senate Bill S257

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Regulates the proportional distribution of revenues from the sale of lottery tickets between expenses of the lottery and state education

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S257 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5228
Current Committee:
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง92-c, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S307, A5593
2009-2010: S2215, A10727, A311

S257 - Summary

Regulates the proportional distribution of revenues from the sale of lottery tickets between expenses of the lottery and state education.

S257 - Sponsor Memo

S257 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   257

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation to  the  proportional
  distribution of moneys realized from the state lottery

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 4 of section 92-c of the state finance  law  is
amended by adding a new paragraph e to read as follows:
  E.  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  INCONSISTENT  PROVISION OF THIS SECTION, ANY
MONEYS PAID IN SUPPORT OF ELEMENTARY OR SECONDARY EDUCATION PURSUANT  TO
THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION SHALL BE IN ADDITION TO ANY MONEYS OTHER-
WISE  APPROPRIATED  BY THE STATE FOR SUCH PURPOSES. ANY STATE AID OTHER-
WISE REQUIRED OR MADE AVAILABLE TO THE SCHOOL  DISTRICTS  OF  THE  STATE
SHALL  BE CALCULATED AS IF THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION AND THE REVEN-
UES MADE AVAILABLE BY THIS SECTION ARE NOT IN FORCE AND EFFECT.
  S 2. Subdivision 7 of section  92-c  of  the  state  finance  law,  as
amended  by  chapter 92 of the laws of 1976 and as renumbered by chapter
913 of the laws of 1977, is amended to read as follows:
  7. In no fiscal year shall the total amount paid  from  the  fund  for
expenses of the lottery, exclusive of expenditures for machines or other
capital  equipment  which  the  division of the lottery is authorized to
purchase for the operation of the lottery, exceed an amount which,  when
added to any amount retained by lottery sales agents as compensation for
their  services,  equals  [fifteen]  TEN percent of the total amount for
which lottery tickets are sold during such fiscal year.
  S 3. Section 92-c of the state finance law is amended by adding a  new
subdivision 7-a to read as follows:
  7-A. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY INCONSISTENT PROVISION OF THIS SECTION, IN NO
FISCAL  YEAR  SHALL  THE  TOTAL  AMOUNT PAID FROM THE FUND IN SUPPORT OF
ELEMENTARY OR SECONDARY EDUCATION PURSUANT TO  THE  PROVISIONS  OF  THIS

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

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