|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 24, 2022||referred to racing and wagering|
delivered to assembly
|Feb 16, 2022||advanced to third reading|
|Feb 15, 2022||2nd report cal.|
|Feb 14, 2022||1st report cal.474|
|Jan 12, 2022||referred to racing, gaming and wagering|
senate Bill S7856
Current Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S7856 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- Racing, Pari-Mutuel Wagering and Breeding Law
- Laws Affected:
- Add §503-b, amd §517, RWB L
S7856 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Prohibits regional off-track betting corporations from providing items of value exceeding fifteen dollars to any board member, officer, or employee of the corporation, any contractor, subcontractor, consultant, or other agent of the corporation, or any spouse, child, sibling or parent of such persons; adds reporting requirements for regional off-track betting corporations.
S7856 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7856 SPONSOR: KENNEDY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law, in relation to prohibiting regional off-track betting corporations from providing items of value exceeding fifteen dollars to certain associates of the corporation PURPOSE: This legislation would prohibit an OTB board member, officer, employee, contractor, subcontractor, consultant, or other agent of the corpo- ration, or any spouse, child, sibling or parent residing in the princi- pal place of abode of any of the foregoing persons, or any business, professional, or personal associates of any of the foregoing persons, from receiving any event tickets, beverages, food, or other thing of value that exceeds a value of fifteen dollars, except as otherwise explicitly provided in the law. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS:
S7856 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7856 I N S E N A T E January 12, 2022 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KENNEDY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Racing, Gaming and Wager- ing AN ACT to amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law, in relation to prohibiting regional off-track betting corporations from providing items of value exceeding fifteen dollars to certain associ- ates of the corporation THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law is amended by adding a new section 503-b to read as follows: § 503-B. PROMOTIONAL SPENDING RESTRICTED FROM CORPORATION ASSOCIATES. NO REGIONAL OFF-TRACK BETTING CORPORATION OR ANY SUBSIDIARY WHOLLY OR PARTIALLY CONTROLLED BY SUCH REGIONAL OFF-TRACK BETTING CORPORATION, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO VIDEO LOTTERY TERMINAL FACILITIES, SHALL MAKE AVAILABLE TO ANY BOARD MEMBER, OFFICER, OR EMPLOYEE OF THE CORPO- RATION, ANY CONTRACTOR, SUBCONTRACTOR, CONSULTANT, OR OTHER AGENT OF THE CORPORATION, OR ANY SPOUSE, CHILD, SIBLING OR PARENT RESIDING IN THE PRINCIPAL PLACE OF ABODE OF ANY OF THE FOREGOING PERSONS, OR ANY BUSI- NESS, PROFESSIONAL, OR PERSONAL ASSOCIATES OF ANY OF THE FOREGOING PERSONS, ANY EVENT TICKETS, BEVERAGES, FOOD, OR OTHER THING OF VALUE THAT EXCEEDS A VALUE OF FIFTEEN DOLLARS, EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE EXPLICITLY PROVIDED IN THIS CHAPTER. THIS LIMITATION SHALL APPLY, BUT NOT BE LIMIT- ED TO, THE MARKETING PLAN AND PROMOTIONAL ACTIVITIES OF THE CORPORATION. ALL PROMOTIONAL AND MARKETING ACTIVITIES OF THE CORPORATION SHALL BE SUBJECT TO APPROVAL AND OVERSIGHT BY THE GAMING COMMISSION, WHICH SHALL ENSURE THAT SUCH MARKETING PLAN AND ACTIVITIES OF THE CORPORATION PROHIBIT SELF-DEALING. § 2. Section 517 of the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law, as amended by chapter 243 of the laws of 2020, is amended to read as follows: § 517. Annual reports. In addition to the reports required by article five-a of this chapter, within one hundred twenty days after the end of the fiscal year of the corporation, the directors thereof shall submit EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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