Bill Text: NY S01791 | 2021-2022 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Relates to subjecting certain state lands to real property taxation.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2021-01-15 - REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT [S01791 Detail]

Download: New_York-2021-S01791-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK


                               2021-2022 Regular Sessions

                    IN SENATE

                                    January 15, 2021

        Introduced  by  Sens. SKOUFIS, BIAGGI -- 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  subjecting
          certain state lands to real property taxation

          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:

     1    Section 1. The section heading and subdivision 1 of section 534 of the
     2  real property tax law, the section heading as amended by chapter 736  of
     3  the laws of 1962 and subdivision 1 as amended by chapter 351 of the laws
     4  of 1977, are amended to read as follows:
     5    Certain state lands subject to taxation for all purposes [except coun-
     6  ty  purposes].  1.  Lands  owned by the state acquired for reforestation
     7  purposes pursuant to section 9-0501 of  the  environmental  conservation
     8  law  shall  be  subject  to  taxation  for  all  purposes [except county
     9  purposes].
    10    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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