senate Bill S6764A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to pro rata license fees for seasonal bars

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 17, 2014 referred to economic development
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 10, 2014 amended on third reading 6764a
Jun 02, 2014 advanced to third reading
May 29, 2014 2nd report cal.
May 28, 2014 1st report cal.973
Mar 07, 2014 referred to investigations and government operations

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May 28, 2014 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

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Committee Vote: May 28, 2014

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S6764 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §100, ABC L

S6764 - Summary

Relates to pro rata license fees for seasonal bars.

S6764 - Sponsor Memo

S6764 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6764

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 7, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. MARCHIONE -- 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
  lowering the alcohol license fees for seasonally operated bars

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

  Section  1.  The alcoholic beverage control law is amended by adding a
new section 132 to read as follows:
  S 132. REDUCED FEES FOR SEASONAL BAR LICENSURE. OWNERS THAT OPERATE  A
SEASONAL BAR SHALL PAY A PRORATED AMOUNT OF THE FEE, BASED ON THE NUMBER
OF MONTHS IN OPERATION.
  S  2. The state liquor authority shall be authorized to promulgate any
rules or regulations with regard to this act.
  S 3. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.







 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11725-01-3

S6764A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §100, ABC L

S6764A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to pro rata license fees for seasonal bars.

S6764A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6764A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 6764--A
    Cal. No. 973

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 7, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. MARCHIONE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
  ment  Operations -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered to
  first and second report, ordered  to  a  third  reading,  amended  and
  ordered reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  alcoholic  beverage control law, in relation to
  lowering the alcohol license fees for seasonally operated bars

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

  Section  1.    Subdivision  4 of section 100 of the alcoholic beverage
control law, as amended by chapter 614 of the laws of 1984,  is  amended
to read as follows:
  4. Alcoholic beverages may be sold to be consumed on the premises at a
bar,  counter  or  similar  contrivance.  Only  one such bar, counter or
contrivance shall be permitted in any licensed premises, except that not
more than two additional bars, counters or contrivances may be permitted
by the liquor authority for good cause shown to it, and upon the payment
to it of a fee, for each additional bar, equivalent to the amount of the
annual license fee paid by the licensee [and except  that]  OR,  IN  THE
CASE OF AN ADDITIONAL BAR, COUNTER OR CONTRIVANCE OPERATED ON A SEASONAL
BASIS,  A FEE EQUIVALENT TO THE AMOUNT OF THE ANNUAL LICENSE FEE PAID BY
THE LICENSEE PRORATED FOR THE NUMBER OF MONTHS THAT THE SEASONAL BAR  IS
IN OPERATION. PROVIDED HOWEVER THAT:
  (A)  if the licensed premises is a legitimate theatre or concert hall,
or contiguous to and used in conjunction with a  legitimate  theatre  or
concert hall, additional bars, counters or contrivances may be permitted
by  the  liquor  authority  upon  payment  to it of an annual fee of one
hundred dollars for each such additional bar, counter or contrivance  so
permitted,  in  addition to the annual license fee paid by such licensee
[and except that];
  (B) if such licensed premises be located  at  a  baseball  park,  race
track,  or  either  outdoor or indoor athletic field, facility, arena or
stadium, additional bars, counters or contrivances where beer  shall  be
sold  at retail for consumption on the premises [maybe] MAY BE permitted

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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