assembly Bill A10016

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to increasing hotel/motel taxes in Otsego County

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

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view actions (15)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 23, 2020 signed chap.362
Dec 11, 2020 delivered to governor
Jul 22, 2020 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.981
substituted for s7730
Jun 10, 2020 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
ordered to third reading rules cal.134
rules report cal.134
reported referred to rules
Mar 04, 2020 referred to ways and means

A10016 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1202-j, Tax L

A10016 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the authorization for the imposition of hotel/motel taxes in Otsego County from four to six percent.

A10016 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
                               March 4, 2020
 Introduced  by M. of A. SALKA -- read once and referred to the Committee
   on Ways and Means
 AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to increasing hotel  and  motel
   taxes in Otsego county
   Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 1202-j of the tax law, as  amended
 by chapter 586 of the laws of 2007, is amended to read as follows:
   (1)  Notwithstanding  any other provisions of law to the contrary, the
 county of Otsego is hereby authorized and empowered to adopt  and  amend
 local  laws  imposing in such county a tax, in addition to any other tax
 authorized and imposed pursuant to this article such as the  legislature
 has or would have the power and authority to impose upon persons occupy-
 ing  hotel  or  motel  rooms  in  such  county. For the purposes of this
 section, the term "hotel" or "motel" shall mean and include any facility
 consisting of rentable units  and  providing  lodging  on  an  overnight
   The  rates  of such tax shall not exceed [four] SIX percent of the per
 diem rental rate for each room, provided however, that  such  tax  shall
 not  be  applicable to a permanent resident of a hotel or motel. For the
 purposes of this section the term  "permanent  resident"  shall  mean  a
 person  occupying  any  room  or  rooms in a hotel or motel for at least
 thirty consecutive days.
   § 2. This act shall take  effect  on  the  first  of  the  month  next
 succeeding the date on which it shall have become a law.
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.