Bill Text: NY S05617 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Amended

Bill Title: Allows a tax exemption for taxpayers in the amount of the purchase price of a fire extinguisher, fire alarm, heat alarm or carbon monoxide alarm purchased for residential use during the month of October.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-06-13 - PRINT NUMBER 5617A [S05617 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-S05617-Amended.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK


                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                    IN SENATE

                                       May 9, 2019

        Introduced  by  Sen.  BROOKS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Budget  and  Revenue  --
          committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
          recommitted to said committee

        AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to  allowing  a  tax  exemption
          with  respect to fire extinguishers and fire, heat and carbon monoxide
          alarms purchased for residential use

          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:

     1    Section  1.  Subdivision (a) of section 1115 of the tax law is amended
     2  by adding a new paragraph 45 to read as follows:
     3    (45) Fire extinguishers, fire alarms, heat alarms or  carbon  monoxide
     4  alarms purchased for residential use during the month of October.
     5    §  2.  This  act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall
     6  have become a law and shall apply to eligible fire  extinguishers,  fire
     7  alarms,  heat  alarms  and  carbon monoxide alarms purchased on or after
     8  such effective date.

         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.