senate Bill S7012

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Extends certain provisions of law relating to the resale of tickets to places of entertainment through May 14, 2015

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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May 09, 2014 signed chap.21
delivered to governor
May 07, 2014 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.434
substituted for s7012
May 07, 2014 substituted by a8727a
May 05, 2014 advanced to third reading
Apr 30, 2014 2nd report cal.
Apr 29, 2014 1st report cal.434
Apr 11, 2014 referred to investigations and government operations

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Apr 29, 2014 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

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Investigations and Government Operations Committee Vote: Apr 29, 2014

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S7012 - Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8727A
Law Section:
Arts and Cultural Affairs
Laws Affected:
Amd §4, Chap 704 of 1991; amd §11, Chap 151 of 2010

S7012 - Bill Texts

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Extends certain provisions of law relating to the resale of tickets to places of entertainment through May 14, 2015.

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BILL NUMBER:S7012

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend chapter 704 of the laws of 1991,
amending the arts and cultural affairs law and chapter 912 of the laws
of 1920 relating to the regulation of boxing and wrestling matches
relating to tickets to places of entertainment; and to amend chapter
151 of the laws of 2010, amending the arts and cultural affairs law
relating to resale of tickets to places of entertainment, in relation
to extending the effectiveness of the provisions thereof

PURPOSE:

To extend the existing statue on the resale of tickets.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:

This legislation would extend the present law on the resale of tickets
for an additional year until May 14, 2015.

JUSTIFICATION:

In the 2010 legislative session, significant changes were made to the
law on the sale and resale of tickets to places of entertainment. As
the market evolves ensuring the protection of consumers and their
rights becomes increasingly important. This legislation allows for
additional time to fully understand the effects these regulatory
chances and new technologies will have on industry and consumers alike
by extending the current provisions until May 14, 2015.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:

New Bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:

None.

EFFECTIVE DATE:

This act shall take effect immediately.

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

                                  7012

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 11, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MARCELLINO  -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Investigations  and
  Government Operations

AN  ACT  to amend chapter 704 of the laws of 1991, amending the arts and
  cultural affairs law and chapter 912 of the laws of 1920  relating  to
  the  regulation of boxing and wrestling matches relating to tickets to
  places of entertainment; and to amend chapter 151 of the laws of 2010,
  amending the arts and cultural affairs law relating to resale of tick-
  ets to places of entertainment, in relation to  extending  the  effec-
  tiveness of the provisions thereof

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

  Section 1. Section 4 of chapter 704 of the laws of 1991, amending  the
arts and cultural affairs law and chapter 912 of the laws of 1920 relat-
ing  to the regulation of boxing and wrestling matches relating to tick-
ets to places of entertainment, as amended by chapter 28 of the laws  of
2013, is amended to read as follows:
  S  4.  This  act  shall take effect on the sixtieth day after it shall
have become a law, provided, chapter 61 of the laws of  2007  shall  not
take  effect  with  respect  to the issuance of licenses or certificates
under this article by the secretary of  state  or  department  of  state
until  January  1, 2008 and regulation under this article by the commis-
sioners of licenses of the political subdivisions  of  the  state  shall
continue  through  December 31, 2007, and shall remain in full force and
effect only until and including May 14, [2014] 2015 when such act  shall
be  repealed  and  when, notwithstanding any other provision of law, the
provisions of article 25 of title G of the  arts  and  cultural  affairs
law,  repealed by such act, shall be reinstituted; provided further that
section 25.11 of the arts and cultural affairs law, as added by  section
one  of this act, shall survive such repeal date. Provided, however, the
printing on tickets required pursuant to sections  25.07  and  25.08  of
article  25  of the arts and cultural affairs law, as added by this act,
shall not apply to tickets printed prior to enactment of such article so
long as notice of the higher maximum premium price  and  prohibition  of

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13802-03-4

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sales  within one thousand five hundred feet from the physical structure
of  the  place  of  entertainment,  where  applicable,  is   prominently
displayed at the point of sale and at such place of entertainment.
  S  2. Section 11 of chapter 151 of the laws of 2010, amending the arts
and cultural affairs law relating to resale  of  tickets  to  places  of
entertainment,  as amended by chapter 28 of the laws of 2013, is amended
to read as follows:
  S 11. Notwithstanding the provisions  of  article  5  of  the  general
construction  law, if this act shall take effect after May 15, 2010, the
provisions of article 25 of the arts and cultural  affairs  law,  except
section  25.11  are  hereby revived and shall continue in full force and
effect as they existed on May 15, 2010 through May 14, [2014] 2015, when
upon such date such provisions shall expire and be deemed repealed.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

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