senate Bill S2888C

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Increases the minimum percentage collected by the municipal governments hosting the facility

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Apr 24, 2012 print number 2888c
amend (t) and recommit to finance
Jan 04, 2012 referred to finance
Oct 17, 2011 print number 2888b
amend and recommit to finance
May 03, 2011 print number 2888a
amend and recommit to finance
Feb 03, 2011 referred to finance

Bill Amendments

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Co-Sponsors

S2888 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §99-h, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S1226

S2888 - Summary

Increases the minimum percentage collected by the municipal governments hosting the facility.

S2888 - Sponsor Memo

S2888 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2888

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 3, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. GRISANTI, MAZIARZ -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  state  finance law, in relation to Tribal-state
  compact revenue accounts

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 3 of section 99-h of the state finance law, as
amended by section 1 of part QQ of chapter 59 of the laws  of  2009,  is
amended to read as follows:
  3.  Moneys of the account, following appropriation by the legislature,
shall be available for  purposes  including  but  not  limited  to:  (a)
reimbursements  or  payments  to  municipal governments that host tribal
casinos pursuant  to  a  tribal-state  compact  for  costs  incurred  in
connection with services provided to such casinos or arising as a result
thereof,  for  economic  development  opportunities  and  job  expansion
programs authorized by the executive law; provided,  however,  that  for
any  gaming facility located in the city of Buffalo, the city of Buffalo
shall receive a minimum of [twenty-five] FIFTY percent of the negotiated
percentage of the net drop from  electronic  gaming  devices  the  state
receives  pursuant  to  the  compact,  and provided further that for any
gaming facility located in the city of Niagara Falls, county of  Niagara
a minimum of [twenty-five] FIFTY percent of the negotiated percentage of
the  net drop from electronic gaming devices the state receives pursuant
to the compact shall be distributed in accordance with subdivision  four
of  this  section,  and  provided  further  that for any gaming facility
located in the county or counties of Cattaraugus, Chautauqua or  Allega-
ny,  the  municipal  governments of the state hosting the facility shall
collectively receive a minimum of twenty-five percent of the  negotiated
percentage  of  the  net  drop  from electronic gaming devices the state
receives pursuant to the compact; and provided further that pursuant  to
chapter  five hundred ninety of the laws of two thousand four, a minimum

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07932-01-1

Co-Sponsors

S2888A - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §99-h, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S1226

S2888A - Summary

Increases the minimum percentage collected by the municipal governments hosting the facility.

S2888A - Sponsor Memo

S2888A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2888--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 3, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. GRISANTI, MAZIARZ -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and  when  printed  to  be  committed  to  the Committee on Finance --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  state  finance law, in relation to Tribal-state
  compact revenue accounts

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 3 of section 99-h of the state finance law, as
amended by section 1 of part W of chapter 60 of the  laws  of  2011,  is
amended to read as follows:
  3.  Moneys of the account, following the segregation of appropriations
enacted by the legislature, shall be available  for  purposes  including
but  not limited to: (a) reimbursements or payments to municipal govern-
ments that host tribal casinos pursuant to a  tribal-state  compact  for
costs  incurred  in connection with services provided to such casinos or
arising as a result thereof, for economic development opportunities  and
job expansion programs authorized by the executive law; provided, howev-
er,  that  for  any  gaming facility located in the city of Buffalo, the
city of Buffalo shall receive a minimum of [twenty-five]  FIFTY  percent
of  the  negotiated  percentage  of  the net drop from electronic gaming
devices the state receives pursuant to the compact, and provided further
that for any gaming facility located in the city of Niagara Falls, coun-
ty of Niagara a minimum of [twenty-five] FIFTY percent of the negotiated
percentage of the net drop from  electronic  gaming  devices  the  state
receives pursuant to the compact shall be distributed in accordance with
subdivision  four  of  this  section,  and provided further that for any
gaming facility located in the county or counties of Cattaraugus,  Chau-
tauqua  or  Allegany, the municipal governments of the state hosting the
facility shall collectively receive a minimum of twenty-five percent  of
the negotiated percentage of the net drop from electronic gaming devices

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07932-02-1

Co-Sponsors

S2888B - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §99-h, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S1226

S2888B - Summary

Increases the minimum percentage collected by the municipal governments hosting the facility.

S2888B - Sponsor Memo

S2888B - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2888--B

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 3, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. GRISANTI, MAZIARZ -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and  when  printed  to  be  committed  to  the Committee on Finance --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted  to  said committee -- committee discharged, bill amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the state  finance  law,  in  relation  to  Tribal-state
  compact revenue accounts

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 99-h of the state finance law,  as
amended  by  section  1  of part W of chapter 60 of the laws of 2011, is
amended to read as follows:
  3. Moneys of the account, following the segregation of  appropriations
enacted  by  the  legislature, shall be available for purposes including
but not limited to: (a) reimbursements or payments to municipal  govern-
ments  that  host  tribal casinos pursuant to a tribal-state compact for
costs incurred in connection with services provided to such  casinos  or
arising  as a result thereof, for economic development opportunities and
job expansion programs authorized by the executive law; provided, howev-
er, that for any gaming facility located in the  city  of  Buffalo,  the
city  of  Buffalo shall receive a minimum of [twenty-five] FIFTY percent
of the negotiated percentage of the  net  drop  from  electronic  gaming
devices the state receives pursuant to the compact, and provided further
that for any gaming facility located in the city of Niagara Falls, coun-
ty of Niagara a minimum of [twenty-five] FIFTY percent of the negotiated
percentage  of  the  net  drop  from electronic gaming devices the state
receives pursuant to the compact shall be distributed in accordance with
subdivision four of this section, and  provided  further  that  for  any
gaming  facility located in the county or counties of Cattaraugus, Chau-
tauqua or Allegany, the municipal governments of the state  hosting  the
facility  shall  collectively  receive  a minimum of [twenty-five] FIFTY

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07932-04-1

Co-Sponsors

S2888C (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §99-h, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S1226

S2888C (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the minimum percentage collected by the municipal governments hosting the facility.

S2888C (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2888C (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2888--C

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 3, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. GRISANTI, MAZIARZ, YOUNG -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on  Finance
  --  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended
  and recommitted  to  said  committee  --  committee  discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee -- recommitted to the Committee  on  Finance  in  accordance  with
  Senate  Rule  6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the state finance law and the executive law, in relation
  to authorizing municipal governments hosting tribal casinos to receive
  payments directly from Native  American  nations  or  tribes;  and  in
  relation to Tribal-state compact revenue accounts

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

  Section 1.  Subdivision 2 of section 99-h of the state finance law, as
amended by chapter 747 of the laws of 2006, is amended and a new  subdi-
vision 2-a is added to read as follows:
  2.  Such  account shall consist of all revenues resulting from tribal-
state compacts executed pursuant to article two of the executive law and
a tribal-state compact with the St. Regis Mohawk tribe executed pursuant
to chapter five hundred ninety of the laws of two  thousand  four,  LESS
ANY  PAYMENTS MADE DIRECTLY BY A NATIVE AMERICAN NATION OR TRIBE, PURSU-
ANT TO SUBDIVISION TWO-A OF THIS SECTION, TO  ANY  MUNICIPAL  GOVERNMENT
THAT HOSTS A TRIBAL CASINO.
  2-A.  A  MUNICIPAL  GOVERNMENT  THAT HOSTS A TRIBAL CASINO MAY RECEIVE
PAYMENTS DIRECTLY FROM A NATIVE  AMERICAN  NATION  OR  TRIBE;  PROVIDED,
HOWEVER,  THAT  THE  CHIEF  FISCAL  OFFICER  OF THE MUNICIPAL GOVERNMENT
SHALL, WITHIN SEVEN DAYS OF THE RECEIPT OF  SUCH  PAYMENTS,  NOTIFY  THE
STATE  COMPTROLLER THAT SUCH PAYMENTS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED BY SUCH MUNICI-
PAL GOVERNMENT. ALL PAYMENTS RECEIVED BY ANY MUNICIPAL  GOVERNMENT  THAT
HOSTS  A TRIBAL CASINO SHALL BE DEEMED TO HAVE BEEN MADE IN SATISFACTION

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07932-05-2

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