senate Bill S8392

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Permits licensees under the alcoholic beverage control law to sell and deliver alcoholic beverages for off-premises consumption; and provides for the repeal of such provisions upon the expiration thereof

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Investigations And Government Operations Committee


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May 21, 2020 referred to investigations and government operations

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S8392 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10550
Current Committee:
Senate Investigations And Government Operations
Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control

S8392 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Permits licensees under the alcoholic beverage control law to sell and deliver alcoholic beverages for off-premises consumption; and provides for the repeal of such provisions upon the expiration thereof.

S8392 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8392 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8392

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 21, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. HOYLMAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
  ment Operations

AN ACT in relation to permitting licensees under the alcoholic  beverage
  control  law  to sell and deliver alcoholic beverages for off-premises
  consumption; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon  the
  expiration thereof

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

  Section 1. a. Notwithstanding  any  other  provision  of  law  to  the
contrary,  any  on-premises licensee and any manufacturing licensee with
on-premises retail privileges that is licensed pursuant to the alcoholic
beverage control law may sell for off-premises consumption any alcoholic
beverages that it is licensed to sell for on-premises consumption.
  b. Alcoholic beverages sold for off-premises consumption  pursuant  to
this section:
  (i)  may  be  sold  in any closed or any sealed container of any size,
provided that the sale of each container shall  be  accompanied  by  the
purchase  of  food,  and  provided  further that sales of such alcoholic
beverages shall comply with any applicable municipal ordinances relating
to open containers;
  (ii) may be sold for takeout from the licensed  premises,  or  may  be
delivered  to  the  residence  of a customer over the age of twenty-one,
provided that deliveries shall be made in a  vehicle  permitted  by  the
liquor  authority  or in a vehicle owned and operated or hired and oper-
ated by the licensee or its employee, and provided further that  a  copy
of  the  permit  or license must be present in such vehicle while making
deliveries; and
  (iii) may  only  be  sold  for  off-premises  consumption  during  the
on-premises  hours  of  operation of the county in which the premises is
located or, if different, the  hours  of  operation  set  forth  in  the
licensee's method of operation with the liquor authority.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD16410-03-0

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