Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jul 27, 2019||
|Jul 22, 2019||
delivered to governor
|Jun 18, 2019||
returned to assembly
3rd reading cal.1549
substituted for s4392
|Jun 18, 2019||
substituted by a6546
ordered to third reading cal.1549
committee discharged and committed to rules
|Mar 11, 2019||
referred to local government
Senate Bill S4392Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status Via A6546 - Signed by Governor
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2019-S4392 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- County Law
- Laws Affected:
- Add §336, County L; amd §186-g, Tax L
2019-S4392 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Authorizes Broome county to impose an additional surcharge to pay for the costs associated with updating the telecommunication equipment and telephone services needed to provide an enhanced 911 emergency telephone system to serve such county and provides for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof.
2019-S4392 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S4392 SPONSOR: AKSHAR TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the county law and the tax law, in relation to authorizing the county of Broome to impose an additional surcharge to pay for the costs associated with updating the telecommuni- cation equipment and telephone services needed to provide an enhanced 911 emergency telephone system to serve such county; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: The purpose of the bill is to impose an additional surcharge on wireless communications and landline services to fund the county's Public Safety Radio Capital project. This legislation is at the request of Broome County. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Section 303 of the county law is amended by adding a new subdivision 4. Section 2: Establishes the effect date.
2019-S4392 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4392 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 11, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. AKSHAR -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government AN ACT to amend the county law and the tax law, in relation to authoriz- ing the county of Broome to impose an additional surcharge to pay for the costs associated with updating the telecommunication equipment and telephone services needed to provide an enhanced 911 emergency tele- phone system to serve such county; 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 county law is amended by adding a new section 336 to read as follows: § 336. COUNTY OF BROOME ENHANCED 911 EMERGENCY TELEPHONE SYSTEM. 1. NOTWITHSTANDING THE PROVISIONS OF ANY LAW TO THE CONTRARY, THE COUNTY OF BROOME ACTING THROUGH ITS LOCAL COUNTY LEGISLATIVE BODY, IS HEREBY AUTHORIZED AND EMPOWERED TO ADOPT, AMEND OR REPEAL LOCAL LAWS TO IMPOSE A SURCHARGE, IN ADDITION TO THE SURCHARGE ESTABLISHED AND IMPOSED UNDER SECTION THREE HUNDRED THREE OF THIS CHAPTER, IN AN AMOUNT NOT TO EXCEED ONE DOLLAR AND THIRTY CENTS PER ACCESS LINE PER MONTH ON THE CUSTOMERS OF EVERY SERVICE SUPPLIER WITHIN SUCH MUNICIPALITY TO PAY FOR THE COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH OBTAINING, OPERATING AND MAINTAINING THE TELECOMMUNI- CATION EQUIPMENT AND TELEPHONE SERVICES NEEDED TO PROVIDE AN ENHANCED 911 (E911) EMERGENCY TELEPHONE SYSTEM TO SERVE SUCH COUNTY. 2. ANY SUCH LOCAL LAW SHALL STATE THE AMOUNT OF THE SURCHARGE, THE DATE ON WHICH THE SERVICE SUPPLIER SHALL BEGIN TO ADD SUCH SURCHARGE TO THE BILLINGS OF ITS CUSTOMERS AND, TO THE EXTENT PRACTICABLE, THE DATE ON WHICH SUCH E911 SERVICE IS TO BEGIN. SUCH LOCAL LAW MAY AUTHORIZE THE SERVICE SUPPLIER TO BEGIN BILLING ITS CUSTOMERS FOR SUCH SURCHARGE PRIOR TO THE DATE THE E911 SYSTEM SERVICE IS TO BEGIN. 3. ANY SERVICE SUPPLIER WITHIN A MUNICIPALITY WHICH HAS IMPOSED A SURCHARGE PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION SHALL BE GIVEN A EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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