Authorizes the division of lottery to sell advertising space on lottery tickets.
Ayes (58): Adams, Addabbo, Avella, Ball, Bonacic, Boyle, Breslin, Carlucci, DeFrancisco, Dilan, Farley, Felder, Flanagan, Fuschillo, Gallivan, Gianaris, Gipson, Golden, Griffo, Grisanti, Hannon, Hassell-Thomps, Hoylman, Kennedy, Klein, Lanza, Larkin, Latimer, LaValle, Libous, Little, Marcellino, Marchione, Martins, Maziarz, Montgomery, Nozzolio, O'Brien, O'Mara, Parker, Peralta, Ritchie, Rivera, Robach, Sampson, Sanders, Savino, Serrano, Seward, Skelos, Smith, Squadron, Stavisky, Stewart-Cousin, Tkaczyk, Valesky, Young, Zeldin
Nays (3): Diaz, Espaillat, Krueger
Excused (2): Perkins, Ranzenhofer
STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 3683 2013-2014 Regular Sessions IN SENATE February 11, 2013 ___________Introduced by Sen. SAVINO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Racing, Gaming and Wager- ing AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to authorizing the division of the lottery to sell advertising space on lottery tickets THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 1604 of the tax law is amended by adding a new subdivision d to read as follows: D. THE DIVISION, SUBJECT TO APPLICABLE LAWS RELATING TO PUBLIC CONTRACTS, MAY ENTER INTO CONTRACTS WITH ONE OR MORE PERSONS TO ALLOW THE PLACEMENT OF ADVERTISING OR PROMOTIONAL MATERIAL, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE PLACEMENT OF DISCOUNT COUPONS FOR RETAIL GOODS, ON LOTTERY TICKETS, SHARES, AND OTHER AVAILABLE MEDIA UNDER THE CONTROL OF THE DIVISION. HOWEVER, EXCEPT FOR ADVERTISING THAT PROMOTES RESPONSIBLE CONSUMPTION OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES, THE DIVISION SHALL NOT ALLOW THE PLACEMENT OF ADVERTISING FOR THE PROMOTION OF THE CONSUMPTION OF ALCO- HOLIC BEVERAGES OR TOBACCO PRODUCTS ON LOTTERY TICKETS UNDER THE CONTROL OF THE DIVISION. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD08673-01-3