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HomeMy WebLinkAbout2003 #2Filing NEW YORK STATE DEP.4R7"MENT OF STATE Loca L%Law - 41 STATE STREET, ALBANY NY ?� I (Use this form to file a local law with the Secretary, of State.) Text of law should be given as amended. Do not include maner being eliminated -and T ICMXEW m italics or underlinine to indicate new matter.F L E 9 Groton PR tjj 2M3 Toof---_ ---------------------------------------------------------------------------- MISCEILMEOi & S7A rE Local claw No. ------------------------------------ of the year 2� ---- RCC��6-S A local law _troy_idin _a_.p.__P_taxat-.,o __to__Persons .............. s ixty _f iv_e__y_ears_ of_ age_ oro�der___-----------------------------------------_--__---- Be it enacted by the __Town_ Boar___ -----------_________---------------------------------------------- of the f lyme O f L e;islauve 110 vq of ----Groton Town -,-------------------•----------------------------------__-_ _--------- follows: - Section 1. This Local Law shall be known and cited as "A Local Law of the Town of Groton Providing a Partial Exemption from Taxation to Persons Sixty -Five Years. of Age or Older Pursuant to the Provisions of Section 467 of the Real Property Tax Law." Section 2. The purpose of this Local Law is to grant a partial exemption from taxation to a maximum of fifty per centum (50%) of assessed valuation of real property which is owned by persons with limited income who are sixty-five years of age or over who meet the requirements set forth in section four hundred sixty-seven of the Real Property Tax Law of the State of New York as amended. Section 3. Pursuant to Section 467 of the Real Property Tax Law, real property situate within the bounds of the Town of Groton, Tompkins County, New York, owned by one or more persons, each of whom is 65 years of age or over, or real property owned by husband and wife or siblings, one of whom is 65 years of age or over, shall be exempt from taxation for real estate taxes to be levied by the Town of Groton for the year 2004 and thereafter by the percentage of exemption specified for the annual income. ranges listed below: 1 Annual Income Ranges (1) $20,500 or less (2) $20,500 or more but less than $21,500 (3) $21,500 or more but less than $22,500 (4) $22,500 or more but less than $23,500 (5) $23,500 or more but less than $24,400 (6) $24,400 or more but less than $25,300 (7) $25,300 or more but less than $26,200 (8) $26,200 or more but less than $27,100 (9) $27,100 or more but less than $28,000 (10) $28,000 or more but less than $28,900 Exemption Percentage 50% 45% 40% 35% 30% 25% 20% 15% 10% 5% Section 4. Local Law No. 1 for the year 1966, as amended by Local. Law No. 3 for the year 1984, as amended by Local Law No. 1 for the year 1990, as amended by Local Law No. 1 for the year 1993, as amended by Local Law No. 1 for the year 1994, which provides for a partial tax exemption of real property owned by certain persons with limited income sixty-five (65) years of age or older, is hereby repealed and superseded by this Local Law. Section 5. This Local Law shall take effect immediately upon filing with the New York Secretary of State and shall apply to the next real estate taxes to be levied by the Town of Groton. 2 (Complete the certification in the paragraph that applies to the filing of this local Iaw and strike out that which is not applicable.) 1. (Final adoption by local legislative body only.) I hereby certify that the local law annexed hereto, designated as local law No. -2 _-_.:___________________ _ of 2W3 --- of the -(4;6- y)( (Town)( gM of __roton ------------------------------------------------------ the ----------------------------- onApril �' (Nome of Legislative Body) - ----- 20p3 was duly passed b Y -, in accordance with the applicable provisions of law. 2. (Passage by local legislative body with approval, no disapproval or repassage after disapproval by the Elective Chief Executive Officer*.) I hereby certify that the local law annexed hereto, designated as local law No. ----------------------- ----------- of 20 ------ of the (County)(City)(Town)(Village) of - was duly passed by the ----------------------------------------------- on ------------------ 20 --- , and wasa ( pproved)(not approved) (repassedafter (Nance of Legislative Body) disapproval) by the __________________________________________________ and was deemed duly adopted on ------------------ 20____ (Elective Chief Executive Officer*) in accordance with the applicable provisions of law I (Final adoption by referendum.) I hereby certify that the local law annexed hereto, designated as local law No. ___________________________________ of 20_--___ of the (County)(City)(Town)(Villa"e) of---------------------------------------------------------------__ was duly passed by the --------------------------------------------------- on ---------------- -- 20---- ,and was (approved)(not approved)(repassed after (Name of Legislative Body) disapproval) by the ------------------------------------------------- on ------------------- 20_-__ . Such local law was submitted (Elective Chief Execrative Officer*) to the people by reason of a (mandatory)(permissive) referendum, and received the affirmative vote of a majority of the qualified electors voting thereon at the (genera l)(special)(annual) election held on ------------------- 20L--- , in accordance with the applicable provisions of law. 4. (Subject to permissive referendum and final adoption because no valid petition was filed requesting referendum.) I hereby certify that the local law annexed hereto, designated as local law No. ___________________________________ of 20______ of the (Cou nty)(City)(Town) (Village) of_________________________________________________________________ was duly passed by the --------------------------------------------------- on ------------------ 20____ ,and was (approved)(not approved)(repassed after (Name of Legislative Body) disapproval) by the --------------------------------------------------- _______________ on __________________ 20 --- . Such local law was subject to (Elective Chief Executive Officer*) permissive referendum and no valid petition requesting such referendum was filed as of ------------------ 20---- , in accordance with the applicable provisions of law. * Elective Chief Executive Officer means or includes the chief executive officer of a county elected on a county- wide basis or, if there be none, the chairperson of the county legislative body, the mayor of a city or village, or the supervisor of a town where such officer is vested with the power to approve or veto local laws or ordinances. 3 5. (City local law concerning Charter revision proposed by petition.) I hereby certify that the local law annexed hereto, designated as local law No- ----------_---- of 20------ _-------_-- having of the City of ---------------------------------- g been submitted to referendum pursuant to the provisions of section (36)(37) of the Municipal Home Rule Law, and having received the affirmative vote of a majority of the qualified electors of such city voting thereon at the (specia])(genera1) election held on------------------- 20____7 became operative. 6, (County local law concerning adoption of Charter.) I hereby certify that the local law annexed hereto, designated as local law No. ------------------------------------ of 20------ ofthe County of -------- -------------------------------------------- State of New York, having been submitted to the electors at the General Election of November ---------------------- 20----, pursuant to subdivisions 5 and 7 of section 33 of the Municipal Horne Rule .Law, and having received the affirmative vote of a majority of the qualified electors of the cit- ies of said county as a unit and a majority of the qualified electors of the towns of said county considered as a unit voting at said general election, became operative. (If any other authorized form of final adoption has been followed, please provide an appropriate certification.) I further certify that I have compared the preceding local lain with the original on file in this office and that the same is a correct transcript therefrom and of the whole of such original local law, and was finally adopted in the manner in- licated in paragraph ----- above. 1 Clerk of County legislative body, City, Town or Village Clerk or officer designated by local legislative body (Sea 1) Date: April 8, 2003 (Certification to be executed by County Attorney, Corporation Counsel, Town Attorney, Village. Attorney or other authorized attorney of locality.) STATE OF NEW YORK COUNTY OF TOMPKINS. I, the undersigned, hereby certify that the foregoing local law contains the correct text and that all proper proceedings have been lead or taken for the enactment of the local law annexed hereto Signature Title Attorney for Town Vow* xt& Of Groton Town URW Date: April 8, 2003 4