BILL NO S07195
SAME AS No same as
Amd S397-a, Gen Bus L
Relates to the rebuttable presumption relating to identifying information on an
unsolicited advertisement in cities with a population of one million or more:
provides that such presumption shall apply if the advertising materials are
placed at any one premise.
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
I N S E N A T E
May 1, 2012
Introduced by Sen. AVELLA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Consumer Protection
AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to the rebuttable
presumption relating to identifying information on an unsolicited
advertisement in cities with a population of one million or more
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
1 Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 397-a of the general business law,
2 as amended by chapter 3 of the laws of 2008, is amended to read as
4 3. There shall be a rebuttable presumption that the person whose name,
5 telephone number, or other identifying information appears on any unso-
6 licited advertising materials described in subdivision one of this
7 section [and placed at two or more premises] shall be liable for any
8 violations of this section.
9 S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.