Bill Text: NY S06224 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced

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Bill Title: Includes towns and cities within Orange county in the definition of designated community for community preservation funds; authorizes the imposition of a real estate transfer tax.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-06-05 - PRINT NUMBER 6224A [S06224 Detail]

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                STATE OF NEW YORK


                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                    IN SENATE

                                      May 24, 2019

        Introduced  by  Sen. METZGER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government

        AN ACT to amend the general municipal law, in relation to the definition
          of designated community for community preservation funds

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

     1    Section 1. Paragraph (d) of subdivision 1 of section 6-s of the gener-
     2  al  municipal  law,  as  added  by  chapter  596 of the laws of 2007, is
     3  amended to read as follows:
     4    (d) "Designated community" means any town or city  within  the  Hudson
     5  Valley counties of Putnam [or], Westchester or Orange.
     6    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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