Bill Text: NY S04139 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Establishes a temporary liquor permit for distillers with a class D distiller's license for events located in a municipality with a population of less than one million.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-03-01 - REFERRED TO INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS [S04139 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-S04139-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                    IN SENATE
                                      March 1, 2019
        Introduced  by  Sen. RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
          ment Operations
        AN ACT to amend the alcoholic  beverage  control  law,  in  relation  to
          establishing a temporary liquor permit
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. The alcoholic beverage control law is amended by  adding  a
     2  new section 97-b to read as follows:
     3    §  97-b.  Temporary  liquor  permit.  The  liquor  authority is hereby
     4  authorized to issue temporary permits effective  for  a  period  not  to
     5  exceed  twenty-four  consecutive  hours to authorize the sale of liquor,
     6  alcohol  and  spirits  manufactured  by  a  distiller  with  a  class  D
     7  distiller's  license as defined in section sixty-one of this chapter, at
     8  outdoor or indoor gatherings, functions, occasions or events located  in
     9  a  municipality  with  a population of less than one million, within the
    10  hours fixed by or pursuant to subdivision five of  section  one  hundred
    11  six  of  this  chapter, during which alcoholic beverages may lawfully be
    12  sold or served upon premises licensed to  sell  alcoholic  beverages  at
    13  retail  for on-premises consumption in the community in which is located
    14  the premises in which such gathering, function,  occasion  or  event  is
    15  held.  The fee for such permit shall be seventy-two dollars. Such permit
    16  and the exercise of the privilege granted thereby shall  be  subject  to
    17  such rules of the liquor authority as it deems necessary.
    18    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.