assembly Bill A7644A

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Provides a tax exemption on real property owned by members of volunteer fire companies or voluntary ambulance services in a certain county

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Current Bill Status Via S6676 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 01, 2021 signed chap.652
Nov 19, 2021 delivered to governor
Jun 08, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.616
substituted for a7644a
Jun 08, 2021 substituted by s6676a
rules report cal.616
reported
Jun 07, 2021 reported referred to rules
Jun 01, 2021 print number 7644a
Jun 01, 2021 amend and recommit to ways and means
May 24, 2021 reported referred to ways and means
May 19, 2021 referred to real property taxation

Co-Sponsors

A7644 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6676
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §466-k, RPT L

A7644 - Summary

Provides a tax exemption on real property owned by members of volunteer fire companies or voluntary ambulance services in counties with a population of more than 735,000 but less than 750,000.

A7644 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7644
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                               May 19, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. LUNSFORD -- read once and referred to the Commit-
   tee on Real Property Taxation
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend the real property tax law, in relation to providing a
   tax exemption on real property owned  by  members  of  volunteer  fire
   companies or voluntary ambulance services in a certain county

   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.  VOLUNTEER  FIREFIGHTERS  AND  VOLUNTEER  AMBULANCE WORKERS;
 CERTAIN COUNTY. 1. REAL PROPERTY OWNED  BY  AN  ENROLLED  MEMBER  OF  AN
 INCORPORATED  VOLUNTEER  FIRE  COMPANY,  FIRE DEPARTMENT OR INCORPORATED
 VOLUNTARY AMBULANCE SERVICE OR SUCH ENROLLED MEMBER AND SPOUSE  RESIDING
 IN ANY COUNTY HAVING A POPULATION OF MORE THAN SEVEN HUNDRED THIRTY-FIVE
 THOUSAND  AND LESS THAN SEVEN HUNDRED FIFTY THOUSAND INHABITANTS, DETER-
 MINED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LATEST FEDERAL DECENNIAL CENSUS,  SHALL  BE
 EXEMPT  FROM TAXATION TO THE EXTENT OF TEN PERCENT OF THE ASSESSED VALUE
 OF SUCH PROPERTY FOR CITY, VILLAGE, TOWN, PART TOWN,  SPECIAL  DISTRICT,
 SCHOOL  DISTRICT, FIRE DISTRICT OR COUNTY PURPOSES, EXCLUSIVE OF SPECIAL
 ASSESSMENTS, PROVIDED THAT THE GOVERNING BODY OF A CITY, VILLAGE,  TOWN,
 SCHOOL DISTRICT, FIRE DISTRICT OR COUNTY, AFTER A PUBLIC HEARING, ADOPTS
 A LOCAL LAW, ORDINANCE OR RESOLUTION PROVIDING THEREFOR.
   2.  SUCH  EXEMPTION  SHALL  NOT BE GRANTED TO AN ENROLLED MEMBER OF AN
 INCORPORATED VOLUNTEER FIRE COMPANY,  FIRE  DEPARTMENT  OR  INCORPORATED
 VOLUNTARY AMBULANCE SERVICE RESIDING IN SUCH COUNTY UNLESS:
   (A) THE APPLICANT RESIDES IN THE CITY, TOWN OR VILLAGE WHICH IS SERVED
 BY SUCH INCORPORATED VOLUNTEER FIRE COMPANY OR FIRE DEPARTMENT OR INCOR-
 PORATED VOLUNTARY AMBULANCE SERVICE;
   (B) THE PROPERTY IS THE PRIMARY RESIDENCE OF THE APPLICANT;
   (C)  THE  PROPERTY  IS  USED  EXCLUSIVELY  FOR  RESIDENTIAL  PURPOSES;
 PROVIDED HOWEVER, THAT IN THE EVENT ANY PORTION OF SUCH PROPERTY IS  NOT
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Co-Sponsors

A7644A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6676
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §466-k, RPT L

A7644A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides a tax exemption on real property owned by members of volunteer fire companies or voluntary ambulance services in counties with a population of more than 735,000 but less than 750,000.

A7644A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  7644--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                               May 19, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of A. LUNSFORD, WALLACE -- read once and referred to
   the Committee on Real Property Taxation -- reported  and  referred  to
   the Committee on Ways and Means -- committee discharged, bill amended,
   ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend the real property tax law, in relation to providing a
   tax exemption on real property owned  by  members  of  volunteer  fire
   companies or voluntary ambulance services in a certain county
 
   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.  VOLUNTEER  FIREFIGHTERS  AND  VOLUNTEER  AMBULANCE WORKERS;
 CERTAIN COUNTY. 1. REAL PROPERTY OWNED  BY  AN  ENROLLED  MEMBER  OF  AN
 INCORPORATED  VOLUNTEER  FIRE  COMPANY,  FIRE DEPARTMENT OR INCORPORATED
 VOLUNTARY AMBULANCE SERVICE OR SUCH ENROLLED MEMBER AND SPOUSE  RESIDING
 IN ANY COUNTY HAVING A POPULATION OF MORE THAN SEVEN HUNDRED THIRTY-FIVE
 THOUSAND  AND  LESS THAN SEVEN HUNDRED FIFTY THOUSAND INHABITANTS, BASED
 UPON AND RECORDED BY THE TWO  THOUSAND  TEN  FEDERAL  CENSUS,  SHALL  BE
 EXEMPT  FROM TAXATION TO THE EXTENT OF TEN PERCENT OF THE ASSESSED VALUE
 OF SUCH PROPERTY FOR CITY, VILLAGE, TOWN, PART TOWN,  SPECIAL  DISTRICT,
 SCHOOL  DISTRICT, FIRE DISTRICT OR COUNTY PURPOSES, EXCLUSIVE OF SPECIAL
 ASSESSMENTS, PROVIDED THAT THE GOVERNING BODY OF A CITY, VILLAGE,  TOWN,
 SCHOOL DISTRICT, FIRE DISTRICT OR COUNTY, AFTER A PUBLIC HEARING, ADOPTS
 A LOCAL LAW, ORDINANCE OR RESOLUTION PROVIDING THEREFOR.
   2.  SUCH  EXEMPTION  SHALL  NOT BE GRANTED TO AN ENROLLED MEMBER OF AN
 INCORPORATED VOLUNTEER FIRE COMPANY,  FIRE  DEPARTMENT  OR  INCORPORATED
 VOLUNTARY AMBULANCE SERVICE RESIDING IN SUCH COUNTY UNLESS:
   (A) THE APPLICANT RESIDES IN THE CITY, TOWN OR VILLAGE WHICH IS SERVED
 BY SUCH INCORPORATED VOLUNTEER FIRE COMPANY OR FIRE DEPARTMENT OR INCOR-
 PORATED VOLUNTARY AMBULANCE SERVICE;
   (B) THE PROPERTY IS THE PRIMARY RESIDENCE OF THE APPLICANT;
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.