|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2018||referred to health|
senate Bill S7335
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Health Committee
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S7335 (ACTIVE) - Details
S7335 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7335 SPONSOR: CARLUCCI TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public health law and the tax law, in relation to imposing a tax on vapor products PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill would enact a 25 cent tax per milliliter on vapor products, including vapes and e-cigarettes. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Subdivision 8 of section 1399-n of the public health law, as amended by chapter 13 of the laws of 2003, is amended to add herbal cigarettes and vapor products to the definition of "smoking", and a new subdivision 9 is added to define "vapor product". Section 2: Subdivision 1 of section 471-b of the tax law is amended by adding a new subdivision (d), which implements a tax on vapor products.
S7335 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7335 I N S E N A T E January 8, 2018 ___________ Introduced by Sen. CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Health AN ACT to amend the public health law and the tax law, in relation to imposing a tax on vapor products THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 8 of section 1399-n of the public health law, as amended by chapter 13 of the laws of 2003, is amended and a new subdivision 9-a is added to read as follows: 8. "Smoking" means the burning of a lighted cigar, cigarette, pipe or any other matter or substance which contains tobacco, THE BURNING OF AN HERBAL CIGARETTE OR THE USE OF A VAPOR PRODUCT. 9-A. "VAPOR PRODUCT" MEANS ANY NONCOMBUSTIBLE LIQUID OR GEL, REGARD- LESS OF THE PRESENCE OF NICOTINE THEREIN, THAT IS MANUFACTURED INTO A FINISHED PRODUCT FOR USE IN AN ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE, ELECTRONIC CIGAR, ELECTRONIC CIGARILLO, ELECTRONIC PIPE, VAPING PEN, HOOKAH PEN OR OTHER SIMILAR DEVICE. "VAPOR PRODUCT" SHALL NOT INCLUDE ANY PRODUCT APPROVED BY THE UNITED STATES FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION AS A DRUG OR MEDICAL DEVICE. § 2. Subdivision 1 of section 471-b of the tax law is amended by adding a new paragraph (d) to read as follows: (D) THE STATE SHALL IMPOSE A TAX ON VAPOR PRODUCTS AT A RATE OF TWEN- TY-FIVE CENTS PER FLUID MILLILITER, OR PART THEREOF, OF THE VAPOR PROD- UCT. ALL INVOICES FOR VAPOR PRODUCTS ISSUED BY DISTRIBUTORS AND WHOLE- SALERS SHALL STATE THE AMOUNT OF VAPOR PRODUCT IN MILLILITERS. § 3. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after it shall have become a law. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD14114-01-8
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