Bill S5902B-2011

Extends the occupancy tax in the city of Rye until September 1, 2015

Extends the occupancy tax in the city of Rye until September 1, 2015.

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Actions

  • Jun 21, 2012: SUBSTITUTED BY A8556C
  • May 30, 2012: ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • May 23, 2012: 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • May 22, 2012: 1ST REPORT CAL.856
  • Apr 26, 2012: PRINT NUMBER 5902B
  • Apr 26, 2012: AMEND AND RECOMMIT TO INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS
  • Jan 17, 2012: PRINT NUMBER 5902A
  • Jan 17, 2012: AMEND AND RECOMMIT TO INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS
  • Jan 4, 2012: REFERRED TO INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS
  • Oct 5, 2011: REFERRED TO RULES

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Votes

VOTE: COMMITTEE VOTE: - Investigations and Government Operations - May 22, 2012
Ayes (7): Marcellino, Alesi, Golden, Nozzolio, Squadron, Diaz, Peralta
Ayes W/R (1): Zeldin

Memo

BILL NUMBER:S5902B

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend chapter 89 of the laws of 2009 amending the tax law relating to the imposition of an occupancy tax in the city of Rye, in relation to extending the effectiveness thereof

PURPOSE: To authorize the City of Rye to extend a room occupancy tax not to exceed 3%, for the three year period, ending in 2015.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1202 of the tax law is amended to extend authority of the City of Rye to enact such a tax, for a three year period, ending in 2015.

JUSTIFICATION: The City of Rye seeks to continue the authority granted in 2006 and 2009 to impose a 3% daily room tax hotel, motel, or similar place of public non-property tax revenues to support City expenses including offset impacts of rising pension costs, healthcare costs and other expenses not fully discretionary.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: A.8015B/S.5387A - Signed into law as Chapter 313 of 2006 A.289/S.1887 of 2009 - Signed into law as Chapter 89 of 2009

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: The City estimates continuing revenues of $80,000 per year minus implementation costs.

EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately.


Text

STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 5902--B 2011-2012 Regular Sessions IN SENATE October 5, 2011 ___________
Introduced by Sen. OPPENHEIMER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules -- recommitted to the Committee on Investigations and Government Operations in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit- tee -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee AN ACT to amend chapter 89 of the laws of 2009 amending the tax law relating to the imposition of an occupancy tax in the city of Rye, in relation to extending the effectiveness thereof THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 2 of chapter 89 of the laws of 2009 amending the tax law relating to the imposition of an occupancy tax in the city of Rye, is amended to read as follows: S 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall expire and be deemed repealed [three years after such date] SEPTEMBER 1, 2015. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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