Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 17, 2020||
referred to real property taxation
Assembly Bill A9096
2019-2020 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2019-A9096 (ACTIVE) - Details
2019-A9096 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 9096 I N A S S E M B L Y January 17, 2020 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. CUSICK -- read once and referred to the Committee on Real Property Taxation AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation to establishing a real property tax exemption for certain certified first responders 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 466-k to read as follows: § 466-K. CERTIFIED FIRST RESPONDERS. 1. REAL PROPERTY OWNED BY A CERTIFIED FIRST RESPONDER WHO IS DISABLED AS A RESULT OF A CERTIFIED WORLD TRADE CENTER MEDICAL CONDITION SHALL BE EXEMPT FROM TAXATION TO THE EXTENT OF FIFTEEN PERCENT OF THE ASSESSED VALUE OF SUCH PROPERTY FOR CITY, VILLAGE, TOWN, PART TOWN, SPECIAL DISTRICT OR COUNTY PURPOSES, EXCLUSIVE OF SPECIAL ASSESSMENTS, PROVIDED THAT THE GOVERNING BODY OF A CITY, VILLAGE, TOWN OR COUNTY, AFTER A PUBLIC HEARING, ADOPTS A LOCAL LAW, ORDINANCE OR RESOLUTION PROVIDING THEREFOR; PROVIDED FURTHER, HOWEVER, THAT SUCH EXEMPTION SHALL IN NO EVENT EXCEED THREE THOUSAND DOLLARS MULTIPLIED BY THE LATEST STATE EQUALIZATION RATE FOR THE ASSESS- ING UNIT IN WHICH SUCH REAL PROPERTY IS LOCATED. 2. SUCH EXEMPTION SHALL NOT BE GRANTED TO A CERTIFIED FIRST RESPONDER WHO IS DISABLED AS A RESULT OF A CERTIFIED WORLD TRADE CENTER MEDICAL CONDITION UNLESS: (A) THE PROPERTY IS THE PRIMARY RESIDENCE OF THE APPLICANT; AND (B) THE PROPERTY IS USED EXCLUSIVELY FOR RESIDENTIAL PURPOSES; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT IN THE EVENT ANY PORTION OF SUCH PROPERTY IS NOT USED EXCLUSIVELY FOR THE APPLICANT'S RESIDENCE BUT IS USED FOR OTHER PURPOSES, SUCH PORTION SHALL BE SUBJECT TO TAXATION AND THE REMAINING PORTION ONLY SHALL BE ENTITLED TO THE EXEMPTION PROVIDED BY THIS SECTION. 3. APPLICATION FOR SUCH EXEMPTION SHALL BE FILED WITH THE ASSESSOR OR OTHER AGENCY, DEPARTMENT OR OFFICE DESIGNATED BY THE MUNICIPALITY OFFER- ING SUCH EXEMPTION ON OR BEFORE THE TAXABLE STATUS DATE ON A FORM AS PRESCRIBED BY THE COMMISSIONER. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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