|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Sep 28, 2012||signed chap.457|
|Sep 27, 2012||delivered to governor|
|Jun 20, 2012||returned to senate|
ordered to third reading rules cal.436
substituted for a10717
|Jun 19, 2012||referred to racing and wagering|
delivered to assembly
ordered to third reading cal.1349
|Jun 16, 2012||referred to rules|
senate Bill S7744Signed By Governor
Archive: Last Bill Status - Signed by Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S7744 - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- Racing, Pari-Mutuel Wagering and Breeding Law
- Laws Affected:
- Add §202-b, rpld §207 sub 1 ¶a; amd §207, Part A §14, Chap 60 of 2012
S7744 - Summary
Enacts the New York state racing franchise accountability and transparency act of 2012; creates a temporary reorganization board to serve for a period of three years.
S7744 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S7744 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law, in relation to enacting the New York state racing franchise accountability and transparency act of 2012; to amend part A of chapter 60 of the laws of 2012 amending the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law and other laws relating to supervision and regulation of the state gaming industry, in relation to the effectiveness thereof; and to repeal certain provisions of the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law relating thereto PURPOSE: This bill would modify the governance and accountability of the state racing franchise. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill provides a short title for sections one through six. Section 2 contains legislative findings. Section 3 would limit State acceptance of debt or liability. Section 4 would create the New York Racing Association Reorganization Board ("the Reorganization Board" or "Board") and provide for its
S7744 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ S. 7744 A. 10717 S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y June 16, 2012 ___________ IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sens. SKELOS, BONACIC -- (at request of the Governor) -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by COMMITTEE ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. Pretlow) -- (at request of the Governor) -- read once and referred to the Committee on Racing and Wagering AN ACT to amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law, in relation to enacting the New York state racing franchise accountabil- ity and transparency act of 2012; to amend part A of chapter 60 of the laws of 2012 amending the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law and other laws relating to supervision and regulation of the state gaming industry, in relation to the effectiveness thereof; and to repeal certain provisions of the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law relating thereto THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Short title. Sections one through six of this act shall be known and may be cited as the "New York state racing franchise account- ability and transparency act of 2012". S 2. Legislative findings. The legislature finds and declares a strong horse racing and breeding industry to be a valuable contributor to the New York state economy and a tourism generator for the entire state. The legislature further finds that The New York Racing Association, Inc. was authorized to incorporate by Chapter 18 of the Laws of 2008 to further the interests of thoroughbred racing, the public interest and the purposes of Article II of the Racing, Pari-Mutuel Wagering and Breeding Law and to further the raising and breeding and improving the breed of horses. The structure of gaming and racing is undergoing change in New York, with the establishment of racinos, the creation of the New York state gaming commission, and first passage of a constitutional amendment on commercial casinos. Therefore, the legislature finds in order to ensure the viability and continuity of horse racing, the racing industry and EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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