senate Bill S2897

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Repeals provisions of law granting real property tax exemption to certain entities; repealer

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Local Government Committee

  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to local government
Jan 30, 2019 referred to local government


S2897 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Senate Local Government
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §429, RPT L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A6597
2015-2016: A3421
2017-2018: S8128, A5500

S2897 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Repeals provisions of law granting real property tax exemption to certain entities.

S2897 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2897 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                        2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                             I N  S E N A T E
                             January 30, 2019
 Introduced  by Sen. KAVANAGH -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government
 AN ACT to repeal section 429 of the real property tax  law  relating  to
   real property used for professional major league sports
   Section 1. Legislative intent. The legislature  hereby  declares  that
 any  provision  in  a  lease,  agreement or any other written instrument
 requiring that any taxes or their equivalent, set forth in such  instru-
 ment  in  the form of any charges of any kind whatsoever, imposed by any
 taxing authority, shall be made  the  obligation  of  any  person,  sole
 proprietorship, partnership, firm, corporation, limited liability compa-
 ny,  association,  franchise,  team, or any other entity, other than the
 owner or owners of such property, shall be deemed void as against public
   § 2. Section 429 of the real property tax law is REPEALED.
   § 3. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
 have become a law.

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


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