Extends the sales and compensating use tax authorized for the county of Jefferson through November 30, 2013.
Ayes (61): Adams, Addabbo, Alesi, Avella, Ball, Bonacic, Breslin, Carlucci, DeFrancisco, Diaz, Dilan, Duane, Espaillat, Farley, Flanagan, Fuschillo, Gallivan, Gianaris, Golden, Griffo, Grisanti, Hannon, Hassell-Thomps, Huntley, Johnson, Kennedy, Klein, Krueger, Kruger, Lanza, Larkin, LaValle, Libous, Little, Marcellino, Martins, Maziarz, McDonald, Montgomery, Nozzolio, O'Mara, Oppenheimer, Peralta, Perkins, Ranzenhofer, Ritchie, Rivera, Robach, Saland, Sampson, Savino, Serrano, Seward, Skelos, Smith, Squadron, Stavisky, Stewart-Cousin, Valesky, Young, Zeldin
Absent (1): Parker
TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the tax law, in relation to the imposition of sales and compensating use taxes in the county of Jefferson
PURPOSE: Authorizes the county of Jefferson to impose an additional 3/4 percent rate of sales and compensating use taxes from September 1, 2004 through November 30, 2013.
SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends clause 37 of subparagraph (i) of the opening paragraph of section 1210 of the tax law to authorize the county of Jefferson to adopt and amend local laws, ordinances or resolutions imposing such taxes at a rate which is three-quarters of one percent additional to the three percent rate currently authorized for the period beginning September 1, 2004 and ending November 30, 2013.
Section 2. provides that this act shall take effect immediately.
JUSTIFICATION: The Jefferson County Board of Legislators has passed a resolution requesting that the New York State Legislature introduce and pass a bill to authorize the county to impose an additional three-quarters of one percent rate of sales and use tax.
LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: S.3737 of 2009: Passed Senate S.5055 of 2007: Passed Senate S.2536 of 2005: Passed Senate S.7306 of 2004: Passed Senate
FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None to the State.
EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately.
STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 5158 2011-2012 Regular Sessions IN SENATE May 3, 2011 ___________Introduced by Sen. RITCHIE -- 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 the imposition of sales and compensating use taxes in the county of Jefferson THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Clause 37 of subparagraph (i) of the opening paragraph of section 1210 of the tax law, as amended by chapter 277 of the laws of 2009, is amended to read as follows: (37) the county of Jefferson is hereby further authorized and empowered to adopt and amend local laws, ordinances or resolutions imposing such taxes at a rate which is three-quarters of one percent additional to the three percent rate authorized above in this paragraph for such county for the period beginning September first, two thousand four, and ending November thirtieth, two thousand
[eleven]THIRTEEN; S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD09902-01-1