senate Bill S6850

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Grants a total exemption from real property taxation for school tax purposes for certain persons seventy years of age or over

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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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Mar 09, 2016 print number 6850a
amend and recommit to aging
Feb 29, 2016 referred to aging

S6850 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9370
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §467-j, RPT L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
A9370

S6850 - Summary

Grants a total exemption from real property taxation for school tax purposes for certain persons seventy years of age or over.

S6850 - Sponsor Memo

S6850 - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 6850                                                  A. 9370

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            February 29, 2016
                               ___________

IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Aging

IN  ASSEMBLY  -- Introduced by M. of A. THIELE -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Aging

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in  relation  to  granting  a
  total  exemption  from  real property taxation for school tax purposes
  for certain persons seventy years of age or over

  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 467-j to read as follows:
  S 467-J. PERSONS SEVENTY YEARS OF AGE OR OVER. 1. NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY
INCONSISTENT PROVISION OF SECTION FOUR HUNDRED SIXTY-SEVEN OF THIS TITLE
OR  ANY  OTHER  PROVISION  OF  LAW,  REAL  PROPERTY OWNED BY ONE OR MORE
PERSONS EACH OF WHOM IS SEVENTY YEARS OF AGE OR OVER, OR  REAL  PROPERTY
OWNED  BY  HUSBAND AND WIFE OR SIBLINGS, ONE OF WHOM IS SEVENTY YEARS OF
AGE OR OVER AND THE YOUNGEST OWNER IS AT LEAST SIXTY-FIVE YEARS OF  AGE;
SUCH PERSONS HAVE RESIDED IN THE SCHOOL DISTRICT FOR AT LEAST TEN YEARS,
AND  DO  NOT  HAVE ANY CHILDREN IN THE HOUSEHOLD ENROLLED IN SUCH SCHOOL
DISTRICT, SHALL BE EXEMPT FROM TAXATION BY ANY MUNICIPAL CORPORATION FOR
SCHOOL PURPOSES, IN WHICH THE REAL PROPERTY IS  LOCATED,  TO  THE  TOTAL
EXTENT  OF  THE ASSESSED VALUATION THEREOF, PROVIDED THE GOVERNING BOARD
OF SUCH MUNICIPALITY, AFTER PUBLIC HEARING, ADOPTS A  LOCAL  LAW,  ORDI-
NANCE OR RESOLUTION PROVIDING THEREFOR.
  2.  ALL  OF THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION FOUR HUNDRED SIXTY-SEVEN OF THIS
TITLE APPLICABLE TO THE GRANTING  OF  EXEMPTIONS  FOR  GENERAL,  COUNTY,
CITY,  TOWN, VILLAGE, OR SCHOOL PURPOSES, INSOFAR AS SUCH PROVISIONS ARE
NOT INCONSISTENT WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION, SHALL BE  APPLICA-
BLE TO THE EFFECTUATING OF THE EXEMPTION PROVIDED IN THIS SECTION.
  3. (A) TO QUALIFY FOR EXEMPTION PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION, THE PROPERTY
MUST  BE  A ONE, TWO OR THREE FAMILY RESIDENCE, A FARM DWELLING OR RESI-
DENTIAL PROPERTY HELD IN CONDOMINIUM OR COOPERATIVE FORM  OF  OWNERSHIP.
IF  THE  PROPERTY  IS NOT AN ELIGIBLE TYPE OF PROPERTY, BUT A PORTION OF

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

Co-Sponsors

S6850A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9370
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §467-j, RPT L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
A9370

S6850A - Summary

Grants a total exemption from real property taxation for school tax purposes for certain persons seventy years of age or over.

S6850A - Sponsor Memo

S6850A - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 6850--A                                            A. 9370--A

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            February 29, 2016
                               ___________

IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed,  and  when  printed  to  be committed to the Committee on Aging --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

IN  ASSEMBLY  -- Introduced by M. of A. THIELE -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on  Aging  --  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 granting a
  total exemption from real property taxation for  school  tax  purposes
  for certain persons seventy years of age or over

  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 467-j to read as follows:
  S  467-J. PERSONS SEVENTY YEARS OF AGE OR OVER. 1. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY
INCONSISTENT PROVISION OF SECTION FOUR HUNDRED SIXTY-SEVEN OF THIS TITLE
OR ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW,  REAL  PROPERTY  OWNED  BY  ONE  OR  MORE
PERSONS  EACH  OF WHOM IS SEVENTY YEARS OF AGE OR OVER, OR REAL PROPERTY
OWNED BY HUSBAND AND WIFE OR SIBLINGS, ONE OF WHOM IS SEVENTY  YEARS  OF
AGE  OR OVER AND THE YOUNGEST OWNER IS AT LEAST SIXTY-FIVE YEARS OF AGE;
SUCH PERSONS HAVE RESIDED IN THE SCHOOL DISTRICT FOR AT LEAST TEN YEARS,
AND DO NOT HAVE ANY CHILDREN IN THE HOUSEHOLD ENROLLED  IN  SUCH  SCHOOL
DISTRICT, SHALL BE EXEMPT FROM TAXATION BY ANY MUNICIPAL CORPORATION FOR
SCHOOL  PURPOSES,  IN  WHICH  THE REAL PROPERTY IS LOCATED, TO THE TOTAL
EXTENT OF THE ASSESSED VALUATION THEREOF, PROVIDED THE  GOVERNING  BOARD
OF  SUCH  MUNICIPALITY,  AFTER PUBLIC HEARING, ADOPTS A LOCAL LAW, ORDI-
NANCE OR RESOLUTION PROVIDING THEREFOR.
  2. ALL OF THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION FOUR HUNDRED SIXTY-SEVEN  OF  THIS
TITLE  APPLICABLE  TO  THE  GRANTING  OF EXEMPTIONS FOR GENERAL, COUNTY,
CITY, TOWN, VILLAGE, OR SCHOOL PURPOSES, INSOFAR AS SUCH PROVISIONS  ARE
NOT  INCONSISTENT WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION, SHALL BE APPLICA-
BLE TO THE EFFECTUATING OF THE EXEMPTION PROVIDED IN THIS SECTION.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14191-03-6

senate Bill S6849

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to authorizing the Fulton county correctional facility to also be used for the detention of persons under arrest being held for arraignment in any court located in the county of Fulton

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 21, 2016 signed chap.189
Jul 13, 2016 delivered to governor
Jun 14, 2016 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.234
substituted for a9369
May 16, 2016 referred to correction
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 29, 2016 advanced to third reading
Mar 28, 2016 2nd report cal.
Mar 23, 2016 1st report cal.443
Feb 29, 2016 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

S6849 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9369
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§500-a & 500-c, Cor L

S6849 - Summary

Relates to authorizing the Fulton county correctional facility to also be used for the detention of persons under arrest being held for arraignment in any court located in the county of Fulton.

S6849 - Sponsor Memo

S6849 - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 6849                                                  A. 9369

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            February 29, 2016
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. FARLEY -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed  to  be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Crime
  Victims, Crime and Correction

IN  ASSEMBLY  -- Introduced by M. of A. BUTLER -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Correction

AN ACT to amend the correction  law,  in  relation  to  authorizing  the
  Fulton  county correctional facility to also be used for the detention
  of persons under arrest  being  held  for  arraignment  in  any  court
  located in the county of Fulton

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

  Section 1. Section 500-a of the correction law is amended by adding  a
new subdivision 2-o to read as follows:
  2-O.  THE FULTON COUNTY CORRECTIONAL FACILITY MAY ALSO BE USED FOR THE
DETENTION OF PERSONS UNDER ARREST BEING  HELD  FOR  ARRAIGNMENT  IN  ANY
COURT LOCATED IN THE COUNTY OF FULTON.
  S  2.  Section  500-c of the correction law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 21 to read as follows:
  21. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION  OF  LAW,  IN  THE  COUNTY  OF
FULTON  ALL  THE  PROVISIONS  OF THIS SECTION SHALL EQUALLY APPLY IN ANY
CASE WHERE THE SHERIFF IS HOLDING A PERSON UNDER ARREST FOR  ARRAIGNMENT
PRIOR  TO COMMITMENT, AS IF SUCH PERSON HAD BEEN JUDICIALLY COMMITTED TO
THE CUSTODY OF THE SHERIFF AND SUCH PERSON MAY BE  HELD  IN  THE  FULTON
COUNTY CORRECTIONAL FACILITY.
  S  3.  This  act shall take effect immediately; provided further, that
the amendments to section 500-c of the correction law  made  by  section
two of this act shall not affect the repeal of such section and shall be
deemed repealed therewith.


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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14017-01-6

assembly Bill A9397

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Provides that services to medical assistance recipients suffering from traumatic brain injuries or qualifying for nursing home diversion and transition services shall be provided outside of managed programs

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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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Feb 29, 2016 referred to health

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Multi-Sponsors

A9397 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6814
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §364-j, Soc Serv L

A9397 - Summary

Provides that services to medical assistance recipients suffering from traumatic brain injuries or qualifying for nursing home diversion and transition services shall be provided outside of managed programs.

A9397 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  9397

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 29, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  GOTTFRIED  --  read once and referred to the
  Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to the provision of
  services to certain persons suffering from traumatic brain injuries or
  qualifying for nursing home diversion and transition services

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision 3 of section 364-j of the social services law
is amended by adding a new paragraph (d-2) to read as follows:
  (D-2) SERVICES PROVIDED  PURSUANT  TO  WAIVERS,  GRANTED  PURSUANT  TO
SUBSECTION  (C)  OF  SECTION 1915 OF THE FEDERAL SOCIAL SECURITY ACT, TO
PERSONS SUFFERING FROM TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURIES OR QUALIFYING FOR  NURS-
ING  HOME  DIVERSION  AND  TRANSITION  SERVICES SHALL NOT BE PROVIDED TO
MEDICAL ASSISTANCE RECIPIENTS THROUGH MANAGED CARE PROGRAMS  ESTABLISHED
PURSUANT  TO  THIS SECTION, AND SHALL CONTINUE TO BE PROVIDED OUTSIDE OF
MANAGED CARE PROGRAMS AND IN ACCORDANCE WITH  SUCH  WAIVER  PROGRAMS  AS
THEY  EXISTED  ON JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND FIFTEEN; PROVIDED, FURTHER
THAT THE COMMISSIONER OF HEALTH IS HEREBY DIRECTED TO  TAKE  ANY  ACTION
REQUIRED,  INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO FILING WAIVERS AND WAIVER EXTEN-
SIONS  AS  NECESSARY  WITH  THE  FEDERAL  GOVERNMENT,  TO  CONTINUE  THE
PROVISION OF SUCH SERVICES.
  S  2. This act shall take effect immediately, provided that the amend-
ments to section 364-j of the social services law, made by  section  one
of this act, shall not affect the expiration and repeal of such section,
and shall expire and be deemed repealed therewith.




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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14232-01-6

senate Bill S6848

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Expands the eligibility and increases the number of awards for the New York state young farmers loan forgiveness incentive program

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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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Feb 29, 2016 referred to higher education

Co-Sponsors

S6848 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9368
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §679-f, Ed L

S6848 - Summary

Expands the eligibility and increases the number of awards for the New York state young farmers loan forgiveness incentive program to undergraduate and graduate degrees; increases the number of such awards from ten to twenty; increases the amount of such award from fifty to sixty thousand dollars upon the end of a six year, rather than five year, period.

S6848 - Sponsor Memo

S6848 - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 6848                                                  A. 9368

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            February 29, 2016
                               ___________

IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Higher Educa-
  tion

IN  ASSEMBLY  -- Introduced by M. of A. THIELE -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Higher Education

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to expanding  the  eligi-
  bility  and  increasing  the  number  of awards for the New York state
  young farmers loan forgiveness incentive program

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

  Section  1.  Section 679-f of the education law, as added by section 1
of part Y of chapter 56 of the laws of  2014,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  S  679-f.  New  York  state  young  farmers loan forgiveness incentive
program. 1. Purpose. The president shall grant student loan  forgiveness
awards  for  the  purpose of alleviating the burden of student loan debt
for young farmers. Such awards shall be made on a competitive basis,  in
accordance with rules and regulations promulgated by the corporation for
such  purposes,  to  applicants  who meet the eligibility criteria. Such
rules and regulations shall include provisions for the consideration  of
applicants who are economically disadvantaged.
  2.  Eligibility. To be eligible for an award pursuant to this section,
applicants shall: (a) have graduated and obtained [a]  AN  UNDERGRADUATE
OR  GRADUATE degree from an approved New York state college or universi-
ty; (b) have an  outstanding  student  loan  debt  from  obtaining  such
degree;  (c)  operate a farm in New York state on a full-time basis; (d)
agree to operate such farm for the duration of no less than five  years;
(e)  apply  for this program within two years of college graduation; and
(f) comply with subdivisions three  and  five  of  section  six  hundred
sixty-one of this part.
  3.  Awards.  No  greater  than [ten] TWENTY awards shall be granted to
qualified applicants in the amount of up to  ten  thousand  dollars  per
year,  per  applicant,  not to exceed a duration of [five] SIX years and

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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

assembly Bill A9396

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to bicycle and running events on public highways

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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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Feb 29, 2016 referred to transportation

A9396 - Details

Law Section:
Highway Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §316, Hway L; amd §1640, V & T L

A9396 - Summary

Provides that municipalities shall permit bicycle and running events on public highways and shall not charge unreasonable fees for such events.

A9396 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  9396

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 29, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. LAVINE -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Transportation

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  highway law and the vehicle and traffic law, in
  relation to organized bicycle and running events on public highways

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

  Section  1.  Section 316 of the highway law, as amended by chapter 655
of the laws of 1978, is amended to read as follows:
  S 316. Entitled to free use of highways. The authorities having charge
or control of any highway, public street, park,  parkway,  driveway,  or
place, shall have no power or authority to pass, enforce or maintain any
ordinance,  rule  or  regulation  by which any person using a bicycle or
tricycle shall be excluded or prohibited from the free use of any  high-
way,  public street, avenue, roadway, driveway, parkway, park, or place,
at any time when the same is open to the free use of persons having  and
using  other  pleasure carriages, except upon such driveway, speedway or
road as has been or may be expressly set apart by law for the  exclusive
use  of horses and light carriages. But nothing herein shall prevent the
passage, enforcement or maintenance  of  any  regulation,  ordinance  or
rule,  regulating  the  use of bicycles or tricycles in highways, public
streets, driveways, parks, parkways, and places, or  the  regulation  of
the  speed  of  carriages, vehicles or engines, in public parks and upon
parkways and driveways in the city of  New  York,  under  the  exclusive
jurisdiction  and  control  of the department of parks and recreation of
said city, nor prevent any such authorities in any other city from regu-
lating the speed of any vehicles herein described in such manner  as  to
limit and determine the proper rate of speed with which such vehicle may
be  propelled  nor  in such manner as to require, direct or prohibit the
use of bells, lamps and other appurtenances nor to prohibit the  use  of
any  vehicle  upon  that  part of the highway, street, park, or parkway,
commonly known as the footpath or sidewalk. NO REGULATION, ORDINANCE  OR
RULE  REGULATING  THE USE OF BICYCLES, TRICYCLES OR RUNNERS MAY DENY ANY
ORGANIZED BICYCLE OR  RUNNING  EVENTS,  OR  ANY  ORGANIZED  EVENTS  THAT
COMBINE BICYCLE AND RUNNING FROM ANY HIGHWAY, PUBLIC STREET, PARK, PARK-

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