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|Jan 08, 2014||referred to investigations and government operations|
|Mar 11, 2013||referred to investigations and government operations|
senate Bill S4130
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S4130 (ACTIVE) - Details
S4130 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Provides a tax exemption on certain non-commercial energy star appliances; applies exemption on the first Saturday and Sunday of May and September on Energy Star appliances which cost less than twenty-five hundred dollars; permits local legislation for exemptions on county/city level.
S4130 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S4130 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the tax law, in relation to providing a sales and compensating use tax exemption on non-commercial Energy Star appliances PURPOSE: The purpose of this bill is to incentivize the purchase of energy star products to reduce energy consumption and lower consumers' energy bills by allowing two annual tax holiday weekends on these products per year. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: This legislation amends the following sections of the tax law: subdivision (b) of section 1101 by adding a new paragraph 39, subdivision (a) of section 1115 by,adding a new paragraph 44, clause 9 of subdivision (b) of section 1107 as amended by section 78 of part A of chapter 56 of the laws of 1998, subdivision (0 of section 1109 as added by section 118-a of part A of chapter 389 of the laws of 1997, subparagraph (ii) of paragraph I of subdivision (a) of section 1210 as amended by section 3 of part GG of chapter 57 of the laws of 2010, subdivision (d) of section 1210 as amended by section 37 of part S-1 of chapter 57 of the laws of 2009, and section 1210 is amended by adding a new subdivision (q). JUSTIFICATION: The widespread use of Energy Star compliant products Promoted by this bill will reduce long-term spending on electricity and heating fuel while simultaneously reducing greenhouse gas
S4130 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4130 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 11, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. MAZIARZ -- 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 providing a sales and compensating use tax exemption on non-commercial Energy Star appli- ances THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision (b) of section 1101 of the tax law is amended by adding a new paragraph 39 to read as follows: (39) NEW ENERGY STAR APPLIANCE. A RESIDENTIAL REFRIGERATOR, COMBINA- TION RESIDENTIAL REFRIGERATOR/FREEZER, RESIDENTIAL FREEZER, RESIDENTIAL CLOTHES WASHER, RESIDENTIAL COMPACT FLUORESCENT LIGHT BULBS, RESIDENTIAL BATTERY CHARGER, NON-COMMERCIAL WATER COOLER, NON-COMMERCIAL CEILING FAN WITH OR WITHOUT A LIGHT, NON-COMMERCIAL CEILING FAN LIGHT KIT, NON-COM- MERCIAL DISHWASHER, ROOM OR CENTRAL AIR CONDITIONER, NON-COMMERCIAL FURNACE, NON-COMMERCIAL BOILER AND NON-COMMERCIAL HOT WATER HEATER, NON-COMMERCIAL DEHUMIDIFIER, NON-COMMERCIAL PROGRAMMABLE THERMOSTAT AND NON-COMMERCIAL ROOM AIR CLEANER WHICH IS SOLD FOR THE FIRST TIME AT RETAIL, PROVIDED SUCH APPLIANCE QUALIFIES FOR, AND IS LABELED WITH, AN ENERGY STAR LABEL BY THE MANUFACTURER, PURSUANT TO AN AGREEMENT AMONG THE MANUFACTURER, THE UNITED STATES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY AND THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY. S 2. Subdivision (a) of section 1115 of the tax law is amended by adding a new paragraph 44 to read as follows: (44) DURING THE FIRST SATURDAY AND SUNDAY OF MAY AND THE FIRST SATUR- DAY AND SUNDAY OF SEPTEMBER, NEW ENERGY STAR APPLIANCES THAT COST LESS THAN TWO THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS, PROVIDED, HOWEVER THAT IF SUCH APPLIANCES COST THE INDIVIDUAL MORE THAN TWO THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS, THE FIRST TWO THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS SHALL BE EXEMPT FROM SALES AND USE TAXES. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD03357-02-3
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