Bill Text: NY S01847 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Requires at least one member of the state liquor authority appointed by the governor to be a resident of New York city.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)

Status: (Engrossed) 2019-04-08 - referred to economic development [S01847 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-S01847-Introduced.html


                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
                                          1847
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                    IN SENATE
                                    January 16, 2019
                                       ___________
        Introduced by Sens. HOYLMAN, KAVANAGH -- read twice and ordered printed,
          and  when  printed  to be committed to the Committee on Investigations
          and Government Operations
        AN ACT to amend the alcoholic  beverage  control  law,  in  relation  to
          requiring  at least one member of the state liquor authority appointed
          by the governor to be a resident of New York city
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section  1.  Section  11  of  the  alcoholic  beverage control law, as
     2  amended by section 2 of part E of chapter 57 of the  laws  of  2011,  is
     3  amended to read as follows:
     4    § 11. Appointment  of authority. The members of the authority shall be
     5  appointed by the governor by and with the  advice  and  consent  of  the
     6  senate.  Not  more than two members of the authority shall belong to the
     7  same political party and one member of the authority shall be a resident
     8  of New York city.  The chairman of the state alcoholic beverage  control
     9  board  heretofore  appointed  and  designated  by  the  governor and the
    10  remaining members of such board heretofore  appointed  by  the  governor
    11  shall  continue  to serve as chairman and members of the authority until
    12  the expiration of the respective terms for which  they  were  appointed.
    13  Upon  the  expiration  of  such  respective terms the successors of such
    14  chairman and members shall be appointed to serve for  a  term  of  three
    15  years each and until their successors have been appointed and qualified.
    16  The  commissioners,  other  than the chairman shall, when performing the
    17  work of the authority, be compensated at a rate  of  two  hundred  sixty
    18  dollars  per  day,  together  with an allowance for actual and necessary
    19  expenses incurred in the discharge of their duties. The  chairman  shall
    20  receive  an  annual salary established in section one hundred sixty-nine
    21  of the executive law.
    22    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD05681-01-9
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