A03842 Summary:

BILL NOA03842A
 
SAME ASSAME AS S09044
 
SPONSOROrtiz
 
COSPNSRWeprin
 
MLTSPNSR
 
Add 209-L, Art 22 Part 2 630-f, Tax L; add 89-i, St Fin L
 
Establishes the military family relief fund and provides taxpayers a method by which they may contribute to the fund.
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A03842 Actions:

BILL NOA03842A
 
01/30/2017referred to ways and means
01/03/2018referred to ways and means
04/20/2018amend and recommit to ways and means
04/20/2018print number 3842a
05/22/2018reported
05/24/2018advanced to third reading cal.945
05/31/2018passed assembly
05/31/2018delivered to senate
05/31/2018REFERRED TO VETERANS, HOMELAND SECURITY AND MILITARY AFFAIRS
06/20/2018SUBSTITUTED FOR S9044
06/20/20183RD READING CAL.2137
06/20/2018PASSED SENATE
06/20/2018RETURNED TO ASSEMBLY
12/11/2018delivered to governor
12/21/2018signed chap.374
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A03842 Committee Votes:

WAYS AND MEANS Chair:Weinstein DATE:05/22/2018AYE/NAY:29/0 Action: Favorable
WeinsteinAyeOaksAye
LentolAyeCrouchAye
SchimmingerExcusedBarclayAye
GanttExcusedFitzpatrickAye
GlickAyeHawleyAye
NolanAyeMalliotakisAye
PretlowAyeWalterAye
PerryAyeMontesanoExcused
ColtonAyeCurranAye
CookAyeRaAye
CahillAye
AubryAye
HooperExcused
ThieleAye
CusickAye
OrtizExcused
BenedettoAye
WeprinAye
RodriguezAye
RamosExcused
BraunsteinAye
McDonaldAye
RozicAye
Peoples-StokesAye
SimotasAye

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A03842 Floor Votes:

DATE:05/31/2018Assembly Vote  YEA/NAY: 124/4
AbbateYCookERGarbarinoERLupardoYPellegrinoYStecY
AbinantiYCrespoYGiglioYMageeERPeoples-StokesYSteckY
ArroyoERCrouchYGlickYMagnarelliYPerryERSternY
AshbyYCurranYGoodellYMalliotakisYPheffer AmatoYStirpeY
AubryYCusickYGottfriedYMcDonaldYPichardoYTagueY
BarclayYCymbrowitzYGuntherYMcDonoughYPretlowYTaylorER
BarnwellYDavilaYHawleyYMikulinYQuartYThieleY
BarrettYDe La RosaYHevesiYMill B YRaYTitoneER
BarronNODenDekkerYHikindERMill MGYRaiaYTitusER
BenedettoYDickensYHooperERMill MLYRamosYVanelY
BichotteERDilanYHunterYMontesanoNORichardsonERWalkerY
BlakeERDinowitzYHyndmanYMorelleYRiveraYWallaceY
BlankenbushYDiPietroERJaffeeYMorinelloYRodriguezYWalshY
BohenERD'UrsoYJean-PierreYMosleyYRose D YWalterY
BrabenecYEnglebrightYJenneYMurrayYRose L YWeinsteinY
BraunsteinYEpsteinYJohnsYNiouYRozicYWeprinY
BrindisiYErrigoYJonesYNolanYRyanYWilliamsY
BronsonYEspinalYJoynerYNorrisYSantabarbaraYWoernerNO
BuchwaldYFahyNOKimYOaksYSchimmingerYWrightY
ButlerERFernandezYKolbYO'DonnellYSeawrightYZebrowskiY
ByrneYFinchYLalorYOrtizYSimonYMr SpkrY
CahillYFitzpatrickYLavineYOtisYSimotasY
CarrollYFriendYLawrenceYPalmesanoYSkoufisY
CastorinaERGalefYLentolYPalumboYSmithY
ColtonYGanttERLiftonYPaulinYSolagesY

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A03842 Text:



 
                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                         3842--A
 
                               2017-2018 Regular Sessions
 
                   IN ASSEMBLY
 
                                    January 30, 2017
                                       ___________
 
        Introduced  by M. of A. ORTIZ -- read once and referred to the Committee
          on Ways and Means -- recommitted to the Committee on Ways and Means in
          accordance with Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 -- committee discharged,  bill
          amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
          tee

        AN ACT to amend the tax law and the state finance law,  in  relation  to
          providing  for  taxpayer  gifts for military families and establishing
          the military relief fund
 
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
 
     1    Section  1.  The  tax  law is amended by adding a new section 209-L to
     2  read as follows:
     3    § 209-L. Gift for  military  families.  Effective  for  any  tax  year
     4  commencing  on or after January first, two thousand eighteen, a taxpayer
     5  in any taxable year may elect to contribute to the support of the  mili-
     6  tary  family relief fund. Such contribution shall be in any whole dollar
     7  amount and shall not reduce the amount of the state  tax  owed  by  such
     8  taxpayer.  The  commissioner shall include space on the corporate income
     9  tax return to enable a taxpayer to make  such  contribution.    Notwith-
    10  standing  any other provision of law, all revenues collected pursuant to
    11  this section shall be credited to the military family  relief  fund  and
    12  shall   be   used   only   for  those  purposes  enumerated  in  section
    13  eighty-nine-i of the state finance law.
    14    § 2. Part 2 of article 22 of the tax law is amended by  adding  a  new
    15  section 630-f to read as follows:
    16    §  630-f.  Gift  for  military  families.  Effective  for any tax year
    17  commencing on or after January first, two thousand eighteen, an individ-
    18  ual in any taxable year may elect to contribute to the  military  family
    19  relief  fund.  Such contribution shall be in any whole dollar amount and
    20  shall not reduce the amount of state tax owed by  such  individual.  The
    21  commissioner  shall  include  space on the personal income tax return to
 
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD08364-02-8

        A. 3842--A                          2
 
     1  enable a taxpayer to make such contribution. Notwithstanding  any  other
     2  provision  of law, all revenues collected pursuant to this section shall
     3  be credited to the military family relief fund and used only  for  those
     4  purposes enumerated in section eighty-nine-i of the state finance law.
     5    §  3. The state finance law is amended by adding a new section 89-i to
     6  read as follows:
     7    § 89-i. Military family relief fund. 1. There is hereby established in
     8  the joint custody of the commissioner of taxation and  finance  and  the
     9  comptroller,  a  special fund to be known as the "military family relief
    10  fund".
    11    2. Such fund shall consist of all revenues received by the  department
    12  of  taxation  and  finance  pursuant  to  the  provisions of section two
    13  hundred nine-L and section six hundred thirty-f of the tax law  and  all
    14  other  moneys  appropriated,  credited,  or transferred thereto from any
    15  other fund or source pursuant to law.  Nothing  contained  herein  shall
    16  prevent the state from receiving grants, gifts, or bequests for the fund
    17  and depositing them into the fund according to law.
    18    3.  Monies  of the fund shall be expended only for the aid of military
    19  families. Such monies may be used  to  provide  assistance  to  military
    20  families  for  housing,  clothing, food, medical services, utilities, or
    21  any other related necessity of daily living. The New York state director
    22  of veterans' affairs shall establish criteria  for  determining  who  is
    23  eligible to receive assistance pursuant to this fund.
    24    4.  Monies  shall be payable from the fund on the audit and warrant of
    25  the comptroller on vouchers approved and certified by  the  commissioner
    26  of taxation and finance.
    27    5. To the extent practicable, the New York state director of veterans'
    28  affairs  shall  ensure  that all monies received are expended within one
    29  calendar year from the date on which they are received.
    30    6. On or before the first day of February each year,  the  comptroller
    31  shall certify to the governor, temporary president of the senate, speak-
    32  er  of  the assembly, chair of the senate finance committee and chair of
    33  the assembly ways  and means committee, the amount of money deposited in
    34  the military family relief fund during the preceding  calendar  year  as
    35  the  result  of revenue derived  pursuant to sections two hundred nine-L
    36  and six hundred thirty-f of the tax law.
    37    7. On or before the first day of February  each  year,  the  New  York
    38  state  director  of  veterans' affairs shall provide a written report to
    39  the temporary president of the senate, speaker of the assembly, chair of
    40  the senate finance   committee, chair of the  assembly  ways  and  means
    41  committee,  chair of the senate committee on veterans, homeland security
    42  and military affairs, chair of the assembly veterans affairs  committee,
    43  and  the  public.  Such report shall include  how the monies of the fund
    44  were utilized during the preceding calendar year and shall include:
    45    (i) the amount of money dispersed from the fund;
    46    (ii) the recipients of awards from the fund;
    47    (iii) the amount awarded to each recipient;
    48    (iv) the purposes for which such awards were granted; and
    49    (v) a summary financial plan for such monies which shall include esti-
    50  mates of all receipts and all disbursements for the current and succeed-
    51  ing fiscal years, along with the actual results from  the  prior  fiscal
    52  year.
    53    § 4. This act shall take effect immediately.
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