assembly Bill A2604C

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Establishes protocols for combative sports; authorizes mixed martial arts events in this state

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Apr 14, 2016 signed chap.32
Apr 13, 2016 delivered to governor
Mar 22, 2016 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.5
substituted for a2604c
Mar 22, 2016 substituted by s5949a
rules report cal.5
reported
reported referred to rules
reported referred to ways and means
reported referred to codes
Jan 06, 2016 referred to tourism, parks, arts and sports development
Jun 14, 2015 print number 2604c
Jun 14, 2015 amend and recommit to tourism, parks, arts and sports development
Jun 12, 2015 print number 2604b
Jun 12, 2015 amend (t) and recommit to tourism, parks, arts and sports development
Jun 08, 2015 print number 2604a
Jun 08, 2015 amend (t) and recommit to tourism, parks, arts and sports development
Jan 20, 2015 referred to tourism, parks, arts and sports development

Votes

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Feb 1, 2016 - Rules committee Vote

S5949A
17
6
committee
17
Aye
6
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jan 26, 2016 - Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation committee Vote

S5949B
10
2
committee
10
Aye
2
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Jan 26, 2016

aye wr (1)

Jun 16, 2015 - Rules committee Vote

S5949A
22
3
committee
22
Aye
3
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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A2604 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5949
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld Chap 912 of 1920; ren Art 40 §§900 & 901 to be Art 43 §§1200 & 1201, add Art 41 §§1000 - 1022, Gen Bus L; amd §§451, 452, 1105 & 1820, Art 19 Head, Tax L; amd §106, ABC L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
A8775

A2604 - Summary

Establishes protocols for combative sports; authorizes mixed martial arts events in this state; establishes procedures for applications for licenses; establishes penalties for violations (view more) imposes taxes on gross receipts of such events.

A2604 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2604

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 20, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. MORELLE, WRIGHT, HEASTIE, SIMOTAS, ENGLEBRIGHT,
  PEOPLES-STOKES, HEVESI, MOYA,  TITUS,  TITONE,  PERRY,  COOK,  RIVERA,
  PAULIN,  MOSLEY,  STIRPE, BRINDISI, SANTABARBARA -- Multi-Sponsored by
  -- M. of A. BARCLAY, BORELLI, BRAUNSTEIN, BROOK-KRASNY, CAMARA, CERET-
  TO, CRESPO, CROUCH, CURRAN,  CUSICK,  CYMBROWITZ,  GARBARINO,  GJONAJ,
  GOLDFEDER,  GRAF,  KATZ, KEARNS, KIM, LAVINE, LUPARDO, McDONALD, McDO-
  NOUGH, MILLER, PRETLOW, QUART, RA, RAIA, ROBERTS, RODRIGUEZ,  SEPULVE-
  DA,  SIMANOWITZ, SKARTADOS, WALTER, WEPRIN, ZEBROWSKI -- read once and
  referred to the Committee on Tourism, Parks, Arts and Sports  Develop-
  ment

AN  ACT  to  amend chapter 912 of the laws of 1920 relating to the regu-
  lation of boxing, sparring and wrestling, in relation to  establishing
  protocols  for  combative  sports  and  authorizing mixed martial arts
  events in this state; to amend the tax law, in relation to the imposi-
  tion of a tax on the gross receipts of any person holding any  profes-
  sional  or  amateur boxing, sparring or wrestling match or exhibition,
  or professional combative sports match or exhibition; and to amend the
  alcoholic beverage control law, in relation  to  allowing  matches  or
  exhibitions on the premises of certain licensees

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 of section 4 of  chapter  912
of  the  laws of 1920 relating to the regulation of boxing, sparring and
wrestling, subdivisions 2 and 6 as amended by chapter 437 of the laws of
2002 and subdivisions 3, 4 and 5 as added by chapter 603 of the laws  of
1981, are amended to read as follows:
  2. The advisory board shall have power and it shall be the duty of the
board  to  prepare and submit to the commission for approval regulations
and standards for the physical examination of  professional  boxers  AND
PROFESSIONAL  COMBATIVE  SPORTS  PARTICIPANTS including, without limita-
tion, pre-fight and/or post-fight examinations and  periodic  comprehen-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05199-01-5

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A2604A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5949
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld Chap 912 of 1920; ren Art 40 §§900 & 901 to be Art 43 §§1200 & 1201, add Art 41 §§1000 - 1022, Gen Bus L; amd §§451, 452, 1105 & 1820, Art 19 Head, Tax L; amd §106, ABC L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
A8775

A2604A - Summary

Establishes protocols for combative sports; authorizes mixed martial arts events in this state; establishes procedures for applications for licenses; establishes penalties for violations (view more) imposes taxes on gross receipts of such events.

A2604A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2604--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 20, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced   by   M.   of  A.  MORELLE,  WRIGHT,  SIMOTAS,  ENGLEBRIGHT,
  PEOPLES-STOKES, HEVESI, MOYA,  TITUS,  TITONE,  PERRY,  COOK,  RIVERA,
  PAULIN, MOSLEY, STIRPE, BRINDISI, SANTABARBARA, SIMANOWITZ, GOLDFEDER,
  McDONALD,  PICHARDO,  MILLER,  ZEBROWSKI,  LINARES,  BICHOTTE,  DILAN,
  THIELE, JOYNER, WEPRIN -- Multi-Sponsored  by  --  M.  of  A.  ABBATE,
  BARCLAY,  BLAKE, BORELLI, BRAUNSTEIN, BROOK-KRASNY, BUCHWALD, CERETTO,
  CRESPO, CROUCH, CURRAN, CUSICK, CYMBROWITZ, DAVILA, GARBARINO, GIGLIO,
  GJONAJ, GRAF, HOOPER, JEAN-PIERRE, KATZ, KEARNS,  KIM,  KOLB,  LAVINE,
  LAWRENCE,  LUPARDO, MAGEE, MAYER, McDONOUGH, PALMESANO, PERSAUD, PRET-
  LOW, QUART, RA, RAIA, RAMOS, ROBERTS, RODRIGUEZ, SEPULVEDA, SKARTADOS,
  TENNEY, WALKER, WALTER, WOZNIAK --  read  once  and  referred  to  the
  Committee  on Tourism, Parks, Arts and Sports Development -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the general business law, the tax law, and the alcoholic
  beverage control law in relation to authorized combative sports

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

  Section 1. Article 40 and sections 900 and 901 of the general business
law,  as  renumbered  by chapter 407 of the laws of 1973, are renumbered
article 43 and sections 1200 and 1201, respectively, and a  new  article
41 is added to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 41
                            COMBATIVE SPORTS
SECTION 1000. DEFINITIONS.
        1001. COMBATIVE SPORTS AUTHORIZED.
        1002. COMBATIVE SPORTS PROHIBITED.
        1003. STATE ATHLETIC COMMISSION.
        1004. JURISDICTION OF THE COMMISSION.
        1005. OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES OF THE COMMISSION.
        1006. SANCTIONING ENTITIES.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05199-02-5

Co-Sponsors

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A2604B - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5949
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld Chap 912 of 1920; ren Art 40 §§900 & 901 to be Art 43 §§1200 & 1201, add Art 41 §§1000 - 1022, Gen Bus L; amd §§451, 452, 1105 & 1820, Art 19 Head, Tax L; amd §106, ABC L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
A8775

A2604B - Summary

Establishes protocols for combative sports; authorizes mixed martial arts events in this state; establishes procedures for applications for licenses; establishes penalties for violations (view more) imposes taxes on gross receipts of such events.

A2604B - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2604--B

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 20, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced   by   M.   of  A.  MORELLE,  WRIGHT,  SIMOTAS,  ENGLEBRIGHT,
  PEOPLES-STOKES, HEVESI, MOYA,  TITUS,  TITONE,  PERRY,  COOK,  RIVERA,
  PAULIN, MOSLEY, STIRPE, BRINDISI, SANTABARBARA, SIMANOWITZ, GOLDFEDER,
  McDONALD,  PICHARDO,  MILLER,  ZEBROWSKI,  LINARES,  BICHOTTE,  DILAN,
  THIELE, JOYNER, WEPRIN -- Multi-Sponsored  by  --  M.  of  A.  ABBATE,
  BARCLAY,  BLAKE, BORELLI, BRAUNSTEIN, BROOK-KRASNY, BUCHWALD, CERETTO,
  CRESPO, CROUCH, CURRAN, CUSICK, CYMBROWITZ, DAVILA, GARBARINO, GIGLIO,
  GJONAJ, GRAF, HOOPER, JEAN-PIERRE, KATZ, KEARNS,  KIM,  KOLB,  LAVINE,
  LAWRENCE,  LUPARDO, MAGEE, MAYER, McDONOUGH, PALMESANO, PERSAUD, PRET-
  LOW, QUART, RA, RAIA, RAMOS, ROBERTS, RODRIGUEZ, SEPULVEDA, SKARTADOS,
  TENNEY, WALKER, WALTER, WOZNIAK --  read  once  and  referred  to  the
  Committee  on Tourism, Parks, Arts and Sports Development -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee -- again reported from said  committee  with  amend-
  ments, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the general business law, the tax law, and the alcoholic
  beverage  control law, in relation to authorized combative sports; and
  to repeal chapter 912 of the laws of 1920, relating to the  regulation
  of boxing, sparring, and wrestling

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

  Section 1. Chapter 912 of the laws of 1920 relating to the  regulation
of boxing, sparring, and wrestling is REPEALED.
  S  2. Article 40 and sections 900 and 901 of the general business law,
as renumbered by chapter 407 of the laws of 1973, are renumbered article
43 and sections 1200 and 1201, respectively, and a  new  article  41  is
added to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 41
                            COMBATIVE SPORTS
SECTION 1000. DEFINITIONS.
        1001. COMBATIVE SPORTS AUTHORIZED.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05199-05-5

Co-Sponsors

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Multi-Sponsors

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A2604C (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5949
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld Chap 912 of 1920; ren Art 40 §§900 & 901 to be Art 43 §§1200 & 1201, add Art 41 §§1000 - 1022, Gen Bus L; amd §§451, 452, 1105 & 1820, Art 19 Head, Tax L; amd §106, ABC L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
A8775

A2604C (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes protocols for combative sports; authorizes mixed martial arts events in this state; establishes procedures for applications for licenses; establishes penalties for violations (view more) imposes taxes on gross receipts of such events.

A2604C (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2604--C

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 20, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced   by   M.   of  A.  MORELLE,  WRIGHT,  SIMOTAS,  ENGLEBRIGHT,
  PEOPLES-STOKES, HEVESI, MOYA,  TITUS,  TITONE,  PERRY,  COOK,  RIVERA,
  PAULIN, MOSLEY, STIRPE, BRINDISI, SANTABARBARA, SIMANOWITZ, GOLDFEDER,
  McDONALD,  PICHARDO,  MILLER,  ZEBROWSKI,  LINARES,  BICHOTTE,  DILAN,
  THIELE, JOYNER, WEPRIN -- Multi-Sponsored  by  --  M.  of  A.  ABBATE,
  BARCLAY,  BLAKE, BORELLI, BRAUNSTEIN, BROOK-KRASNY, BUCHWALD, CERETTO,
  CRESPO, CROUCH, CURRAN, CUSICK, CYMBROWITZ, DAVILA, GARBARINO, GIGLIO,
  GJONAJ, GRAF, HOOPER, JEAN-PIERRE, KATZ, KEARNS,  KIM,  KOLB,  LAVINE,
  LAWRENCE,  LUPARDO, MAGEE, MAYER, McDONOUGH, PALMESANO, PERSAUD, PRET-
  LOW, QUART, RA, RAIA, RAMOS, ROBERTS, RODRIGUEZ, SEPULVEDA, SKARTADOS,
  TENNEY, WALKER, WALTER, WOZNIAK --  read  once  and  referred  to  the
  Committee  on Tourism, Parks, Arts and Sports Development -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee -- again reported from said  committee  with  amend-
  ments,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee
  --  again  reported  from  said  committee  with  amendments,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the general business law, the tax law, and the alcoholic
  beverage  control law, in relation to authorized combative sports; and
  to repeal chapter 912 of the laws of 1920, relating to the  regulation
  of boxing, sparring, and wrestling

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

  Section 1. Chapter 912 of the laws of 1920 relating to the  regulation
of boxing, sparring, and wrestling is REPEALED.
  S  2. Article 40 and sections 900 and 901 of the general business law,
as renumbered by chapter 407 of the laws of 1973, are renumbered article
43 and sections 1200 and 1201, respectively, and a  new  article  41  is
added to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 41
                            COMBATIVE SPORTS

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05199-07-5

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