senate Bill S4348

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Enacts the wine industry and liquor store revitalization act; repealer

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Commerce, Economic Development And Small Business Committee


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

Your Voice

do you support this bill?

Please enter your contact information

Home address is used to determine the senate district in which you reside. Your support or opposition to this bill is then shared immediately with the senator who represents you.

Optional services from the NY State Senate:

Create an account. An account allows you to officially support or oppose key legislation, sign petitions with a single click, and follow issues, committees, and bills that matter to you. When you create an account, you agree to this platform's terms of participation.

Include a custom message for your Senator? (Optional)

Enter a message to your senator. Many New Yorkers use this to share the reasoning behind their support or opposition to the bill. Others might share a personal anecdote about how the bill would affect them or people they care about.

Actions

view actions (1)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 08, 2019 referred to commerce, economic development and small business

Co-Sponsors

S4348 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Commerce, Economic Development And Small Business
Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §105 subs 2 & 7, amd ABC L, generally
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S5787
2011-2012: S897
2013-2014: S3265
2015-2016: S3430
2017-2018: S6350

S4348 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the wine industry and liquor store revitalization act; authorizes grocery and drug stores to sell wine on their premises for consumption off the premises.

S4348 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4348 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4348

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 8, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. KRUEGER, LIU -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Commerce,  Economic
  Development and Small Business

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  alcoholic  beverage control law, in relation to
  enacting the wine industry and liquor store revitalization act; and to
  repeal certain provisions of such law relating thereto

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

  Section  1.  This  act  shall  be  known and may be cited as the "wine
industry and liquor store revitalization act".
  § 2. Subdivisions 4 and 5 of section  63  of  the  alcoholic  beverage
control  law,  subdivision  4  as  amended by chapter 360 of the laws of
2017, are amended and five new subdivisions 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11 are added
to read as follows:
  4. (A) No licensee under this section shall be engaged  in  any  other
business on the licensed premises. The SALE OF PRODUCTS COMPLEMENTARY TO
THE  BUSINESS  OF THE LICENSED PREMISES SHALL NOT CONSTITUTE ENGAGING IN
ANOTHER BUSINESS WITHIN THE MEANING OF THIS SUBDIVISION.  SUCH  PRODUCTS
SHALL  INCLUDE  BUT  NOT BE LIMITED TO THE sale of lottery tickets, when
duly authorized and lawfully conducted, the sale of  corkscrews  or  the
sale  of  ice  or  the sale of publications, including prerecorded video
and/or audio cassette tapes, or educational seminars, designed  to  help
educate  consumers  in  their  knowledge  and  appreciation of alcoholic
beverages, as defined in section  three  of  this  chapter  and  allowed
pursuant  to their license, or the sale of [non-carbonated, non-flavored
mineral waters, spring waters and drinking waters] NON-ALCOHOLIC  BEVER-
AGES  FOR  CONSUMPTION  ON OR OFF PREMISES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO
BOTTLED WATER, JUICE AND SODA BEVERAGES, OR THE SALE OF TOBACCO PRODUCTS
OR HERBAL CIGARETTES, PROVIDED THE LICENSEE COMPLIES WITH SECTION  THIR-
TEEN  HUNDRED  NINETY-NINE-CC  OF  THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW, OR THE SALE AT
RETAIL OF CIGARS WHICH HAVE BEEN  PREPACKAGED  BY  THE  MANUFACTURER  IN

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

Comments

Open Legislation comments facilitate discussion of New York State legislation. All comments are subject to moderation. Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity or hate speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday.

By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.