senate Bill S5593

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Establishes the residential open green space tax abatement for certain properties in a city of one million or more

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 21, 2014 referred to real property taxation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 12, 2014 advanced to third reading
May 07, 2014 2nd report cal.
May 06, 2014 1st report cal.546
Jan 08, 2014 referred to cities
May 23, 2013 referred to cities

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May 6, 2014 - Cities committee Vote

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Cities Committee Vote: May 6, 2014

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S5593 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2194
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 4 Title 4-D ยงยง499-aaaaa - 499-ggggg, RPT L

S5593 - Summary

Establishes the residential open green space tax abatement for certain properties in a city of one million or more; provides an abatement for owners who remove an impermeable surface from a residential yard and replace it with soil and vegetation.

S5593 - Sponsor Memo

S5593 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5593

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 23, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation  to  establishing
  the  residential open green space tax abatement for certain properties
  in a city of one million or more

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

  Section 1. Article 4 of the real property tax law is amended by adding
a new title 4-D to read as follows:
                                 TITLE 4-D
 RESIDENTIAL OPEN GREEN SPACE TAX ABATEMENT FOR CERTAIN PROPERTIES IN A
                                 CITY OF
                       ONE MILLION OR MORE PERSONS
SECTION 499-AAAAA. DEFINITIONS.
        499-BBBBB. REAL PROPERTY TAX ABATEMENT.
        499-CCCCC. APPLICATION FOR TAX ABATEMENT.
        499-DDDDD. CONTINUING REQUIREMENTS.
        499-EEEEE. REVOCATION OF TAX ABATEMENT.
        499-FFFFF. ENFORCEMENT AND ADMINISTRATION.
        499-GGGGG. TAX LIEN AND INTEREST.
  S 499-AAAAA. DEFINITIONS. WHEN USED IN THIS TITLE, THE FOLLOWING TERMS
SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  1.  "APPLICANT"  SHALL  MEAN  (A) WITH RESPECT TO AN ELIGIBLE BUILDING
HELD IN THE COOPERATIVE OR CONDOMINIUM FORM OF OWNERSHIP, THE  BOARD  OF
MANAGERS  OF  A  CONDOMINIUM  OR THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF A COOPERATIVE
APARTMENT CORPORATION, OR (B) WITH RESPECT TO ANY OTHER ELIGIBLE  BUILD-
ING, THE OWNER OF SUCH BUILDING.
  2.  "APPLICATION  FOR  TAX  ABATEMENT" SHALL MEAN AN APPLICATION FOR A
RESIDENTIAL OPEN GREEN SPACE TAX  ABATEMENT  PURSUANT  TO  SECTION  FOUR
HUNDRED NINETY-NINE-CCCCC OF THIS TITLE.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03600-01-3

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