S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2013-2014 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
January 9, 2013
Introduced by Sen. DIAZ -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation to the proportional
distribution of moneys realized from the state lottery
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Subdivision 4 of section 92-c of the state finance law is
amended by adding a new paragraph e to read as follows:
E. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY INCONSISTENT PROVISION OF THIS SECTION, ANY
MONEYS PAID IN SUPPORT OF ELEMENTARY OR SECONDARY EDUCATION PURSUANT TO
THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION SHALL BE IN ADDITION TO ANY MONEYS OTHER-
WISE APPROPRIATED BY THE STATE FOR SUCH PURPOSES. ANY STATE AID OTHER-
WISE REQUIRED OR MADE AVAILABLE TO THE SCHOOL DISTRICTS OF THE STATE
SHALL BE CALCULATED AS IF THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION AND THE REVEN-
UES MADE AVAILABLE BY THIS SECTION ARE NOT IN FORCE AND EFFECT.
S 2. Subdivision 7 of section 92-c of the state finance law, as
amended by chapter 92 of the laws of 1976 and as renumbered by chapter
913 of the laws of 1977, is amended to read as follows:
7. In no fiscal year shall the total amount paid from the fund for
expenses of the lottery, exclusive of expenditures for machines or other
capital equipment which the division of the lottery is authorized to
purchase for the operation of the lottery, exceed an amount which, when
added to any amount retained by lottery sales agents as compensation for
their services, equals [fifteen] TEN percent of the total amount for
which lottery tickets are sold during such fiscal year.
S 3. Section 92-c of the state finance law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 7-a to read as follows:
7-A. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY INCONSISTENT PROVISION OF THIS SECTION, IN NO
FISCAL YEAR SHALL THE TOTAL AMOUNT PAID FROM THE FUND IN SUPPORT OF
ELEMENTARY OR SECONDARY EDUCATION PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.
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SECTION BE LESS THAN FIFTY PER CENTUM OF THE TOTAL AMOUNT FOR WHICH
LOTTERY TICKETS ARE SOLD DURING SUCH FISCAL YEAR.
S 4. This act shall take effect on the first of April next succeeding
the date on which it shall have become a law.