Bill Text: NY A06742 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Provides that liquor stores may open at ten am on Sundays; further allows such stores to be open on December 25th, Christmas day.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-03-18 - referred to economic development [A06742 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-A06742-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                     March 18, 2019
        Introduced  by M. of A. BURKE -- read once and referred to the Committee
          on Economic Development
        AN ACT to amend the alcoholic  beverage  control  law,  in  relation  to
          liquor store opening times on certain days
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 14 of section 105 of the alco-
     2  holic beverage control law, as amended by section 1 of part U of chapter
     3  63 of the laws of 2003, is amended to read as follows:
     4    (a) No premises licensed to sell liquor and/or wine  for  off-premises
     5  consumption shall be permitted to remain open:
     6    (i) On Sunday before [twelve] ten o'clock [post meridian] antemeridian
     7  and after nine o'clock post meridian.
     8    (ii) On any day between midnight and eight o'clock antemeridian.
     9    [(iii) On the twenty-fifth day of December, known as Christmas day.]
    10    In  any  community  where daylight saving time is in effect, such time
    11  shall be deemed the standard time for the purpose of this subdivision.
    12    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.