|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 01, 2019||referred to ways and means|
assembly Bill A4239
Current Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
Andrew R. Garbarino
William A. Barclay
A4239 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Senate Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- Tax Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §606, Tax L; amd §§9104 & 9105, Ins L; amd §§401, 404-b & 404-f, V & T L; add §669-i, Ed L
- Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A7154, S4646
2013-2014: A4781, S3297
2015-2016: A4385, S2780
2017-2018: A4389, S1994
A4239 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Enacts the "omnibus emergency services volunteer incentive act" to provide benefits to volunteer firefighters and ambulance workers; increases the personal income tax deduction after four or more years of service; exempts motor vehicles used in the performance of such volunteers' duties from registration fees, use taxes and special fees for volunteer license plates; authorizes the provision of municipal health insurance coverage to such volunteers… (view more) establishes a volunteer recruitment service loan forgiveness program.
A4239 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4239 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y February 1, 2019 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. PALMESANO, BLANKENBUSH, DiPIETRO, GARBARINO, MONTESANO, ZEBROWSKI -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. ASHBY, BARCLAY, BRABENEC, CROUCH, FINCH, FRIEND, GIGLIO, JOHNS, LAWRENCE, B. MILLER, M. L. MILLER, MORINELLO, NORRIS, WALSH -- read once and referred to the Committee on Ways and Means AN ACT to amend the tax law, the insurance law, the vehicle and traffic law and the education law, in relation to enacting the omnibus emer- gency services volunteer incentive act THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may be cited as the "omnibus emergency services volunteer incentive act". § 2. Paragraphs 1 and 3 of subsection (e-2) of section 606 of the tax law, paragraph 1 as added by section 1 of part U of chapter 62 of the laws of 2006, paragraph 3 as added by section 4 of part N of chapter 61 of the laws of 2006 and such subsection as relettered by section 1 of part K of chapter 59 of the laws of 2014, are amended to read as follows: (1) For taxable years beginning on and after January first, two thou- sand seven, a resident taxpayer who serves as an active volunteer fire- fighter as defined in subdivision one of section two hundred fifteen of the general municipal law or as a volunteer ambulance worker as defined in subdivision fourteen of section two hundred nineteen-k of the general municipal law shall be allowed a credit against the tax imposed by this article equal to two hundred dollars. In order to receive this credit a volunteer firefighter or volunteer ambulance worker must have been active for the entire taxable year for which the credit is sought. FOR TAXABLE YEARS BEGINNING ON OR AFTER JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY- TWO, A VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTER OR VOLUNTEER AMBULANCE WORKER WHO HAS BEEN ACTIVE FOR FOUR OR MORE CONSECUTIVE TAXABLE YEARS SHALL BE ALLOWED AN ADDITIONAL CREDIT EQUAL TO FOUR HUNDRED DOLLARS. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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