|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 10, 2018||referred to economic development|
assembly Bill A8997
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
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A8997 (ACTIVE) - Details
A8997 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8997 I N A S S E M B L Y January 10, 2018 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. FAHY -- read once and referred to the Committee on Economic Development AN ACT to amend the alcoholic beverage control law, in relation to the sale of tonic water, bitters and maraschino cherries at liquor stores THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 4 of section 63 of the alcoholic beverage control law, as amended by section 1 of chapter 360 of the laws of 2017, is amended to read as follows: 4. No licensee under this section shall be engaged in any other busi- ness on the licensed premises. The sale of ANY OF THE FOLLOWING SHALL NOT CONSTITUTE ENGAGING IN ANOTHER BUSINESS WITHIN THE MEANING OF THIS SUBDIVISION: (A) lottery tickets, when duly authorized and lawfully conducted[, the sale of]; (B) corkscrews [or the sale of]; (C) ice [or the sale of]; (D) publications, including prerecorded video and/or audio cassette tapes, or educational seminars, designed to help educate consumers in their knowledge and appreciation of alcoholic beverages, as defined in section three of this chapter and allowed pursuant to their license[, or the sale of]; (E) non-carbonated, non-flavored mineral waters, spring waters and drinking waters [or the sale of]; (F) glasses designed for the consumption of wine, racks designed for the storage of wine, and devices designed to minimize oxidation in bottles of wine which have been uncorked[, or the sale of]; (G) gift bags, gift boxes, or wrapping, for alcoholic beverages purchased at the licensed premises [shall not constitute engaging in another business within the meaning of this subdivision]; (H) TONIC WATER; (I) BITTERS; AND (J) MARASCHINO CHERRIES. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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