|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 01, 2021||referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs|
senate Bill S3982
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Veterans, Homeland Security And Military Affairs Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S3982 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Current Committee:
- Senate Veterans, Homeland Security And Military Affairs
- Law Section:
- Real Property Tax Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §458-a, add §1306-b, RPT L
- Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S1699, A966
2017-2018: S786, A2696
2019-2020: S6700, A1586
S3982 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S3982 SPONSOR: REICHLIN-MELNICK TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the real property tax law, in relation to veteran alter- native tax exemptions PURPOSE: This bill ensures that real property tax exemptions authorized by school districts to eligible veterans does not shift taxes to other school district taxpayers or reduce school revenue. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one of the bill amends Real Property Tax Law § 458-a by adding subdivisions 11 and 12 to provide that the veterans exemption shall not be considered when determining or calculating state aid to schools, debt limits, the amount of taxes to be levied, tax rates for a school district, or apportioning taxes under the applicable laws.
S3982 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3982 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E February 1, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. REICHLIN-MELNICK -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Home- land Security and Military Affairs AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation to veteran alter- native tax exemptions THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 458-a of the real property tax law is amended by adding two new subdivisions 11 and 12 to read as follows: 11. THE ASSESSED VALUE OF ANY EXEMPTION GRANTED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL BE ENTERED BY THE ASSESSOR ON THE ASSESSMENT ROLL WITH THE TAXABLE PROPERTY, WITH THE AMOUNT OF THE EXEMPTION ENTERED IN A SEPARATE COLUMN. 12. THE EXEMPTION AUTHORIZED BY THIS SECTION SHALL HAVE THE EFFECT SPECIFIED IN SECTION THIRTEEN HUNDRED SIX-B OF THIS CHAPTER. THE EXEMPTION SHALL NOT BE CONSIDERED WHEN DETERMINING STATE AID TO EDUCA- TION PURSUANT TO SECTION THIRTY-SIX HUNDRED TWO OF THE EDUCATION LAW, WHEN DETERMINING SCHOOL DISTRICT DEBT LIMITS PURSUANT TO LAW, WHEN DETERMINING THE AMOUNT OF TAXES TO BE LEVIED BY OR ON BEHALF OF A SCHOOL DISTRICT, WHEN CALCULATING TAX RATES FOR A SCHOOL DISTRICT, WHEN APPOR- TIONING TAXES BETWEEN OR AMONG SCHOOL DISTRICTS, WHEN APPORTIONING TAXES AMONG CLASSES IN A SPECIAL ASSESSING UNIT UNDER ARTICLE EIGHTEEN OF THIS CHAPTER, OR WHEN APPORTIONING TAXES BETWEEN CLASSES IN AN APPROVED ASSESSING UNIT UNDER ARTICLE NINETEEN OF THIS CHAPTER. § 2. The real property tax law is amended by adding a new section 1306-b to read as follows: § 1306-B. EFFECT OF VETERANS ALTERNATIVE EXEMPTION UPON SCHOOL DISTRICT TAXES; STATE AID. 1. LEVY OF TAXES; DETERMINATION OF TAXES DUE. THE AMOUNT OF TAXES TO BE LEVIED FOR ANY SCHOOL YEAR SHALL BE DETERMINED WITHOUT REGARD TO THE FACT THAT STATE AID WILL BE PAYABLE PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION. IN ADDITION, THE TAX RATE FOR ANY SCHOOL YEAR SHALL BE EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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