senate Bill S1767

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Establishes a capped property school tax rate for persons seventy years of age or older who meet the eligibility requirements for the enhanced STAR exemption

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to aging
Feb 12, 2013 reported and committed to finance
Jan 09, 2013 referred to aging

Votes

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Feb 12, 2013 - Aging committee Vote

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Aging Committee Vote: Feb 12, 2013

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S1767 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1212
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง431, RPT L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S2998, A3943
2009-2010: S2051, A3139

S1767 - Summary

Establishes a capped real property school tax rate for persons seventy years of age or older who meet the eligibility requirements for the enhanced school tax relief exemption.

S1767 - Sponsor Memo

S1767 - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 1767                                                  A. 1212

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

IN  SENATE  --  Introduced  by  Sens. LAVALLE, GRISANTI, MAZIARZ -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee on Aging

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. ENGLEBRIGHT, MONTESANO, BENEDETTO,
  BOYLAND,  ORTIZ,  MILLMAN, ROBINSON, ABBATE, SWEENEY, PAULIN -- Multi-
  Sponsored by -- M. of A. GUNTHER, LUPARDO, MAGEE,  MARKEY,  McDONOUGH,
  RA,  RAIA,  RAMOS, THIELE, WEISENBERG -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Real Property Taxation

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation to establishing a
  capped real property school tax rate for persons seventy years of  age
  or  older  who meet the eligibility requirements for the enhanced STAR
  exemption

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

  Section  1.  The  real  property  tax  law  is amended by adding a new
section 431 to read as follows:
  S 431. PERSONS SEVENTY YEARS OF AGE  OR  OVER;  CAPPED  REAL  PROPERTY
SCHOOL  TAX RATE. 1. (A) RESIDENTIAL REAL PROPERTY OWNED AND OCCUPIED BY
ONE OR MORE PERSONS, EACH OF WHOM IS SEVENTY YEARS OF AGE  OR  OVER  AND
MEETS  EACH  OF  THE  REQUIREMENTS FOR THE ENHANCED EXEMPTION FOR SENIOR
CITIZENS SET FORTH IN SECTION FOUR HUNDRED TWENTY-FIVE OF THIS  ARTICLE,
OR RESIDENTIAL REAL PROPERTY OWNED AND OCCUPIED BY HUSBAND AND WIFE, ONE
OF  WHOM  IS SEVENTY YEARS OF AGE OR OVER AND MEETS EACH OF THE REQUIRE-
MENTS FOR THE ENHANCED  EXEMPTION  FOR  SENIOR  CITIZENS  SET  FORTH  IN
SECTION  FOUR HUNDRED TWENTY-FIVE OF THIS ARTICLE, SHALL BE ELIGIBLE FOR
THE CAPPED REAL PROPERTY SCHOOL TAX RATE  SET  FORTH  IN  THIS  SECTION,
PROVIDED  THE SCHOOL DISTRICT, AFTER PUBLIC HEARING, ADOPTS A RESOLUTION
PROVIDING THEREFOR.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03796-01-3

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