|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 11, 2019||referred to racing and wagering|
delivered to assembly
|Feb 04, 2019||advanced to third reading|
|Jan 29, 2019||2nd report cal.|
|Jan 28, 2019||1st report cal.62|
|Jan 09, 2019||referred to racing, gaming and wagering|
senate Bill S509
Current Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S509 (ACTIVE) - Details
S509 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S509 SPONSOR: KENNEDY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the general municipal law, in relation to participation in games of bingo by minors PURPOSE: This legislation seeks to allow an individual under the age of 18 to play bingo as long as they are accompanied by an adult. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends Section 486 of the general municipal law to allow for an individual under the age of 18 to play bingo as long as they are accompanied by an adult. This language was previously included, but was removed by chapter 59 of the Laws of 2017. Section 2 is the effective date.
S509 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 509 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KENNEDY -- 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 general municipal law, in relation to participation in games of bingo by minors THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 486 of the general municipal law, as amended by section 6 of part MM of chapter 59 of the laws of 2017, is amended to read as follows: § 486. Participation by persons under the age of eighteen. No person under the age of eighteen years shall be permitted to play any game or games of bingo conducted pursuant to any license issued under this arti- cle UNLESS ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT. No person under the age of eighteen years shall be permitted to conduct, operate or assist in the conduct of any game of bingo conducted pursuant to any license issued pursuant to this article. Nothing in this section shall prevent a person sixteen years of age or older from performing ancillary non-gaming activities conducted in conjunction with any game of bingo conducted pursuant to any license pursuant to this article. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD02686-01-9
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