assembly Bill A2317A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Permits state lottery winners to remain anonymous to the general public

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 17, 2014 held for consideration in ways and means
Jan 08, 2014 referred to ways and means
Feb 06, 2013 print number 2317a
Feb 06, 2013 amend and recommit to ways and means
Jan 14, 2013 referred to ways and means

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A2317 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1349
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1613, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S7315
2015-2016: A1076, S4646
2017-2018: A716, S219

A2317 - Summary

Permits state lottery winners to remain anonymous to the general public.

A2317 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2317

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 14, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. GUNTHER -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Ways and Means

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation  to  permitting  state  lottery
  winners to remain anonymous to the general public

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

  Section 1. Subdivision a of section 1613 of the tax law, as amended by
chapter 426 of the laws of 2006, is amended to read as follows:
  a. It shall be the duty of the director to  require  that  all  prizes
over  five thousand dollars in any game be awarded to holders of winning
tickets for that game as provided in this section  and  section  sixteen
hundred  fourteen  of this article. Within one week after any drawing or
selection of prize winning lottery tickets, the division  shall  deliver
to  the  comptroller a certified list of the tickets to which prizes are
awarded and the amount of each such prize. Upon receipt of  such  certi-
fied list and voucher of the division, moneys sufficient for the payment
of  such  prizes  shall  be  paid to the division from the lottery prize
account, upon audit and warrant  of  the  comptroller.  Moneys  for  the
payment of lottery prizes shall be deposited by the director as provided
in  section sixteen hundred eleven of this article and the withdrawal of
such moneys for the payment of prize winners shall be subject to a check
signed by the director or such officers or employees of the division  as
the  director  may  designate. The division shall each month provide the
comptroller with a record of all such withdrawals  from  the  director's
accounts.  Payment of prizes shall be made by the division to holders of
the tickets to which prizes are awarded,  except  that  payment  of  any
prize drawn may be paid to the estate of a deceased prize winner, may be
paid  pursuant  to  a court order granted as a result of a proceeding as
provided in subdivision d of this section, and except  that  any  person
pursuant to an appropriate judicial order may be paid the prize to which
the  winner  is entitled.   THE DIVISION SHALL NOT PUBLICLY DISCLOSE THE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02278-01-3

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A2317A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1349
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1613, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S7315
2015-2016: A1076, S4646
2017-2018: A716, S219

A2317A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Permits state lottery winners to remain anonymous to the general public.

A2317A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2317--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 14, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. GUNTHER, MAISEL, CROUCH, WALTER, RAIA, ZEBROWSKI,
  COOK, MILLER, RIVERA, CORWIN, MONTESANO -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of
  A.  DUPREY,  HAWLEY,  KEARNS, McKEVITT, McLAUGHLIN, SIMANOWITZ -- read
  once and referred to the Committee on  Ways  and  Means  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the tax law, in relation to permitting state lottery
  winners to remain anonymous to the general public

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

  Section 1. Subdivision a of section 1613 of the tax law, as amended by
chapter 426 of the laws of 2006, is amended to read as follows:
  a.  It  shall  be  the duty of the director to require that all prizes
over five thousand dollars in any game be awarded to holders of  winning
tickets  for  that  game as provided in this section and section sixteen
hundred fourteen of this article. Within one week after any  drawing  or
selection  of  prize winning lottery tickets, the division shall deliver
to the comptroller a certified list of the tickets to which  prizes  are
awarded  and  the amount of each such prize. Upon receipt of such certi-
fied list and voucher of the division, moneys sufficient for the payment
of such prizes shall be paid to the  division  from  the  lottery  prize
account,  upon  audit  and  warrant  of  the comptroller. Moneys for the
payment of lottery prizes shall be deposited by the director as provided
in section sixteen hundred eleven of this article and the withdrawal  of
such moneys for the payment of prize winners shall be subject to a check
signed  by the director or such officers or employees of the division as
the director may designate. The division shall each  month  provide  the
comptroller  with  a  record of all such withdrawals from the director's
accounts. Payment of prizes shall be made by the division to holders  of
the  tickets  to  which  prizes  are awarded, except that payment of any
prize drawn may be paid to the estate of a deceased prize winner, may be

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02278-03-3

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