|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Sep 07, 2016||signed chap.297|
|Sep 06, 2016||delivered to governor|
|Jun 17, 2016||returned to senate|
ordered to third reading rules cal.488
substituted for a10728
|Jun 16, 2016||referred to ways and means|
delivered to assembly
ordered to third reading cal.1928
|Jun 13, 2016||referred to rules|
senate Bill S8140Signed By Governor
Archive: Last Bill Status -
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S8140 - Details
S8140 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S8140 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the alcoholic beverage control law and the executive law, in relation to a reorganization of the alcoholic beverage control law PURPOSE : This bill would amend various provisions of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Law ("ABCL") and make related amendments to other laws to implement recommendations made by the Alcoholic Beverage Working Group. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS : Section 1 of the bill would amend ABCL § 10 to state that the Members of the State Liquor Authority ("Authority") shall consist of a chairman and two commissioners, rather than three commissioners. Section 2 of the bill would amend ABCL § 14 to permit the Governor to appoint a commissioner as Chairman in the case of a vacancy in the office of Chairman pending the qualification of a new Chairman. Section 3 of the bill would amend the ABCL § 17(3) to allow the Authority to impose civil penalties on two new licenses created by this bill.
S8140 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8140 I N S E N A T E June 13, 2016 ___________ Introduced by Sen. LANZA -- (at request of the Governor) -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the alcoholic beverage control law and the executive law, in relation to a reorganization of the alcoholic beverage control law THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 10 of the alcoholic beverage control law, as amended by chapter 83 of the laws of 1995, is amended to read as follows: S 10. State liquor authority. There shall continue to be in the exec- utive department an alcoholic beverage control division, the head of which shall be the state liquor authority [which] WHOSE MEMBERS shall consist of [three members, who shall be known as commissioners] A CHAIR- MAN AND TWO COMMISSIONERS, all of whom shall be citizens and residents of the state. [The state alcoholic beverage control board created and appointed pursuant to chapter one hundred eighty of the laws of nineteen hundred thirty-three, as presently constituted, shall continue in exist- ence and hereafter shall be known and designated as the state liquor authority.] The terms "state alcoholic beverage control board", "state board", "liquor authority", or "authority", wherever occurring in any of the provisions of this chapter or of any other law, or in any official books, records, instruments, rules or papers, shall hereafter mean and refer to the state liquor authority provided for in this section. S 2. Section 14 of the alcoholic beverage control law, as amended by chapter 83 of the laws of 1995, is amended to read as follows: S 14. Vacancies; quorum. 1. In the event of a vacancy caused by the death, resignation, removal or disability of any [member] COMMISSIONER, the vacancy shall be filled by the governor by and with the advice and consent of the senate for the unexpired term. 2. (A) IN THE EVENT OF A VACANCY CAUSED BY THE DEATH, RESIGNATION, REMOVAL, OR DISABILITY OF THE CHAIRMAN, THE VACANCY SHALL BE FILLED BY THE GOVERNOR BY AND WITH THE ADVICE AND CONSENT OF THE SENATE FOR THE EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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