senate Bill S398A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to providing a rent increase exemption to persons with disabilities

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to aging
May 19, 2011 print number 398a
amend and recommit to aging
Jan 05, 2011 referred to aging

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S398 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8625
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§467-b & 467-c, RPT L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S3539A

S398 - Summary

Relates to providing a rent increase exemption to persons with disabilities.

S398 - Sponsor Memo

S398 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   398

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. KRUEGER, ADDABBO, DUANE, MONTGOMERY, PERKINS, SERRA-
  NO -- 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 providing a
  rent increase exemption to persons with disabilities

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

  Section 1. Paragraphs a and b of subdivision 3 of section 467-b of the
real  property  tax  law,  as amended by section 1 of chapter 188 of the
laws of 2005, paragraph a as separately amended by chapter  205  of  the
laws of 2005, are amended to read as follows:
  a.  for  a  dwelling  unit where the head of the household is a person
sixty-two years of age or older,  OR  IS  A  PERSON  WITH  A  DISABILITY
RECEIVING  SOCIAL  SECURITY  DISABILITY  INSURANCE  (SSDI)  OR CURRENTLY
RECEIVING MEDICAL ASSISTANCE BENEFITS BASED ON DETERMINATION OF DISABIL-
ITY AS PROVIDED  IN  SECTION  THREE  HUNDRED  SIXTY-SIX  OF  THE  SOCIAL
SERVICES  LAW  AS  DEFINED  IN  SUBDIVISION FIVE OF THIS SECTION, no tax
abatement shall be granted if the combined income of all members of  the
household  for  the  income  tax  year immediately preceding the date of
making application exceeds four thousand dollars, or such other sum  not
more  than  twenty-five thousand dollars beginning July first, two thou-
sand five, twenty-six thousand dollars beginning July first,  two  thou-
sand  six, twenty-seven thousand dollars beginning July first, two thou-
sand seven, twenty-eight thousand  dollars  beginning  July  first,  two
thousand  eight,  and twenty-nine thousand dollars beginning July first,
two thousand nine, as may be provided by the  local  law,  ordinance  or
resolution adopted pursuant to this section, provided that when the head
of the household retires before the commencement of such income tax year
and  the date of filing the application, the income for such year may be

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01055-01-1

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S398A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8625
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§467-b & 467-c, RPT L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S3539A

S398A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to providing a rent increase exemption to persons with disabilities.

S398A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S398A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 398--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. KRUEGER, ADDABBO, DUANE, MONTGOMERY, PERKINS, SERRA-
  NO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed
  to  the  Committee  on  Aging  --  committee discharged, bill amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation  to  providing  a
  rent increase exemption to persons with disabilities

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

  Section 1. Paragraph b of subdivision 3 of section 467-b of  the  real
property  tax law, as amended by section 1 of chapter 188 of the laws of
2005, is amended to read as follows:
  b. (1) for a dwelling unit where the head of the  household  qualifies
as  a  person  with  a  disability  pursuant to subdivision five of this
section, no tax abatement shall be granted if the  combined  income  for
all members of the household for the current income tax year exceeds the
maximum  income  above  which  such  head  of the household would not be
eligible to receive cash supplemental  security  income  benefits  under
federal law during such tax year[.]; OR
  (2) (I) FOR A DWELLING UNIT WHERE THE HEAD OF HOUSEHOLD QUALIFIES AS A
PERSON  WITH  A  DISABILITY DUE TO RECEIPT OF CASH SUPPLEMENTAL SECURITY
INCOME PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION FIVE OF THIS SECTION,  NO  TAX  ABATEMENT
SHALL BE GRANTED IF THE COMBINED INCOME FOR ALL MEMBERS OF THE HOUSEHOLD
FOR  THE  CURRENT INCOME TAX YEAR EXCEEDS THE MAXIMUM INCOME ABOVE WHICH
SUCH HEAD OF HOUSEHOLD WOULD NOT BE ELIGIBLE  TO  RECEIVE  CASH  SUPPLE-
MENTAL SECURITY INCOME BENEFITS UNDER FEDERAL LAW DURING SUCH TAX YEAR;
  (II)  FOR  A  DWELLING UNIT WHERE THE HEAD OF HOUSEHOLD QUALIFIES AS A
PERSON WITH A DISABILITY DUE TO RECEIPT OF  SOCIAL  SECURITY  DISABILITY
INSURANCE (SSDI) OR MEDICAL ASSISTANCE BENEFITS BASED ON A DETERMINATION
OF  DISABILITY  AS  PROVIDED  IN  SECTION THREE HUNDRED SIXTY-SIX OF THE
SOCIAL SERVICES LAW PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION FIVE OF THIS SECTION, NO TAX
ABATEMENT SHALL BE GRANTED IF THE COMBINED INCOME FOR ALL MEMBERS OF THE
HOUSEHOLD FOR THE CURRENT INCOME TAX YEAR EXCEEDS  TWENTY-NINE  THOUSAND
DOLLARS;

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