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.
STATE OF NEW YORK
2015-2016 Regular Sessions
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 § 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.