senate Bill S8132

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to allowing a tax exemption for fire extinguishers and fire, heat and carbon monoxide alarms purchased for residential use

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Investigations And Government Operations Committee


  • Introduced
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  • On Floor Calendar
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Apr 06, 2018 referred to investigations and government operations

S8132 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9653
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง1124, Tax L

S8132 - Summary

Allows a tax exemption for taxpayers in the amount of the purchase price of a fire extinguisher, fire alarm, heat alarm or carbon monoxide alarm purchased for residential use during the month of October.

S8132 - Sponsor Memo

S8132 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  8132

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 6, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ROBACH -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
  ment Operations

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to  allowing  a  tax  exemption
  with  respect to fire extinguishers and fire, heat and carbon monoxide
  alarms purchased for residential use

  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 1124 to read
as follows:
  S  1124.  EXEMPTION  FROM  TAX ON THE CHARGE OF A RESIDENTIAL USE FIRE
EXTINGUISHER, FIRE ALARM, HEAT ALARM OR CARBON MONOXIDE ALARM. A TAXPAY-
ER SHALL BE ALLOWED AN EXEMPTION EACH YEAR FOR THE PURCHASE  DURING  THE
MONTH OF OCTOBER OF ANY FIRE EXTINGUISHER, FIRE ALARM, HEAT ALARM AND/OR
CARBON  MONOXIDE ALARM FOR RESIDENTIAL USE.  THE AMOUNT OF THE EXEMPTION
SHALL BE EQUAL TO THE PRICE PAID FOR EACH ITEM AND SHALL BE EXEMPT  FROM
THE  TAX IMPOSED BY PARAGRAPH EIGHT OF SUBDIVISION (C) OF SECTION ELEVEN
HUNDRED FIVE OF THIS ARTICLE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the thirtieth day  after  it  shall
have  become  a law and shall apply to eligible fire extinguishers, fire
alarms, heat alarms and carbon monoxide alarms  purchased  on  or  after
such effective date.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14186-03-8

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