|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Apr 16, 2018||referred to racing and wagering|
delivered to assembly
|Jan 30, 2018||advanced to third reading|
|Jan 29, 2018||2nd report cal.|
|Jan 23, 2018||1st report cal.254|
|Jan 03, 2018||referred to racing, gaming and wagering|
returned to senate
died in assembly
|Apr 26, 2017||referred to racing and wagering|
delivered to assembly
|Mar 13, 2017||advanced to third reading|
|Mar 08, 2017||2nd report cal.|
|Mar 07, 2017||1st report cal.343|
|Jan 20, 2017||referred to racing, gaming and wagering|
senate Bill S3158
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S3158 (ACTIVE) - Details
S3158 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S3158 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law, in relation to creating the racing fan advisory council PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL : Codifies the existence of the Racing Fan Advisory Council which previously was created through resolution adopted by the Gaming Commission. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS : Section 1: Amends the Racing, Pari-Mutuel Wagering and Breeding Law by adding a new section 103-a which creates the Racing Fan Advisory Council. It will be comprised of five (5) members who are chosen by the Executive Director of the Gaming Commission, one member chosen based upon the recommendation of the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Racing, Gaming and Wagering and one member chosen upon the recommendation of the Chairman of the Assembly Committee on Racing and Wagering. The term of office for the members of the Racing Fan Advisory Council is five (5) years. Section 2: Effective date.
S3158 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3158 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 20, 2017 ___________ Introduced by Sen. BONACIC -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Racing, Gaming and Wager- ing AN ACT to amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law, in relation to creating the racing fan advisory council THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law is amended by adding a new section 103-a to read as follows: § 103-A. RACING FAN ADVISORY COUNCIL. THERE IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED A RACING FAN ADVISORY COUNCIL WITHIN THE COMMISSION WHICH WILL OPERATE AS FOLLOWS: 1. THE COUNCIL SHALL BE COMPOSED OF FIVE MEMBERS. NONE OF THE MEMBERS OF THE COUNCIL SHALL BE EMPLOYEES OR OFFICERS OF THE COMMISSION OR BE PAID EMPLOYEES, LOBBYISTS, OR OFFICERS OF ANY LICENSED OR FRANCHISED RACETRACK OR OFF-TRACK BETTING CORPORATION OR ANY NONPROFIT CORPORATION WHICH REPRESENTS BREEDERS OR HORSEMEN. MEMBERS SHALL BE SELECTED BASED ON THEIR LONG-TERM INVOLVEMENT AND INTEREST IN, KNOWLEDGE OF, AND DEVOTION TO THE SPORT OF HORSE RACING AS FANS OF THE SPORT. FIVE PERSONS SHALL BE APPOINTED BY THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE COMMISSION. ONE PERSON SHALL BE APPOINTED UPON THE RECOMMENDATION OF THE CHAIRPERSON OF THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON RACING, GAMING AND WAGERING, AND ONE PERSON SHALL BE APPOINTED BY THE CHAIRPERSON OF THE ASSEMBLY COMMITTEE ON RACING AND WAGERING. 2. THE CHAIRPERSON OF THE COUNCIL SHALL BE SELECTED BY THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE COMMISSION. THE DEPUTY CHAIRPERSON SHALL BE SELECTED BY A MAJORITY VOTE OF THE COUNCIL FROM AMONG THE PERSONS APPOINTED AT THE RECOMMENDATION OF THE CHAIRPERSONS OF THE DESIGNATED LEGISLATIVE COMMIT- TEES. 3. THE MEMBERS OF THE COUNCIL SHALL SERVE FOR A PERIOD OF FIVE YEARS WITH ALL TERMS BEGINNING SEPTEMBER FIRST, TWO THOUSAND SIXTEEN. IN THE EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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