senate Bill S3997

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Authorizes the county of Schuyler to extend the one percent additional sales and compensating use tax for two more years

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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 28, 2011 signed chap.241
Jul 22, 2011 delivered to governor
Jun 13, 2011 returned to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
ordered to third reading rules cal.118
substituted for a6265
May 23, 2011 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 09, 2011 advanced to third reading
May 04, 2011 2nd report cal.
May 03, 2011 1st report cal.478
Mar 11, 2011 referred to investigations and government operations

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May 3, 2011 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

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S3997 - Bill Details

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A6265
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง1210, Tax L

S3997 - Bill Texts

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Authorizes the county of Schuyler to extend the additional one percent sales tax and compensating use tax for two more years until November thirtieth, two thousand thirteen.

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BILL NUMBER:S3997

TITLE OF BILL:
An act
to amend the tax law, in relation to extending the authorization of the
county of Schuyler to impose an additional one percent of sales and
compensating use taxes

PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL:
To authorize the Schuyler County
Legislature to extend their additional 1% sales tax for a 2 year
period.

SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS:
The bill amends section 1210 of the
tax law to authorize Schuyler County to impose an additional 1% sales
tax from the period December 1, 2011 to November 30, 2013.

JUSTIFICATION:
The Schuyler County Legislature has passed a resolution
requesting that the New York State Legislature introduce and pass a
bill to authorize the county to extend their existing additional 1%
sales and use tax for the period December 1, 2011 through November
30, 2013. The County has determined that the continuation of the
additional 1% increase in the sales tax is the preferred method of
raising revenue to help offset the impact of the real property tax
burden upon residents. Continuation of this tax generates some
$200,000 in additional revenue which is passed on to towns and
villages within the county to meet their obligations to residents.

PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
2009: S 3224, A.6789

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
None.

EFFECTIVE DATE:
Immediately.

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

    S. 3997                                                  A. 6265

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                             March 11, 2011
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. O'MARA -- 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. FRIEND -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Ways and Means

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to extending the  authorization
  of the county of Schuyler to impose an additional one percent of sales
  and compensating use taxes

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

  Section 1. Clause 22 of subparagraph (i) of the opening  paragraph  of
section  1210  of  the tax law, as amended by chapter 267 of the laws of
2009, is amended to read as follows:
  (22) the county of Schuyler 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,  nineteen  hundred  ninety-nine, and ending
November thirtieth, 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.
                                                           LBD09682-01-1

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