|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
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|Jan 04, 2012||referred to local government|
|Jan 05, 2011||referred to local government|
senate Bill S550
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S550 - Details
- Law Section:
- Real Property Tax Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §202, add §303, RPT L
- Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S550 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S550 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the real property tax law, in relation to directing the commissioner of taxation and finance to establish a uniform assessment code PURPOSE: To direct the State Board of Real Property Services to establish a Uniform Assessment Code that would set valuation and assessment standards to be enforced by counties. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one adds a new paragraph (r) to section 202 of the real property tax law which adds "promulgate a Uniform Assessment Code" to a list of duties required of the state board of real property services. Section two adds a new §303 to the real property tax law, which provides that the State Board shall promulgate a Uniform Assessment Code that would include but not be limited to: standards for valuation of property, maintenance of information, schedules for the appraisals of property and maintenance of uniformity of assessments.
S550 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 550 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 5, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sen. LITTLE -- 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 directing the commissioner of taxation and finance to establish a uniform assessment code THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraphs (m), (n), (o) and (p) of subdivision 1 of section 202 of the real property tax law, as amended by section 6 of part W of chapter 56 of the laws of 2010, are amended and a new para- graph (q) is added to read as follows: (m) Exercise and perform such other powers and duties as may be conferred or imposed on him or her by law[.]; (n) Monitor the quality of local assessment practices by individual assessing units[.]; (o) Impose, collect and receive such charges or fees as may be author- ized by statute[.]; (p) Promulgate rules and regulations for the ascertainment and report- ing of "assessment record billing owner" information, as defined in section one hundred three of the eminent domain procedure law, for the purposes of the administration of such law[.]; (Q) PROMULGATE A UNIFORM ASSESSMENT CODE. S 2. The real property tax law is amended by adding a new section 303 to read as follows: S 303. UNIFORM ASSESSMENT CODE. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL, IN ITS RULES, PROMULGATE A UNIFORM ASSESSMENT CODE FOR THE ASSESSMENT OF REAL PROPER- TY. SUCH CODE SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, STANDARDS FOR THE VALUATION OF PROPERTY, MAINTENANCE OF INFORMATION, SCHEDULES FOR THE APPRAISALS OF PROPERTY AND MAINTENANCE OF UNIFORMITY OF ASSESSMENTS. COUNTIES MAY, IN THEIR DISCRETION, ADOPT SUCH CODE FOR THE CITIES, TOWNS EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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