senate Bill S5056C

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Grants real property tax abatement to rent-controlled or rent regulated properties when the maximum authorized rent exceeds 1/2 of the tenants' household income

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 11, 2016 referred to aging
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.538
committee discharged and committed to rules
Apr 08, 2016 print number 5056c
amend (t) and recommit to housing, construction and community development
Jan 22, 2016 print number 5056b
amend and recommit to housing, construction and community development
Jan 06, 2016 referred to housing, construction and community development
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 20, 2015 referred to aging
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 18, 2015 ordered to third reading cal.726
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 06, 2015 print number 5056a
amend (t) and recommit to housing, construction and community development
Apr 29, 2015 referred to housing, construction and community development

Votes

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Apr 11, 2016 - Rules committee Vote

S5056C
24
0
committee
24
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 18, 2015 - Rules committee Vote

S5056A
17
0
committee
17
Aye
0
Nay
8
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

S5056 - Details

Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§467-b & 467-c, RPT L

S5056 - Summary

Authorizes application of the property tax abatement for rent-controlled or rent regulated properties occupied by senior citizens or disabled persons, to those units occupied by tenants paying the maximum allowable rent when such rent exceeds 1/2 of the household income.

S5056 - Sponsor Memo

S5056 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5056

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 29, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  YOUNG,  GOLDEN,  LANZA  -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Housing,
  Construction and Community Development

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation to tax abatements
  for dwelling units occupied by certain persons residing in  rent-cont-
  rolled or rent regulated properties

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

  Section 1. The section heading of section 467-b of the  real  property
tax  law, as amended by section 1 of chapter 188 of the laws of 2005, is
amended to read as follows:
  Tax abatement for rent-controlled and rent regulated property occupied
by senior citizens or persons with  disabilities  OR  PERSONS  PAYING  A
MAXIMUM  RENT  OR  LEGAL  REGULATED  RENT  WHICH EXCEEDS ONE-HALF OF THE
COMBINED INCOME OF ALL MEMBERS OF THEIR HOUSEHOLD.
  S 2. Paragraph b of subdivision 1 of section 467-b of the real proper-
ty tax law, as amended by section 1 of chapter 188 of the laws of  2005,
is amended to read as follows:
  b.  "Head  of the household" means a person (i) who is sixty-two years
of age or older, or (ii) who qualifies as a  person  with  a  disability
pursuant  to subdivision five of this section, OR (III) WHO PAYS A MAXI-
MUM RENT OR LEGAL REGULATED RENT WHICH EXCEEDS ONE-HALF OF THE  COMBINED
INCOME  OF  ALL  MEMBERS  OF  THEIR  HOUSEHOLD,  and  is entitled to the
possession or to the use or occupancy of a dwelling unit;
  S 3. Subdivision 2 of section 467-b of the real property tax  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  747  of  the  laws  of 1985, is amended to read as
follows:
  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 said municipal corporation

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09892-02-5

Co-Sponsors

S5056A - Details

Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§467-b & 467-c, RPT L

S5056A - Summary

Authorizes application of the property tax abatement for rent-controlled or rent regulated properties occupied by senior citizens or disabled persons, to those units occupied by tenants paying the maximum allowable rent when such rent exceeds 1/2 of the household income.

S5056A - Sponsor Memo

S5056A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5056--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 29, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  YOUNG,  GOLDEN,  LANZA  -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Housing,
  Construction and Community Development -- committee  discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation to tax abatements
  for dwelling units occupied by certain persons residing in  rent-cont-
  rolled or rent regulated properties; and providing state aid to cities
  affected by such tax abatements

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

  Section 1. The section heading of section 467-b of the  real  property
tax  law, as amended by section 1 of chapter 188 of the laws of 2005, is
amended to read as follows:
  Tax abatement for rent-controlled and rent regulated property occupied
by senior citizens or persons with  disabilities  OR  PERSONS  PAYING  A
MAXIMUM  RENT  OR  LEGAL  REGULATED  RENT  WHICH EXCEEDS ONE-HALF OF THE
COMBINED INCOME OF ALL MEMBERS OF THEIR HOUSEHOLD.
  S 2. Paragraph b of subdivision 1 of section 467-b of the real proper-
ty tax law, as amended by section 1 of chapter 188 of the laws of  2005,
is amended to read as follows:
  b.  "Head  of the household" means a person (i) who is sixty-two years
of age or older, or (ii) who qualifies as a  person  with  a  disability
pursuant  to subdivision five of this section, OR (III) WHO PAYS A MAXI-
MUM RENT OR LEGAL REGULATED RENT WHICH EXCEEDS ONE-HALF OF THE  COMBINED
INCOME  OF  ALL  MEMBERS  OF  THEIR  HOUSEHOLD,  and  is entitled to the
possession or to the use or occupancy of a dwelling unit;
  S 3. Subdivision 2 of section 467-b of the real property tax  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  747  of  the  laws  of 1985, is amended to read as
follows:
  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 said municipal corporation

Co-Sponsors

S5056B - Details

Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§467-b & 467-c, RPT L

S5056B - Summary

Authorizes application of the property tax abatement for rent-controlled or rent regulated properties occupied by senior citizens or disabled persons, to those units occupied by tenants paying the maximum allowable rent when such rent exceeds 1/2 of the household income.

S5056B - Sponsor Memo

S5056B - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5056--B

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 29, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  YOUNG,  GOLDEN,  LANZA,  DILAN  -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Housing,   Construction   and   Community   Development  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to  said  committee  --  recommitted  to  the  Committee  on  Housing,
  Construction  and Community Development in accordance with Senate Rule
  6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted  as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation to tax abatements
  for  dwelling units occupied by certain persons residing in rent-cont-
  rolled or rent regulated properties; and providing state aid to cities
  affected by such tax abatements

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

  Section  1.  The section heading of section 467-b of the real property
tax law, as amended by section 1 of chapter 188 of the laws of 2005,  is
amended to read as follows:
  Tax abatement for rent-controlled and rent regulated property occupied
by  senior  citizens  or  persons  with disabilities OR PERSONS PAYING A
MAXIMUM RENT OR LEGAL REGULATED  RENT  WHICH  EXCEEDS  ONE-HALF  OF  THE
COMBINED INCOME OF ALL MEMBERS OF THEIR HOUSEHOLD.
  S 2. Paragraph b of subdivision 1 of section 467-b of the real proper-
ty  tax law, as amended by section 1 of chapter 188 of the laws of 2005,
is amended to read as follows:
  b. "Head of the household" means a person (i) who is  sixty-two  years
of  age  or  older,  or (ii) who qualifies as a person with a disability
pursuant to subdivision five of this section, OR (III) WHO PAYS A  MAXI-
MUM  RENT OR LEGAL REGULATED RENT WHICH EXCEEDS ONE-HALF OF THE COMBINED
INCOME OF ALL MEMBERS  OF  THEIR  HOUSEHOLD,  and  is  entitled  to  the
possession or to the use or occupancy of a dwelling unit;
  S  3.  Subdivision 2 of section 467-b of the real property tax law, as
amended by chapter 747 of the laws of 1985, paragraph (c)  as  added  by
chapter 553 of the laws of 2015, is amended to read as follows:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

Co-Sponsors

S5056C (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§467-b & 467-c, RPT L

S5056C (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes application of the property tax abatement for rent-controlled or rent regulated properties occupied by senior citizens or disabled persons, to those units occupied by tenants paying the maximum allowable rent when such rent exceeds 1/2 of the household income.

S5056C (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5056C (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5056--C

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 29, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  YOUNG,  GOLDEN,  LANZA,  DILAN  -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Housing,   Construction   and   Community   Development  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to  said  committee  --  recommitted  to  the  Committee  on  Housing,
  Construction  and Community Development in accordance with Senate Rule
  6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted  as
  amended  and  recommitted  to  said committee -- committee discharged,
  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended  and  recommitted  to  said
  committee

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation to tax abatements
  for  dwelling units occupied by certain persons residing in rent-cont-
  rolled or rent regulated properties

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

  Section  1.  The section heading of section 467-b of the real property
tax law, as amended by section 1 of chapter 188 of the laws of 2005,  is
amended to read as follows:
  Tax abatement for rent-controlled and rent regulated property occupied
by  senior  citizens  or  persons  with disabilities OR PERSONS PAYING A
MAXIMUM RENT OR LEGAL REGULATED  RENT  WHICH  EXCEEDS  ONE-HALF  OF  THE
COMBINED INCOME OF ALL MEMBERS OF THEIR HOUSEHOLD.
  S 2. Paragraph b of subdivision 1 of section 467-b of the real proper-
ty  tax law, as amended by section 1 of chapter 188 of the laws of 2005,
is amended to read as follows:
  b. "Head of the household" means a person (i) who is  sixty-two  years
of  age  or  older,  or (ii) who qualifies as a person with a disability
pursuant to subdivision five of this section, OR (III) WHO PAYS A  MAXI-
MUM  RENT OR LEGAL REGULATED RENT WHICH EXCEEDS ONE-HALF OF THE COMBINED
INCOME OF ALL MEMBERS  OF  THEIR  HOUSEHOLD,  and  is  entitled  to  the
possession or to the use or occupancy of a dwelling unit;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09892-07-6

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