senate Bill S4300

Signed by Governor

Authorizes the county of Rockland to impose an additional rate of sales and compensating use taxes

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Bill Status


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor
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  • 28 / Mar / 2011
    • REFERRED TO INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS
  • 24 / May / 2011
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.834
  • 25 / May / 2011
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 01 / Jun / 2011
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 15 / Jun / 2011
    • PASSED SENATE
  • 15 / Jun / 2011
    • DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • 15 / Jun / 2011
    • REFERRED TO WAYS AND MEANS
  • 17 / Jun / 2011
    • SUBSTITUTED FOR A7256
  • 17 / Jun / 2011
    • ORDERED TO THIRD READING RULES CAL.404
  • 20 / Jun / 2011
    • HOME RULE REQUEST
  • 20 / Jun / 2011
    • PASSED ASSEMBLY
  • 20 / Jun / 2011
    • RETURNED TO SENATE
  • 08 / Jul / 2011
    • DELIVERED TO GOVERNOR
  • 12 / Jul / 2011
    • SIGNED CHAP.124

Summary

Authorizes the county of Rockland to impose an additional rate of sales and compensating use taxes until November 30, 2013.

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Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7256
Versions:
S4300
Legislative Cycle:
2011-2012
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง1210 & 1262-l, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Cycles:
2009-2010: S5341A, A9092, S5341A
2011-2012: S4300

Sponsor Memo

BILL NUMBER:S4300

TITLE OF BILL:
An act
to amend the tax law, in relation to authorizing the county of Rockland
to impose an additional rate of sales and compensating use taxes

PURPOSE:
To extend the sunset date of this law to November 30, 2013.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
Section 1: Clause 23 of subparagraph (i) of the opening paragraph of
section 1210 of the tax law is amended to extend the sunset date to
November 30, 2013.

Section 2: Section 1262-1 of the tax law, as added by chapter 2 of the
laws of 2007 is amended to extend the sunset date to November 30, 2013.

Section 3: Effective date

JUSTIFICATION:
This legislation has been requested by the County of Rockland so that
it may keep its current rate of sales tax.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
2009 - New Bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
This bill will allow Rockland County to continue to collect sales tax
at the current rate until November 30, 2013.

EFFECTIVE DATE:
Immediately.

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                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  4300

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 28, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. CARLUCCI -- 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 tax law, in relation to authorizing  the  county  of
  Rockland  to  impose  an additional rate of sales and compensating use
  taxes

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Clause 23 of subparagraph (i) of the opening paragraph of
section 1210 of the tax law, as amended by chapter 155 of  the  laws  of
2009, is amended to read as follows:
  (23) the county of Rockland is hereby further authorized and empowered
to  adopt  and amend local laws, ordinances or resolutions imposing such
taxes at a rate which is: (i) five-eighths of one percent additional  to
the three percent rate authorized above in this paragraph for such coun-
ty  for  the  period beginning March first, two thousand two, and ending
November thirtieth, two thousand [eleven] THIRTEEN; and also (ii)  at  a
rate  which  is  three-eighths  of  one  percent additional to the three
percent rate authorized above in this paragraph, and which is also addi-
tional to the five-eighths of one percent rate also authorized above  in
this  clause  for such county, for the period beginning March first, two
thousand seven and ending  November  thirtieth,  two  thousand  [eleven]
THIRTEEN;
  S  2.  Section 1262-l of the tax law, as amended by chapter 155 of the
laws of 2009, is amended to read as follows:
  S 1262-l. Allocation and distribution  of  net  collections  from  the
additional rate of sales and compensating use tax in Rockland county. 1.
Notwithstanding  any  provision of law to the contrary, if the county of
Rockland imposes the additional five-eighths of one percent rate of  tax
authorized  by  section  twelve  hundred  ten of this article during the
period beginning March first, two  thousand  two,  and  ending  November

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10465-01-1

S. 4300                             2

thirtieth,  two  thousand  [eleven] THIRTEEN, such county shall allocate
and distribute twenty percent of the net  collections  from  such  addi-
tional  rate  to the towns and villages in the county in accordance with
subdivision  (c) of section twelve hundred sixty-two of this part on the
basis of the ratio which the population of each  such  town  or  village
bears to such county's total population; and
  2. Notwithstanding any provision of law to the contrary, if the county
of  Rockland imposes the additional three-eighths of one percent rate of
tax authorized by section twelve hundred ten of this article during  the
period  beginning  March  first, two thousand seven, and ending November
thirtieth, two thousand [eleven] THIRTEEN, such  county  shall  allocate
and  distribute  sixteen  and  two-thirds percent of the net collections
from such additional rate to the general funds  of  towns  and  villages
within  the  county  of  Rockland  with existing town and village police
departments from March first, two thousand seven through December  thir-
ty-first,  two  thousand seven and thirty-three and one-third percent of
the net collections from such additional rate from  January  first,  two
thousand  eight  through November thirtieth, two thousand [eleven] THIR-
TEEN. The monies allocated and distributed pursuant to this  subdivision
shall  be  allocated  and  distributed to towns and villages with police
departments on the basis of the number of  full-time  equivalent  police
officers  employed  by  each police department and shall not be used for
salaries heretofore or hereafter negotiated.
  S 3.  This act shall take effect immediately.

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