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1997 RPT Related Bills of Interest-Passed Both Houses

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RPS Departmental / Governor's / Budget Bills:
Budget -- Several Education Related Provisions (See especially bill secs. 24, 117-g, and 117-h) S.5788
A.8678
Rules
Rules
Passed Senate 8/4
Passed Assembly 8/4
Signed 8/20 Ch. 436
Budget -- Misc. provisions (Includes Move of Training $; Rev. Sharing -- see secs. 20,23, 24) S.5762
A.8646
Rules
Rules
Passed Senate 8/1
Passed Assembly 8/1
Signed 8/20 Ch. 430
Elected Assessors -- Reimbursement for Continuing Education Related Expenses S.4581
A.8034
Larkin
Rules(Gunther)
Passed Senate 5/20
Passed Assembly 8/4
Signed 9/3 Ch. 527
Exemption -- Disabled Persons, Local Option, w/ Income Limitations (Gov.'s Prog. Bill # 55) S.5492-a
A.3977-a
Johnson
Glick
Passed Senate 6/24
Passed Assembly 7/8
Signed 7/29 Ch. 315
Mandate Relief Related Provisions (#97-04RRR) S.3802-b
A.7059-a
Rath
Gunther
Re-Passed Senate 7/22
Passed Assembly 7/22
Signed 8/5 Ch. 355
Oil & Gas Program Fee Extender to 3/31/2000 S.3864
A.6329
Present
Ramirez
Passed Senate 3/26
Passed Assembly 3/24
Signed 4/8 Ch. 35
STAR Program (see Part B, pp.136-151) (STAR Exemption, Taxpayer Bill of Rights) S.5785
A.8671
Rules
Rules
Passed Senate 8/3
Passed Assembly 8/4
Signed 8/7 Ch. 389
Technical and Clarifying Amendments (#97-09) S.4357
A.7058
Rath
Gromack
Passed Senate 6/2
Passed Assembly 7/22
Signed 8/5 Ch. 362
Watershed Conservation & Ag. Easements, NYC Watershed Area Only (Gov's. Prog. Bill) S.5683-a
A.8636
Cook
Rules(Gunther)
Passed Senate 8/1
Passed Assembly 8/2
Signed 9/10 Ch.2
Other RPT Related Bills:
Ag. Assessments -- Includes Ratites as Livestock (e.g., Ostriches, Emus, Rheas and Kiwis) S.3055
A.4920
Cook
Parment
Passed Senate 5/7
Passed Assembly 4/1
Signed 5/20 Ch. 62
Ag. Assessments -- Misc. Provisions Relating to Ag. Districts Program (Ag. & Mkts. Dept. Bill) S.4182-a
A.7065-a
Kuhl
Parment
Passed Senate 6/10
Passed Assembly 7/22
Signed 8/5 Ch. 357
Article 18 -- NYC, Class Adjustment Limits (Base Proportion Changes, 2.5% Cap) S.4842
A.8345
Goodman
Rules(Silver)
Passed Senate 8/4
Passed Assembly 8/1
Signed 8/20 Ch. 440
Board of RPS Member Requirement, One Must be a Commercial Farmer S.2061
A.3691
Kuhl
Parment
Passed Senate 6/16
Passed Assembly 8/2
Signed 8/20 Ch. 403
Condominium Conversion Loophole Closer (Local Option, Prospective) S.3641
A.511
Rath
Gunther
Passed Senate 4/16
Passed Assembly 6/25
Signed 7/29 Ch. 293
County RPTS Directors' Authority (Adv.Appraisals & Exp.Witness) S.3133-a
A.5353-a
Lack
Harenberg
Passed Senate 4/14
Passed Assembly 8/1
Signed 8/20 Ch. 406
Exemption -- Banks, Located in Banking Development Districts S.4244-b
A.6351-b
Farley
Lafayette
Passed Senate 7/1
Re-Passed Assembly 6/30
Signed 7/15 Ch. 204
Exemption -- Business Invest., Not Applicable for Certain Fire District Taxes S.293
A.190
Seward
Magee
Passed Senate 2/5
Passed Assembly 7/22
Signed 8/5 Ch. 332
Exemption -- Historic Property Rehab. (Local Option) S.478
A.3201
DeFrancisco
Abbate
Passed Senate 6/23
Passed Assembly 5/27
Signed 7/8 Ch. 183
Exemption -- Housing, Certain Condo. Alteration & Improve. Projects (489) S.5613
A.8257-a
Leibell
Rules(Rivera)
Passed Senate 6/25
Passed Assembly 8/2
Signed 9/3 Ch. 540
Exemption -- Housing, Section 489, Extends Local Law Adoption Period S.4463-a
A.8254
Leibell
Rules(Espaillat)
Passed Senate 6/25
Passed Assembly 8/1
Signed 9/17 Ch. 599
Exemption -- Housing, NYC, Extends Section 421-a of RPTL S.5371-a
A.8256
Goodman
Rules(Ramirez)
Passed Senate 6/25
Passed Assembly 8/1
Signed 9/3 Ch. 534
Exemption -- Housing, NYSHFA
Sec. 421-d Extender (Gov's Bill)
S.4815
A.7640
Leibell
Rules(Aubry)
Passed Senate 6/24
Passed Assembly 6/16
Signed 6/26 Ch. 146
Exemption -- Industrial Development Agencies, Affects "uniform tax exemption policies" of IDAs S.4285-b
A.8448-a
Larkin
Rules (Colman)
Passed Senate 8/4
Passed Assembly 8/4
Signed 8/20 Ch. 444
Exemption -- 1 Property, RPTL Sec. 406 (V. of Sea Cliff, Nassau Co.) S.5534
A.8341
Marcellino
Rules(Sidikman)
Passed Senate 6/24
Passed Assembly 7/22
Signed 8/5 Ch. 384
Exemption -- 1 Property, RPTL Sec. 420-a (Anshe Shalom Synag., New Rochelle) S.4446-a
A.5291-a
Vellela
Tocci
Passed Senate 6/2
Passed Assembly 7/8
Signed 7/29 Ch. 281
Approval Memo # 21
Exemption -- 1 Property, RPTL Sec. 420-a (Baptist Church, Rockville Ctr., Hempstead) S.3862
A.6640
Skelos
Becker
Passed Senate 6/16
Passed Assembly 7/8
Signed 7/29 Ch. 279
Approval Memo # 19
Exemption -- 1 Property, RPTL Sec. 420-a (Bible Way Church, New Rochelle) S.4447
A.6612
Vellela
Tocci
Passed Senate 5/20
Passed Assembly 7/8
Signed 7/29 Ch. 282
Approval Memo # 22
Exemption -- 1 Property, RPTL Sec. 420-a (Chabad of Pt.Washington, N.Hempstead) S.2844
A.4782
Tully
DiNapoli
Passed Senate 6/4
Passed Assembly 7/8
Signed 7/29 Ch. 278
Approval Memo # 18
Exemption -- 1 Property, RPTL Sec. 420-a (Church of God of Brentwood, Islip) S.3951-a
A.6893-a
Johnson
Harenberg
Passed Senate 6/19
Passed Assembly 7/8
Signed 7/29 Ch. 280
Approval Memo # 20
Exemption -- 1 Property, RPTL Sec. 420-a (East Hewlett Trad. Synagogue, Nassau) S.5670
A.8488
Skelos
Rules(Weisenberg)
Passed Senate 7/1
Passed Assembly 8/3
Signed 8/20 Ch. 427
Approval Memo # 40
Exemption -- 3 Parcels, RPTL Sec. 420-a (Evergreen Presbyterian Church, Nassau) S.5678
A.8508
Rules
Rules(Labriola)
Passed Senate 8/1
Passed Assembly 8/3
Signed 8/20 Ch. 428
Approval Memo # 41
Exemption -- 1 Property, RPTL Sec. 420-a (Harvest House III, Hempstead) S.4499
A.6966
Tully
Alfano
Passed Senate 5/29
Passed Assembly 8/2
Signed 8/20 Ch. 412
Approval Memo # 37
Exemption -- 1 Property, RPTL Sec. 420-a (Greater NY 7th Day Adventists, Hempstead) S.2484-a
A.3924-a
Skelos
Weisenberg
Passed Senate 4/9
Passed Assembly 5/5
Signed 7/29 Ch. 276
Approval Memo # 16
Exemption -- 1 Property, RPTL Sec. 420-a (Iglesia Pentecostal Refugio, Islip) S.3950-a
A.6892-a
Johnson
Harenberg
Passed Senate 6/19
Passed Assembly 7/8
Signed 8/20 Ch. 410
Approval Memo # 35
Exemption -- 1 Property, RPTL Sec. 420-a (Jain Center of America, Nassau) S.4680
A.7779
Tully
Rules(DiNapoli)
Passed Senate 6/3
Passed Assembly 7/8
Signed 7/29 Ch. 283
Approval Memo # 23
Exemption -- 1 Property, RPTL Sec. 420-a (N.Shore Sephardic Synagogue, Nassau) S.5006
A.7781
Tully
Rules(DiNapoli)
Passed Senate 7/1
Passed Assembly 8/1
Signed 8/20 Ch. 419
Approval Memo # 39
Exemption -- 1 Property, RPTL Sec. 420-a (Solomon Schechter Day School, Nassau) S.4501
A.8304
Tully
Rules(Sidikman)
Passed Senate 6/4
Passed Assembly 7/22
Signed 8/5 Ch. 364
Exemption -- 1 Property, RPTL Sec. 420-a (Wagner College, Staten Island), (Forgives Liens) S.5256
A.7766
Marchi
Rules(Vitaliano)
Passed Senate 6/19
Passed Assembly 7/8
Signed 8/5 Ch. 377
Approval Memo #49
Exemption -- 1 Property, RPTL Sec. 420-a (Tzivos Hashem, Brooklyn), (Cancels Unpd. Taxes)

A.8639
No Same As
Rules(Norman)
Passed Senate 8/4
Passed Assembly 8/4
Signed 9/17 Ch.630
Exemption -- 1 Property, RPTL Sec. 420-a (Word of Jesus Outreach Ctr., Islip) S.4907-a
A.8306
Trunzo
Rules(Mazzarelli)
Passed Senate 6/19
Passed Assembly 8/1
Signed 8/20 Ch. 416
Approval Memo # 38
Exemption -- 1 Property, RPTL Sec. 420-b (Long Beach Public Library, Hempstead) S.2485
A.3925
Skelos
Weisenberg
Passed Senate 3/25
Passed Assembly 5/5
Signed 7/29 Ch. 277
Approval Memo # 17
Exemption -- 1 Property, RPTL Sec. 420-b (Long Island Aquarium, Islip) S.3965
A.6638
Johnson
Boyle
Passed Senate 5/29
Passed Assembly 7/22
Signed 8/20 Ch. 411
Approval Memo # 36
Exemption -- 1 Property, PHFL Sec.577 (Landmark on Main St. Ltd..., Nassau) S.4681
A.7780
Tully
Rules(DiNapoli)
Passed Senate 6/4
Passed Assembly 7/8
Signed 7/29 Ch. 284
Approval Memo # 24
Exemption -- Srs., Exclude Vets. Disability Payments from Income (Option) S.4526-a
A.5323-b
Skelos
DiNapoli
Passed Senate 6/17
Passed Assembly 6/9
Signed 7/3 Ch. 168
Exemption -- Utility Service Lines (With Certain Exclusions) S.4790-a
A.7692-a
Seward
Rules(Ramirez)
Re-Passed Senate 7/22
Passed Assembly 8/4
Vetoed 9/3
Veto Message # 44
Exemption -- Vets., Add'l. Elig. Funds (Magnify Benefits) S.1902
A.969
Maltese
Schimminger
Passed Senate 6/23
Passed Assembly 5/19
Signed 7/8 Ch. 178
Exemption -- Vets., Co-ops Eligible S.819-a
A.5811
Skelos
Lafayette
Passed Senate 6/16
Passed Assembly 5/5
Signed 7/3 Ch. 171
Exemption -- Vets., Alternative (Allows for Additional Higher Limits) S.4977-a
A.8417
Holland
Rules(Robach)
Passed Senate 6/4
Passed Assembly 8/1
Signed 8/20 Ch. 417
Indian Law Amd. -- Re: Taxation of Certain Village Lands Leased from the Seneca Nation S.5577-a
A.6973-a
Present
McGee
Passed Senate 8/4
Passed Assembly 8/4
Signed 9/17 Ch.611
Installment Payments -- School Taxes S.2394
A.2632
Rath
Bragman
Passed Senate 7/1
Passed Assembly 5/19
Signed 7/15 Ch. 199
Installment Payments -- Chapter Amendment S.5713
A.8589
Rath
Rules (Bragman)
Passed Senate 8/1
Passed Assembly 8/4
Signed 9/24 Ch. 665
NYC Commercial Tax Abatements (Affects lower Manhattan) S.5630-a
A.8416-a
Connor
Rules (Silver)
Passed Senate 8/4
Passed Assembly 8/4
Signed 9/17 Ch. 629
Approval Memo #79
Notary Acknowledgement Form Standards (Real Property Law Sections 309 & 309-a) S.586-a
A.1069-a
Lack
Sidikman
Passed Senate 6/19
Re-Passed Assembly 6/11
Signed 7/8 Ch. 179
Rockland Co. IDA's -- PILOT payment related S.563
A.1081
Holland
Gromack
Passed Senate 3/18
Passed Assembly 3/24
Signed 4/8 Ch. 28
State Agencies Required to Use Durable Paper in Publications and Records of Enduring Value S.2810
A.5390
Farley
Luster
Passed Senate 6/18
Passed Assembly 6/2
Vetoed 7/3
Veto Message # 7
Tax Appeals -- SCAR Service Reqs. (OCA Bill) S.3611
A.6558
Rath
Ramirez
Passed Senate 4/14
Passed Assembly 8/3
Signed 9/3 Ch. 517
Tax Enforcement -- Cities w/ > 300K Population Priority of Liens in Mortgage Foreclosures S.2789
A.222
Volker
Hoyt
Passed Senate 5/5
Passed Assembly 6/30
Signed 7/21 Ch. 232
Tax Enforcement -- Erie Co. Tax Act, Increases Interest Rates, etc. S.3884
A.6587-a
Volker
Hoyt
Passed Senate 8/2
Passed Assembly 8/1
Signed 8/20 Ch. 439
Tax Refunds/Corrections -- Designee May Handle Amounts Up to $2,500 S.3569
A.5265
Alesi
Gantt
Passed Senate 6/2
Passed Assembly 7/15
Signed 9/3 Ch. 515
Tax State Property -- 2 Towns, Orange, Palisades Interstate Park Commission S.5450
A.3349
Holland
Calhoun
Passed Senate 6/19
Passed Assembly 8/4
Signed 9/24 Ch. 660
Approval Memo #87
Town of Smithtown, Library District Choice for Tax Purposes S.1168
A.1843
Lack
Wertz
Passed Senate 2/25
Passed Assembly 8/4
Signed 8/20 Ch. 401
Urban Development Action Areas -- NYC only (Some transfers deemed to be municipal property) S.2226
A.4714
Leibell
Lopez
Passed Senate 4/8
Passed Assembly 5/12
Signed 6/11 Ch. 95
Village of Sloan -- Vets. Exemption (Validating Act) S.5277
A.7813
Stachowski
Rules(Tokasz)
Passed Senate 5/29
Passed Assembly 6/9
Signed 7/29 Ch. 313
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