Bill S4635-2013

Relates to authorizing the county of rockland to impose an additional rate of sales and compensating use taxes

Extends the authorization for the county of Rockland to impose an additional rate of sales and compensating use taxes until November 20, 2015.

Details

Actions

  • Jul 12, 2013: SIGNED CHAP.157
  • Jul 2, 2013: DELIVERED TO GOVERNOR
  • Jun 13, 2013: returned to senate
  • Jun 13, 2013: passed assembly
  • Jun 13, 2013: home rule request
  • Jun 13, 2013: ordered to third reading rules cal.134
  • Jun 13, 2013: substituted for a6577
  • Jun 13, 2013: referred to ways and means
  • Jun 13, 2013: DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • Jun 13, 2013: PASSED SENATE
  • Jun 4, 2013: ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • Jun 3, 2013: 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • May 30, 2013: 1ST REPORT CAL.877
  • Apr 16, 2013: REFERRED TO INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS

Meetings

Calendars

Votes

VOTE: COMMITTEE VOTE: - Investigations and Government Operations - May 30, 2013
Ayes (7): Marcellino, Carlucci, Golden, Nozzolio, O'Mara, Hoylman, Squadron
Ayes W/R (1): Zeldin
Excused (1): Diaz

Memo

BILL NUMBER:S4635

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the tax law, in relation to authorizing the county of Rockland to impose an additional rate of sales and compensating use taxes

PURPOSE: To authorize Rockland County to impose an additional rate of sales and compensating use taxes until November 30, 2015.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:

Section one authorizes Rockland County to impose an additional rate of sales and compensating use taxes equal to one percent for another two years, until November 30, 2015.

Section two authorizes the allocation and distribution of net collections from the additional rote of sales and compensating use taxes in Rockland County for another two years, until November 30, 2015.

Section three provides for an immediate effective date.

JUSTIFICATION: This legislation has been requested by Rockland County so that it may keep its current rate of sales and compensating use taxes until November 30, 2015.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: 2011: S.4300/A.7256 (Chapter 124 of the Laws of 2011) extended the sunset date from November 30, 2011 to November 30, 2013.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None to the State. This bill would allow Rockland County to continue to collect sales and compensating use taxes at the current rate until November 30, 2015.

EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately.


Text

STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 4635 2013-2014 Regular Sessions IN SENATE April 16, 2013 ___________
Introduced by Sen. CARLUCCI -- 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 authorizing the county of Rockland to impose an additional rate of sales and compensating use taxes THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Clause 23 of subparagraph (i) of the opening paragraph of section 1210 of the tax law, as amended by chapter 124 of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows: (23) the county of Rockland is hereby further authorized and empowered to adopt and amend local laws, ordinances or resolutions imposing such taxes at a rate which is: (i) five-eighths of one percent additional to the three percent rate authorized above in this paragraph for such coun- ty for the period beginning March first, two thousand two, and ending November thirtieth, two thousand [thirteen] FIFTEEN; and also (ii) at a rate which is three-eighths of one percent additional to the three percent rate authorized above in this paragraph, and which is also addi- tional to the five-eighths of one percent rate also authorized above in this clause for such county, for the period beginning March first, two thousand seven and ending November thirtieth, two thousand [thirteen] FIFTEEN; S 2. Section 1262-l of the tax law, as amended by chapter 124 of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows: S 1262-l. Allocation and distribution of net collections from the additional rate of sales and compensating use tax in Rockland county. 1. Notwithstanding any provision of law to the contrary, if the county of Rockland imposes the additional five-eighths of one percent rate of tax authorized by section twelve hundred ten of this article during the period beginning March first, two thousand two, and ending November
thirtieth, two thousand [thirteen] FIFTEEN, such county shall allocate and distribute twenty percent of the net collections from such addi- tional rate to the towns and villages in the county in accordance with subdivision (c) of section twelve hundred sixty-two of this part on the basis of the ratio which the population of each such town or village bears to such county's total population; and 2. Notwithstanding any provision of law to the contrary, if the county of Rockland imposes the additional three-eighths of one percent rate of tax authorized by section twelve hundred ten of this article during the period beginning March first, two thousand seven, and ending November thirtieth, two thousand [thirteen] FIFTEEN, such county shall allocate and distribute sixteen and two-thirds percent of the net collections from such additional rate to the general funds of towns and villages within the county of Rockland with existing town and village police departments from March first, two thousand seven through December thir- ty-first, two thousand seven and thirty-three and one-third percent of the net collections from such additional rate from January first, two thousand eight through November thirtieth, two thousand [thirteen] FIFTEEN. The monies allocated and distributed pursuant to this subdivi- sion shall be allocated and distributed to towns and villages with police departments on the basis of the number of full-time equivalent police officers employed by each police department and shall not be used for salaries heretofore or hereafter negotiated. S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

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