senate Bill S3098

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Provides veteran's exemption for unmarried surviving spouse of qualifying veteran

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Jun 06, 2012 reported and committed to finance
Jan 04, 2012 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
Feb 16, 2011 reported and committed to finance
Feb 08, 2011 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

Votes

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Jun 5, 2012 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

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Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee Vote: Jun 5, 2012

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Feb 15, 2011 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

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S3098 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง458 & 458-a, RPT L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
A7044

S3098 - Summary

Provides the veteran's exemption from real property taxes to the unmarried surviving spouse of a qualifying veteran; relates to both regular veteran's exemption and the alternative exemption.

S3098 - Sponsor Memo

S3098 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3098

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 8, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BALL  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military Affairs

AN ACT to amend the real property tax  law,  in  relation  to  veteran's
  exemptions for a surviving spouse

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

  Section 1. The opening paragraph of subdivision 1 and subdivision 2 of
section 458 of the real property tax law, as amended by  chapter  63  of
the laws of 1976, are amended to read as follows:
  All  property exempt by law from execution, other than an exempt home-
stead. But real property purchased with the proceeds of a pension, bonus
or insurance, or dividends or refunds on  such  insurance,  or  payments
received  as prisoner of war compensation from the United States govern-
ment, heretofore or  hereafter  received,  hereinafter  referred  to  as
eligible  funds, granted by the United States or by this state for mili-
tary or naval services, and  owned  by  the  person  who  rendered  such
services,  or by the spouse or [unremarried] UNMARRIED surviving spouse,
or dependent father or mother, or the children under twenty-one years of
age of such person is subject to taxation as herein provided.
  2.  Real  property  purchased  with  moneys   collected   by   popular
subscription  in  partial recognition of extraordinary services rendered
by any honorably discharged veteran of world war one, world war two,  or
of the hostilities which commenced June twenty-seventh, nineteen hundred
fifty, who sustained permanent disability while on military duty, either
total  or  partial, and owned by the person who sustained such injuries,
or by his or her spouse or [unremarried] UNMARRIED surviving spouse,  or
dependent  father  or mother, is subject to taxation as herein provided.
Such property shall be assessed in the same manner as other real proper-
ty in the tax  district.  At  the  meeting  of  the  assessors  to  hear
complaints  concerning  the  assessments, a verified application for the

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07840-01-1

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