senate Bill S6297B

Signed by Governor

Authorizes Divya Jyoti Jagrati Sansthan, Inc. to apply for a retroactive real property tax exemption for a parcel in the county of Nassau

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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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  • 23 / Jan / 2012
    • REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT
  • 29 / Feb / 2012
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.225
  • 01 / Mar / 2012
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 05 / Mar / 2012
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 07 / Mar / 2012
    • PASSED SENATE
  • 07 / Mar / 2012
    • DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • 07 / Mar / 2012
    • REFERRED TO REAL PROPERTY TAXATION
  • 21 / May / 2012
    • RECALLED FROM ASSEMBLY
  • 21 / May / 2012
    • RETURNED TO SENATE
  • 21 / May / 2012
    • VOTE RECONSIDERED - RESTORED TO THIRD READING
  • 21 / May / 2012
    • AMENDED ON THIRD READING 6297A
  • 23 / May / 2012
    • AMENDED ON THIRD READING (T) 6297B
  • 30 / May / 2012
    • REPASSED SENATE
  • 30 / May / 2012
    • RETURNED TO ASSEMBLY
  • 30 / May / 2012
    • REFERRED TO REAL PROPERTY TAXATION
  • 20 / Jun / 2012
    • SUBSTITUTED FOR A10060B
  • 20 / Jun / 2012
    • ORDERED TO THIRD READING RULES CAL.457
  • 20 / Jun / 2012
    • PASSED ASSEMBLY
  • 20 / Jun / 2012
    • RETURNED TO SENATE
  • 06 / Jul / 2012
    • DELIVERED TO GOVERNOR
  • 18 / Jul / 2012
    • SIGNED CHAP.203

Summary

Authorizes Divya Jyoti Jagrati Sansthan, Inc. of the Town of Hempstead to apply for a retroactive real property tax exemption for a certain parcel in the county of Nassau.

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Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10060B
Versions:
S6297
S6297A
S6297B
Legislative Cycle:
2011-2012
Law Section:
Real Property Taxation

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BILL NUMBER:S6297B

TITLE OF BILL:
An act
to authorize the assessor of the county of Nassau to accept an
application for exemption from real property tax from
Divya Jyoti Jagrati Sansthan, Inc.
for a parcel of land located in the town of Hempstead

PURPOSE:
Authorizes Divya Jyoti Jagrati Sansthan, Inc. to apply for a
retroactive real property tax exemption for a parcel in the County of
Nassau.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
Section 420-a of the real property tax law for the assessment roll
will include the Divya Jyoti Jagrati Sansthan, Inc. for exemption.

JUSTIFICATION:
Divya Jyoti Jagrati Sansthan, Inc. is a not-for-profit entity that
owns property in Baldwin, NY. This property is used for worship and
religious observance of multi combined religious faith and
meditation, as well as educational religious instruction. This
property is located at 2026 Grand Ave., Baldwin, NY 11510.

This legislation would provide the Divya Jyoti Jagrati Sansthan, Inc.
with an exemption from real property taxes pursuant to 420-a of the
Real Property Tax Law with respect to the 2010-2011 assessment roll,
with respect to apportion of the 2010-2011 school taxes and a portion
of the 2011 general taxes, and for the 2011-2012 assessment roll with
respect to the 2011-2012 school taxes and the 2012 general taxes. In
order to preserve the community's organization for the use by its
residents, the Divya Jyoti Jagrati Sansthan, Inc. needs the requested
relief from real property taxes.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
New legislation.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
The specific pro-rata amount of tax refund will be calculated by the
Nassau County Assessor's Office.

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
________________________________________________________________________

                                 6297--B
    Cal. No. 225

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 23, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  SKELOS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed  to  the  Committee  on  Local  Government  --
  reported  favorably  from  said committee, ordered to first and second
  report, ordered to a third reading, passed by Senate and delivered  to
  the  Assembly, recalled, vote reconsidered, restored to 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

AN ACT to authorize the assessor of the county of Nassau  to  accept  an
  application  for  exemption  from  real  property tax from Divya Jyoti
  Jagrati Sansthan, Inc.  for a parcel of land located in  the  town  of
  Hempstead

  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 county of Nassau is hereby authorized to accept from
Divya Jyoti Jagrati Sansthan, Inc.   an application for  exemption  from
real  property  taxes pursuant to section 420-a of the real property tax
law with respect to the 2010-2011 assessment roll,  with  respect  to  a
portion  of the 2010-2011 school taxes and a portion of the 2011 general
taxes, and for  the  2011-2012  assessment  roll  with  respect  to  the
2011-2012  school  taxes  and  the  2012  general  taxes, for the parcel
located in the town of Hempstead at 2026 Grand Avenue,  Baldwin,  other-
wise known as section 54, block 24, lot 282.
  If  accepted,  the  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  organization would otherwise be entitled to
such exemption  if  such  organization  had  filed  an  application  for
exemption  by  the  appropriate  taxable status date, the assessor, upon
approval of the Nassau county legislature, may grant exemption from  all
taxation  beginning  with  the  date of acquisition of the properties by
such organization and make appropriate corrections to the subject rolls.
If such exemption is granted and such organization therefore shall  have

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11695-09-2

S. 6297--B                          2

paid  any  tax  with respect to the subject rolls, the governing body or
tax department may, in its sole discretion, provide for  the  refund  of
those  taxes  paid  and  cancel taxes, fines, penalties, interest or tax
liens remaining unpaid.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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