senate Bill S3877

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the governance of food labels or the portion of food produced, processed, transported, stored, marketed, distributed, sold or offered for sale by the state

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 committed to rules
Feb 28, 2018 advanced to third reading
Feb 27, 2018 2nd report cal.
amended 3877a
Feb 13, 2018 1st report cal.493
Jan 03, 2018 referred to agriculture
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 21, 2017 referred to agriculture
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 13, 2017 advanced to third reading
Mar 08, 2017 2nd report cal.
Mar 07, 2017 1st report cal.325
Jan 27, 2017 referred to agriculture

Votes

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Feb 13, 2018 - Agriculture committee Vote

S3877
10
0
committee
10
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Agriculture Committee Vote: Feb 13, 2018

aye wr (1)

Mar 7, 2017 - Agriculture committee Vote

S3877
9
2
committee
9
Aye
2
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Agriculture Committee Vote: Mar 7, 2017

S3877 - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§2 & 16, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S4933

S3877 - Summary

Relates to the governance of food labels or the portion of food produced, processed, transported, stored, marketed, distributed, sold or offered for sale by the state; vests jurisdiction in all matters pertaining to such exclusively in the state; preempts any local rule or ordinance on such subject.

S3877 - Sponsor Memo

S3877 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3877

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 27, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  RANZENHOFER -- 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
  governance  of food labels or the portion of food produced, processed,
  transported, stored, marketed, distributed, sold or offered  for  sale
  by the state

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

  Section 1. Section 2 of the agriculture and markets law is amended  by
adding two new subdivisions 6 and 7 to read as follows:
  6. "PORTION" MEANS THE AMOUNT OF A GIVEN FOOD SOLD OR OFFERED FOR SALE
INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE SIZE OF THE CONTAINER OR PACKAGING IN
WHICH THE FOOD IS SOLD OR OFFERED FOR SALE.
  7.  "FOOD  LABEL"  MEANS  ANY AFFIXATION TO OR MARKING ON A PACKAGE OF
FOOD AS TO ITS NATURE OR QUALITY, OR THE CONTENTS OF A MATERIAL, PACKAGE
OR CONTAINER OR THE NAME OF THE MAKER.
  § 2. Subdivision 1 of section 16 of the agriculture and  markets  law,
as  amended  by  chapter  639 of the laws of 2004, is amended to read as
follows:
  1. Execute and carry into effect the laws of the state and  the  rules
of  the  department, relative to agriculture, horticulture, farm, fruit,
and dairy products, aquaculture, and the production, processing,  trans-
portation,  storage,  marketing  and  distributing  of food; enforce and
carry into effect the provisions of the laws of the  state  relative  to
weights and measures. JURISDICTION IN ALL MATTERS PERTAINING TO THE FOOD
LABEL  OR  THE PORTION OF FOOD PRODUCED, PROCESSED, TRANSPORTED, STORED,
MARKETED, DISTRIBUTED, SOLD OR OFFERED FOR SALE IN THIS STATE IS  VESTED
EXCLUSIVELY  IN  THE STATE. ANY PROVISION OF ANY LOCAL LAW OR ORDINANCE,
OR ANY RULE OR REGULATION PROMULGATED THERETO, GOVERNING THE FOOD  LABEL
OR THE PORTION OF FOOD PRODUCED, PROCESSED, TRANSPORTED, STORED, MARKET-
ED,  DISTRIBUTED,  SOLD OR OFFERED FOR SALE IN THE STATE SHALL, UPON THE

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

S3877A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§2 & 16, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S4933

S3877A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the governance of food labels or the portion of food produced, processed, transported, stored, marketed, distributed, sold or offered for sale by the state; vests jurisdiction in all matters pertaining to such exclusively in the state; preempts any local rule or ordinance on such subject.

S3877A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3877A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 3877--A
    Cal. No. 493

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 27, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  RANZENHOFER -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Agriculture -- recom-
  mitted to the Committee on Agriculture in accordance with Senate  Rule
  6,  sec. 8 -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered to first
  report, amended on first  report,  ordered  to  a  second  report  and
  ordered reprinted, retaining its place in the order of second report

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  agriculture and markets law, in relation to the
  governance of food labels or the portion of food produced,  processed,
  transported,  stored,  marketed, distributed, sold or offered for sale
  by the state

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

  Section  1. Section 2 of the agriculture and markets law is amended by
adding two new subdivisions 6 and 7 to read as follows:
  6. "PORTION" MEANS THE AMOUNT OF A GIVEN FOOD SOLD OR OFFERED FOR SALE
INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE SIZE OF THE CONTAINER OR PACKAGING IN
WHICH THE FOOD IS SOLD OR OFFERED FOR SALE.
  7. "FOOD LABEL" MEANS ANY AFFIXATION TO OR MARKING  ON  A  PACKAGE  OF
FOOD AS TO ITS NATURE OR QUALITY, OR THE CONTENTS OF A MATERIAL, PACKAGE
OR CONTAINER OR THE NAME OF THE MAKER.
  §  2.  Subdivision 1 of section 16 of the agriculture and markets law,
as amended by chapter 639 of the laws of 2004, is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  1.  Execute  and carry into effect the laws of the state and the rules
of the department, relative to agriculture, horticulture,  farm,  fruit,
and  dairy products, aquaculture, and the production, processing, trans-
portation, storage, marketing and  distributing  of  food;  enforce  and
carry  into  effect  the provisions of the laws of the state relative to
weights and measures. JURISDICTION IN ALL MATTERS PERTAINING TO THE FOOD
LABEL OR THE PORTION OF FOOD PRODUCED, PROCESSED,  TRANSPORTED,  STORED,
MARKETED,  DISTRIBUTED, SOLD OR OFFERED FOR SALE IN THIS STATE IS VESTED

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

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