assembly Bill A3116

2021-2022 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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Jan 22, 2021 referred to economic development

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A3116 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A10550

A3116 (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.

A3116 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                   3116
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 22, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. FAHY, WOERNER, LUPARDO -- read once and referred
   to the Committee on Economic Development
 
 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.