|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Aug 31, 2019||signed chap.241|
|Aug 30, 2019||delivered to governor|
|Jun 18, 2019||returned to senate|
ordered to third reading rules cal.388
substituted for a7187
|May 22, 2019||referred to ways and means|
delivered to assembly
|May 15, 2019||advanced to third reading|
|May 14, 2019||2nd report cal.|
|May 13, 2019||1st report cal.655|
|Jan 18, 2019||referred to racing, gaming and wagering|
senate Bill S1975Signed By Governor
Current Bill Status - Signed by Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S1975 (ACTIVE) - Details
S1975 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1975 SPONSOR: ADDABBO TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law, in relation to the disposition of off-track pools PURPOSE: To allow Yonkers Raceway to maintain its status as a regional track SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends subdivision 1 of section 527 of the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law. It adds Westchester County to the exception, already granted to Tioga County, which allows "regional payments" to be paid to racetracks first licensed after January 1, 1986. Section 2 states the effective date.
S1975 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1975 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 18, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. ADDABBO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Racing, Gaming and Wager- ing AN ACT to amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law, in relation to the disposition of off-track pools THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The opening paragraph of subdivision 1 of section 527 of the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law, as amended by section 4 of part BB of chapter 60 of the laws of 2016, is amended to read as follows: The disposition of the retained commission from pools resulting from regular, multiple or exotic bets, as the case may be, whether placed on races run within a region or outside a region, conducted by racing corporations, harness racing associations or corporations, quarter horse racing associations or corporations or races run outside the state shall be governed by the tables in paragraphs a and b of this subdivision. The rate denominated "state tax" shall represent the rate of a reasonable tax imposed upon the retained commission for the privilege of conducting off-track pari-mutuel betting, which tax is hereby levied and shall be payable in the manner set forth in this section. Each off-track betting corporation shall pay to the gaming commission as a regulatory fee, which fee is hereby levied, six-tenths of one percent of the total daily pools of such corporation. Each corporation shall also pay twenty percent of the breaks derived from bets on harness races and fifty percent of the breaks derived from bets on all other races to the agri- culture and New York State horse breeding and development fund and to the thoroughbred breeding and development fund, the total of such payments to be apportioned fifty percent to each such fund. For the purposes of this section, the New York city, Suffolk, Nassau, and the Catskill regions shall constitute a single region and any thoroughbred EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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