senate Bill S7034A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to organ donation

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 09, 2016 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1631
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 17, 2016 print number 7034a
May 17, 2016 amend (t) and recommit to finance
Apr 05, 2016 reported and committed to finance
Mar 17, 2016 referred to investigations and government operations

Votes

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Jun 9, 2016 - Rules committee Vote

S7034A
23
0
committee
23
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
1
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Apr 5, 2016 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

S7034
8
0
committee
8
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Apr 5, 2016

excused (1)

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S7034 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §612, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S1475
2019-2020: S514

S7034 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Allows a taxpayer or the spouse of a taxpayer to deduct costs related to the taxpayer's organ donation; includes child care costs within such allowable costs.

S7034 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7034 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7034

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 17, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. CARLUCCI, KENNEDY -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and  when  printed  to be committed to the Committee on Investigations
  and Government Operations

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to  the  donation  of  a  human
  organ;  and  to  amend  the  labor  law,  in  relation  to prohibiting
  discrimination against an individual who decides  to  donate  a  human
  organ

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

  Section 1. Paragraph 38 of subsection (c) of section 612  of  the  tax
law,  as added by chapter 565 of the laws of 2006, is amended to read as
follows:
  (38) An amount of up to ten thousand  dollars  if  a  taxpayer,  while
living,  donates one or more of his or her human organs to another human
being for human organ transplantation. For purposes of  this  paragraph,
"human organ" means all or part of a liver, pancreas, kidney, intestine,
lung,  or  bone marrow. A subtract modification allowed under this para-
graph shall be claimed in the taxable year  in  which  the  human  organ
transplantation occurs.
  (A)  A  taxpayer  shall  claim the subtract modification allowed under
this paragraph only once and such subtract modification shall be claimed
for only the following unreimbursed expenses which are incurred  by  the
taxpayer  OR SPOUSE OF THE TAXPAYER, and related to the taxpayer's organ
donation:
  (i) travel expenses;
  (ii) lodging expenses; [and]
  (iii) lost wages[.]; AND
  (IV) CHILD CARE COSTS;
  (B) The subtract modification allowed under this paragraph  shall  not
be claimed by a part-year resident or a non-resident of this state.
  S  2.  Subdivision  2  of  section 201-d of the labor law, as added by
chapter 776 of the laws of 1992, is amended to read as follows:
  2. Unless otherwise provided by law, it  shall  be  unlawful  for  any
employer  or  employment agency to refuse to hire, employ or license, or

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

Co-Sponsors

S7034A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §612, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S1475
2019-2020: S514

S7034A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Allows a taxpayer or the spouse of a taxpayer to deduct costs related to the taxpayer's organ donation; includes child care costs within such allowable costs.

S7034A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7034A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 7034--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 17, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. CARLUCCI, KENNEDY -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and  when  printed  to be committed to the Committee on Investigations
  and Government Operations -- reported favorably  from  said  committee
  and  committed  to  the  Committee on Finance -- committee discharged,
  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended  and  recommitted  to  said
  committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  tax law, in relation to the donation of a human
  organ

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  38 of subsection (c) of section 612 of the tax
law, as added by chapter 565 of the laws of 2006, is amended to read  as
follows:
  (38)  An  amount  of  up  to ten thousand dollars if a taxpayer, while
living, donates one or more of his or her human organs to another  human
being  for  human organ transplantation. For purposes of this paragraph,
"human organ" means all or part of a liver, pancreas, kidney, intestine,
lung, or bone marrow. A subtract modification allowed under  this  para-
graph  shall  be  claimed  in  the taxable year in which the human organ
transplantation occurs.
  (A) A taxpayer shall claim the  subtract  modification  allowed  under
this paragraph only once and such subtract modification shall be claimed
for  only  the following unreimbursed expenses which are incurred by the
taxpayer OR SPOUSE OF THE TAXPAYER, and related to the taxpayer's  organ
donation:
  (i) travel expenses;
  (ii) lodging expenses; [and]
  (iii) lost wages[.]; AND
  (IV) CHILD CARE COSTS;
  (B)  The  subtract modification allowed under this paragraph shall not
be claimed by a part-year resident or a non-resident of this state.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the sixtieth  day  after  it  shall
have become a law.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14726-02-6

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