assembly Bill A1460

Vetoed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to advertising and labeling of locally produced food

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via S3829 - Vetoed by Governor


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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 13, 2019 vetoed memo.214
Dec 06, 2019 delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.324
substituted for a1460
Jun 18, 2019 substituted by s3829
Jun 17, 2019 ordered to third reading rules cal.324
rules report cal.324
reported
Jun 06, 2019 reported referred to rules
Apr 09, 2019 reported referred to ways and means
Mar 19, 2019 reported referred to codes
Jan 15, 2019 referred to agriculture

Votes

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Apr 9, 2019 - Finance committee Vote

S3829
22
0
committee
22
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mar 18, 2019 - Agriculture committee Vote

S3829
9
0
committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Mar 18, 2019

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A1460 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3829
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Add §211, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A10383

A1460 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that no person, corporation, partnership or limited liability company shall knowingly sell any food product advertised or labeled as "local" unless such food product originated in New York or meets other guidelines established for retail food products.

A1460 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1460

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 15, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. WOERNER -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. CAHILL,
  DiPIETRO,  D'URSO,  GIGLIO,  GLICK,  GOTTFRIED,  HAWLEY,  LUPARDO, RA,
  STIRPE, THIELE, WRIGHT -- read once and referred to the  Committee  on
  Agriculture

AN  ACT  to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to adver-
  tising and labeling of locally produced food

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

  Section  1. The agriculture and markets law is amended by adding a new
section 211 to read as follows:
  § 211. ADVERTISING AND LABELING OF  LOCALLY  PRODUCED  FOODS.  1.  FOR
PURPOSES  OF  THIS  SECTION "RETAIL FOOD PRODUCT" SHALL MEAN ARTICLES OF
FOOD, DRINK,  CONFECTIONARY  OR  CONDIMENT,  WHETHER  SIMPLE,  MIXED  OR
COMPOUND,  INCLUDING ALL SUBSTANCES OR INGREDIENTS ADDED TO FOOD FOR ANY
PURPOSE, INTENDED FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION.
  2. NO PERSON, CORPORATION, PARTNERSHIP OR  LIMITED  LIABILITY  COMPANY
SHALL KNOWINGLY SELL OR OFFER FOR SALE AT RETAIL ANY RETAIL FOOD PRODUCT
ADVERTISED  OR  LABELED AS "LOCAL", "LOCALLY GROWN", "LOCALLY PRODUCED",
"LOCALLY SOURCED" OR ANY SUBSTANTIALLY SIMILAR TERM,  UNLESS  SUCH  FOOD
PRODUCT:  (I)  IS GROWN, RAISED, OR HARVESTED IN NEW YORK STATE; OR (II)
ITS COMPONENTS THAT ARE ESSENTIAL TO SUCH PRODUCT'S IDENTITY ARE  GROWN,
RAISED,  HARVESTED OR PRODUCED IN NEW YORK STATE; OR (III) IS DEFINED IN
LAW AS NEW YORK STATE LABELLED, MANUFACTURED, OR PRODUCED.
  3. A RETAIL FOOD PRODUCT MAY ALSO BE ADVERTISED OR LABELED AS LOCAL IF
IT WAS GROWN, RAISED, HARVESTED OR PRODUCED OUTSIDE OF NEW  YORK  STATE,
OR  CONTAINS  ESSENTIAL  COMPONENTS  NOT  SOURCED IN NEW YORK, IF IT HAS
ADDITIONAL DESCRIPTIVE LANGUAGE  IDENTIFYING  THE  STATE  OR  REGION  OR
DISTANCE  FROM  THE  BORDER  OF NEW YORK STATE WHERE SUCH PRODUCT OR ITS
COMPONENTS THAT ARE ESSENTIAL TO  SUCH  PRODUCT'S  IDENTITY  ARE  GROWN,
RAISED, HARVESTED OR PRODUCED DISPLAYED ADJACENT TO AND IN THE SAME SIZE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01242-01-9