senate Bill S3225

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Prohibits unauthorized listing of food places on the application and/or website of food delivery platforms

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Consumer Protection Committee


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Jan 28, 2021 referred to consumer protection

S3225 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A784
Current Committee:
Senate Consumer Protection
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §391-v, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A11130

S3225 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits unauthorized listing of food places on the application and/or website of food delivery platforms.

S3225 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3225 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   3225
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 28, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. HOYLMAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Consumer Protection
 
 AN ACT to amend the general business law,  in  relation  to  prohibiting
   unauthorized  listing of food places on the application and/or website
   of food delivery platforms

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section
 391-v to read as follows:
   §  391-V.  CONSUMER TRANSPARENCY; FOOD DELIVERY PLATFORMS. 1.  FOR THE
 PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE  THE  FOLLOWING
 MEANINGS:
   (A)  "FOOD  DELIVERY PLATFORM" MEANS AN ONLINE BUSINESS INCLUDING, BUT
 NOT LIMITED TO, THIRD-PARTY FOOD DELIVERY APPLICATION COMPANIES THAT ACT
 AS AN INTERMEDIARY BETWEEN CONSUMERS AND MULTIPLE FOOD PLACES TO  SUBMIT
 FOOD  ORDERS  FROM  A  CONSUMER  TO  A  PARTICIPATING FOOD PLACE, AND TO
 ARRANGE FOR THE DELIVERY OF SUCH ORDER  FROM  SUCH  FOOD  PLACE  TO  THE
 CONSUMER.
   (B)  "FOOD  PLACE"  MEANS  ANY RESTAURANT, DINING ROOM, FOOD TRUCK, OR
 OTHER BUSINESS ENGAGED IN  THE  PREPARATION  AND  SERVICE  OF  FOOD  FOR
 CONSUMPTION BY THE GENERAL PUBLIC ON OR OFF PREMISES.
   2.  A  FOOD DELIVERY PLATFORM SHALL NOT ARRANGE FOR THE DELIVERY OF AN
 ORDER FROM A FOOD PLACE WITHOUT FIRST ENTERING INTO A WRITTEN  AGREEMENT
 WITH  SUCH  FOOD PLACE EXPRESSLY AUTHORIZING SUCH FOOD DELIVERY PLATFORM
 TO TAKE ORDERS AND TO DELIVER FOOD AND/OR  BEVERAGES  PREPARED  BY  SUCH
 FOOD PLACE.
   3.  A  FOOD  DELIVERY PLATFORM SHALL BE PROHIBITED FROM LISTING A FOOD
 PLACE ON ITS APPLICATION AND/OR WEBSITE AS A  PARTICIPATING  FOOD  PLACE
 WITHOUT  FIRST EXECUTING A WRITTEN AGREEMENT PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION TWO
 OF THIS SECTION.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD04821-01-1

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