senate Bill S8143

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the alternative veterans property tax exemption

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Veterans, Homeland Security And Military Affairs Committee


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Mar 30, 2020 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

S8143 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6966
Current Committee:
Senate Veterans, Homeland Security And Military Affairs
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §458-a, RPT L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S4387
2013-2014: S3931, A7704
2015-2016: S3134, A4455
2017-2018: S959, A6252
2021-2022: A5612

S8143 (ACTIVE) - Summary

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

S8143 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8143 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8143

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 30, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  PARKER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military 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

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