senate Bill S993

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Makes seed purchased to grow food for personal consumption exempt from sales and use taxes

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Investigations And Government Operations Committee


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Jan 10, 2019 referred to investigations and government operations

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S993 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Investigations And Government Operations
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1115, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S2471
2011-2012: S836
2013-2014: S2247
2015-2016: S3417
2017-2018: S531

S993 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Makes seed purchased to grow food for personal consumption exempt from sales and use taxes.

S993 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S993 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   993

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  YOUNG, RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the  Committee  on  Investigations
  and Government Operations

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to granting a sales and compen-
  sating use tax exemption for the purchase of seeds to be cultivated to
  grow food for the purchaser's own or family consumption

  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 1-a to read as follows:
  (1-A)  SEEDS  WHICH  WHEN  CULTIVATED PRODUCE FOOD, WHEN THE PURCHASER
THEREOF WILL USE THE FOOD PRODUCED THEREFROM FOR HIS OR HER OWN PERSONAL
OR FAMILY'S HUMAN CONSUMPTION. THIS PARAGRAPH SHALL  NOT  APPLY  TO  ANY
SEEDS RESOLD BY THE PURCHASER THEREOF.
  §  2. This act shall take effect on the first of January next succeed-
ing 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.
                                                           LBD03081-01-9

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