S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
I N S E N A T E
May 9, 2014
Introduced by Sen. BONACIC -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Racing, Gaming and Wager-
AN ACT to amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law, in
relation to the New York Jockey Injury Compensation Fund, Inc.
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Subdivision 10 of section 221 of the racing, pari-mutuel
wagering and breeding law, as amended by chapter 325 of the laws of 2004
and such section as renumbered by chapter 18 of the laws of 2008, is
amended to read as follows:
10. The fund shall be exempt from payment of all fees and all taxes
levied by this state or any of its subdivisions, except taxes levied on
real property. THE FUND SHALL ALSO BE EXEMPT FROM PAYMENT OF ALL
ASSESSMENTS UNDER SECTION ONE HUNDRED FIFTY-ONE OF THE WORKERS' COMPEN-
SATION LAW AND NO INSURANCE CARRIER OR THE STATE INSURANCE FUND SHALL BE
REQUIRED TO COLLECT ANY SUCH ASSESSMENTS FROM THE FUND. ANY GROUP ESTAB-
LISHED BY NEW YORK HORSEMEN UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION NINETY-ONE
OF THE WORKERS' COMPENSATION LAW SHALL ALSO BE EXEMPT FROM PAYMENT OF
ALL ASSESSMENTS UNDER SECTION ONE HUNDRED FIFTY-ONE OF THE WORKERS'
COMPENSATION LAW AND THE STATE INSURANCE FUND SHALL NOT BE REQUIRED TO
COLLECT ANY SUCH ASSESSMENTS FROM ANY SUCH GROUP.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall be deemed to
have been in full force and effect on and after January 1, 2014.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.