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|Jan 08, 2014||referred to investigations and government operations|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to investigations and government operations|
senate Bill S499
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S499 - Details
- Law Section:
- Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §101-b, ABC L
S499 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S499 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the alcoholic beverage control law, in relation to amending schedules which have been filed with the liquor authority PURPOSE: This bill will promote competition amongst wholesalers by allowing wholesalers to amend their prices below that of their competitors. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1. Amends subdivision (4) of section 101-b of the alcoholic beverage control law as amended by chapter 102 of the laws of 1979 by allowing a wholesaler of liquor or wine to amend their schedule within ten days as long as such amended prices are lower and such amended discounts are greater. Section 2. Amends paragraph (c) of subdivision 5 of section 101-b of the alcoholic beverage control law as added by chapter 769 of the laws of 1986 by allowing a micro-winery, winery, or farm winery to amend their schedule within ten days as long as such amended prices are lower and such amended discounts are greater. Section 3. Effective date.
S499 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 499 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. GALLIVAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern- ment Operations AN ACT to amend the alcoholic beverage control law, in relation to amending schedules which have been filed with the liquor authority THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 4 of section 101-b of the alcoholic beverage control law, as amended by chapter 102 of the laws of 1979, is amended to read as follows: 4. Each such schedule required by paragraph (a) of subdivision three of this section shall be filed on or before the twenty-fifth day of each month and the prices and discounts set forth therein shall become effec- tive on the first day of the second succeeding calendar month and shall be in effect for such second succeeding calendar month. Each such sched- ule required by paragraph (b) of subdivision three of this section shall be filed on or before the fifth day of each month, and the prices and discounts set forth therein shall become effective on the first day of the calendar month following the filing thereof, and shall be in effect for such calendar month. Within ten days after the filing of such sched- ule the authority shall make them or a composite thereof available for inspection by licensees. Within three business days after such inspection is provided for, a wholesaler may amend his filed schedule for sales to retailers [in order to meet lower competing prices and discounts for liquor or wine of the same brand or trade name, and of like age and quality, filed pursuant to this section by any licensee selling such brand], provided such amended prices are [not] lower and SUCH AMENDED discounts are [not] greater [than those to be met]. Any amended schedule so filed shall become effective on the first day of the calendar month following the filing thereof and shall be in effect for EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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