senate Bill S1134

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Provides for annual adjustment of the maximum income threshold for eligibility for the senior citizens' rent increase exemption by any increase in the consumer price

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 10, 2010 reported and committed to finance
May 03, 2010 notice of committee consideration - requested
Jan 06, 2010 referred to aging
Feb 09, 2009 reported and committed to finance
Jan 26, 2009 referred to aging

Votes

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May 10, 2010 - Aging committee Vote

S1134
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1
committee
9
Aye
1
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Aging Committee Vote: May 10, 2010

nay (1)
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Feb 9, 2009 - Aging committee Vote

S1134
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4
committee
8
Aye
4
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Aging Committee Vote: Feb 9, 2009

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S1134 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5689
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§467-b & 467-c, RPT L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S1372, A1700, A9070
2013-2014: S1218, A1790
2015-2016: S3865, A5965
2017-2018: S4493, S7069
2019-2020: S2363
2021-2022: S2897

S1134 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for annual adjustment by the commissioner of housing and community renewal of the maximum income threshold for eligibility for the senior citizens' rent increase exemption (SCRIE) and for the municipal property tax abatement for rent-controlled and rent regulated property occupied by senior citizens by any increase in the consumer price index (CPI).

S1134 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1134 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1134

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 26, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  PERKINS,  DIAZ,  DILAN,  DUANE, HASSELL-THOMPSON,
  KRUEGER, MONTGOMERY, ONORATO, PARKER, SCHNEIDERMAN, STAVISKY, THOMPSON
  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the Committee on Aging

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation to increasing the
  combined household income limit for eligibility for a  senior  citizen
  rent  increase  exemption  (SCRIE)    and for a municipal property tax
  abatement for rent-controlled and rent regulated property occupied  by
  senior citizens on the basis of the consumer price index

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

  Section 1. Paragraph a of subdivision 3 of section 467-b of  the  real
property  tax  law, as separately amended by chapters 188 and 205 of the
laws of 2005, is amended to read as follows:
  a. for a dwelling unit where the head of the  household  is  a  person
sixty-two  years  of  age or older, no tax abatement shall be granted if
the combined income of all members of the household for the  income  tax
year  immediately  preceding the date of making application exceeds four
thousand dollars, or such other sum not more than  twenty-five  thousand
dollars  beginning  July  first,  two thousand five, twenty-six thousand
dollars beginning July first, two thousand  six,  twenty-seven  thousand
dollars  beginning July first, two thousand seven, twenty-eight thousand
dollars beginning July first, two thousand eight, and twenty-nine  thou-
sand dollars beginning July first, two thousand nine, as may be provided
by  the  local  law,  ordinance  or  resolution adopted pursuant to this
section, provided that when the head of the household retires before the
commencement of such income tax year and the date of filing the applica-
tion, the income for such year may be adjusted by  excluding  salary  or
earnings  and  projecting  his  or her retirement income over the entire
period of such year.  THE MAXIMUM INCOME THRESHOLD PROVIDED  FOR  HEREIN
SHALL BE INCREASED BY ORDER OF THE COMMISSIONER OF THE STATE DIVISION OF

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05454-01-9

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