fide manner in accordance with the by-laws and whose name and address is entered on the list of members; or in the case of a veterans club where a person has in his or her possession an identification card indicating his or her membership in the national veterans' organization with which the club at which he or she is present is affiliated. For the purposes of this section a veterans club shall include but not be limited to the Grand Army of the Republic, the United Spanish War Veterans, the Veter- ans of Foreign Wars, the Jewish War Veterans of the United States, Inc., EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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