assembly Bill A10617

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Removes the street level entrance requirement for licenses for selling alcohol at retail for consumption off the premises

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 18, 2012 reported referred to codes
Jun 08, 2012 referred to economic development


A10617 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง105, ABC L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A6591, S3616
2015-2016: A5423, S1922

A10617 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Removes the street level entrance requirement for licenses for selling alcohol at retail for consumption off the premises.

A10617 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 8, 2012

Introduced by COMMITTEE ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. Schimminger)
  -- read once and referred to the Committee on Economic Development

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  alcoholic  beverage control law, in relation to
  removing the street level entrance requirement for licenses for  sell-
  ing alcohol at retail for consumption off the premises


  Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section  105  of  the  alcoholic  beverage
control  law,  as amended by chapter 536 of the laws of 1966, is amended
to read as follows:
  2. No premises shall be licensed  to  sell  liquors  and/or  wines  at
retail  for  off  premises  consumption,  unless  said premises shall be
located in a store[, the principal entrance to which shall be  from  the
street level and] located on a public thoroughfare in premises which may
be occupied, operated or conducted for business, trade or industry or on
an  arcade  or  sub-surface thoroughfare leading to a railroad terminal.
There may be not more than one additional entrance which shall be  [from
the  street level and] located on and giving access to and from a public
or private parking lot or parking area having space for  not  less  than
five automobiles.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred twentieth day after
it  shall have become a law. Effective immediately, the addition, amend-
ment and/or repeal of any rules or regulations necessary for the  imple-
mentation  of this act on its effective date is authorized to be made on
or before such date.

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