Bill Text: NY S01593 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Provides that the metropolitan transportation authority shall not disallow advertisements that promote any alcoholic beverage.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-01-15 - REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION [S01593 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-S01593-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                    IN SENATE
                                    January 15, 2019
        Introduced  by  Sen.  O'MARA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation
        AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation  to  prohibiting
          the  metropolitan transportation authority from disallowing the adver-
          tisement of alcohol products
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section  1.  Subdivision  14 of section 1265 of the public authorities
     2  law, as renumbered by chapter 634 of the laws  of  1965,  is  renumbered
     3  subdivision 15 and a new subdivision 14 is added to read as follows:
     4    14.  The  authority shall not disallow advertisements that promote any
     5  alcoholic beverage, as defined in subdivision one of  section  three  of
     6  the alcoholic beverage control law, on any property owned or operated by
     7  the authority. Any such disallowance of alcoholic beverage advertisement
     8  shall be voided.
     9    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.