Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 19, 2023||
referred to local government
Senate Bill S7283
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Local Government Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2023-S7283 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Current Committee:
- Senate Local Government
- Law Section:
- Real Property Tax Law
- Laws Affected:
- Add §532-a, RPT L
- Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2023-S7283 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7283 SPONSOR: SKOUFIS TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the real property tax law, in relation to state aid for certain towns adversely affected by a concentration of tax exempt prop- erty PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: The bill would create a new category of state aid to certain cities, towns, villages, or fire districts based on the amount of tax exempt property in the jurisdiction. To be eligible, certain cities, towns, villages, or fire districts must have at least thirty-five percent of their real property exempt from taxation. Funds would be allocated by formula, with fifty percent distributed on the basis of population and the other fifty percent allocated by the amount of tax exempt property. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Amends the Real Property Tax Law by adding a new Section.
2023-S7283 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7283 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E May 19, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sen. SKOUFIS -- 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 state aid for certain towns adversely affected by a concentration of tax exempt property 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 532-a to read as follows: § 532-A. CERTAIN LANDS SUBJECT TO STATE PAYMENTS. IN ANY CITY, TOWN, VILLAGE OR FIRE DISTRICT IN WHICH THE TOTAL AMOUNT OF TAX EXEMPT PROPER- TY REPRESENTS MORE THAN THIRTY-FIVE PERCENT, BY VALUE, OF THE TOTAL AMOUNT OF PROPERTY IN SUCH CITY, TOWN, VILLAGE OR FIRE DISTRICT, THE STATE SHALL PAY A SUM, SUBJECT TO BUDGETARY APPROPRIATION, AS FOLLOWS: 1. FIFTY PERCENT OF SUCH SUM SHALL BE PAID TO EACH ELIGIBLE CITY, TOWN, VILLAGE OR FIRE DISTRICT IN PROPORTION TO SUCH ENTITY'S POPULATION RELATIVE TO THE POPULATION OF ALL SUCH ELIGIBLE ENTITIES; AND 2. FIFTY PERCENT OF SUCH SUM SHALL BE PAID BASED ON THE VALUE OF TAX EXEMPT PROPERTY IN EACH ELIGIBLE CITY, TOWN, VILLAGE OR FIRE DISTRICT AS A PERCENTAGE OF THE VALUE OF ALL TAX EXEMPT PROPERTY IN ALL SUCH ELIGI- BLE ENTITIES. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall apply to assess- ment rolls prepared on the basis of taxable status dates occurring on and after the date on which this act shall have become a law. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD09051-01-3
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