senate Bill S8204

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to tax exemptions for nuclear powered electric generating facilities

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 10, 2020 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.115
substituted for a10107
Jun 09, 2020 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 08, 2020 ordered to third reading cal.735
Apr 15, 2020 referred to local government

S8204 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10107
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §485, RPT L

S8204 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Includes facilities which formerly generated nuclear power to the definition of nuclear powered electric generating facility.

S8204 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8204 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8204

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 15, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. HARCKHAM -- 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  nuclear
  powered electric generating facilities

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 485 of the real property tax  law,
as  added  by  chapter  87 of the laws of 2001 and 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:
  1. Nuclear powered electric generating facilities shall be exempt from
taxation,  special  ad  valorem  levies  and  special assessments to the
extent provided in section four hundred ninety of this article upon  the
adoption  of a local law granting such exemption by the legislative body
of the county, city, town or village in which such a facility is located
or by resolution following a public hearing of the governing body of the
school district in  which  such  facility  or  facilities  are  located,
provided  the  taxing  district  may  only exempt the facility from real
property taxes imposed by the taxing district  granting  the  exemption.
The local law or resolution shall state the date on which such exemption
shall commence. A copy of such local law or resolution shall be filed no
later than thirty days after the adoption thereof with the clerk of each
municipal  corporation  in  which  the  facility is located and with the
commissioner. For purposes of this  section,  nuclear  powered  electric
generating  facility  shall  mean  a facility that generates OR FORMERLY
GENERATED electricity using nuclear power for sale,  directly  or  indi-
rectly,  to  the  public,  including the land upon which the facility is
located, any equipment used in such generation,  and  equipment  leading
from  the facility to the interconnection with the electric transmission
system, but shall not include any equipment in the electric transmission
system.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15671-01-0

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