|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Aug 17, 2011||signed chap.453|
|Aug 05, 2011||delivered to governor|
|Jun 16, 2011||returned to senate|
ordered to third reading rules cal.362
substituted for a1777
|Apr 12, 2011||referred to real property taxation|
delivered to assembly
|Mar 07, 2011||advanced to third reading|
|Mar 03, 2011||2nd report cal.|
|Mar 02, 2011||1st report cal.153|
|Jan 05, 2011||referred to local government|
senate Bill S397Signed By Governor
Archive: Last Bill Status - Signed by Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S397 - Details
S397 - Summary
Provides condominium owners with access to the application for the entire building for the tax abatements to verify that such owner's unit was included in the submission.
S397 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S397 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the real property tax law, in relation to providing an owner of a dwelling unit access to tax abatement applications submitted on behalf of the condominium PURPOSE: To allow an owner of a dwelling unit to obtain a copy of a tax abatement application from the building in which his unit is located in cities with a population of one million or more. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 Amends subdivision 4 of § 467-a of the real property tax law to enable a copy of an application, with identifying information redacted, to be provided to the owner of the dwelling. Section 2 Amends subdivision 8 of § 467-a of the real property tax law to enable owners of a dwelling unit to request a copy of any application filed on the property statements filed in connection with the tax abatement application. Section 3
S397 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 397 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 5, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sens. KRUEGER, HUNTLEY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation to providing an owner of a dwelling unit access to tax abatement applications submit- ted on behalf of the condominium THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 4 of section 467-a of the real property tax law, as added by chapter 273 of the laws of 1996, is amended to read as follows: 4. Except in accordance with proper judicial order or as otherwise provided by law, neither the commissioner of finance, nor any officer or employee of a department of finance of a city having a population of one million or more, nor any person who, pursuant to this subdivision, is authorized to inspect the application or statements in connection there- with required by this section, shall disclose or make known the contents of any such application or statements. Except as provided in this subdi- vision, the officers charged with the custody of any such application or statements shall not be required to produce them in any action or proceeding in any court or before any administrative tribunal, but any such application or statements may be produced on behalf of the depart- ment of finance. NOTHING IN THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL BE CONSTRUED TO PROHIBIT DELIVERY TO AN OWNER OF A DWELLING UNIT OF A PROPERTY SITUATED IN A CITY HAVING A POPULATION OF ONE MILLION OR MORE OF A COPY OF ANY APPLICATION OR STATEMENTS PERTAINING TO SUCH DWELLING UNIT, UPON REQUEST AND WITH PERSONALLY IDENTIFYING INFORMATION REDACTED. Nothing in this subdivision shall be construed to prohibit the delivery of a certified copy of any such application or statements to the United States of Amer- ica or any department thereof, the state of New York or any department thereof, or a city having a population of one million or more or any EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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