senate Bill S2202B

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Makes the restrictions relating to smoking in public areas applicable to electronic cigarettes

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 17, 2016 committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 06, 2016 referred to health
Jun 25, 2015 committed to rules
Jun 10, 2015 amended on third reading (t) 2202b
Apr 27, 2015 advanced to third reading
amended 2202a
Apr 23, 2015 2nd report cal.
Apr 22, 2015 1st report cal.393
Jan 21, 2015 referred to health

Votes

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Apr 22, 2015 - Health committee Vote

S2202
10
0
committee
10
Aye
0
Nay
7
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

S2202 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5955
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1399-n & 1399-q, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S7841, A8178
2017-2018: S729, S2543, A516, A3829

S2202 - Summary

Makes the restrictions relating to smoking in public areas applicable to electronic cigarettes.

S2202 - Sponsor Memo

S2202 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2202

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 21, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  HANNON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation  to  including  elec-
  tronic  cigarettes  within  provisions  regulating  smoking in certain
  public areas and requiring vendors of electronic cigarettes to  regis-
  ter

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 8 of section 1399-n of the public  health  law,
as  amended  by  chapter  13 of the laws of 2003, is amended and two new
subdivisions 9 and 10 are added to read as follows:
  8. "Smoking" means the burning of a lighted cigar, cigarette, pipe  or
any  other matter or substance which contains tobacco, AND THE USE OF AN
ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE.
  9. "ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE" OR "E-CIGARETTE" SHALL HAVE THE SAME MEANING
AS IN SUBDIVISION THIRTEEN OF SECTION THIRTEEN HUNDRED NINETY-NINE-AA OF
THIS CHAPTER.
  10.  "RETAIL ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE STORE" MEANS A RETAIL STORE  DEVOTED
PRIMARILY TO THE SALE OF ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES, AND IN WHICH THE SALE OF
OTHER  PRODUCTS  IS  MERELY  INCIDENTAL. THE SALE OF SUCH OTHER PRODUCTS
SHALL BE CONSIDERED INCIDENTAL IF SUCH SALES GENERATE LESS THAN  TWENTY-
FIVE PERCENT OF THE TOTAL ANNUAL GROSS SALES.
  S  2. Subdivisions 6 and 7 of section 1399-q of the public health law,
as added by chapter 13 of the laws of 2003, are amended and a new subdi-
vision 8 is added to read as follows:
  6. Outdoor dining areas of food service establishments with no roof or
other ceiling enclosure; provided, however, that smoking may be  permit-
ted  in  a  contiguous area designated for smoking so long as such area:
(a) constitutes no more than twenty-five percent of the outdoor  seating
capacity  of such food service establishment, (b) is at least three feet
away from the outdoor area of such food service establishment not desig-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07109-01-5

Co-Sponsors

S2202A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5955
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1399-n & 1399-q, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S7841, A8178
2017-2018: S729, S2543, A516, A3829

S2202A - Summary

Makes the restrictions relating to smoking in public areas applicable to electronic cigarettes.

S2202A - Sponsor Memo

S2202A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2202--A
    Cal. No. 393

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 21, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  HANNON, AVELLA, RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Health
  -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered to first and second
  report,  amended  on second report, ordered to a third reading, and to
  be reprinted as amended, retaining its place in  the  order  of  third
  reading

AN  ACT  to  amend the public health law, in relation to including elec-
  tronic cigarettes within  provisions  regulating  smoking  in  certain
  public  areas and requiring vendors of electronic cigarettes to regis-
  ter

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision 8 of section 1399-n of the public health law,
as amended by chapter 13 of the laws of 2003, is  amended  and  two  new
subdivisions 9 and 10 are added to read as follows:
  8.  "Smoking" means the burning of a lighted cigar, cigarette, pipe or
any other matter or substance which contains tobacco, AND THE USE OF  AN
ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE.
  9. "ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE" OR "E-CIGARETTE" SHALL HAVE THE SAME MEANING
AS IN SUBDIVISION THIRTEEN OF SECTION THIRTEEN HUNDRED NINETY-NINE-AA OF
THIS CHAPTER.
  10.   "RETAIL ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE STORE" MEANS A RETAIL STORE DEVOTED
PRIMARILY TO THE SALE OF ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES, AND IN WHICH THE SALE OF
OTHER PRODUCTS IS MERELY INCIDENTAL. THE SALE  OF  SUCH  OTHER  PRODUCTS
SHALL  BE CONSIDERED INCIDENTAL IF SUCH SALES GENERATE LESS THAN TWENTY-
FIVE PERCENT OF THE TOTAL ANNUAL GROSS SALES.
  S 2. Subdivisions 6 and 7 of section 1399-q of the public health  law,
as added by chapter 13 of the laws of 2003, are amended and a new subdi-
vision 8 is added to read as follows:
  6. Outdoor dining areas of food service establishments with no roof or
other  ceiling enclosure; provided, however, that smoking may be permit-

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

Co-Sponsors

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S2202B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5955
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1399-n & 1399-q, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S7841, A8178
2017-2018: S729, S2543, A516, A3829

S2202B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Makes the restrictions relating to smoking in public areas applicable to electronic cigarettes.

S2202B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2202B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2202--B
    Cal. No. 393

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 21, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. HANNON, AVELLA, CARLUCCI, MARTINS, RITCHIE -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee on Health -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered
  to  first  and  second  report, amended on second report, ordered to a
  third reading, and to be reprinted as amended, retaining its place  in
  the  order  of  third  reading  -- committee discharged, bill amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation  to  including  elec-
  tronic  cigarettes  within  provisions  regulating  smoking in certain
  public areas

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision 8 of section 1399-n of the public health law,
as amended by chapter 13 of the laws of 2003, is  amended  and  two  new
subdivisions 9 and 10 are added to read as follows:
  8.  "Smoking" means the burning of a lighted cigar, cigarette, pipe or
any other matter or substance which contains tobacco, AND THE USE OF  AN
ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE.
  9. "ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE" OR "E-CIGARETTE" SHALL HAVE THE SAME MEANING
AS IN SUBDIVISION THIRTEEN OF SECTION THIRTEEN HUNDRED NINETY-NINE-AA OF
THIS CHAPTER.
  10.   "RETAIL ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE STORE" MEANS A RETAIL STORE DEVOTED
PRIMARILY TO THE SALE OF ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES, AND IN WHICH THE SALE OF
OTHER PRODUCTS IS MERELY INCIDENTAL. THE SALE  OF  SUCH  OTHER  PRODUCTS
SHALL  BE CONSIDERED INCIDENTAL IF SUCH SALES GENERATE LESS THAN TWENTY-
FIVE PERCENT OF THE TOTAL ANNUAL GROSS SALES.
  S 2. Subdivisions 6 and 7 of section 1399-q of the public health  law,
as added by chapter 13 of the laws of 2003, are amended and a new subdi-
vision 8 is added to read as follows:
  6. Outdoor dining areas of food service establishments with no roof or
other  ceiling enclosure; provided, however, that smoking may be permit-

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

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