|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to consumer protection|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to consumer protection|
senate Bill S458
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S458 - Details
S458 - Summary
Relates to the rebuttable presumption relating to identifying information on an unsolicited advertisement in cities with a population of one million or more; provides that such presumption shall apply if the advertising materials are placed at any one premise.
S458 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S458 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the general business law, in relation to the rebuttable presumption relating to identifying information on an unsolicited advertisement in cities with a population of one million or more PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF THE BILL: The purpose of this legislation is amend the "lawn litter law" rebuttable presumption provisions which require that advertising materials be placed at "two or more premises". SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill amends subdivision 3 or section 397-a of the general business law, as amended by chapter 3 of the laws of 2008, to repeal certain provisions of the "rebuttable presumption" section that require advertising materials to be placed at "two or more premises" for the presumption to be applicable. Section 2 of the bill sets forth an immediate effective date.
S458 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 458 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. AVELLA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Consumer Protection AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to the rebuttable presumption relating to identifying information on an unsolicited advertisement in cities with a population of one million or more THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 397-a of the general business law, as amended by chapter 3 of the laws of 2008, is amended to read as follows: 3. There shall be a rebuttable presumption that the person whose name, telephone number, or other identifying information appears on any unso- licited advertising materials described in subdivision one of this section [and placed at two or more premises] shall be liable for any violations of this section. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD03407-01-3
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