senate Bill S5204

Extends the authority of Sullivan county to impose a sales and compensating use tax within such county

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    • Passed Assembly
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  • 14 / May / 2013
    • REFERRED TO INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS
  • 30 / May / 2013
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.904
  • 03 / Jun / 2013
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 04 / Jun / 2013
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 21 / Jun / 2013
    • SUBSTITUTED BY A7321

Summary

Extends the authority of Sullivan county to impose a sales and compensating use tax within such county through November 30, 2015.

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Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7321
Versions:
S5204
Legislative Cycle:
2013-2014
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง1210, Tax L

Votes

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Nay
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absent
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Sponsor Memo

BILL NUMBER:S5204

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the tax law, in relation to extending
the authority of Sullivan county to impose a sales and compensating
use tax within such county

PURPOSE OF THE BILL:

To extend the authorization of Sullivan County to impose a total
additional 1% county sales tax rate for two years.

SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS:

Section 1.Amends clause 33 of subparagraph (i) of the opening
paragraph of section 1210 of the Tax Law to extend the authority of
Sullivan County to impose additional county sales tax rates, which
total one percent, until November 30, 2015.

Section 2.Effective date.

JUSTIFICATION:

Sullivan County has requested authorization to extend their authority
to impose an additional one percent sales and compensating use tax.
The revenue generated will allow the County of Sullivan to continue to
provide services deemed vital to the community while maintaining a
balanced budget.

PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:

Previously extended through November 30, 2013 by Chapter 253 of the
Laws of 2011.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:

None to State.

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
________________________________________________________________________

                                  5204

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 14, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. BONACIC -- 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  authority  of
  Sullivan county to impose a sales and compensating use tax within such
  county

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

  Section 1. Clause 33 of subparagraph (i) of the opening  paragraph  of
section  1210  of  the tax law, as amended by chapter 253 of the laws of
2011, is amended to read as follows:
  (33) the county of Sullivan is hereby further authorized and empowered
to adopt and amend local laws, ordinances or resolutions  imposing  such
taxes  at  a rate that is: (i) one-half of one percent additional to the
three percent rate authorized above in this paragraph  for  such  county
for  the  period  beginning  June  first, two thousand three, and ending
November thirtieth, two thousand [thirteen] FIFTEEN; and (ii)  an  addi-
tional one-half of one percent in addition to the other rates authorized
above  in  this  paragraph for such county for the period beginning June
first, two thousand seven and ending November  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.
                                                           LBD10834-01-3

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