senate Bill S8652

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to class A-1 distiller's licenses

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Jun 07, 2018 reported and committed to rules
May 10, 2018 referred to commerce, economic development and small business

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Jun 7, 2018 - Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business committee Vote

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Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business Committee Vote: Jun 7, 2018

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S8652 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10379
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §61, ABC L

S8652 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to class A-1 distiller's licenses; permits a licensed A-1 distillery to conduct upon the licensed premises, or at approved locations, consumer tastings of liquor manufactured by the licensee.

S8652 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8652 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8652

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 10, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. BONACIC -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Commerce, Economic  Devel-
  opment and Small Business

AN ACT to amend the alcoholic beverage control law, in relation to class
  A-1 distiller's licenses

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1-a 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:
  1-a. (A) A class A-1 distiller's license shall  authorize  the  holder
thereof  to  operate  a distillery which has a production capacity of no
more than seventy-five thousand gallons per year for the manufacture  of
liquors  by  distillation or redistillation at the premises specifically
designated in the license. Such a license shall also authorize the  sale
in  bulk  by  such  licensee  from the licensed premises of the products
manufactured under such license to any person holding a winery  license,
farm  winery license, distiller's class A license, a distiller's class B
license or a permittee engaged in the manufacture of products which  are
unfit  for  beverage  use.  It  shall  also  authorize the sale from the
licensed premises and from one other location in the state of  New  York
of liquors manufactured by such licensee to a wholesale or retail liquor
licensee  or  permittee  in sealed containers of not more than one quart
each AND TO SELL AT RETAIL, FOR PERSONAL USE, IN SUCH SEALED CONTAINERS.
In addition, it shall authorize such licensee to sell from the  licensed
premises New York state labelled liquors to licensed farm wineries, farm
breweries,  farm  distilleries and farm cideries in sealed containers of
not more than one quart for retail sale  for  off-premises  consumption.
Such  license  shall  also include the privilege to operate a rectifying
plant under the same terms and conditions as the holder of a  class  B-1
distiller's license without the payment of any additional fee.
  (B)  A LICENSED A-1 DISTILLERY MAY CONDUCT UPON THE LICENSED PREMISES,
OR AT APPROVED  LOCATIONS  AS  PERMITTED  IN  SUBDIVISION  SIX  OF  THIS
SECTION,  CONSUMER  TASTINGS  OF LIQUOR MANUFACTURED BY THE LICENSEE AND

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

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