assembly Bill A9875

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to school property and real property taxes

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Apr 20, 2016 referred to education

A9875 - Details

Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add §1527-a, amd §§2022 & 3602, Ed L; add §§431, 431-a & 901, amd §1573, RPT L; add §25, Gen Muni L

A9875 - Summary

Relates to the school property tax reduction act; establishes the blue ribbon commission on property tax reform; relates to state assistance for local real property reassessment, state assistance to assessing units within a school district, providing a fixed real property assessed value for residential real property owned by certain persons over the age of 65 and providing state reimbursement to municipalities for lost real property tax revenue; and relates to requiring the state to fund certain programs mandated for municipal corporations or school districts.

A9875 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  9875

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 20, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. BRABENEC -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Education

AN  ACT  to  amend  the education law, the real property tax law and the
  general municipal law, in relation to school property and real proper-
  ty taxes

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new section 1527-a
to read as follows:
  S  1527-A.  FUNDING OF MANDATES IMPOSED ON SCHOOL DISTRICTS. 1.  DEFI-
NITIONS. AS USED IN THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING  TERMS  SHALL  HAVE  THE
FOLLOWING MEANINGS UNLESS THE CONTEXT SHALL OTHERWISE REQUIRE:
  (A) "MANDATE" MEANS:
  (I)  ANY STATE LAW, RULE, OR REGULATION WHICH CREATES A NEW PROGRAM OR
REQUIRES A HIGHER LEVEL OF SERVICE  FOR  AN  EXISTING  PROGRAM  WHICH  A
SCHOOL  DISTRICT  ORGANIZED  EITHER  BY  SPECIAL LAWS OR PURSUANT TO THE
PROVISIONS OF A GENERAL LAW, IS REQUIRED TO PROVIDE; OR
  (II) ANY GENERAL LAW WHICH GRANTS A  NEW  PROPERTY  TAX  EXEMPTION  OR
INCREASES  AN  EXISTING  PROPERTY  TAX  EXEMPTION  WHICH ANY SUCH SCHOOL
DISTRICT IS REQUIRED TO PROVIDE.
  (B) "UNFUNDED MANDATE" SHALL MEAN:
  (I) ANY STATE LAW, RULE, OR REGULATION WHICH CREATES A NEW PROGRAM  OR
REQUIRES  A  HIGHER  LEVEL  OF SERVICE FOR AN EXISTING PROGRAM WHICH ANY
SUCH SCHOOL DISTRICT IS REQUIRED TO PROVIDE AND WHICH RESULTS IN  A  NET
ADDITIONAL COST TO SUCH SCHOOL DISTRICT;
  (II)  ANY  ALTERATION  IN FUNDING PROVIDED TO ANY SUCH SCHOOL DISTRICT
FOR THE PURPOSE OF DEFRAYING THE COSTS OF A PROGRAM WHICH IT IS REQUIRED
TO PROVIDE, THEREBY RESULTING IN A NET ADDITIONAL COST  TO  SUCH  SCHOOL
DISTRICT; OR
  (III)  ANY  GENERAL  LAW  WHICH GRANTS A NEW PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION OR
INCREASES AN EXISTING PROPERTY  TAX  EXEMPTION  WHICH  ANY  SUCH  SCHOOL
DISTRICT  IS REQUIRED TO PROVIDE, THERE BY RESULTING IN A NET ADDITIONAL
COST TO SUCH SCHOOL DISTRICT.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14006-02-6

assembly Bill A9874

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Prohibits trustees and members of a board of education from having a family member who works for the same board of education or school district as the trustee or member

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Apr 20, 2016 referred to education

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A9874 - Details

Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2103, Ed L

A9874 - Summary

Prohibits trustees and members of a board of education from having a family member who works for the same board of education or school district as the trustee or member.

A9874 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  9874

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 20, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. RAMOS -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. COOK --
  read once and referred to the Committee on Education

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to  prohibiting  trustees
  and  members  of  a board of education from having a family member who
  works for the same board of education or school district as the  trus-
  tee or member

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Section 2103 of the education law is amended  by  adding  a
new subdivision 5 to read as follows:
  5.  NO  TRUSTEE  OR MEMBER OF A BOARD OF EDUCATION SHALL HAVE A FAMILY
MEMBER WHO WORKS FOR THE SAME BOARD OF EDUCATION OR FOR THE SAME  SCHOOL
DISTRICT AS SUCH TRUSTEE OR MEMBER SERVES.
  S  2.  This  act  shall take effect immediately and shall apply to all
members or trustees of a board of education who are elected or appointed
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.
                                                           LBD14431-01-6