senate Bill S7008

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to authorizing the use of electronic benefit transfer technology at community supported agriculture markets

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 17, 2016 committed to rules
May 16, 2016 advanced to third reading
May 11, 2016 2nd report cal.
May 10, 2016 1st report cal.760
Mar 16, 2016 referred to agriculture

Votes

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May 10, 2016 - Agriculture committee Vote

S7008
12
0
committee
12
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Agriculture Committee Vote: May 10, 2016

excused (1)

S7008 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง262, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S3015
2019-2020: S1225
2021-2022: S2667

S7008 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to authorizing the use of electronic benefit transfer technology at community supported agriculture markets.

S7008 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7008 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7008

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 16, 2016
                               ___________

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  author-
  izing  electronic  benefit  transfer technology at community supported
  agriculture markets

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

  Section  1. Paragraph (c) of subdivision 1 of section 262 of the agri-
culture and markets law, as added by section 4 of part U of  chapter  60
of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
  (c)  equipment  costs  associated with improving farmers' market func-
tions, including but not limited to expanding access to electronic bene-
fit transfer technology for farmers' markets, COMMUNITY SUPPORTED  AGRI-
CULTURE  MARKETS  and  other  non-traditional food access points in food
deserts in the state.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.







 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14623-01-6

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