senate Bill S2037

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the sale of tonic water, bitters and maraschino cherries at liquor stores

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 21, 2017 committed to rules
May 15, 2017 advanced to third reading
May 10, 2017 2nd report cal.
May 09, 2017 1st report cal.810
Jan 11, 2017 referred to commerce, economic development and small business

Votes

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May 9, 2017 - Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business committee Vote

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Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business Committee Vote: May 9, 2017

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S2037 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§63 & 104, ABC L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S4044
2011-2012: S23
2013-2014: S204
2015-2016: S1123

S2037 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the sale of tonic water, bitters and maraschino cherries at liquor stores.

S2037 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2037 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2037

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 11, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. SQUADRON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Commerce, Economic  Devel-
  opment and Small Business

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 chapter 297 of the laws of 2016,  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,  designed to help educate consumers in their knowledge and appre-
ciation of wine and wine products, as defined in section three  of  this
chapter[, 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;

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

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