|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 18, 2019||returned to assembly|
3rd reading cal.1516
substituted for s5761
|Jun 18, 2019||substituted by a2198|
ordered to third reading cal.1516
committee discharged and committed to rules
|May 14, 2019||referred to investigations and government operations|
senate Bill S5761
Current Bill Status Via A2198 - Passed Senate & Assembly
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S5761 (ACTIVE) - Details
S5761 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S5761 SPONSOR: AMEDORE TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the tax law, in relation to increasing the rate of taxation of the hotel or motel tax in the county of Schenec- tady to 5% PURPOSE: This bill would allow the hotel/motel tax in Schenectady County to be raised from four percent to five percent. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one amends subdivision 1 of section 1202-e of the Tax Law, last amended in 2003, to authorize Schenectady County to increase the rate of taxation on persons occupying hotel or motel rooms in the County a rate of four percent to a rate of five percent of the per diem rental rate for each room provided.
S5761 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5761 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E May 14, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. AMEDORE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern- ment Operations AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to increasing the rate of taxa- tion of the hotel or motel tax in the county of Schenectady to 5% THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 1202-e of the tax law, as amended by chapter 25 of the laws of 2003, is amended to read as follows: (1) Notwithstanding any other provisions of law to the contrary, the county of Schenectady 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 legis- lature has or would have the power and authority to impose upon persons occupying hotel or motel rooms in such county. The rates of such tax shall be [four] FIVE percent of the per diem rental rate for each room provided, however, such tax shall not be applicable to a permanent resi- dent of such 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. 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. LBD07318-01-9
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