|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jul 21, 2022||signed chap.433|
|Jul 11, 2022||delivered to governor|
|Jun 02, 2022||returned to assembly|
home rule request
3rd reading cal.1865
substituted for s8996
|Jun 02, 2022||substituted by a10205|
ordered to third reading cal.1865
committee discharged and committed to rules
|May 03, 2022||referred to investigations and government operations|
senate Bill S8996Signed By Governor
Archive: Last Bill Status Via A10205 - Signed by Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S8996 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- Tax Law
- Laws Affected:
- Add §1202-hh, Tax L
S8996 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S8996 SPONSOR: SKOUFIS TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the tax law, in relation to permitting the village of Cold Spring to impose a hotel and motel tax; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof PURPOSE: This legislation authorizes the Village of Cold Spring in Putnam County to impose, by local law, a tax on hotel and motel occupancy of up to five percent of the charge. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Amends the tax law by adding a new section 1202-hh, in relation to the imposition of a hotel and motel tax in the village of cold spring. Section 2: Sets effective date.
S8996 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8996 I N S E N A T E May 3, 2022 ___________ Introduced by Sen. SKOUFIS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern- ment Operations AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to permitting the village of Cold Spring to impose a hotel and motel tax; 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 tax law is amended by adding a new section 1202-hh to read as follows: § 1202-HH. HOTEL OR MOTEL TAXES IN THE VILLAGE OF COLD SPRING. (1) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISIONS OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, THE VILLAGE OF COLD SPRING, IN THE COUNTY OF PUTNAM, IS HEREBY AUTHORIZED AND EMPOWERED TO ADOPT AND AMEND LOCAL LAWS IMPOSING IN SUCH VILLAGE A TAX, IN ADDITION TO ANY OTHER TAX AUTHORIZED AND IMPOSED PURSUANT TO THIS ARTICLE SUCH AS THE LEGISLATURE HAS OR WOULD HAVE THE POWER AND AUTHORI- TY TO IMPOSE UPON PERSONS OCCUPYING HOTEL OR MOTEL ROOMS IN SUCH VILLAGE. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE TERM "HOTEL" OR "MOTEL" SHALL MEAN AND INCLUDE ANY FACILITY CONSISTING OF RENTABLE UNITS AND PROVIDING LODGING ON AN OVERNIGHT BASIS AND SHALL INCLUDE THOSE FACILI- TIES DESIGNATED AND COMMONLY KNOWN AS "BED AND BREAKFAST" AND "TOURIST" FACILITIES. THE RATES OF SUCH TAX SHALL NOT EXCEED FIVE PERCENT OF THE PER DIEM RENTAL RATE FOR EACH ROOM, PROVIDED HOWEVER, THAT SUCH TAX SHALL NOT BE APPLICABLE TO A PERMANENT RESIDENT OF A HOTEL OR MOTEL. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION THE TERM "PERMANENT RESIDENT" SHALL MEAN A PERSON OCCUPYING ANY ROOM OR ROOMS IN A HOTEL OR MOTEL FOR AT LEAST NINETY CONSECUTIVE DAYS. (2) SUCH TAX MAY BE COLLECTED AND ADMINISTERED BY THE CHIEF FISCAL OFFICER OF THE VILLAGE OF COLD SPRING BY SUCH MEANS AND IN SUCH MANNER AS OTHER TAXES WHICH ARE NOW COLLECTED AND ADMINISTERED BY SUCH OFFICER OR AS OTHERWISE MAY BE PROVIDED BY SUCH LOCAL LAW. (3) SUCH LOCAL LAWS MAY PROVIDE THAT ANY TAX IMPOSED SHALL BE PAID BY THE PERSON LIABLE THEREFOR TO THE OWNER OF THE HOTEL OR MOTEL ROOM OCCU- PIED OR TO THE PERSON ENTITLED TO BE PAID THE RENT OR CHARGE FOR THE EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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