S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2013-2014 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
January 9, 2013
Introduced by Sens. MARTINS, LARKIN, MAZIARZ -- read twice and ordered
printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Veter-
ans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs
AN ACT requiring the creation of a list of suitable documentation that
can be used by veterans applying for real property tax exemptions
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. The executive director of the office of real property
services shall create a list of suitable documents which support a
veteran's eligibility to apply for real property tax exemptions, pursu-
ant to sections 458 and 458-a of the real property tax law. Such list
shall include, but not be limited to the discharge certificate DD-214.
S 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
it shall have become a law, provided, however, that effective immediate-
ly, the executive director of the office of real property services shall
promulgate any rule or regulation necessary for the implementation of
this act on its effective date as authorized and directed to be made and
completed on or before such effective date.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.