senate Bill S128

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Provides a tax exemption on real property owned by active auxiliary police officers in local law enforcement agencies in certain counties

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Local Government Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to local government
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 14, 2019 referred to real property taxation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 03, 2019 advanced to third reading
May 30, 2019 2nd report cal.
May 29, 2019 1st report cal.929
Jan 09, 2019 referred to local government

S128 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1963
Current Committee:
Senate Local Government
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §465, RPT L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S9093, A8896

S128 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides a tax exemption on real property owned by active auxiliary police officers in local law enforcement agencies in certain counties.

S128 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S128 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   128

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 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  providing  a
  tax  exemption on real property owned by active auxiliary police offi-
  cers in local law enforcement agencies in certain counties

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

  Section  1.  The  real  property  tax  law  is amended by adding a new
section 465 to read as follows:
  § 465. VOLUNTEER AUXILIARY POLICE OFFICERS; CERTAIN COUNTIES. 1.  REAL
PROPERTY  OWNED  BY  AN  ACTIVE  AUXILIARY POLICE OFFICER IN A LOCAL LAW
ENFORCEMENT AGENCY OR SUCH ACTIVE OFFICER AND  SPOUSE  RESIDING  IN  ANY
COUNTY  HAVING  A POPULATION OF MORE THAN THREE HUNDRED TEN THOUSAND AND
LESS THAN THREE HUNDRED TWENTY THOUSAND, DETERMINED IN  ACCORDANCE  WITH
THE  LATEST  FEDERAL  DECENNIAL CENSUS, SHALL BE EXEMPT FROM TAXATION TO
THE EXTENT OF TEN PERCENT OF THE ASSESSED VALUE  OF  SUCH  PROPERTY  FOR
CITY,  VILLAGE, TOWN, PART TOWN, SPECIAL DISTRICT, SCHOOL DISTRICT, FIRE
DISTRICT OR COUNTY PURPOSES, EXCLUSIVE OF SPECIAL ASSESSMENTS,  PROVIDED
THAT  THE GOVERNING BODY OF A CITY, VILLAGE, TOWN, SCHOOL DISTRICT, FIRE
DISTRICT OR COUNTY, AFTER A PUBLIC HEARING, ADOPTS A  LOCAL  LAW,  ORDI-
NANCE  OR RESOLUTION PROVIDING THEREFOR, PROVIDED FURTHER, HOWEVER, THAT
SUCH EXEMPTION SHALL IN NO EVENT EXCEED THREE  THOUSAND  DOLLARS  MULTI-
PLIED  BY  THE  LATEST STATE EQUALIZATION RATE FOR THE ASSESSING UNIT IN
WHICH REAL PROPERTY IS LOCATED.
  2. SUCH EXEMPTION SHALL NOT BE GRANTED TO AN ACTIVE  AUXILIARY  POLICE
OFFICER  IN  A  LOCAL  LAW  ENFORCEMENT  AGENCY  RESIDING IN SUCH COUNTY
UNLESS:
  (A) THE APPLICANT RESIDES IN THE CITY, TOWN OR VILLAGE WHICH IS SERVED
BY SUCH AUXILIARY POLICE DEPARTMENT;
  (B) THE PROPERTY IS THE PRIMARY RESIDENCE OF THE APPLICANT;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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