senate Bill S4437

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Extends for two years the authorization of additional sales and compensating use taxes for the county of Albany

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 25, 2015 signed chap.302
Sep 15, 2015 delivered to governor
Jun 24, 2015 returned to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
ordered to third reading cal.496
substituted for a6270
Jun 16, 2015 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 27, 2015 advanced to third reading
May 20, 2015 2nd report cal.
May 19, 2015 1st report cal.787
Mar 20, 2015 referred to investigations and government operations


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May 19, 2015 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

Aye with Reservations
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Investigations and Government Operations Committee Vote: May 19, 2015

S4437 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง1210, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S4683, A6763

S4437 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Extends for two years the authorization of additional sales and use tax for the county of Albany from November 30, 2015 until November 30, 2017.

S4437 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4437 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 4437                                                  A. 6270

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                             March 20, 2015

IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. BRESLIN -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed,  and  when  printed  to  be committed to the Committee on Investi-
  gations and Government Operations

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. FAHY, McDONALD, STECK -- read once
  and referred to the Committee on Ways and Means

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to the imposition of sales  and
  compensating use taxes by the county of Albany


  Section 1.  Clause 10 of subparagraph (i) of the opening paragraph  of
section  1210  of  the tax law, as amended by chapter 211 of the laws of
2013, is amended to read as follows:
  (10) the county of Albany is hereby further authorized  and  empowered
to  adopt  and amend local laws, ordinances or resolutions imposing such
taxes at a rate which is one percent additional  to  the  three  percent
rate  authorized  above in this paragraph for such county for the period
beginning September first, nineteen hundred ninety-two and ending Novem-
ber thirtieth, two thousand [fifteen] SEVENTEEN;
  S 2. Notwithstanding any inconsistent provision of law, if the  county
of  Albany  imposes the additional one percent rate of sales and compen-
sating use taxes authorized by section one of this act for  any  portion
of  the  period  during which the county is so authorized to impose such
additional one percent rate of such taxes, then such  county  of  Albany
shall  allocate  and  distribute quarterly to the cities and the area in
the county outside the cities the same  proportion  of  net  collections
attributable  to  such additional one percent rate of such taxes as such
county is allocating and distributing the net collections from the coun-
ty's three percent rate of such taxes as of the date this act shall have
become a law, and such portion of net collections attributable  to  such
additional  one  percent  rate  of  such  taxes  shall  be allocated and

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


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