senate Bill S5021

Relates to extending authorization for additional sales tax in the county of Greene until 2015

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Bill Status


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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  • 06 / May / 2013
    • REFERRED TO INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS
  • 30 / May / 2013
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.895
  • 03 / Jun / 2013
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 04 / Jun / 2013
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 21 / Jun / 2013
    • SUBSTITUTED BY A5840

Summary

Relates to extending authorization for additional sales tax in the county of Greene until 2015.

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Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5840
Versions:
S5021
Legislative Cycle:
2013-2014
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง1210, Tax L

Votes

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Sponsor Memo

BILL NUMBER:S5021

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the tax law, in relation to extending
the authorization for imposition of additional sales and compensating
use taxes in Greene county

PURPOSE: To authorize the Greene County Legislature to impose an
additional 1% sales tax for a 2 year period.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: The bill amends section 1210 of the tax law to
extend the authorization for Greene County to impose an additional 1%
sales tax until November 30, 2015.

EXISTING LAW: The law is set to expire on November 30, 2013.

JUSTIFICATION: The Greene County Legislature passed a resolution
(request- ing that the New York State Legislature introduce and pass a
bill to authorize the county to impose an additional 1% sales and use
tax for the period through November 30, 2015.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: The law was previously extended by Chapter 235
of the laws of 2011.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None to the state.

EFFECTIVE DATE: Immediately.

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

                                  5021

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 6, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. TKACZYK -- 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 extending the  authorization
  for  imposition  of  additional  sales  and  compensating use taxes in
  Greene county

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

  Section  1.  Clause 15 of subparagraph (i) of the opening paragraph of
section 1210 of the tax law, as amended by chapter 235 of  the  laws  of
2011, is amended to read as follows:
  (15)  the  county of Greene is hereby further authorized and empowered
to adopt and amend local laws, ordinances or resolutions  imposing  such
taxes  at  a  rate  which is one percent additional to the three percent
rate authorized above in this paragraph for such county for  the  period
beginning  March first, nineteen hundred ninety-three, and ending Novem-
ber thirtieth, two thousand [thirteen] FIFTEEN;
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08773-01-3

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