|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to investigations and government operations|
|Jun 20, 2013||committee discharged and committed to rules|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to investigations and government operations|
senate Bill S1665
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1665 - Details
S1665 - Summary
Provides an exemption to the retail sale of plug-in hybrid electric vehicles from state sales and compensating use taxes; authorizes local governments to adopt similar incentives.
S1665 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S1665 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the tax law, in relation to exempting the sale of plug-in hybrid electric vehicles from state sales and compensating use taxes, and to authorize cities and counties to grant such exemption PURPOSE: This legislation would exempt qualifying plug-in electric vehicles from sales tax. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 defines the term plug in hybrid. electric vehicle and creates a state sales tax exemption. Section 2 states that the tax break is not applicable to car rentals. Section 3 states that new plug-in hybrid vehicles exemptions may be exempted by Counties. Section 4 allows for a sales tax break if opted into by New York City. Section 5 is the effective date.
S1665 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1665 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sens. GRISANTI, BONACIC, MAZIARZ -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investi- gations and Government Operations AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to exempting the sale of plug- in hybrid electric vehicles from state sales and compensating use taxes, and to authorize cities and counties to grant such exemption THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision (a) of section 1115 of the tax law is amended by adding a new paragraph 44 to read as follows: (44) THE RECEIPTS FROM THE RETAIL SALE OF NEW PLUG-IN HYBRID ELECTRIC VEHICLES. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS PARAGRAPH THE TERM "PLUG-IN HYBRID ELEC- TRIC VEHICLE" MEANS A MOTOR VEHICLE, AS DEFINED IN SECTION ONE HUNDRED TWENTY-FIVE OF THE VEHICLE AND TRAFFIC LAW, THAT: (I) DRAWS PROPULSION USING A TRACTION BATTERY WITH AT LEAST FOUR KILO- WATT HOURS OF CAPACITY; (II) USES AN EXTERNAL SOURCE OF ENERGY TO RECHARGE SUCH BATTERY; (III) THE ORIGINAL USE OF WHICH COMMENCES WITH THE TAXPAYER; (IV) IS ACQUIRED FOR USE OR LEASE BY THE TAXPAYER AND NOT FOR RESALE; AND (V) IS MADE BY A MANUFACTURER. S 2. Section 1160 of the tax law is amended by adding a new subdivi- sion (c) to read as follows: (C) THE NEW PLUG-IN HYBRID ELECTRIC VEHICLES EXEMPTION PROVIDED FOR IN PARAGRAPH FORTY-FOUR OF SUBDIVISION (A) OF SECTION ELEVEN HUNDRED FIFTEEN OF THIS CHAPTER SHALL NOT APPLY TO OR LIMIT THE IMPOSITION OF THE TAX IMPOSED PURSUANT TO THIS ARTICLE. S 3. Paragraph 1 of subdivision (a) of section 1210 of the tax law, as amended by chapter 406 of the laws of 2012, is amended to read as follows: EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
Open Legislation comments facilitate discussion of New York State legislation. All comments are subject to moderation. Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity or hate speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday.
By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.