assembly Bill A5999A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Provides an exemption from state sales tax for energy star appliances and grants municipalities the option to provide such exemption

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 24, 2018 print number 5999a
Apr 24, 2018 amend and recommit to ways and means
Jan 03, 2018 referred to ways and means
Feb 21, 2017 referred to ways and means

A5999 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2153
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1115 & 1210, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S1161
2011-2012: A10572, S3674
2013-2014: A758, S3854
2015-2016: A332, A7355, S1804
2019-2020: A2931, S5380

A5999 - Summary

Provides for exemptions from sales tax for energy-star qualified appliances and grants municipalities the option to provide such exemption.

A5999 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5999

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 21, 2017
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to exempting energy star appli-
  ances from state sales and compensating use taxes and granting munici-
  palities the option to provide such exemption; and providing  for  the
  repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof

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

  Section 1. Subdivision (a) of section 1115 of the tax law  is  amended
by adding a new paragraph 44 to read as follows:
  (44) RETAIL SALES OF THE FOLLOWING PRODUCTS, PROVIDED THAT THE PRODUCT
QUALIFIES  AS AN ENERGY STAR PRODUCT PURSUANT TO THE UNITED STATES ENVI-
RONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY ENERGY STAR PROGRAM, SHALL  BE  EXEMPT  FROM
THE SALES TAX PROVISIONS OF SECTION ELEVEN HUNDRED FIVE OF THIS ARTICLE:
CLOTHES  WASHER, DISHWASHER, REFRIGERATOR, ROOM AIR CONDITIONER, CEILING
FAN, DEHUMIDIFIER, FREEZER, AIR PURIFIER, CLOTHES DRYER AND  VENTILATING
FAN.  THE  EXEMPTION PROVIDED FOR IN THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL NOT APPLY TO
THE RENTAL, LEASING, REPAIR OR SERVICING OF SUCH ENERGY STAR PRODUCTS.
  § 2. Subparagraph (ii) of paragraph 1 of subdivision  (a)  of  section
1210 of the tax law, as amended by section 2 of part WW of chapter 60 of
the laws of 2016, is amended to read as follows:
  (ii) Any local law, ordinance or resolution enacted by any city, coun-
ty  or  school  district, imposing the taxes authorized by this subdivi-
sion, shall omit the residential  solar  energy  systems  equipment  and
electricity  exemption  provided for in subdivision (ee), the commercial
solar energy systems equipment and electricity exemption provided for in
subdivision  (ii),  the  commercial  fuel  cell  electricity  generating
systems  equipment and electricity generated by such equipment exemption
provided for in subdivision (kk) and the clothing and footwear exemption
provided for in paragraph thirty of subdivision (a)  of  section  eleven
hundred  fifteen  of this chapter, AND THE ENERGY STAR PRODUCT EXEMPTION

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

A5999A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2153
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1115 & 1210, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S1161
2011-2012: A10572, S3674
2013-2014: A758, S3854
2015-2016: A332, A7355, S1804
2019-2020: A2931, S5380

A5999A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for exemptions from sales tax for energy-star qualified appliances and grants municipalities the option to provide such exemption.

A5999A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 5999--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 21, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. DILAN -- 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, in relation to exempting energy star appli-
  ances from state sales and compensating use taxes and granting munici-
  palities the option to provide such exemption; and providing  for  the
  repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof

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

  Section 1. Subdivision (a) of section 1115 of the tax law  is  amended
by adding a new paragraph 45 to read as follows:
  (45) RETAIL SALES OF THE FOLLOWING PRODUCTS, PROVIDED THAT THE PRODUCT
QUALIFIES  AS AN ENERGY STAR PRODUCT PURSUANT TO THE UNITED STATES ENVI-
RONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY ENERGY STAR PROGRAM, SHALL  BE  EXEMPT  FROM
THE SALES TAX PROVISIONS OF SECTION ELEVEN HUNDRED FIVE OF THIS ARTICLE:
CLOTHES  WASHER, DISHWASHER, REFRIGERATOR, ROOM AIR CONDITIONER, CEILING
FAN, DEHUMIDIFIER, FREEZER, AIR PURIFIER, CLOTHES DRYER AND  VENTILATING
FAN.  THE  EXEMPTION PROVIDED FOR IN THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL NOT APPLY TO
THE RENTAL, LEASING, REPAIR OR SERVICING OF SUCH ENERGY STAR PRODUCTS.
  § 2. Subparagraph (ii) of paragraph 1 of subdivision  (a)  of  section
1210 of the tax law, as amended by section 2 of part WW of chapter 60 of
the laws of 2016, is amended to read as follows:
  (ii) Any local law, ordinance or resolution enacted by any city, coun-
ty  or  school  district, imposing the taxes authorized by this subdivi-
sion, shall omit the residential  solar  energy  systems  equipment  and
electricity  exemption  provided for in subdivision (ee), the commercial
solar energy systems equipment and electricity exemption provided for in
subdivision  (ii),  the  commercial  fuel  cell  electricity  generating
systems  equipment and electricity generated by such equipment exemption

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

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