assembly Bill A2340

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the sale of tonic water, bitters and maraschino cherries at liquor stores

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to economic development
Jan 22, 2019 referred to economic development

A2340 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§63 & 104, ABC L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A7188
2011-2012: A5958
2013-2014: A2751
2015-2016: A5727
2017-2018: A4317, A8997

A2340 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the sale of tonic water, bitters and maraschino cherries at liquor stores.

A2340 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                  2340

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 22, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. FAHY -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Economic Development

AN ACT to amend the alcoholic beverage control law, in relation  to  the
  sale of tonic water, bitters and maraschino cherries at liquor stores

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 4 of  section  63  of  the  alcoholic  beverage
control  law,  as amended by chapter 360 of the laws of 2017, is amended
to read as follows:
  4. No licensee under this section shall be engaged in any other  busi-
ness  on  the  licensed premises. The sale of ANY OF THE FOLLOWING SHALL
NOT CONSTITUTE ENGAGING IN ANOTHER BUSINESS WITHIN THE MEANING  OF  THIS
SUBDIVISION:
  (A) lottery tickets, when duly authorized and lawfully conducted[, the
sale of];
  (B) corkscrews [or the sale of];
  (C) ice [or the sale of];
  (D)  publications,  including  prerecorded video and/or audio cassette
tapes, or educational seminars, designed to help  educate  consumers  in
their  knowledge  and appreciation of alcoholic beverages, as defined in
section three of this chapter and allowed pursuant to their license[, or
the sale of];
  (E) non-carbonated, non-flavored mineral  waters,  spring  waters  and
drinking waters [or the sale of];
  (F)  glasses  designed for the consumption of wine, racks designed for
the storage of wine, and  devices  designed  to  minimize  oxidation  in
bottles of wine which have been uncorked[, shall not constitute engaging
in another business within the meaning of this subdivision];
  (G) TONIC WATER;
  (H) BITTERS; AND
  (I) MARASCHINO CHERRIES.

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