|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Apr 29, 2014||reported and committed to finance|
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to investigations and government operations|
returned to senate
died in assembly
|May 20, 2013||referred to ways and means|
delivered to assembly
|May 08, 2013||advanced to third reading|
|May 07, 2013||2nd report cal.|
|May 06, 2013||1st report cal.549|
|Feb 05, 2013||reported and committed to finance|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to investigations and government operations|
senate Bill S1720
Archive: Last Bill Status -
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1720 - Details
S1720 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S1720 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the tax law, in relation to the public safety communications surcharge and repealing certain provisions of such law relating thereto PURPOSE: Specifies what percentage of the public safety communications surcharge funds shall go to counties and local governments, and what percentage shall go to the state. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1: Repeals Subdivision 6 of section 186-f of the tax law and a new subdivision 6 is added. New subdivision 6 specifies that: 58.3% of surcharge funds shall be used for toe provision of grants or reimbursements to counties for the development, including next generation 911, consolidation, or operation of public safety communications systems or networks designed to support interoperable communications for first responders.
S1720 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1720 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sens. GRISANTI, GALLIVAN, GOLDEN, LARKIN, MAZIARZ -- 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 the public safety communi- cations surcharge and repealing certain provisions of such law relat- ing thereto THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 6 of section 186-f of the tax law is REPEALED and a new subdivision 6 is added to read as follows: 6. DISTRIBUTION. THE MONIES COLLECTED FROM THE SURCHARGE IMPOSED BY THIS SECTION SHALL BE DISTRIBUTED IN THE FOLLOWING MANNER: (A) FIFTY-EIGHT AND THREE-TENTHS PERCENT SHALL BE USED FOR THE PROVISION OF GRANTS OR REIMBURSEMENTS TO COUNTIES FOR THE DEVELOPMENT, CONSOLIDATION, OR OPERATION OF PUBLIC SAFETY COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS OR NETWORKS DESIGNED TO SUPPORT STATEWIDE INTEROPERABLE COMMUNICATIONS FOR FIRST RESPONDERS, INCLUDING NEXT GENERATION 911, TO BE DISTRIBUTED PURSUANT TO STANDARDS AND GUIDELINES ISSUED BY THE STATE. ANNUAL GRANTS MAY CONSIDER COSTS BORNE BY A MUNICIPALITY RELATED TO THE ISSUANCE OF LOCAL PUBLIC SAFETY COMMUNICATIONS BONDS PURSUANT TO SECTION TWENTY-FOUR HUNDRED THIRTY-TWO OF THE PUBLIC AUTHORITIES LAW, WHEN THE MUNICIPALITY HAS QUALIFIED AS AN APPROVED PARTICIPANT IN A STATEWIDE INTEROPERABLE COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEM UNDER THE STANDARDS AND GUIDELINES ISSUED BY THE STATE, AND MAINTAINS COMPLIANCE WITH SUCH STANDARDS AND GUIDELINES. THE GRANT AMOUNT WILL BE PRESCRIBED PURSUANT TO AN AGREEMENT WITH THE MUNI- CIPALITY, AND MAY NOT EXCEED THIRTY PERCENT OF THE ANNUAL COST BORNE BY THE MUNICIPALITY IN RELATION TO SUCH BONDS; AND (B) FORTY-ONE AND SEVEN-TENTHS PERCENT SHALL BE JOINTLY APPORTIONED, PURSUANT TO RULES AND REGULATIONS PROMULGATED BY THE COMMISSIONER, TO: (I) THE STATE POLICE, (II) THE NEW YORK STATE EMERGENCY SERVICES REVOLV- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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