assembly Bill A248A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to children's non-regulated camps

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 10, 2022 print number 248a
Mar 10, 2022 amend and recommit to consumer affairs and protection
Jan 05, 2022 referred to consumer affairs and protection
Jan 06, 2021 referred to consumer affairs and protection

Co-Sponsors

A248 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1962
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §398-f, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A10337, S8150

A248 - Summary

Requires children's non-regulated camps to register annually with the department of state; imposes civil penalties for violations; requires the department of state to submit a report to the department of health that includes a list of all registered children's non-regulated camps within the state; the location of each children's non-regulated camp (view more) how many children attend a children's non-regulated camp; and a list of all entities that committed a violation of this section for the previous calendar year.

A248 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                    248
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  ZEBROWSKI  --  read once and referred to the
   Committee on Consumer Affairs and Protection
 
 AN ACT to amend the general business  law,  in  relation  to  children's
   non-regulated camps

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 398-f of the general business  law  is  amended  by
 adding four new subdivisions 4, 5, 6 and 7 to read as follows:
   4.  (A)  ALL CHILDREN'S NON-REGULATED CAMPS, AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION
 ONE OF THIS SECTION, SHALL REGISTER WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE.
   (B) NO PERSON, FIRM, CORPORATION OR ASSOCIATION SHALL OPERATE IN  THIS
 STATE WITHOUT REGISTERING WITH SUCH DEPARTMENT.
   (C) A KNOWING VIOLATION OF THIS SECTION SHALL BE PUNISHABLE BY A CIVIL
 PENALTY NOT TO EXCEED FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS FOR EACH VIOLATION.
   5. THE FEE TO REGISTER SHALL BE TWO HUNDRED FIFTY DOLLARS, EXCEPT THAT
 NO  FEE  SHALL BE CHARGED IN THE CASE OF A CHILDREN'S NON-REGULATED CAMP
 OPERATED BY A PERSON, FIRM, CORPORATION OR ASSOCIATION  FOR  CHARITABLE,
 PHILANTHROPIC OR RELIGIOUS PURPOSES.
   6.  THE  DEPARTMENT  OF  STATE  SHALL  SUBMIT  AN ANNUAL REPORT TO THE
 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH THAT INCLUDES A LIST OF ALL  REGISTERED  CHILDREN'S
 NON-REGULATED  CAMPS  WITHIN  THE STATE; THE LOCATION OF EACH CHILDREN'S
 NON-REGULATED CAMP; HOW MANY CHILDREN ATTEND A CHILDREN'S  NON-REGULATED
 CAMP;  AND  A  LIST  OF  ALL ENTITIES THAT COMMITTED A VIOLATION OF THIS
 SECTION FOR THE PREVIOUS CALENDAR YEAR.
   7. NON-REGULATED CAMPS SHALL NOT BE  REQUIRED  TO  REGISTER  WITH  THE
 DEPARTMENT  UNDER  SUBDIVISION FOUR OF THIS SECTION OR PAY ANY FEE UNDER
 SUBDIVISION FIVE OF THIS SECTION UNTIL THIRTY DAYS AFTER THE  DEPARTMENT
 HAS  PROMULGATED REGULATIONS AND CREATED ANY FORMS AND NOTICES NECESSARY
 FOR A CAMP TO COMPLY WITH SUCH SUBDIVISIONS.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

Co-Sponsors

A248A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1962
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §398-f, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A10337, S8150

A248A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires children's non-regulated camps to register annually with the department of state; imposes civil penalties for violations; requires the department of state to submit a report to the department of health that includes a list of all registered children's non-regulated camps within the state; the location of each children's non-regulated camp (view more) how many children attend a children's non-regulated camp; and a list of all entities that committed a violation of this section for the previous calendar year.

A248A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  248--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of A. ZEBROWSKI, SIMON, QUART, WILLIAMS -- read once
   and referred to the Committee on Consumer Affairs  and  Protection  --
   recommitted  to  the  Committee  on Consumer Affairs and Protection in
   accordance with Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 -- committee discharged,  bill
   amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
   tee
 
 AN ACT to amend the general business  law,  in  relation  to  children's
   non-regulated camps
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 398-f of the general business  law  is  amended  by
 adding four new subdivisions 4, 5, 6 and 7 to read as follows:
   4.  (A)  ALL CHILDREN'S NON-REGULATED CAMPS, AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION
 ONE OF THIS SECTION, SHALL REGISTER  ANNUALLY  WITH  THE  DEPARTMENT  OF
 STATE.
   (B)  NO PERSON, FIRM, CORPORATION OR ASSOCIATION SHALL OPERATE IN THIS
 STATE WITHOUT REGISTERING WITH SUCH DEPARTMENT.
   (C) A KNOWING VIOLATION OF THIS SECTION SHALL BE PUNISHABLE BY A CIVIL
 PENALTY NOT TO EXCEED FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS FOR EACH VIOLATION.
   5. THE FEE TO REGISTER SHALL BE TWO HUNDRED FIFTY DOLLARS, EXCEPT THAT
 NO FEE SHALL BE CHARGED IN THE CASE OF A CHILDREN'S  NON-REGULATED  CAMP
 OPERATED  BY  A PERSON, FIRM, CORPORATION OR ASSOCIATION FOR CHARITABLE,
 PHILANTHROPIC OR RELIGIOUS PURPOSES.
   6. THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE  SHALL  SUBMIT  AN  ANNUAL  REPORT  TO  THE
 DEPARTMENT  OF  HEALTH THAT INCLUDES A LIST OF ALL REGISTERED CHILDREN'S
 NON-REGULATED CAMPS WITHIN THE STATE; THE LOCATION  OF  EACH  CHILDREN'S
 NON-REGULATED  CAMP; HOW MANY CHILDREN ATTEND A CHILDREN'S NON-REGULATED
 CAMP; AND A LIST OF ALL ENTITIES THAT  COMMITTED  A  VIOLATION  OF  THIS
 SECTION FOR THE PREVIOUS CALENDAR YEAR.

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD03681-03-2