S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
I N S E N A T E
June 11, 2014
Introduced by Sen. BOYLE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government
AN ACT authorizing the Long Island Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgen-
der Health and Human Services Network, Inc., to file an application
for retroactive tax exempt status
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 Long Island Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Health and
Human Services Network, Inc., an application for exemption from real
property taxes pursuant to section 420-a of the real property tax law
for the 2013-2014 assessment roll, for the parcel conveyed to such
organization, with such parcel being located in the town of Brookhaven
at 7 Crossway Blvd., Patchogue, NY 11772, otherwise known as: Suffolk
County Tax Map Number 0200-973.00-01.00-007.019. If accepted, the
application shall be reviewed as if it had been received on or before
the taxable status date established for such roll.
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 of the
town of Brookhaven, upon approval by the town board of such town, may
grant exemption from all taxation beginning on the date of the convey-
ance of such parcel to such organization on the effective date of this
act and cancel taxes, fines, penalties, and interest remaining unpaid,
and repay any taxes, fines, penalties and interest paid by such organ-
ization and make appropriate correction of the subject roll.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.