assembly Bill A9269

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Allows for the county of Albany to impose an additional ninety-five cent surcharge per access line per month to pay for costs associated with maintaining the 911 emergency telephone system

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 30, 2022 signed chap.259
Jun 22, 2022 delivered to governor
Jun 02, 2022 returned to assembly
passed senate
home rule request
3rd reading cal.1558
substituted for s8246a
May 31, 2022 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
ordered to third reading rules cal.471
rules report cal.471
reported
May 25, 2022 reported referred to rules
reported referred to ways and means
Apr 29, 2022 print number 9269a
Apr 29, 2022 amend and recommit to local governments
Feb 09, 2022 referred to local governments

Co-Sponsors

A9269 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8246
Law Section:
County Law
Laws Affected:
Add §338, County L

A9269 - Summary

Allows for the county of Albany to impose an additional ninety-five cent surcharge per access line per month on the customers of every wireless service supplier within Albany county to pay for costs associated with maintaining the 911 emergency telephone system.

A9269 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   9269
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             February 9, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M. of A. McDONALD, FAHY -- read once and referred to the
   Committee on Local Governments
 
 AN ACT to amend the county law, in  relation  to  communication  service
   surcharges  applied  to Albany county; and providing for the repeal of
   such provisions upon expiration thereof
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  The  county law is amended by adding a new section 338 to
 read as follows:
   § 338. COUNTY OF ALBANY ENHANCED 911 EMERGENCY  TELEPHONE  SYSTEM.  1.
 NOTWITHSTANDING THE PROVISIONS OF ANY LAW TO THE CONTRARY, THE COUNTY OF
 ALBANY  ACTING  THROUGH  ITS  LOCAL  COUNTY  LEGISLATIVE BODY, IS HEREBY
 AUTHORIZED AND EMPOWERED TO ADOPT, AMEND OR REPEAL LOCAL LAWS TO  IMPOSE
 A  SURCHARGE, IN ADDITION TO THE SURCHARGE ESTABLISHED AND IMPOSED UNDER
 SECTION THREE HUNDRED THREE OF THIS CHAPTER, IN AN AMOUNT NOT TO  EXCEED
 NINETY-FIVE  CENTS  PER  ACCESS LINE PER MONTH ON THE CUSTOMERS OF EVERY
 SERVICE SUPPLIER WITHIN SUCH MUNICIPALITY TO PAY FOR THE  COSTS  ASSOCI-
 ATED  WITH  OBTAINING,  OPERATING  AND MAINTAINING THE TELECOMMUNICATION
 EQUIPMENT AND TELEPHONE SERVICES  NEEDED  TO  PROVIDE  AN  ENHANCED  911
 (E911) EMERGENCY TELEPHONE SYSTEM TO SERVE SUCH COUNTY.
   2.  ANY  SUCH  LOCAL  LAW SHALL STATE THE AMOUNT OF THE SURCHARGE, THE
 DATE ON WHICH THE SERVICE SUPPLIER SHALL BEGIN TO ADD SUCH SURCHARGE  TO
 THE  BILLINGS  OF ITS CUSTOMERS AND, TO THE EXTENT PRACTICABLE, THE DATE
 ON WHICH SUCH E911 SERVICE IS TO BEGIN. SUCH LOCAL LAW MAY AUTHORIZE THE
 SERVICE SUPPLIER TO BEGIN BILLING ITS CUSTOMERS FOR SUCH SURCHARGE PRIOR
 TO THE DATE THE E911 SYSTEM SERVICE IS TO BEGIN.
   3. ANY SERVICE SUPPLIER WITHIN A  MUNICIPALITY  WHICH  HAS  IMPOSED  A
 SURCHARGE  PURSUANT  TO  THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION SHALL BE GIVEN A
 MINIMUM OF FORTY-FIVE DAYS WRITTEN NOTICE PRIOR TO  THE  DATE  IT  SHALL
 BEGIN TO ADD SUCH SURCHARGE TO THE BILLINGS OF ITS CUSTOMERS OR PRIOR TO
 ANY MODIFICATION TO OR CHANGE IN THE SURCHARGE AMOUNT.
   4.  THE  SURCHARGE  ESTABLISHED  PURSUANT  TO  THE  PROVISIONS OF THIS
 SECTION SHALL BE IMPOSED ON A PER ACCESS LINE BASIS ON ALL CURRENT BILLS
 RENDERED FOR LOCAL EXCHANGE ACCESS SERVICE WITHIN THE 911 SERVICE AREA.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Co-Sponsors

A9269A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8246
Law Section:
County Law
Laws Affected:
Add §338, County L

A9269A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Allows for the county of Albany to impose an additional ninety-five cent surcharge per access line per month on the customers of every wireless service supplier within Albany county to pay for costs associated with maintaining the 911 emergency telephone system.

A9269A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  9269--A
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             February 9, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M. of A. McDONALD, FAHY -- read once and referred to the
   Committee on Local Governments -- committee discharged, bill  amended,
   ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN  ACT to amend the county law and the tax law, in relation to communi-
   cation service surcharges applied to Albany county; and providing  for
   the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The county law is amended by adding a new  section  338  to
 read as follows:
   §  338.  COUNTY  OF ALBANY ENHANCED 911 EMERGENCY TELEPHONE SYSTEM. 1.
 NOTWITHSTANDING THE PROVISIONS OF ANY LAW TO THE CONTRARY, THE COUNTY OF
 ALBANY ACTING THROUGH ITS  LOCAL  COUNTY  LEGISLATIVE  BODY,  IS  HEREBY
 AUTHORIZED  AND EMPOWERED TO ADOPT, AMEND OR REPEAL LOCAL LAWS TO IMPOSE
 A SURCHARGE, IN ADDITION TO THE SURCHARGE ESTABLISHED AND IMPOSED  UNDER
 SECTION  THREE HUNDRED THREE OF THIS CHAPTER, IN AN AMOUNT NOT TO EXCEED
 NINETY-FIVE CENTS PER ACCESS LINE PER MONTH ON THE  CUSTOMERS  OF  EVERY
 SERVICE  SUPPLIER  WITHIN SUCH MUNICIPALITY TO PAY FOR THE COSTS ASSOCI-
 ATED WITH OBTAINING, OPERATING  AND  MAINTAINING  THE  TELECOMMUNICATION
 EQUIPMENT  AND  TELEPHONE  SERVICES  NEEDED  TO  PROVIDE AN ENHANCED 911
 (E911) EMERGENCY TELEPHONE SYSTEM TO SERVE SUCH COUNTY.
   2. ANY SUCH LOCAL LAW SHALL STATE THE AMOUNT  OF  THE  SURCHARGE,  THE
 DATE  ON WHICH THE SERVICE SUPPLIER SHALL BEGIN TO ADD SUCH SURCHARGE TO
 THE BILLINGS OF ITS CUSTOMERS AND, TO THE EXTENT PRACTICABLE,  THE  DATE
 ON WHICH SUCH E911 SERVICE IS TO BEGIN. SUCH LOCAL LAW MAY AUTHORIZE THE
 SERVICE SUPPLIER TO BEGIN BILLING ITS CUSTOMERS FOR SUCH SURCHARGE PRIOR
 TO THE DATE THE E911 SYSTEM SERVICE IS TO BEGIN.
   3.  ANY  SERVICE  SUPPLIER  WITHIN  A MUNICIPALITY WHICH HAS IMPOSED A
 SURCHARGE PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION SHALL  BE  GIVEN  A
 MINIMUM  OF  FORTY-FIVE  DAYS  WRITTEN NOTICE PRIOR TO THE DATE IT SHALL
 BEGIN TO ADD SUCH SURCHARGE TO THE BILLINGS OF ITS CUSTOMERS OR PRIOR TO
 ANY MODIFICATION TO OR CHANGE IN THE SURCHARGE AMOUNT.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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