senate Bill S7731

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Provides that municipalities made coterminous may qualify for certain tax programs

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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 17, 2012 approval memo.10
signed chap.435
Aug 06, 2012 delivered to governor
Jun 21, 2012 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.560
substituted for a10738
Jun 20, 2012 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1402
Jun 15, 2012 referred to rules

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S7731 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10738
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง54, St Fin L

S7731 - Summary

Provides that municipalities made coterminous may qualify for the citizen empowerment tax credit and the local government citizens re-organization empowerment grant program.

S7731 - Sponsor Memo

S7731 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7731

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 15, 2012
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in  relation  to  providing  that
  municipalities  made  coterminous may qualify for the citizen empower-
  ment tax credit and  the  local  government  citizens  re-organization
  empowerment grant program

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

  Section 1. Subparagraph (ii) of  paragraph  p  of  subdivision  10  of
section  54  of the state finance law, as amended by section 2 of part K
of chapter 57 of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
  (ii) Within the annual amounts appropriated therefor, surviving  muni-
cipalities  following  a  consolidation  or  dissolution occurring on or
after the state fiscal year commencing April first, two  thousand  seven
shall  be  awarded  additional  annual aid, starting in the state fiscal
year following the state fiscal year  in  which  such  consolidation  or
dissolution took effect, equal to fifteen percent of the combined amount
of real property taxes levied by all of the municipalities participating
in  the  consolidation  or dissolution in the local fiscal year prior to
the local fiscal year in which such consolidation  or  dissolution  took
effect.  In  instances  of  the dissolution of a village located in more
than one town, such additional  aid  shall  equal  the  sum  of  fifteen
percent of the real property taxes levied by such village in the village
fiscal  year  prior to the village fiscal year in which such dissolution
took effect plus fifteen percent of the average amount of real  property
taxes  levied  by the towns in which the village was located in the town
fiscal year prior to the town fiscal year in which such dissolution took
effect, and shall be divided among such towns based on the percentage of
such village's population that resided in each such town as of the  most
recent  federal  decennial  census.  In no case shall the additional aid
pursuant to this paragraph exceed one million dollars.  Such  additional
aid  shall  be  apportioned and paid to the chief fiscal officer of each
eligible municipality on or before September twenty-fifth of  each  such
state  fiscal  year on audit and warrant of the state comptroller out of

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

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