Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Apr 08, 2020
referred to consumer protection
Senate Bill S8150
2019-2020 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Consumer Protection Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2019-S8150 (ACTIVE) - Details
2019-S8150 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Requires children's non-regulated camps to register with the department of state; imposes civil penalties for violations; requires the department of state to submit a report to the department of health that includes a list of all registered children's non-regulated camps within the state; the location of each children's non-regulated camp
2019-S8150 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S8150 SPONSOR: BROOKS TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the general business law, in relation to children's non-regulated camps PURPOSE: To require all unregulated children's camps in the state to register with the department of state. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section I. amends section 398-f of the general business law by adding three new subdivisions 4, 5, and 6 to require all unregulated children's camps to register with the Department of State. Sets a maximum $500 civil penalty for each failure to register, registration fee of $250 for all non-charitable or philanthropic camps, and requires the department of state to submit an annual report to the department of health includ-
2019-S8150 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8150 I N S E N A T E April 8, 2020 ___________ Introduced by Sen. BROOKS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Consumer Protection AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to children's non-regulated camps THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 398-f of the general business law is amended by adding four new subdivisions 4, 5, 6 and 7 to read as follows: 4. (A) ALL CHILDREN'S NON-REGULATED CAMPS, AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION, SHALL REGISTER WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE. (B) NO PERSON, FIRM, CORPORATION OR ASSOCIATION SHALL OPERATE IN THIS STATE WITHOUT REGISTERING WITH SUCH DEPARTMENT. (C) A KNOWING VIOLATION OF THIS SECTION SHALL BE PUNISHABLE BY A CIVIL PENALTY NOT TO EXCEED FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS FOR EACH VIOLATION. 5. THE FEE TO REGISTER SHALL BE TWO HUNDRED FIFTY DOLLARS, EXCEPT THAT NO FEE SHALL BE CHARGED IN THE CASE OF A CHILDREN'S NON-REGULATED CAMP OPERATED BY A PERSON, FIRM, CORPORATION OR ASSOCIATION FOR CHARITABLE, PHILANTHROPIC OR RELIGIOUS PURPOSES. 6. THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE SHALL SUBMIT AN ANNUAL REPORT TO THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH THAT INCLUDES A LIST OF ALL REGISTERED CHILDREN'S NON-REGULATED CAMPS WITHIN THE STATE; THE LOCATION OF EACH CHILDREN'S NON-REGULATED CAMP; HOW MANY CHILDREN ATTEND A CHILDREN'S NON-REGULATED CAMP; AND A LIST OF ALL ENTITIES THAT COMMITTED A VIOLATION OF THIS SECTION FOR THE PREVIOUS CALENDAR YEAR. 7. NON-REGULATED CAMPS SHALL NOT BE REQUIRED TO REGISTER WITH THE DEPARTMENT UNDER SUBDIVISION FOUR OF THIS SECTION OR PAY ANY FEE UNDER SUBDIVISION FIVE OF THIS SECTION UNTIL THIRTY DAYS AFTER THE DEPARTMENT HAS PROMULGATED REGULATIONS AND CREATED ANY FORMS AND NOTICES NECESSARY FOR A CAMP TO COMPLY WITH SUCH SUBDIVISIONS. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD15568-02-0
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