senate Bill S7093

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Authorizes the county of Fulton to impose a tax on hotel and motel occupancy of up to four percent of the charge therefor

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Archive: Last Bill Status - Signed by Governor


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

do you support this legislation?

You must fill out the form below in order to support or oppose this bill. X

You must login or fill out the fields below for the senator to have an accurate account of the support or opposition to this bill.

Create an account. An account allows you to officially support or oppose key legislation, sign petitions with a single click, and follow issues, committees, and bills that matter to you. When you create an account, you agree to this platform's terms of participation.
Use this box to enter a message to your senator.

Actions

view actions (13)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 28, 2016 signed chap.489
Nov 16, 2016 delivered to governor
Jun 17, 2016 returned to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
ordered to third reading cal.830
substituted for a9635
referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1992
committee discharged and committed to rules
Mar 24, 2016 referred to investigations and government operations

S7093 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9635
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง1202-dd, Tax L

S7093 - Summary

Authorizes the county of Fulton to impose a tax on hotel and motel occupancy of up to four percent of the charge therefor.

S7093 - Sponsor Memo

S7093 - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 7093                                                  A. 9635

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

                             March 24, 2016
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. FARLEY -- 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. BUTLER -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Ways and Means

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to authorizing  the  county  of
  Fulton to establish hotel and motel taxes

  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  1202-dd  to
read as follows:
  S  1202-DD. HOTEL OR MOTEL TAXES IN FULTON COUNTY. (1) NOTWITHSTANDING
ANY OTHER PROVISIONS OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, THE  COUNTY  OF  FULTON  IS
HEREBY  AUTHORIZED  AND EMPOWERED TO ADOPT AND AMEND LOCAL LAWS IMPOSING
IN SUCH COUNTY A TAX, IN  ADDITION  TO  ANY  OTHER  TAX  AUTHORIZED  AND
IMPOSED  PURSUANT  TO THIS ARTICLE SUCH AS THE COUNTY LEGISLATURE HAS OR
WOULD HAVE THE POWER AND AUTHORITY  TO  IMPOSE  UPON  PERSONS  OCCUPYING
HOTEL  OR  MOTEL ROOMS IN SUCH COUNTY. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION,
THE TERM "HOTEL" OR "MOTEL" SHALL MEAN AND INCLUDE ANY FACILITY  PROVID-
ING  LODGING  ON  AN  OVERNIGHT BASIS AND SHALL INCLUDE THOSE FACILITIES
DESIGNATED AND COMMONLY KNOWN  AS  "BED  AND  BREAKFAST"  AND  "TOURIST"
FACILITIES.
  THE  RATES  OF  SUCH TAX SHALL NOT EXCEED FOUR PERCENT OF THE PER DIEM
RENTAL RATE FOR EACH ROOM, PROVIDED HOWEVER, THAT SUCH TAX SHALL NOT  BE
APPLICABLE TO A PERMANENT RESIDENT OF A HOTEL OR MOTEL. FOR THE PURPOSES
OF  THIS SECTION THE TERM "PERMANENT RESIDENT" SHALL MEAN A PERSON OCCU-
PYING ANY ROOM OR ROOMS IN A HOTEL OR MOTEL FOR AT LEAST THIRTY  CONSEC-
UTIVE DAYS.
  (2) SUCH TAX MAY BE COLLECTED AND ADMINISTERED BY THE COUNTY TREASURER
OR  OTHER  FISCAL  OFFICERS  OF  FULTON COUNTY BY SUCH MEANS AND IN SUCH
MANNER AS OTHER TAXES WHICH ARE NOW COLLECTED AND ADMINISTERED  BY  SUCH
OFFICERS OR AS OTHERWISE MAY BE PROVIDED BY SUCH LOCAL LAW.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14458-01-6

Comments

Open Legislation comments facilitate discussion of New York State legislation. All comments are subject to moderation. Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity or hate speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday.

By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.