senate Bill S204

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to the sale of tonic water, bitters and maraschino cherries at liquor stores

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to commerce, economic development and small business
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S204 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2751
Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง63 & 104, ABC L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S23, A5958
2009-2010: S4044A, A7188A

S204 - Summary

Relates to the sale of tonic water, bitters and maraschino cherries at liquor stores.

S204 - Sponsor Memo

S204 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   204

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. SQUADRON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Commerce, Economic  Devel-
  opment and Small Business

AN  ACT  to amend the alcoholic beverage control law, in relation to the
  sale of tonic water, bitters and maraschino cherries at liquor stores

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Subdivision  4  of  section  63 of the alcoholic beverage
control law, as amended by chapter 603 of the laws of 1992,  is  amended
to read as follows:
  4.  No licensee under this section shall be engaged in any other busi-
ness on the licensed premises. The sale of ANY OF  THE  FOLLOWING  SHALL
NOT  CONSTITUTE  ENGAGING IN ANOTHER BUSINESS WITHIN THE MEANING OF THIS
SUBDIVISION:
  (A) lottery tickets, when duly authorized and lawfully conducted[, the
sale of];
  (B) corkscrews [or the sale of];
  (C) ice [or the sale of];
  (D) publications, including prerecorded video  and/or  audio  cassette
tapes,  designed to help educate consumers in their knowledge and appre-
ciation of wine and wine products, as defined in section three  of  this
chapter[, or the sale of];
  (E)  non-carbonated,  non-flavored  mineral  waters, spring waters and
drinking waters [or the sale of];
  (F) glasses designed for the consumption of wine, racks  designed  for
the  storage  of  wine,  and  devices  designed to minimize oxidation in
bottles of wine which have been uncorked[, shall not constitute engaging
in another business within the meaning of this subdivision];
  (G) TONIC WATER;
  (H) BITTERS; AND

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

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