S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2013-2014 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
April 30, 2013
Introduced by Sen. HOYLMAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities
AN ACT in relation to requiring the division of housing and community
renewal to calculate the period of rent reduction due to diminution of
services from the date of actual diminution of the services
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Notwithstanding any law, rule or regulation to the contra-
ry, any rent reduction attributable to diminution of services shall be
calculated by the division of housing and community renewal to be effec-
tive upon the date that the diminution of service commenced, regardless
of when the diminution of services was reported to the division or that
date upon which the diminution of services was addressed by the divi-
sion. Such rent reduction shall be applicable to the entire period of
time the services were not maintained in full.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall be deemed to
have been in full force and effect on and after January 1, 2013.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.