senate Bill S6324

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to a cap on class share increases in certain cities

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Current Bill Status Via A8138 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Oct 25, 2019 signed chap.415
delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2019 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1792
substituted for s6324
Jun 19, 2019 substituted by a8138
ordered to third reading cal.1792
Jun 05, 2019 referred to rules

S6324 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8138
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1803-a, RPT L

S6324 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Imposes a cap on class share increases in a special assessing unit which is a city.

S6324 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6324 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6324

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 5, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. GOUNARDES -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN  ACT  to amend the real property tax law, in relation to the determi-
  nation of adjusted base proportions in special assessing  units  which
  are cities

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 1803-a of the  real  property  tax
law is amended by adding a new paragraph (gg) to read as follows:
  (GG)  NOTWITHSTANDING THE PROVISIONS OF PARAGRAPH (C) OF THIS SUBDIVI-
SION TO THE CONTRARY, IN A SPECIAL ASSESSING UNIT WHICH IS  A  CITY  AND
FOR  CURRENT BASE PROPORTIONS TO BE DETERMINED IN SUCH SPECIAL ASSESSING
UNIT'S FISCAL YEAR TWO THOUSAND TWENTY, THE CURRENT BASE  PROPORTION  OF
ANY  CLASS  SHALL  NOT  EXCEED  THE ADJUSTED BASE PROPORTION OR ADJUSTED
PROPORTION, WHICHEVER IS APPROPRIATE, OF THE IMMEDIATELY PRECEDING YEAR.
WHERE THE THE COMPUTATION PERFORMED PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH  (B)  OF  THIS
SUBDIVISION  WOULD  OTHERWISE  PRODUCE  SUCH  RESULT,  THE  CURRENT BASE
PROPORTION OF SUCH CLASS OR CLASSES SHALL BE LIMITED TO A  ZERO  PERCENT
INCREASE  AND  THE LEGISLATIVE BODY OF SUCH SPECIAL ASSESSING UNIT SHALL
ALTER THE CURRENT BASE PROPORTION OF ANY OR  ALL  REMAINING  CLASSES  SO
THAT THE SUM OF THE CURRENT BASE PROPORTIONS EQUALS ONE.
  §  2. In the event the special assessing unit which is a city has sent
out real property tax bills for its fiscal year  2020  before  this  act
shall  have become a law, the city shall take such actions as are neces-
sary, consistent with applicable state and  local  law,  to  effect  the
provisions  of  section  one of this act, including, but not limited to,
revising the current base proportions  and  adjusted  base  proportions,
resetting  the real property tax rates and sending amended real property
tax bills.  Provided, however, that nothing in this act shall be  deemed
to  affect the obligation of any taxpayer with respect to the payment of
any installment of real property tax for such fiscal year which was  due

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

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