senate Bill S6949

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to privately owned water-works corporations

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 committed to rules
Jan 30, 2018 advanced to third reading
Jan 29, 2018 2nd report cal.
Jan 23, 2018 1st report cal.279
Jan 03, 2018 referred to local government
Nov 17, 2017 referred to rules

Votes

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Jan 23, 2018 - Local Government committee Vote

S6949
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Local Government Committee Vote: Jan 23, 2018

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S6949 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8790
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §485-d, RPT L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2019-2020: A4111
2021-2022: A4923

S6949 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that real property owned by private water-works corporations shall be wholly or partially exempt from taxation.

S6949 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6949 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6949

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            November 17, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MARCELLINO  -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the real property tax  law,  in  relation  to  privately
  owned water-works corporations

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

  Section 1. Section 485-d of the real property tax  law,  as  added  by
chapter 726 of the laws of 1985, is amended to read as follows:
  § 485-d. Water-works corporations. 1. Real property situated in a city
with  a  population of one million or more owned by a water-works corpo-
ration subject to the provisions of the  public  service  law  and  used
exclusively  for  the  sale,  furnishing  and  distribution of water for
domestic, commercial and public purposes, shall be wholly  or  partially
exempt  from  taxation  provided that the local legislative body of such
city within which such property  is  situated  adopts  a  local  law  so
providing.
  2. REAL PROPERTY OWNED BY A PRIVATE WATER-WORKS CORPORATION SUBJECT TO
THE  PROVISIONS  OF  THE PUBLIC SERVICE LAW AND USED EXCLUSIVELY FOR THE
SALE, FURNISHING AND DISTRIBUTION OF WATER FOR DOMESTIC, COMMERCIAL  AND
PUBLIC  PURPOSES,  SHALL  BE  WHOLLY  OR  PARTIALLY EXEMPT FROM TAXATION
PROVIDED THAT THE LOCAL LEGISLATIVE BODY OF  SUCH  CITY,  COUNTY,  TOWN,
VILLAGE OR SCHOOL DISTRICT WITHIN WHICH SUCH PROPERTY IS SITUATED ADOPTS
A LOCAL LAW SO PROVIDING.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13739-02-7

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