senate Bill S3601A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Establishes a credit for purchase and installation of a seat belt violation alert system

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Feb 10, 2014 print number 3601a
amend and recommit to investigations and government operations
Jan 08, 2014 referred to investigations and government operations
Feb 07, 2013 referred to investigations and government operations

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S3601 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§210 & 606, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S4375B

S3601 - Summary

Establishes a credit for purchase and installation of a seat belt violation alert system.

S3601 - Sponsor Memo

S3601 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3601

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 7, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
  ment Operations

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to establishing  a  credit  for
  the installation of a seat belt violation alert system

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

  Section 1. Section 210 of the tax law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
subdivision 46 to read as follows:
  46. CREDIT FOR INSTALLATION OF SEAT BELT VIOLATION ALERT SYSTEM. (A) A
TAXPAYER  SHALL  BE  ALLOWED  A  CREDIT,  TO  BE COMPUTED AS HEREINAFTER
PROVIDED, AGAINST THE TAX IMPOSED BY THIS  ARTICLE,  FOR  THE  PURCHASE,
OTHER  THAN  FOR RESALE, AND INSTALLATION OF A SEAT BELT VIOLATION ALERT
SYSTEM.
  (B) FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDIVISION, THE  FOLLOWING  TERMS  SHALL
HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (1)  "ELECTRONIC  INDICATOR"  SHALL  MEAN  ANY  DISPLAY  SYSTEM ON THE
OUTSIDE OF A MOTOR VEHICLE THAT REGISTERS THE FAILURE OF A PASSENGER  TO
PROPERLY SECURE THEIR SAFETY BELT WITHIN SUCH VEHICLE.
  (2)  "SEAT  BELT VIOLATION ALERT SYSTEM" SHALL MEAN ANY DEVICE, WHICH,
UPON INSTALLATION IN AND ON A MOTOR VEHICLE, SIGNALS OR OTHERWISE ALERTS
POLICE OFFICERS, BY WAY OF AN ELECTRONIC INDICATOR ON THE OUTSIDE OF THE
VEHICLE, THAT AN INDIVIDUAL IN  SUCH  VEHICLE  HAS  FAILED  TO  PROPERLY
SECURE THEIR SAFETY BELT.
  (C)  THE  AMOUNT  OF  CREDIT SHALL BE FIFTY PERCENT OF THE COST TO THE
TAXPAYER FOR THE PURCHASE  AND  INSTALLATION  OF  SUCH  SECURITY  SYSTEM
DURING  THE  TAXABLE  YEAR  OF  PURCHASE,  SUCH CREDIT NOT TO EXCEED TWO
HUNDRED FIFTY DOLLARS WITH RESPECT TO EACH  PURCHASE  AND  INSTALLATION.
THE CREDIT ALLOWED UNDER THIS SUBDIVISION FOR ANY TAXABLE YEAR SHALL NOT
REDUCE  THE TAX DUE FOR SUCH YEAR TO LESS THAN THE HIGHER OF THE AMOUNTS
PRESCRIBED IN PARAGRAPHS (C) AND (D) OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03838-01-3

S3601A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§210 & 606, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S4375B

S3601A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a credit for purchase and installation of a seat belt violation alert system.

S3601A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3601A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3601--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 7, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
  ment Operations -- recommitted to the Committee on Investigations  and
  Government  Operations  in  accordance  with  Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend the tax law, in relation to establishing a credit for
  the installation of a seat belt violation alert system

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

  Section  1.  Section  210  of  the  tax law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 48 to read as follows:
  48. CREDIT FOR INSTALLATION OF SEAT BELT VIOLATION ALERT SYSTEM. (A) A
TAXPAYER SHALL BE ALLOWED  A  CREDIT,  TO  BE  COMPUTED  AS  HEREINAFTER
PROVIDED,  AGAINST  THE  TAX  IMPOSED BY THIS ARTICLE, FOR THE PURCHASE,
OTHER THAN FOR RESALE, AND INSTALLATION OF A SEAT BELT  VIOLATION  ALERT
SYSTEM.
  (B)  FOR  THE  PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDIVISION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL
HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (1) "ELECTRONIC INDICATOR"  SHALL  MEAN  ANY  DISPLAY  SYSTEM  ON  THE
OUTSIDE  OF A MOTOR VEHICLE THAT REGISTERS THE FAILURE OF A PASSENGER TO
PROPERLY SECURE THEIR SAFETY BELT WITHIN SUCH VEHICLE.
  (2) "SEAT BELT VIOLATION ALERT SYSTEM" SHALL MEAN ANY  DEVICE,  WHICH,
UPON INSTALLATION IN AND ON A MOTOR VEHICLE, SIGNALS OR OTHERWISE ALERTS
POLICE OFFICERS, BY WAY OF AN ELECTRONIC INDICATOR ON THE OUTSIDE OF THE
VEHICLE,  THAT  AN  INDIVIDUAL  IN  SUCH  VEHICLE HAS FAILED TO PROPERLY
SECURE THEIR SAFETY BELT.
  (C) THE AMOUNT OF CREDIT SHALL BE FIFTY PERCENT OF  THE  COST  TO  THE
TAXPAYER  FOR  THE  PURCHASE  AND  INSTALLATION  OF SUCH SECURITY SYSTEM
DURING THE TAXABLE YEAR OF PURCHASE,  SUCH  CREDIT  NOT  TO  EXCEED  TWO
HUNDRED  FIFTY  DOLLARS  WITH RESPECT TO EACH PURCHASE AND INSTALLATION.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03838-02-4

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