senate Bill S1942

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Provides that where a senior citizen purchases real property after the taxable status date, such person shall be eligible for the enhanced STAR exemption

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  • In Committee
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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 17, 2012 reported and committed to finance
Jan 04, 2012 referred to aging
Jun 24, 2011 committed to rules
Jun 14, 2011 advanced to third reading
Jun 13, 2011 2nd report cal.
Jun 07, 2011 1st report cal.1092
Jan 24, 2011 reported and committed to finance
Jan 14, 2011 referred to aging

Votes

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Apr 17, 2012 - Aging committee Vote

S1942
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 17, 2012

Jun 7, 2011 - Finance committee Vote

S1942
30
1
committee
30
Aye
1
Nay
4
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jan 24, 2011 - Aging committee Vote

S1942
12
0
committee
12
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Aging Committee Vote: Jan 24, 2011

Co-Sponsors

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S1942 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2137
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §425, RPT L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S2925, A6842

S1942 - Summary

Provides that where a person who meets the requirements for an enhanced exemption for property owned by senior citizens purchases real property after the levy of taxes, such person may file an application for exemption to the assessor within thirty days of the transfer of title to such person for such exemption.

S1942 - Sponsor Memo

S1942 - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 1942                                                  A. 2137

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            January 14, 2011
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- Introduced by Sens. LAVALLE, JOHNSON, MAZIARZ, RANZENHOFER
  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the Committee on Aging

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. THIELE -- read once  and  referred
  to the Committee on Real Property Taxation

AN  ACT  to  amend the real property tax law, in relation to eligibility
  for the enhanced school tax relief exemption for senior  citizens  for
  properties purchased after the levy of taxes

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 6 of section 425 of the real property  tax  law
is amended by adding a new paragraph (f) to read as follows:
  (F)  NOTWITHSTANDING  THE PROVISIONS OF PARAGRAPH (A) OF THIS SUBDIVI-
SION, WHERE  A  PERSON  WHO  MEETS  THE  REQUIREMENTS  FOR  AN  ENHANCED
EXEMPTION FOR PROPERTY OWNED BY SENIOR CITIZENS PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION
PURCHASES  PROPERTY  AFTER  THE  LEVY  OF TAXES, SUCH PERSON MAY FILE AN
APPLICATION FOR EXEMPTION WITH THE ASSESSOR WITHIN THIRTY  DAYS  OF  THE
TRANSFER  OF  TITLE  TO  SUCH PERSON. THE ASSESSOR SHALL MAKE A DETERMI-
NATION OF WHETHER OR NOT THE PARCEL  WOULD  HAVE  QUALIFIED  FOR  EXEMPT
STATUS  ON  THE TAX ROLL ON WHICH THE TAXES WERE LEVIED HAD TITLE TO THE
PARCEL BEEN IN THE NAME OF THE APPLICANT  ON  THE  TAXABLE  STATUS  DATE
APPLICABLE  TO  THE  TAX  ROLL.  THE  APPLICATION  SHALL  BE  ON  A FORM
PRESCRIBED BY THE STATE BOARD. THE ASSESSOR, NO LATER THAN  THIRTY  DAYS
AFTER  RECEIPT  OF SUCH APPLICATION, SHALL NOTIFY BOTH THE APPLICANT AND
THE BOARD OF ASSESSMENT REVIEW, BY  FIRST  CLASS  MAIL,  OF  THE  EXEMPT
AMOUNT,  IF  ANY,  AND  THE RIGHT OF THE OWNER TO A REVIEW OF THE EXEMPT
AMOUNT UPON THE FILING OF A WRITTEN COMPLAINT. SUCH COMPLAINT  SHALL  BE
ON  A  FORM  PRESCRIBED  BY  THE STATE BOARD AND SHALL BE FILED WITH THE
BOARD OF ASSESSMENT REVIEW WITHIN TWENTY DAYS OF  THE  MAILING  OF  THIS
NOTICE.    IF  NO  COMPLAINT IS RECEIVED, THE BOARD OF ASSESSMENT REVIEW

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03822-01-1

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