senate Bill S4504A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Increases the value of homesteads which are to be exempt from civil judgments

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 03, 2020 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 21, 2020 advanced to third reading
Jan 15, 2020 2nd report cal.
Jan 14, 2020 1st report cal.145
Jan 08, 2020 referred to judiciary
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 19, 2019 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 04, 2019 advanced to third reading
Jun 03, 2019 2nd report cal.
May 30, 2019 1st report cal.1064
May 14, 2019 print number 4504a
May 14, 2019 amend and recommit to judiciary
Mar 13, 2019 referred to judiciary

Votes

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Jan 14, 2020 - Judiciary committee Vote

S4504A
12
3
committee
12
Aye
3
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Judiciary Committee Vote: Jan 14, 2020

May 30, 2019 - Judiciary committee Vote

S4504A
12
2
committee
12
Aye
2
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Judiciary Committee Vote: May 30, 2019

excused (1)

S4504 - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Civil Practice Law and Rules
Laws Affected:
Amd §5206, CPLR
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S2161
2011-2012: S1965
2013-2014: S3198
2015-2016: S1588
2017-2018: S3244

S4504 - Summary

Increases the value of homesteads which are exempt from civil judgments from one hundred fifty thousand to two hundred fifty thousand dollars.

S4504 - Sponsor Memo

S4504 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4504

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 13, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the  civil  practice  law  and  rules,  in  relation  to
  increasing  the  value of homesteads which are to be exempt from civil
  judgments

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

  Section  1. Subdivisions (a), (d) and (e) of section 5206 of the civil
practice law and rules, as amended by chapter 568 of the laws  of  2010,
are amended to read as follows:
  (a)  Exemption  of  homestead. Property of one of the following types,
not exceeding [one] TWO hundred fifty thousand dollars for the  counties
of  Kings, Queens, New York, Bronx, Richmond, Nassau, Suffolk, Rockland,
Westchester and Putnam; one hundred twenty-five thousand dollars for the
counties of Dutchess, Albany, Columbia, Orange, Saratoga and Ulster; and
seventy-five thousand dollars for the remaining counties of the state in
value above liens and encumbrances, owned and occupied  as  a  principal
residence,  is  exempt  from  application to the satisfaction of a money
judgment, unless the judgment was  recovered  wholly  for  the  purchase
price thereof:
  1. a lot of land with a dwelling thereon,
  2. shares of stock in a cooperative apartment corporation,
  3. units of a condominium apartment, or
  4. a mobile home.
  But no exempt homestead shall be exempt from taxation or from sale for
non-payment of taxes or assessments.
  (d)  Exemption of homestead exceeding [one] TWO hundred fifty thousand
dollars in value for the counties of Kings,  Queens,  New  York,  Bronx,
Richmond, Nassau, Suffolk, Rockland, Westchester and Putnam; one hundred
twenty-five  thousand  dollars  for  the  counties  of Dutchess, Albany,
Columbia, Orange, Saratoga and Ulster; and seventy-five thousand dollars

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

S4504A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Civil Practice Law and Rules
Laws Affected:
Amd §5206, CPLR
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S2161
2011-2012: S1965
2013-2014: S3198
2015-2016: S1588
2017-2018: S3244

S4504A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the value of homesteads which are exempt from civil judgments from one hundred fifty thousand to two hundred fifty thousand dollars.

S4504A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4504A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4504--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 13, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  PARKER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Judiciary  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  civil  practice  law  and rules, in relation to
  increasing the value of homesteads which are to be exempt  from  civil
  judgments

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions (a), (d) and (e) of section 5206 of the  civil
practice  law  and rules, as amended by chapter 568 of the laws of 2010,
are amended to read as follows:
  (a) Exemption of homestead. Property of one of  the  following  types,
not  exceeding [one] TWO hundred fifty thousand dollars for the counties
of Kings, Queens, New York, Bronx, Richmond, Nassau, Suffolk,  Rockland,
Westchester and Putnam; one hundred twenty-five thousand dollars for the
counties of Dutchess, Albany, Columbia, Orange, Saratoga and Ulster; and
seventy-five thousand dollars for the remaining counties of the state in
value  above  liens  and encumbrances, owned and occupied as a principal
residence, is exempt from application to the  satisfaction  of  a  money
judgment,  unless  the  judgment  was  recovered wholly for the purchase
price thereof:
  1. a lot of land with a dwelling thereon,
  2. shares of stock in a cooperative apartment corporation,
  3. units of a condominium apartment, or
  4. a mobile home.
  But no exempt homestead shall be exempt from taxation or from sale for
non-payment of taxes or assessments.
  (d) Exemption of homestead exceeding [one] TWO hundred fifty  thousand
dollars  in  value  for  the counties of Kings, Queens, New York, Bronx,
Richmond, Nassau, Suffolk, Rockland, Westchester and Putnam; one hundred

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

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