senate Bill S205A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to making the provisions governing liquor licenses consistent with respect to public interest factors

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May 30, 2014 print number 205a
amend and recommit to commerce, economic development and small business
Jan 08, 2014 referred to commerce, economic development and small business
Jan 09, 2013 referred to commerce, economic development and small business

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S205 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2064A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§64, 64-a, 64-b & 64-c, ABC L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A10736, S25
2009-2010: S5577A

S205 - Summary

Relates to making the provisions governing liquor licenses consistent with respect to public interest factors.

S205 - Sponsor Memo

S205 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   205

                       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
  making  the  provisions  governing  the  various  on-premises   liquor
  licenses  consistent  with respect to public interest factors that may
  be considered by the state liquor authority when evaluating the merits
  of a license application

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  6-a  of section 64 of the alcoholic beverage
control law, as added by chapter 670 of the laws of 1993, is amended  to
read as follows:
  6-a.  The authority [may] SHALL consider [any or] all of the following
in determining whether public convenience and advantage and  the  public
interest  will  be promoted by the granting of [licenses and permits for
the sale of alcoholic beverages at a particular unlicensed  location]  A
LICENSE PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION:
  (a)  [The]  THE number, classes and character of licenses in proximity
to the location and in the particular municipality or subdivision there-
of[.];
  (b) [Evidence] EVIDENCE that all necessary licenses and  permits  have
been obtained from the state and all other governing bodies[.];
  (c)  [Effect]  EFFECT of the grant of the license on vehicular traffic
and parking in proximity to the location[.];
  (d) [The] THE existing noise level at the location and any increase in
noise level that would be generated by the proposed premises[.];
  (e) [The] THE history  of  liquor  violations  and  reported  criminal
activity at the proposed premises[.];

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00155-01-3

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S205A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2064A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§64, 64-a, 64-b & 64-c, ABC L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A10736, S25
2009-2010: S5577A

S205A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to making the provisions governing liquor licenses consistent with respect to public interest factors.

S205A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S205A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 205--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. SQUADRON, DILAN, ESPAILLAT, KRUEGER, PERKINS, SAVINO
  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the  Committee on Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business --
  recommitted to the Committee on  Commerce,  Economic  Development  and
  Small  Business  in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the alcoholic  beverage  control  law,  in  relation  to
  making   the  provisions  governing  the  various  on-premises  liquor
  licenses consistent with respect to public interest factors  that  may
  be considered by the state liquor authority when evaluating the merits
  of a license application

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 6-a of section 64  of  the  alcoholic  beverage
control  law, as added by chapter 670 of the laws of 1993, is amended to
read as follows:
  6-a. The authority may consider [any  or]  all  of  the  following  in
determining  whether  public  convenience  and  advantage and the public
interest will be promoted by the granting of licenses  and  permits  for
the sale of alcoholic beverages at a particular unlicensed location:
  (a)  [The]  THE number, classes and character of licenses in proximity
to the location and in the particular municipality or subdivision there-
of[.];
  (b) [Evidence] EVIDENCE that all necessary licenses and  permits  have
been obtained from the state and all other governing bodies[.];
  (c)  [Effect]  EFFECT of the grant of the license on vehicular traffic
and parking in proximity to the location[.];
  (d) [The] THE existing noise level at the location and any increase in
noise level that would be generated by the proposed premises[.];

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

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