senate Bill S6999B

Authorizes Muslims on Long Island, Inc. to retroactively apply for real property tax exemptions for certain properties in Nassau county

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Bill Status


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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  • 20 / Apr / 2012
    • REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT
  • 16 / May / 2012
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.832
  • 21 / May / 2012
    • AMENDED 6999A
  • 21 / May / 2012
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 22 / May / 2012
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 31 / May / 2012
    • PASSED SENATE
  • 31 / May / 2012
    • DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • 31 / May / 2012
    • REFERRED TO REAL PROPERTY TAXATION
  • 15 / Jun / 2012
    • RECALLED FROM ASSEMBLY
  • 15 / Jun / 2012
    • RETURNED TO SENATE
  • 18 / Jun / 2012
    • VOTE RECONSIDERED - RESTORED TO THIRD READING
  • 18 / Jun / 2012
    • AMENDED ON THIRD READING 6999B
  • 21 / Jun / 2012
    • SUBSTITUTED BY A10102B

Summary

Authorizes Muslims on Long Island, Inc. to retroactively apply for real property tax exemptions for certain properties in Bethpage, Town of Oyster Bay, county of Nassau.

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Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10102B
Versions:
S6999
S6999A
S6999B
Legislative Cycle:
2011-2012
Law Section:
Real Property Taxation
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Cycle:
A10102A

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BILL NUMBER:S6999B

TITLE OF BILL:
An act
to authorize Muslims on Long Island, Inc. to retroactively apply for
real property tax exemptions for certain properties in Bethpage, town of
Oyster Bay, county of Nassau

PURPOSE:
This legislation would authorize the
assessor of the county
of Nassau to accept an application for exemption from real property
tax from the Muslims of Long Island, Inc.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
Section 1 would authorize the
Muslims of Long
Island, Inc. to file an application for a real property tax exemption
for part of the 2010-11 assessment roll with respect to a portion of
the 2010-11 school taxes and a portion of the 2011 general taxes and
for the 2011-12 assessment roll, with respect to the 2011-12 school
taxes and the 2012 general taxes for a parcel of land located in the
Town of Oyster Bay, Bethpage at 300 Central Avenue.

JUSTIFICATION:
The Muslims of Long Island, Inc.
purchased the property
at 300 Central Avenue in Bethpage to use daily for Obligatory
prayers, Quranic prayer sessions for children, weekly Quranic prayer
session for adults and Sunday sessions for children.

The property has been granted tax exempt status effective for the 2013
tax rolls. This legislation would authorize the Muslims of Long
Island, Inc. to file an application for a real property tax exemption
for the 2010-2012 assessment rolls with Nassau County.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
New bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
None.

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
________________________________________________________________________

                                 6999--B
    Cal. No. 832

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 20, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MARCELLINO  -- 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 report,
  amended on first report,  ordered  to  a  second  report  and  ordered
  reprinted,  retaining  its  place  in  the  order  of second report --
  reported favorably from said committee, ordered to  a  third  reading,
  passed  by Senate and delivered to the Assembly, recalled, vote recon-
  sidered, restored to third reading,  amended  and  ordered  reprinted,
  retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN  ACT to authorize Muslims on Long Island, Inc. to retroactively apply
  for real property tax exemptions for certain properties  in  Bethpage,
  town of Oyster Bay, county of Nassau

  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
Muslims on Long Island, Inc. applications or  renewal  applications  for
exemptions  from  real  property  taxes pursuant to section 420-a of the
real property tax law for part of the  2010-2011  assessment  roll  with
respect  to  a  portion  of the 2011 general taxes and for the 2011-2012
assessment roll, with respect to a portion of the 2011-2012 school taxes
and the 2012 general taxes for the parcel owned by  such  not-for-profit
corporation  which  is  located  at 300 Central Avenue, Bethpage, in the
town of Oyster Bay, county of Nassau, otherwise known as on  the  Nassau
county  land  and  tax map as section 46, block 112, lot 9. If accepted,
the applications or renewal applications shall be reviewed  as  if  they
had  been  received on or before the taxable status date established for
such roll.
  If satisfied that such not-for-profit organization would otherwise  be
entitled  to  such  exemptions  if  such not-for-profit organization had
filed applications or renewal applications for exemptions by the  appro-
priate  taxable  status  date, the assessor, upon approval by the Nassau
county legislature, may make appropriate correction to the subject roll.
If such exemptions are granted and such organization,  therefore,  shall

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15432-05-2

S. 6999--B                          2

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

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