assembly Bill A1747

2017-2018 Legislative Session

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

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Jan 03, 2018 referred to real property taxation
Jan 12, 2017 referred to real property taxation

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A1747 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §546-a, RPT L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A10126
2019-2020: A4284

A1747 (ACTIVE) - Summary

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

A1747 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1747

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 12, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  JENNE,  BARRETT,  HOOPER,  JAFFEE, ABINANTI,
  LAWRENCE, CROUCH, COOK -- Multi-Sponsored  by  --  M.  of  A.  HIKIND,
  MAGEE, THIELE -- read once and referred to the Committee on Real Prop-
  erty Taxation

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:
  §  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 COMMISSIONER SHALL CREATE THE  FORM  OF  APPLICATION  A  PUBLIC
SCHOOL  DISTRICT  MUST  USE  WHEN  MAKING  A SUBMISSION PURSUANT TO THIS
SECTION. THE COMMISSIONER 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 COMMISSIONER.
  3. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL MAKE PAYMENTS, THE AGGREGATE OF WHICH  SHALL
NOT  EXCEED  TWO  MILLION  FIVE  HUNDRED  THOUSAND DOLLARS PER YEAR, PER
PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT, 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) SCHOOL DISTRICTS WHERE  MORE  THAN  FORTY  PERCENT  OF  THE  TOTAL
ASSESSED  VALUE OF REAL PROPERTY THEREIN IS OWNED BY TAX EXEMPT ENTITIES
SHALL RECEIVE  A  MAXIMUM  OF  FIVE  HUNDRED  THOUSAND  DOLLARS;  SCHOOL
DISTRICTS WHERE MORE THAN FORTY-FIVE PERCENT OF THE TOTAL ASSESSED VALUE
OF REAL PROPERTY THEREIN IS OWNED BY TAX EXEMPT ENTITIES SHALL RECEIVE A
MAXIMUM  OF SEVEN HUNDRED FIFTY THOUSAND DOLLARS; SCHOOL DISTRICTS WHERE

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