senate Bill S3630A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Establishes a GPS smartcard advisory council; and provides a personal income tax credit for the purchase of a GPS smartcard

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 23, 2012 print number 3630a
amend and recommit to finance
Jan 04, 2012 referred to finance
Feb 28, 2011 referred to finance

S3630 - Details

Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §837-s, Exec L; amd §606, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S2645

S3630 - Summary

Establishes a GPS smartcard advisory council; provides a personal income tax credit for the purchase of a GPS smartcard.

S3630 - Sponsor Memo

S3630 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3630

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 28, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ADAMS  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation  to  establishing  a  GPS
  smartcard  technology  advisory  council  and to amend the tax law, in
  relation to providing a personal income tax credit for the purchase of
  smart chip global tracking (GPS) smartcard for kids

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

  Section  1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 837-s
to read as follows:
  S 837-S. GPS SMARTCARD TECHNOLOGY ADVISORY COUNCIL. 1. THERE IS HEREBY
ESTABLISHED IN THE OFFICE A GPS SMARTCARD TECHNOLOGY ADVISORY COUNCIL TO
ADVISE THE OFFICE ON LOCATOR TECHNOLOGY,  INCLUDING  GLOBAL  POSITIONING
TECHNOLOGY.  SUCH COUNCIL SHALL CONSIST OF EIGHT PERSONS SELECTED BY THE
DIRECTOR OF WHOM FIVE SHALL BE MEMBERS  OF  THE  MISSING  AND  EXPLOITED
CHILDREN  CLEARINGHOUSE  OF  THE DIVISION AND THREE SHALL BE INDIVIDUALS
WITH AT LEAST FIVE YEARS OF EXPERIENCE  IN  THE  TECHNOLOGY  OF  LOCATOR
SYSTEMS  AND/OR GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM TECHNOLOGY. THE MEMBERS OF THE
ADVISORY COUNCIL SHALL RECEIVE NO COMPENSATION FOR THEIR SERVICES  HERE-
UNDER,  BUT  SHALL  BE  ENTITLED  TO  REIMBURSEMENT FOR THEIR ACTUAL AND
NECESSARY TRAVELING AND OTHER EXPENSES INCURRED BY  THEM  IN  CONNECTION
WITH THE PERFORMANCE OF THEIR DUTIES UNDER THIS SECTION.
  2.  THE  COUNCIL  SHALL,  AFTER  INVESTIGATION AND UPON MAJORITY VOTE,
FORWARD TO THE DIRECTOR RECOMMENDATIONS ON  LOCATOR  TECHNOLOGY  MODELS,
INCLUDING  GPS  SMARTCARDS,  AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE BY INDIVIDUALS WHICH
WOULD HELP PARENTS IN LOCATING THEIR CHILDREN.   IF THE  DIRECTOR  SHALL
AGREE WITH THE RECOMMENDATIONS, THE DIRECTOR MAY PROMULGATE SUCH LIST AS
A  REGULATION  OF  THE  DEPARTMENT,  AND  SHALL  FORWARD THE LIST TO THE
COMMISSIONER OF TAXATION AND FINANCE.  SUCH LIST SHALL  BE  UPDATED  NOT
LATER THAN ONCE EACH YEAR, ON OR BEFORE NOVEMBER FIRST.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07550-01-1

S3630A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §837-s, Exec L; amd §606, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S2645

S3630A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a GPS smartcard advisory council; provides a personal income tax credit for the purchase of a GPS smartcard.

S3630A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3630A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3630--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 28, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ADAMS  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance -- 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 executive law, in relation to establishing a GPS
  smartcard technology advisory council and to amend  the  tax  law,  in
  relation to providing a personal income tax credit for the purchase of
  smart chip global tracking (GPS) smartcard for kids

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

  Section 1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section  837-s
to read as follows:
  S 837-S. GPS SMARTCARD TECHNOLOGY ADVISORY COUNCIL. 1. THERE IS HEREBY
ESTABLISHED IN THE OFFICE A GPS SMARTCARD TECHNOLOGY ADVISORY COUNCIL TO
ADVISE  THE  OFFICE  ON LOCATOR TECHNOLOGY, INCLUDING GLOBAL POSITIONING
TECHNOLOGY. SUCH COUNCIL SHALL CONSIST OF EIGHT PERSONS SELECTED BY  THE
DIRECTOR  OF  WHOM  FIVE  SHALL  BE MEMBERS OF THE MISSING AND EXPLOITED
CHILDREN CLEARINGHOUSE OF THE DIVISION AND THREE  SHALL  BE  INDIVIDUALS
WITH  AT  LEAST  FIVE  YEARS  OF EXPERIENCE IN THE TECHNOLOGY OF LOCATOR
SYSTEMS AND/OR GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM TECHNOLOGY. THE MEMBERS OF  THE
ADVISORY  COUNCIL SHALL RECEIVE NO COMPENSATION FOR THEIR SERVICES HERE-
UNDER, BUT SHALL BE ENTITLED  TO  REIMBURSEMENT  FOR  THEIR  ACTUAL  AND
NECESSARY  TRAVELING  AND  OTHER EXPENSES INCURRED BY THEM IN CONNECTION
WITH THE PERFORMANCE OF THEIR DUTIES UNDER THIS SECTION.
  2. THE COUNCIL SHALL, AFTER  INVESTIGATION  AND  UPON  MAJORITY  VOTE,
FORWARD  TO  THE  DIRECTOR RECOMMENDATIONS ON LOCATOR TECHNOLOGY MODELS,
INCLUDING GPS SMARTCARDS, AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE  BY  INDIVIDUALS  WHICH
WOULD  HELP  PARENTS  IN LOCATING THEIR CHILDREN.  IF THE DIRECTOR SHALL
AGREE WITH THE RECOMMENDATIONS, THE DIRECTOR MAY PROMULGATE SUCH LIST AS
A REGULATION OF THE DEPARTMENT,  AND  SHALL  FORWARD  THE  LIST  TO  THE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07550-02-1

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