senate Bill S253

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides tax abatement related to the removal of lead paint

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S253 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง467-g, RPT L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S1665A
2009-2010: S188

S253 - Summary

Provides tax abatement related to the removal of lead paint; defines terms.

S253 - Sponsor Memo

S253 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   253

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. SAMPSON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation  to  providing  a
  tax abatement related to the removal of leaded paint

  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 467-g to read as follows:
  S  467-G.  PARTIAL TAX ABATEMENT FOR CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNERS FOR COSTS
RELATED TO THE REMOVAL OF LEADED PAINT. 1. AS USED IN THIS SECTION:
  A. "REAL PROPERTY TAX YEAR" MEANS THE TWELVE-MONTH  PERIOD  FOR  WHICH
REAL  PROPERTY TAXES ARE CHARGED; IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK THE REAL PROP-
ERTY TAX YEAR IS JULY FIRST THROUGH JUNE THIRTIETH OF THE NEXT  CALENDAR
YEAR.
  B. "SUPERVISING AGENCY" MEANS THE COMPTROLLER IN A MUNICIPALITY HAVING
A COMPTROLLER; IN A MUNICIPALITY HAVING NO COMPTROLLER, THE CHIEF FISCAL
OFFICER  OF  SUCH  MUNICIPALITY;  EXCEPT THAT IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK IT
SHALL BE THE DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING PRESERVATION AND DEVELOPMENT.
  C. "LEADED PAINT" MEANS PAINT OR ANY SIMILAR SURFACE-COATING  MATERIAL
CONTAINING  MORE  THAN ONE-HALF OF ONE PER CENTUM OF METALLIC LEAD BASED
ON THE TOTAL WEIGHT OF THE CONTAINED SOLIDS OR DRIED PAINT FILM.
  D. "COST OF REMOVAL OF LEADED PAINT" MEANS COSTS INCURRED  FOR  EQUIP-
MENT,  LABOR  AND  MATERIALS REQUIRED TO SAFELY REMOVE LEADED PAINT FROM
INTERIOR SURFACES, WINDOW SILLS, WINDOW FRAMES OR PORCHES.
  2. THE GOVERNING BODY OF ANY MUNICIPAL CORPORATION IS  HEREBY  AUTHOR-
IZED  AND  EMPOWERED  TO ADOPT, AFTER PUBLIC HEARING, IN ACCORDANCE WITH
THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION, A LOCAL LAW,  ORDINANCE,  OR  RESOLUTION
PROVIDING  FOR  THE  ABATEMENT  OF  TAXES  OF SUCH MUNICIPAL CORPORATION
IMPOSED ON REAL PROPERTY. SUCH ABATEMENT SHALL WORK AS FOLLOWS: AN OWNER
SHALL BE ENTITLED TO A PARTIAL TAX ABATEMENT OF THE REAL PROPERTY  TAXES

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

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