senate Bill S2710

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to increasing the retention percentage for certain motor vehicle service fees

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2022 referred to transportation
Jan 22, 2021 referred to transportation


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S2710 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §205, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S4964
2017-2018: S1908
2019-2020: S1371
2023-2024: S5522

S2710 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to increasing the retention percentage for certain motor vehicle service fees.

S2710 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2710 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
                             I N  S E N A T E
                             January 22, 2021
   SERINO -- read twice and ordered  printed,  and  when  printed  to  be
   committed to the Committee on Transportation
 AN  ACT  to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to increasing
   the retention percentage collected for certain motor  vehicle  service

   Section 1. Subdivisions 3 and 3-a of section 205 of  the  vehicle  and
 traffic  law, subdivision 3 as amended by section 3 of part G of chapter
 59 of the laws of 2008 and subdivision 3-a as added by section 1 of part
 F of chapter 58 of the laws of 2012, are amended to read as follows:
   3. Each such county clerk shall retain from  fees  collected  for  any
 motor  vehicle  related  service  described  in  subdivision one of this
 section processed by such county clerk an amount based on  a  percentage
 of  gross  receipts  collected.  For  purposes of this section, the term
 "gross receipts" shall include all fines, fees and  penalties  collected
 pursuant  to  this  chapter  by  a  county  clerk acting as agent of the
 commissioner, but shall not include any state or local sales or  compen-
 sating  use taxes imposed under or pursuant to the authority of articles
 twenty-eight and twenty-nine of the tax law and collected by such  clerk
 on  behalf  of  the  commissioner of taxation and finance. The retention
 percentage shall be [12.7] TWENTY-FIVE percent  and  shall  take  effect
 [April] JANUARY first, [nineteen hundred ninety-nine] TWO THOUSAND TWEN-
 TY-TWO;  provided,  however,  the retention percentage shall be [thirty]
 SIXTY percent of the thirty dollar fee established in paragraph  (e)  of
 subdivision  two  of section four hundred ninety-one and paragraph f-one
 of subdivision two of section five hundred three of this chapter.
   3-a. In addition to the fees retained pursuant to subdivision three of
 this section, each county clerk acting as the agent of the  commissioner
 pursuant  to  subdivision  one of this section shall retain [four] EIGHT
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.


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