senate Bill S4283

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to classifying property held in cooperative form for assessment purposes as class one

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 04, 2012 referred to local government
Mar 28, 2011 referred to local government


S4283 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Senate Local Government
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง1802, RPT L

S4283 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to classifying property held in cooperative form for assessment purposes as class one.

S4283 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4283 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 28, 2011

Introduced  by Sen. STAVISKY -- 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  classifying
  properties  held  in cooperative form for assessment purposes as class
  one properties


  Section 1. Paragraph class one of subdivision 1 of section 1802 of the
real property tax law, as amended by chapter 332 of the laws of 2008, is
amended to read as follows:
  Class  one: (a) all one, two and three family residential real proper-
ty, including such dwellings used in part  for  nonresidential  purposes
but  which  are  used  primarily  for residential purposes, [except such
property held in cooperative or condominium  forms  of  ownership  other
than (i) property defined in subparagraphs (b) and (c) of this paragraph
and  (ii) property which contains no more than three dwelling units held
in condominium form of ownership and which was  classified  within  this
class on a previous assessment roll; and] provided that, notwithstanding
the  provisions  of  paragraph  (g) of subdivision twelve of section one
hundred two of this chapter, a mobile home or a  trailer  shall  not  be
classified  within this class unless it is owner-occupied and separately
assessed; and (b) residential real property [not more than three stories
in height] held  in  COOPERATIVE  OR  condominium  form  of  ownership[,
provided  that  no dwelling unit therein previously was on an assessment
roll as a dwelling unit in other than condominium  form  of  ownership];
and  (c) residential real property consisting of one family house struc-
tures owned by the occupant, situated on land held in cooperative owner-
ship by owner occupiers, provided that; (i) such  house  structures  and
land  constituted  bungalow  colonies  in  existence  prior  to nineteen
hundred forty; and (ii) the land is held in  cooperative  ownership  for
the  sole  purpose  of maintaining one family residences for members own

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


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