senate Bill S5596A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to the metropolitan commuter transportation mobility tax

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 04, 2012 referred to investigations and government operations
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 15, 2011 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1291
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 11, 2011 print number 5596a
Jun 11, 2011 amend (t) and recommit to investigations and government operations
Jun 06, 2011 referred to investigations and government operations

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S5596 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8193
Current Committee:
Senate Investigations And Government Operations
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§800, 801 & 1102, Tax L; rpld §3609-g, Ed L; amd §§54, 88-a & 89-b, St Fin L

S5596 - Summary

Relates to the metropolitan commuter transportation mobility tax.

S5596 - Sponsor Memo

S5596 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5596

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 6, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. ZELDIN, MARTINS, BALL, JOHNSON, LAVALLE, SALAND --
  read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to
  the Committee on Investigations and Government Operations

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to creating regions one and two
  for the metropolitan commuter transportation mobility tax

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

  Section 1. Section 800 of the tax law, as added by section 1 of part C
of chapter 25 of the laws of 2009, is amended to read as follows:
  S 800. Definitions. For the purposes of this article:
  (a) Metropolitan commuter transportation  district.  The  metropolitan
commuter  transportation district ("MCTD") means [the area] THE COMBINA-
TION OF REGION ONE AND REGION TWO of the state included in the  district
created  and  governed by section twelve hundred sixty-two of the public
authorities law.
  (b) REGION ONE. REGION ONE MEANS COUNTIES CONTAINED  WHOLLY  WITHIN  A
CITY WITH A POPULATION OF ONE MILLION OR MORE.
  (C)  REGION  TWO.  REGION  TWO MEANS THE COUNTIES OF DUTCHESS, NASSAU,
ORANGE, PUTNAM, ROCKLAND, SUFFOLK, AND WESTCHESTER.
  (D) Employer. Employer means  an  employer  required  by  section  six
hundred  seventy-one  of  this  chapter  to deduct and withhold tax from
wages, that has a payroll expense in excess of two thousand five hundred
dollars in any calendar quarter; other than
  (1) any agency or instrumentality of the United States;
  (2) the United Nations; [or]
  (3) an interstate agency or public corporation created pursuant to  an
agreement or compact with another state or the Dominion of Canada[.];
  (4)  A NON-PUBLIC PRIMARY OR SECONDARY SCHOOL LOCATED IN THE MCTD THAT
SATISFIES THE REQUIREMENTS PRESCRIBED BY LAW FOR NON-PUBLIC  SCHOOLS  IN
THIS  STATE,  AND  THAT  HAS  QUALIFIED  FOR FEDERAL TAX EXEMPTION UNDER
SECTION 501(C)(3) OF THE INTERNAL REVENUE CODE;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11987-01-1

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S5596A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8193
Current Committee:
Senate Investigations And Government Operations
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§800, 801 & 1102, Tax L; rpld §3609-g, Ed L; amd §§54, 88-a & 89-b, St Fin L

S5596A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the metropolitan commuter transportation mobility tax.

S5596A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5596A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5596--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 6, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. ZELDIN, MARTINS, BALL, BONACIC, CARLUCCI, JOHNSON,
  LARKIN, LAVALLE, SALAND -- 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 creating regions one and two
  for the metropolitan commuter transportation mobility  tax;  to  amend
  the  state  finance law, in relation to aid and incentives for munici-
  palities; to amend the state finance law, in relation to  transfer  of
  moneys  in  the  metropolitan mass transportation operating assistance
  account; to amend the tax law and the state finance law,  in  relation
  to  the  deposit of certain motor fuel and diesel fuel taxes; to dedi-
  cate certain monies to the metropolitan transportation authority;  and
  to repeal section 3609-g of the education law

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

  Section 1. Section 800 of the tax law, as added by section 1 of part C
of chapter 25 of the laws of 2009, is amended to read as follows:
  S 800. Definitions. For the purposes of this article:
  (a) Metropolitan commuter transportation  district.  The  metropolitan
commuter  transportation district ("MCTD") means [the area] THE COMBINA-
TION OF REGION ONE AND REGION TWO of the state included in the  district
created  and  governed by section twelve hundred sixty-two of the public
authorities law.
  (b) REGION ONE. REGION ONE MEANS COUNTIES CONTAINED  WHOLLY  WITHIN  A
CITY WITH A POPULATION OF ONE MILLION OR MORE.
  (C)  REGION  TWO.  REGION  TWO MEANS THE COUNTIES OF DUTCHESS, NASSAU,
ORANGE, PUTNAM, ROCKLAND, SUFFOLK, AND WESTCHESTER.
  (D) Employer. Employer means  an  employer  required  by  section  six
hundred  seventy-one  of  this  chapter  to deduct and withhold tax from

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11987-08-1

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