assembly Bill A4284

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to providing state aid to public school districts in which tax exempt entities are situated

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Feb 04, 2019 referred to real property taxation

A4284 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §546-a, RPT L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A10126
2017-2018: A1747

A4284 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to providing state aid to public school districts in which tax exempt entities are situated.

A4284 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                  4284

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 4, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. WALLACE -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Real Property Taxation

AN ACT to amend the real property tax  law,  in  relation  to  providing
  state aid to certain public school districts in which tax exempt enti-
  ties  are  situated;  and  providing for the repeal of such provisions
  upon expiration thereof

  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 546-a to read as follows:
  § 546-A. STATE AID; EXEMPT LANDS OF TAX EXEMPT  ENTITIES.  1.  IN  ANY
PUBLIC  SCHOOL  DISTRICT  IN  WHICH MORE THAN TWENTY-FIVE PERCENT OF THE
TOTAL ASSESSED VALUE OF REAL PROPERTY  THEREIN,  AS  DETERMINED  BY  THE
ASSESSOR  OF  SUCH  DISTRICT, IS OWNED BY TAX EXEMPT ENTITIES, THE STATE
SHALL MAKE PAYMENTS TO THOSE PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICTS IN ACCORDANCE  WITH
THIS SECTION.
  2.  THE  COMMISSIONER  SHALL  CREATE  THE FORM OF APPLICATION A PUBLIC
SCHOOL DISTRICT MUST USE WHEN  MAKING  A  SUBMISSION  PURSUANT  TO  THIS
SECTION.  THE  COMMISSIONER  SHALL  ALSO ESTABLISH THE DATE BY WHICH ALL
APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED. NO APPLICATIONS  FOR  PAYMENT  SHALL  BE
ACCEPTED AFTER THE DATE ESTABLISHED BY THE COMMISSIONER.
  3.  THE COMMISSIONER SHALL MAKE PAYMENTS, THE AGGREGATE OF WHICH SHALL
NOT EXCEED TWO MILLION FIVE  HUNDRED  THOUSAND  DOLLARS  PER  YEAR,  PER
PUBLIC  SCHOOL  DISTRICT,  ELIGIBLE  PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS
SECTION, THAT HAVE MADE  TIMELY  APPLICATION  THEREFOR.  FOR  EACH  SUCH
PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT, THE PAYMENT SHALL BE COMPUTED AS FOLLOWS:
  (A)  SCHOOL  DISTRICTS  WHERE  MORE  THAN  FORTY  PERCENT OF THE TOTAL
ASSESSED VALUE OF REAL PROPERTY THEREIN IS OWNED BY TAX EXEMPT  ENTITIES
SHALL  RECEIVE  A  MAXIMUM  OF  FIVE  HUNDRED  THOUSAND  DOLLARS; SCHOOL
DISTRICTS WHERE MORE THAN FORTY-FIVE PERCENT OF THE TOTAL ASSESSED VALUE
OF REAL PROPERTY THEREIN IS OWNED BY TAX EXEMPT ENTITIES SHALL RECEIVE A
MAXIMUM OF SEVEN HUNDRED FIFTY THOUSAND DOLLARS; SCHOOL DISTRICTS  WHERE
MORE  THAN  FIFTY  PERCENT  OF THE TOTAL ASSESSED VALUE OF REAL PROPERTY
THEREIN IS OWNED BY TAX EXEMPT ENTITIES SHALL RECEIVE A MAXIMUM  OF  ONE

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