assembly Bill A8920

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Repeals chapter 501 of the laws of 2017; directs the commissioner of tax and finance to submit a report relating to public utility mass real property

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via S7301 - Signed by Governor


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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Oct 02, 2018 signed chap.315
Sep 20, 2018 delivered to governor
May 22, 2018 returned to senate
passed assembly
May 07, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.802
substituted for a8920
May 07, 2018 substituted by s7301
Apr 26, 2018 advanced to third reading cal.802
Apr 24, 2018 reported
Jan 23, 2018 reported referred to ways and means
Jan 08, 2018 referred to real property taxation

A8920 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7301
Law Section:
Real Property
Laws Affected:
Rpld Chap 501 of 2017

A8920 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Repeals provisions amending the real property tax law relating to establishing an energy-related public utility mass real property central assessment pilot program; directs the commissioner of taxation and finance to submit a report relating to public utility mass real property.

A8920 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8920

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             January 8, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. GALEF -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Real Property Taxation

AN ACT directing the commissioner of taxation and finance  to  submit  a
  report  relating  to  public utility mass real property; and to repeal
  chapter 501 of the laws of 2017, amending the real  property  tax  law
  relating  to  establishing  an energy-related public utility mass real
  property central assessment pilot program

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

  Section 1. Chapter 501 of the laws of 2017, amending the real property
tax  law  relating to establishing an energy-related public utility mass
real property central assessment pilot program, is REPEALED.
  § 2. On or before May  1,  2018,  the  commissioner  of  taxation  and
finance,  after  consulting with the department of public service, shall
submit to the governor, the temporary president of the  senate  and  the
speaker  of the assembly a written report analyzing the economic, policy
and legal objectives that would be served by establishing an  assessment
ceiling  program  for  all  public utility mass real property within the
state. Such report shall include, without limitation, an analysis of the
potential impact upon the taxable assessed valuations of public  utility
mass  real  property throughout the state, the potential impact upon the
real property taxes of the owners of public utility mass  real  property
throughout  the state, the potential impact upon the real property rates
and revenues of those local governments in which a  significant  portion
of  the  tax  base  consists  of  public utility mass real property; any
significant administrative benefits or challenges such a  program  might
present;  and any other potential advantages and disadvantages that such
a program might present. Such report  shall  also  address  how  such  a
program  would  specifically  impact  the  distribution  of taxes within
assessing units with a population of one million of more.
  § 3. Such report shall be informed to the extent  practicable  by  the
observations  and experiences obtained by the department of taxation and
finance in the course of the implementation and  administration  of  the
assessment  ceilings  program  established by chapter 475 of the laws of

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets