senate Bill S874

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Establishes a green development neighborhood tax exemption

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 21, 2018 referred to real property taxation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 13, 2018 advanced to third reading
Feb 12, 2018 2nd report cal.
Feb 06, 2018 1st report cal.388
Jan 03, 2018 referred to local government
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 05, 2017 referred to real property taxation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 01, 2017 amended on third reading (t) 874a
Feb 07, 2017 advanced to third reading
Feb 06, 2017 2nd report cal.
Jan 31, 2017 1st report cal.116
Jan 05, 2017 referred to local government

Votes

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Feb 6, 2018 - Local Government committee Vote

S874A
9
0
committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Feb 6, 2018

Jan 31, 2017 - Local Government committee Vote

S874
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committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Local Government Committee Vote: Jan 31, 2017

S874 - Details

Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §431, RPT L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S6664
2013-2014: S1710
2015-2016: S5013
2019-2020: S2900
2021-2022: S49

S874 - Summary

Establishes a green development neighborhood tax exemption.

S874 - Sponsor Memo

S874 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                    874
 
                        2017-2018 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              January 5, 2017
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  ORTT  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government
 
 AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation to establishing a
   green development home tax 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. GREEN DEVELOPMENT HOME TAX EXEMPTION.    1.  AS  USED  IN  THIS
 SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
   (A)  "MUNICIPALITY" MEANS ANY TOWN, CITY OR VILLAGE, EXCEPT FOR A CITY
 HAVING MORE THAN ONE MILLION INHABITANTS.
   (B) "APPLICANT" MEANS ANY PERSON OBLIGATED TO PAY REAL PROPERTY  TAXES
 ON  THE  PROPERTY  FOR WHICH AN EXEMPTION FROM REAL PROPERTY TAXES UNDER
 THIS SECTION IS SOUGHT.
   (C) "CERTIFIED SILVER" SHALL MEAN (I) CERTIFIED BY THE  NAHB  NATIONAL
 GREEN  BUILDING  CERTIFICATION  PROGRAM  AT A PERFORMANCE POINT LEVEL OF
 SILVER OR BETTER, OR (II) LEED FOR NEW CONSTRUCTION CERTIFIED SILVER  OR
 BETTER.
   (D)   "GREEN  DEVELOPMENT  NEIGHBORHOOD"  SHALL  MEAN  A  SUBDIVISION,
 CONSISTING OF NEW ONE, TWO OR THREE FAMILY RESIDENCES THAT IS (A) EITHER
 A GREEN DEVELOPMENT OR  LEED-ND  CERTIFIED,  AND  (B)  SUBJECT  TO  DEED
 RESTRICTIONS  OR OTHER COVENANTS RUNNING WITH THE LAND WHICH REQUIRE ALL
 RESIDENCES WITHIN THE SUBDIVISION TO BE CONSTRUCTED SO AS TO  BE  CERTI-
 FIED SILVER.
   (E)  "GREEN  DEVELOPMENT"  SHALL MEAN A SUBDIVISION DEVELOPMENT WITH A
 PERFORMANCE POINT LEVEL OF FOUR STARS AS RATED BY THE NAHB.
   (F) "LEED" SHALL MEAN THE UNITED STATES GREEN BUILDING COUNCIL LEADER-
 SHIP IN ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL DESIGN RATING SYSTEM.
   (G) "RESIDENCE" SHALL MEAN A ONE,  TWO  OR  THREE  FAMILY  RESIDENTIAL
 STRUCTURE.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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S874A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §431, RPT L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S6664
2013-2014: S1710
2015-2016: S5013
2019-2020: S2900
2021-2022: S49

S874A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a green development neighborhood tax exemption.

S874A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S874A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  874--A
     Cal. No. 116
 
                        2017-2018 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              January 5, 2017
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  ORTT  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed  to  the  Committee  on  Local  Government  --
   reported  favorably  from  said committee, ordered to first and second
   report, ordered to a third reading,  amended  and  ordered  reprinted,
   retaining its place in the order of third reading

 AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation to establishing a
   green development neighborhood tax 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.  GREEN  DEVELOPMENT NEIGHBORHOOD TAX EXEMPTION.  1. AS USED IN
 THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
   (A) "MUNICIPAL CORPORATION" MEANS ANY TOWN, CITY  OR  VILLAGE,  EXCEPT
 FOR A CITY HAVING MORE THAN ONE MILLION INHABITANTS.
   (B)  "APPLICANT" MEANS ANY PERSON OBLIGATED TO PAY REAL PROPERTY TAXES
 ON THE PROPERTY FOR WHICH AN EXEMPTION FROM REAL  PROPERTY  TAXES  UNDER
 THIS SECTION IS SOUGHT.
   (C)  "CERTIFIED  SILVER" SHALL MEAN (I) NGBS SILVER LEVEL CERTIFIED BY
 HOME INNOVATION RESEARCH LABS  AT  A  PERFORMANCE  LEVEL  OF  SILVER  OR
 BETTER, OR (II) LEED FOR NEW CONSTRUCTION CERTIFIED SILVER OR BETTER.
   (D)   "GREEN  DEVELOPMENT  NEIGHBORHOOD"  SHALL  MEAN  A  SUBDIVISION,
 CONSISTING OF NEW ONE, TWO OR THREE FAMILY RESIDENCES THAT IS (A) EITHER
 A NGBS GREEN CERTIFIED LAND DEVELOPMENT OR LEED-ND  CERTIFIED,  AND  (B)
 SUBJECT  TO  DEED  RESTRICTIONS OR OTHER COVENANTS RUNNING WITH THE LAND
 WHICH REQUIRE ALL RESIDENCES WITHIN THE SUBDIVISION TO BE CONSTRUCTED SO
 AS TO BE CERTIFIED SILVER OR BETTER.
   (E) "NGBS GREEN CERTIFIED LAND  DEVELOPMENT"  SHALL  MEAN  A  NATIONAL
 GREEN BUILDING STANDARD GREEN SUBDIVISION WITH A CERTIFICATION ISSUED BY
 HOME INNOVATION RESEARCH LABS.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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