Bill Text: NY A04153 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Relates to the promotion, market and sale of New York state farm products for holiday celebrations and decorations.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-03-19 - reported referred to ways and means [A04153 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-A04153-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                    February 1, 2019
        Introduced  by M. of A. GUNTHER -- read once and referred to the Commit-
          tee on Agriculture
        AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets  law,  in  relation  to  the
          promotion of New York state farm products for holiday celebrations
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Section 16 of the agriculture and markets law is amended by
     2  adding a new subdivision 2-f to read as follows:
     3    2-f. Aid in the promotion, marketing and sale of New York  state  farm
     4  products  used  for holiday celebrations and decorations, including, but
     5  not limited to, Christmas trees, wreaths, pumpkins,  flowers  and  other
     6  similar products in cooperation with the empire state development corpo-
     7  ration  by  providing  listings of such growers and suppliers to vendors
     8  selling such products and to municipalities that may provide such infor-
     9  mation to vendors selling such products on municipal sidewalks, lots  or
    10  streets.
    11    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.