senate Bill S4319

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Extends certain provisions of law relating to the resale of tickets to places of entertainment through May 14, 2014

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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 14, 2013 signed chap.28
May 08, 2013 delivered to governor
May 06, 2013 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.266
substituted for a6415
May 01, 2013 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 22, 2013 advanced to third reading
Apr 17, 2013 2nd report cal.
Apr 16, 2013 1st report cal.316
Mar 25, 2013 committee discharged and committed to investigations and government operations
Mar 21, 2013 referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation

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Apr 16, 2013 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

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Investigations and Government Operations Committee Vote: Apr 16, 2013

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S4319 - Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6415
Law Section:
Arts and Cultural Affairs
Laws Affected:
Amd §4, Chap 704 of 1991; amd §11, Chap 151 of 2010

S4319 - Bill Texts

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Extends certain provisions of law relating to the resale of tickets to places of entertainment through May 14, 2014.

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BILL NUMBER:S4319

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend chapter 704 of the laws of 1991,
amending the arts and cultural affairs law and chapter 912 of the laws
of 1920 relating to the regulation of boxing and wrestling relating to
tickets to places of entertainment, and chapter 151 of the laws of
2010, amending the arts and cultural affairs law relating to resale of
tickets to places of entertainment, in relation to extending the
effectiveness of the provisions thereof

PURPOSE:

To extend the existing statute on the resale of tickets.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:

This legislation would extend the present law on the resale of tickets
for an additional year until May 14, 2014.

JUSTIFICATION:

In the 2010 legislative session, significant changes were made to the
law on the sale and resale of tickets to places of entertainment. As
the market evolves ensuring the protection of consumers and their
rights becomes increasingly important. This legislation allows for
additional time to fully understand the effects these regulatory
changes and new technologies will have on industry and consumers alike
by extending the current provisions until May 14, 2014.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:

New Bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:

None.

EFFECTIVE DATE:

This act shall take effect immediately.

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

                                  4319

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 21, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MARCELLINO  -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the  Committee  on  Cultural  Affairs,
  Tourism, Parks and Recreation

AN  ACT  to amend chapter 704 of the laws of 1991, amending the arts and
  cultural affairs law and chapter 912 of the laws of 1920  relating  to
  the  regulation  of boxing and wrestling relating to tickets to places
  of entertainment, and chapter 151 of the laws of  2010,  amending  the
  arts  and cultural affairs law relating to resale of tickets to places
  of entertainment, in relation to extending the  effectiveness  of  the
  provisions thereof

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

  Section 1. Section 4 of chapter 704 of the laws of 1991, amending  the
arts and cultural affairs law and chapter 912 of the laws of 1920 relat-
ing  to  the  regulation  of boxing and wrestling relating to tickets to
places of entertainment, as amended by chapter 28 of the laws  of  2012,
is amended to read as follows:
  S  4.  This  act  shall take effect on the sixtieth day after it shall
have become a law, provided, chapter 61 of the laws of  2007  shall  not
take  effect  with  respect  to the issuance of licenses or certificates
under this article by the secretary of  state  or  department  of  state
until  January  1, 2008 and regulation under this article by the commis-
sioners of licenses of the political subdivisions  of  the  state  shall
continue  through  December 31, 2007, and shall remain in full force and
effect only until and including May 14, [2013] 2014 when such act  shall
be  repealed  and  when, notwithstanding any other provision of law, the
provisions of article 25 of title G of the  arts  and  cultural  affairs
law,  repealed by such act, shall be reinstituted; provided further that
section 25.11 of the arts and cultural affairs law, as added by  section
one  of this act, shall survive such repeal date. Provided, however, the
printing on tickets required pursuant to sections  25.07  and  25.08  of

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09908-01-3

S. 4319                             2

article  25  of the arts and cultural affairs law, as added by this act,
shall not apply to tickets printed prior to enactment of such article so
long as notice of the higher maximum premium price  and  prohibition  of
sales  within one thousand five hundred feet from the physical structure
of  the  place  of  entertainment,  where  applicable,  is   prominently
displayed at the point of sale and at such place of entertainment.
  S  2. Section 11 of chapter 151 of the laws of 2010, amending the arts
and cultural affairs law relating to resale  of  tickets  to  places  of
entertainment,  as amended by chapter 28 of the laws of 2012, is amended
to read as follows:
  S 11. Notwithstanding the provisions  of  article  5  of  the  general
construction  law, if this act shall take effect after May 15, 2010, the
provisions of article 25 of the arts and cultural  affairs  law,  except
section  25.11  are  hereby revived and shall continue in full force and
effect as they existed on May 15, 2010 through May 14, [2013] 2014, when
upon such date such provisions shall expire and be deemed repealed.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

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