senate Bill S5758A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to school district and local government tax levies and exemptions, and to the imposition of a sales and compensating use tax; mandate relief; repealer

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 04, 2012 referred to local government
Jun 20, 2011 print number 5758a
amend (t) and recommit to rules
Jun 14, 2011 referred to rules

S5758 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Various Laws, generally; rpld §§165.74 & 420.00, Pen L; rpld §341 sub 5, Soc Serv L; rpld §27 sub 5, Munic Home Rule L; rpld §207-m, Gen Muni L; rpld §702 sub 6, County L; rpld §423 sub 5, Soc Serv L; rpld §1950 sub 17, Ed L; rpld §1210 op¶, sub (a) ¶3 sub¶ (iii), sub (b) ¶3 sub¶ (iii), §§1210-D & 1210-E, §1224 subs (d) - (r), (t) - (z), (z-1), (aa) - (gg), §1262-o, Tax L; rpld §1 sub 2, Emerg Hous Rent Cont L; rpld §46 sub 6, Chap 116 of 1997

S5758 - Summary

Establishes limits upon school district and local government tax levies and provides for voter approval of such limits (Part A); provides for mandate relief (Parts B-D); authorizes tax increment bonds payable from real property taxes levied by a school district within a blighted project area (Part E); establishes a residential-commercial exemption program (Part F) (view more) authorizes certain counties, cities and school districts to impose up to a three percent rate of sales and compensating use taxes; preserves the authority of certain counties and a city to impose such taxes at rates in excess of three percent; repeals certain provisions thereof (Part G); relates to tax exemptions for new multiple dwellings; extends provisions relating to rent control (Part H); and establishes an exemption from local taxation in cities having a population of one million or more for newly constructed housing with 3 or less dwelling units.

S5758 - Sponsor Memo

S5758 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5758

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 14, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  Skelos -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law  and  the  education  law,  in
  relation to establishing limits upon school district and local govern-
  ment  tax  levies (Part A); to amend the general municipal law and the
  legislative law, in relation to mandate relief (Part B); to amend  the
  general  municipal  law,  in  relation to real property tax relief and
  local government mandate reform; to amend the general  municipal  law,
  in  relation  to requiring the state to fund certain programs mandated
  for municipal corporations; to amend the general municipal law and the
  legislative law, in relation  to  requiring  fiscal  notes  for  bills
  enacting  mandates  upon  local  governments  and school districts; to
  amend the state administrative procedure act, in relation to requiring
  fiscal impact notes on regulations, rules or  orders  affecting  poli-
  tical  subdivisions; to amend the state technology law, in relation to
  sending notices, bills and other communications by electronic means in
  a city with a population of one million or more; to amend  the  execu-
  tive  law, in relation to detailed reporting of the administration and
  enforcement of the New York state uniform fire prevention and building
  code; to amend the general  municipal  law  and  the  county  law,  in
  relation to purchases through the office of general services; to amend
  the  executive  law,  in  relation  to the bulk electricity purchasing
  program; to amend the general municipal law, in relation to  providing
  local  governments  greater  contract  flexibility and cost savings by
  permitting certain shared purchasing among political subdivisions;  to
  amend  the  insurance  law, in relation to authorizing any city with a
  population of  one  million  or  more  to  provide  wrap-up  insurance
  programs  and  surety bonds for their public building and construction
  projects; to amend the education law, in  relation  to  requiring  the
  state  to  fund certain programs mandated for school districts and the
  effect of mandates on school districts; to amend the education law, in
  relation to the adoption of professional development plans for  teach-
  ers;  in  relation  to  shared superintendent programs; in relation to
  approval of certain leases by the commissioner of education; to  amend

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

S5758A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Various Laws, generally; rpld §§165.74 & 420.00, Pen L; rpld §341 sub 5, Soc Serv L; rpld §27 sub 5, Munic Home Rule L; rpld §207-m, Gen Muni L; rpld §702 sub 6, County L; rpld §423 sub 5, Soc Serv L; rpld §1950 sub 17, Ed L; rpld §1210 op¶, sub (a) ¶3 sub¶ (iii), sub (b) ¶3 sub¶ (iii), §§1210-D & 1210-E, §1224 subs (d) - (r), (t) - (z), (z-1), (aa) - (gg), §1262-o, Tax L; rpld §1 sub 2, Emerg Hous Rent Cont L; rpld §46 sub 6, Chap 116 of 1997

S5758A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes limits upon school district and local government tax levies and provides for voter approval of such limits (Part A); provides for mandate relief (Parts B-D); authorizes tax increment bonds payable from real property taxes levied by a school district within a blighted project area (Part E); establishes a residential-commercial exemption program (Part F) (view more) authorizes certain counties, cities and school districts to impose up to a three percent rate of sales and compensating use taxes; preserves the authority of certain counties and a city to impose such taxes at rates in excess of three percent; repeals certain provisions thereof (Part G); relates to tax exemptions for new multiple dwellings; extends provisions relating to rent control (Part H); and establishes an exemption from local taxation in cities having a population of one million or more for newly constructed housing with 3 or less dwelling units.

S5758A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5758A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5758--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 14, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  SKELOS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Rules  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  general municipal law and the education law, in
  relation to establishing limits upon school district and local govern-
  ment tax levies (Part A); to amend the general municipal law  and  the
  legislative  law, in relation to mandate relief (Part B); to amend the
  general municipal law, in relation to real  property  tax  relief  and
  local  government  mandate reform; to amend the general municipal law,
  in relation to requiring the state to fund certain  programs  mandated
  for municipal corporations; to amend the general municipal law and the
  legislative  law,  in  relation  to  requiring  fiscal notes for bills
  enacting mandates upon local  governments  and  school  districts;  to
  amend the state administrative procedure act, in relation to requiring
  fiscal  impact  notes  on regulations, rules or orders affecting poli-
  tical subdivisions; to amend the state technology law, in relation  to
  sending notices, bills and other communications by electronic means in
  a  city  with a population of one million or more; to amend the execu-
  tive law, in relation to detailed reporting of the administration  and
  enforcement of the New York state uniform fire prevention and building
  code;  to  amend  the  general  municipal  law  and the county law, in
  relation to purchases through the office of general services; to amend
  the executive law, in relation  to  the  bulk  electricity  purchasing
  program;  to amend the general municipal law, in relation to providing
  local governments greater contract flexibility  and  cost  savings  by
  permitting  certain shared purchasing among political subdivisions; to
  amend the insurance law, in relation to authorizing any  city  with  a
  population  of  one  million  or  more  to  provide  wrap-up insurance
  programs and surety bonds for their public building  and  construction
  projects;  to  amend  the  education law, in relation to requiring the
  state to fund certain programs mandated for school districts  and  the
  effect of mandates on school districts; to amend the education law, in
  relation  to the adoption of professional development plans for teach-

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