Bill S4704-2013

Authorizes Niagara county to continue to impose an additional rate of sales and compensating use taxes

Authorizes Niagara county to continue to impose an additional one percent rate of sales and compensating use taxes until November 30, 2015.

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Actions

  • Jun 21, 2013: SUBSTITUTED BY A7040
  • Jun 4, 2013: ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • Jun 3, 2013: 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • May 30, 2013: 1ST REPORT CAL.888
  • Apr 18, 2013: REFERRED TO INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS

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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:S4704

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

PURPOSE:

To extend the period during which the County of Niagara is authorized to impose additional rates of sales and compensating use tax.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:

Section 1. Clause 29 of subparagraph (i) of the opening paragraph of section 1210 of the tax law, as amended by chapter 240 of the laws of 2011, is amended to extend the period of which the County of Niagara may impose such taxes.

JUSTIFICATION:

The Niagara County Legislature has requested introduction of this legislation to extend the period of time they are authorized to impose the additional 1% sales and compensating use tax.

BILL HISTORY:

New Bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:

None to the state.

EFFECTIVE DATE:

This act shall take effect immediately.


Text

STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 4704 2013-2014 Regular Sessions IN SENATE April 18, 2013 ___________
Introduced by COMMITTEE ON RULES -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Government Operations AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to continuing to authorize Niagara county 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 29 of subparagraph (i) of the opening paragraph of section 1210 of the tax law, as amended by chapter 240 of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows: (29) the county of Niagara is hereby further authorized and empowered to adopt and amend local laws, ordinances or resolutions imposing such taxes at a rate which is one percent additional to the three percent rate authorized above in this paragraph for such county for the period beginning March first, two thousand three, and ending November thirti- eth, two thousand [thirteen] FIFTEEN; S 2. Section 1262-n of the tax law, as amended by chapter 240 of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows: S 1262-n. Disposition of net collections from the additional one percent rate of sales and compensating use taxes in the county of Niagara. Notwithstanding any contrary provision of law, if the county of Niagara imposes the additional one percent rate of sales and compen- sating use taxes authorized by section twelve hundred ten of this arti- cle for all or any portion of the period beginning March first, two thousand three and ending November thirtieth, two thousand [thirteen] FIFTEEN, the county shall use all net collections from such additional one percent rate to pay the county's expenses for Medicaid. The net collections from the additional one percent rate imposed pursuant to this section shall be deposited in a special fund to be created by such county separate and apart from any other funds and accounts of the coun-
ty. Any and all remaining net collections from such additional one percent tax, after the Medicaid expenses are paid, shall be deposited by the county of Niagara in the general fund of such county for any county purpose. S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

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