senate Bill S6959

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to requiring notice where the tentative equalization rate varies more than five percentage points from the locally stated level of assessment

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Current Bill Status - 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
Jul 10, 2018 signed chap.115
Jun 28, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 06, 2018 returned to senate
passed assembly
May 22, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.878
substituted for a8805
Feb 05, 2018 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 30, 2018 advanced to third reading
Jan 29, 2018 2nd report cal.
Jan 23, 2018 1st report cal.281
Jan 03, 2018 referred to local government
Nov 27, 2017 referred to rules

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S6959 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8805
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง1204, RPT L

S6959 - Summary

Relates to requiring notice where the tentative equalization rate varies more than five percentage points from the locally stated level of assessment within ten days of reciept of such rate or filing of the tentative assessment roll.

S6959 - Sponsor Memo

S6959 - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 6959                                                  A. 8805

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            November 27, 2017
                               ___________

IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. AMEDORE -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

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

AN ACT to amend the real property tax  law,  in  relation  to  requiring
  notice  where  the  tentative  equalization rate varies more than five
  percentage points from the locally stated level of assessment

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

  Section  1.  Section  1204  of the real property tax law is amended by
adding a new subdivision 3 to read as follows:
  3. WHERE THE TENTATIVE EQUALIZATION RATE IS NOT WITHIN PLUS  OR  MINUS
FIVE  PERCENTAGE  POINTS  OF THE LOCALLY STATED LEVEL OF ASSESSMENT, THE
ASSESSOR SHALL PROVIDE NOTICE IN WRITING TO THE LOCAL GOVERNING BODY  OF
ANY  AFFECTED  TOWN,  CITY,  VILLAGE,  COUNTY AND SCHOOL DISTRICT OF THE
DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THE LOCALLY STATED LEVEL OF ASSESSMENT AND THE TENTA-
TIVE EQUALIZATION RATE.  SUCH NOTICE SHALL BE MADE WITHIN  TEN  DAYS  OF
THE  RECEIPT  OF  THE TENTATIVE EQUALIZATION RATE, OR WITHIN TEN DAYS OF
THE FILING OF THE TENTATIVE ASSESSMENT ROLL,  WHICHEVER  IS  LATER,  AND
SHALL PROVIDE THE DIFFERENCE IN THE INDICATED TOTAL FULL VALUE ESTIMATES
OF THE LOCALLY STATED LEVEL OF ASSESSMENT AND THE TENTATIVE EQUALIZATION
RATE  FOR THE TAXABLE PROPERTY WITHIN EACH AFFECTED TOWN, CITY, VILLAGE,
COUNTY AND SCHOOL DISTRICT, WHERE APPLICABLE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13811-01-7

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