senate Bill S6577A

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Establishes business franchise and personal income tax gifts for the support of state veterans' homes

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 14, 2016 signed chap.432
Nov 02, 2016 delivered to governor
Jun 02, 2016 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.814
substituted for a9315a
May 24, 2016 referred to ways and means
returned to assembly
repassed senate
May 09, 2016 amended on third reading 6577a
May 09, 2016 vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
returned to senate
recalled from assembly
May 04, 2016 referred to veterans' affairs
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 03, 2016 advanced to third reading
Apr 12, 2016 2nd report cal.
Apr 11, 2016 1st report cal.590
Mar 14, 2016 reported and committed to finance
Jan 27, 2016 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

Votes

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Apr 11, 2016 - Finance committee Vote

S6577
35
0
committee
35
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mar 14, 2016 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S6577
12
0
committee
12
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Mar 14, 2016

excused (1)

S6577 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9315
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §§209-J & 627-c, Tax L; add §81, St Fin L

S6577 - Summary

Establishes business franchise and personal income tax gifts for the support of state veterans' homes; establishes the "veterans' home assistance fund" as a repository of revenue from such gifts, grants and bequests thereto; requires annual state appropriations thereto to be used for the support of the 5 state veterans' homes in the state.

S6577 - Sponsor Memo

S6577 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6577

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 27, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MURPHY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military Affairs

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to establishing business  fran-
  chise  and personal income tax gifts for state veterans' homes; and to
  amend the state finance law, in relation to establishing the veterans'
  home assistance fund

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

  Section  1.  The  tax  law is amended by adding a new section 209-J to
read as follows:
  S 209-J. GIFT FOR NEW YORK STATE VETERANS' HOMES.  EFFECTIVE  FOR  ANY
TAX  YEAR  COMMENCING ON OR AFTER JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND SEVENTEEN,
ANY TAXPAYER IN ANY TAXABLE YEAR MAY ELECT TO CONTRIBUTE TO  THE  VETER-
ANS'  HOME  ASSISTANCE  FUND.  SUCH  CONTRIBUTION  SHALL BE IN ANY WHOLE
DOLLAR AMOUNT AND SHALL NOT REDUCE THE AMOUNT OF STATE TAX OWED BY  SUCH
TAXPAYER.  THE  COMMISSIONER SHALL INCLUDE SPACE ON THE CORPORATE INCOME
TAX RETURN TO ENABLE A TAXPAYER TO MAKE  SUCH  CONTRIBUTION.    NOTWITH-
STANDING  ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, ALL REVENUES COLLECTED PURSUANT TO
THIS SECTION SHALL BE CREDITED TO THE VETERANS' HOME ASSISTANCE FUND AND
USED ONLY FOR THOSE PURPOSES ENUMERATED IN  SECTION  EIGHTY-ONE  OF  THE
STATE FINANCE LAW.
  S  2.  The tax law is amended by adding a new section 627-c to read as
follows:
  S 627-C. GIFT FOR NEW YORK STATE VETERANS' HOMES.  EFFECTIVE  FOR  ANY
TAX  YEAR  COMMENCING ON OR AFTER JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND SEVENTEEN,
AN INDIVIDUAL IN ANY TAXABLE YEAR MAY ELECT TO CONTRIBUTE TO THE  VETER-
ANS'  HOME  ASSISTANCE  FUND.  SUCH  CONTRIBUTION  SHALL BE IN ANY WHOLE
DOLLAR AMOUNT AND SHALL NOT REDUCE THE AMOUNT OF STATE TAX OWED BY  SUCH
INDIVIDUAL.  THE COMMISSIONER SHALL INCLUDE SPACE ON THE PERSONAL INCOME
TAX RETURN TO ENABLE A TAXPAYER TO MAKE SUCH CONTRIBUTION. NOTWITHSTAND-
ING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, ALL REVENUES COLLECTED PURSUANT TO  THIS
SECTION SHALL BE CREDITED TO THE VETERANS' HOME ASSISTANCE FUND AND USED

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13704-01-6

S6577A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9315
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §§209-J & 627-c, Tax L; add §81, St Fin L

S6577A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes business franchise and personal income tax gifts for the support of state veterans' homes; establishes the "veterans' home assistance fund" as a repository of revenue from such gifts, grants and bequests thereto; requires annual state appropriations thereto to be used for the support of the 5 state veterans' homes in the state.

S6577A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6577A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 6577--A
    Cal. No. 590

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 27, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MURPHY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military Affairs -- reported favorably from said committee  and
  committed  to the Committee on Finance -- reported favorably from said
  committee, ordered to first and second  report,  ordered  to  a  third
  reading,  passed  by  Senate  and delivered to the Assembly, recalled,
  vote reconsidered, restored to  third  reading,  amended  and  ordered
  reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN  ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to establishing business fran-
  chise and personal income tax gifts for state veterans' homes; and  to
  amend the state finance law, in relation to establishing the veterans'
  home assistance fund

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

  Section 1. The tax law is amended by adding a  new  section  209-J  to
read as follows:
  S  209-J.  GIFT  FOR NEW YORK STATE VETERANS' HOMES. EFFECTIVE FOR ANY
TAX YEAR COMMENCING ON OR AFTER JANUARY FIRST, TWO  THOUSAND  SEVENTEEN,
ANY  TAXPAYER  IN ANY TAXABLE YEAR MAY ELECT TO CONTRIBUTE TO THE VETER-
ANS' HOME ASSISTANCE FUND. SUCH  CONTRIBUTION  SHALL  BE  IN  ANY  WHOLE
DOLLAR  AMOUNT AND SHALL NOT REDUCE THE AMOUNT OF STATE TAX OWED BY SUCH
TAXPAYER. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL INCLUDE SPACE ON THE  CORPORATE  INCOME
TAX  RETURN  TO  ENABLE  A TAXPAYER TO MAKE SUCH CONTRIBUTION.  NOTWITH-
STANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, ALL REVENUES COLLECTED PURSUANT  TO
THIS SECTION SHALL BE CREDITED TO THE VETERANS' HOME ASSISTANCE FUND AND
USED  ONLY  FOR  THOSE  PURPOSES ENUMERATED IN SECTION EIGHTY-ONE OF THE
STATE FINANCE LAW.
  S 2. The tax law is amended by adding a new section 627-c to  read  as
follows:
  S  627-C.  GIFT  FOR NEW YORK STATE VETERANS' HOMES. EFFECTIVE FOR ANY
TAX YEAR COMMENCING ON OR AFTER JANUARY FIRST, TWO  THOUSAND  SEVENTEEN,
AN  INDIVIDUAL IN ANY TAXABLE YEAR MAY ELECT TO CONTRIBUTE TO THE VETER-
ANS' HOME ASSISTANCE FUND. SUCH  CONTRIBUTION  SHALL  BE  IN  ANY  WHOLE
DOLLAR  AMOUNT AND SHALL NOT REDUCE THE AMOUNT OF STATE TAX OWED BY SUCH

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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