senate Bill S6458

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Provides for a deduction from personal gross income for expenses incurred in the adoption of a child in the foster care system

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  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 12, 2012 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1172
reported and committed to rules
May 31, 2012 reported and committed to finance
Feb 10, 2012 referred to investigations and government operations

Votes

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Jun 12, 2012 - Finance committee Vote

S6458
34
0
committee
34
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 12, 2012 - Rules committee Vote

S6458
24
0
committee
24
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 31, 2012 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

S6458
7
0
committee
7
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Investigations and Government Operations Committee Vote: May 31, 2012

excused (1)

S6458 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9221
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง612, Tax L

S6458 - Summary

Provides for a deduction from personal gross income for expenses incurred in the adoption of a child in the foster care system.

S6458 - Sponsor Memo

S6458 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6458

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 10, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. HASSELL-THOMPSON -- 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 providing for a deduction
  from personal gross income for expenses incurred in the adoption of  a
  child in the foster care system

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

  Section 1.  Subsection (c) of section 612 of the tax law is amended by
adding a new paragraph 39 to read as follows:
  (39) THE AMOUNT OF ADOPTION FEES INCLUDING ANY  AND  ALL  MEDICAL  AND
LEGAL  FEES, COURT COSTS AND ANY OTHER RELATED EXPENSES PAID OR INCURRED
BY A TAXPAYER DURING THE TAXABLE YEAR IN CONNECTION WITH THE ADOPTION OF
A CHILD IN THE FOSTER CARE SYSTEM.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately and  shall  apply  to  all
taxable  years beginning on or after the first of January in the year in
which it shall have become a law.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14391-01-2

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