senate Bill S4024

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Enacts the "STAR credit bill of rights" and establishes the office of STAR ombudsman

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  • In Committee
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 03, 2019 referred to real property taxation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 29, 2019 advanced to third reading
amended 4024b
May 22, 2019 2nd report cal.
amended 4024a
May 21, 2019 1st report cal.860
Mar 26, 2019 reported and committed to finance
Feb 25, 2019 referred to budget and revenue

Votes

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May 21, 2019 - Finance committee Vote

S4024
20
0
committee
20
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mar 26, 2019 - committee Vote

S4024
5
0
committee
5
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Mar 26, 2019

aye wr (2)

Co-Sponsors

S4024 - Details

Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §606, Tax L

S4024 - Summary

Enacts the "STAR credit bill of rights"; establishes the office of STAR ombudsman.

S4024 - Sponsor Memo

S4024 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4024

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 25, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. HARCKHAM -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Budget and Revenue

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to enacting  the  "STAR  credit
  bill of rights" and establishing the office of STAR ombudsman

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as the "STAR cred-
it bill of rights".
  § 2. Subclauses (I), (II) and (III) of clause (i) of subparagraph  (B)
of  paragraph  10  of subsection (eee) of section 606 of the tax law, as
amended by section 2 of part TT of chapter 59 of the laws of  2017,  are
amended to read as follows:
  (I)  If the school district tax roll is filed with the commissioner on
or before July first, the determination of eligibility shall be made  by
July fifteenth, or as soon thereafter as is practicable, and the advance
payment  shall  be issued by July thirtieth, or as soon thereafter as is
practicable.  FOR EACH TAXPAYER IN SUCH SCHOOL DISTRICT THAT THE COMMIS-
SIONER DETERMINES TO BE INELIGIBLE FOR  SUCH  CREDIT,  THE  COMMISSIONER
SHALL  NOTIFY,  IN  WRITING,  SUCH TAXPAYER OF HIS OR HER INELIGIBILITY.
SUCH NOTICE SHALL BE MAILED TO THE TAXPAYER AND POSTMARKED NO LATER THAN
THREE DAYS BEFORE THE DATE SET FORTH IN THIS SUBCLAUSE.
  (II) If the school district tax roll is filed  with  the  commissioner
after  July first and on or before September first, the determination of
eligibility shall be made by September fifteenth, or as soon  thereafter
as  is practicable, and the advance payment shall be issued by September
thirtieth, or as soon thereafter as is practicable.   FOR EACH  TAXPAYER
IN  SUCH SCHOOL DISTRICT THAT THE COMMISSIONER DETERMINES TO BE INELIGI-
BLE FOR SUCH CREDIT, THE COMMISSIONER SHALL  NOTIFY,  IN  WRITING,  SUCH
TAXPAYER  OF  HIS  OR HER INELIGIBILITY.  SUCH NOTICE SHALL BE MAILED TO
THE TAXPAYER AND POSTMARKED NO LATER THAN THREE DAYS BEFORE THE DATE SET
FORTH IN THIS SUBCLAUSE.

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

Co-Sponsors

S4024A - Details

Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §606, Tax L

S4024A - Summary

Enacts the "STAR credit bill of rights"; establishes the office of STAR ombudsman.

S4024A - Sponsor Memo

S4024A - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4024--A
    Cal. No. 860

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 25, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  HARCKHAM,  GOUNARDES,  SKOUFIS  -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Budget  and  Revenue  --  reported  favorably  from said committee and
  committed to the Committee on Finance -- reported favorably from  said
  committee,  ordered  to first report, amended on first report, ordered
  to a second report and ordered reprinted, retaining its place  in  the
  order of second report

AN  ACT  to  amend the tax law, in relation to enacting the "STAR credit
  bill of rights" and establishing the office of STAR ombudsman

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as the "STAR cred-
it bill of rights".
  §  2. Subclauses (I), (II) and (III) of clause (i) of subparagraph (B)
of paragraph 10 of subsection (eee) of section 606 of the  tax  law,  as
amended  by  section 2 of part TT of chapter 59 of the laws of 2017, are
amended to read as follows:
  (I) If the school district tax roll is filed with the commissioner  on
or  before July first, the determination of eligibility shall be made by
July fifteenth, or as soon thereafter as is practicable, and the advance
payment shall be issued by July thirtieth, or as soon thereafter  as  is
practicable.  FOR EACH RESIDENTIAL TAXPAYER IN SUCH SCHOOL DISTRICT THAT
THE  COMMISSIONER  DETERMINES  TO  BE  INELIGIBLE  FOR  SUCH CREDIT, THE
COMMISSIONER SHALL NOTIFY, IN WRITING, SUCH TAXPAYER OF HIS OR HER INEL-
IGIBILITY. SUCH NOTICE SHALL BE MAILED TO THE RESIDENTIAL  TAXPAYER  AND
POSTMARKED  NO  LATER  THAN THREE DAYS BEFORE THE DATE SET FORTH IN THIS
SUBCLAUSE.  SUCH NOTICE SHALL BE MAILED ONLY  TO  RESIDENTIAL  TAXPAYERS
WHO  ARE  INELIGIBLE  FOR THE CREDIT ALLOWED PURSUANT TO THIS SUBSECTION
BECAUSE THE PRIMARY  RESIDENCE  OF  SUCH  A  TAXPAYER  RECEIVED  A  STAR
EXEMPTION  FOR  THE ASSOCIATED FISCAL YEAR AS SET FORTH IN CLAUSE (I) OF
SUBPARAGRAPH (A) OF PARAGRAPH ONE OF THIS SUBSECTION.

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

Co-Sponsors

S4024B (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §606, Tax L

S4024B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the "STAR credit bill of rights"; establishes the office of STAR ombudsman.

S4024B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4024B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4024--B
    Cal. No. 860

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 25, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  HARCKHAM,  GOUNARDES,  SKOUFIS  -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Budget  and  Revenue  --  reported  favorably  from said committee and
  committed to the Committee on Finance -- reported favorably from  said
  committee,  ordered  to first report, amended on first report, ordered
  to a second report and ordered reprinted, retaining its place  in  the
  order of second report -- amended on second report, ordered to a third
  reading,  and  to  be reprinted as amended, retaining its place in the
  order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to enacting  the  "STAR  credit
  bill of rights" and establishing the office of STAR ombudsman

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as the "STAR cred-
it bill of rights".
  § 2. Subclauses (I), (II) and (III) of clause (i) of subparagraph  (B)
of  paragraph  10  of subsection (eee) of section 606 of the tax law, as
amended by section 2 of part TT of chapter 59 of the laws of  2017,  are
amended to read as follows:
  (I)  If the school district tax roll is filed with the commissioner on
or before July first, the determination of eligibility shall be made  by
July fifteenth, or as soon thereafter as is practicable, and the advance
payment  shall  be issued by July thirtieth, or as soon thereafter as is
practicable.  FOR EACH RESIDENTIAL TAXPAYER IN SUCH SCHOOL DISTRICT THAT
THE COMMISSIONER DETERMINES TO BE INELIGIBLE FOR  A  REASON  OTHER  THAN
FAILING  TO  MEET THE INCOME AND RESIDENCY REQUIREMENTS FOR SUCH CREDIT,
THE COMMISSIONER SHALL NOTIFY, IN WRITING, SUCH TAXPAYER OF HIS  OR  HER
INELIGIBILITY. SUCH NOTICE MAILED TO RESIDENTIAL TAXPAYERS WHO ARE INEL-
IGIBLE  FOR  THE  CREDIT ALLOWED PURSUANT TO THIS SUBSECTION BECAUSE THE
PRIMARY RESIDENCE OF SUCH A TAXPAYER RECEIVED A STAR EXEMPTION  FOR  THE
ASSOCIATED FISCAL YEAR AS SET FORTH IN CLAUSE (I) OF SUBPARAGRAPH (A) OF

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

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