assembly Bill A3139

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Establishes a capped property school tax rate for persons seventy years of age or older who meet the eligibility requirements for the enhanced STAR exemption

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Jan 06, 2010 referred to real property taxation
Jan 23, 2009 referred to real property taxation

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A3139 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2051
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง431, RPT L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A3943, S2998
2013-2014: A1212, S1767
2015-2016: A1472, S1480
2017-2018: A2533, S3195
2019-2020: A3389, S3769

A3139 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a capped real property school tax rate for persons seventy years of age or older who meet the eligibility requirements for the enhanced school tax relief exemption.

A3139 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3139

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 23, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. ENGLEBRIGHT, HOYT, BENEDETTO, BRADLEY, BOYLAND,
  ORTIZ, KOON, MILLMAN, N. RIVERA, ROBINSON, ABBATE, GREENE,  SCHROEDER,
  LATIMER,  SWEENEY,  ALESSI  --  Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. ALFANO,
  BARRA, BOYLE, DESTITO, EDDINGTON,  FIELDS,  GUNTHER,  LUPARDO,  MAGEE,
  MAYERSOHN,  PHEFFER, RAIA, RAMOS, REILLY, J. RIVERA, TOWNS, WEISENBERG
  -- read once and referred to the Committee on Real Property Taxation

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation to establishing a
  capped real property school tax rate for persons seventy years of  age
  or  older  who meet the eligibility requirements for the enhanced STAR
  exemption

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

  Section  1.  The  real  property  tax  law  is amended by adding a new
section 431 to read as follows:
  S 431. PERSONS SEVENTY YEARS OF AGE  OR  OVER;  CAPPED  REAL  PROPERTY
SCHOOL  TAX RATE. 1. (A) RESIDENTIAL REAL PROPERTY OWNED AND OCCUPIED BY
ONE OR MORE PERSONS, EACH OF WHOM IS SEVENTY YEARS OF AGE  OR  OVER  AND
MEETS  EACH  OF  THE  REQUIREMENTS FOR THE ENHANCED EXEMPTION FOR SENIOR
CITIZENS SET FORTH IN SECTION FOUR HUNDRED TWENTY-FIVE OF THIS  ARTICLE,
OR RESIDENTIAL REAL PROPERTY OWNED AND OCCUPIED BY HUSBAND AND WIFE, ONE
OF  WHOM  IS SEVENTY YEARS OF AGE OR OVER AND MEETS EACH OF THE REQUIRE-
MENTS FOR THE ENHANCED  EXEMPTION  FOR  SENIOR  CITIZENS  SET  FORTH  IN
SECTION  FOUR HUNDRED TWENTY-FIVE OF THIS ARTICLE, SHALL BE ELIGIBLE FOR
THE CAPPED REAL PROPERTY SCHOOL TAX RATE  SET  FORTH  IN  THIS  SECTION,
PROVIDED  THE SCHOOL DISTRICT, AFTER PUBLIC HEARING, ADOPTS A RESOLUTION
PROVIDING THEREFOR.
  (B) FOR PURPOSES OF THIS  SECTION,  THE  TERM  "CAPPED  REAL  PROPERTY
SCHOOL TAX RATE" SHALL MEAN THE LOWER OF:
  (I)  THE  REAL  PROPERTY  SCHOOL  TAX  RATE ESTABLISHED ON THE TAXABLE
STATUS DATE NEXT SUCCEEDING THE DATE ON WHICH AN ELIGIBLE PERSON ATTAINS
THE AGE OF SEVENTY YEARS; OR

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06750-01-9

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