senate Bill S1654

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Authorizes automobile racing facilities to sell alcoholic beverages between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and noon on Sundays

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 06, 2016 referred to investigations and government operations
Jun 25, 2015 committed to rules
Jun 01, 2015 advanced to third reading
May 28, 2015 2nd report cal.
May 27, 2015 1st report cal.929
Jan 13, 2015 referred to investigations and government operations

Votes

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May 27, 2015 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

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Investigations and Government Operations Committee Vote: May 27, 2015

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S1654 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Investigations And Government Operations
Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง3 & 106, ABC L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S4795
2013-2014: S3470

S1654 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes automobile racing facilities to sell alcoholic beverages between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and noon on Sundays.

S1654 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1654 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1654

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  O'MARA -- 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 auto-
  mobile racing facilities

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

  Section 1.  Section 3 of the alcoholic beverage control law is amended
by adding a new subdivision 20-f to read as follows:
  20-F. "AUTOMOBILE RACING FACILITY" MEANS ANY CLOSED-COURSE MOTORSPORTS
COMPLEX AND ITS ANCILLARY GROUNDS THAT HAS AT LEAST FIFTY THOUSAND FIXED
SEATS  FOR  RACE PATRONS AND HOSTS AT LEAST ONE NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES
RACE AND AT LEAST TWO OTHER NATIONALLY  RECOGNIZED  RACING  EVENTS  EACH
CALENDAR YEAR.
  S  2.  The  opening  paragraph  of subdivision 5 of section 106 of the
alcoholic beverage control law, as amended by chapter 83 of the laws  of
1995, is amended to read as follows:
  No  alcoholic  beverages shall be sold, offered for sale or given away
upon any premises licensed to sell alcoholic  beverages  at  retail  for
on-premises consumption, EXCEPT AUTOMOBILE RACING FACILITIES, during the
following hours:
  S  3.  Section 106 of the alcoholic beverage control law is amended by
adding a new subdivision 5-a to read as follows:
  5-A. NO ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES SHALL BE SOLD, OFFERED FOR SALE  OR  GIVEN
AWAY  UPON  AN  AUTOMOBILE  RACING  FACILITY  LICENSED TO SELL ALCOHOLIC
BEVERAGES AT RETAIL FOR ON-PREMISES CONSUMPTION BETWEEN FOUR ANTE  MERI-
DIEM AND EIGHT ANTE MERIDIEM.
  S 4. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07420-01-5

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