assembly Bill A7432

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Enacts the "sweetened beverage tax law" and establishes the "children's health promotion fund" to fund statewide childhood obesity prevention activities and programs

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to ways and means
May 16, 2013 referred to ways and means

A7432 - Details

Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 15 §§330 - 340, Tax L; add §81, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A5945
2017-2018: A3353

A7432 - Summary

Enacts the "sweetened beverage tax law" and establishes the "Children's health promotion fund" to fund statewide childhood obesity prevention activities and programs.

A7432 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7432

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 16, 2013
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in  relation  to  enacting  the  "sweetened
  beverage  tax law"; and to amend the state finance law, in relation to
  establishing the children's health promotion fund

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

  Section  1. This act shall be known and may be cited as the "sweetened
beverage tax law".
  S 2. The tax law is amended by adding a new  article  15  to  read  as
follows:
                                ARTICLE 15
                       SWEETENED BEVERAGE TAX LAW
SECTION 330. DEFINITIONS.
        331. EXCISE TAX.
        332. DISTRIBUTION INFORMATION.
        333. EXEMPTION.
        334. EXEMPTION CERTIFICATE.
        335. CREDIT.
        336. COLLECTION OF TAX.
        337. RULES AND REGULATIONS.
        338. TAXES DUE.
        339. ELECTRONIC FILING.
        340. REGISTRATION.
  S 330. DEFINITIONS. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS ARTICLE:
  (A)  "BEVERAGE CONTAINER" MEANS ANY CLOSED OR SEALED CONTAINER REGARD-
LESS OF SIZE OR SHAPE, INCLUDING,  WITHOUT  LIMITATION,  THOSE  MADE  OF
GLASS,  METAL,  PAPER,  PLASTIC, OR ANY OTHER MATERIAL OR COMBINATION OF
MATERIALS.
  (B) "BOTTLED SWEETENED BEVERAGE" MEANS A SWEETENED BEVERAGE  CONTAINED
IN A BEVERAGE CONTAINER.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10813-02-3

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