assembly Bill A7441A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Directs the commissioner of education to study and to make recommendations regarding the frequency of residents who are being assessed library taxes for more than one library district

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Current Bill Status Via S5522 - Passed Senate & Assembly


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 19, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.458
substituted for a7441a
Jun 19, 2019 substituted by s5522a
Jun 17, 2019 ordered to third reading rules cal.458
rules report cal.458
reported
reported referred to rules
Jun 13, 2019 print number 7441a
Jun 13, 2019 amend and recommit to ways and means
May 21, 2019 reported referred to ways and means
May 03, 2019 reference changed to libraries and education technology
referred to education

Votes

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Jun 5, 2019 - Rules committee Vote

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committee
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A7441 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5522
Law Section:
Education
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A11015

A7441 - Summary

Directs the department of education to study the frequency of residents who are being assessed library taxes for more than one library district and to make recommendations to address the double taxation of residents.

A7441 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7441

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               May 3, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. RYAN -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Education

AN ACT to direct the department of education to study the  frequency  of
  residents  who  are  being  assessed  library  taxes for more than one
  library district and to make recommendations  to  prevent  the  double
  taxation of residents; and providing for the repeal of such provisions
  upon expiration thereof

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

  Section 1. The commissioner of education,  in  consultation  with  the
commissioner  of  taxation and finance, the public libraries and associ-
ation libraries, shall study the frequency of residents  who  are  being
assessed library taxes for more than one library district and shall make
recommendations  to address the double taxation of residents. Such study
shall include, but not be limited to, the following:
  (a) the estimated number of residents who are being  assessed  library
taxes  for  more  than one library district and the amount of money such
residents are paying in library taxes to each library;
  (b) the estimated economic impact  on  library  districts  that  would
result  from prohibiting residents from being assessed library taxes for
more than one library district; and
  (c) minimizing the economic impact on  library  districts  of  reduced
revenue  resulting from the prohibition of residents from being assessed
library taxes for more than one library district.
  § 2. The commissioner of education shall submit a report to the gover-
nor, the temporary president of the senate and the speaker of the assem-
bly on or before December 31, 2020.
  § 3. This act shall take effect immediately and shall  expire  and  be
deemed repealed January 31, 2021.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00566-02-9

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A7441A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5522
Law Section:
Education
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A11015

A7441A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the department of education to study the frequency of residents who are being assessed library taxes for more than one library district and to make recommendations to address the double taxation of residents.

A7441A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 7441--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               May 3, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. RYAN -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Education -- reference changed to the Committee  on  Libraries  and
  Education Technology -- reported and referred to the Committee on Ways
  and  Means -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to direct the department of education to study the  frequency  of
  residents  who  are  being  assessed  library  taxes for more than one
  library district and to make recommendations  to  prevent  the  double
  taxation of residents; and providing for the repeal of such provisions
  upon expiration thereof

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

  Section 1. The commissioner of education,  in  consultation  with  the
commissioner  of  taxation and finance, the public libraries and associ-
ation libraries, shall study the frequency of residents  who  are  being
assessed library taxes for more than one library district, provided that
such  study exclude any library district that is wholly contained within
another library district, and shall make recommendations to address  the
double  taxation  of  residents.  Such  study  shall include, but not be
limited to, the following:
  (a) the estimated number of residents who are being  assessed  library
taxes  for  more  than one library district and the amount of money such
residents are paying in library taxes to each library;
  (b) the estimated economic impact  on  library  districts  that  would
result  from prohibiting residents from being assessed library taxes for
more than one library district; and
  (c) minimizing the economic impact on  library  districts  of  reduced
revenue  resulting from the prohibition of residents from being assessed
library taxes for more than one library district.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00566-03-9

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