senate Bill S5920

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to harness racing

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to racing, gaming and wagering
Jul 29, 2013 referred to rules

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S5920 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7709A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Racing, Pari-Mutuel Wagering and Breeding Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง301, RWB L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
A7709A

S5920 - Summary

Relates to harness racing.

S5920 - Sponsor Memo

S5920 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5920

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              July 29, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. BONACIC, LARKIN -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and  breeding  law,  in
  relation to harness racing

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 301  of  the  racing,  pari-mutuel
wagering and breeding law is amended to read as follows:
  3.  The  term "racing", as used in this article, shall be construed to
mean UTILIZING only [horse racing in which the horses participating  are
harnessed]  HORSES  THAT ARE REGISTERED WITH A RECOGNIZED BREED REGISTRY
AS STANDARD (HARNESS) AND WHERE THE STANDARDBRED HORSE IS ATTACHED to  a
sulky,  carriage, or similar vehicle[, and shall not include any form of
horse racing in which the horses participating are]  OR  mounted  [by  a
jockey].
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11275-03-3

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