BILL NO A00921
SAME AS No same as
Amd S221, RWB L
Relates to exempting the New York Jockey Injury Compensation Fund, Inc. from
certain assessments under the workers' compensation law.
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2015-2016 Regular Sessions
I N A S S E M B L Y
January 8, 2015
Introduced by M. of A. PRETLOW -- read once and referred to the Commit-
tee on Racing and Wagering
AN ACT to amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law, in
relation to the New York Jockey Injury Compensation Fund, Inc.
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
1 Section 1. Subdivision 10 of section 221 of the racing, pari-mutuel
2 wagering and breeding law, as amended by chapter 325 of the laws of 2004
3 and such section as renumbered by chapter 18 of the laws of 2008, is
4 amended to read as follows:
5 10. The fund shall be exempt from payment of all fees and all taxes
6 levied by this state or any of its subdivisions, except taxes levied on
7 real property. THE FUND SHALL ALSO BE EXEMPT FROM PAYMENT OF ALL
8 ASSESSMENTS UNDER SECTION ONE HUNDRED FIFTY-ONE OF THE WORKERS' COMPEN-
9 SATION LAW AND NO INSURANCE CARRIER OR THE STATE INSURANCE FUND SHALL BE
10 REQUIRED TO COLLECT ANY SUCH ASSESSMENTS FROM THE FUND. ANY GROUP ESTAB-
11 LISHED BY NEW YORK HORSEMEN UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION NINETY-ONE
12 OF THE WORKERS' COMPENSATION LAW SHALL ALSO BE EXEMPT FROM PAYMENT OF
13 ALL ASSESSMENTS UNDER SECTION ONE HUNDRED FIFTY-ONE OF THE WORKERS'
14 COMPENSATION LAW AND THE STATE INSURANCE FUND SHALL NOT BE REQUIRED TO
15 COLLECT ANY SUCH ASSESSMENTS FROM ANY SUCH GROUP.
16 S 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall be deemed to
17 have been in full force and effect on and after January 1, 2015.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.