senate Bill S638

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relating to assessment exemptions for living quarters for a parent or grandparent

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 07, 2012 referred to real property taxation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 19, 2012 advanced to third reading
Apr 18, 2012 2nd report cal.
Apr 17, 2012 1st report cal.492
Jan 04, 2012 referred to aging
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 03, 2011 referred to real property taxation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 31, 2011 advanced to third reading
Jan 25, 2011 2nd report cal.
Jan 24, 2011 1st report cal.8
Jan 05, 2011 referred to aging

Votes

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Apr 17, 2012 - Aging committee Vote

S638
12
0
committee
12
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Aging Committee Vote: Apr 17, 2012

Jan 24, 2011 - Aging committee Vote

S638
11
0
committee
11
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Aging Committee Vote: Jan 24, 2011

aye wr (1)

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S638 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A285
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง469, RPT L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S2746, A960

S638 - Summary

Relates to assessment exemptions for living quarters for a parent or grandparent.

S638 - Sponsor Memo

S638 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   638

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law,  in  relation  to  assessment
  exemptions for living quarters for a parent or grandparent

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 1 and 3 of section 469 of  the  real  property
tax  law,  as  added  by chapter 377 of the laws of 2000, are amended to
read as follows:
  1. A county, city, town, village or school district acting through its
local legislative body is hereby authorized and empowered to  adopt  and
amend  local  laws,  or  resolutions in the case of school districts, to
provide for an exemption from taxation to the extent of any increase  in
assessed  value  of residential property resulting from the construction
or reconstruction of such property for the purpose of  providing  living
quarters  for  a parent or grandparent, who is sixty-two years of age or
older, OR ANOTHER ELIGIBLE PERSON, AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION  FIVE-A  OF
THIS  SECTION.    Such  exemption  shall  not exceed (a) the increase in
assessed value resulting from construction  or  reconstruction  of  such
property,  or  (b)  twenty  percent  of the total assessed value of such
property as improved, or (c) twenty percent of the median sale price  of
residential  property  as  reported in the most recent sales statistical
summary published by the state board for the county in which the proper-
ty is located, whichever is less.
  3. Such exemption shall be applicable only to construction  or  recon-
struction  which  occurred  subsequent  to  the  effective  date of this
section and shall only apply during taxable years during which at  least
one such parent [or], grandparent OR ELIGIBLE PERSON maintains a primary
place of residence in such living quarters.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00991-01-1

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