|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 20, 2019||committed to rules|
|May 06, 2019||advanced to third reading|
|May 01, 2019||2nd report cal.|
|Apr 30, 2019||1st report cal.548|
|Feb 06, 2019||referred to consumer protection|
senate Bill S3406
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S3406 (ACTIVE) - Details
S3406 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S3406 SPONSOR: KAPLAN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the general business law, in relation to prohibiting advertisements for electronic cigarettes, liquid nicotine and hookah tobacco within five hundred feet of a school or park PURPOSE: To prohibit advertisements for electronic cigarettes, liquid nicotine and hookah tobacco within five hundred feet of a school or park. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends the general business law by adding a new section 396-aaa as described in the bill. Relating to the definition of "elec- tronic cigarette", "liquid nicotine", "hookah tobacco", and the purposes of their advertising. Section 2 amends the general business law by prohibiting businesses by advertising electronic cigarettes, liquid nicotine or hookah tobacco
S3406 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3406 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E February 6, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KAPLAN -- 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 prohibiting advertisements for electronic cigarettes, liquid nicotine and hookah tobacco within five hundred feet of a school or park THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section 396-aaa to read as follows: § 396-AAA. PROHIBITION OF ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES, LIQUID NICOTINE OR HOOKAH TOBACCO ADVERTISEMENTS NEAR SCHOOLS AND PARKS. 1. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING WORDS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS: A. "ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE" SHALL MEAN AN ELECTRONIC DEVICE THAT DELIV- ERS VAPOR WHICH IS INHALED BY AN INDIVIDUAL USER, AND SHALL INCLUDE ANY REFILL CARTRIDGE AND ANY OTHER COMPONENT OF SUCH A DEVICE; B. "LIQUID NICOTINE" SHALL MEAN A LIQUID COMPOSED OF NICOTINE AND OTHER CHEMICALS AND WHICH IS SOLD AS A PRODUCT THAT MAY BE USED IN AN ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE; AND C. "HOOKAH TOBACCO" SHALL MEAN ANY PRODUCT MADE PRIMARILY OF TOBACCO OR OTHER LEAF, OR ANY COMBINATION THEREOF, SMOKED OR INTENDED TO BE SMOKED IN A HOOKAH OR WATER PIPE, INCLUDING SHISHA. 2. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, NO PERSON, CORPORATION, PARTNERSHIP, SOLE PROPRIETOR, LIMITED PARTNERSHIP, ASSOCIATION OR ANY OTHER BUSINESS ENTITY SHALL ADVERTISE OR PROVIDE IN ANY WAY FOR THE ADVERTISEMENT OF ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES, LIQUID NICOTINE OR HOOKAH TOBAC- CO IN ANY OUTDOOR AREA WITHIN FIVE HUNDRED FEET OF ANY PARK OR SCHOOL, OR WITHIN THE INTERIOR OF ANY BUILDING OR STRUCTURE WHICH IS WITHIN FIVE HUNDRED FEET OF ANY PARK OR SCHOOL WHEN SUCH ADVERTISEMENT IS WITHIN FIVE FEET OF ANY EXTERIOR WINDOW OR ANY DOOR WHICH IS USED FOR ENTRY OR EGRESS TO THE BUILDING OR STRUCTURE BY THE PUBLIC; EXCEPT THAT SUCH ADVERTISEMENT MAYBE PLACED OR MAINTAINED IN THE INTERIOR OF ANY SUCH EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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