senate Bill S8855

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Authorizes retail licensees to purchase alcohol with a business payment card

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 03, 2022 committed to rules
May 11, 2022 advanced to third reading
May 10, 2022 2nd report cal.
May 09, 2022 1st report cal.1122
Apr 25, 2022 referred to investigations and government operations

Votes

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May 9, 2022 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

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Investigations and Government Operations Committee Vote: May 9, 2022

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S8855 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10401
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Alcoholic Beverage Control Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §101-aa, ABC L

S8855 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes retail licensees to purchase alcohol with a business payment card.

S8855 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8855 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   8855
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              April 25, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. KAMINSKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
   ment Operations
 
 AN ACT to amend the alcoholic  beverage  control  law,  in  relation  to
   authorizing  retail  licensees  to  purchase  alcohol  with a business
   payment card
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subdivision 1 of section 101-aa of the alcoholic beverage
 control law is amended by adding three new paragraphs g, h and i to read
 as follows:
   G. "BUSINESS PAYMENT CARD" MEANS: (1) ANY  CREDIT  CARD  ISSUED  TO  A
 RETAIL  LICENSEE FOR BUSINESS OR COMMERCIAL USE PURSUANT TO AN AGREEMENT
 THAT ALLOWS THE HOLDER THEREOF TO OBTAIN GOODS AND SERVICES ON THE CRED-
 IT OF THE ISSUER OR A DEBIT CARD THAT PROVIDES ACCESS TO A BANK  ACCOUNT
 OF A RETAIL LICENSEE; (2) A CREDIT OR DEBIT CARD FROM AN ISSUER ACCEPTED
 BY THE MANUFACTURER OR WHOLESALER AS PERMITTED BY THE AUTHORITY IN REGU-
 LATION;  AND  (3)  SUCH  CREDIT  CARD SHALL NOT INCLUDE CARDS IN WHICH A
 MANUFACTURER OR WHOLESALER HAS A FINANCIAL INTEREST OR  CARDS  BY  WHICH
 THEIR  USE  BENEFITS  A  MANUFACTURER OR WHOLESALER.   SUCH CARD MUST BE
 ISSUED IN THE SAME NAME AS A RETAIL LICENSEE AND REGISTERED TO THE  SAME
 ADDRESS  AS THE ADDRESS ON THE RETAIL LICENSE, OR AS OTHERWISE PERMITTED
 BY THE AUTHORITY IN REGULATION.
   H. "FINAL CASH INVOICE AMOUNT" MEANS THE AMOUNT CHARGED BY A  MANUFAC-
 TURER  OR WHOLESALER TO A RETAIL LICENSEE PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPHS (A) AND
 (B) OF SUBDIVISION TWO OF THIS SECTION.
   I. "FINAL BUSINESS PAYMENT  CARD  INVOICE  AMOUNT"  MEANS  THE  AMOUNT
 CHARGED BY A MANUFACTURER OR WHOLESALER TO A RETAIL LICENSEE PURSUANT TO
 PARAGRAPH  (C)  OF  SUBDIVISION TWO OF THIS SECTION; AND SHALL EQUAL THE
 FINAL CASH INVOICE AMOUNT PLUS THE EXACT SURCHARGES AND  FEES  THAT  ARE
 CHARGED  TO  THE MANUFACTURER OR WHOLESALER BY THE BUSINESS PAYMENT CARD
 ISSUER, OR A PERSON OR ENTITY ASSOCIATED WITH THE ISSUER.
   § 2. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 2 of section 101-aa of the alcoholic
 beverage control law, as amended by section 5 of subpart W of part XX of
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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