NYS Alcoholic Beverage Control Law

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Common Alcoholic Beverage Control Law Violations
ABC Law65(1)        Selling/giving alcohol to person under 21
ABC Laws65(2)        Selling or giving alcohol to intox. person
ABC Law65-b 2(a) Person under 21 presenting fraudulent ID
NY ABC Law65-c         Possession of alcohol by person under 21 with intent to consume
NYS ABC Laws100(1)      No alcoholic beverage license
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Laws of New York - Alcoholic Beverage Control Law

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Article 1 (1-3) Short title; policy of state and purpose of chapter;definitions
ARTICLE 1 - SHORT TITLE, POLICY OF STATE, PURPOSE OF CHAPTER, DEFINITIONS
S 1. Short Title
S 2. Policy of state and purpose of chapter
S 3. Definitions
Article 2 (10-19) Liquor authority
ARTICLE 2 - LIQUOR AUTHORITY
S 10. State liquor authority
S 11. Appointment of authority
S 12. Expenses
S 13. Removal
S 14. Vacancies; quorum
S 15. Officers; employees; offices
S 16. Disqualification of members and employees of authority
S 17. Powers of the authority
S 18. Powers and duties of the chairman
S 19. Oath of office
Article 4 (50-57a) Special provisions relating to beer
ARTICLE 4 - SPECIAL PROVISIONS RELATING TO BEER
S 50. Kinds of licenses
S 51. Brewer's license
S 51-A. Farm brewery license
S 52. Brewer's retail license
S 53. Wholesaler's license
S 53-A. Vendor's license
S 54. License to sell beer at retail for consumption off the premises
S 54-A. License to sell beer and wine products at retail for consumption off the premises
S 55. License to sell beer at retail for consumption on the premises
S 55-A. License to sell beer at retail, in certain counties, for consumption at baseball parks...
S 55-B. Manner of changing beer prices to wholesalers and retail licensees
S 55-C. Agreements between brewers and beer wholesalers
S 56. License fees
S 56-A. Filing fees and refunds
S 57. License fees; when due and payable; fee for part of year
S 57-A. Change in duration of licenses
Article 4-A (58-59) Special provisions relating to cider
ARTICLE 4 - SPECIAL PROVISIONS RELATING TO CIDER
S 58. Cider producers' or wholesalers' license
S 58-A. Sale of cider by wholesale beer licensees
S 58-B. Retail sale of cider by wholesale licensees
S 58-C. Farm cidery license
S 59. Authorization for sale of cider by retail licensees
Article 5 (60-67) Special provisions relating to liquor
ARTICLE 5 - SPECIAL PROVISIONS RELATING TO LIQUOR
S 60. Kinds of licenses
S 61. Distiller's licenses
S 62. Wholesaler's liquor license
S 63. Seven day license to sell liquor at retail for consumption off the premises
S 63-A. Liquor tasting
S 64. License to sell liquor at retail for consumption on the premises
S 64-A. Special license to sell liquor at retail for consumption on the premises
S 64-B. License to sell liquor on premises commonly known as a bottle club
S 64-C. License to manufacture and sell alcoholic beverages in a premises...
S 64-D. License to sell liquor on premises commonly known as a cabaret
S 65. Prohibited sales
S 65-A. Procuring alcoholic beverages for persons under the age of twenty-one years
S 65-B. Offense for one under age of twenty-one years to purchase or attempt to purchase...
S 65-C. Unlawful possession of an alcoholic beverage with the intent to consume by persons...
S 65-D. Posting of signs
S 66. License fees
S 67. License fees, duration of licenses; fee for part of year
Article 6 (75-85) Special provisions relating to wine
ARTICLE 6 - SPECIAL PROVISIONS RELATING TO WINE
S 75. Kinds of licenses
S 76. Winery license
S 76-A. Farm winery license
S 76-B. Temporary winery or farm winery permit
S 76-C. Special winery license
S 76-D. Special farm winery license
S 76-E. Special provisions relating to wineries and farm wineries holding a distiller's license
S 76-F. Roadside farm market license Effective Date: 03/26/2014
S 78. Wholesaler's wine license
S 79. Seven day license to sell wine at retail for consumption off the premises
S 79-A. Authorization to sell wine products by certain licensees for consumption off the premises
S 79-B. Authorization to sell wine products by certain licensees for consumption on the premises
S 79-C. Direct interstate wine shipments
S 79-D. Direct intrastate wine shipments
S 80. Wine tasting
S 81. License to sell wine at retail for consumption on the premises
S 81-A. Special license to sell wine at retail for consumption on the premises
S 82. Prohibited sales
S 83. License fees
S 84. License fees; when due and payable; fee for part of year
S 85. Purchase from private collection
Article 7 (90-99g) Special permits
ARTICLE 7 - SPECIAL PERMITS
S 90. Kinds of permits
S 91. Industrial alcohol permit
S 91-A. Industrial alcohol manufacturers' permits
S 92. Alcohol permit
S 92-A. Alcohol distributors' permits
S 93. Solicitor's permit
S 93-A. Broker's permit
S 94. Trucking permit
S 95. Drug store permit
S 96. Warehouse permit
S 96-A. Bottling permit
S 96-B. Reconditioning permit
S 97. Temporary beer and wine permit
S 97-A. Temporary retail permit
S 98. Caterer's permit
S 99. Special permit to remain open during certain hours of the morning
S 99-A. Charitable permits
S 99-B. Miscellaneous permits
S 99-D. Miscellaneous fees
S 99-E. Change in duration of permits
S 99-F. Special permits for minors to entertain
S 99-G. Sale of privately held wines and liquors
Article 8 (100-131) General provisions
ARTICLE 8 - GENERAL PROVISIONS
S 100. Alcoholic beverages generally
S 101. Manufacturers and wholesalers not to be interested in retail places
S 101-AA. Terms of sale
S 101-AAA. Terms of sale; beer or wine products
S 101-B. Unlawful discriminations prohibited; filing of schedules; schedule listing fund
S 102. General prohibitions and restrictions
S 103. Provisions governing manufacturers
S 104. Provisions governing wholesalers
S 104-A. Provisions governing vendors
S 105. Provisions governing licensees to sell at retail for consumption off the premises
S 105-A. Sale of beer at retail on Sunday
S 105-B. Posting of certain signs
S 106. Provisions governing licensees to sell at retail for consumption on the premises
S 106-A. Notice of arrest and convictions
S 106-B. Provisions for governing sports facilities operators and retail licenses...
S 107. Advertising and forms of notices of the issuance of licenses
S 107-A. Labeling containers of alcoholic beverages
S 108. Restrictions upon licensees
S 109. Renewals of licenses and permits
S 110. Information to be requested in applications for licenses or permits
S 110-A. Notice of application for certain licenses to be published by applicant
S 110-B. Notification to municipalities
S 111. License to be confined to premises licensed
S 112. Bonds of licensees and permittees
S 113. Premises for which no license shall be granted
S 114. Licenses, publication, general provisions
S 114-A. License or permit issuance and registration approval
S 115. Rules need not be uniform
S 116. Deliveries of alcoholic beverages
S 117. Transportation of alcoholic beverages
S 117-A. Unlimited drink offerings prohibited
S 117-B. Possession or use of alcohol vaporizing devices prohibited
S 118. Revocation of licenses for cause
S 119. Procedure for revocation or cancellation
S 120. Decisions by liquor authority
S 120-A. Corporate change; hearing on application
S 121. Review by courts
S 122. Continuance of business by receiver or other representative
S 123. Injunction for unlawful manufacturing, sale or consumption of liquor, wine or beer
S 124. Liquor authority to be necessary party to certain proceedings
S 125. Disposition of moneys received for license fees
S 126. Persons forbidden to traffic in alcoholic beverages
S 127. Surrender and cancellation of licenses; payment of refunds; notice to police officials
S 127-A. Surrender and cancellation of permits; payment of refunds; notice to police officials
S 127-B. Payment of refunds on special permits and notice to police officers
S 127-C. Refunds on licenses and permits erroneously or unlawfully cancelled, revoked or suspended
S 127-D. Refunds on over-payment of fees; permit not issued
S 128. Certain officials not to be interested in manufacture or sale of alcoholic beverages
S 128-A. Police officers allowed to work in licensed premises in certain cases
S 129. Surrender of license; notice to police officials
S 130. Penalties for violations of chapter
S 131. New York alcoholic beverage control problem premises task force
Article 9 (140-147) Local option
ARTICLE 9 - LOCAL OPTION
S 140. Applicability of chapter before local option
S 141. Local option for towns
S 142. Local option for cities
S 143. Filing certificate of result with liquor authority
S 144. Contesting validity of petition
S 145. False statements and forgery
S 147. Effective duration of local option determination
Article 10 (150-155) Special provisions relating to illicit alcoholic beverages and stills
ARTICLE 10 - SPECIAL PROVISIONS ILLICIT ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES STILLS
S 150. Definitions
S 151. Possession of illicit alcoholic beverages
S 152. Sale of illicit alcoholic beverages
S 153. Stills and distilling apparatus
S 154. Premises used for manufacture or storage of illicit alcoholic beverages
S 155. Punishment for second offenders
Article 11 (160-164) Miscellaneous provisions;laws repealed;time of taking effect
ARTICLE 11 - MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS
S 160. Construction of chapter
S 161. Invalidity; effect of
S 162. Laws repealed; effect of repeal; saving clause
S 163. Time of taking effect
S 164. Saving clause on repeal of article three
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