Senate Bill S7216A

2023-2024 Legislative Session

Establishes a tax on noise from non-essential helicopter and seaplane flights in cities with a population of one million or more

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    • In Committee Assembly
    • In Committee Senate
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    • On Floor Calendar Senate
    • Passed Assembly
    • Passed Senate
  • Delivered to Governor
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2023-S7216 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7638
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 12-B §§289-g - 289-o, Tax L

2023-S7216 - Summary

Establishes a tax on noise from non-essential helicopter and seaplane flights in cities with a population of one million or more.

2023-S7216 - Sponsor Memo

2023-S7216 - Bill Text download pdf

                             
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7216
 
                        2023-2024 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               May 18, 2023
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. GONZALEZ -- 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 establishing a tax on  noise
   emissions from non-essential helicopter and seaplane flights in cities
   with a population of one million or more

   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 article 12-B to read
 as follows:
                               ARTICLE 12-B
                        NOISE TAX ON NON-ESSENTIAL
                      HELICOPTER AND SEAPLANE FLIGHTS
 SECTION 289-G. DEFINITIONS.
         289-H. IMPOSITION OF THE NOISE TAX ON  NON-ESSENTIAL  HELICOPTER
                  AND SEAPLANE FLIGHTS.
         289-I. LIABILITY FOR THE TAX.
         289-J. PAYMENT AND RETURNS.
         289-K. RECORDS TO BE KEPT.
         289-L. SECRECY OF RETURNS AND REPORTS.
         289-M. PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE.
         289-N. DEPOSIT AND DISPOSITION OF REVENUE.
   § 289-G. DEFINITIONS.  FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS ARTICLE, THE FOLLOWING
 TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
   1. "HELICOPTER" MEANS AN AIRCRAFT, THE SUPPORT OF WHICH IN THE AIR  IS
 NORMALLY  DERIVED  FROM  AIRFOILS MECHANICALLY ROTATED ABOUT AN APPROXI-
 MATELY VERTICAL AXIS.
   2. "HELICOPTER OR SEAPLANE OPERATOR" MEANS A PERSON  OR  ENTITY  WHICH
 CONDUCTS NON-ESSENTIAL HELICOPTER OR SEAPLANE FLIGHTS WITHIN A CITY WITH
 A POPULATION OF ONE MILLION OR MORE.
   3.  "SEAPLANE"  MEANS  ANY  AIRCRAFT  DEFINED OR CLASSIFIED AS SUCH BY
 FEDERAL LAW, RULE OR REGULATION.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD11397-04-3
              

2023-S7216A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7638
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 12-B §§289-g - 289-o, Tax L

2023-S7216A - Summary

Establishes a tax on noise from non-essential helicopter and seaplane flights in cities with a population of one million or more.

2023-S7216A - Sponsor Memo

2023-S7216A - Bill Text download pdf

                             
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  7216--A
 
                        2023-2024 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               May 18, 2023
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. GONZALEZ -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Budget  and  Revenue  --
   committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
   recommitted to said committee
 
 AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to establishing a tax on  noise
   emissions from non-essential helicopter and seaplane flights in cities
   with a population of one million or more
 
   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 article 12-B to read
 as follows:
                               ARTICLE 12-B
                        NOISE TAX ON NON-ESSENTIAL
                      HELICOPTER AND SEAPLANE FLIGHTS
 SECTION 289-G. DEFINITIONS.
         289-H. IMPOSITION OF THE NOISE TAX ON  NON-ESSENTIAL  HELICOPTER
                  AND SEAPLANE FLIGHTS.
         289-I. LIABILITY FOR THE TAX.
         289-J. EXEMPTIONS FROM THE TAX.
         289-K. PAYMENT AND RETURNS.
         289-L. RECORDS TO BE KEPT.
         289-M. SECRECY OF RETURNS AND REPORTS.
         289-N. PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE.
         289-O. DEPOSIT AND DISPOSITION OF REVENUE.
   § 289-G. DEFINITIONS.  FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS ARTICLE, THE FOLLOWING
 TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
   1. "HELICOPTER" MEANS AN AIRCRAFT, THE SUPPORT OF WHICH IN THE AIR  IS
 NORMALLY  DERIVED  FROM  AIRFOILS MECHANICALLY ROTATED ABOUT AN APPROXI-
 MATELY VERTICAL AXIS.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD11397-09-3
 S. 7216--A                          2

              

2023-S7216B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7638
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 12-B §§289-g - 289-o, Tax L

2023-S7216B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a tax on noise from non-essential helicopter and seaplane flights in cities with a population of one million or more.

2023-S7216B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

2023-S7216B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                             
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  7216--B
 
                        2023-2024 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               May 18, 2023
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. GONZALEZ -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Budget  and  Revenue  --
   committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
   recommitted to said committee -- recommitted to the Committee on Budg-
   et 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 establishing a tax on noise
   emissions from non-essential helicopter and seaplane flights in cities
   with a population of one million or more
 
   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 article 12-B to read
 as follows:
                               ARTICLE 12-B
                        NOISE TAX ON NON-ESSENTIAL
                      HELICOPTER AND SEAPLANE FLIGHTS
 SECTION 289-G. DEFINITIONS.
         289-H. IMPOSITION  OF  THE NOISE TAX ON NON-ESSENTIAL HELICOPTER
                  AND SEAPLANE FLIGHTS.
         289-I. LIABILITY FOR THE TAX.
         289-J. EXEMPTIONS FROM THE TAX.
         289-K. PAYMENT AND RETURNS.
         289-L. RECORDS TO BE KEPT.
         289-M. SECRECY OF RETURNS AND REPORTS.
         289-N. PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE.
         289-O. DEPOSIT AND DISPOSITION OF REVENUE.
   § 289-G. DEFINITIONS. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS ARTICLE, THE  FOLLOWING
 TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD11397-16-4
 S. 7216--B                          2

              

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