|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jul 28, 2011||signed chap.236|
|Jul 22, 2011||delivered to governor|
|Jun 16, 2011||returned to senate|
home rule request
|Jun 15, 2011||ordered to third reading rules cal.217|
substituted for a5812
|May 23, 2011||referred to ways and means|
delivered to assembly
|May 09, 2011||advanced to third reading|
|May 04, 2011||2nd report cal.|
|May 03, 2011||1st report cal.469|
|Mar 02, 2011||referred to investigations and government operations|
senate Bill S3720Signed By Governor
Archive: Last Bill Status - Signed by Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S3720 - Details
S3720 - Summary
Relates to extending authorization for the imposition of additional sales tax in Fulton County until 2013.
S3720 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S3720 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the tax law, in relation to the imposition of additional sales and compensating use tax in Fulton county PURPOSE: To extend, for another two years, the authority of Fulton County to impose an additional sales and use tax of one percent. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1210 of the Tax Law is amended to extend, until November 30, 2013, the authority of Fulton County to impose a sales and use tax which is one percent additional to the three percent rate that is generally authorized by state law. EXISTING LAW: Section 1210 of the Tax Law currently authorizes Fulton County to impose the additional one percent sales and use tax until November 30, 2011. JUSTIFICATION: In 2005, the Fulton County Board of Supervisors requested legislation to impose an additional 1% sales tax in order to help diversify its revenue sources and thereby help alleviate the property tax burden.
S3720 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ S. 3720 A. 5812 2011-2012 Regular Sessions S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y March 2, 2011 ___________ IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. FARLEY -- read twice and ordered print- ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investi- gations and Government Operations IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. BUTLER -- read once and referred to the Committee on Ways and Means AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to the imposition of additional sales and compensating use tax in Fulton county THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Clause 39 of subparagraph (i) of the opening paragraph of section 1210 of the tax law, as amended by chapter 157 of the laws of 2009, is amended to read as follows: (39) the county of Fulton is hereby further authorized and empowered to adopt and amend local laws, ordinances or resolutions imposing such taxes at a rate which is one percent additional to the three percent rate authorized above in this paragraph for such county for the period beginning September first, two thousand five, and ending November thir- tieth, two thousand [eleven] THIRTEEN; S 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD09400-01-1
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