senate Bill S3827A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Provides an exemption for the sale of the first $35,000 of a battery, electric, or plug-in hybrid electric vehicle from state sales and compensating use taxes

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Budget And Revenue Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 04, 2020 print number 3827b
Jun 04, 2020 amend and recommit to budget and revenue
Jan 08, 2020 referred to budget and revenue
Jun 04, 2019 print number 3827a
Jun 04, 2019 amend and recommit to budget and revenue
Feb 15, 2019 referred to budget and revenue

S3827 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6434
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1115, 1160 & 1210, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A9931

S3827 - Summary

Provides an exemption for the sale of the first $35,000 for a battery, electric, or plug-in hybrid electric vehicle from state sales and compensating use taxes; authorizes local governments to elect such incentives; repeals the hybrid exemption after ten years.

S3827 - Sponsor Memo

S3827 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3827

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 15, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. METZGER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Budget and Revenue

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to exempting the  sale  of  the
  first  thirty-five thousand dollars of a battery, electric, or plug-in
  hybrid electric vehicle from state sales and compensating  use  taxes,
  and to authorize cities and counties to elect such exemption

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subdivision (a) of section 1115 of the tax law  is  amended
by adding a new paragraph 45 to read as follows:
  (45)  THE  RECEIPTS FROM THE FIRST THIRTY-FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS OF THE
RETAIL SALE OF A NEW BATTERY, ELECTRIC, OR PLUG-IN HYBRID ELECTRIC VEHI-
CLE. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS PARAGRAPH  THE  TERM  "BATTERY,  ELECTRIC,  OR
PLUG-IN  HYBRID  ELECTRIC  VEHICLE" MEANS A MOTOR VEHICLE, AS DEFINED IN
SECTION ONE HUNDRED TWENTY-FIVE OF THE VEHICLE AND TRAFFIC LAW, THAT:
  (I) HAS FOUR WHEELS;
  (II) WAS MANUFACTURED FOR USE PRIMARILY ON PUBLIC STREETS,  ROADS  AND
HIGHWAYS;
  (III)  THE POWERTRAIN OF WHICH HAS NOT BEEN MODIFIED FROM THE ORIGINAL
MANUFACTURER'S SPECIFICATIONS;
  (IV) IS RATED AT NOT MORE THAN  EIGHT  THOUSAND  FIVE  HUNDRED  POUNDS
GROSS VEHICLE WEIGHT;
  (V)  HAS  A  MAXIMUM SPEED CAPABILITY OF AT LEAST FIFTY-FIVE MILES PER
HOUR; AND
  (VI) IS PROPELLED AT LEAST IN PART BY AN ELECTRONIC MOTOR AND  ASSOCI-
ATED  POWER  ELECTRONICS  WHICH PROVIDE ACCELERATION TORQUE TO THE DRIVE
WHEELS SOMETIME DURING NORMAL VEHICLE OPERATION, AND  THAT  DRAWS  ELEC-
TRICITY FROM A BATTERY THAT:
  (A) HAS A CAPACITY OF NOT LESS THAN FOUR KILOWATT HOURS; AND
  (B) IS CAPABLE OF BEING RECHARGED FROM AN EXTERNAL SOURCE OF ELECTRIC-
ITY.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Co-Sponsors

S3827A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6434
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1115, 1160 & 1210, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A9931

S3827A - Summary

Provides an exemption for the sale of the first $35,000 for a battery, electric, or plug-in hybrid electric vehicle from state sales and compensating use taxes; authorizes local governments to elect such incentives; repeals the hybrid exemption after ten years.

S3827A - Sponsor Memo

S3827A - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 3827--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 15, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. METZGER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Budget  and  Revenue  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to exempting the  sale  of  the
  first  thirty-five thousand dollars of a battery, electric, or plug-in
  hybrid electric vehicle from state sales and compensating  use  taxes,
  and to authorize cities and counties to elect such exemption

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subdivision (a) of section 1115 of the tax law  is  amended
by adding a new paragraph 45 to read as follows:
  (45)  THE  RECEIPTS FROM THE FIRST THIRTY-FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS OF THE
RETAIL SALE OF A NEW BATTERY, ELECTRIC, OR PLUG-IN HYBRID ELECTRIC VEHI-
CLE. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS PARAGRAPH  THE  TERM  "BATTERY,  ELECTRIC,  OR
PLUG-IN  HYBRID  ELECTRIC  VEHICLE" MEANS A MOTOR VEHICLE, AS DEFINED IN
SECTION ONE HUNDRED TWENTY-FIVE OF THE VEHICLE AND TRAFFIC LAW, THAT:
  (I) HAS FOUR WHEELS;
  (II) WAS MANUFACTURED FOR USE PRIMARILY ON PUBLIC STREETS,  ROADS  AND
HIGHWAYS;
  (III)  THE POWERTRAIN OF WHICH HAS NOT BEEN MODIFIED FROM THE ORIGINAL
MANUFACTURER'S SPECIFICATIONS;
  (IV) IS RATED AT NOT MORE THAN  EIGHT  THOUSAND  FIVE  HUNDRED  POUNDS
GROSS VEHICLE WEIGHT;
  (V)  HAS  A  MAXIMUM SPEED CAPABILITY OF AT LEAST FIFTY-FIVE MILES PER
HOUR; AND
  (VI) IS PROPELLED AT LEAST IN PART BY AN ELECTRONIC MOTOR AND  ASSOCI-
ATED  POWER  ELECTRONICS  WHICH PROVIDE ACCELERATION TORQUE TO THE DRIVE
WHEELS SOMETIME DURING NORMAL VEHICLE OPERATION, AND  THAT  DRAWS  ELEC-
TRICITY FROM A BATTERY THAT:
  (A) HAS A CAPACITY OF NOT LESS THAN FOUR KILOWATT HOURS; AND

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Co-Sponsors

S3827B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6434
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1115, 1160 & 1210, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A9931

S3827B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides an exemption for the sale of the first $35,000 for a battery, electric, or plug-in hybrid electric vehicle from state sales and compensating use taxes; authorizes local governments to elect such incentives; repeals the hybrid exemption after ten years.

S3827B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3827B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 3827--B

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 15, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. METZGER, SALAZAR -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Budget and Reven-
  ue -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended
  and recommitted to said committee -- recommitted to the  Committee  on
  Budget and Revenue in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- commit-
  tee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recom-
  mitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to exempting the  sale  of  the
  first  thirty-five thousand dollars of a battery, electric, or plug-in
  hybrid electric vehicle from state sales and compensating  use  taxes,
  and to authorize cities and counties to elect such exemption

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subdivision (a) of section 1115 of the tax law  is  amended
by adding a new paragraph 46 to read as follows:
  (46)  THE  RECEIPTS FROM THE FIRST THIRTY-FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS OF THE
RETAIL SALE OR LEASE OF A NEW BATTERY, ELECTRIC, OR PLUG-IN HYBRID ELEC-
TRIC VEHICLE. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS PARAGRAPH THE  TERM  "BATTERY,  ELEC-
TRIC,  OR  PLUG-IN  HYBRID  ELECTRIC  VEHICLE" MEANS A MOTOR VEHICLE, AS
DEFINED IN SECTION ONE HUNDRED TWENTY-FIVE OF THE  VEHICLE  AND  TRAFFIC
LAW, THAT:
  (I) HAS FOUR WHEELS;
  (II)  WAS  MANUFACTURED FOR USE PRIMARILY ON PUBLIC STREETS, ROADS AND
HIGHWAYS;
  (III) THE POWERTRAIN OF WHICH HAS NOT BEEN MODIFIED FROM THE  ORIGINAL
MANUFACTURER'S SPECIFICATIONS;
  (IV)  IS  RATED  AT  NOT  MORE THAN EIGHT THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED POUNDS
GROSS VEHICLE WEIGHT;
  (V) HAS A MAXIMUM SPEED CAPABILITY OF AT LEAST  FIFTY-FIVE  MILES  PER
HOUR; AND

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02302-04-0

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