senate Bill S4989A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Authorizes off-track betting corporations to host video lottery terminals

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to racing, gaming and wagering
Jun 17, 2013 print number 4989a
amend and recommit to racing, gaming and wagering
May 02, 2013 referred to racing, gaming and wagering

Bill Amendments

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S4989 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Racing, Pari-Mutuel Wagering and Breeding Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §503, RWB L; amd §§1612 & 1617-a, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A9622
2009-2010: A8211A

S4989 - Summary

Authorizes off-track betting corporations to host video lottery terminals.

S4989 - Sponsor Memo

S4989 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4989

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 2, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BOYLE  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Racing, Gaming and  Wager-
  ing

AN  ACT  to  amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law and
  the tax law, in relation to allowing off-track betting corporations in
  the state to host video lottery terminals

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

  Section  1. Section 503 of the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breed-
ing law is amended by adding a new subdivision 10-a to read as follows:
  10-A. IN A REGION IN WHICH NO PARTICIPATING COUNTY CONTAINS  EITHER  A
THOROUGHBRED  OR  STANDARDBRED  RACETRACK  LICENSED  TO  OPERATE  BY THE
COMMISSION, TO OPERATE VIDEO LOTTERY GAMING AT A CORPORATION'S  FACILITY
WHICH IS LICENSED PURSUANT TO SECTION ONE THOUSAND EIGHT OR ONE THOUSAND
NINE OF THIS CHAPTER;
  S 2. Subparagraph (ii) of paragraph 1 of subdivision b of section 1612
of  the  tax law, as amended by section 6 of part K of chapter 57 of the
laws of 2010, clause (F) as amended by section 1 of part T of chapter 59
of the laws of 2013, clause (H) as amended by chapter 454 of the laws of
2012, clause (I) as added by  section 1 of part O of chapter 61  of  the
laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
  (ii) less a vendor's fee the amount of which is to be paid for serving
as  a  lottery agent to the track operator of a vendor track; AND LESS A
VENDOR'S FEE TO BE PAID FOR SERVING AS A LOTTERY AGENT TO  THE  REGIONAL
OFF-TRACK  BETTING  CORPORATION  OPERATOR AT AN AUTHORIZED PARTICIPATING
OFF-TRACK BETTING FACILITY LICENSED PURSUANT TO EITHER SECTION ONE THOU-
SAND EIGHT OR ONE THOUSAND NINE OF THE RACING, PARI-MUTUEL WAGERING  AND
BREEDING LAW:
  (A)  having fewer than one thousand one hundred video gaming machines,
at a rate of thirty-five percent for the  first  fifty  million  dollars
annually,  twenty-eight  percent  for  the  next hundred million dollars

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09719-04-3

S4989A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Racing, Pari-Mutuel Wagering and Breeding Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §503, RWB L; amd §§1612 & 1617-a, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A9622
2009-2010: A8211A

S4989A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes off-track betting corporations to host video lottery terminals.

S4989A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4989A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4989--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 2, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BOYLE  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Racing, Gaming and  Wager-
  ing  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and  breeding  law  and
  the tax law, in relation to allowing off-track betting corporations in
  the state to host video lottery terminals

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

  Section 1. Section 503 of the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and  breed-
ing law is amended by adding a new subdivision 10-a to read as follows:
  10-A.  IN  A REGION IN WHICH NO PARTICIPATING COUNTY CONTAINS EITHER A
THOROUGHBRED OR STANDARDBRED RACETRACK LICENSED TO OPERATE VIDEO LOTTERY
GAMING, AT SUCH A CORPORATION'S FACILITY WHICH IS LICENSED  PURSUANT  TO
SECTION  ONE THOUSAND EIGHT OR ONE THOUSAND NINE OF THIS CHAPTER OPERATE
VIDEO LOTTERY GAMING;
  S 2. Subparagraph (ii) of paragraph 1 of subdivision b of section 1612
of the tax law, as amended by section 6 of part K of chapter 57  of  the
laws of 2010, clause (F) as amended by section 1 of part T of chapter 59
of the laws of 2013, clause (H) as amended by chapter 454 of the laws of
2012,  clause  (I) as added by  section 1 of part O of chapter 61 of the
laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
  (ii) less a vendor's fee the amount of which is to be paid for serving
as a lottery agent to the track operator of a vendor track; AND  LESS  A
VENDOR'S  FEE  TO BE PAID FOR SERVING AS A LOTTERY AGENT TO THE REGIONAL
OFF-TRACK BETTING CORPORATION OPERATOR AT  AN  AUTHORIZED  PARTICIPATING
OFF-TRACK BETTING FACILITY LICENSED PURSUANT TO EITHER SECTION ONE THOU-
SAND  EIGHT OR ONE THOUSAND NINE OF THE RACING, PARI-MUTUEL WAGERING AND
BREEDING LAW:
  (A) having fewer than one thousand one hundred video gaming  machines,
at  a  rate  of  thirty-five percent for the first fifty million dollars

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09719-05-3

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