senate Bill S1225

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to authorizing the use of electronic benefit transfer technology at community supported agriculture markets

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to agriculture
Jan 11, 2019 referred to agriculture

S1225 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Senate Agriculture
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §262, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S7008
2017-2018: S3015, A9971
2021-2022: S2667

S1225 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to authorizing the use of electronic benefit transfer technology at community supported agriculture markets.

S1225 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1225 (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  S E N A T E

                            January 11, 2019

Introduced  by  Sen. RITCHIE -- 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  author-
  izing  electronic  benefit  transfer technology at community supported
  agriculture markets


  Section  1. Paragraph (c) of subdivision 1 of section 262 of the agri-
culture and markets law, as added by section 4 of part U of  chapter  60
of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
  (c)  equipment  costs  associated with improving farmers' market func-
tions, including but not limited to expanding access to electronic bene-
fit transfer technology for farmers' markets, COMMUNITY SUPPORTED  AGRI-
CULTURE  MARKETS  and  other  non-traditional food access points in food
deserts in the state.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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


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