assembly Bill A3842A

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Establishes the military family relief fund and provides taxpayers a method by which they may contribute to the fund

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  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 21, 2018 signed chap.374
Dec 11, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2018 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.2137
substituted for s9044
May 31, 2018 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
delivered to senate
passed assembly
May 24, 2018 advanced to third reading cal.945
May 22, 2018 reported
Apr 20, 2018 print number 3842a
Apr 20, 2018 amend and recommit to ways and means
Jan 03, 2018 referred to ways and means
Jan 30, 2017 referred to ways and means

A3842 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S9044
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §209-L, Art 22 Part 2 §630-f, Tax L; add §89-i, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A7526
2011-2012: A1602
2013-2014: A5186
2015-2016: A8427

A3842 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the military family relief fund and provides taxpayers a method by which they may contribute to the fund.

A3842 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3842

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 30, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. ORTIZ -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Ways and Means

AN ACT to amend the tax law and the state finance law,  in  relation  to
  providing  for  taxpayer  gifts for military families and establishing
  the military relief fund

  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 209-K to
read as follows:
  § 209-K. GIFT FOR  MILITARY  FAMILIES.  EFFECTIVE  FOR  ANY  TAX  YEAR
COMMENCING ON OR AFTER JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND SEVENTEEN, A TAXPAYER
IN  ANY TAXABLE YEAR MAY ELECT TO CONTRIBUTE TO THE SUPPORT OF THE MILI-
TARY FAMILY RELIEF FUND. SUCH CONTRIBUTION SHALL BE IN ANY WHOLE  DOLLAR
AMOUNT  AND  SHALL  NOT  REDUCE THE AMOUNT OF THE STATE TAX OWED BY SUCH
TAXPAYER. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL INCLUDE SPACE ON THE  CORPORATE  INCOME
TAX  RETURN  TO  ENABLE  A TAXPAYER TO MAKE SUCH CONTRIBUTION.  NOTWITH-
STANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, ALL REVENUES COLLECTED PURSUANT  TO
THIS  SECTION  SHALL  BE CREDITED TO THE MILITARY FAMILY RELIEF FUND AND
SHALL  BE  USED  ONLY  FOR  THOSE   PURPOSES   ENUMERATED   IN   SECTION
EIGHTY-NINE-I OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW.
  §  2.  Part  2 of article 22 of the tax law is amended by adding a new
section 630-e to read as follows:
  § 630-E. GIFT FOR  MILITARY  FAMILIES.  EFFECTIVE  FOR  ANY  TAX  YEAR
COMMENCING  ON  OR AFTER JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND SEVENTEEN, AN INDI-
VIDUAL IN ANY TAXABLE YEAR MAY ELECT TO CONTRIBUTE TO THE MILITARY FAMI-
LY RELIEF FUND. SUCH CONTRIBUTION SHALL BE IN ANY  WHOLE  DOLLAR  AMOUNT
AND  SHALL  NOT  REDUCE THE AMOUNT OF STATE TAX OWED BY SUCH INDIVIDUAL.
THE COMMISSIONER SHALL INCLUDE SPACE ON THE PERSONAL INCOME  TAX  RETURN
TO  ENABLE  A  TAXPAYER  TO  MAKE SUCH CONTRIBUTION. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY
OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, ALL REVENUES COLLECTED PURSUANT TO THIS  SECTION
SHALL  BE  CREDITED TO THE MILITARY FAMILY RELIEF FUND AND USED ONLY FOR

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

Co-Sponsors

A3842A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S9044
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §209-L, Art 22 Part 2 §630-f, Tax L; add §89-i, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A7526
2011-2012: A1602
2013-2014: A5186
2015-2016: A8427

A3842A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the military family relief fund and provides taxpayers a method by which they may contribute to the fund.

A3842A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 3842--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 30, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. ORTIZ -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Ways and Means -- recommitted to the Committee on Ways and Means in
  accordance with Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 -- committee discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the tax law and the state finance law,  in  relation  to
  providing  for  taxpayer  gifts for military families and establishing
  the military relief fund

  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 209-L to
read as follows:
  § 209-L. GIFT FOR  MILITARY  FAMILIES.  EFFECTIVE  FOR  ANY  TAX  YEAR
COMMENCING  ON OR AFTER JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND EIGHTEEN, A TAXPAYER
IN ANY TAXABLE YEAR MAY ELECT TO CONTRIBUTE TO THE SUPPORT OF THE  MILI-
TARY  FAMILY RELIEF FUND. SUCH CONTRIBUTION SHALL BE IN ANY WHOLE DOLLAR
AMOUNT AND SHALL NOT REDUCE THE AMOUNT OF THE STATE  TAX  OWED  BY  SUCH
TAXPAYER.  THE  COMMISSIONER SHALL INCLUDE SPACE ON THE CORPORATE INCOME
TAX RETURN TO ENABLE A TAXPAYER TO MAKE  SUCH  CONTRIBUTION.    NOTWITH-
STANDING  ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, ALL REVENUES COLLECTED PURSUANT TO
THIS SECTION SHALL BE CREDITED TO THE MILITARY FAMILY  RELIEF  FUND  AND
SHALL   BE   USED   ONLY   FOR  THOSE  PURPOSES  ENUMERATED  IN  SECTION
EIGHTY-NINE-I OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW.
  § 2. Part 2 of article 22 of the tax law is amended by  adding  a  new
section 630-f to read as follows:
  §  630-F.  GIFT  FOR  MILITARY  FAMILIES.  EFFECTIVE  FOR ANY TAX YEAR
COMMENCING ON OR AFTER JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND EIGHTEEN, AN INDIVID-
UAL IN ANY TAXABLE YEAR MAY ELECT TO CONTRIBUTE TO THE  MILITARY  FAMILY
RELIEF  FUND.  SUCH CONTRIBUTION SHALL BE IN ANY WHOLE DOLLAR AMOUNT AND
SHALL NOT REDUCE THE AMOUNT OF STATE TAX OWED BY  SUCH  INDIVIDUAL.  THE
COMMISSIONER  SHALL  INCLUDE  SPACE ON THE PERSONAL INCOME TAX RETURN TO

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

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