|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 06, 2021||referred to finance|
senate Bill S758
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S758 (ACTIVE) - Details
S758 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S758 SPONSOR: BIAGGI TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the state finance law and the tax law, in relation to establishing the abortion access fund and allowing taxpayers to make a gift to such fund on their personal income tax returns PURPOSE: To break down barriers and aid in access to reproductive healthcare SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 adds a new section 99-hh to the state finance law, which sets about the parameters of the abortion access fund as established by the comptroller and commissioner of health. Section 2 adds a new section 630-g to the tax law establishes the abortion access fund.
S758 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 758 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 6, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sens. BIAGGI, HOYLMAN, KRUEGER, LIU, MYRIE, RAMOS, SALAZAR -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance AN ACT to amend the state finance law and the tax law, in relation to establishing the abortion access fund and allowing taxpayers to make a gift to such fund on their personal income tax returns THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The state finance law is amended by adding a new section 99-ii to read as follows: § 99-II. ABORTION ACCESS FUND. 1. THERE IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED IN THE JOINT CUSTODY OF THE COMPTROLLER AND THE COMMISSIONER OF HEALTH, A SPECIAL FUND TO BE KNOWN AS THE "ABORTION ACCESS FUND". 2. SUCH FUND SHALL CONSIST OF ALL REVENUES RECEIVED PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION SIX HUNDRED THIRTY-I OF THE TAX LAW, AND ALL OTHER MONIES APPROPRIATED, CREDITED, OR TRANSFERRED THERETO FROM ANY OTHER FUND OR SOURCE PURSUANT TO LAW. NOTHING CONTAINED HEREIN SHALL PREVENT THE STATE FROM RECEIVING GRANTS, GIFTS OR BEQUESTS FOR THE PURPOSES OF THE FUND AS DEFINED IN THIS SECTION AND DEPOSITING THEM INTO THE FUND ACCORDING TO LAW. 3. A. ON OR BEFORE THE FIRST DAY OF FEBRUARY EACH YEAR, THE COMP- TROLLER SHALL CERTIFY IN A REPORT TO THE GOVERNOR, THE TEMPORARY PRESI- DENT OF THE SENATE, THE SPEAKER OF THE ASSEMBLY, THE CHAIR OF THE SENATE FINANCE COMMITTEE AND THE CHAIR OF THE ASSEMBLY WAYS AND MEANS COMMITTEE, THE AMOUNT OF MONEY DEPOSITED IN THE ABORTION ACCESS FUND DURING THE PRECEDING CALENDAR YEAR AS THE RESULT OF REVENUE DERIVED PURSUANT TO SECTION SIX HUNDRED THIRTY-I OF THE TAX LAW AND FROM GRANTS,_GIFTS AND BEQUESTS. SUCH REPORT SHALL INCLUDE HOW THE MONIES OF THE FUND WERE UTILIZED DURING THE PRECEDING CALENDAR YEAR, AND SHALL INCLUDE: EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
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