senate Bill S6871

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to providing for taxpayer gifts for Lyme and tick-borne diseases education, research and prevention and establishing the Lyme and tick-borne diseases education, research and prevention fund

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 10, 2021 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 03, 2021 ordered to third reading cal.1505
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 20, 2021 referred to budget and revenue

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S6871 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7400
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §§209-N & 630-i, Tax L; add §95-j, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S8681

S6871 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for taxpayer gifts for Lyme and tick-borne diseases education, research and prevention; establishes the Lyme and tick-borne diseases education, research and prevention fund.

S6871 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6871 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6871
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               May 20, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sens. HARCKHAM, SERINO -- read twice and ordered printed,
   and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Budget and Reven-
   ue
 
 AN ACT to amend the tax law and the state finance law,  in  relation  to
   providing  for  taxpayer gifts for Lyme and tick-borne diseases educa-
   tion, research and prevention and establishing the Lyme and tick-borne
   diseases education, research and prevention fund
 
   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 209-N to
 read as follows:
   § 209-N. GIFT FOR LYME AND TICK-BORNE DISEASES EDUCATION, RESEARCH AND
 PREVENTION. EFFECTIVE FOR ANY TAX YEAR COMMENCING ON  OR  AFTER  JANUARY
 FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-ONE, A TAXPAYER IN ANY TAXABLE YEAR MAY ELECT
 TO  CONTRIBUTE TO THE SUPPORT OF THE LYME AND TICK-BORNE DISEASES EDUCA-
 TION, RESEARCH AND PREVENTION. SUCH CONTRIBUTION SHALL BE IN  ANY  WHOLE
 DOLLAR  AMOUNT AND SHALL NOT REDUCE THE AMOUNT OF STATE TAX OWED BY SUCH
 TAXPAYER. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL INCLUDE SPACE ON THE  CORPORATE  INCOME
 TAX  RETURN  TO  ENABLE  A TAXPAYER TO MAKE SUCH CONTRIBUTION.  NOTWITH-
 STANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, ALL REVENUES COLLECTED PURSUANT  TO
 THIS  SECTION  SHALL  BE  CREDITED  TO  THE LYME AND TICK-BORNE DISEASES
 EDUCATION, RESEARCH AND PREVENTION FUND AND SHALL ONLY BE USED FOR THOSE
 PURPOSES ENUMERATED IN SECTION NINETY-FIVE-J OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW.
   § 2. The tax law is amended by adding a new section 630-i to  read  as
 follows:
   § 630-I. GIFT FOR LYME AND TICK-BORNE DISEASES EDUCATION, RESEARCH AND
 PREVENTION.  EFFECTIVE  FOR  ANY TAX YEAR COMMENCING ON OR AFTER JANUARY
 FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-ONE, AN INDIVIDUAL IN ANY  TAXABLE  YEAR  MAY
 ELECT  TO  CONTRIBUTE TO THE SUPPORT OF THE LYME AND TICK-BORNE DISEASES
 EDUCATION, RESEARCH AND PREVENTION FUND. SUCH CONTRIBUTION SHALL  BE  IN
 ANY  WHOLE  DOLLAR  AMOUNT  AND SHALL NOT REDUCE THE AMOUNT OF STATE TAX
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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