senate Bill S612A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Authorizing cities and villages to collect delinquent real property taxes

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 21, 2012 committed to rules
May 07, 2012 advanced to third reading
May 02, 2012 2nd report cal.
May 01, 2012 1st report cal.687
Jan 26, 2012 print number 612a
amend and recommit to cities
Jan 04, 2012 referred to cities
Jan 05, 2011 referred to cities

Votes

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May 1, 2012 - Cities committee Vote

S612A
5
0
committee
5
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Cities Committee Vote: May 1, 2012

aye wr (1)

Co-Sponsors

S612 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A403A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
General City Law
Laws Affected:
Add §21-a, Gen City L; amd §6, Chap 602 of 1993
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S6225, A9460

S612 - Summary

Authorizes cities and villages to collect delinquent real property taxes.

S612 - Sponsor Memo

S612 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   612

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  KLEIN, ADDABBO -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities

AN ACT to amend the general city law and chapter 602 of the laws of 1993
  amending the real property tax law relating to the enforcement of  the
  collection  of delinquent real property taxes and to the collection of
  taxes by banks, in relation to the collection of delinquent real prop-
  erty taxes and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon  expi-
  ration thereof

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

  Section 1. The general city law is amended by  adding  a  new  section
21-a to read as follows:
  S  21-A.  COLLECTION  OF  DELINQUENT  TAX LIENS.   NOTWITHSTANDING ANY
PROVISION OF ANY GENERAL, SPECIAL OR LOCAL LAW TO THE CONTRARY AND UNTIL
DECEMBER THIRTY-FIRST, TWO THOUSAND FIFTEEN, ANY CITY MAY ENTER  INTO  A
CONTRACT  TO  SELL  SOME  OR  ALL OF THE DELINQUENT TAX LIENS HELD BY IT
WHICH  HAVE  BEEN  ATTACHED  TO  REAL  PROPERTY  ON  OR  BEFORE  JANUARY
THIRTY-FIRST,  TWO  THOUSAND SIXTEEN, TO A PRIVATE PARTY, SUBJECT TO THE
FOLLOWING CONDITIONS:
  1. PRIOR TO ANY SALE, THE CITY COUNCIL SHALL HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING, ON
NOTICE OF AT LEAST FORTY-FIVE DAYS, ANNOUNCING THE INTENTION OF THE CITY
TO SELL ITS DELINQUENT REAL PROPERTY TAX LIENS TO A  THIRD  PARTY.  SUCH
HEARING SHALL NOT BE HELD MORE THAN NINETY DAYS PRIOR TO SUCH SALE.
  2.  UPON  THE  APPROVAL OF THE CITY COUNCIL AND BY ADOPTION OF A LOCAL
LAW, ANY CITY SHALL BE AUTHORIZED TO SELL DELINQUENT TAX LIENS  AND  THE
CONSIDERATION TO BE PAID MAY BE MORE OR LESS THAN THE FACE AMOUNT OF THE
TAX LIENS SOLD.
  3.  PROPERTY OWNERS SHALL BE GIVEN AT LEAST THIRTY DAYS ADVANCE NOTICE
OF SUCH SALE IN THE SAME FORM AND MANNER AS IS PROVIDED  BY  SUBDIVISION
TWO  OF  SECTION  ELEVEN  HUNDRED  NINETY  OF THE REAL PROPERTY TAX LAW.

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

Co-Sponsors

S612A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A403A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
General City Law
Laws Affected:
Add §21-a, Gen City L; amd §6, Chap 602 of 1993
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S6225, A9460

S612A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes cities and villages to collect delinquent real property taxes.

S612A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S612A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 612--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  KLEIN, ADDABBO -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities --  recom-
  mitted  to  the  Committee on Cities 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 general city law and chapter 602 of the laws of 1993
  amending  the real property tax law relating to the enforcement of the
  collection of delinquent real property taxes and to the collection  of
  taxes by banks, in relation to the collection of delinquent real prop-
  erty  taxes and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expi-
  ration thereof

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

  Section  1.  The  general  city law is amended by adding a new section
21-a to read as follows:
  S 21-A. COLLECTION OF  DELINQUENT  TAX  LIENS.    NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY
PROVISION OF ANY GENERAL, SPECIAL OR LOCAL LAW TO THE CONTRARY AND UNTIL
DECEMBER  THIRTY-FIRST,  TWO THOUSAND SIXTEEN, ANY CITY MAY ENTER INTO A
CONTRACT TO SELL SOME OR ALL OF THE DELINQUENT  TAX  LIENS  HELD  BY  IT
WHICH  HAVE  BEEN  ATTACHED  TO  REAL  PROPERTY  ON  OR  BEFORE  JANUARY
THIRTY-FIRST, TWO THOUSAND SEVENTEEN, TO A PRIVATE PARTY, SUBJECT TO THE
FOLLOWING CONDITIONS:
  1. PRIOR TO ANY SALE, THE CITY COUNCIL SHALL HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING, ON
NOTICE OF AT LEAST FORTY-FIVE DAYS, ANNOUNCING THE INTENTION OF THE CITY
TO SELL ITS DELINQUENT REAL PROPERTY TAX LIENS TO A  THIRD  PARTY.  SUCH
HEARING SHALL NOT BE HELD MORE THAN NINETY DAYS PRIOR TO SUCH SALE.
  2.  UPON  THE  APPROVAL OF THE CITY COUNCIL AND BY ADOPTION OF A LOCAL
LAW, ANY CITY SHALL BE AUTHORIZED TO SELL DELINQUENT TAX LIENS  AND  THE
CONSIDERATION TO BE PAID MAY BE MORE OR LESS THAN THE FACE AMOUNT OF THE
TAX LIENS SOLD.
  3.  PROPERTY OWNERS SHALL BE GIVEN AT LEAST THIRTY DAYS ADVANCE NOTICE
OF SUCH SALE IN THE SAME FORM AND MANNER AS IS PROVIDED  BY  SUBDIVISION
TWO  OF  SECTION  ELEVEN  HUNDRED  NINETY  OF THE REAL PROPERTY TAX LAW.

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