senate Bill S6405

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the disposition of vendor fees for the operation of video lottery gaming at certain race tracks

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.2048
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 09, 2018 reported and committed to finance
Jan 03, 2018 referred to racing, gaming and wagering
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 21, 2017 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.2134
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 23, 2017 reported and committed to finance
May 17, 2017 referred to racing, gaming and wagering

Votes

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Jun 20, 2018 - Rules committee Vote

S6405
22
0
committee
22
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jan 9, 2018 - Racing, Gaming and Wagering committee Vote

S6405
10
0
committee
10
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
1
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Racing, Gaming and Wagering Committee Vote: Jan 9, 2018

absent (1)

Jun 21, 2017 - Rules committee Vote

S6405
19
1
committee
19
Aye
1
Nay
5
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 23, 2017 - Racing, Gaming and Wagering committee Vote

S6405
9
0
committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Racing, Gaming and Wagering Committee Vote: May 23, 2017

aye wr (2)

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S6405 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7925
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1612, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A6022

S6405 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for the calculation of vendor fees for the operation of video lottery gaming at certain race tracks; removes language limiting amounts over 2013 levels.

S6405 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6405 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6405

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 17, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. BONACIC, MARCHIONE -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Racing,
  Gaming and Wagering

AN  ACT  to  amend the tax law, in relation to the disposition of vender
  fees for the operation of video lottery gaming at certain race tracks

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

  Section  1. Subdivision f-1 of section 1612 of the tax law, as amended
by chapter 175 of the laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows:
  f-1. As consideration for operation of video lottery  gaming  facility
located in the county of Nassau or Suffolk and operated by a corporation
established pursuant to section five hundred two of the racing, pari-mu-
tuel  wagering and breeding law, the division shall cause the investment
in the racing industry of the following percentages of the vendor fee to
be deposited or paid as follows:
  1. Two and three tenths percent of the total wagered after  payout  of
prizes  for  the  purpose  of  enhancing  purses  at Aqueduct racetrack,
Belmont Park racetrack and Saratoga  race  course[,  provided,  however,
that  any  amount  that is in excess of the amount necessary to maintain
purse support from video lottery gaming at Aqueduct  racetrack,  Belmont
Park  racetrack  and  Saratoga race course at the same level realized in
two thousand thirteen, to be adjusted by the consumer  price  index  for
all  urban consumers, as published annually by the United States depart-
ment of labor, bureau of labor statistics, shall instead be returned  to
the commission].
  2. five tenths percent of the total wagered after payout of prizes for
the appropriate breeding fund for the manner of racing at Aqueduct race-
track,  Belmont  Park  racetrack  and  Saratoga  race course[, provided,
however, that any amount that is in excess of the  amount  necessary  to
maintain payments from video lottery gaming at Aqueduct racetrack at the
same  level  realized  in  two  thousand thirteen, to be adjusted by the

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

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