senate Bill S5424

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Authorizes certain municipalities to add unpaid housing code violation penalties, costs and fines to such municipality's annual tax levy

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 16, 2016 referred to real property taxation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 07, 2016 advanced to third reading
Mar 02, 2016 2nd report cal.
Mar 01, 2016 1st report cal.262
Jan 06, 2016 referred to local government
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 16, 2015 referred to real property taxation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 08, 2015 advanced to third reading
Jun 03, 2015 2nd report cal.
Jun 02, 2015 1st report cal.1248
May 14, 2015 referred to local government

Votes

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Mar 1, 2016 - Local Government committee Vote

S5424
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Local Government Committee Vote: Mar 1, 2016

aye wr (1)

Jun 2, 2015 - Local Government committee Vote

S5424
8
0
committee
8
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Local Government Committee Vote: Jun 2, 2015

aye wr (1)

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S5424 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8103
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง901, RPT L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S1773, A1475
2019-2020: S3478, A3800
2021-2022: S5010, A1284

S5424 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes certain municipalities to add unpaid housing code violation penalties, costs and fines to such municipality's annual tax levy.

S5424 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5424 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5424

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 14, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. CARLUCCI, VALESKY -- 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 authorizing
  municipalities to add unpaid housing code violation  penalties,  costs
  and fines to the municipality's annual tax levy

  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 901 to read as follows:
  S 901. COLLECTION OF UNPAID HOUSING CODE VIOLATION PENALTIES; LEVY. 1.
NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  OTHER PROVISIONS OF ANY GENERAL, SPECIAL, OR LOCAL
LAW, CODE OR CHARTER, A MUNICIPALITY, EXCEPT THOSE HAVING  A  POPULATION
OF  ONE  MILLION  OR MORE, MAY COLLECT ANY UNPAID HOUSING CODE VIOLATION
PENALTIES, COSTS AND FINES THROUGH PLACEMENT BY THE OFFICIAL  AUTHORIZED
TO ADMINISTER A MUNICIPALITY'S ANNUAL TAX LEVY.
  2.  IN  ORDER  TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR PLACEMENT ON A MUNICIPALITY'S ANNUAL
TAX LEVY SUCH UNPAID HOUSING CODE VIOLATION PENALTIES, COSTS  AND  FINES
SHALL HAVE BEEN ADJUDICATED AND IMPOSED THROUGH A JUDGMENT IN A COURT OF
COMPETENT  JURISDICTION  ON AN OWNER OF REAL PROPERTY WITHIN THE MUNICI-
PALITY AND HAVE REMAINED UNPAID FOR ONE YEAR PRECEDING THE PLACEMENT  ON
THE MUNICIPALITY'S TAX LEVY.
  3. SUCH HOUSING CODE VIOLATION PENALTY, COST OR FINE SHALL BE SET DOWN
IN THE ANNUAL TAX LEVY UNDER THE HEADING UNCOLLECTED FINES AND PENALTIES
AND  SHALL  BE LEVIED, ENFORCED AND COLLECTED IN THE SAME MANNER, BY THE
SAME PROCEEDINGS, AT THE SAME TIME, UNDER THE SAME PENALTIES AND  HAVING
THE  SAME  LIEN  UPON THE PROPERTY ASSESSED AS THE GENERAL MUNICIPAL TAX
AND AS A PART THEREOF.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11109-01-5

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