senate Bill S2667

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to authorizing the use of electronic benefit transfer technology at community supported agriculture markets

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Agriculture Committee

  • Introduced
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    • Passed Assembly
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2022 referred to agriculture
Jan 22, 2021 referred to agriculture

S2667 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Agriculture
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §262, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S7008
2017-2018: S3015
2019-2020: S1225

S2667 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to authorizing the use of electronic benefit transfer technology at community supported agriculture markets.

S2667 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2667 (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  S E N A T E
                             January 22, 2021
 Introduced  by  Sen. RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Agriculture
 AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to  author-
   izing  electronic  benefit  transfer technology at community supported
   agriculture markets

   Section  1. Paragraph (c) of subdivision 1 of section 262 of the agri-
 culture and markets law, as added by section 4 of part U of  chapter  60
 of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
   (c)  equipment  costs  associated with improving farmers' market func-
 tions, including but not limited to expanding access to electronic bene-
 fit transfer technology for farmers' markets, COMMUNITY SUPPORTED  AGRI-
 CULTURE  MARKETS  and  other  non-traditional food access points in food
 deserts in the state.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.


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