senate Bill S2473A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Increases the amount combat veterans shall be exempt from real property taxation to thirty-five percent

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 10, 2014 print number 2473a
amend and recommit to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
Jan 08, 2014 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
Jun 04, 2013 reported and committed to finance
Jan 17, 2013 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

Votes

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Jun 4, 2013 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S2473
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Committee Vote: Jun 4, 2013

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S2473 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3878A
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §458-a, RPT L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S5290A, A5277A
2009-2010: S3005, A8367

S2473 - Summary

Increases the amount combat veterans shall be exempt from real property taxation to thirty-five percent.

S2473 - Sponsor Memo

S2473 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2473

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 17, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military Affairs

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation to real  property
  tax exemptions for combat veterans

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 2 of section 458-a of the real
property tax law, as amended by chapter 473 of  the  laws  of  2004,  is
amended to read as follows:
  (b)  In  addition  to  the exemption provided by paragraph (a) of this
subdivision, where the veteran served in a combat theatre or combat zone
of operations, as documented by the award of a  United  States  campaign
ribbon  or  service medal, or the armed forces expeditionary medal, navy
expeditionary medal, marine corps expeditionary medal, or global war  on
terrorism expeditionary medal, qualifying residential real property also
shall be exempt from taxation to the extent of [ten] THIRTY-FIVE percent
of  the  assessed  value  of such property; provided, however, that such
exemption shall not exceed [eight] FORTY thousand dollars or the product
of [eight] FORTY thousand dollars multiplied by the latest state  equal-
ization rate for the assessing unit, or in the case of a special assess-
ing unit, the class ratio, whichever is less.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall apply to assess-
ment rolls prepared on or after January 1, 2014.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03930-01-3

S2473A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3878A
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §458-a, RPT L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S5290A, A5277A
2009-2010: S3005, A8367

S2473A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the amount combat veterans shall be exempt from real property taxation to thirty-five percent.

S2473A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2473A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2473--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 17, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military Affairs -- recommitted to the Committee  on  Veterans,
  Homeland  Security and Military Affairs in accordance with Senate Rule
  6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted  as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation to real property
  tax exemptions for combat veterans

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 2 of section 458-a of the real
property  tax  law,  as  amended  by chapter 473 of the laws of 2004, is
amended to read as follows:
  (b) In addition to the exemption provided by  paragraph  (a)  of  this
subdivision, where the veteran served in a combat theatre or combat zone
of  operations,  as  documented by the award of a United States campaign
ribbon or service medal, or the armed forces expeditionary  medal,  navy
expeditionary  medal, marine corps expeditionary medal, or global war on
terrorism expeditionary medal, qualifying residential real property also
shall be exempt from taxation to the extent of [ten] THIRTY-FIVE percent
of the assessed value of such property;  provided,  however,  that  such
exemption shall not exceed [eight] FORTY thousand dollars or the product
of  [eight] FORTY thousand dollars multiplied by the latest state equal-
ization rate for the assessing unit, or in the case of a special assess-
ing unit, the class ratio, whichever is less.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall apply to assess-
ment rolls prepared on or after January 1, 2015.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03930-02-4

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