senate Bill S434

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to permits for brewers, manufacturers, and importers to serve small samples of their beer or malt beverages

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S434 - Details

Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §51, ABC L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S1652A
2009-2010: S8183

S434 - Summary

Relates to permits for brewers, manufacturers, and importers to serve small samples of their beer or malt beverages at certain events; includes fees and definition of small sample; such permit shall include the privilege to sell such beverages for consumption off-premises.

S434 - Sponsor Memo

S434 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   434

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DILAN  -- 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
  permits for brewers, manufacturers  and  importers  of  beer  or  malt
  beverages

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

  Section 1. Section 51 of the alcoholic beverage control law is amended
by adding a new subdivision 9 to read as follows:
  9. (A) A BREWER OR MANUFACTURER AS DEFINED IN SECTION  THREE  OF  THIS
CHAPTER,  OR  AN  IMPORTER  HAVING A BASIC PERMIT AS REQUIRED BY SECTION
1.20 OF TITLE 27 OF THE CODE OF FEDERAL REGULATIONS, MAY OBTAIN A PERMIT
TO SERVE SMALL SAMPLES OF BEER OR MALT BEVERAGES IT PRODUCES OR  IMPORTS
AT OUTDOOR OR INDOOR GATHERINGS, FUNCTIONS, OCCASIONS OR EVENTS.
  (B)  THE  FEE  FOR  SUCH  PERMIT  SHALL BE TWENTY DOLLARS AND SHALL BE
ISSUED BY THE AUTHORITY AND DATED FOR ITS PERIOD OF USE, WHICH SHALL NOT
EXCEED THREE DAYS.
  (C) TASTINGS AT SUCH OUTDOOR OR INDOOR  GATHERINGS,  FUNCTIONS,  OCCA-
SIONS  OR  EVENTS  SHALL  BE CONDUCTED ONLY WITHIN THE HOURS FIXED BY OR
PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION FIVE OF SECTION ONE HUNDRED SIX OF THIS CHAPTER,
DURING WHICH ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES MAY BE LAWFULLY  SOLD  OR  SERVED  UPON
PREMISES  LICENSED TO SELL ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES AT RETAIL FOR CONSUMPTION
IN THE COMMUNITY IN WHICH THE PREMISES IN WHICH SUCH OUTDOOR  OR  INDOOR
GATHERING, FUNCTION, OCCASION OR EVENT IS HELD.
  (D)  EACH  SERVING  AT  TASTINGS SHALL BE SERVED ONLY BY THE BREWER OR
MANUFACTURER OR IMPORTER OR ITS EMPLOYEE AND SHALL BE LIMITED  TO  THREE
OUNCES  OR LESS OF A BRAND OF BEER OR MALT BEVERAGE PRODUCED OR IMPORTED
BY THE BREWER OR MANUFACTURER OR IMPORTER AND NO CONSUMER OF  LEGAL  AGE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00695-01-3

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