senate Bill S876

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Provides an exemption for the sale and installation of residential and commercial geothermal heat pump systems equipment

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Jan 03, 2018 referred to energy and telecommunications
Jan 05, 2017 referred to energy and telecommunications

S876 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Energy And Telecommunications
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1115, 1210, 1212 & 1224, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S6250
2019-2020: S6310
2021-2022: S642

S876 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides an exemption for the sale and installation of residential and commercial geothermal heat pump systems equipment.

S876 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S876 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   876

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 5, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ORTT  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on  Energy  and  Telecommuni-
  cations

AN  ACT  to amend the tax law, in relation to providing an exemption for
  geothermal heat pump systems equipment

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

  Section  1.  Section  1115  of  the tax law is amended by adding a new
subdivision (ll) to read as follows:
  (LL) RECEIPTS FROM THE RETAIL SALE OF RESIDENTIAL GEOTHERMAL HEAT PUMP
SYSTEMS EQUIPMENT AND OF THE SERVICE OF INSTALLING SUCH SYSTEMS SHALL BE
EXEMPT FROM TAX UNDER THIS ARTICLE. FOR PURPOSES  OF  THIS  SUBDIVISION,
"RESIDENTIAL  GEOTHERMAL  HEAT  PUMP  SYSTEM  EQUIPMENT"  SHALL  MEAN AN
ARRANGEMENT OR COMBINATION OF COMPONENTS INSTALLED IN AND AROUND A RESI-
DENTIAL BUILDING THAT USES THE GROUND OR GROUND WATER AS A THERMAL ENER-
GY SOURCE OR AS A THERMAL ENERGY SINK DESIGNED TO PROVIDE AND DISTRIBUTE
HEATING, AND/OR COOLING, AND/OR HOT WATER, ALSO COMMONLY REFERRED TO  AS
GROUND  SOURCE  HEAT  PUMP SYSTEMS. SUCH ARRANGEMENT OR COMPONENTS SHALL
NOT INCLUDE ANY SORT OF RECREATIONAL FACILITY OR  EQUIPMENT  USED  AS  A
STORAGE MEDIUM.
  §  2.  Section 1115 of the tax law is amended by adding a new subdivi-
sion (mm) to read as follows:
  (MM) RECEIPTS FROM THE RETAIL SALE OF COMMERCIAL GEOTHERMAL HEAT  PUMP
SYSTEMS EQUIPMENT AND OF THE SERVICE OF INSTALLING SUCH SYSTEMS SHALL BE
EXEMPT  FROM  TAXES  IMPOSED  BY SECTIONS ELEVEN HUNDRED FIVE AND ELEVEN
HUNDRED TEN OF THIS ARTICLE. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDIVISION,  "COMMER-
CIAL GEOTHERMAL HEAT PUMP SYSTEM EQUIPMENT" SHALL MEAN AN ARRANGEMENT OR
COMBINATION  OF COMPONENTS INSTALLED IN AND AROUND A COMMERCIAL BUILDING
THAT USES THE GROUND OR GROUND WATER AS A THERMAL ENERGY SOURCE OR AS  A
THERMAL  ENERGY  SINK DESIGNED TO PROVIDE AND DISTRIBUTE HEATING, AND/OR
COOLING, AND/OR HOT WATER, ALSO COMMONLY REFERRED TO  AS  GROUND  SOURCE

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

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