senate Bill S18

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Includes in definition of income all sources after deduction of all medical and prescription drugs not reimbursed or paid by insurance

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to aging
Jun 21, 2013 committed to rules
Jun 10, 2013 advanced to third reading
Jun 05, 2013 2nd report cal.
Jun 04, 2013 1st report cal.1041
Jan 09, 2013 referred to aging

Votes

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Jun 4, 2013 - Aging committee Vote

S18
8
1
committee
8
Aye
1
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Aging Committee Vote: Jun 4, 2013

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S18 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A428
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง467-b & 467-c, RPT L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S500, A758
2009-2010: S2210, S6685, A1800

S18 - Summary

Excludes expenditures for medical care not covered by insurance from the definition of "income" for the purpose of a real property tax abatement for rent-controlled and rent regulated property occupied by senior citizens.

S18 - Sponsor Memo

S18 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   18

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DIAZ  --  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  excluding
  certain  expenditures for medical care from the definition of "income"
  for the purpose of a tax abatement for rent-controlled and rent  regu-
  lated property occupied by senior citizens

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

  Section 1. Paragraph c of subdivision 1 of section 467-b of  the  real
property  tax  law,  as  amended  by chapter 500 of the laws of 2001, is
amended to read as follows:
  c. "Income" means income from  all  sources  after  deduction  of  all
income  and  social  security  taxes  and  includes  social security and
retirement benefits, supplemental security income and  additional  state
payments,  public  assistance  benefits, interest, dividends, net rental
income, salary or earnings, and net  income  from  self-employment,  but
shall  not  include  gifts or inheritances, payments made to individuals
because of their status as victims of Nazi persecution,  as  defined  in
P.L.  103-286,  or increases in benefits accorded pursuant to the social
security act or a public or private pension paid to any  member  of  the
household which increase, in any given year, does not exceed the consum-
er  price  index  (all  items  United States city average) for such year
which take effect after the date of eligibility of head of the household
receiving benefits hereunder whether received by the head of the  house-
hold  or any other member of the household  AND ANY SUCH INCOME SHALL BE
OFFSET BY ALL MEDICAL AND PRESCRIPTION DRUG EXPENSES ACTUALLY PAID WHICH
WERE NOT REIMBURSED OR PAID FOR BY INSURANCE, IF THE GOVERNING BOARD  OF
A MUNICIPALITY, AFTER A PUBLIC HEARING, ADOPTS A LOCAL LAW, ORDINANCE OR
RESOLUTION PROVIDING THEREFOR;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00937-01-3

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