Bill Text: NY A06749 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Authorizes a correction to an error in the tax assessment rolls of the Bath Central School District; and makes an appropriation of $500,000 to address the school district's shortfall that resulted from the error.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-03-18 - referred to ways and means [A06749 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-A06749-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                     March 18, 2019
        Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  PALMESANO  --  read once and referred to the
          Committee on Ways and Means
        AN ACT to authorize a correction to an error in the tax assessment rolls
          of the Bath Central  School  District;  and  making  an  appropriation
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary,
     2  the assessor of the town of Bath, county of Steuben, is  hereby  author-
     3  ized  to make the appropriate correction to the 2018 tax assessment roll
     4  with respect to the 2018-2019 school taxes for Steuben Land  Associates,
     5  LLC  in  regard  to the parcels located at 7009 Rumsey Street Extension.
     6  Such correction is necessary due to a clerical error made in the assess-
     7  ment. The correct assessed value of such parcels shall be $3,846,200. In
     8  addition to the correction authorized by this act, the town shall relevy
     9  such school taxes for the year in which such clerical error was made.
    10    § 2. The commissioner of taxation and finance is hereby authorized  to
    11  grant  the  Bath Central School District $500,000 in state aid, in addi-
    12  tion to any other  state  aid  granted  to  such  school  district,  for
    13  purposes of correcting the shortfall in revenue resulting from the cler-
    14  ical error described in section one of this act.
    15    §  3.  The sum of five hundred thousand dollars ($500,000), or so much
    16  thereof as may be necessary, is hereby appropriated to the Bath  Central
    17  School  District  out of any moneys in the state treasury in the general
    18  fund to the credit of the local assistance account, not otherwise appro-
    19  priated, and made immediately available, for the purpose of carrying out
    20  the provisions of section two of this act. Such moneys shall be  payable
    21  on  the  audit and warrant of the comptroller to such school district as
    22  prescribed by law.
    23    § 4. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.