senate Bill S953A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Requires businesses that make payments in lieu of taxes to provide agencies, local governments and school districts with notice of their intention to change assessment

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 23, 2022 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.284
substituted for a944a
referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 04, 2022 advanced to third reading
May 03, 2022 2nd report cal.
May 02, 2022 1st report cal.935
Apr 26, 2022 print number 953a
Apr 26, 2022 amend and recommit to local government
Jan 05, 2022 referred to local government
Jan 06, 2021 referred to local government

Co-Sponsors

S953 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A944
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §561-a, RPT L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S602
2011-2012: S950
2013-2014: S1526
2015-2016: S425
2017-2018: S1293, A8859
2019-2020: S4174, A1844

S953 - Summary

Requires businesses that make payments in lieu of taxes to provide agencies, local governments and school districts with notice of their intention to file for a change in assessment.

S953 - Sponsor Memo

S953 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                    953
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. GAUGHRAN -- 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  changes  in
   assessment for businesses that make payments in lieu of taxes

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The real property tax  law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
 section 561-a to read as follows:
   §  561-A.  PAYMENTS  IN  LIEU  OF TAXES; CHANGE OF ASSESSMENT; NOTICE.
 NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, ANY PERSON,  FIRM,  PARTNER-
 SHIP, CORPORATION, LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY OR ANY OTHER BUSINESS ENTI-
 TY  WHICH  MAKES PAYMENTS IN LIEU OF TAXES TO ANY COUNTY, TOWN, VILLAGE,
 CITY OR SCHOOL DISTRICT, SHALL, PRIOR TO FILING WITH SUCH COUNTY,  TOWN,
 VILLAGE, CITY OR SCHOOL DISTRICT FOR A CHANGE OF ASSESSMENT, NOTIFY SUCH
 COUNTY, TOWN, VILLAGE, CITY OR SCHOOL DISTRICT OF SUCH BUSINESS ENTITY'S
 INTENTION  TO FILE FOR SUCH CHANGE. SUCH NOTIFICATION OF INTENTION SHALL
 BE MADE IN WRITING AND SHALL BE MADE AT LEAST THIRTY DAYS PRIOR TO  SUCH
 FILING FOR CHANGE OF ASSESSMENT.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD01750-01-1


Co-Sponsors

S953A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A944
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §561-a, RPT L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S602
2011-2012: S950
2013-2014: S1526
2015-2016: S425
2017-2018: S1293, A8859
2019-2020: S4174, A1844

S953A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires businesses that make payments in lieu of taxes to provide agencies, local governments and school districts with notice of their intention to file for a change in assessment.

S953A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S953A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  953--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens. GAUGHRAN, BROOKS, COMRIE -- read twice and ordered
   printed, and when printed to be committed to the  Committee  on  Local
   Government  --  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 commit-
   tee
 
 AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in  relation  to  changes  in
   assessment for businesses that make payments in lieu of taxes
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The real property tax  law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
 section 561-a to read as follows:
   §  561-A.  PAYMENTS  IN  LIEU  OF TAXES; CHANGE OF ASSESSMENT; NOTICE.
 NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, ANY PERSON,  FIRM,  PARTNER-
 SHIP, CORPORATION, LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY OR ANY OTHER BUSINESS ENTI-
 TY  WHICH  MAKES  PAYMENTS IN LIEU OF TAXES TO ANY AGENCY, COUNTY, TOWN,
 VILLAGE, CITY OR SCHOOL DISTRICT, SHALL, PRIOR TO FILING WITH SUCH AGEN-
 CY, COUNTY, TOWN, VILLAGE, CITY OR  SCHOOL  DISTRICT  FOR  A  CHANGE  OF
 ASSESSMENT,  NOTIFY  SUCH  AGENCY, COUNTY, TOWN, VILLAGE, CITY OR SCHOOL
 DISTRICT OF SUCH BUSINESS ENTITY'S INTENTION TO FILE  FOR  SUCH  CHANGE.
 SUCH  NOTIFICATION  OF  INTENTION  SHALL BE MADE IN WRITING AND SHALL BE
 MADE AT LEAST FORTY-FIVE DAYS PRIOR TO SUCH FILING FOR CHANGE OF ASSESS-
 MENT.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD01750-03-2


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