|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 26, 2018||referred to economic development|
delivered to assembly
|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|
senate Bill S6966
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate
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- Passed Senate
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- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S6966 (ACTIVE) - Details
S6966 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6966 SPONSOR: VALESKY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the alcoholic beverage control law, in relation to promoting economic development by expanding products sold by farm cider- ies and authorizing such cideries to sell cider to other licensees for resale; and to amend the general municipal law, in relation to authoriz- ing the sale of cider and wine at games of chance PURPOSE: The purpose of this bill is to promote the agricultural economy of New York State by expanding, to a limited extent, the licensees and parties that a farm cidery may sell its products to and the products manufac- tured by other farm cideries and those commercial manufactures that produce New York State labeled cider. And to permit wine and cider to be sold during games of chance. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
S6966 (ACTIVE) - 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.
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