senate Bill S5509A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to the public safety communications surcharge; repealer

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 24, 2012 print number 5509b
amend and recommit to finance
Apr 18, 2012 reported and committed to finance
Jan 04, 2012 referred to investigations and government operations
Jun 10, 2011 print number 5509a
amend and recommit to investigations and government operations
May 26, 2011 referred to investigations and government operations

Votes

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Apr 18, 2012 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

S5509A
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Investigations and Government Operations Committee Vote: Apr 18, 2012

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S5509 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8489
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld & add §186-f sub 6, Tax L

S5509 - Summary

Relates to the public safety communications surcharge and amends the distributions of monies collected pursuant to such surcharge and provides for the repeal of certain provisions relating thereto.

S5509 - Sponsor Memo

S5509 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5509

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 26, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GRISANTI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
  ment Operations

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to the public  safety  communi-
  cations  surcharge and repealing certain provisions of such law relat-
  ing thereto

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision 6 of section 186-f of the tax law is REPEALED
and a new subdivision 6 is added to read as follows:
  6. DISTRIBUTION. THE MONIES COLLECTED FROM THE  SURCHARGE  IMPOSED  BY
THIS SECTION SHALL BE DISTRIBUTED IN THE FOLLOWING MANNER:
  (A)  FIFTY-EIGHT  AND  THREE-TENTHS  PERCENT  SHALL  BE  USED  FOR THE
PROVISION OF GRANTS OR REIMBURSEMENTS TO COUNTIES FOR  THE  DEVELOPMENT,
CONSOLIDATION,  OR  OPERATION OF PUBLIC SAFETY COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS OR
NETWORKS DESIGNED TO SUPPORT STATEWIDE INTEROPERABLE COMMUNICATIONS  FOR
FIRST RESPONDERS, TO BE DISTRIBUTED PURSUANT TO STANDARDS AND GUIDELINES
ISSUED BY THE STATE. ANNUAL GRANTS MAY CONSIDER COSTS BORNE BY A MUNICI-
PALITY  RELATED  TO  THE  ISSUANCE OF LOCAL PUBLIC SAFETY COMMUNICATIONS
BONDS PURSUANT TO SECTION TWENTY-FOUR HUNDRED THIRTY-TWO OF  THE  PUBLIC
AUTHORITIES  LAW,  WHEN  THE  MUNICIPALITY  HAS QUALIFIED AS AN APPROVED
PARTICIPANT IN A STATEWIDE INTEROPERABLE COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEM UNDER THE
STANDARDS AND GUIDELINES ISSUED BY THE STATE, AND  MAINTAINS  COMPLIANCE
WITH  SUCH STANDARDS AND GUIDELINES. THE GRANT AMOUNT WILL BE PRESCRIBED
PURSUANT TO AN AGREEMENT WITH THE MUNICIPALITY, AND MAY NOT EXCEED THIR-
TY PERCENT OF THE ANNUAL COST BORNE BY THE MUNICIPALITY IN  RELATION  TO
SUCH BONDS; AND
  (B)  FORTY-ONE  AND SEVEN-TENTHS PERCENT SHALL BE JOINTLY APPORTIONED,
PURSUANT TO RULES AND REGULATIONS PROMULGATED BY THE  COMMISSIONER,  TO:
(I) THE STATE POLICE, (II) THE NEW YORK STATE EMERGENCY SERVICES REVOLV-
ING LOAN FUND, (III) PROVIDE FOR THE COSTS OF DEBT SERVICE FOR BONDS AND

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10600-02-1

Co-Sponsors

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S5509A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8489
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld & add §186-f sub 6, Tax L

S5509A - Summary

Relates to the public safety communications surcharge and amends the distributions of monies collected pursuant to such surcharge and provides for the repeal of certain provisions relating thereto.

S5509A - Sponsor Memo

S5509A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5509--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 26, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GRISANTI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
  ment  Operations  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,   ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the tax law, in relation to the public safety communi-
  cations surcharge and repealing certain provisions of such law  relat-
  ing thereto

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 6 of section 186-f of the tax law  is  REPEALED
and a new subdivision 6 is added to read as follows:
  6.  DISTRIBUTION.  THE  MONIES COLLECTED FROM THE SURCHARGE IMPOSED BY
THIS SECTION SHALL BE DISTRIBUTED IN THE FOLLOWING MANNER:
  (A) FIFTY-EIGHT  AND  THREE-TENTHS  PERCENT  SHALL  BE  USED  FOR  THE
PROVISION  OF  GRANTS OR REIMBURSEMENTS TO COUNTIES FOR THE DEVELOPMENT,
CONSOLIDATION, OR OPERATION OF PUBLIC SAFETY COMMUNICATIONS  SYSTEMS  OR
NETWORKS  DESIGNED TO SUPPORT STATEWIDE INTEROPERABLE COMMUNICATIONS FOR
FIRST RESPONDERS, INCLUDING  NEXT  GENERATION  911,  TO  BE  DISTRIBUTED
PURSUANT  TO STANDARDS AND GUIDELINES ISSUED BY THE STATE. ANNUAL GRANTS
MAY CONSIDER COSTS BORNE BY A MUNICIPALITY RELATED TO  THE  ISSUANCE  OF
LOCAL PUBLIC SAFETY COMMUNICATIONS BONDS PURSUANT TO SECTION TWENTY-FOUR
HUNDRED  THIRTY-TWO OF THE PUBLIC AUTHORITIES LAW, WHEN THE MUNICIPALITY
HAS QUALIFIED AS AN APPROVED PARTICIPANT IN  A  STATEWIDE  INTEROPERABLE
COMMUNICATIONS  SYSTEM  UNDER THE STANDARDS AND GUIDELINES ISSUED BY THE
STATE, AND MAINTAINS COMPLIANCE WITH SUCH STANDARDS AND GUIDELINES.  THE
GRANT  AMOUNT WILL BE PRESCRIBED PURSUANT TO AN AGREEMENT WITH THE MUNI-
CIPALITY, AND MAY NOT EXCEED THIRTY PERCENT OF THE ANNUAL COST BORNE  BY
THE MUNICIPALITY IN RELATION TO SUCH BONDS; AND
  (B)  FORTY-ONE  AND SEVEN-TENTHS PERCENT SHALL BE JOINTLY APPORTIONED,
PURSUANT TO RULES AND REGULATIONS PROMULGATED BY THE  COMMISSIONER,  TO:
(I) THE STATE POLICE, (II) THE NEW YORK STATE EMERGENCY SERVICES REVOLV-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10600-03-1

Co-Sponsors

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S5509B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8489
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld & add §186-f sub 6, Tax L

S5509B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the public safety communications surcharge and amends the distributions of monies collected pursuant to such surcharge and provides for the repeal of certain provisions relating thereto.

S5509B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5509B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5509--B

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 26, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  GRISANTI,  DeFRANCISCO,  GOLDEN, GRIFFO, JOHNSON,
  LARKIN, MAZIARZ, O'MARA, RANZENHOFER, RITCHIE, SEWARD, YOUNG  --  read
  twice  and  ordered  printed,  and when printed to be committed to the
  Committee on Investigations and  Government  Operations  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to  said  committee  -- recommitted to the Committee on Investigations
  and Government Operations in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8  --
  reported  favorably from said committee and committed to the Committee
  on Finance -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to the public  safety  communi-
  cations  surcharge and repealing certain provisions of such law relat-
  ing thereto

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision 6 of section 186-f of the tax law is REPEALED
and a new subdivision 6 is added to read as follows:
  6. DISTRIBUTION. THE MONIES COLLECTED FROM THE  SURCHARGE  IMPOSED  BY
THIS SECTION SHALL BE DISTRIBUTED IN THE FOLLOWING MANNER:
  (A)  FIFTY-EIGHT  AND  THREE-TENTHS  PERCENT  SHALL  BE  USED  FOR THE
PROVISION OF GRANTS OR REIMBURSEMENTS TO COUNTIES FOR  THE  DEVELOPMENT,
CONSOLIDATION,  OR  OPERATION OF PUBLIC SAFETY COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS OR
NETWORKS DESIGNED TO SUPPORT STATEWIDE INTEROPERABLE COMMUNICATIONS  FOR
FIRST  RESPONDERS,  INCLUDING  NEXT  GENERATION  911,  TO BE DISTRIBUTED
PURSUANT TO STANDARDS AND GUIDELINES ISSUED BY THE STATE. ANNUAL  GRANTS
MAY  CONSIDER  COSTS  BORNE BY A MUNICIPALITY RELATED TO THE ISSUANCE OF
LOCAL PUBLIC SAFETY COMMUNICATIONS BONDS PURSUANT TO SECTION TWENTY-FOUR
HUNDRED THIRTY-TWO OF THE PUBLIC AUTHORITIES LAW, WHEN THE  MUNICIPALITY
HAS  QUALIFIED  AS  AN APPROVED PARTICIPANT IN A STATEWIDE INTEROPERABLE
COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEM UNDER THE STANDARDS AND GUIDELINES ISSUED  BY  THE
STATE,  AND MAINTAINS COMPLIANCE WITH SUCH STANDARDS AND GUIDELINES. THE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10600-07-2

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