assembly Bill A4065

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Requires signs to be posted at gasoline stations for consumers to contact the department of state regarding price or product problems

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Jan 08, 2020 referred to consumer affairs and protection
Jan 31, 2019 referred to consumer affairs and protection



A4065 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §192, Ag & Mkts L; amd §94-a, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A6173
2013-2014: A1003
2015-2016: A3082
2017-2018: A5440

A4065 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires signs to be posted at gasoline stations for consumers to contact the department of state regarding price or product problems.

A4065 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 31, 2019

Introduced  by  M. of A. WEPRIN, MOSLEY, OTIS, THIELE -- Multi-Sponsored
  by -- M. of A.  COOK, CROUCH, PERRY, RIVERA -- read once and  referred
  to the Committee on Consumer Affairs and Protection

AN  ACT  to amend the agriculture and markets law and the executive law,
  in relation to protecting consumers from  price  gouging  and  product
  tampering of gasoline


  Section 1. Paragraph a of subdivision 5 of section 192 of the agricul-
ture and markets law, as amended by chapter 101 of the laws of 1986,  is
amended to read as follows:
  a. It shall be unlawful for any person, firm or corporation to sell or
offer for sale at retail for use in internal combustion engines in motor
vehicles or motorboats any motor fuel unless such seller shall:
  (i)  post  and  keep  posted  on the dispensing device from which such
motor fuel is sold or offered for sale  a  sign  or  placard,  at  least
twelve  inches  in  height  and at least twelve inches in width, stating
clearly and legibly with the whole cent numerals at least nine inches in
height and at least two inches in width, the selling price per gallon of
such motor fuel; or
  (ii) where such individual pump or dispensing  device  dispenses  more
than  two  differently priced grades of motor fuel, only the highest and
lowest selling price per gallon of such motor fuel  dispensed  therefrom
must  be posted thereon in conformance with all other provisions of this
subdivision; or
  (iii) where  a  multiple  product  dispensing  device  is  capable  of
dispensing  multiple products at multiple prices, then the selling price
per gallon may be posted thereon with numerals at  least  one-half  that
height  and  one-half  that  width  required by subparagraph (i) of this
paragraph, although numerals  representing  tenths  of  a  cent  may  be

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