senate Bill S6362

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the hotel or motel tax in the county of Oneida

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 18, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
ordered to third reading rules cal.475
substituted for a8175
referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1528
Jun 06, 2019 referred to rules

S6362 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8175
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1202-d, Tax L

S6362 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the hotel or motel tax in the county of Oneida; amends the rate of tax and the purposes for which funds collected therefrom can be used.

S6362 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6362 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6362

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 6, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GRIFFO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to the hotel or  motel  tax  in
  the county of Oneida

  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-d of the tax law, as  amended
by chapter 722 of the laws of 1987, is amended to read as follows:
  (1)  Notwithstanding  any other provisions of law to the contrary, the
county of Oneida 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 legislature
has or would have the power and authority to impose upon persons occupy-
ing hotel or motel rooms in such county. The rates of such tax shall  be
[two]  FIVE  percent of the per diem rental rate for each room provided,
however, such tax shall not be applicable to  a  permanent  resident  of
such  hotel  or motel. For the purposes of this section the term "perma-
nent resident" shall mean a person occupying any  room  or  rooms  in  a
hotel  or motel for at least thirty consecutive days, also provided that
the county of Oneida may provide in its local law  imposing  such  hotel
and motel occupancy tax that such tax shall not be applicable to a hotel
or motel having twenty-five rooms or less.
  §  2.  Subdivision  9  of section 1202-d of the tax law, as amended by
chapter 355 of the laws of 1993, is amended to read as follows:
  (9) Revenues resulting from the imposition of tax authorized  by  this
section  shall  be  paid  into  the treasury of the county of Oneida and
shall be credited to and deposited in the Oneida county trust and agency
fund; the net collections therefrom shall thereafter be allocated by the
county legislature of Oneida and shall be used [solely for  the  purpose
of  promoting  tourism  and  conventions]  FOR  THE PROMOTION OF TOURISM
DEVELOPMENT,  ECONOMIC  DEVELOPMENT,  AND  OTHER  DIRECTLY  RELATED  AND

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

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