assembly Bill A52A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides a tax exemption on certain non-commercial energy star appliances

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to ways and means
May 06, 2013 print number 52a
May 06, 2013 amend and recommit to ways and means
Jan 09, 2013 referred to ways and means

A52 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4130
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1101, 1115, 1107, 1109 & 1210, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A2411
2011-2012: A5805

A52 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides a tax exemption on certain non-commercial energy star appliances; applies exemption on the first Saturday and Sunday of May and September on Energy Star appliances which cost less than twenty-five hundred dollars; permits local legislation for exemptions on county/city level.

A52 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   52

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. HEVESI -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Ways and Means

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  tax  law,  in relation to providing a sales and
  compensating use tax exemption on non-commercial  Energy  Star  appli-
  ances

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

  Section 1.  Subdivision (b) of section 1101 of the tax law is  amended
by adding a new paragraph 39 to read as follows:
  (39)  NEW ENERGY STAR APPLIANCE.  A RESIDENTIAL REFRIGERATOR, COMBINA-
TION RESIDENTIAL REFRIGERATOR/FREEZER, RESIDENTIAL FREEZER,  RESIDENTIAL
CLOTHES WASHER, RESIDENTIAL COMPACT FLUORESCENT LIGHT BULBS, RESIDENTIAL
BATTERY CHARGER, NON-COMMERCIAL WATER COOLER, NON-COMMERCIAL CEILING FAN
WITH  OR WITHOUT A LIGHT, NON-COMMERCIAL CEILING FAN LIGHT KIT, NON-COM-
MERCIAL  DISHWASHER,  ROOM  OR  CENTRAL  AIR CONDITIONER, NON-COMMERCIAL
FURNACE, NON-COMMERCIAL BOILER  AND  NON-COMMERCIAL  HOT  WATER  HEATER,
NON-COMMERCIAL  DEHUMIDIFIER, NON-COMMERCIAL PROGRAMMABLE THERMOSTAT AND
NON-COMMERCIAL ROOM AIR CLEANER WHICH IS SOLD  FOR  THE  FIRST  TIME  AT
RETAIL,  PROVIDED  SUCH APPLIANCE QUALIFIES FOR, AND IS LABELED WITH, AN
ENERGY STAR LABEL BY THE MANUFACTURER, PURSUANT TO  AN  AGREEMENT  AMONG
THE  MANUFACTURER, THE UNITED STATES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY AND
THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY.
  S 2. Subdivision (a) of section 1115 of the  tax  law  is  amended  by
adding a new paragraph 44 to read as follows:
  (44)  DURING THE FIRST SATURDAY AND SUNDAY OF MAY AND THE FIRST SATUR-
DAY AND SUNDAY OF SEPTEMBER, NEW ENERGY STAR APPLIANCES THAT  COST  LESS
THAN  TWO  THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS, PROVIDED, HOWEVER THAT IF SUCH
APPLIANCES COST THE INDIVIDUAL  MORE  THAN  TWO  THOUSAND  FIVE  HUNDRED
DOLLARS,  THE  FIRST  TWO  THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS SHALL BE EXEMPT
FROM SALES AND USE TAXES.

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

A52A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4130
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1101, 1115, 1107, 1109 & 1210, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A2411
2011-2012: A5805

A52A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides a tax exemption on certain non-commercial energy star appliances; applies exemption on the first Saturday and Sunday of May and September on Energy Star appliances which cost less than twenty-five hundred dollars; permits local legislation for exemptions on county/city level.

A52A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  52--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. HEVESI -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on  Ways  and  Means  --  committee  discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the tax law,  in  relation  to  providing  a  sales  and
  compensating  use  tax  exemption on non-commercial Energy Star appli-
  ances

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision (b) of section 1101 of the tax law is amended
by adding a new paragraph 39 to read as follows:
  (39) NEW ENERGY STAR APPLIANCE.  A RESIDENTIAL REFRIGERATOR,  COMBINA-
TION  RESIDENTIAL REFRIGERATOR/FREEZER, RESIDENTIAL FREEZER, RESIDENTIAL
CLOTHES WASHER, RESIDENTIAL COMPACT FLUORESCENT LIGHT BULBS, RESIDENTIAL
BATTERY CHARGER, NON-COMMERCIAL WATER COOLER, NON-COMMERCIAL CEILING FAN
WITH  OR WITHOUT A LIGHT, NON-COMMERCIAL CEILING FAN LIGHT KIT, NON-COM-
MERCIAL DISHWASHER, ROOM  OR  CENTRAL  AIR  CONDITIONER,  NON-COMMERCIAL
FURNACE,  NON-COMMERCIAL  BOILER  AND  NON-COMMERCIAL  HOT WATER HEATER,
NON-COMMERCIAL DEHUMIDIFIER, NON-COMMERCIAL PROGRAMMABLE THERMOSTAT  AND
NON-COMMERCIAL  ROOM  AIR  CLEANER  WHICH  IS SOLD FOR THE FIRST TIME AT
RETAIL, PROVIDED SUCH APPLIANCE QUALIFIES FOR, AND IS LABELED  WITH,  AN
ENERGY  STAR  LABEL  BY THE MANUFACTURER, PURSUANT TO AN AGREEMENT AMONG
THE MANUFACTURER, THE UNITED STATES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY  AND
THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY.
  S  2.  Subdivision  (a)  of  section 1115 of the tax law is amended by
adding a new paragraph 44 to read as follows:
  (44) DURING THE FIRST SATURDAY AND SUNDAY OF MAY AND THE FIRST  SATUR-
DAY  AND  SUNDAY OF SEPTEMBER, NEW ENERGY STAR APPLIANCES THAT COST LESS
THAN TWO THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS, PROVIDED, HOWEVER THAT  IF  SUCH
APPLIANCES  COST  THE  INDIVIDUAL  MORE  THAN  TWO THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03357-03-3

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