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File #: Int 0704-2011    Version: Name: Extending the rate of the additional tax on occupancy of hotel rooms.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Finance
On agenda: 11/3/2011
Enactment date: 12/14/2011 Law number: 2011/067
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to extending the rate of the additional tax on the occupancy of hotel rooms.
Sponsors: Lewis A. Fidler, Jumaane D. Williams, Gale A. Brewer, Margaret S. Chin, Daniel Dromm , Letitia James, Karen Koslowitz, Joel Rivera, Ruben Wills, Leroy G. Comrie, Jr., Inez E. Dickens, Julissa Ferreras-Copeland, Daniel R. Garodnick, Brad S. Lander, Michael C. Nelson, Annabel Palma, Robert Jackson, Maria Del Carmen Arroyo, Melissa Mark-Viverito, James G. Van Bramer, Charles Barron, Albert Vann, (by request of the Mayor)
Council Member Sponsors: 23
Attachments: 1. Int. No. 704 - 11/3/11, 2. Memo In Support, 3. Committee Report, 4. Fiscal Impact Statement, 5. Hearing Testimony 11/29/11, 6. Hearing Transcript 11/29/11, 7. Mayor's Letter, 8. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 11-29-11, 9. Local Law 67
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
12/14/2011ALewis A. Fidler City Council Recved from Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/14/2011ALewis A. Fidler Mayor Signed Into Law by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/14/2011ALewis A. Fidler Mayor Hearing Held by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/29/2011ALewis A. Fidler City Council Sent to Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/29/2011ALewis A. Fidler City Council Approved by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
11/29/2011*Lewis A. Fidler Committee on Finance Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/29/2011*Lewis A. Fidler Committee on Finance Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/29/2011*Lewis A. Fidler Committee on Finance Amended by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/29/2011ALewis A. Fidler Committee on Finance Approved by CommitteePass Action details Meeting details Not available
11/3/2011*Lewis A. Fidler City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/3/2011*Lewis A. Fidler City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
Int. No. 704-A
By Council Members Fidler, Williams, Brewer, Chin, Dromm, James, Koslowitz, Rivera, Wills, Comrie, Dickens, Ferreras, Garodnick, Lander, Nelson, Palma, Jackson, Arroyo, Mark-Viverito, Van Bramer, Barron and Vann (by request of the Mayor)
 
 
A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to extending the rate of the additional tax on the occupancy of hotel rooms.
 
 
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
 
Section 1. Paragraph 3 of subdivision a of section 11-2502 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as amended by local law number 43 for the year 2009, is amended to read as follows:
(3) In addition to the tax imposed by paragraph two of this subdivision, there is hereby imposed and there shall be paid a tax for every occupancy of each room in a hotel in the city of New York (A) at the rate of five percent of the rent or charge per day for each such room up to and including August thirty-first, nineteen hundred ninety, (B) at the rate of six percent of the rent or charge per day for each such room on and after September first, nineteen hundred ninety and before December first, nineteen hundred ninety-four, (C) at the rate of five percent of the rent or charge per day for each such room on and after December first, nineteen hundred ninety-four and before March first, two thousand nine, (D) at the rate of five and seven-eighths percent of the rent or charge per day for each such room on and after March first, two thousand nine and before December first, two thousand [eleven] thirteen, and (E) at the rate of five percent of the rent or charge per day for each such room on and after December first, two thousand [eleven] thirteen.
ยง 2. This local law shall take effect immediately and, if it shall have become a law after December 1, 2011, shall be retroactive to and deemed to have been in full force and effect as of December 1, 2011.