assembly Bill A7021

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Provides taxpayer gifts for gun violence research; establishes the gun violence research fund

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 22, 2018 amended on third reading 7021a
Jan 03, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.494
May 25, 2017 advanced to third reading cal.544
May 23, 2017 reported
Mar 29, 2017 referred to ways and means

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A7021 - Details

Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §630-e, Tax L; add §86, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A9224
2019-2020: A7539

A7021 - Summary

Provides taxpayer gifts for gun violence research; requires the tax commission to include space on the personal income tax return to enable a taxpayer to make such contribution; establishes the gun violence research fund.

A7021 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7021

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 29, 2017
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to providing taxpayer gifts for
  gun violence research; and to amend the state finance law, in relation
  to establishing the gun violence research 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 630-e to
read as follows:
  § 630-E. GIFT FOR THE GUN VIOLENCE RESEARCH FUND.  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 GUN VIOLENCE
RESEARCH  FUND  ESTABLISHED  PURSUANT TO SECTION EIGHTY-SIX OF THE STATE
FINANCE LAW. SUCH CONTRIBUTION SHALL BE IN ANY WHOLE DOLLAR  AMOUNT  AND
SHALL  NOT  REDUCE  THE  AMOUNT OF STATE TAX OWED BY SUCH TAXPAYER.  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 GUN VIOLENCE RESEARCH FUND AND USED ONLY FOR THOSE
PURPOSES ENUMERATED IN SECTION EIGHTY-SIX OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW.
  § 2. The state finance law is amended by adding a new  section  86  to
read as follows:
  §  86.  GUN VIOLENCE RESEARCH FUND. 1.  THERE IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED IN
THE JOINT CUSTODY OF THE STATE COMPTROLLER AND THE COMMISSIONER OF TAXA-
TION AND FINANCE A SPECIAL  FUND  TO  BE  KNOWN  AS  THE  "GUN  VIOLENCE
RESEARCH FUND".
  2.  SUCH FUND SHALL CONSIST OF ALL REVENUES RECEIVED BY THE DEPARTMENT
OF TAXATION AND FINANCE, PURSUANT  TO  THE  PROVISIONS  OF  SECTION  SIX
HUNDRED THIRTY-E OF THE TAX LAW AND ALL OTHER MONIES APPROPRIATED, CRED-
ITED,  OR  TRANSFERRED THERETO FROM ANY OTHER FUND OR SOURCE PURSUANT TO
LAW.  NOTHING CONTAINED HEREIN SHALL PREVENT THE  STATE  FROM  RECEIVING

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

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A7021A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §630-e, Tax L; add §86, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A9224
2019-2020: A7539

A7021A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides taxpayer gifts for gun violence research; requires the tax commission to include space on the personal income tax return to enable a taxpayer to make such contribution; establishes the gun violence research fund.

A7021A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 7021--A
                                                        Cal. No. 494

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 29, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. TITONE, SIMON, QUART, HYNDMAN, VANEL, D'URSO,
  GALEF, ARROYO, DICKENS, CAHILL, SEAWRIGHT, JAFFEE,  COOK,  DE LA ROSA,
  PICHARDO,  WILLIAMS,  WEPRIN,  DAVILA,  PELLEGRINO  --  read  once and
  referred to the Committee on Ways and Means  --  ordered  to  a  third
  reading,  amended  and  ordered  reprinted, retaining its place on the
  order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to providing taxpayer gifts for
  gun violence research; and to amend the state finance law, in relation
  to establishing the gun violence research 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 630-f to
read as follows:
  § 630-F. GIFT FOR THE GUN VIOLENCE RESEARCH FUND.  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 GUN VIOLENCE
RESEARCH FUND ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO SECTION EIGHTY-SIX  OF  THE  STATE
FINANCE  LAW.  SUCH CONTRIBUTION SHALL BE IN ANY WHOLE DOLLAR AMOUNT AND
SHALL NOT REDUCE THE AMOUNT OF STATE TAX OWED BY  SUCH  TAXPAYER.    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 GUN VIOLENCE RESEARCH FUND AND USED  ONLY  FOR  THOSE
PURPOSES ENUMERATED IN SECTION EIGHTY-SIX OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW.
  §  2.  The  state finance law is amended by adding a new section 86 to
read as follows:
  § 86. GUN VIOLENCE RESEARCH FUND. 1.  THERE IS HEREBY  ESTABLISHED  IN
THE JOINT CUSTODY OF THE STATE COMPTROLLER AND THE COMMISSIONER OF TAXA-
TION  AND  FINANCE  A  SPECIAL  FUND  TO  BE  KNOWN AS THE "GUN VIOLENCE
RESEARCH FUND".

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

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