senate Bill S2153A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Provides an exemption from state sales tax for energy star appliances and grants municipalities the option to provide such exemption

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Investigations And Government Operations Committee


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 15, 2018 print number 2153a
Feb 15, 2018 amend and recommit to investigations and government operations
Jan 03, 2018 referred to investigations and government operations
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 20, 2017 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.2002
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 16, 2017 reported and committed to finance
Jan 12, 2017 referred to investigations and government operations

Votes

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Jun 20, 2017 - Rules committee Vote

S2153
24
0
committee
24
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 16, 2017 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

S2153
9
0
committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: May 16, 2017

Co-Sponsors

S2153 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5999
Current Committee:
Senate Investigations And Government Operations
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1115 & 1210, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S1161
2011-2012: S3674, A10572
2013-2014: S3854, A758
2015-2016: S1804, A332, A7355
2019-2020: S5380, A2931

S2153 - Summary

Provides for exemptions from sales tax for energy-star qualified appliances and grants municipalities the option to provide such exemption.

S2153 - Sponsor Memo

S2153 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2153

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 12, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MARCELLINO  -- 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 exempting energy star appli-
  ances from state sales and compensating use taxes and granting munici-
  palities  the  option to provide such exemption; and providing for the
  repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision (a) of section 1115 of the tax law is amended
by adding a new paragraph 44 to read as follows:
  (44) RETAIL SALES OF THE FOLLOWING PRODUCTS, PROVIDED THAT THE PRODUCT
QUALIFIES AS AN ENERGY STAR PRODUCT PURSUANT TO THE UNITED STATES  ENVI-
RONMENTAL  PROTECTION  AGENCY  ENERGY STAR PROGRAM, SHALL BE EXEMPT FROM
THE SALES TAX PROVISIONS OF SECTION ELEVEN HUNDRED FIVE OF THIS ARTICLE:
CLOTHES WASHER, DISHWASHER, REFRIGERATOR, ROOM AIR CONDITIONER,  CEILING
FAN,  DEHUMIDIFIER, FREEZER, AIR PURIFIER, CLOTHES DRYER AND VENTILATING
FAN. THE EXEMPTION PROVIDED FOR IN THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL NOT  APPLY  TO
THE RENTAL, LEASING, REPAIR OR SERVICING OF SUCH ENERGY STAR PRODUCTS.
  §  2.  Subparagraph  (ii) of paragraph 1 of subdivision (a) of section
1210 of the tax law, as amended by section 2 of part WW of chapter 60 of
the laws of 2016, is amended to read as follows:
  (ii) Any local law, ordinance or resolution enacted by any city, coun-
ty or school district, imposing the taxes authorized  by  this  subdivi-
sion,  shall  omit  the  residential  solar energy systems equipment and
electricity exemption provided for in subdivision (ee),  the  commercial
solar energy systems equipment and electricity exemption provided for in
subdivision  (ii),  the  commercial  fuel  cell  electricity  generating
systems equipment and electricity generated by such equipment  exemption
provided for in subdivision (kk) and the clothing and footwear exemption
provided  for  in  paragraph thirty of subdivision (a) of section eleven

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

Co-Sponsors

S2153A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5999
Current Committee:
Senate Investigations And Government Operations
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1115 & 1210, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S1161
2011-2012: S3674, A10572
2013-2014: S3854, A758
2015-2016: S1804, A332, A7355
2019-2020: S5380, A2931

S2153A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for exemptions from sales tax for energy-star qualified appliances and grants municipalities the option to provide such exemption.

S2153A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2153A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 2153--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 12, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. MARCELLINO, BOYLE, MURPHY -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investi-
  gations and Government Operations -- recommitted to the  Committee  on
  Investigations  and  Government  Operations  in accordance with Senate
  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to exempting energy star appli-
  ances from state sales and compensating use taxes and granting munici-
  palities  the  option to provide such exemption; and providing for the
  repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision (a) of section 1115 of the tax law is amended
by adding a new paragraph 45 to read as follows:
  (45) RETAIL SALES OF THE FOLLOWING PRODUCTS, PROVIDED THAT THE PRODUCT
QUALIFIES AS AN ENERGY STAR PRODUCT PURSUANT TO THE UNITED STATES  ENVI-
RONMENTAL  PROTECTION  AGENCY  ENERGY STAR PROGRAM, SHALL BE EXEMPT FROM
THE SALES TAX PROVISIONS OF SECTION ELEVEN HUNDRED FIVE OF THIS ARTICLE:
CLOTHES WASHER, DISHWASHER, REFRIGERATOR, ROOM AIR CONDITIONER,  CEILING
FAN,  DEHUMIDIFIER, FREEZER, AIR PURIFIER, CLOTHES DRYER AND VENTILATING
FAN. THE EXEMPTION PROVIDED FOR IN THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL NOT  APPLY  TO
THE RENTAL, LEASING, REPAIR OR SERVICING OF SUCH ENERGY STAR PRODUCTS.
  §  2.  Subparagraph  (ii) of paragraph 1 of subdivision (a) of section
1210 of the tax law, as amended by section 2 of part WW of chapter 60 of
the laws of 2016, is amended to read as follows:
  (ii) Any local law, ordinance or resolution enacted by any city, coun-
ty or school district, imposing the taxes authorized  by  this  subdivi-
sion,  shall  omit  the  residential  solar energy systems equipment and
electricity exemption provided for in subdivision (ee),  the  commercial
solar energy systems equipment and electricity exemption provided for in
subdivision  (ii),  the  commercial  fuel  cell  electricity  generating

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

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