senate Bill S4607B

Signed by Governor

Authorizes the Lighthouse Mission, Inc. to retroactively apply for a real property tax exemption for certain property in the town of Brookhaven

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Bill Status


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor
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  • 13 / Apr / 2011
    • REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT
  • 11 / May / 2011
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.641
  • 16 / May / 2011
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 17 / May / 2011
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 13 / Jun / 2011
    • AMENDED ON THIRD READING (T) 4607A
  • 14 / Jun / 2011
    • AMENDED ON THIRD READING 4607B
  • 20 / Jun / 2011
    • PASSED SENATE
  • 20 / Jun / 2011
    • DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • 20 / Jun / 2011
    • REFERRED TO WAYS AND MEANS
  • 20 / Jun / 2011
    • SUBSTITUTED FOR A7117B
  • 20 / Jun / 2011
    • ORDERED TO THIRD READING RULES CAL.480
  • 20 / Jun / 2011
    • PASSED ASSEMBLY
  • 20 / Jun / 2011
    • RETURNED TO SENATE
  • 22 / Jul / 2011
    • DELIVERED TO GOVERNOR
  • 03 / Aug / 2011
    • SIGNED CHAP.346

Summary

Authorizes the Lighthouse Mission, Inc. to retroactively apply for a real property tax exemption for certain property in the village of Brookhaven in Suffolk County.

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Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7117B
Versions:
S4607
S4607A
S4607B
Legislative Cycle:
2011-2012
Law Section:
Real Property

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BILL NUMBER:S4607B

TITLE OF BILL:
An act
to authorize the Lighthouse Mission, Inc. to retroactively apply for a
real property tax exemption for certain property in the town of
Brookhaven, county of Suffolk

PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL:
To grant the village assessor for the
village of Bellport the authority to exempt Lighthouse Mission, Inc.,
a not-for-profit organization, from liability for payment of real
property taxes due on the 2009-2010 assessment roll.

SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS:
Section One authorizes and directs the
assessor of the village of Bellport to accept an application from the
Lighthouse Mission, Inc. for exemption from real property taxes
pursuant to section 420-a of the real property tax law for the
assessment roll as completed in 2009-2010 for their property located
in Bellport. Upon satisfaction that this organization would have
otherwise been entitled to said exemption, the assessor may grant
this exemption from all taxation beginning with respect to this roll.
If exemption is granted, the organization may be refunded any taxes
paid and any taxes, fines, penalties, liens or interest unpaid may be
cancelled through the sole discretion of the Bellport Village Board.

Section Two is the effective date.

JUSTIFICATION:
Lighthouse Mission, Inc. purchased their property at
1543 Montauk Highway, village of Bellport, Suffolk County, New York,
after the taxable status date for the 2009-2010 assessment roll. This
bill would authorize the assessor of the village of Bellport to
accept application from this organization for exemption from real
property taxes pursuant to Section 420-a of the real property tax law
for the 2009-2010 assessment roll.

PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
New Bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
None to the State.

EFFECTIVE DATE:
This act shall take effect immediately.

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                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

    S. 4607--B                                            A. 7117--B
    Cal. No. 641

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                             April 13, 2011
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. ZELDIN -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Govern-
  ment -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered to  first  and
  second  report,  ordered  to  a  third  reading,  amended  and ordered
  reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading --  again
  amended  and  ordered  reprinted,  retaining its place in the order of
  third reading

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. MURRAY -- read once  and  referred
  to  the  Committee  on Real Property Taxation -- committee discharged,
  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended  and  recommitted  to  said
  committee  --  again  reported  from  said  committee with amendments,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to authorize the Lighthouse Mission, Inc. to retroactively  apply
  for  a real property tax exemption for certain property in the town of
  Brookhaven, county of Suffolk

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary,
the  assessor  of  the town of Brookhaven is hereby authorized to accept
from the Lighthouse Mission, Inc. an application or renewal  application
for  exemption from real property taxes pursuant to section 420-a of the
real property tax law for the 2009-2010 assessment roll, for the  parcel
owned  by  such  not-for-profit  organization  which  is located at 1543
Montauk Highway in the town of Brookhaven, county of Suffolk,  otherwise
known as Suffolk county tax map #0200-975.90-01.00-060.000. If accepted,
the  application  or  renewal application shall be reviewed as if it had
been received on or before the taxable status date established for  such
rolls.
  If  satisfied that such not-for-profit organization would otherwise be
entitled to such exemption if such not-for-profit organization had filed

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10630-03-1

S. 4607--B                          2                         A. 7117--B

an application or renewal application for exemption by  the  appropriate
taxable  status  date,  the assessor of the town of Brookhaven may grant
exemption from all taxation beginning with respect to the  subject  roll
and  make appropriate corrections to the subject roll. If such exemption
is granted and such organization, therefore, shall  have  paid  any  tax
with  respect  to  the  subject  roll,  the  town board may, in its sole
discretion, provide for the refund of those taxes paid and cancel  those
taxes, fines, penalties, liens, or interest remaining unpaid.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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