senate Bill S9044

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Establishes the military family relief fund and provides taxpayers a method by which they may contribute to the fund

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Current Bill Status Via A3842 - Passed Senate & Assembly


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.2137
substituted for s9044
Jun 20, 2018 substituted by a3842a
ordered to third reading cal.2137
Jun 14, 2018 referred to rules

S9044 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3842A
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §209-L, Art 22 Part 2 §630-f, Tax L; add §89-i, St Fin L

S9044 - Summary

Establishes the military family relief fund and provides taxpayers a method by which they may contribute to the fund.

S9044 - Sponsor Memo

S9044 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  9044

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 14, 2018
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the tax law and the state finance law,  in  relation  to
  providing  for  taxpayer  gifts for military families and establishing
  the military relief 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 209-L to
read as follows:
  S 209-L. GIFT FOR  MILITARY  FAMILIES.  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 SUPPORT OF THE  MILI-
TARY  FAMILY RELIEF FUND. SUCH CONTRIBUTION SHALL BE IN ANY WHOLE DOLLAR
AMOUNT AND SHALL NOT REDUCE THE AMOUNT OF THE STATE  TAX  OWED  BY  SUCH
TAXPAYER.  THE  COMMISSIONER SHALL INCLUDE SPACE ON THE CORPORATE INCOME
TAX RETURN TO ENABLE A TAXPAYER TO MAKE  SUCH  CONTRIBUTION.    NOTWITH-
STANDING  ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, ALL REVENUES COLLECTED PURSUANT TO
THIS SECTION SHALL BE CREDITED TO THE MILITARY FAMILY  RELIEF  FUND  AND
SHALL   BE   USED   ONLY   FOR  THOSE  PURPOSES  ENUMERATED  IN  SECTION
EIGHTY-NINE-I OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW.
  S 2. Part 2 of article 22 of the tax law is amended by  adding  a  new
section 630-f to read as follows:
  S  630-F.  GIFT  FOR  MILITARY  FAMILIES.  EFFECTIVE  FOR ANY TAX YEAR
COMMENCING ON OR AFTER JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND EIGHTEEN, AN INDIVID-
UAL IN ANY TAXABLE YEAR MAY ELECT TO CONTRIBUTE TO THE  MILITARY  FAMILY
RELIEF  FUND.  SUCH CONTRIBUTION SHALL BE IN ANY WHOLE DOLLAR AMOUNT AND
SHALL NOT REDUCE THE AMOUNT OF STATE TAX OWED BY  SUCH  INDIVIDUAL.  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 MILITARY FAMILY RELIEF FUND AND USED ONLY  FOR  THOSE
PURPOSES ENUMERATED IN SECTION EIGHTY-NINE-I OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW.
  S  3. The state finance law is amended by adding a new section 89-i to
read as follows:

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

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