senate Bill S8742

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Provides a program to promote leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma research, education and treatment and establishes the leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma research, education and treatment fund

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May 22, 2018 recommit, enacting clause stricken
May 10, 2018 referred to health

S8742 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1354
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 27-CCC §2747, Pub Health L; add §§209-L & 630-f, Tax L; add §97-rrrr, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A3075
2011-2012: A283
2013-2014: A558
2015-2016: A49
2019-2020: A4481

S8742 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides a program to promote leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma research, education and treatment and establishes the leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma research, education and treatment fund; authorizes the commissioner of taxation and finance to create a check-off gift on individual income tax returns for contributions to leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma research, education and treatment.

S8742 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8742 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8742

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 10, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. SEPULVEDA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law, the tax law and the state finance
  law, in relation to providing for taxpayer gifts for leukemia, lympho-
  ma  and myeloma research, education and treatment and establishing the
  leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma research, education and treatment fund

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

  Section  1.  The  public health law is amended by adding a new article
27-CCC to read as follows:
                             ARTICLE 27-CCC
LEUKEMIA, LYMPHOMA AND MYELOMA RESEARCH, EDUCATION AND TREATMENT PROGRAM
SECTION 2747. LEUKEMIA, LYMPHOMA AND  MYELOMA  RESEARCH,  EDUCATION  AND
                TREATMENT.
  §  2747. LEUKEMIA, LYMPHOMA AND MYELOMA RESEARCH, EDUCATION AND TREAT-
MENT.  THE COMMISSIONER SHALL ESTABLISH WITHIN THE DEPARTMENT A  PROGRAM
TO PROMOTE RESEARCH, EDUCATION AND TREATMENT REGARDING LEUKEMIA, LYMPHO-
MA  AND  MYELOMA. TO CARRY OUT THE PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE COMMIS-
SIONER SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING POWERS AND DUTIES:
  1. TO PROMOTE RESEARCH, EDUCATION AND TREATMENT PROGRAMS  DESIGNED  TO
REDUCE  OR  PREVENT THE INCIDENCE AND SEVERITY OF LEUKEMIA, LYMPHOMA AND
MYELOMA;
  2. TO ACCEPT AND EXPEND ANY GRANTS, AWARDS OR OTHER FUNDS OR APPROPRI-
ATIONS AS MAY BE AVAILABLE FOR THESE PURPOSES SUBJECT TO LIMITATIONS  AS
TO  THE APPROVAL OF EXPENDITURES AND AUDIT AS PRESCRIBED FOR STATE FUNDS
BY THE STATE FINANCE LAW; AND
  3. TO ENTER INTO CONTRACTS WITHIN THE AMOUNTS  AVAILABLE  THEREFOR  AS
MAY BE NECESSARY TO IMPLEMENT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION.
  §  2.  The tax law is amended by adding a new section 209-L to read as
follows:
  § 209-L. GIFT FOR LEUKEMIA, LYMPHOMA AND MYELOMA  RESEARCH,  EDUCATION
AND TREATMENT. EFFECTIVE FOR ANY TAX YEAR COMMENCING ON OR AFTER JANUARY
FIRST,  TWO  THOUSAND NINETEEN, A TAXPAYER IN ANY TAXABLE YEAR MAY ELECT
TO CONTRIBUTE TO THE SUPPORT  OF  THE  LEUKEMIA,  LYMPHOMA  AND  MYELOMA

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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