Senate Bill S3195

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Establishes a capped property school tax rate for persons seventy years of age or older who meet the eligibility requirements for the enhanced STAR exemption

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

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2017-S3195 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2533
Current Committee:
Assembly Real Property Taxation
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §431, RPT L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S3195, A2533

2017-S3195 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a capped real property school tax rate for persons seventy years of age or older who meet the eligibility requirements for the enhanced school tax relief exemption.

2017-S3195 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

2017-S3195 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                            
 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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     S. 3195                                                  A. 2533
 
                        2017-2018 Regular Sessions
 
                       S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 20, 2017
                                ___________
 
 IN  SENATE  --  Introduced  by Sens. LAVALLE, GALLIVAN, MURPHY, RITCHIE,
   SERINO, SEWARD, YOUNG -- read twice  and  ordered  printed,  and  when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Aging
 
 IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. ENGLEBRIGHT, MONTESANO, BENEDETTO,
   ABBATE,  PAULIN  --  Multi-Sponsored  by -- M. of A. GUNTHER, LUPARDO,
   MAGEE, McDONOUGH, RA, RAIA, RAMOS, THIELE -- read once and referred to
   the Committee on Real Property Taxation
 
 AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation to establishing a
   capped real property school tax rate for persons seventy years of  age
   or  older  who meet the eligibility requirements for the enhanced STAR
   exemption
 
   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 431 to read as follows:
   § 431. PERSONS SEVENTY YEARS OF AGE  OR  OVER;  CAPPED  REAL  PROPERTY
 SCHOOL  TAX RATE. 1. (A) RESIDENTIAL REAL PROPERTY OWNED AND OCCUPIED BY
 ONE OR MORE PERSONS, EACH OF WHOM IS SEVENTY YEARS OF AGE  OR  OVER  AND
 MEETS  EACH  OF  THE  REQUIREMENTS FOR THE ENHANCED EXEMPTION FOR SENIOR
 CITIZENS SET FORTH IN SECTION FOUR HUNDRED TWENTY-FIVE OF THIS  ARTICLE,
 OR RESIDENTIAL REAL PROPERTY OWNED AND OCCUPIED BY HUSBAND AND WIFE, ONE
 OF  WHOM  IS SEVENTY YEARS OF AGE OR OVER AND MEETS EACH OF THE REQUIRE-
 MENTS FOR THE ENHANCED  EXEMPTION  FOR  SENIOR  CITIZENS  SET  FORTH  IN
 SECTION  FOUR HUNDRED TWENTY-FIVE OF THIS ARTICLE, SHALL BE ELIGIBLE FOR
 THE CAPPED REAL PROPERTY SCHOOL TAX RATE  SET  FORTH  IN  THIS  SECTION,
 PROVIDED  THE SCHOOL DISTRICT, AFTER PUBLIC HEARING, ADOPTS A RESOLUTION
 PROVIDING THEREFOR.
   (B) FOR PURPOSES OF THIS  SECTION,  THE  TERM  "CAPPED  REAL  PROPERTY
 SCHOOL TAX RATE" SHALL MEAN THE LOWER OF:
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD03170-01-7
              

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