|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 10, 2014||held for consideration in consumer affairs and protection|
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to consumer affairs and protection|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to consumer affairs and protection|
assembly Bill A1568
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
A1568 - Details
- Law Section:
- General Business Law
- Laws Affected:
- Add §390-d, Gen Bus L
- Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
A1568 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1568 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. KOLB -- read once and referred to the Committee on Consumer Affairs and Protection AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to requiring the operators of bowling centers to give certain notices to bowlers and to grant immunity from civil liability to operators of bowling centers from certain lawsuits THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as the "bowling center act". S 2. The general business law is amended by adding a new section 390-d to read as follows: S 390-D. BOWLING CENTERS. 1. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS SECTION: (A) "BOWLER" MEANS A PERSON IN A BOWLING CENTER FOR THE PURPOSE OF RECREATIONAL OR COMPETITIVE BOWLING. (B) "BOWLING CENTER" MEANS A STRUCTURE THAT HAS AN AREA SPECIFICALLY DESIGNED TO BE USED BY THE PUBLIC FOR RECREATIONAL OR COMPETITIVE BOWL- ING. (C) "BOWLING SHOES" MEANS SHOES THAT ARE SPECIFICALLY DESIGNED FOR THE PURPOSE OF RECREATIONAL OR COMPETITIVE BOWLING. (D) "OPERATOR" MEANS A PERSON THAT OWNS, MANAGES, CONTROLS, DIRECTS, OR HAS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF OPERATING A BOWLING CENTER. 2. NOTICES. AN OPERATOR SHALL POST A CONSPICUOUS NOTICE IN A CONSPICU- OUS PLACE NEAR EACH ENTRANCE TO AND EXIT FROM A BOWLING CENTER THAT READS AS FOLLOWS: "DO NOT WEAR BOWLING SHOES OUTSIDE. BOWLING SHOES ARE SPECIALIZED FOOTWEAR FOR INDOOR USE ONLY. BOWLING SHOES WORN OUTSIDE MAY BE AFFECTED BY SUBSTANCES OR MATERIALS INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO SNOW, ICE, RAIN, MOISTURE, FOOD, OR DEBRIS THAT MAY CAUSE THE PERSON WEARING THE BOWLING SHOES TO SLIP, TRIP, STUMBLE, OR FALL ON THE FLOOR OR ALLEY SURFACES EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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