senate Bill S1309

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to the residential-commercial urban exemption program

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Current Bill Status - Signed by Governor


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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 11, 2021 signed chap.132
delivered to governor
May 04, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.244
substituted for a1367
Feb 08, 2021 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 19, 2021 ordered to third reading cal.80
Jan 11, 2021 referred to rules

S1309 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1367
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §485-a, RPT L; amd §2, Chap of 2020, (as proposed in S.5254-B & A.8091-A)

S1309 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the certification of certain property complying with the residential-commercial urban exemption program and the revocation of benefits of such program in certain circumstances.

S1309 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1309 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   1309
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 11, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. BRESLIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation  to  the  certif-
   ication  of certain property complying with the residential-commercial
   urban exemption program and the revocation of benefits of such program
   in certain circumstances; and to amend a chapter of the laws  of  2020
   amending  the  real property tax law relating to the  residential-com-
   mercial urban exemption program,  as  proposed  in  legislative  bills
   numbers  S.  5254-B  and  A.  8091-A, in relation to the effectiveness
   thereof
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 485-a of the real property tax law, as amended by a
 chapter of the laws of 2020, amending the real property tax law relating
 to  the  residential-commercial  urban exemption program, as proposed in
 legislative bills numbers S. 5254-B and A. 8091-A, is amended to read as
 follows:
   § 485-a. Residential-commercial  urban  exemption  program.  1.  Defi-
 nitions.    As  used in this section, the following terms shall have the
 following meanings:
   (a) "Municipality" means any town, city or village except for  a  city
 having more than one million inhabitants.
   (b)  "Applicant" means any person obligated to pay real property taxes
 on the property for which an exemption from real  property  taxes  under
 this section is sought.
   (c)  "Commercial construction work" means the modernization, rehabili-
 tation, expansion or other improvement of the portion of mixed-use prop-
 erty to be used for commercial purposes.
   (d) "Commercial purpose or use"  means  (I)  the  buying,  selling  or
 otherwise  providing  of  goods  or  services  directly  to the public[,
 including hotel services,  retail  stores,  office  space,  restaurants,
 bars,  gyms,  theaters, and cafes]; OR (II) A NON-RESIDENTIAL LAWFUL USE
 INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, AN OFFICE, HOTEL, RETAIL STORE,  BREWERY,
 DISTILLERY,  RESTAURANT,  CAFE,  BAR  OR  TAVERN, GYMNASIUM, THEATER, OR

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