assembly Bill A9155

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Authorizes the town of Newburgh, in the county of Orange, to impose a hotel and motel tax; repealer

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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 23, 2020 signed chap.371
Dec 11, 2020 delivered to governor
Jul 23, 2020 returned to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
ordered to third reading rules cal.320
substituted for a9155
Jul 23, 2020 substituted by s7302a
Jul 22, 2020 ordered to third reading rules cal.320
rules report cal.320
reported
reported referred to rules
Jan 23, 2020 referred to ways and means

Votes

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Jul 22, 2020 - Rules committee Vote

S7302A
12
5
committee
12
Aye
5
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jul 20, 2020 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

S7302A
4
1
committee
4
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Jul 20, 2020

nay (1)
aye wr (1)

A9155 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7302
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §1202-gg, Tax L

A9155 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the town of Newburgh, in the county of Orange, to impose a hotel and motel tax.

A9155 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  9155

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 23, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. JACOBSON -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Ways and Means

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  tax law, in relation to authorizing the town of
  Newburgh to impose a hotel and motel tax; 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 tax law is amended by adding a new section 1202-gg to
read as follows:
  § 1202-GG. HOTEL OR MOTEL TAXES IN THE TOWN OF NEWBURGH. (1)  NOTWITH-
STANDING  ANY  OTHER  PROVISIONS  OF  LAW  TO  THE CONTRARY, THE TOWN OF
NEWBURGH, IN THE COUNTY OF ORANGE, IS HEREBY AUTHORIZED AND EMPOWERED TO
ADOPT AND AMEND LOCAL LAWS IMPOSING IN SUCH TOWN 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 OCCUPYING HOTEL OR MOTEL ROOMS IN SUCH TOWN. 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 OVER-
NIGHT BASIS AND SHALL INCLUDE THOSE FACILITIES DESIGNATED  AND  COMMONLY
KNOWN AS "BED AND BREAKFAST" AND "TOURIST" FACILITIES. THE RATES OF SUCH
TAX  SHALL  NOT EXCEED FIVE 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 NINETY CONSECUTIVE DAYS.
  (2) SUCH TAX MAY BE COLLECTED AND ADMINISTERED  BY  THE  CHIEF  FISCAL
OFFICER  OF  THE  TOWN  OF  NEWBURGH BY SUCH MEANS AND IN SUCH MANNER AS
OTHER TAXES WHICH ARE NOW COLLECTED AND ADMINISTERED BY SUCH OFFICER  OR
AS OTHERWISE MAY BE PROVIDED BY SUCH LOCAL LAW.
  (3)  SUCH LOCAL LAWS MAY PROVIDE THAT ANY TAX IMPOSED SHALL BE PAID BY
THE PERSON LIABLE THEREFOR TO THE OWNER OF THE HOTEL OR MOTEL ROOM OCCU-
PIED OR TO THE PERSON ENTITLED TO BE PAID THE RENT  OR  CHARGE  FOR  THE
HOTEL  OR MOTEL ROOM OCCUPIED FOR AND ON ACCOUNT OF THE TOWN OF NEWBURGH
IMPOSING THE TAX AND THAT SUCH OWNER OR PERSON ENTITLED TO BE  PAID  THE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets