senate Bill S1962

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Permits employees of authorized organizations to operate games of chance

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Racing, Gaming And Wagering Committee

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to racing, gaming and wagering
Jan 09, 2013 referred to racing, gaming and wagering

S1962 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Senate Racing, Gaming And Wagering
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง189 & 195-c, Gen Muni L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S4150, A6485
2015-2016: S1881, A5230, A8175
2017-2018: A335
2019-2020: A635
2021-2022: A4390
2023-2024: A5391

S1962 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Permits employees of authorized organizations to operate games of chance.

S1962 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1962 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E


                             January 9, 2013

Introduced  by  Sen.  GRIFFO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Racing, Gaming and  Wager-

AN  ACT  to amend the general municipal law, in relation to employees of
  authorized organizations operating games of chance


  Section 1. Subdivisions 10 and 11 of section 189 of the general munic-
ipal  law, as amended by chapter 574 of the laws of 1978, are amended to
read as follows:
  10. No person except a bona fide member OR EMPLOYEE  of  the  licensed
authorized  organization  shall  participate  in  the management of such
games; no person except a bona fide member OR EMPLOYEE of  the  licensed
authorized organization, its auxiliary or affiliated organization, shall
participate  in  the operation of such game, as set forth in section one
hundred ninety-five-c of this article.
  11. No person OTHER THAN AN EMPLOYEE shall  receive  any  remuneration
for participating in the management or operation of any such game.
  S 2. Section 195-c of the general municipal law, as amended by chapter
252 of the laws of 1998, is amended to read as follows:
  S  195-c.  [1.]  Persons operating games; equipment; expenses; compen-
sation.  1. No person shall operate any game of chance under any license
issued under this article except a bona fide member OR EMPLOYEE  of  the
authorized  organization  to which the license is issued, or a bona fide
member OR EMPLOYEE of an organization or association which is an  auxil-
iary  to  the licensee or a bona fide member OR EMPLOYEE of an organiza-
tion or association of which such licensee is an  auxiliary  or  a  bona
fide  member  OR  EMPLOYEE  of  an  organization or association which is
affiliated with the licensee by being, with  it,  auxiliary  to  another
organization  or association. Nothing herein shall be construed to limit

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


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