Bill Text: NY A05059 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Amended

Bill Title: Authorizes the sale of cider, mead, braggot and wine at games of chance.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 11-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-06-18 - substituted by s3281a [A05059 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-A05059-Amended.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK


                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                   IN ASSEMBLY

                                    February 7, 2019

        Introduced  by  M. of A. BARRETT, BUTTENSCHON, McDONALD, McMAHON -- read
          once and referred to the Committee on Economic Development --  commit-
          tee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recom-
          mitted to said committee

        AN ACT to amend the general municipal law, in  relation  to  authorizing
          the sale of cider, mead, braggot and wine at games of chance

          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:

     1    Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 194 of the general municipal  law,
     2  as  amended  by  chapter  550 of the laws of 1994, is amended to read as
     3  follows:
     4    3.  [Service  of  alcoholic  beverages.]  Subject  to  the  applicable
     5  provisions  of  the  alcoholic  beverage control law, beer, cider, mead,
     6  braggot and wine may be offered for sale during the conduct of games  of
     7  chance  on  games  of  chance  premises  as such premises are defined in
     8  subdivision nineteen of section one hundred eighty-six of this  article;
     9  provided,  however,  that nothing herein shall be construed to limit the
    10  offering for sale of any other alcoholic beverage in  areas  other  than
    11  the games of chance premises or the sale of any other alcoholic beverage
    12  in  premises where only the games of chance known as bell jar or raffles
    13  are conducted.
    14    § 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
    15  it shall have become a law.

         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.