senate Bill S3669

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the manufacturing and sale of imitation birch and walnut syrups and the branding and labeling of such syrups

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A5155 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 25, 2015 signed chap.252
Sep 15, 2015 delivered to governor
May 18, 2015 returned to assembly
passed senate
substituted for s3669
May 18, 2015 substituted by a5155a
Apr 27, 2015 advanced to third reading
Apr 23, 2015 2nd report cal.
Apr 22, 2015 1st report cal.370
Feb 13, 2015 referred to agriculture

S3669 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5155
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง203 & 204, Ag & Mkts L

S3669 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the manufacturing and sale of imitation birch and walnut syrups and the branding and labeling of such syrups.

S3669 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3669 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3669

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 13, 2015
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets  law,  in  relation  to  the
  manufacturing  and  sale  of imitation birch and walnut syrups and the
  branding and labeling of such syrups

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

  Section  1.  Section 203 of the agriculture and markets law is amended
to read as follows:
  S 203. Manufacture and sale of imitation maple, BIRCH OR WALNUT  sugar
and  syrup prohibited. (A) 1. No person shall manufacture for sale, keep
for sale, or offer or  expose  for  sale,  any  sugar  in  imitation  or
semblance of maple sugar which is not pure maple sugar, nor any syrup in
imitation  or  semblance  of maple syrup, which is not pure maple syrup,
nor shall any person manufacture, offer or expose for sale any sugar  as
and  for maple sugar which is not pure maple sugar, nor any syrup as and
for maple syrup which is not pure maple syrup.
  2. For the purpose of this article the term  "maple  sugar"  shall  be
deemed  to  mean sugar made from pure maple sap or pure maple syrup, and
the term "maple syrup" shall be deemed to  mean  syrup  made  from  pure
maple sap.
  (B)  1.  NO PERSON SHALL MANUFACTURE FOR SALE, KEEP FOR SALE, OR OFFER
OR EXPOSE FOR SALE, ANY SUGAR IN IMITATION OR SEMBLANCE OF  BIRCH  SUGAR
WHICH  IS  NOT PURE BIRCH SUGAR, NOR ANY SYRUP IN IMITATION OR SEMBLANCE
OF BIRCH SYRUP, WHICH IS NOT BIRCH SYRUP, NOR SHALL ANY PERSON  MANUFAC-
TURE, OFFER OR EXPOSE FOR SALE ANY SUGAR AS AND FOR BIRCH SUGAR WHICH IS
NOT  PURE BIRCH SUGAR, NOR ANY SYRUP AS AND FOR BIRCH SYRUP WHICH IS NOT
PURE BIRCH SYRUP.
  2. FOR THE PURPOSE OF THIS ARTICLE THE TERM  "BIRCH  SUGAR"  SHALL  BE
DEEMED  TO  MEAN SUGAR MADE FROM PURE BIRCH SAP OR PURE BIRCH SYRUP, AND

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07769-02-5

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