|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 04, 2012||referred to aging|
|Jan 05, 2011||referred to aging|
senate Bill S881
Archive: Last Bill Status -
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S881 - Details
- Law Section:
- Elder Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §202, add §219-a, Eld L; add §99-t, St Fin L
- Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S881 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S881 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the real property tax law, in relation to the exemption from taxation for non-profit organizations; and making an appropriation therefor PURPOSE: To provide for stricter standards in defining the terms used for non-profit organizations, and for ensuring that exempt properties are being used in the manner which supports the specific exemption granted. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Amends subdivision 1 of section 420-a of the Real Property Tax Law by adding a new paragraph (c) to define the following phrases as related to nonprofit organizations: "organized or conducted exclusively": "used exclusively"; "religious purposes"; "charitable purposes"; "hospital purposes"; "educational purpose"; and "moral or mental improvement of men, women, or children." Section 2: Amends section 420-b of the Real Property Tax Law by adding a new paragraph (d) to incorporate the aforementioned definitions of: "organized exclusively" and "used exclusively."
S881 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 881 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 5, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sens. GOLDEN, LARKIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Aging AN ACT to amend the elder law, in relation to financial exploitation of the elderly; and to amend the state finance law, in relation to creat- ing the financial exploitation outreach, education and training fund THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivisions 13 and 14 of section 202 of the elder law, subdivision 13 as amended and subdivision 14 as added by section 24-d of part B of chapter 58 of the laws of 2007, paragraph (a) of subdivision 14 as amended by chapter 319 of the laws of 2010, are amended and a new subdivision 15 is added to read as follows: 13. to conduct a program of education and information on age discrimi- nation and the preparation and filing of complaints relating to persons sixty years of age or older; [and] 14. to, in cooperation with the department of state: (a) prepare or cause to be prepared and made available to cities, towns and villages model zoning and planning guidelines that foster age-integrated communities including provisions to allow for accessory senior citizen units in areas zoned for single family residences and for mixed-use development accommodating senior citizen residential housing; and (b) make recommendations, in consultation with the division of housing and community renewal, to the governor and legislature for assisting mixed-use age-integrated housing development or redevelopment demon- stration projects in urban, suburban and rural areas of the state. The director of the office for the aging and secretary of state shall estab- lish an advisory committee for purposes of this subdivision. Such committee shall include, but not be limited to, top representatives of EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD04185-01-1
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