senate Bill S219

Vetoed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Permits state lottery winners to remain anonymous to the general public

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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 07, 2018 tabled
vetoed memo.268
Nov 26, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2018 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1810
substituted for s219
Jun 19, 2018 substituted by a716
Jun 18, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.1810
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 03, 2018 referred to racing, gaming and wagering
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 13, 2017 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 05, 2017 ordered to third reading cal.1361
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 04, 2017 referred to racing, gaming and wagering

Votes

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Jun 18, 2018 - Rules committee Vote

S219
24
0
committee
24
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 5, 2017 - Rules committee Vote

S219
24
0
committee
24
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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S219 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A716
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1613, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S7315
2013-2014: S1349, A2317
2015-2016: S4646, A1076

S219 - Summary

Permits state lottery winners to remain anonymous to the general public.

S219 - Sponsor Memo

S219 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   219

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 4, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. MARCHIONE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed  to be committed to the Committee on Racing, Gaming and Wager-
  ing

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation  to  permitting  state  lottery
  winners to remain anonymous to the general public

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

  Section 1. Subdivision a of section 1613 of the tax law, as amended by
chapter 426 of the laws of 2006, is amended to read as follows:
  a. It shall be the duty of the director to  require  that  all  prizes
over  five thousand dollars in any game be awarded to holders of winning
tickets for that game as provided in this section  and  section  sixteen
hundred  fourteen  of this article. Within one week after any drawing or
selection of prize winning lottery tickets, the division  shall  deliver
to  the  comptroller a certified list of the tickets to which prizes are
awarded and the amount of each such prize. Upon receipt of  such  certi-
fied list and voucher of the division, moneys sufficient for the payment
of  such  prizes  shall  be  paid to the division from the lottery prize
account, upon audit and warrant  of  the  comptroller.  Moneys  for  the
payment of lottery prizes shall be deposited by the director as provided
in  section sixteen hundred eleven of this article and the withdrawal of
such moneys for the payment of prize winners shall be subject to a check
signed by the director or such officers or employees of the division  as
the  director  may  designate. The division shall each month provide the
comptroller with a record of all such withdrawals  from  the  director's
accounts.  Payment of prizes shall be made by the division to holders of
the tickets to which prizes are awarded,  except  that  payment  of  any
prize drawn may be paid to the estate of a deceased prize winner, may be
paid  pursuant  to  a court order granted as a result of a proceeding as
provided in subdivision d of this section, and except  that  any  person

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

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