assembly Bill A6966

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the alternative veterans property tax exemption

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Jan 08, 2020 referred to veterans' affairs
Mar 29, 2019 referred to veterans' affairs

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A6966 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8143
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §458-a, RPT L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S4387
2013-2014: A7704, S3931
2015-2016: A4455, S3134
2017-2018: A6252, S959
2021-2022: A5612

A6966 (ACTIVE) - Summary

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

A6966 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                  6966

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 29, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. RAMOS, LAVINE, CUSICK -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Veterans' 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.
                                                           LBD07619-01-9