New York lawmakers adopt aviation resolutionMarch 31, 2011 at 9:47 am | Posted in Aviation Law Current Event | Leave a comment
by Sara M. Langston with the blog faculty
Aviation was front and center in the halls of state government in Albany, N.Y., on March 22, when the state Senate and Assembly adopted resolutions recognizing the thirty-fifth anniversary of the New York Aviation Management Association (NYAMA).
NYAMA’s top legislative objective is to get the New York Aviation Jobs Act enacted, which seeks a sales-tax exemption for the purchase of GA aircraft. Another goal is to restore cuts in state funding for airport infrastructure projects. [Full story]