|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 06, 2018||referred to ways and means|
delivered to assembly
ordered to third reading cal.1595
|Jun 05, 2018||committee discharged and committed to rules|
|Mar 21, 2018||referred to agriculture|
senate Bill S8031
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S8031 (ACTIVE) - Details
S8031 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S8031 SPONSOR: VALESKY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to the promotion of New York state farm products for holiday celebrations PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: Would authorize the Department of Agriculture and Markets to aid in the promotion of New York grown farm products for holiday celebrations by providing information about New York growers to vendors who sell such products and to municipalities where vendors sell them on sidewalks or lots or streets. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: The bill would amend the Agriculture and Markets Law to add a new subdi- vision 2-f to Section 16.
S8031 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8031 I N S E N A T E March 21, 2018 ___________ Introduced by Sen. VALESKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Agriculture AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to the promotion of New York state farm products for holiday celebrations THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 16 of the agriculture and markets law is amended by adding a new subdivision 2-f to read as follows: 2-F. AID IN THE PROMOTION, MARKETING AND SALE OF NEW YORK STATE FARM PRODUCTS USED FOR HOLIDAY CELEBRATIONS AND DECORATIONS, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, CHRISTMAS TREES, WREATHS, PUMPKINS, FLOWERS AND OTHER SIMILAR PRODUCTS IN COOPERATION WITH THE EMPIRE STATE DEVELOPMENT CORPO- RATION BY PROVIDING LISTINGS OF SUCH GROWERS AND SUPPLIERS TO VENDORS SELLING SUCH PRODUCTS AND TO MUNICIPALITIES THAT MAY PROVIDE SUCH INFOR- MATION TO VENDORS SELLING SUCH PRODUCTS ON MUNICIPAL SIDEWALKS, LOTS OR STREETS. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD15116-02-8
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