|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 03, 2021||returned to assembly|
3rd reading cal.738
substituted for s5751
|May 03, 2021||substituted by a4690|
|Apr 28, 2021||advanced to third reading|
|Apr 27, 2021||2nd report cal.|
|Apr 26, 2021||1st report cal.738|
|Mar 17, 2021||referred to agriculture|
senate Bill S5751
Current Bill Status Via A4690 - Passed Senate & Assembly
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S5751 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- Agriculture and Markets Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §§203 & 204, Ag & Mkts L
S5751 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S5751 SPONSOR: HINCHEY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to the manufacturing, sale, branding and labeling of beech sugar and beech syrup PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: The purpose of this legislation is add the products of beech syrup and beech sugar into the current law in an effort to provide protection to consumers who purchase these products and to also maintain the integrity of the products for the farmers who produce these syrups and blends. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Section 203 of the Agriculture and Markets Law would be amended to prohibit the manufacture for sale or sale of beech syrup that was not made from pure beech sap or syrup.
S5751 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5751 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 17, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. HINCHEY -- 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 the manufacturing, sale, branding and labeling of beech sugar and beech syrup THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The section heading of section 203 of the agriculture and markets law, as amended by chapter 252 of the laws of 2015, is amended and a new subdivision (d) is added to read as follows: Manufacture and sale of imitation maple, birch [or], walnut OR BEECH sugar and syrup prohibited. (D) 1. NO PERSON SHALL MANUFACTURE FOR SALE, KEEP FOR SALE, OR OFFER OR EXPOSE FOR SALE, ANY SUGAR IN IMITATION OR SEMBLANCE OF BEECH SUGAR WHICH IS NOT PURE BEECH SUGAR, NOR ANY SYRUP IN IMITATION OR SEMBLANCE OF BEECH SYRUP, WHICH IS NOT PURE BEECH SYRUP, NOR SHALL ANY PERSON MANUFACTURE, OFFER OR EXPOSE FOR SALE ANY SUGAR AS AND FOR BEECH SUGAR WHICH IS NOT PURE BEECH SUGAR, NOR ANY SYRUP AS AND FOR BEECH SYRUP WHICH IS NOT PURE BEECH SYRUP. 2. FOR THE PURPOSE OF THIS ARTICLE THE TERM "BEECH SUGAR" SHALL BE DEEMED TO MEAN SUGAR MADE FROM PURE BEECH SAP OR PURE BEECH SYRUP, AND THE TERM "BEECH SYRUP" SHALL BE DEEMED TO MEAN SYRUP MADE FROM PURE BEECH SAP. § 2. Section 204 of the agriculture and markets law, as amended by chapter 252 of the laws of 2015, is amended to read as follows: § 204. Branding and labeling of maple, birch [or], walnut OR BEECH sugar and syrup mixtures. No person shall manufacture, sell or expose for sale, any compound or mixture as and for sugar which shall be made up of maple, birch [or], walnut OR BEECH sugar mixed with any other sugar or any other substance without branding or labeling the said sugar with a statement giving the ingredients of which it is made up. No EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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