senate Bill S3931

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to the alternative veterans property tax exemption

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 02, 2014 referred to veterans' affairs
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 12, 2014 advanced to third reading
May 07, 2014 2nd report cal.
May 06, 2014 1st report cal.590
Jan 08, 2014 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 17, 2013 referred to veterans' affairs
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 22, 2013 advanced to third reading
Apr 17, 2013 2nd report cal.
Apr 16, 2013 1st report cal.352
Feb 27, 2013 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

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S3931 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7704
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง458-a, RPT L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S4387

S3931 - Summary

Relates to the alternative veterans property tax exemption and authorizes active members of the military to apply for such exemption.

S3931 - Sponsor Memo

S3931 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3931

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 27, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. ZELDIN, CARLUCCI, SEWARD -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Veter-
  ans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs

AN  ACT  to amend the real property tax law, in relation to the alterna-
  tive veterans property tax exemption

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

  Section  1.    Subdivision 1 of section 458-a of the real property tax
law is amended by adding a new paragraph (h) to read as follows:
  (H) "ACTIVE MILITARY SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES" AND "IN  THE  ARMED
FORCES OF THE UNITED STATES" SHALL MEAN FULL-TIME DUTY IN THE ARMY, NAVY
(INCLUDING MARINE CORPS), AIR FORCE OR COAST GUARD OF THE UNITED STATES.
  S  2.  Paragraphs (c) and (d) of subdivision 1, paragraphs (b) and (c)
of subdivision 2, subdivision 3, paragraph  (a)  of  subdivision  6  and
subdivision  8  of section 458-a of the real property tax law, paragraph
(c) of subdivision 1 and paragraph (c) of subdivision 2  as  amended  by
chapter  100  of  the  laws  of  1988, paragraph (d) of subdivision 1 as
amended by chapter 899 of the laws of 1985, paragraph (b) of subdivision
2 as amended by chapter 473 of  the  laws  of  2004,  subdivision  3  as
amended  by  chapter  646  of the laws of 2004 and as further amended by
section 1 of part W of chapter 56 of the laws of 2010, paragraph (a)  of
subdivision  6  as added by chapter 171 of the laws of 1997 and subdivi-
sion 8 as amended by chapter 503 of the laws of  2008,  are  amended  to
read as follows:
  (c)  "Qualified  owner"  means  a  veteran, A PERSON ENGAGED IN ACTIVE
MILITARY SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES, the  spouse  of  a  veteran,  THE
SPOUSE  OF  A  PERSON  ENGAGED  IN ACTIVE MILITARY SERVICE OF THE UNITED
STATES or the unremarried surviving spouse of a veteran. Where  property
is  owned  by more than one qualified owner, the exemption to which each
is entitled may be combined. Where a veteran  OR  A  PERSON  ENGAGED  IN
ACTIVE  MILITARY  SERVICE  OF  THE UNITED STATES is also the unremarried

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06529-02-3

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