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A06368 Summary:

BILL NO    A06368 

SAME AS    No same as 

SPONSOR    Cook (MS)

COSPNSR    

MLTSPNSR   Clark, Hooper

Amd SS106 & 109, ABC L

Requires a retail licensee for on-premises consumption to maintain and make
available to customers, at no charge, a device which measures blood alcohol
content.
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A06368 Text:

                           S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
       ________________________________________________________________________

                                         6368

                              2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                                 I N  A S S E M B L Y

                                    March 20, 2015
                                      ___________

       Introduced  by  M.  of  A. COOK -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. CLARK,
         HOOPER -- read once and referred to the Committee on Economic Develop-
         ment

       AN ACT to amend the alcoholic  beverage  control  law,  in  relation  to
         requiring  retail  licensees  for  on-premises consumption to maintain
         devices which measure  blood  alcohol  content  for  optional  use  by
         patrons

         THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
       BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

    1    Section 1. Section 106  of  the  alcoholic  beverage  control  law  is
    2  amended by adding a new subdivision 18 to read as follows:
    3    18.  EACH  RETAIL  LICENSEE FOR ON-PREMISES CONSUMPTION SHALL KEEP AND
    4  MAINTAIN UPON THE LICENSED PREMISES A DEVICE APPROVED BY  THE  AUTHORITY
    5  WHICH  MEASURES  BLOOD  ALCOHOL CONTENT. SUCH DEVICE SHALL BE LOCATED IN
    6  ANY AREA EASILY ACCESSIBLE TO PATRONS AND SHALL BE  MADE  AVAILABLE  FOR
    7  USE BY PATRONS AT NO CHARGE.
    8    S  2.  Section 109 of the alcoholic beverage control law is amended by
    9  adding a new subdivision 3 to read as follows:
   10    3. ANY RENEWAL OF A LICENSE TO SELL AT RETAIL FOR ON-PREMISES CONSUMP-
   11  TION SHALL BE ACCOMPANIED BY PROOF THAT SUCH PREMISES IS EQUIPPED WITH A
   12  DEVICE TO MEASURE BLOOD ALCOHOL CONTENT PURSUANT TO SECTION ONE  HUNDRED
   13  SIX OF THIS ARTICLE.
   14    S  3.  This  act  shall take effect on the sixtieth day after it shall
   15  have become a law, provided, however that  the  state  liquor  authority
   16  shall  promulgate  any  rules  or  regulations  necessary for the timely
   17  implementation of this act on or before such date.


        EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                             [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                  LBD06994-01-5
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