senate Bill S2648

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the casino siting home rule

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2019 committed to rules
May 15, 2019 advanced to third reading
May 14, 2019 2nd report cal.
May 13, 2019 1st report cal.656
Jan 28, 2019 referred to racing, gaming and wagering

Votes

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May 13, 2019 - Racing, Gaming and Wagering committee Vote

S2648
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Aye with Reservations
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Racing, Gaming and Wagering Committee Vote: May 13, 2019

nay (1)
aye wr (1)

S2648 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Racing, Pari-Mutuel Wagering and Breeding Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1314, 1320 & 1366, RWB L; amd §1617-a, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S6433
2015-2016: S3081
2017-2018: S6377

S2648 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the casino siting home rule.

S2648 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2648 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2648

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 28, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. KRUEGER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Racing, Gaming and  Wager-
  ing

AN  ACT  to  amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law and
  the tax law, in relation to the casino siting home rule

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  2 of section 1314 of the racing, pari-mutuel
wagering and breeding law, as added by chapter 174 of the laws of  2013,
is amended to read as follows:
  2.  As  a condition of filing, each potential license applicant [must]
SHALL demonstrate to the [board's satisfaction] BOARD that local support
has been demonstrated THROUGH THE ENACTMENT OF LOCAL LAWS OR RESOLUTIONS
IN SUPPORT BY THE HOST MUNICIPALITY AND COUNTY.
  § 2. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 2 of section  1320  of  the  racing,
pari-mutuel  wagering  and  breeding law, as added by chapter 174 of the
laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows:
  (b) gaining public support in the host and nearby municipalities which
[may] SHALL be demonstrated through the  [passage]  ENACTMENT  of  local
laws [or public comment received by the board or gaming applicant];
  §  3.  Section  1366  of the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding
law, as added by chapter 174 of the laws of 2013, is amended to read  as
follows:
  § 1366. Zoning.  1. THE STATE, ANY MUNICIPAL CORPORATION OR ANY AGENCY
OR  AUTHORITY  THEREOF SHALL BE PROHIBITED FROM ACQUIRING LAND NECESSARY
FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OR DEVELOPMENT OF A  CLASS  THREE  GAMING  FACILITY
PURSUANT TO THIS ARTICLE.
  2.  Notwithstanding  any inconsistent provision of law, gaming author-
ized at a location pursuant to this article shall be deemed an  approved
activity  for  such  location  under the relevant city, county, town, or
village land use or zoning ordinances, rules, or regulations.

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

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