senate Bill S6149B

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the imposition of an occupancy tax in the town of DeWitt to benefit Willis Carrier Park and promote tourism

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 19, 2019 print number 6149b
Jun 19, 2019 amend (t) and recommit to investigations and government operations
Jun 17, 2019 print number 6149a
Jun 17, 2019 amend and recommit to investigations and government operations
May 20, 2019 referred to investigations and government operations

Votes

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Jun 18, 2019 - Rules committee Vote

S6149A
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S6149 - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Investigations And Government Operations
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §1202-ff, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S8814

S6149 - Summary

Relates to the imposition of an occupancy tax in the town of DeWitt to benefit Willis Carrier Park and promote tourism.

S6149 - Sponsor Memo

S6149 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6149

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 20, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. ANTONACCI -- 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 the imposition of an occu-
  pancy tax in the town of DeWitt; 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-ff  to
read as follows:
  §  1202-FF.  OCCUPANCY  TAX IN THE TOWN OF DEWITT. (1) NOTWITHSTANDING
ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, THE TOWN OF DEWITT,  IN  THE
COUNTY  OF  ONONDAGA,  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 LEGIS-
LATURE HAS OR WOULD HAVE THE POWER AND AUTHORITY TO IMPOSE UPON  PERSONS
OCCUPYING  ANY  ROOM  FOR  HIRE  IN  ANY HOTEL. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS
SECTION, THE TERM "HOTEL" SHALL MEAN A BUILDING OR PORTION OF  IT  WHICH
IS  REGULARLY  USED AND KEPT OPEN AS SUCH FOR THE LODGING OF GUESTS. THE
TERM "HOTEL" INCLUDES AN APARTMENT HOTEL, A MOTEL OR A  BOARDING  HOUSE,
WHETHER  OR  NOT MEALS ARE SERVED. THE RATE OF SUCH TAX SHALL NOT EXCEED
TWO AND THREE-QUARTERS (2.75) PERCENT OF THE PER DIEM  RENTAL  RATE  FOR
EACH ROOM WHETHER SUCH ROOM IS RENTED ON A DAILY OR LONGER BASIS.
  (2)  SUCH  TAXES MAY BE COLLECTED AND ADMINISTERED BY THE CHIEF FISCAL
OFFICER OF THE TOWN OF DEWITT 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 TAXES IMPOSED SHALL  BE  PAID
BY  THE  PERSON LIABLE THEREFOR TO THE OWNER OF THE ROOM FOR HIRE IN THE
TOURIST HOME, INN, CLUB, HOTEL, MOTEL OR OTHER SIMILAR PLACE  OF  PUBLIC
ACCOMMODATION  OCCUPIED OR TO THE PERSON ENTITLED TO BE PAID THE RENT OR

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

S6149A - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Investigations And Government Operations
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §1202-ff, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S8814

S6149A - Summary

Relates to the imposition of an occupancy tax in the town of DeWitt to benefit Willis Carrier Park and promote tourism.

S6149A - Sponsor Memo

S6149A - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6149--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 20, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. ANTONACCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
  ment   Operations  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to the imposition of  an  occu-
  pancy  tax in the town of DeWitt; 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-ff to
read as follows:
  § 1202-FF. OCCUPANCY TAX IN THE TOWN OF  DEWITT.  (1)  NOTWITHSTANDING
ANY  OTHER  PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, THE TOWN OF DEWITT, IN THE
COUNTY OF ONONDAGA, 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  LEGIS-
LATURE  HAS OR WOULD HAVE THE POWER AND AUTHORITY TO IMPOSE UPON PERSONS
OCCUPYING ANY ROOM FOR HIRE IN ANY  HOTEL.  FOR  THE  PURPOSES  OF  THIS
SECTION,  THE  TERM "HOTEL" SHALL MEAN A BUILDING OR PORTION OF IT WHICH
IS REGULARLY USED AND KEPT OPEN AS SUCH FOR THE LODGING OF  GUESTS.  THE
TERM  "HOTEL"  INCLUDES AN APARTMENT HOTEL, A MOTEL OR A BOARDING HOUSE,
WHETHER OR NOT MEALS ARE SERVED. THE RATE OF SUCH TAX SHALL  NOT  EXCEED
TWO  AND  THREE-QUARTERS  (2.75) PERCENT OF THE PER DIEM RENTAL RATE FOR
EACH ROOM WHETHER SUCH ROOM IS RENTED ON A DAILY OR LONGER BASIS.
  (2) SUCH TAXES MAY BE COLLECTED AND ADMINISTERED BY THE  CHIEF  FISCAL
OFFICER  OF THE TOWN OF DEWITT 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 TAXES IMPOSED SHALL BE PAID
BY THE PERSON LIABLE THEREFOR TO THE OWNER OF THE ROOM FOR HIRE  IN  THE
TOURIST  HOME,  INN, CLUB, HOTEL, MOTEL OR OTHER SIMILAR PLACE OF PUBLIC

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

S6149B (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Investigations And Government Operations
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §1202-ff, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S8814

S6149B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the imposition of an occupancy tax in the town of DeWitt to benefit Willis Carrier Park and promote tourism.

S6149B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6149B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6149--B

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 20, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. ANTONACCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
  ment   Operations  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  committee  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the tax law, in relation to the imposition of an occu-
  pancy tax in the town of DeWitt to benefit  Willis  Carrier  Park  and
  promote  tourism; 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-ff to
read as follows:
  § 1202-FF. OCCUPANCY TAX IN THE TOWN OF  DEWITT.  (1)  NOTWITHSTANDING
ANY  OTHER  PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, THE TOWN OF DEWITT, IN THE
COUNTY OF ONONDAGA, 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  LEGIS-
LATURE  HAS OR WOULD HAVE THE POWER AND AUTHORITY TO IMPOSE UPON PERSONS
OCCUPYING ANY ROOM FOR HIRE IN ANY  HOTEL.  FOR  THE  PURPOSES  OF  THIS
SECTION,  THE  TERM "HOTEL" SHALL MEAN A BUILDING OR PORTION OF IT WHICH
IS REGULARLY USED AND KEPT OPEN AS SUCH FOR THE LODGING OF  GUESTS.  THE
TERM  "HOTEL"  INCLUDES AN APARTMENT HOTEL, A MOTEL OR A BOARDING HOUSE,
WHETHER OR NOT MEALS ARE SERVED. THE RATE OF SUCH TAX SHALL  NOT  EXCEED
TWO  AND  THREE-QUARTERS  (2.75) PERCENT OF THE PER DIEM RENTAL RATE FOR
EACH ROOM WHETHER SUCH ROOM IS RENTED ON A DAILY OR LONGER BASIS.
  (2) SUCH TAXES MAY BE COLLECTED AND ADMINISTERED BY THE  CHIEF  FISCAL
OFFICER  OF THE TOWN OF DEWITT 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.

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

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