|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jul 24, 2017||signed chap.92|
|Jul 12, 2017||delivered to governor|
|Mar 21, 2017||returned to assembly|
3rd reading cal.444
substituted for s1333
|Mar 21, 2017||substituted by a4051|
ordered to third reading cal.444
committee discharged and committed to rules
|Jan 09, 2017||referred to agriculture|
senate Bill S1333Signed By Governor
Archive: Last Bill Status Via - Signed by Governor
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- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S1333 - Details
S1333 - Summary
Provides that the advisory council on agriculture shall advise the commissioner in establishing procedures for making annual awards recognizing New York farms, agricultural and food businesses, and institutions that are successful in producing, processing, marketing, and/or promoting New York farm and food products; makes related provisions.
S1333 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1333 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the agriculture and markets law and the economic development law, in relation to annual awards recognizing certain New York farms, businesses and institutions PURPOSE : Would establish an agriculture and food awards program in the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets and have the Commissioner coordinate with the Department of Economic Development on their award program. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS : The bill would amend the Agriculture and Markets Law to add a new subdivision 9 to § 309 to have the Advisory Council on Agriculture make award nominations to the Commissioner to recognize exceptional performance and success by New York farms, agricultural and food businesses, and institutions in producing, processing, marketing, and/or promoting New York farm and food products. The award categories would include: (a) innovative and unique farm products developed for food, beverages, or horticulture; (b) agritourism; (c) foods or beverages processed or manufactured from New York farm products;(d) retail food stores; (e) restaurants and other food service businesses; and, (f) education, health care and residential institutions. In
S1333 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1333 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 9, 2017 ___________ Introduced by Sen. COMRIE -- 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 and the economic devel- opment law, in relation to annual awards recognizing certain New York farms, businesses and institutions THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 309 of the agriculture and markets law is amended by adding a new subdivision 9 to read as follows: 9. A. THE ADVISORY COUNCIL ON AGRICULTURE SHALL ADVISE THE COMMISSION- ER IN ESTABLISHING PROCEDURES FOR MAKING ANNUAL AWARDS RECOGNIZING NEW YORK FARMS, AGRICULTURAL AND FOOD BUSINESSES, AND INSTITUTIONS THAT ARE SUCCESSFUL IN PRODUCING, PROCESSING, MARKETING, AND/OR PROMOTING NEW YORK FARM AND FOOD PRODUCTS. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL COORDINATE WITH THE COMMISSIONER OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT TO DETERMINE WHICH DEPARTMENT SHALL MAKE AWARDS IN CATEGORIES THAT MAY BE SIMILAR TO THOSE LISTED IN SUBDI- VISION EIGHTEEN-C OF SECTION ONE HUNDRED OF THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT LAW. THESE AWARDS SHALL BE GIVEN IN RECOGNITION OF EXCEPTIONAL PERFORM- ANCE AND SUPPORT FOR NEW YORK AGRICULTURE BY PERSONS, FIRMS AND ORGAN- IZATIONS THAT ARE PRINCIPALLY LOCATED WITHIN THE STATE OF NEW YORK AND ENGAGED IN THE OPERATION OF NEW YORK STATE FARMS, BUSINESSES AND INSTI- TUTIONS. B. THE COUNCIL MAY ANNUALLY NOMINATE AND FORWARD SUCH NOMINATIONS FOR AWARDS TO THE COMMISSIONER FOR HIS OR HER CONSIDERATION IN THE FOLLOWING CATEGORIES: (I) INNOVATIVE AND UNIQUE FARM PRODUCTS DEVELOPED FOR FOOD, BEVERAGES, OR HORTICULTURE; (II) AGRI-TOURISM; (III) FOODS OR BEVERAGES PROCESSED OR MANUFACTURED FROM NEW YORK FARM PRODUCTS; (IV) RETAIL FOOD STORES; EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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