senate Bill S6991

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Makes changes in the disposition of revenue from lottery prize account

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Racing, Gaming And Wagering Committee


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Mar 04, 2010 referred to racing, gaming and wagering

S6991 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Racing, Gaming And Wagering
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง1612, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S3031
2013-2014: S2870
2015-2016: S648
2017-2018: S2781
2019-2020: S589

S6991 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Makes changes in the percentages for disposition of revenue from lottery prize account to increase the percentage, by five percent, directed to state aid for education funding.

S6991 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6991 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6991

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 4, 2010
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  OPPENHEIMER -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on  Racing,  Gaming  and
  Wagering

AN  ACT  to amend the tax law, in relation to the disposition of revenue
  from the lottery prize account

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

  Section 1.  Paragraphs 3 and 4 of subdivision a of section 1612 of the
tax law, paragraph 3 as amended by section 2 of part D of chapter 383 of
the  laws of 2001 and paragraph 4 as amended by chapter 2 of the laws of
1995, are amended to read as follows:
  (3) [fifty] FORTY-FIVE percent of the total amount for  which  tickets
have  been sold for games known as: (A) the "Daily Numbers Game" or "Win
4", discrete games in which the participants select no more  than  three
or  four  of their own numbers to match with three or four numbers drawn
by the division for purposes of determining winners of such  games,  (B)
"Pick 10", offered no more than once daily, in which participants select
from  a  specified  field  of  numbers  a subset of ten numbers to match
against a subset of numbers to be drawn by the division from such  field
of  numbers  for  the  purpose  of determining winners of such game, (C)
"Take 5", offered no more than once daily, in which participants  select
from  a  specified  field  of  numbers a subset of five numbers to match
against a subset of five numbers to be drawn by the division  from  such
field  of  numbers for purposes of determining winners of such game, and
(D) any joint, multi-jurisdiction, and out-of-state lottery; or
  (4) [forty] THIRTY-FIVE percent of the total amount for which  tickets
have  been  sold  for:  (A)  "Lotto", offered no more than once daily, a
discrete game in which all participants  select  a  specific  subset  of
numbers  to  match  a specific subset of numbers, as prescribed by rules
and regulations promulgated and adopted by the division, from  a  larger
specific  field  of  numbers, as also prescribed by such rules and regu-
lations and (B) with the exception of the game  described  in  paragraph
one  of  this subdivision, such other state-operated lottery games which
the division may introduce, offered no more than once daily,  commencing

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

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