senate Bill S2410

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Establishes a GPS smartcard advisory council; and provides a personal income tax credit for the purchase of a GPS smartcard

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Jan 17, 2013 referred to finance

S2410 - Details

Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §837-s, Exec L; amd §606, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S3630A
2009-2010: S2645

S2410 - Summary

Establishes a GPS smartcard advisory council; provides a personal income tax credit for the purchase of a GPS smartcard.

S2410 - Sponsor Memo

S2410 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2410

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 17, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ADAMS  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation  to  establishing  a  GPS
  smartcard  technology  advisory  council  and to amend the tax law, in
  relation to providing a personal income tax credit for the purchase of
  smart chip global tracking (GPS) smartcard for kids

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

  Section  1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 837-s
to read as follows:
  S 837-S. GPS SMARTCARD TECHNOLOGY ADVISORY COUNCIL. 1. THERE IS HEREBY
ESTABLISHED IN THE OFFICE A GPS SMARTCARD TECHNOLOGY ADVISORY COUNCIL TO
ADVISE THE OFFICE ON LOCATOR TECHNOLOGY,  INCLUDING  GLOBAL  POSITIONING
TECHNOLOGY.  SUCH COUNCIL SHALL CONSIST OF EIGHT PERSONS SELECTED BY THE
DIRECTOR OF WHOM FIVE SHALL BE MEMBERS  OF  THE  MISSING  AND  EXPLOITED
CHILDREN  CLEARINGHOUSE  OF  THE DIVISION AND THREE SHALL BE INDIVIDUALS
WITH AT LEAST FIVE YEARS OF EXPERIENCE  IN  THE  TECHNOLOGY  OF  LOCATOR
SYSTEMS  AND/OR GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM TECHNOLOGY. THE MEMBERS OF THE
ADVISORY COUNCIL SHALL RECEIVE NO COMPENSATION FOR THEIR SERVICES  HERE-
UNDER,  BUT  SHALL  BE  ENTITLED  TO  REIMBURSEMENT FOR THEIR ACTUAL AND
NECESSARY TRAVELING AND OTHER EXPENSES INCURRED BY  THEM  IN  CONNECTION
WITH THE PERFORMANCE OF THEIR DUTIES UNDER THIS SECTION.
  2.  THE  COUNCIL  SHALL,  AFTER  INVESTIGATION AND UPON MAJORITY VOTE,
FORWARD TO THE DIRECTOR RECOMMENDATIONS ON  LOCATOR  TECHNOLOGY  MODELS,
INCLUDING  GPS  SMARTCARDS,  AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE BY INDIVIDUALS WHICH
WOULD HELP PARENTS IN LOCATING THEIR CHILDREN.   IF THE  DIRECTOR  SHALL
AGREE WITH THE RECOMMENDATIONS, THE DIRECTOR MAY PROMULGATE SUCH LIST AS
A  REGULATION  OF  THE  DEPARTMENT,  AND  SHALL  FORWARD THE LIST TO THE
COMMISSIONER OF TAXATION AND FINANCE.  SUCH LIST SHALL  BE  UPDATED  NOT
LATER THAN ONCE EACH YEAR, ON OR BEFORE NOVEMBER FIRST.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05579-01-3

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