senate Bill S5902B

Extends the occupancy tax in the city of Rye until September 1, 2015

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Bill Status


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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  • 05 / Oct / 2011
    • REFERRED TO RULES
  • 04 / Jan / 2012
    • REFERRED TO INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS
  • 17 / Jan / 2012
    • AMEND AND RECOMMIT TO INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS
  • 17 / Jan / 2012
    • PRINT NUMBER 5902A
  • 26 / Apr / 2012
    • AMEND AND RECOMMIT TO INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS
  • 26 / Apr / 2012
    • PRINT NUMBER 5902B
  • 22 / May / 2012
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.856
  • 23 / May / 2012
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 30 / May / 2012
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 21 / Jun / 2012
    • SUBSTITUTED BY A8556C

Summary

Extends the occupancy tax in the city of Rye until September 1, 2015.

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Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8556C
Versions:
S5902
S5902A
S5902B
Legislative Cycle:
2011-2012
Law Section:
Taxation
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง2, Chap 89 of 2009

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Sponsor Memo

BILL NUMBER:S5902B

TITLE OF BILL:
An act to amend chapter 89 of the laws of 2009 amending the tax law
relating to the imposition of an occupancy tax in the city of Rye, in
relation to extending the effectiveness thereof

PURPOSE:
To authorize the City of Rye to extend a room occupancy tax not to
exceed 3%, for the three year period, ending in 2015.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
Section 1202 of the tax law is amended to extend authority of the City
of Rye to enact such a tax, for a three year period, ending in 2015.

JUSTIFICATION:
The City of Rye seeks to continue the authority granted in 2006 and 2009
to impose a 3% daily room tax hotel, motel, or similar place of public
non-property tax revenues to support City expenses including offset
impacts of rising pension costs, healthcare costs and other expenses not
fully discretionary.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
A.8015B/S.5387A - Signed into law as Chapter 313 of 2006
A.289/S.1887 of 2009 - Signed into law as Chapter 89 of 2009

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
The City estimates continuing revenues of $80,000 per year minus
implementation costs.

EFFECTIVE DATE:
This act shall take effect immediately.

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

                                 5902--B

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             October 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  OPPENHEIMER -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules --  recommitted
  to  the  Committee  on  Investigations  and  Government  Operations in
  accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --  committee  discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  chapter  89 of the laws of 2009 amending the tax law
  relating to the imposition of an occupancy tax in the city of Rye,  in
  relation to extending the effectiveness thereof

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

  Section 1. Section 2 of chapter 89 of the laws of  2009  amending  the
tax  law  relating  to the imposition of an occupancy tax in the city of
Rye, is amended to read as follows:
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall  expire  and  be
deemed repealed [three years after such date] SEPTEMBER 1, 2015.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13332-07-2

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