senate Bill S6609

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Decreases the allowable base percentage change in agriculture assessment value from ten percent to two percent of the preceding year

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 18, 2012 referred to agriculture
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 29, 2012 advanced to third reading
Mar 28, 2012 2nd report cal.
Mar 27, 2012 1st report cal.456
Mar 02, 2012 referred to agriculture


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S6609 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง304-a, Ag & Mkts L

S6609 - Summary

Decreases the allowable base percentage change in agriculture assessment value from ten percent to two percent of the preceding year.

S6609 - Sponsor Memo

S6609 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 2, 2012

Introduced  by  Sens.  RITCHIE,  GRIFFO, YOUNG -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Agricul-

AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to agricul-
  tural assessment values


  Section  1. Paragraph g of subdivision 4 of section 304-a of the agri-
culture and markets law, as added by chapter 68 of the laws of 2007,  is
amended to read as follows:
  g.  Notwithstanding any other provision of this section to the contra-
ry, in no event shall the change in  the  base  agricultural  assessment
value  for  any given year exceed [ten] TWO percent of the base agricul-
tural assessment value of the preceding year.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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


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