assembly Bill A3645

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Establishes a real property tax exemption for certain certified first responders

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 13, 2021 print number 3645a
Apr 13, 2021 amend and recommit to real property taxation
Jan 28, 2021 referred to real property taxation

Co-Sponsors

A3645 - Details

Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §466-k, RPT L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A9096

A3645 - Summary

Establishes a real property tax exemption for certain certified first responders who are disabled as a result of a certified World Trade Center medical condition.

A3645 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   3645
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 28, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. CUSICK -- read once and referred to the Committee
   on Real Property Taxation
 
 AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation to establishing a
   real property tax exemption for certain certified first responders
 
   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 466-k to read as follows:
   §  466-K.  CERTIFIED  FIRST  RESPONDERS.  1.  REAL PROPERTY OWNED BY A
 CERTIFIED FIRST RESPONDER WHO IS DISABLED AS A  RESULT  OF  A  CERTIFIED
 WORLD  TRADE  CENTER  MEDICAL CONDITION SHALL BE EXEMPT FROM TAXATION TO
 THE EXTENT OF FIFTEEN PERCENT OF THE ASSESSED VALUE OF SUCH PROPERTY FOR
 CITY, VILLAGE, TOWN, PART TOWN, SPECIAL  DISTRICT  OR  COUNTY  PURPOSES,
 EXCLUSIVE  OF SPECIAL ASSESSMENTS, PROVIDED THAT THE GOVERNING BODY OF A
 CITY, VILLAGE, TOWN OR COUNTY, AFTER A PUBLIC HEARING,  ADOPTS  A  LOCAL
 LAW,  ORDINANCE  OR  RESOLUTION  PROVIDING  THEREFOR;  PROVIDED FURTHER,
 HOWEVER, THAT SUCH EXEMPTION SHALL IN NO  EVENT  EXCEED  THREE  THOUSAND
 DOLLARS MULTIPLIED BY THE LATEST STATE EQUALIZATION RATE FOR THE ASSESS-
 ING UNIT IN WHICH SUCH REAL PROPERTY IS LOCATED.
   2.  SUCH EXEMPTION SHALL NOT BE GRANTED TO A CERTIFIED FIRST RESPONDER
 WHO IS DISABLED AS A RESULT OF A CERTIFIED WORLD  TRADE  CENTER  MEDICAL
 CONDITION UNLESS:
   (A) THE PROPERTY IS THE PRIMARY RESIDENCE OF THE APPLICANT; AND
   (B)  THE  PROPERTY  IS  USED  EXCLUSIVELY  FOR  RESIDENTIAL  PURPOSES;
 PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT IN THE EVENT ANY PORTION OF SUCH PROPERTY IS NOT
 USED EXCLUSIVELY FOR THE APPLICANT'S RESIDENCE BUT  IS  USED  FOR  OTHER
 PURPOSES,  SUCH  PORTION  SHALL BE SUBJECT TO TAXATION AND THE REMAINING
 PORTION ONLY SHALL  BE  ENTITLED  TO  THE  EXEMPTION  PROVIDED  BY  THIS
 SECTION.
   3.  APPLICATION FOR SUCH EXEMPTION SHALL BE FILED WITH THE ASSESSOR OR
 OTHER AGENCY, DEPARTMENT OR OFFICE DESIGNATED BY THE MUNICIPALITY OFFER-
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Co-Sponsors

A3645A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §466-k, RPT L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A9096

A3645A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a real property tax exemption for certain certified first responders who are disabled as a result of a certified World Trade Center medical condition.

A3645A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  3645--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 28, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. CUSICK, GRIFFIN -- read once and referred to the
   Committee on Real Property  Taxation  --  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 establishing a
   real property tax exemption for certain certified first responders
 
   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 466-k to read as follows:
   § 466-K. CERTIFIED FIRST RESPONDERS. 1. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS  SECTION,
 THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
   (A) "CERTIFIED FIRST RESPONDER" SHALL HAVE THE SAME MEANING AS DEFINED
 PURSUANT TO SECTION THREE THOUSAND ONE OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW.
   (B)  "CERTIFIED  WORLD  TRADE  CENTER  MEDICAL CONDITION" SHALL MEAN A
 MEDICAL CONDITION WHICH HAS BEEN CERTIFIED BY  THE  WORLD  TRADE  CENTER
 HEALTH PROGRAM AS A COVERED CONDITION.
   2.  REAL PROPERTY OWNED BY A CERTIFIED FIRST RESPONDER WHO IS DISABLED
 AS A RESULT OF A CERTIFIED WORLD TRADE CENTER MEDICAL CONDITION SHALL BE
 EXEMPT FROM TAXATION TO THE EXTENT OF FIFTEEN PERCENT  OF  THE  ASSESSED
 VALUE  OF  SUCH  PROPERTY  FOR  CITY,  VILLAGE, TOWN, PART TOWN, SPECIAL
 DISTRICT OR COUNTY PURPOSES, EXCLUSIVE OF SPECIAL ASSESSMENTS,  PROVIDED
 THAT  THE  GOVERNING  BODY  OF  A CITY, VILLAGE, TOWN OR COUNTY, AFTER A
 PUBLIC HEARING, ADOPTS A LOCAL LAW, ORDINANCE  OR  RESOLUTION  PROVIDING
 THEREFOR;  PROVIDED  FURTHER,  HOWEVER,  THAT SUCH EXEMPTION SHALL IN NO
 EVENT EXCEED THREE THOUSAND  DOLLARS  MULTIPLIED  BY  THE  LATEST  STATE
 EQUALIZATION  RATE FOR THE ASSESSING UNIT IN WHICH SUCH REAL PROPERTY IS
 LOCATED.
   3. SUCH EXEMPTION SHALL NOT BE GRANTED TO A CERTIFIED FIRST  RESPONDER
 WHO  IS  DISABLED  AS A RESULT OF A CERTIFIED WORLD TRADE CENTER MEDICAL
 CONDITION UNLESS:
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.