assembly Bill A9503

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Establishes a one year temporary fuel tax holiday

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Mar 10, 2022 referred to ways and means

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A9503 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8526
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §47, amd §1817, Tax L; amd §§88-a, 89-b & 89-c, St Fin L; amd §392-i, Gen Bus L

A9503 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a temporary fuel tax holiday for one year; requires the comptroller and the director of the budget to transfer from the general fund to the special obligation reserve and payment account an amount equal to the amount that would have otherwise been deposited if the fuel tax holiday had not been authorized.

A9503 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   9503
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              March 10, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of  A. SANTABARBARA -- read once and referred to the
   Committee on Ways and Means
 
 AN ACT to amend the tax law, the general  business  law  and  the  state
   finance law, in relation to establishing a temporary fuel tax holiday
 
   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 47  to  read
 as follows:
   § 47. FUEL TAX HOLIDAY. (A) DEFINITIONS. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION,
   (1)  "APPLICABLE PERIOD" SHALL MEAN THE PERIOD BEGINNING FOURTEEN DAYS
 AFTER THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SECTION AND ENDING ONE YEAR AFTER  SUCH
 BEGINNING DATE.
   (2)  "DIESEL  MOTOR FUEL" AND "MOTOR FUEL" SHALL HAVE THE SAME MEANING
 AS SECTION TWO HUNDRED EIGHTY-TWO OF THIS CHAPTER.
   (3) "FILLING STATION" SHALL HAVE  THE  SAME  MEANING  AS  SECTION  TWO
 HUNDRED EIGHTY-TWO OF THIS CHAPTER.
   (4)  "RETAIL  SALE"  AND "SOLD AT RETAIL" SHALL MEAN ANY SALE OF MOTOR
 FUEL OR DIESEL MOTOR FUEL AT A FILLING STATION TO A PERSON FOR USE IN  A
 MOTOR VEHICLE.
   (5)  "RETAIL  SELLER"  SHALL  MEAN  ANY PERSON WHO SELLS MOTOR FUEL OR
 DIESEL MOTOR FUEL AT RETAIL.
   (6) "SALE" SHALL HAVE THE SAME MEANING AS SECTION TWO HUNDRED  EIGHTY-
 TWO OF THIS CHAPTER.
   (B)  EXEMPTION  FROM  TAXATION. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF
 LAW, RULE OR REGULATION TO THE CONTRARY, THE  TAXES  IMPOSED  ON  RETAIL
 SALES  OF  MOTOR  FUEL  AND DIESEL MOTOR FUEL MADE DURING THE APPLICABLE
 PERIOD SHALL BE EXEMPT FROM THE  TAXES  IMPOSED  BY  ARTICLES  TWELVE-A,
 THIRTEEN-A,  AND  TWENTY-EIGHT  OF THIS CHAPTER. IF THE RETAIL SELLER IS
 LOCATED WITHIN A MUNICIPALITY THAT HAS  ELECTED  TO  ELIMINATE  THE  TAX
 IMPOSED  PURSUANT  TO  ARTICLE  TWENTY-NINE  OF THIS CHAPTER, SUCH TAXES
 SHALL NOT BE IMPOSED ON THE RETAIL SALE OF MOTOR FUEL  OR  DIESEL  MOTOR
 FUEL DURING THE APPLICABLE PERIOD.
   (C)  PRICE REDUCTION. DURING THE APPLICABLE PERIOD, EACH RETAIL SELLER
 SHALL REDUCE THE PRICE PER GALLON OF MOTOR FUEL AND  DIESEL  MOTOR  FUEL
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.