senate Bill S2942A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to frozen desserts micro-business

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2022 referred to agriculture
May 19, 2021 reported and committed to finance
May 12, 2021 print number 2942a
May 12, 2021 amend (t) and recommit to agriculture
Jan 26, 2021 referred to agriculture

Votes

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May 19, 2021 - Agriculture committee Vote

S2942A
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Agriculture Committee Vote: May 19, 2021

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S2942 - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Agriculture
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §71-a, add §71-k-1, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S9064

S2942 - Summary

Relates to frozen desserts micro-business; permits manufacturers of frozen desserts to use shared-use kitchens; establishes a frozen desserts micro-business grant program.

S2942 - Sponsor Memo

S2942 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   2942
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 26, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  COMRIE -- 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  non-
   dairy  frozen  novelties  and  in relation to establishing a non-dairy
   frozen novelties micro-business grant program

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1. The agriculture and markets law is amended by adding a new
 section 71-j-1 to read as follows:
   § 71-J-1. NON-DAIRY FROZEN NOVELTIES. 1. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION,
 THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
   A. "NON-DAIRY FROZEN NOVELTIES" SHALL MEAN SEPARATELY PACKAGED  FROZEN
 DESSERTS CONTAINING NO MILK OR MILK PRODUCTS; AND
   B.  "SHARED-USE  KITCHEN"  SHALL  MEAN A COMMERCIAL KITCHEN, INCUBATOR
 KITCHEN, COMMUNITY KITCHEN  OR  OTHER  FOOD  PREPARATION  FACILITY  THAT
 PROVIDES  INDIVIDUALS  AND  BUSINESSES  WITH KITCHEN SPACE AND ACCESS TO
 COMMERCIAL KITCHEN EQUIPMENT IN ORDER TO PREPARE FOOD PRODUCTS AND MEALS
 ON A LEASE OR RENTAL BASIS.
   2. ANY MANUFACTURER OF NON-DAIRY FROZEN NOVELTIES  DOING  BUSINESS  IN
 THIS  STATE SHALL BE EXEMPT FROM ANY LICENSING REQUIREMENTS SET FORTH IN
 SECTION SEVENTY-ONE-B, SEVENTY-ONE-C AND SEVENTY-ONE-D OF  THIS  ARTICLE
 TO  THE  EXTENT  THAT  SUCH  SECTIONS APPLY EXCLUSIVELY TO THE WHOLESALE
 MANUFACTURE OF FROZEN DESSERTS  THAT  CONTAIN  MILK  OR  MILK  PRODUCTS.
 MANUFACTURERS OF NON-DAIRY FROZEN NOVELTIES DOING BUSINESS IN THIS STATE
 SHALL BE REQUIRED TO COMPLY WITH ANY LICENSING REQUIREMENTS SET FORTH IN
 SECTION  SEVENTY-ONE-B,  SEVENTY-ONE-C AND SEVENTY-ONE-D OF THIS ARTICLE
 TO THE EXTENT THAT SUCH SECTIONS APPLY GENERALLY TO THE  MANUFACTURE  OF
 FROZEN DESSERTS.
   3.  ANY  MANUFACTURER  OF  NON-DAIRY  FROZEN NOVELTIES IS PERMITTED TO
 MANUFACTURE NON-DAIRY FROZEN NOVELTIES BY UTILIZING A SHARED-USE  KITCH-
 EN,  PROVIDED THAT SUCH SHARED-USE KITCHEN IS PROPERLY LICENSED PURSUANT
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Co-Sponsors

S2942A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Agriculture
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §71-a, add §71-k-1, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S9064

S2942A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to frozen desserts micro-business; permits manufacturers of frozen desserts to use shared-use kitchens; establishes a frozen desserts micro-business grant program.

S2942A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2942A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  2942--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 26, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sens. COMRIE, BRISPORT -- read twice and ordered printed,
   and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Agriculture  --
   committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
   recommitted to said committee
 
 AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation  to  frozen
   desserts   micro-business  and  in  relation  to  establishing  frozen
   desserts micro-business grant program
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Paragraph b of subdivision 3 of section 71-a of the agri-
 culture and markets law, as added by chapter 796 of the laws of 1974, is
 amended and two new paragraphs c and d are added to read as follows:
   b. "Plant" means any single  location  or  mobile  manufacturing  unit
 which  manufactures frozen desserts, OR FOR A MICRO-BUSINESS "PLANT" MAY
 INCLUDE A SHARED-USE KITCHEN WHERE FROZEN DESSERTS ARE MANUFACTURED.
   C. "MICRO-BUSINESS"  SHALL MEAN A BUSINESS LOCATED IN THIS STATE  THAT
 MANUFACTURERS FROZEN DESSERTS AND HAS TWENTY-FIVE  OR  FEWER EMPLOYEES.
   D.  "SHARED-USE  KITCHEN"  SHALL  MEAN A COMMERCIAL KITCHEN, INCUBATOR
 KITCHEN, COMMUNITY KITCHEN  OR  OTHER  FOOD  PREPARATION  FACILITY  THAT
 PROVIDES  INDIVIDUALS  AND  BUSINESSES  WITH KITCHEN SPACE AND ACCESS TO
 COMMERCIAL KITCHEN EQUIPMENT IN ORDER TO PREPARE FOOD PRODUCTS AND MEALS
 ON A LEASE OR RENTAL BASIS.
   § 2. Section 71-a of the agriculture and markets  law  is  amended  by
 adding a new subdivision 5 to read as follows:
   5.  FROZEN  DESSERT MICRO-BUSINESSES SHALL BE PERMITTED TO MANUFACTURE
 FROZEN DESSERTS BY UTILIZING A SHARED-USE KITCHEN,  PROVIDED  THAT  SUCH
 SHARED-USE  KITCHEN IS PROPERLY LICENSED PURSUANT TO SECTION TWO HUNDRED
 FIFTY-ONE-Z-THREE OF THIS CHAPTER AND  IS  IN  COMPLIANCE  WITH  ARTICLE
 TWENTY-C  OF  THIS  CHAPTER  AND  RELATED  RULES  AND REGULATIONS OF THE
 COMMISSIONER.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD07589-02-1

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