senate Bill S1371

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to increasing the retention percentage for certain motor vehicle service fees

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to transportation
Jan 14, 2019 referred to transportation


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S1371 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §205, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S4964
2017-2018: S1908
2021-2022: S2710
2023-2024: S5522

S1371 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to increasing the retention percentage for certain motor vehicle service fees.

S1371 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1371 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 14, 2019

Introduced  by  Sens.  RITCHIE,  AKSHAR, O'MARA, ORTT, SERINO, SEWARD --
  read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to
  the Committee on Transportation

AN  ACT  to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to increasing
  the retention percentage collected for certain motor  vehicle  service


  Section 1. Subdivisions 3 and 3-a of section 205 of  the  vehicle  and
traffic  law, subdivision 3 as amended by section 3 of part G of chapter
59 of the laws of 2008 and subdivision 3-a as added by section 1 of part
F of chapter 58 of the laws of 2012, are amended to read as follows:
  3. Each such county clerk shall retain from  fees  collected  for  any
motor  vehicle  related  service  described  in  subdivision one of this
section processed by such county clerk an amount based on  a  percentage
of  gross  receipts  collected.  For  purposes of this section, the term
"gross receipts" shall include all fines, fees and  penalties  collected
pursuant  to  this  chapter  by  a  county  clerk acting as agent of the
commissioner, but shall not include any state or local sales or  compen-
sating  use taxes imposed under or pursuant to the authority of articles
twenty-eight and twenty-nine of the tax law and collected by such  clerk
on  behalf  of  the  commissioner of taxation and finance. The retention
percentage shall be [12.7] TWENTY-FIVE percent  and  shall  take  effect
[April] JANUARY first, [nineteen hundred ninety-nine] TWO THOUSAND TWEN-
TY;  provided, however, the retention percentage shall be [thirty] SIXTY
percent of the thirty dollar fee established in paragraph (e) of  subdi-
vision  two  of  section  four hundred ninety-one and paragraph f-one of
subdivision two of section five hundred three of this chapter.
  3-a. In addition to the fees retained pursuant to subdivision three of
this section, each county clerk acting as the agent of the  commissioner
pursuant  to  subdivision  one of this section shall retain [four] EIGHT

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


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