senate Bill S5926

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the timeframe in which an invoice of assessment is to be submitted to the state comptroller

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A7673 - Signed by Governor

  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 28, 2016 signed chap.449
Nov 16, 2016 delivered to governor
Jun 15, 2016 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1445
substituted for s5926
Jun 15, 2016 substituted by a7673
Jun 06, 2016 ordered to third reading cal.1445
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 06, 2016 referred to investigations and government operations
Jun 12, 2015 referred to rules

S5926 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Public Lands Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง19, Pub Lds L

S5926 - Summary

Relates to the timeframe in which an invoice of assessment is to be submitted to the state comptroller.

S5926 - Sponsor Memo

S5926 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 12, 2015

Introduced by Sen. MARCHIONE -- (at request of the State Comptroller) --
  read  twice  and  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the public lands law, in relation to the timeframe with-
  in which an invoice of assessment is to  be  submitted  to  the  state


  Section 1. Section 19 of the public lands law, as amended  by  chapter
385 of the laws of 1994, is amended to read as follows:
  S 19. Taxes  and assessments for local improvements on state lands.  A
person, body or board authorized to assess lands for local  improvements
or  purposes,  shall [serve on] SUBMIT TO the comptroller of the state[,
at least three weeks prior to the confirmation of the  same,  a  written
notice  of  every]  AN INVOICE OF assessment on state lands, showing the
purpose for which the assessment is made, the state lands  assessed  and
the  amounts  for  which  they  are  assessed,  and referring to the law
authorizing the assessment[, and  no  such  assessment  shall  be  legal
unless  such  notice  is  duly  served].    No fee, interest, penalty or
expense shall be added to or accrue on  any  [such]  assessment  against
state lands, nor shall such lands be sold therefor; but such assessments
shall,  if  confirmed and uncontested, be paid and discharged out of any
moneys appropriated therefor. All sales of state lands for unpaid  taxes
or  assessments  for  local improvements or purposes are void. All taxes
and assessments legally made on state lands,  and  all  legal  rents  or
charges thereon, shall be audited by the comptroller and paid out of the
treasury.  On  or before January fifteenth the comptroller, in consulta-
tion with the board of real property TAX services and other agencies  as
may  be appropriate, shall submit to the governor and the legislature an
annual accounting of taxes and assessments paid pursuant to this section
during the preceding and current fiscal  years.  Such  accounting  shall

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


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