senate Bill S4455A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to billboards advertising alcoholic beverages and provocative content to minors on state owned property

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Consumer Protection Committee


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 06, 2016 referred to consumer protection
Jun 25, 2015 committed to rules
Jun 02, 2015 advanced to third reading
Jun 01, 2015 2nd report cal.
May 28, 2015 1st report cal.1033
May 07, 2015 print number 4455a
May 07, 2015 amend (t) and recommit to consumer protection
Mar 20, 2015 referred to consumer protection

Votes

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May 28, 2015 - Consumer Protection committee Vote

S4455A
9
0
committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Consumer Protection Committee Vote: May 28, 2015

aye wr (2)

Co-Sponsors

S4455 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8223
Current Committee:
Senate Consumer Protection
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §397-b, Gen Bus L

S4455 - Summary

Relates to billboards advertising alcoholic beverages and provocative content to minors on state owned property.

S4455 - Sponsor Memo

S4455 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4455

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 20, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  COMRIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Consumer Protection

AN ACT to amend the general business  law,  in  relation  to  billboards
  advertising  alcoholic  beverages and provocative content to minors on
  state owned property

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

  Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section
397-b to read as follows:
  S  397-B.  BILLBOARDS ADVERTISING ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES OR INAPPROPRIATE
CONTENT TO MINORS ON STATE OWNED PROPERTY. 1. NO  BILLBOARD  ADVERTISING
ANY  ALCOHOLIC  BEVERAGE  OR CONTAINING CONTENT INAPPROPRIATE FOR MINORS
SHALL BE ERECTED OR MAINTAINED ON THE PROPERTY OF OR UNDER THE AUTHORITY
OF THE STATE.
  2. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION:
  A. "BILLBOARD" SHALL INCLUDE  ANY  BILLBOARD,  SIGN,  NOTICE,  POSTER,
DISPLAY  OR  OTHER  STATIONARY  DEVICE INTENDED TO ATTRACT OR WHICH DOES
ATTRACT THE ATTENTION OF OPERATORS OF MOTOR VEHICLES OR PEDESTRIANS.
  B. "CONTENT INAPPROPRIATE FOR MINORS" SHALL INCLUDE  CONTENT  DESCRIP-
TIVE  OF,  ADVOCATING  OR GLAMORIZING THE COMMISSION OF A VIOLENT CRIME,
ANY FORM OF SEXUALLY PROVOCATIVE OR SUGGESTIVE BEHAVIOR, NUDITY, PARTIAL
NUDITY OR THAT DEPICTS AND SHOWS ONLY MALE OR FEMALE UNDERGARMENTS.
  S 2. 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.
                                                           LBD10098-01-5

Co-Sponsors

S4455A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8223
Current Committee:
Senate Consumer Protection
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §397-b, Gen Bus L

S4455A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to billboards advertising alcoholic beverages and provocative content to minors on state owned property.

S4455A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4455A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4455--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 20, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  COMRIE, LATIMER, PARKER -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Consumer
  Protection -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the general business law,  in  relation  to  advertising
  billboards on state owned property

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

  Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section
397-b to read as follows:
  S 397-B. BILLBOARDS ADVERTISING INAPPROPRIATE  CONTENT  TO  MINORS  ON
STATE  OWNED PROPERTY. 1. NO BILLBOARD ADVERTISING THAT IS INAPPROPRIATE
FOR MINORS SHALL BE ERECTED OR MAINTAINED ON THE PROPERTY  OF  OR  UNDER
THE AUTHORITY OF THE STATE.
  2. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION:
  A.  "BILLBOARD"  SHALL  INCLUDE  ANY  BILLBOARD, SIGN, NOTICE, POSTER,
DISPLAY OR OTHER STATIONARY DEVICE INTENDED TO  ATTRACT  OR  WHICH  DOES
ATTRACT THE ATTENTION OF OPERATORS OF MOTOR VEHICLES OR PEDESTRIANS.
  B.  "INAPPROPRIATE  FOR  MINORS"  SHALL MEAN SEXUAL BEHAVIOR, SEXUALLY
PROVOCATIVE, SALACIOUS, OR SUGGESTIVE BEHAVIOR, ADULT MATERIAL,  NUDITY,
OR PARTIAL NUDITY.
  S  2.  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.
                                                           LBD10098-03-5

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