senate Bill S6562

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to racing support payments for certain gaming facility licensees

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 16, 2019 referred to rules

S6562 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8400
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Racing, Pari-Mutuel Wagering and Breeding Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1355, RWB L

S6562 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires certain gaming facility licensees to make racing support payments to licensed racetracks in their region and the NYS horse breeding development fund and NYS thoroughbred breeding and development fund.

S6562 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6562 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6562

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 16, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. ADDABBO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and  breeding  law,  in
  relation to racing support payments

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 1355 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. If an applicant that does not possess either a pari-mutuel wagering
license or franchise awarded pursuant to article two or  three  of  this
chapter  is  issued  a gaming facility license pursuant to this article,
the licensee shall pay FIFTY PERCENT OF:
  (a) an amount to horsemen for purses at the licensed racetracks in the
region that will assure the purse  support  from  video  lottery  gaming
facilities  in the region to the licensed racetracks in the region to be
maintained at the same dollar levels realized in [two thousand  thirteen
to  be  adjusted by the consumer price index for all urban consumers, as
published annually by the United States department of  labor  bureau  of
labor statistics] TWO THOUSAND NINETEEN; and
  (b)  amounts  to  the  agricultural  and New York state horse breeding
development fund and the New York state thoroughbred breeding and devel-
opment fund to maintain payments from video lottery gaming facilities in
the region to such funds to be maintained  at  the  same  dollar  levels
realized  in [two thousand thirteen to be adjusted by the consumer price
index for all urban consumers,  as  published  annually  by  the  United
States  department  of  labor  bureau  of labor statistics] TWO THOUSAND
NINETEEN.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13391-01-9

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