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|Jan 06, 2010||referred to aging|
|Feb 09, 2009||reported and committed to finance|
|Jan 07, 2009||referred to aging|
senate Bill S535
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S535 - Details
- Law Section:
- Real Property Tax Law
S535 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S535 TITLE OF BILL : An act to repeal paragraph (b) of subdivision 4 of section 425 of the real property tax law relating to the income limitation for senior citizen eligibility for the enhanced school tax relief (STAR) exemption PURPOSE : To broaden the eligibility of STAR so that all senior citizens regardless of their income may take advantage of the STAR program. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS : Section 1: repeals paragraph (b) of subdivision 4 of section 425 of the Real Property Tax Law, which contains the income limits for senior citizens to be eligible for the STAR program. Section 2: applies to the 2010-2011 exemption applications and thereafter. Section 3: establishes the effective date. EXISTING LAW : Senior citizens must receive less than or equal to $60,000 in income to be eligible for the STAR program.
S535 - Bill Text download pdf
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