senate Bill S2828

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Adds cider to the list of returnable beverage containers

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Environmental Conservation Committee


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Jan 08, 2020 referred to environmental conservation
Jan 29, 2019 referred to environmental conservation

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S2828 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §27-1003, En Con L

S2828 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Adds cider to the list of returnable beverage containers.

S2828 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2828 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2828

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 29, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  MAY,  BRESLIN, GAUGHRAN -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Environ-
  mental Conservation

AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
  adding cider to the list of returnable beverage containers

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1  of  section  27-1003  of  the  environmental
conservation  law,  as  amended by section 2 of part SS of chapter 59 of
the laws of 2009, is amended to read as follows:
  1. "Beverage" means carbonated soft drinks, water, CIDER, beer,  other
malt beverages and a wine product as defined in subdivision thirty-six-a
of section three of the alcoholic beverage control law. "Malt beverages"
means any beverage obtained by the alcoholic fermentation or infusion or
decoction  of barley, malt, hops, or other wholesome grain or cereal and
water including, but not limited to ale, stout or malt  liquor.  "Water"
means  any  beverage  identified  through  the  use of letters, words or
symbols on its product label as a type of water, including any  flavored
water  or  nutritionally enhanced water, provided, however, that "water"
does not include any beverage identified as a type of water to  which  a
sugar  has been added. "CIDER" SHALL HAVE THE SAME MEANING AS DEFINED IN
SECTION THREE OF THE ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CONTROL LAW.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the first of January next  succeed-
ing  the  date upon which it shall have become a law. Provided, however,
that effective immediately, the addition, amendment and/or repeal of any
rule or regulation necessary for the implementation of this act  on  its
effective  date  are authorized and directed to be made and completed on
or before such effective date.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07767-01-9

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