senate Bill S537B

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Establishes a cap on the amount of money municipalities within the county of Erie may annually charge a mobile food vendor

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Actions

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to consumer protection
Jun 21, 2013 committed to rules
Jun 11, 2013 advanced to third reading
Jun 10, 2013 2nd report cal.
Jun 05, 2013 1st report cal.1138
May 30, 2013 print number 537b
amend and recommit to consumer protection
May 28, 2013 print number 537a
amend and recommit to consumer protection
Jan 09, 2013 referred to consumer protection

Votes

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Jun 5, 2013 - Consumer Protection committee Vote

S537B
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Consumer Protection Committee Vote: Jun 5, 2013

Bill Amendments

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S537 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §391-s, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S7860

S537 - Summary

Establishes a cap on the amount of money municipalities within the county of Erie may annually charge a mobile food vendor.

S537 - Sponsor Memo

S537 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   537

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. KENNEDY -- 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  establishing
  fees  for  mobile  food  vendors; and providing for the repeal of such
  provisions upon the expiration thereof

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

  Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section
391-s to read as follows:
  S  391-S.  MOBILE  FOOD VENDORS. 1. NO MUNICIPALITY, OTHER THAN A CITY
WITH A POPULATION OF ONE MILLION OR  MORE,  MAY  CHARGE  A  MOBILE  FOOD
VENDOR  AN  ANNUAL FEE OF MORE THAN TWO HUNDRED FIFTY DOLLARS PER MOBILE
VENDING VEHICLE.
  2. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, A MOBILE FOOD VENDOR  IS  ANY  PERSON
WHO  HAWKS,  PEDDLES,  SELLS,  OR  OFFERS FOOD FOR SALE AT RETAIL IN ANY
PUBLIC SPACE AND SUCH FOOD ITEMS ARE PRESENTED TO THE PUBLIC IN A MOBILE
VEHICLE, SUCH AS, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, A PUSHCART, CAR, VAN, OR TRUCK.
  3. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION SHALL NOT APPLY TO ANY PERSON WHO IS
SOLELY DELIVERING FOOD THAT HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY  ORDERED  AND  PURCHASED
FROM AN ESTABLISHED RETAIL LOCATION.
  S  2.  This  act shall take effect immediately and shall expire and be
deemed repealed two years after such effective date.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03948-01-3

S537A - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §391-s, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S7860

S537A - Summary

Establishes a cap on the amount of money municipalities within the county of Erie may annually charge a mobile food vendor.

S537A - Sponsor Memo

S537A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 537--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. KENNEDY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Consumer  Protection  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the general business law, in  relation  to  establishing
  fees  for  mobile  food  vendors; and providing for the repeal of such
  provisions upon the expiration thereof

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

  Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section
391-s to read as follows:
  S  391-S.  MOBILE FOOD VENDORS. 1. THE COUNTY OF ERIE MAY NOT CHARGE A
MOBILE FOOD VENDOR AN ANNUAL FEE OF MORE THAN TWO HUNDRED FIFTY  DOLLARS
PER MOBILE VENDING VEHICLE.
  2.  FOR  PURPOSES  OF THIS SECTION, A MOBILE FOOD VENDOR IS ANY PERSON
WHO HAWKS, PEDDLES, SELLS, OR OFFERS FOOD FOR  SALE  AT  RETAIL  IN  ANY
PUBLIC SPACE AND SUCH FOOD ITEMS ARE PRESENTED TO THE PUBLIC IN A MOBILE
VEHICLE, SUCH AS, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, A PUSHCART, CAR, VAN, OR TRUCK.
  3. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION SHALL NOT APPLY TO ANY PERSON WHO IS
SOLELY  DELIVERING  FOOD  THAT HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY ORDERED AND PURCHASED
FROM AN ESTABLISHED RETAIL LOCATION.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall  expire  and  be
deemed repealed two years after such effective date.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03948-02-3

S537B (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §391-s, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S7860

S537B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a cap on the amount of money municipalities within the county of Erie may annually charge a mobile food vendor.

S537B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S537B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 537--B

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. KENNEDY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Consumer  Protection  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee -- committee discharged,  bill  amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend the general business law, in relation to establishing
  fees for mobile food vendors; and providing for  the  repeal  of  such
  provisions upon the expiration thereof

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

  Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section
391-s to read as follows:
  S 391-S. MOBILE FOOD VENDORS. 1.  MUNICIPALITIES  LOCATED  WITHIN  THE
COUNTY OF ERIE MAY NOT CHARGE A MOBILE FOOD VENDOR AN ANNUAL FEE OF MORE
THAN TWO HUNDRED FIFTY DOLLARS PER MOBILE VENDING VEHICLE.
  2.  FOR  PURPOSES  OF THIS SECTION, A MOBILE FOOD VENDOR IS ANY PERSON
WHO HAWKS, PEDDLES, SELLS, OR OFFERS FOOD FOR  SALE  AT  RETAIL  IN  ANY
PUBLIC SPACE AND SUCH FOOD ITEMS ARE PRESENTED TO THE PUBLIC IN A MOBILE
VEHICLE, SUCH AS, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, A PUSHCART, CAR, VAN, OR TRUCK.
  3. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION SHALL NOT APPLY TO ANY PERSON WHO IS
SOLELY  DELIVERING  FOOD  THAT HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY ORDERED AND PURCHASED
FROM AN ESTABLISHED RETAIL LOCATION.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall  expire  and  be
deemed repealed two years after such effective date.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03948-04-3

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