senate Bill S4130

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides a tax exemption on certain non-commercial energy star appliances

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to investigations and government operations
Mar 11, 2013 referred to investigations and government operations

S4130 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A52
Current Committee:
Senate Investigations And Government Operations
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง1101, 1115, 1107, 1109 & 1210, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A2411
2011-2012: A5805

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

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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