senate Bill S7639

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to implementing technical changes regarding the racing and wagering board

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Oct 07, 2020 signed chap.243
Sep 25, 2020 delivered to governor
Jul 21, 2020 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.192
substituted for a9749
Feb 25, 2020 referred to racing and wagering
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 12, 2020 advanced to third reading
Feb 11, 2020 2nd report cal.
Feb 10, 2020 1st report cal.366
Feb 03, 2020 referred to racing, gaming and wagering


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Feb 10, 2020 - Racing, Gaming and Wagering committee Vote

Aye with Reservations
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Racing, Gaming and Wagering Committee Vote: Feb 10, 2020

excused (1)

S7639 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Racing, Pari-Mutuel Wagering and Breeding Law
Laws Affected:
Amd RWB L, generally; amd §§195-q, 476 & 854, Gen Muni L; amd §100, ABC L; amd §§20-339 & 20-435, NYC Ad Cd

S7639 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Implements technical changes regarding the racing and wagering board.

S7639 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7639 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                             I N  S E N A T E
                             February 3, 2020
 Introduced  by  Sen. ADDABBO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Racing, Gaming and  Wager-
 AN  ACT  to amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law, the
   general municipal law, the alcoholic  beverage  control  law  and  the
   administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to implement-
   ing  technical changes contemplated by section 10 of part A of chapter
   60 of the laws of 2012 and making further technical changes
   Section  1.  Legislative  findings. 1. The legislature recognizes that
 section 10 of part A of chapter 60 of  the  laws  of  2012  provides  as
   (a)  Wherever  the  term  "racing  and  wagering board", "state racing
 commission" or "state harness racing commission" appears in  the  execu-
 tive  law,  the  general municipal law, article 34 of the tax law or the
 racing, pari-mutuel wagering  and  breeding  law  or  otherwise  in  the
 consolidated  or  unconsolidated laws of this state, such term is hereby
 changed to "state gaming commission".
   (b) Wherever the term "chairman of  the  racing  and  wagering  board"
 appears  in  the consolidated or unconsolidated laws of this state, such
 term is hereby changed to "chair of the state gaming commission".
   (c) The legislative bill drafting commission  is  hereby  directed  to
 effectuate  this  provision,  and  shall  be  guided  by a memorandum of
 instruction setting forth the specific provisions of law to be  amended.
 Such  memorandum  shall  be transmitted to the legislative bill drafting
 commission within sixty days of the effective date  of  this  provision.
 Such  memorandum  shall be issued jointly by the governor, the temporary
 president of the senate and the speaker of the assembly, or by the dele-
 gate of each.
   2. In lieu of the memorandum of instruction referred to  in  paragraph
 (c)  of  section  10  of  part  A of chapter 60 of the laws of 2012, the
 legislature intends for this bill to set forth all  changes  to  consol-
 idated law directed by paragraphs (a) and (b) of section 10 of part A of
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets


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