assembly Bill A4572A

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Authorizes a tax check-off for gifts to food banks

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 21, 2018 signed chap.375
Dec 11, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2018 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.2129
substituted for s8938
Jun 11, 2018 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jun 07, 2018 ordered to third reading rules cal.42
rules report cal.42
Jun 06, 2018 reported
Jun 05, 2018 reported referred to rules
May 16, 2018 print number 4572a
May 16, 2018 amend and recommit to ways and means
Jan 03, 2018 referred to ways and means
Feb 03, 2017 referred to ways and means

Multi-Sponsors

A4572 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8938
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §625-a, Tax L; add §82, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A6045
2011-2012: A359
2013-2014: A7097
2015-2016: A1568

A4572 - Summary

Authorizes a tax check-off for gifts to food banks; establishes the gifts to food banks fund; authorizes and directs the commissioner of temporary and disability assistance to promulgate rules and regulations necessary to distribute grants to local not-for-profit corporations for the distribution of food to persons in need.

A4572 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4572

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 3, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. MAGEE -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. GLICK,
  MORELLE, PERRY -- 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
  authorizing a tax check-off for gifts to food banks

  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 625-a to
read as follows:
  § 625-A. GIFTS TO FOOD BANKS. EFFECTIVE FOR ANY TAXABLE YEAR  COMMENC-
ING  ON  OR AFTER JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND EIGHTEEN, AN INDIVIDUAL IN
ANY TAXABLE YEAR MAY ELECT TO CONTRIBUTE TO  THE  STATE  GIFTS  TO  FOOD
BANKS  FUND FOR FINANCIAL SUPPORT FOR REGIONAL FOOD BANKS. SUCH CONTRIB-
UTION 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
GIFTS  TO FOOD BANKS FUND AND USED ONLY FOR THOSE PURPOSES ENUMERATED IN
SECTION EIGHTY-TWO OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW.
  § 2. The state finance law is amended by adding a new  section  82  to
read as follows:
  §  82. GIFTS TO FOOD BANKS FUND. 1. THERE IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED IN THE
SOLE CUSTODY OF THE COMMISSIONER OF TAXATION AND FINANCE A SPECIAL  FUND
TO  BE KNOWN AS THE "GIFTS TO FOOD BANKS FUND". MONIES IN THE FUND SHALL
BE KEPT SEPARATE FROM AND NOT COMMINGLED WITH OTHER FUNDS  HELD  IN  THE
SOLE CUSTODY OF THE COMMISSIONER OF TAXATION AND FINANCE.
  2.  SUCH FUND SHALL CONSIST OF ALL REVENUES RECEIVED BY THE DEPARTMENT
OF TAXATION AND FINANCE  PURSUANT  TO  THE  PROVISIONS  OF  SECTION  SIX
HUNDRED  TWENTY-FIVE-A  OF THE TAX LAW AND ALL OTHER MONEY APPROPRIATED,
CREDITED, OR TRANSFERRED THERETO FROM ANY OTHER FUND OR SOURCE  PURSUANT

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

Multi-Sponsors

A4572A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8938
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §625-a, Tax L; add §82, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A6045
2011-2012: A359
2013-2014: A7097
2015-2016: A1568

A4572A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes a tax check-off for gifts to food banks; establishes the gifts to food banks fund; authorizes and directs the commissioner of temporary and disability assistance to promulgate rules and regulations necessary to distribute grants to local not-for-profit corporations for the distribution of food to persons in need.

A4572A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4572--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 3, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. MAGEE -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. GLICK,
  MORELLE, PERRY -- 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 committee

AN  ACT  to  amend the tax law and the state finance law, in relation to
  authorizing a tax check-off for gifts to food banks

  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 625-a to
read as follows:
  § 625-A. GIFTS TO FOOD BANKS. EFFECTIVE FOR ANY TAXABLE YEAR  COMMENC-
ING  ON  OR AFTER JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND NINETEEN, AN INDIVIDUAL IN
ANY TAXABLE YEAR MAY ELECT TO CONTRIBUTE TO  THE  STATE  GIFTS  TO  FOOD
BANKS  FUND FOR FINANCIAL SUPPORT FOR REGIONAL FOOD BANKS. SUCH CONTRIB-
UTION 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
GIFTS  TO FOOD BANKS FUND AND USED ONLY FOR THOSE PURPOSES ENUMERATED IN
SECTION EIGHTY-TWO OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW.
  § 2. The state finance law is amended by adding a new  section  82  to
read as follows:
  §  82. GIFTS TO FOOD BANKS FUND. 1. THERE IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED IN THE
SOLE CUSTODY OF THE COMMISSIONER OF TAXATION AND FINANCE A SPECIAL  FUND
TO  BE KNOWN AS THE "GIFTS TO FOOD BANKS FUND". MONIES IN THE FUND SHALL
BE KEPT SEPARATE FROM AND NOT COMMINGLED WITH OTHER FUNDS  HELD  IN  THE
SOLE CUSTODY OF THE COMMISSIONER OF TAXATION AND FINANCE.
  2.  SUCH FUND SHALL CONSIST OF ALL REVENUES RECEIVED BY THE DEPARTMENT
OF TAXATION AND FINANCE  PURSUANT  TO  THE  PROVISIONS  OF  SECTION  SIX

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

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