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S00709 Summary:

BILL NOS00709
 
SAME ASSAME AS A04697
 
SPONSORFUNKE
 
COSPNSR
 
MLTSPNSR
 
Amd 1351, Pub Health L; add 383, Lab L; add 17-324.1, NYC Ad Cd
 
Relates to providing notice to restaurants or other eating establishments of any new or amended regulations.
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S00709 Text:



 
                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                           709
 
                               2017-2018 Regular Sessions
 
                    IN SENATE
 
                                     January 4, 2017
                                       ___________
 
        Introduced  by  Sen.  FUNKE  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed to the Committee on Health
 
        AN ACT to amend the public health law, the labor law and the administra-
          tive code of the city of New York, in relation to providing notice  to
          restaurants of any regulation changes

          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
 
     1    Section 1. Section 1351 of the public health law is amended to read as
     2  follows:
     3    § 1351. Food places; duty to permit inspections; notice of  regulation
     4  changes.    1. Every owner, operator, lessor, lessee or person in charge
     5  of any hotel, restaurant, dining room,  dining  car,  drug  store,  soda
     6  fountain,  steamboat  or other place engaged in the preparation, sale or
     7  service of food for and to the general  public,  and  every  officer  or
     8  other person in charge of any public, penal or charitable institution in
     9  this  state, shall permit the commissioner or his duly authorized agents
    10  or employees to have access to all parts of any and all of  such  places
    11  herein  mentioned  wherein  food  is  stored, prepared or served for the
    12  purpose of ascertaining whether  the  provisions  of  sections  thirteen
    13  hundred  fifty  to thirteen hundred fifty-two, inclusive, of this [chap-
    14  ter] title, and the provisions of the sanitary code  and  provisions  of
    15  local ordinances or regulations are being observed.
    16    2. Any state, city or local regulatory body, including the department,
    17  responsible  for  setting  and/or enforcing health standards for restau-
    18  rants and/or other eating establishments shall:
    19    (a) notify such establishments in writing of any new or amended  rules
    20  and regulations affecting such establishments; and
    21    (b)  provide  at  least sixty days after the notice described in para-
    22  graph (a) of this subdivision is rendered before enforcing such  new  or
    23  amended regulations.
 
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD04142-01-7

        S. 709                              2
 
     1    §  2.  The labor law is amended by adding a new section 383 to read as
     2  follows:
     3    §  383.  Restaurant  notification  of new or amended regulations.  Any
     4  state, city or local regulatory body, including the department responsi-
     5  ble for setting and/or enforcing health standards for restaurants and/or
     6  other eating establishments shall:
     7    1. notify such establishments in writing of any new or  amended  rules
     8  and regulations affecting such establishments; and
     9    2.  provide at least sixty days after the notice described in subdivi-
    10  sion one of this section  is  rendered  before  enforcing  such  new  or
    11  amended regulations.
    12    §  3.  The  administrative  code of the city of New York is amended by
    13  adding a new section 17-324.1 to read as follows:
    14    § 17-324.1 Restaurant notification of new or amended regulations.  Any
    15  state, city or local regulatory body,  responsible  for  setting  and/or
    16  enforcing  health  standards  for restaurants and/or other eating estab-
    17  lishments shall:
    18    1. notify such establishments in writing of any new or  amended  rules
    19  and regulations affecting such establishments; and
    20    2.  provide at least sixty days after the notice described in subdivi-
    21  sion one of this section  is  rendered  before  enforcing  such  new  or
    22  amended regulations.
    23    § 4. This act shall take effect immediately.
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