assembly Bill A5371

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Provides authorization to grant certain exemptions from real property tax for school districts to certain veterans

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 25, 2010 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jan 06, 2010 ordered to third reading cal.377
returned to assembly
died in senate
May 11, 2009 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
delivered to senate
passed assembly
May 07, 2009 advanced to third reading cal.531
May 05, 2009 reported
Mar 03, 2009 reported referred to ways and means
Feb 13, 2009 referred to veterans' affairs

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A5371 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1525
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง458-a, RPT L

A5371 - Summary

Provides authorization to grant certain exemptions from real property tax for school districts to eligible veterans where such exemption is adopted by the governing body of the school district.

A5371 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5371

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 13, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. CUSICK, ORTIZ, ABBATE, BENEDETTO, COLTON, COOK,
  ENGLEBRIGHT, MILLMAN, SCHIMMINGER, CASTRO -- Multi-Sponsored by --  M.
  of A. ALESSI, BOYLAND, FARRELL, KOON, McENENY, PHEFFER, REILLY -- read
  once and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs

AN  ACT  to  amend the real property tax law, in relation to authorizing
  certain exemptions from school district real property for veterans

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

  Section 1.  Subparagraphs (i) and (ii) of paragraph (d) of subdivision
2  of  section  458-a  of the real property tax law, subparagraph (i) as
added by chapter 525 of the  laws  of  1984  and  subparagraph  (ii)  as
amended  by  chapter  256  of  the  laws of 2005, are amended to read as
follows:
  (i) The exemption from taxation provided by this subdivision shall  be
applicable  to  county,  city,  town  [and], village AND SCHOOL DISTRICT
taxation[, but shall not  be  applicable  to  taxes  levied  for  school
purposes]  IF  THE  GOVERNING  BODY  OF THE SCHOOL DISTRICT IN WHICH THE
PROPERTY IS LOCATED, AFTER PUBLIC HEARINGS, ADOPTS A RESOLUTION  PROVID-
ING  SUCH EXEMPTION, THE PROCEDURE FOR SUCH HEARING AND RESOLUTION SHALL
BE CONDUCTED SEPARATELY FROM THE PROCEDURE FOR ANY HEARING AND LOCAL LAW
OR RESOLUTION CONDUCTED PURSUANT TO SUBPARAGRAPH (II) OF THIS PARAGRAPH,
SUBDIVISION FOUR, PARAGRAPH (D) OF SUBDIVISION SIX AND PARAGRAPH (B)  OF
SUBDIVISION SEVEN OF THIS SECTION.
  (ii)  Each  county,  city,  town  [or], village OR SCHOOL DISTRICT may
adopt a local law to reduce the maximum  exemption  allowable  in  para-
graphs  (a),  (b)  and (c) of this subdivision to nine thousand dollars,
six thousand dollars and thirty thousand dollars, respectively,  or  six
thousand  dollars,  four  thousand  dollars and twenty thousand dollars,
respectively. Each county, city, town, [or] village OR  SCHOOL  DISTRICT
is  also  authorized  to  adopt  a  local  law  to  increase the maximum
exemption allowable in paragraphs (a), (b) and (c) of  this  subdivision

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
A                                                          LBD06963-01-9

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