senate Bill S6136A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Grants a sales and compensating use tax exemption for toilet paper and toilet tissue sold for household use, and incontinence products

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Budget And Revenue Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 17, 2022 print number 6136a
May 17, 2022 amend (t) and recommit to budget and revenue
Jan 05, 2022 referred to budget and revenue
Apr 12, 2021 referred to budget and revenue

S6136 - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Budget And Revenue
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1115, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S5524
2017-2018: S644
2019-2020: S635

S6136 - Summary

Grants a sales and compensating use tax exemption for toilet paper and toilet tissue sold for household use, and incontinence products.

S6136 - Sponsor Memo

S6136 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6136
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              April 12, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  BOYLE  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Budget and Revenue
 
 AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to granting a sales and compen-
   sating use tax exemption for toilet paper and toilet tissue  sold  for
   household use, and incontinence products

   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 two new paragraphs 46 and 47 to read as follows:
   (46) TOILET PAPER AND TOILET TISSUE FOR HOUSEHOLD USE.
   (47) INCONTINENCE PRODUCTS.
   §  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.
                                                            LBD09828-01-1


S6136A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Budget And Revenue
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1115, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S5524
2017-2018: S644
2019-2020: S635

S6136A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Grants a sales and compensating use tax exemption for toilet paper and toilet tissue sold for household use, and incontinence products.

S6136A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6136A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  6136--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              April 12, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  BOYLE  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Budget  and  Revenue  --
   recommitted  to the Committee on Budget and Revenue in accordance with
   Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill  amended,  ordered
   reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

 AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to granting a sales and compen-
   sating  use  tax  exemption for certain taxpayers for toilet paper and
   toilet tissue sold for household use, and incontinence products
 
   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 two new paragraphs 47 and 48 to read as follows:
   (47) (A) TOILET PAPER AND TOILET TISSUE FOR HOUSEHOLD USE PURCHASED BY
 AN ELIGIBLE PERSON AS DEFINED IN SUBPARAGRAPH (B) OF THIS PARAGRAPH.
   (B) FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS PARAGRAPH, "ELIGIBLE PERSON" SHALL MEAN A
 PERSON WHO IS A RECIPIENT OF BENEFITS UNDER THE  SUPPLEMENTAL  NUTRITION
 ASSISTANCE PROGRAM PURSUANT TO ARTICLE THREE OF THE SOCIAL SERVICES LAW.
   (C)  TO RECEIVE THE EXEMPTION UNDER THIS PARAGRAPH, AN ELIGIBLE PERSON
 SHALL PRESENT TO THE VENDOR VENDOR A VALID ELECTRONIC  BENEFIT  TRANSFER
 CARD  OR  COMMON  BENEFIT  IDENTIFICATION  CARD  ISSUED BY THE OFFICE OF
 TEMPORARY AND DISABILITY ASSISTANCE AS PROOF OF SUCH ELIGIBILITY.
   (48) INCONTINENCE PRODUCTS PROVIDED SUCH PRODUCTS ARE PURCHASED BY  AN
 ELIGIBLE  PERSON AS DEFINED IN PARAGRAPH FORTY-SEVEN OF THIS SUBDIVISION
 AND SUBJECT TO THE REQUIREMENTS SET FORTH IN SUBPARAGRAPH  (C)  OF  SUCH
 PARAGRAPH;  TO  THE  EXTENT SUCH PRODUCTS ARE NOT OTHERWISE EXEMPT UNDER
 PARAGRAPH THREE OF THIS SUBDIVISION.
   § 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.
                                                            LBD09828-03-2

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