senate Bill S959

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the alternative veterans property tax exemption

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 21, 2018 referred to veterans' affairs
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 28, 2018 advanced to third reading
Feb 27, 2018 2nd report cal.
Feb 13, 2018 1st report cal.509
Jan 03, 2018 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 23, 2017 referred to veterans' affairs
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 30, 2017 advanced to third reading
Jan 24, 2017 2nd report cal.
Jan 23, 2017 1st report cal.51
Jan 05, 2017 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

Votes

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Feb 12, 2018 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S959
13
0
committee
13
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee Vote: Feb 12, 2018

Jan 23, 2017 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S959
13
0
committee
13
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee Vote: Jan 23, 2017

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S959 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6252
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §458-a, RPT L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S4387
2013-2014: S3931, A7704
2015-2016: S3134, A4455
2019-2020: A6966

S959 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the alternative veterans property tax exemption and authorizes active members of the military to apply for such exemption.

S959 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S959 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   959

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 5, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  CROCI,  ADDABBO, LARKIN, MURPHY -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs

AN  ACT  to amend the real property tax law, in relation to the alterna-
  tive veterans property tax exemption

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

  Section  1.    Subdivision 1 of section 458-a of the real property tax
law is amended by adding a new paragraph (h) to read as follows:
  (H) "ACTIVE MILITARY SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES" AND "IN  THE  ARMED
FORCES OF THE UNITED STATES" SHALL MEAN FULL-TIME DUTY IN THE ARMY, NAVY
(INCLUDING MARINE CORPS), AIR FORCE OR COAST GUARD OF THE UNITED STATES.
  § 2. Paragraph (d) of subdivision 2 of section 458-a of the real prop-
erty  tax  law  is amended by adding a new subparagraph (iii) to read as
follows:
  (III) THE EXEMPTION FROM TAXATION PROVIDED BY THIS  SUBDIVISION  SHALL
BE  APPLICABLE  TO INDIVIDUALS ENGAGED IN ACTIVE MILITARY SERVICE OF THE
UNITED STATES AND THOSE IN THE ARMED FORCES OF THE UNITED STATE  IF  THE
GOVERNING  BODY OF THE COUNTY, CITY, TOWN, VILLAGE OR SCHOOL DISTRICT IN
WHICH THE PROPERTY IS LOCATED, AFTER PUBLIC HEARINGS,  ADOPTS  A  RESOL-
UTION  PROVIDING  SUCH  EXTENSION  OF THE EXEMPTION PROVIDED PURSUANT TO
THIS SECTION. THE PROCEDURE FOR SUCH HEARING  AND  RESOLUTION  SHALL  BE
CONDUCTED  SEPARATELY FROM THE PROCEDURE FOR ANY HEARING OR LOCAL LAW OR
RESOLUTION CONDUCTED PURSUANT TO SUBPARAGRAPH (II)  OF  THIS  PARAGRAPH,
PARAGRAPH  (B) OF SUBDIVISION FOUR, PARAGRAPH (D) OF SUBDIVISION SIX AND
PARAGRAPH (B) OF SUBDIVISION SEVEN OF THIS SECTION.
  § 3. This act shall take effect on the first of January next  succeed-
ing  the  date  upon which it shall have become a law and shall apply to
assessment rolls prepared on the basis of taxable status dates occurring
on or after such effective date.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00541-01-7

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