senate Bill S30

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Allows local tax collectors to send tax statements by electronic mail to an address provided by a homeowner and to opt out of receiving paper statements

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 01, 2010 referred to real property taxation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 23, 2010 advanced to third reading
Feb 22, 2010 2nd report cal.
Feb 09, 2010 1st report cal.101
Jan 06, 2010 referred to local government
Jul 16, 2009 committed to rules
Jun 02, 2009 advanced to third reading
Jun 01, 2009 2nd report cal.
May 27, 2009 1st report cal.461
Jan 07, 2009 referred to local government

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S30 - Bill Details

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A6438
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Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law

S30 - Bill Texts

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BILL NUMBER: S30

TITLE OF BILL :
An act to amend the real property tax law, in relation to allowing
statements of taxes via electronic mail


PURPOSE :
Allows local tax collectors to send tax statements by electronic mail
to an address provided by a homeowner and to opt out of receiving
paper statements.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS :
Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 1 of section 922 of the real
property tax law, as amended by section 5 of part B of chapter 389 of
the laws of 1997 and subparagraph (iii) as amended by chapter 256 of
the laws of 2005, is amended to provide the option of receiving tax
statements by electronic mail.

Section 2. Effective date

JUSTIFICATION :
Technology allows consumers to receive financial statements, utility
bills, and conduct various other transactions from their personal
computer. This bill would give consumers the option of receiving their
tax statements via electronic mail. This option to taxpayers will not
only provide convenience, but also significant paper and solid waste
savings.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY :
2008: Passed the Senate (S.759/A.10845)

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS :
Estimated savings to local municipalities.

EFFECTIVE DATE :
On the ninetieth day after it shall have become law.
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