Meeting Name: Committee on Health Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 8/8/2017 10:30 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: 250 Broadway - Committee Rm, 16th Fl.
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda Published minutes: Minutes Minutes  
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Attachments: Attachments - Int. No. 484-A, Attachments - Int. No. 1131-B, Attachments - Int. No. 1471-A, Attachments - Int. No. 1532-A, Attachments - Int. No. 1544-B, Attachments - Int. No. 1547-A, Attachments - Int. No. 1585-A
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Int 0484-2014 *James VaccaProposed Int. No. 484-AProhibiting smoking and the use of electronic cigarettes in the common areas of all multiple dwellings.IntroductionThis bill would prohibit smoking and the use of electronic cigarettes in common areas in multiple dwellings with fewer than ten units. These activities are already illegal in common areas in multiple dwellings with ten or more units.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0484-2014 *James Vacca Prohibiting smoking and the use of electronic cigarettes in the common areas of all multiple dwellings.IntroductionThis bill would prohibit smoking and the use of electronic cigarettes in common areas in multiple dwellings with fewer than ten units. These activities are already illegal in common areas in multiple dwellings with ten or more units.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 0484-2014 *James Vacca Prohibiting smoking and the use of electronic cigarettes in the common areas of all multiple dwellings.IntroductionThis bill would prohibit smoking and the use of electronic cigarettes in common areas in multiple dwellings with fewer than ten units. These activities are already illegal in common areas in multiple dwellings with ten or more units.Amended by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0484-2014 AJames Vacca Prohibiting smoking and the use of electronic cigarettes in the common areas of all multiple dwellings.IntroductionThis bill would prohibit smoking and the use of electronic cigarettes in common areas in multiple dwellings with fewer than ten units. These activities are already illegal in common areas in multiple dwellings with ten or more units.Approved by CommitteePass Action details Not available
Int 1131-2016 *Brad S. LanderProposed Int. No. 1131-BSale of tobacco products in pharmacies.IntroductionThis bill would prohibit pharmacies, or retail stores that contain pharmacies, from selling tobacco products.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1131-2016 *Brad S. Lander Sale of tobacco products in pharmacies.IntroductionThis bill would prohibit pharmacies, or retail stores that contain pharmacies, from selling tobacco products.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 1131-2016 *Brad S. Lander Sale of tobacco products in pharmacies.IntroductionThis bill would prohibit pharmacies, or retail stores that contain pharmacies, from selling tobacco products.Amended by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1131-2016 BBrad S. Lander Sale of tobacco products in pharmacies.IntroductionThis bill would prohibit pharmacies, or retail stores that contain pharmacies, from selling tobacco products.Approved by CommitteePass Action details Not available
Int 1471-2017 *Corey D. JohnsonProposed Int. No. 1471-AIncreasing the retail cigarette dealer license fee.IntroductionThis bill would raise the biennial fee for a Cigarette Retail Dealer License from $110 to $200. This license is required to sell tobacco directly to consumers.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1471-2017 *Corey D. Johnson Increasing the retail cigarette dealer license fee.IntroductionThis bill would raise the biennial fee for a Cigarette Retail Dealer License from $110 to $200. This license is required to sell tobacco directly to consumers.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 1471-2017 *Corey D. Johnson Increasing the retail cigarette dealer license fee.IntroductionThis bill would raise the biennial fee for a Cigarette Retail Dealer License from $110 to $200. This license is required to sell tobacco directly to consumers.Amended by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1471-2017 ACorey D. Johnson Increasing the retail cigarette dealer license fee.IntroductionThis bill would raise the biennial fee for a Cigarette Retail Dealer License from $110 to $200. This license is required to sell tobacco directly to consumers.Approved by CommitteePass Action details Not available
Int 1532-2017 *Fernando Cabrera Proposed Int. No. 1532-ARegulation of electronic cigarettes and the licensing of electronic cigarette retail dealers.IntroductionThis bill would require a license to sell electronic cigarettes, similar to the license that is currently required to sell cigarettes. It would also cap the number of electronic cigarette retailers at half the current number, by community district, with the reduction in number coming through attrition. Existing sellers would be able to continue to renew their license so long as they meet all applicable licensure requirements.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1532-2017 *Fernando Cabrera  Regulation of electronic cigarettes and the licensing of electronic cigarette retail dealers.IntroductionThis bill would require a license to sell electronic cigarettes, similar to the license that is currently required to sell cigarettes. It would also cap the number of electronic cigarette retailers at half the current number, by community district, with the reduction in number coming through attrition. Existing sellers would be able to continue to renew their license so long as they meet all applicable licensure requirements.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 1532-2017 *Fernando Cabrera  Regulation of electronic cigarettes and the licensing of electronic cigarette retail dealers.IntroductionThis bill would require a license to sell electronic cigarettes, similar to the license that is currently required to sell cigarettes. It would also cap the number of electronic cigarette retailers at half the current number, by community district, with the reduction in number coming through attrition. Existing sellers would be able to continue to renew their license so long as they meet all applicable licensure requirements.Amended by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1532-2017 AFernando Cabrera  Regulation of electronic cigarettes and the licensing of electronic cigarette retail dealers.IntroductionThis bill would require a license to sell electronic cigarettes, similar to the license that is currently required to sell cigarettes. It would also cap the number of electronic cigarette retailers at half the current number, by community district, with the reduction in number coming through attrition. Existing sellers would be able to continue to renew their license so long as they meet all applicable licensure requirements.Approved by CommitteePass Action details Not available
Int 1544-2017 *Corey D. JohnsonProposed Int. No. 1544-BRegulation of retail dealers of tobacco products and of electronic cigarettes, the establishment of price floors and minimum package sizes for tobacco products and shisha, and the establishment of a tax on tobacco products other than cigarettes.IntroductionThis bill would establish or increase the price floor for packages of cigarettes, tobacco products, and non-tobacco shisha, and set minimum package sizes for those products that don’t already have one. The cigarette package price would rise from $10.50 to $13 per package, while smokeless tobacco and shisha packages would be set at $8 and $17, respectively. The cigar price floor would be calculated at a rate of $6 plus $1.75 per cigar in a package, except for individually packaged cigars, which would have a minimum price of $8. It would also tax cigars, little cigars, smokeless tobacco, tobacco-containing shisha, and loose tobacco at a rate of 10% of the minimum price, with proceeds going to fund public housing. Retail dealers of cigarettes and e-cigarettes would also be prohibited from delivering cigarettes, tobacco products, and e-cigarettes to consumers under this bill.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1544-2017 *Corey D. Johnson Regulation of retail dealers of tobacco products and of electronic cigarettes, the establishment of price floors and minimum package sizes for tobacco products and shisha, and the establishment of a tax on tobacco products other than cigarettes.IntroductionThis bill would establish or increase the price floor for packages of cigarettes, tobacco products, and non-tobacco shisha, and set minimum package sizes for those products that don’t already have one. The cigarette package price would rise from $10.50 to $13 per package, while smokeless tobacco and shisha packages would be set at $8 and $17, respectively. The cigar price floor would be calculated at a rate of $6 plus $1.75 per cigar in a package, except for individually packaged cigars, which would have a minimum price of $8. It would also tax cigars, little cigars, smokeless tobacco, tobacco-containing shisha, and loose tobacco at a rate of 10% of the minimum price, with proceeds going to fund public housing. Retail dealers of cigarettes and e-cigarettes would also be prohibited from delivering cigarettes, tobacco products, and e-cigarettes to consumers under this bill.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 1544-2017 *Corey D. Johnson Regulation of retail dealers of tobacco products and of electronic cigarettes, the establishment of price floors and minimum package sizes for tobacco products and shisha, and the establishment of a tax on tobacco products other than cigarettes.IntroductionThis bill would establish or increase the price floor for packages of cigarettes, tobacco products, and non-tobacco shisha, and set minimum package sizes for those products that don’t already have one. The cigarette package price would rise from $10.50 to $13 per package, while smokeless tobacco and shisha packages would be set at $8 and $17, respectively. The cigar price floor would be calculated at a rate of $6 plus $1.75 per cigar in a package, except for individually packaged cigars, which would have a minimum price of $8. It would also tax cigars, little cigars, smokeless tobacco, tobacco-containing shisha, and loose tobacco at a rate of 10% of the minimum price, with proceeds going to fund public housing. Retail dealers of cigarettes and e-cigarettes would also be prohibited from delivering cigarettes, tobacco products, and e-cigarettes to consumers under this bill.Amended by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1544-2017 BCorey D. Johnson Regulation of retail dealers of tobacco products and of electronic cigarettes, the establishment of price floors and minimum package sizes for tobacco products and shisha, and the establishment of a tax on tobacco products other than cigarettes.IntroductionThis bill would establish or increase the price floor for packages of cigarettes, tobacco products, and non-tobacco shisha, and set minimum package sizes for those products that don’t already have one. The cigarette package price would rise from $10.50 to $13 per package, while smokeless tobacco and shisha packages would be set at $8 and $17, respectively. The cigar price floor would be calculated at a rate of $6 plus $1.75 per cigar in a package, except for individually packaged cigars, which would have a minimum price of $8. It would also tax cigars, little cigars, smokeless tobacco, tobacco-containing shisha, and loose tobacco at a rate of 10% of the minimum price, with proceeds going to fund public housing. Retail dealers of cigarettes and e-cigarettes would also be prohibited from delivering cigarettes, tobacco products, and e-cigarettes to consumers under this bill.Approved by CommitteePass Action details Not available
Int 1547-2017 *Brad S. LanderProposed Int. No. 1547-AExpanding the retail dealer license to include retailers of tobacco products and setting caps on retail dealer licenses, and to repeal subdivision c of section 17-702, relating to the definition of cigarette license.IntroductionThis bill expands the current requirement to possess a retail dealer license to sell cigarettes to include all retailers that sell any type of tobacco products. The bill will also restrict the availability of new retail dealer licenses by capping the number of tobacco retailer licenses in each community district at half the current number. The community district caps would not affect existing licensees who may continue to renew their licenses.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1547-2017 *Brad S. Lander Expanding the retail dealer license to include retailers of tobacco products and setting caps on retail dealer licenses, and to repeal subdivision c of section 17-702, relating to the definition of cigarette license.IntroductionThis bill expands the current requirement to possess a retail dealer license to sell cigarettes to include all retailers that sell any type of tobacco products. The bill will also restrict the availability of new retail dealer licenses by capping the number of tobacco retailer licenses in each community district at half the current number. The community district caps would not affect existing licensees who may continue to renew their licenses.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 1547-2017 *Brad S. Lander Expanding the retail dealer license to include retailers of tobacco products and setting caps on retail dealer licenses, and to repeal subdivision c of section 17-702, relating to the definition of cigarette license.IntroductionThis bill expands the current requirement to possess a retail dealer license to sell cigarettes to include all retailers that sell any type of tobacco products. The bill will also restrict the availability of new retail dealer licenses by capping the number of tobacco retailer licenses in each community district at half the current number. The community district caps would not affect existing licensees who may continue to renew their licenses.Amended by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1547-2017 ABrad S. Lander Expanding the retail dealer license to include retailers of tobacco products and setting caps on retail dealer licenses, and to repeal subdivision c of section 17-702, relating to the definition of cigarette license.IntroductionThis bill expands the current requirement to possess a retail dealer license to sell cigarettes to include all retailers that sell any type of tobacco products. The bill will also restrict the availability of new retail dealer licenses by capping the number of tobacco retailer licenses in each community district at half the current number. The community district caps would not affect existing licensees who may continue to renew their licenses.Approved by CommitteePass Action details Not available
Int 1585-2017 *Ritchie J. TorresProposed Int. No. 1585-ADisclosure of smoking policies for class A multiple dwellings.IntroductionThis bill would require rental apartment buildings, as well as co-op and condo buildings, to create a smoking policy for the building. It would not dictate the contents of this policy. This policy would be required to be provided annually to tenants, and incorporated into leases and purchase agreements.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1585-2017 *Ritchie J. Torres Disclosure of smoking policies for class A multiple dwellings.IntroductionThis bill would require rental apartment buildings, as well as co-op and condo buildings, to create a smoking policy for the building. It would not dictate the contents of this policy. This policy would be required to be provided annually to tenants, and incorporated into leases and purchase agreements.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 1585-2017 *Ritchie J. Torres Disclosure of smoking policies for class A multiple dwellings.IntroductionThis bill would require rental apartment buildings, as well as co-op and condo buildings, to create a smoking policy for the building. It would not dictate the contents of this policy. This policy would be required to be provided annually to tenants, and incorporated into leases and purchase agreements.Amended by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1585-2017 ARitchie J. Torres Disclosure of smoking policies for class A multiple dwellings.IntroductionThis bill would require rental apartment buildings, as well as co-op and condo buildings, to create a smoking policy for the building. It would not dictate the contents of this policy. This policy would be required to be provided annually to tenants, and incorporated into leases and purchase agreements.Approved by CommitteePass Action details Not available