senate Bill S5254B

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the residential-commercial urban exemption program

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 23, 2020 approval memo.59
signed chap.357
Dec 11, 2020 delivered to governor
Jul 22, 2020 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.884
substituted for s5254b
Jul 21, 2020 committed to rules
returned to senate
repassed assembly
Jun 08, 2020 amended on third reading 8091a
Jun 08, 2020 vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
returned to assembly
recalled from senate
Feb 13, 2020 referred to local government
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jan 08, 2020 ordered to third reading cal.310
returned to assembly
died in senate
Jun 20, 2019 recommitted to rules
substitution reconsidered
Jun 19, 2019 3rd reading cal.1776
substituted for s5254a
Jul 22, 2020 substituted by a8091a
ordered to third reading cal.884
Jul 20, 2020 reported and committed to rules
Jul 08, 2020 print number 5254b
Jul 08, 2020 amend and recommit to local government
Jan 08, 2020 referred to local government
Jun 20, 2019 recommitted to rules
vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
substitution reconsidered
Jun 19, 2019 substituted by a8091
ordered to third reading cal.1776
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 11, 2019 print number 5254a
Jun 11, 2019 amend (t) and recommit to local government
Apr 18, 2019 referred to local government

Votes

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Jul 22, 2020 - Rules committee Vote

S5254B
13
6
committee
13
Aye
6
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jul 20, 2020 - Local Government committee Vote

S5254B
5
2
committee
5
Aye
2
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Local Government Committee Vote: Jul 20, 2020

nay (2)

Jun 19, 2019 - Rules committee Vote

S5254A
17
1
committee
17
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

S5254 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8091
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §485-a, RPT L

S5254 - Summary

Relates to the residential-commercial urban exemption program; requires the owner to submit an annual certification to the assessor attesting that the property complies with the requirements of this section.

S5254 - Sponsor Memo

S5254 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5254

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 18, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. BRESLIN -- 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  authorizing
  municipalities  to  restrict the definitions of "commercial purpose or
  use" and "mixed-use property"

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  2  of section 485-a of the real property tax
law, as amended by chapter 632 of the laws of 2004, is amended  to  read
as follows:
  2.  Any  municipality  may, by local law, provide for the exemption of
real property from taxation  as  provided  in  this  section.  Upon  the
adoption  of  such a local law, the county in which such municipality is
located may, by local law, and any school district, all or part of which
is located in such municipality, may, by resolution, exempt such proper-
ty from its taxation in the same manner and to the same extent  as  such
municipality has done. FURTHER, SUCH MUNICIPALITY MAY BY LOCAL LAW SPEC-
IFY  A  MORE  RESTRICTIVE  DEFINITION OF "COMMERCIAL PURPOSE OR USE" AND
"MIXED-USE PROPERTY" THAN IS DEFINED BY PARAGRAPHS (D) AND (E) OF SUBDI-
VISION ONE OF THIS SECTION.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06087-01-9

Co-Sponsors

S5254A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8091
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §485-a, RPT L

S5254A - Summary

Relates to the residential-commercial urban exemption program; requires the owner to submit an annual certification to the assessor attesting that the property complies with the requirements of this section.

S5254A - Sponsor Memo

S5254A - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 5254--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 18, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. BRESLIN, MAY -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local  Government  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation to  the  residen-
  tial-commercial urban exemption program

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

  Section 1. Section 485-a of the real property tax law, as  amended  by
chapter  632  of  the  laws of 2004, subdivision 5 as further amended by
subdivision (b) of section 1 of part W of chapter  56  of  the  laws  of
2010, is amended to read as follows:
  §  485-a.  Residential-commercial  urban  exemption  program. 1. Defi-
nitions.  As used in this section, the following terms  shall  have  the
following meanings:
  (a)  "Municipality"  means any town, city or village except for a city
having more than one million inhabitants.
  (b) "Applicant" means any person obligated to pay real property  taxes
on  the  property  for which an exemption from real property taxes under
this section is sought.
  (c) "Commercial construction work" means the modernization,  rehabili-
tation, expansion or other improvement of the portion of mixed-use prop-
erty to be used for commercial purposes.
  (d) "Commercial purpose or use" means the buying, selling or otherwise
providing  of  goods or services DIRECTLY TO THE PUBLIC, including hotel
services, [or other lawful business or commercial  activities  permitted
in  mixed-use  property] RETAIL STORES, OFFICE SPACE, RESTAURANTS, BARS,
GYMS, THEATERS, AND CAFES.
  (e) "Mixed-use property" means property on  which  will  exist,  after
completion of residential construction work or a combination of residen-
tial  construction  work and commercial construction work, a building or

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

Co-Sponsors

S5254B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8091
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §485-a, RPT L

S5254B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the residential-commercial urban exemption program; requires the owner to submit an annual certification to the assessor attesting that the property complies with the requirements of this section.

S5254B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5254B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 5254--B

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 18, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. BRESLIN, MAY -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local  Government  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee -- recommitted to the Committee on Local
  Government in accordance with Senate  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the real property tax law, in relation to the residen-
  tial-commercial urban exemption program

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

  Section  1.  Section 485-a of the real property tax law, as amended by
chapter 632 of the laws of 2004, subdivision 5  as  further  amended  by
subdivision  (b)  of  section  1  of part W of chapter 56 of the laws of
2010, is amended to read as follows:
  § 485-a. Residential-commercial  urban  exemption  program.  1.  Defi-
nitions.    As  used in this section, the following terms shall have the
following meanings:
  (a) "Municipality" means any town, city or village except for  a  city
having more than one million inhabitants.
  (b)  "Applicant" means any person obligated to pay real property taxes
on the property for which an exemption from real  property  taxes  under
this section is sought.
  (c)  "Commercial construction work" means the modernization, rehabili-
tation, expansion or other improvement of the portion of mixed-use prop-
erty to be used for commercial purposes.
  (d) "Commercial purpose or use" means the buying, selling or otherwise
providing of goods or services DIRECTLY TO THE PUBLIC,  including  hotel
services,  [or  other lawful business or commercial activities permitted
in mixed-use property] RETAIL STORES, OFFICE SPACE,  RESTAURANTS,  BARS,
GYMS, THEATERS, AND CAFES.

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

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