senate Bill S5853A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to expanding farm brewery, cidery, winery and distillery privileges

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 committed to rules
Feb 27, 2018 amended on third reading 5853a
Feb 13, 2018 advanced to third reading
Feb 12, 2018 2nd report cal.
Feb 06, 2018 1st report cal.433
Jan 03, 2018 referred to investigations and government operations
May 03, 2017 referred to investigations and government operations

Votes

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Feb 6, 2018 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

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Committee Vote: Feb 6, 2018

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S5853 - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§3, 61, 76-a, 58-c & 51-a, ABC L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2019-2020: S1185
2021-2022: S1533

S5853 - Summary

Relates to expanding the privileges of farm breweries, cideries, wineries and distilleries to allow for the sales of "farm brewed" alcoholic beverages for off-premises consumption.

S5853 - Sponsor Memo

S5853 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5853

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 3, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
  ment Operations

AN ACT to amend the alcoholic beverage control law, in relation to  more
  closely  align  the  privileges of farm distilleries with other privi-
  leges enjoyed by farmers

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  25  of  section  3 of the alcoholic beverage
control law is amended to read as follows:
  25. "Retail sale" or "sale at retail" means a sale to a consumer or to
any person for any purpose other than for resale. SUCH  SALE  MAY  OCCUR
DURING A TASTING OR DURING ANY OTHER ACTIVITIES WHERE PERMITTED BY LAW.
  § 2. Subparagraphs (v), (vi) and (vii) of paragraph (a) of subdivision
2-c  of  section 61 of the alcoholic beverage control law, as amended by
chapter 384 of the laws of 2013, are amended to read as follows:
  (v) To conduct tastings of and sell at retail for consumption off  the
premises  New  York  state  labelled  beer  manufactured by [a licensed]
EITHER A brewer LICENSED IN NEW YORK STATE or  [licensed  farm]  A  FARM
brewery LICENSED IN NEW YORK STATE;
  (vi) To conduct tastings of and sell at retail for consumption off the
premises  New  York  state  labelled  cider  manufactured  by ANY OF THE
FOLLOWING SO LONG AS IT IS a licensed  brewer,  licensed  farm  brewery,
licensed  farm  winery, licensed cider producer or licensed farm cidery;
and
  (vii) To conduct tastings of and sell at retail  for  consumption  off
the  premises  New York state labelled wine manufactured by [a] EITHER A
licensed winery LICENSED IN NEW YORK STATE or  A  FARM  WINERY  licensed
[farm winery] IN NEW YORK STATE.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11320-01-7

S5853A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§3, 61, 76-a, 58-c & 51-a, ABC L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2019-2020: S1185
2021-2022: S1533

S5853A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to expanding the privileges of farm breweries, cideries, wineries and distilleries to allow for the sales of "farm brewed" alcoholic beverages for off-premises consumption.

S5853A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5853A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 5853--A
    Cal. No. 433

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 3, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
  ment Operations -- recommitted to the Committee on Investigations  and
  Government  Operations  in  accordance  with  Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
  reported favorably from said committee, ordered to  first  and  second
  report,  ordered  to  a  third reading, amended and ordered reprinted,
  retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the alcoholic beverage control law, in relation to  more
  closely  align  the  privileges of farm distilleries with other privi-
  leges enjoyed by farmers

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  25  of  section  3 of the alcoholic beverage
control law is amended to read as follows:
  25. "Retail sale" or "sale at retail" means a sale to a consumer or to
any person for any purpose other than for resale. SUCH  SALE  MAY  OCCUR
DURING A TASTING OR DURING ANY OTHER ACTIVITIES WHERE PERMITTED BY LAW.
  §  2.  Subparagraphs (v) and (vii) of paragraph (a) of subdivision 2-c
of section 61 of the alcoholic beverage control law, as amended by chap-
ter 103 of the laws of 2017, are amended to read as follows:
  (v) To conduct tastings of and sell at retail for  consumption  on  or
off  the  premises  New  York  state  labelled  beer  manufactured by [a
licensed brewer] EITHER A BREWER LICENSED IN NEW YORK STATE or [licensed
farm brewery] A FARM BREWERY LICENSED IN NEW YORK STATE;
  (vii) To conduct tastings of and sell at retail for consumption on  or
off  the  premises New York state labelled wine manufactured by EITHER a
licensed winery LICENSED IN NEW YORK STATE or  A  licensed  farm  winery
LICENSED IN NEW YORK STATE.
  §  3.  Paragraph (e) of subdivision 2-c of section 61 of the alcoholic
beverage control law, as amended by chapter 431 of the laws of 2014,  is
amended to read as follows:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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