assembly Bill A2696A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to veteran real property tax exemptions and state funding to localities that grant such exemptions

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 25, 2018 print number 2696a
Jan 25, 2018 amend and recommit to veterans' affairs
Jan 03, 2018 referred to veterans' affairs
Jan 20, 2017 referred to veterans' affairs

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A2696 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S786
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §458-a, add §1306-b, RPT L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A9867
2015-2016: A966, S1699
2019-2020: A1586, S6700
2021-2022: A3969, S3982

A2696 - Summary

Provides that real property tax exemptions authorized by school districts to eligible veterans do not shift taxes to other school district taxpayers or reduce school revenue.

A2696 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2696

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 20, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. ABINANTI, JAFFEE, ZEBROWSKI, SKOUFIS, BRINDISI,
  GUNTHER, SANTABARBARA, LUPARDO, STECK, BARRETT, MAYER  --  Multi-Spon-
  sored  by -- M.  of A. WALTER -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Veterans' Affairs

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation to veteran alter-
  native tax exemptions

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

  Section  1.  Section  458-a of the real property tax law is amended by
adding two new subdivisions 11 and 12 to read as follows:
  11. THE ASSESSED VALUE OF  ANY  EXEMPTION  GRANTED  PURSUANT  TO  THIS
SECTION SHALL BE ENTERED BY THE ASSESSOR ON THE ASSESSMENT ROLL WITH THE
TAXABLE PROPERTY, WITH THE AMOUNT OF THE EXEMPTION ENTERED IN A SEPARATE
COLUMN.
  12.  THE  EXEMPTION  AUTHORIZED  BY THIS SECTION SHALL HAVE THE EFFECT
SPECIFIED IN  SECTION  THIRTEEN  HUNDRED  SIX-B  OF  THIS  CHAPTER.  THE
EXEMPTION  SHALL  NOT BE CONSIDERED WHEN DETERMINING STATE AID TO EDUCA-
TION PURSUANT TO SECTION THIRTY-SIX HUNDRED TWO OF  THE  EDUCATION  LAW,
WHEN  DETERMINING  SCHOOL  DISTRICT  DEBT  LIMITS  PURSUANT TO LAW, WHEN
DETERMINING THE AMOUNT OF TAXES TO BE LEVIED BY OR ON BEHALF OF A SCHOOL
DISTRICT, WHEN CALCULATING TAX RATES FOR A SCHOOL DISTRICT, WHEN  APPOR-
TIONING TAXES BETWEEN OR AMONG SCHOOL DISTRICTS, WHEN APPORTIONING TAXES
AMONG CLASSES IN A SPECIAL ASSESSING UNIT UNDER ARTICLE EIGHTEEN OF THIS
CHAPTER,  OR  WHEN  APPORTIONING  TAXES  BETWEEN  CLASSES IN AN APPROVED
ASSESSING UNIT UNDER ARTICLE NINETEEN OF THIS CHAPTER.
  § 2. The real property tax law is amended  by  adding  a  new  section
1306-b to read as follows:
  §  1306-B.    EFFECT  OF  VETERANS  ALTERNATIVE  EXEMPTION UPON SCHOOL
DISTRICT TAXES; STATE AID. 1. LEVY OF TAXES; DETERMINATION OF TAXES DUE.
THE AMOUNT OF TAXES TO BE LEVIED FOR ANY SCHOOL YEAR SHALL BE DETERMINED
WITHOUT REGARD TO THE FACT THAT STATE AID WILL BE  PAYABLE  PURSUANT  TO

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

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A2696A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S786
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §458-a, add §1306-b, RPT L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A9867
2015-2016: A966, S1699
2019-2020: A1586, S6700
2021-2022: A3969, S3982

A2696A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that real property tax exemptions authorized by school districts to eligible veterans do not shift taxes to other school district taxpayers or reduce school revenue.

A2696A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 2696--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 20, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. ABINANTI, JAFFEE, ZEBROWSKI, SKOUFIS, BRINDISI,
  GUNTHER, SANTABARBARA, LUPARDO,  STECK,  BARRETT,  MAYER,  WALLACE  --
  Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. WALTER -- read once and referred to the
  Committee  on  Veterans'  Affairs  --  recommitted to the Committee on
  Veterans' Affairs in accordance  with  Assembly  Rule  3,  sec.  2  --
  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 veteran alter-
  native tax exemptions

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

  Section  1.  Section  458-a of the real property tax law is amended by
adding two new subdivisions 11 and 12 to read as follows:
  11. THE ASSESSED VALUE OF  ANY  EXEMPTION  GRANTED  PURSUANT  TO  THIS
SECTION SHALL BE ENTERED BY THE ASSESSOR ON THE ASSESSMENT ROLL WITH THE
TAXABLE PROPERTY, WITH THE AMOUNT OF THE EXEMPTION ENTERED IN A SEPARATE
COLUMN.
  12.  THE  EXEMPTION  AUTHORIZED  BY THIS SECTION SHALL HAVE THE EFFECT
SPECIFIED IN  SECTION  THIRTEEN  HUNDRED  SIX-B  OF  THIS  CHAPTER.  THE
EXEMPTION  SHALL  NOT BE CONSIDERED WHEN DETERMINING STATE AID TO EDUCA-
TION PURSUANT TO SECTION THIRTY-SIX HUNDRED TWO OF  THE  EDUCATION  LAW,
WHEN  DETERMINING  SCHOOL  DISTRICT  DEBT  LIMITS  PURSUANT TO LAW, WHEN
DETERMINING THE AMOUNT OF TAXES TO BE LEVIED BY OR ON BEHALF OF A SCHOOL
DISTRICT, WHEN CALCULATING TAX RATES FOR A SCHOOL DISTRICT, WHEN  APPOR-
TIONING TAXES BETWEEN OR AMONG SCHOOL DISTRICTS, WHEN APPORTIONING TAXES
AMONG CLASSES IN A SPECIAL ASSESSING UNIT UNDER ARTICLE EIGHTEEN OF THIS
CHAPTER,  OR  WHEN  APPORTIONING  TAXES  BETWEEN  CLASSES IN AN APPROVED
ASSESSING UNIT UNDER ARTICLE NINETEEN OF THIS CHAPTER.
  § 2. The real property tax law is amended  by  adding  a  new  section
1306-b to read as follows:

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