senate Bill S5052A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Establishes a capped property school tax rate for persons sixty-seven years of age or older who have a combined annual income of $60,000 or less

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 21, 2012 committed to rules
May 16, 2012 advanced to third reading
May 15, 2012 2nd report cal.
May 14, 2012 1st report cal.749
Jan 25, 2012 committee discharged and committed to aging
Jan 11, 2012 print number 5052a
amend (t) and recommit to local government
Jan 04, 2012 referred to local government
May 03, 2011 referred to local government

Votes

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May 14, 2012 - Aging committee Vote

S5052A
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Aging Committee Vote: May 14, 2012

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Bill Amendments

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S5052 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §431, RPT L

S5052 - Summary

Establishes a capped property school tax rate for persons sixty-seven years of age or older who have a combined annual income of $60,000 or less.

S5052 - Sponsor Memo

S5052 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5052

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 3, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BALL  --  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 establishing a
  capped real property school tax rate for persons sixty-seven years  of
  age or older whose combined annual income is fifty thousand dollars or
  less

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

  Section 1. The real property tax  law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
section 431 to read as follows:
  S  431. PERSONS SIXTY-SEVEN YEARS OF AGE OR OVER; CAPPED REAL PROPERTY
SCHOOL TAX RATE. 1. (A) RESIDENTIAL REAL PROPERTY OWNED AND OCCUPIED  BY
ONE  OR  MORE  PERSONS, EACH OF WHOM IS SIXTY-SEVEN YEARS OF AGE OR OVER
AND WHOSE COMBINED ANNUAL INCOME IS FIFTY THOUSAND DOLLARS OR  LESS,  OR
RESIDENTIAL REAL PROPERTY OWNED AND OCCUPIED BY HUSBAND AND WIFE, ONE OF
WHOM  IS  SIXTY-SEVEN  YEARS  OF  AGE  OR OVER AND WHOSE COMBINED ANNUAL
INCOME IS FIFTY THOUSAND DOLLARS OR LESS,  SHALL  BE  ELIGIBLE  FOR  THE
CAPPED REAL PROPERTY SCHOOL TAX RATE SET FORTH IN THIS SECTION.
  (B)  FOR  PURPOSES  OF  THIS  SECTION,  THE TERM "CAPPED REAL PROPERTY
SCHOOL TAX RATE" SHALL MEAN THE LOWER OF:
  (I) THE REAL PROPERTY SCHOOL  TAX  RATE  ESTABLISHED  ON  THE  TAXABLE
STATUS DATE NEXT SUCCEEDING THE DATE ON WHICH AN ELIGIBLE PERSON ATTAINS
THE AGE OF SIXTY-SEVEN YEARS; OR
  (II)  THE  REAL  PROPERTY  SCHOOL  TAX RATE ESTABLISHED ON ANY TAXABLE
STATUS DATE SUBSEQUENT TO THE DATE ON WHICH AN ELIGIBLE  PERSON  ATTAINS
THE  AGE  OF  SIXTY-SEVEN  YEARS,  WHICH IS LOWER THAN THE REAL PROPERTY
SCHOOL TAX RATE ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO SUBPARAGRAPH (I) OF  THIS  PARA-
GRAPH.
  (C) THE CAPPED REAL PROPERTY SCHOOL TAX RATE SHALL BE DETERMINED ANNU-
ALLY  FOR  EACH  ELIGIBLE  PERSON  SIXTY-SEVEN  YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER IN

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09982-01-1

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S5052A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §431, RPT L

S5052A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a capped property school tax rate for persons sixty-seven years of age or older who have a combined annual income of $60,000 or less.

S5052A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5052A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5052--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 3, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BALL  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government -- recom-
  mitted to the Committee on Local Government in accordance with  Senate
  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  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 establishing a
  capped real property school tax rate for persons sixty-seven years  of
  age or older whose combined annual income is sixty thousand dollars or
  less

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

  Section 1. The real property tax  law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
section 431 to read as follows:
  S  431. PERSONS SIXTY-SEVEN YEARS OF AGE OR OVER; CAPPED REAL PROPERTY
SCHOOL TAX RATE. 1. (A) RESIDENTIAL REAL PROPERTY OWNED AND OCCUPIED  BY
ONE  OR  MORE  PERSONS, EACH OF WHOM IS SIXTY-SEVEN YEARS OF AGE OR OVER
AND WHOSE COMBINED ANNUAL INCOME IS SIXTY THOUSAND DOLLARS OR  LESS,  OR
RESIDENTIAL REAL PROPERTY OWNED AND OCCUPIED BY HUSBAND AND WIFE, ONE OF
WHOM  IS  SIXTY-SEVEN  YEARS  OF  AGE  OR OVER AND WHOSE COMBINED ANNUAL
INCOME IS SIXTY THOUSAND DOLLARS OR LESS,  SHALL  BE  ELIGIBLE  FOR  THE
CAPPED REAL PROPERTY SCHOOL TAX RATE SET FORTH IN THIS SECTION.
  (B)  FOR  PURPOSES  OF  THIS  SECTION,  THE TERM "CAPPED REAL PROPERTY
SCHOOL TAX RATE" SHALL MEAN THE LOWER OF:
  (I) THE REAL PROPERTY SCHOOL  TAX  RATE  ESTABLISHED  ON  THE  TAXABLE
STATUS DATE NEXT SUCCEEDING THE DATE ON WHICH AN ELIGIBLE PERSON ATTAINS
THE AGE OF SIXTY-SEVEN YEARS; OR
  (II)  THE  REAL  PROPERTY  SCHOOL  TAX RATE ESTABLISHED ON ANY TAXABLE
STATUS DATE SUBSEQUENT TO THE DATE ON WHICH AN ELIGIBLE  PERSON  ATTAINS
THE  AGE  OF  SIXTY-SEVEN  YEARS,  WHICH IS LOWER THAN THE REAL PROPERTY
SCHOOL TAX RATE ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO SUBPARAGRAPH (I) OF  THIS  PARA-
GRAPH.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09982-03-2

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