senate Bill S4115

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to tax exemptions for properties in violation of zoning laws

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to local government
Feb 28, 2019 referred to local government

S4115 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1976
Current Committee:
Senate Local Government
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §420-a, RPT L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S8133, A3927
2021-2022: S3965, A2011

S4115 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits tax exemptions for properties in violation of zoning laws.

S4115 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4115 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4115

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 28, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government

AN ACT to amend the real property tax  law,  in  relation  to  nonprofit
  organizations mandatory class

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 1 of section 420-a of the real
property tax law, as amended by chapter 919 of  the  laws  of  1981,  is
amended to read as follows:
  (b)  Real property such as specified in paragraph (a) of this subdivi-
sion shall not be exempt if any  officer,  member  or  employee  of  the
owning corporation or association shall receive or may be lawfully enti-
tled to receive any pecuniary profit from the operations thereof, except
reasonable  compensation  for  services in effecting one or more of such
purposes,  or  as  proper  beneficiaries  of  its  strictly   charitable
purposes; or if the organization thereof for any such avowed purposes be
a  guise or pretense for directly or indirectly making any other pecuni-
ary profit for such corporation or association or for any of its members
or employees; or if it be not  in  good  faith  organized  or  conducted
exclusively  for  one  or  more  of such purposes; OR IF SUCH PURPOSE IN
WHICH THE REAL PROPERTY IS BEING USED  IS  IN  VIOLATION  OF  APPLICABLE
LOCAL ZONING LAWS.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06286-01-9

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