senate Bill S1059

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to medical expenditure amounts and establishes limitations upon real property tax levies in cities of over 1,000,000

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Jan 10, 2019 referred to local government

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S1059 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6312
Current Committee:
Senate Local Government
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Part C §1, Chap 58 of 2005; add §§3-e & 3-f, Gen Muni L; amd §23, Munic Home R L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S8412
2021-2022: A4166

S1059 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to medical expenditure amounts and to county property tax levy reductions resulting from medical assistance program expenditure reductions; and limits, in cities having a population of one million or more, the annual increase in real property taxes.

S1059 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1059 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1059

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. YOUNG, AKSHAR, FELDER, FUNKE, LANZA, RITCHIE -- read
  twice  and  ordered  printed,  and when printed to be committed to the
  Committee on Local Government

AN ACT to amend chapter 58 of the laws of  2005  authorizing  reimburse-
  ments  for  expenditures  made  by  or  on  behalf  of social services
  districts for medical assistance for needy persons  and  the  adminis-
  tration   thereof,  in  relation  to  medical  assistance  expenditure
  amounts; to amend the general municipal law,  in  relation  to  county
  property tax levy reductions resulting from medical assistance program
  expenditure reductions; and to amend the general municipal law and the
  municipal  home rule law, in relation to establishing limitations upon
  real property tax levies in cities with a population of one million or
  more

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

  Section  1.  Section  1  of  part C of chapter 58 of the laws of 2005,
authorizing reimbursements for expenditures made  by  or  on  behalf  of
social  services  districts for medical assistance for needy persons and
the administration thereof is amended by adding a new subdivision  (c-2)
to read as follows:
  (C-2)  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  PROVISIONS OF SUBDIVISION (C) OR (C-1) OF
THIS SECTION TO THE CONTRARY, EFFECTIVE APRIL 1, 2020,  FOR  THE  PERIOD
JANUARY  1,  2020  THROUGH DECEMBER 31, 2020, AND FOR EACH CALENDAR YEAR
THEREAFTER, THE MEDICAL ASSISTANCE EXPENDITURE  AMOUNT  FOR  THE  SOCIAL
SERVICES  DISTRICT  FOR SUCH PERIOD SHALL BE THE GREATER OF (1) ZERO; OR
(2) THE PREVIOUS CALENDAR YEAR'S MEDICAL ASSISTANCE  EXPENDITURE  AMOUNT
MINUS  TEN  PERCENT OF THE MEDICAL ASSISTANCE EXPENDITURE AMOUNT FOR THE
PERIOD JANUARY 1, 2019 THROUGH DECEMBER 31, 2019.    PROVIDED,  HOWEVER,
THE  LOCAL  CONTRIBUTION  FOR A CITY WITH A POPULATION OF ONE MILLION OR
MORE SHALL NOT BE REDUCED BY MORE THAN TWO BILLION THREE HUNDRED MILLION
DOLLARS.

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

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