senate Bill S1924

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Eliminates the requirement that persons 65 years of age or older, who are eligible for real property tax exemption, annually reapply for such exemption

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  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 11, 2012 referred to aging
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 04, 2012 advanced to third reading
May 31, 2012 2nd report cal.
May 30, 2012 1st report cal.918
Jan 04, 2012 referred to aging
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 16, 2011 referred to aging
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 06, 2011 advanced to third reading
Apr 05, 2011 2nd report cal.
Apr 04, 2011 1st report cal.297
Jan 14, 2011 referred to aging

Votes

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May 30, 2012 - Aging committee Vote

S1924
11
0
committee
11
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Aging Committee Vote: May 30, 2012

excused (1)

Apr 4, 2011 - Aging committee Vote

S1924
12
0
committee
12
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Aging Committee Vote: Apr 4, 2011

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S1924 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7274
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง467, RPT L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S2816

S1924 - Summary

Eliminates the requirement that persons 65 years of age or older, who are eligible for a real property tax exemption, annually reapply for such exemption.

S1924 - Sponsor Memo

S1924 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1924

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 14, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  HANNON -- 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  eliminating
  the  requirement  to  annually  reapply  to  the  exemption granted to
  persons sixty-five years of age or over

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 6 of section 467 of the real property tax law,
as amended by chapter 395 of the laws of 1989, paragraphs (b) and (c) as
amended by chapter 471 of the laws of 1990, and paragraphs (a)  and  (b)
as  further  amended by section 1 of part W of chapter 56 of the laws of
2010 is amended to read as follows:
  6. (a) [At least sixty days prior to the  appropriate  taxable  status
date,  the assessing authority shall mail to each person who was granted
exemption pursuant to this section on the  latest  completed  assessment
roll  an  application  form  and  a notice that such application must be
filed on or before taxable status date and be approved in order for  the
exemption  to  be  granted.] The assessing authority shall, within three
days of the completion and filing  of  the  tentative  assessment  roll,
notify  by  mail any applicant who has included with his OR HER applica-
tion at least one self-addressed, pre-paid envelope, of the approval  or
denial of the application; provided, however, that the assessing author-
ity  shall, upon the receipt and filing of the application, send by mail
notification of receipt to any applicant who has included  two  of  such
envelopes  with  the  application.   Where an applicant is entitled to a
notice of denial pursuant to this subdivision, such notice shall be on a
form prescribed by the commissioner and shall state the reasons for such
denial and shall further state that the applicant may have such determi-
nation reviewed in the manner provided by law.  Failure to mail any such
application form or notices or the failure of such person to receive any

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05719-02-1

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