senate Bill S6966

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Expands the items which may be sold by a licensed farm cidery and the licensees to whom a farm cidery may sell its cider for resale

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 26, 2018 referred to economic development
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 13, 2018 advanced to third reading
Feb 12, 2018 2nd report cal.
Feb 06, 2018 1st report cal.411
Jan 03, 2018 referred to commerce, economic development and small business
Dec 07, 2017 referred to rules

Votes

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Feb 6, 2018 - Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business committee Vote

S6966
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Abstained
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Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business Committee Vote: Feb 6, 2018

S6966 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8895
Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§58, 58-c, 76, 76-a & 3, ABC L; amd §194, Gen Muni L

S6966 - Summary

Expands the items which may be sold by a licensed farm cidery and the licensees to whom a farm cidery may sell its cider for resale; authorizes the sale of cider and wine at places authorized to conduct games of chance.

S6966 - Sponsor Memo

S6966 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6966

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            December 7, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. VALESKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the alcoholic  beverage  control  law,  in  relation  to
  promoting  economic  development  by  expanding  products sold by farm
  cideries and authorizing such cideries to sell cider to  other  licen-
  sees  for  resale; and to amend the general municipal law, in relation
  to authorizing the sale of cider and wine at games of chance

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

  Section  1.    Subdivision 3-a of section 58 of the alcoholic beverage
control law, as added by chapter 384 of the laws of 2013, paragraph  (b)
as  amended  by  chapter  171 of the laws of 2017, is amended to read as
follows:
  3-a. A licensed cider producer producing New York state labelled cider
may:
  (a) sell such cider OR ANY NEW YORK STATE LABELED  CIDER  to  licensed
farm  distillers, farm wineries, WINERIES, farm cideries [and], CIDERIES
AND farm breweries.   All such cider  sold  by  the  licensee  shall  be
securely  sealed  and have attached thereto a label as shall be required
by section one hundred seven-a of this chapter;
  (b) conduct tastings at the licensed premises of  such  cider  or  any
other New York state labeled cider;
  (c)  sell such cider OR ANY NEW YORK STATE LABELED CIDER at retail for
consumption off the premises at the state  fair,  at  recognized  county
fairs and at farmers markets operated on a not-for-profit basis;
  (d)  sell  and  conduct  tastings  of such cider OR ANY NEW YORK STATE
LABELED CIDER at retail for consumption on the premises of a restaurant,
conference center, inn, bed and breakfast or hotel  business  owned  and
operated  by  the licensee in or adjacent to its farm cidery. A licensee
who operates a restaurant, conference center, inn, bed and breakfast  or
hotel  pursuant  to  such  authority  shall  comply  with all applicable

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13721-01-7

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