Bill S4431-2011

Designates sweet corn as the state vegetable

Designates sweet corn as the state vegetable.

Details

Actions

  • Jun 21, 2012: COMMITTED TO RULES
  • Feb 7, 2012: ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • Feb 6, 2012: 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • Jan 31, 2012: 1ST REPORT CAL.150
  • Jan 4, 2012: REFERRED TO INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS
  • Jan 4, 2012: returned to senate
  • Jan 4, 2012: died in assembly
  • Jun 21, 2011: referred to governmental operations
  • Jun 21, 2011: DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • Jun 21, 2011: PASSED SENATE
  • May 16, 2011: ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • May 11, 2011: 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • May 10, 2011: 1ST REPORT CAL.591
  • Apr 5, 2011: REFERRED TO INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS

Meetings

Calendars

Votes

VOTE: COMMITTEE VOTE: - Investigations and Government Operations - May 10, 2011
Ayes (5): Marcellino, Alesi, Golden, Nozzolio, Diaz
Ayes W/R (3): Zeldin, Squadron, Peralta
VOTE: COMMITTEE VOTE: - Investigations and Government Operations - Jan 31, 2012
Ayes (6): Marcellino, Alesi, Golden, Nozzolio, Zeldin, Diaz
Ayes W/R (2): Squadron, Peralta

Memo

BILL NUMBER:S4431

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the state law, in relation to making sweet corn the state vegetable

PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To establish sweet corn as the official vegetable of New York state.

SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Amends the State law by adding a new section 89 designating sweet corn as the official vegetable of the state of New York.

JUSTIFICATION: Sweet corn is one of the leading agricultural produce in the state of New York producing $70 Million in cash receipts in 2005 and is the lead fresh produce vegetable sold in New York state.

PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: S.3919 of 2007/2008 S.4238 of 2009/2010

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None.

EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately.


Text

STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 4431 2011-2012 Regular Sessions IN SENATE April 5, 2011 ___________
Introduced by Sen. NOZZOLIO -- 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 state law, in relation to making sweet corn the state vegetable THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The state law is amended by adding a new section 89 to read as follows: S 89. STATE VEGETABLE. SWEET CORN SHALL BE THE OFFICIAL VEGETABLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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