assembly Bill A3557

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to selling New York state labeled alcoholic beverages at retail for consumption on the premises of a holder of a farm distillery license

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2022 referred to economic development
Jan 27, 2021 referred to economic development

A3557 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §61, ABC L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S8204
2017-2018: S657
2019-2020: A6618, S1110

A3557 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to selling New York state labeled alcoholic beverages at retail for consumption on the premises of a holder of a farm distillery license.

A3557 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
                             January 27, 2021
 Introduced  by M. of A. BURKE -- read once and referred to the Committee
   on Economic Development
 AN ACT to amend the alcoholic  beverage  control  law,  in  relation  to
   distiller's licenses

   Section 1.  Subparagraph (i) of paragraph (e) of  subdivision  2-c  of
 section  61 of the alcoholic beverage control law, as amended by chapter
 431 of the laws of 2014, is amended to read as follows:
   (i) sell at retail for  consumption  on  the  licensed  premises,  any
 [liquor  manufactured  by  the  licensee  or any] New York state labeled
 [liquor] ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE. Provided, however, the licensee shall regu-
 larly keep food available for sale or service to  its  retail  customers
 for  consumption  on  the  premises.  A licensee providing the following
 shall be deemed in compliance with this provision:  sandwiches, soups or
 other such foods, whether fresh, processed, pre-cooked or frozen; and/or
 food items intended to [compliment] COMPLEMENT the tasting of  alcoholic
 beverages,  which  shall  mean  a  diversified selection of food that is
 ordinarily consumed without the use of tableware and can be conveniently
 consumed while standing  or  walking,  including  but  not  limited  to:
 cheese,  fruits,  vegetables, chocolates, breads, mustards and crackers.
 All of the provisions of this  chapter  relative  to  licenses  to  sell
 liquor  at  retail for consumption on the premises shall apply so far as
 applicable to such licensee; and
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.