senate Bill S4522

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to providing state aid to public school districts in which tax exempt entities are situated

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to local government
Apr 08, 2013 referred to local government

S4522 - Details

Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง546-a, RPT L

S4522 - Summary

Relates to providing state aid to public school districts in which tax exempt entities are situated.

S4522 - Sponsor Memo

S4522 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4522

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 8, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. TKACZYK -- 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
  state aid to certain public school districts in which tax exempt enti-
  ties  are  situated;  and  providing for the repeal of such provisions
  upon expiration thereof

  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 546-a to read as follows:
  S 546-A. STATE AID; EXEMPT LANDS OF TAX EXEMPT  ENTITIES.  1.  IN  ANY
PUBLIC  SCHOOL  DISTRICT  IN  WHICH MORE THAN TWENTY-FIVE PERCENT OF THE
TOTAL ASSESSED VALUE OF REAL PROPERTY  THEREIN,  AS  DETERMINED  BY  THE
ASSESSOR  OF  SUCH  DISTRICT, IS OWNED BY TAX EXEMPT ENTITIES, THE STATE
SHALL MAKE PAYMENTS TO THOSE PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICTS IN ACCORDANCE  WITH
THIS SECTION.
  2.  THE  COMPTROLLER  SHALL  CREATE  THE  FORM OF APPLICATION A PUBLIC
SCHOOL DISTRICT MUST USE WHEN  MAKING  A  SUBMISSION  PURSUANT  TO  THIS
SECTION.  THE  COMPTROLLER  SHALL  ALSO  ESTABLISH THE DATE BY WHICH ALL
APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED. NO APPLICATIONS  FOR  PAYMENT  SHALL  BE
ACCEPTED AFTER THE DATE ESTABLISHED BY THE COMPTROLLER.
  3.  THE COMMISSIONER SHALL MAKE PAYMENTS, THE AGGREGATE OF WHICH SHALL
NOT EXCEED TWO MILLION FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND DOLLARS PER YEAR, TO PUBLIC
SCHOOL DISTRICTS, ELIGIBLE PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS  SECTION,
THAT  HAVE MADE TIMELY APPLICATION THEREFOR. FOR EACH SUCH PUBLIC SCHOOL
DISTRICT, THE PAYMENT SHALL BE COMPUTED AS FOLLOWS:
  (A) TAKE THE TOTAL VALUE OF REAL PROPERTY OWNED BY TAX EXEMPT ENTITIES
IN THE PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT MULTIPLIED BY THE APPLICABLE  EQUALIZATION
RATE,

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10008-03-3

S. 4522                             2

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