senate Bill S7973

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Amends chapter 238 of the laws of 1963 relating to incorporating the Port Jefferson Volunteer Firemen's Benevolent Association, in relation to its purpose and the use of foreign fire insurance premium taxes

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Local Government Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 05, 2020 referred to local government

S7973 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9997
Current Committee:
Senate Local Government
Law Section:
Volunteer Firefighters' Benevolent Association
Laws Affected:
Amd §§3 & 7, Chap 238 of 1963

S7973 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to incorporating the Port Jefferson Volunteer Firemen's Benevolent Association, in relation to its purpose and the use of foreign fire insurance premium taxes.

S7973 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7973 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7973

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 5, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government

AN ACT to amend chapter 238 of the laws of 1963 relating to  incorporat-
  ing  the Port Jefferson Volunteer Firemen's Benevolent Association, in
  relation to its purpose and the use of foreign fire insurance  premium
  taxes

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

  Section 1. Sections 3 and 7 of chapter 238 of the laws of 1963  relat-
ing  to  incorporating the Port Jefferson Volunteer Firemen's Benevolent
Association is amended to read as follows:
  § 3. Purposes. The purposes of such corporation shall be  the  mainte-
nance  of  suitable  headquarters  for,  and  the promotion of fraternal
intercourse among the members of such corporation, the relief,  aid  and
assistance  of such members and their families who are INJURED, disabled
or indigent, TO PROMOTE AND  SAFEGUARD  THE  WELFARE  OF  THE  VOLUNTEER
MEMBERS  OF  THE  CORPORATION,  AND  THEIR  FAMILIES; TO PROVIDE FOR THE
HEALTH AND SAFETY OF THE VOLUNTEER MEMBERS OF THE  CORPORATION;  AND  TO
ENHANCE  THE  MORALE  OF  THE  VOLUNTEER  MEMBERS  OF THE CORPORATION BY
PROVIDING SOCIAL AND RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES FOR THE  VOLUNTEER  MEMBERS
OF  THE  CORPORATION,  and the promotion of the welfare of the volunteer
fire service within the  Port  Jefferson  fire  district  and  territory
provided with fire protection by contract with such fire district.
  § 7. Precept for payment of foreign fire insurance premium taxes. Such
corporation  shall  collect  and  there  shall  be  paid to it all taxes
imposed by section [five hundred fifty-three] NINETY-ONE HUNDRED FOUR of
the insurance law, for fire department use and  benefit,  upon  premiums
for  insurance against loss or damage by fire covering property situated
within the territory protected by  the  Port  Jefferson  volunteer  fire
department, located in the town of Brookhaven, Suffolk county, New York,
or  within  any  duly  organized  territory  in which the Port Jefferson
volunteer fire  department  is  or  may  be  obligated  to  render  fire
protection. The officer of said corporation designated by its by-laws to
collect  and  receive the aforesaid tax shall have all the powers and be

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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