senate Bill S4379

Vetoed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Exempts proceeds from service award programs for volunteer firefighters and ambulance workers from personal income taxes

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Vetoed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 27, 2013 vetoed memo.225
Sep 17, 2013 delivered to governor
Jun 17, 2013 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.239
substituted for a6765
Jun 11, 2013 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 10, 2013 ordered to third reading cal.1195
committee discharged and committed to rules
Mar 25, 2013 referred to investigations and government operations

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S4379 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6765
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง612, Tax L

S4379 - Summary

Exempts proceeds from service award programs for volunteer firefighters and ambulance workers from personal income taxes.

S4379 - Sponsor Memo

S4379 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4379

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 25, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BOYLE  -- 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 exempting the proceeds  from
  service  award programs for volunteer firefighters and ambulance work-
  ers from personal income taxes

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

  Section  1. Subsection (c) of section 612 of the tax law is amended by
adding a new paragraph 39 to read as follows:
  (39) THE AMOUNT OF ANY AWARD PAID TO A VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTER OR VOLUN-
TEER AMBULANCE WORKER FROM A LENGTH OF SERVICE DEFINED CONTRIBUTION PLAN
OR DEFINED BENEFIT PLAN AS PROVIDED FOR IN ARTICLES ELEVEN-A, ELEVEN-AA,
ELEVEN-AAA AND ELEVEN-AAAA OF THE GENERAL MUNICIPAL LAW, TO  THE  EXTENT
THAT  SUCH  AWARD  IS  INCLUDABLE IN GROSS INCOME FOR FEDERAL INCOME TAX
PURPOSES; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT SUCH AWARD IS NOT DISTRIBUTED  IN  THE
FORM OF A LUMP SUM.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall apply to taxable
years beginning on and after January 1, 2014.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10031-01-3

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