Bill Text: NY A06552 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Allows brewery supply stores to sell beer for off premises consumption.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 11-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-03-11 - referred to economic development [A06552 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-A06552-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                     March 11, 2019
        Introduced by M. of A. BRABENEC -- read once and referred to the Commit-
          tee on Economic Development
        AN  ACT  to  amend  the  alcoholic  beverage control law, in relation to
          allowing brewery supply stores to sell beer for off premises  consump-
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Section 3 of the alcoholic beverage control law is  amended
     2  by adding a new subdivision 4-a to read as follows:
     3    4-a.  "Brewery  supply store" means and includes any place or premises
     4  where ingredients and equipment to make beer, wine and cider in the home
     5  are sold. A brewery supply store may be on the same premises as a  brew-
     6  ery.
     7    §  2.  Subdivision  4  of section 54 of the alcoholic beverage control
     8  law, as amended by chapter 503 of the laws of 1954, is amended  to  read
     9  as follows:
    10    4.  No  such  license  shall be issued, however, to any person for any
    11  premises other than a grocery store, drug store, brewery  supply  store,
    12  or duly licensed supply ship operating in harbors in Lake Erie.
    13    §  3.  This  act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall
    14  have become a law.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.