|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Apr 25, 2018||referred to education|
senate Bill S8267
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Education Committee
- In Committee
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S8267 (ACTIVE) - Details
S8267 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S8267 SPONSOR: ADDABBO TITLE OF BILL: An act amend the education law, in relation to excluding tax levies necessary for expenditures increasing school safety or security from the school district tax levy limit PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To exempt expenditures for increasing safety and security at schools from the Property Tax Cap. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Sections 1 and 2 amend section 2023-a of the Education Law by adding a provision to exempt expenditures increasing safety and security from the school district Property Tax Cap. Section 3 of the bill contains the effective date.
S8267 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8267 I N S E N A T E April 25, 2018 ___________ Introduced by Sen. ADDABBO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Education AN ACT amend the education law, in relation to excluding tax levies necessary for expenditures increasing school safety or security from the school district tax levy limit THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subparagraphs (iii) and (iv) of paragraph i of subdivision 2 of section 2023-a of the education law, as added by section 2 of part A of chapter 97 of the laws of 2011, are amended and a new subparagraph (v) is added to read as follows: (iii) in years in which the normal contribution rate of the New York state teachers' retirement system, as defined by paragraph a of subdivi- sion two of section five hundred seventeen of this chapter, increases by more than two percentage points from the previous year, a tax levy necessary for expenditures for the coming fiscal year for school district employer contributions to the New York state teachers' retire- ment system caused by growth in the normal contribution rate minus two percentage points; [and] (iv) a capital tax levy[.]; AND (V) A TAX LEVY NECESSARY FOR EXPENDITURES INCREASING SCHOOL SAFETY OR SECURITY. § 2. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 6 of section 2023-a of the education law, as added by section 2 of part A of chapter 97 of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows: (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary, in the event the trustee, trustees or board of education of a school district that is subject to the provisions of this section proposes a budget that will require a tax levy that exceeds the tax levy limit for the corre- sponding school year, not including any levy necessary to support the expenditures pursuant to subparagraphs (i) through [(iv)] (V) of para- graph i of subdivision two of this section, then such budget shall be approved if sixty percent of the votes cast thereon are in the affirma- tive. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
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