Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 05, 2022||
referred to education
|Mar 16, 2021||
referred to education
Senate Bill S5717
2021-2022 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Education Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2021-S5717 (ACTIVE) - Details
2021-S5717 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S5717 SPONSOR: KAPLAN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to limitations upon school district tax levies PURPOSE: The purpose of this bill is to ensure that no school district has a negative tax cap. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Paragraph b of subdivision 3 of section 2023-a of the educa- tion law is amended. Section 2: Provides for the effective date. JUSTIFICATION:
2021-S5717 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5717 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 16, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KAPLAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Education AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to limitations upon school district tax levies THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph b of subdivision 3 of section 2023-a of the education law, as added by section 2 of part A of chapter 97 of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows: b. PROVIDED, HOWEVER, IF THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THE TOTAL AMOUNT OF TAXES LEVIED FOR THE PRIOR YEAR LESS THE TAX LEVY LIMIT RESULTS IN A NEGATIVE NUMBER, THE TAX LEVY LIMIT SHALL BE EQUAL TO A ZERO PERCENT INCREASE OVER THE PRIOR YEAR TAX LEVY. C. On or before March first of each year, any school district subject to the provisions of this section shall submit to the state comptroller, the commissioner, and the commissioner of taxation and finance, in a form and manner prescribed by the state comptroller, any information necessary for the calculation of the tax levy limit; and the school district's determination of the tax levy limit pursuant to this section shall be subject to review by the commissioner and the commissioner of taxation and finance. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD09619-01-1
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