Liz Krueger's Legislation

You are viewing the most recently published bills sponsored by Liz Krueger.
S2881-2015: Requires health insurance companies to provide health proxy forms to the insured and to store completed proxies on behalf of the insured sponsored by KRUEGER
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Requires health insurance companies to provide health proxy forms to the insured and to store completed proxies on behalf of the insured; requires the department of social services to provide health proxy forms and instructions to persons applying for Medicaid. Read more...
S2884-2015: Requires coverage under medicaid and health insurance plans for treatment for smoking cessation sponsored by KRUEGER
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Requires that medicaid and health insurance plans provide coverage for costs of prescription smoking cessation treatment that is ordered by a physician; establishes a coverage limit of $400 for each covered individual. Read more...
S2870-2015: Provides that upon sale of a limited-profit housing company project, reserve and surplus funds must be held in escrow and dedicated to major capital improvements sponsored by KRUEGER
Committee: HOUSING, CONSTRUCTION AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT | Search
Provides that upon sale or other conveyance of a limited-profit housing company project to an entity other than a new limited-profit housing company, reserve and surplus funds must be held in escrow by the new owner and dedicated solely to defraying the costs of major capital improvements; further provides that no rental may be increased to cover the cost of a major capital improvement until such reserve and surplus funds have been exhausted. Read more...
S2871-2015: Grants tenants right to withhold portion of rent for failure of landlord to provide heat sponsored by KRUEGER
Committee: JUDICIARY | Search
Grants tenants right to withhold one-tenth of one month's rent for each day the owner of a multiple dwelling fails to provide heat during winter months, from November to March, where the landlord is given 24 hours notice of insufficient heat. Read more...
S2872-2015: Makes warrant execution, not issuance, following judgment for petitioner in summary proceeding to recover possession of real property act which annuls relationship sponsored by KRUEGER
Committee: HOUSING, CONSTRUCTION AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT | Search
Makes warrant execution (not issuance), following a judgment for the petitioner in summary proceeding to recover possession of real property, the act which cancels the agreement under which the person removed held the premises and annuls the landlord-tenant relationship; provides court not deprived of the power to vacate such warrant at any time (current law provides the court is not deprived of the power to vacate such warrant for good cause shown prior to warrant execution); provides petitioner may recover by action the reasonable value for the use and occupation to the time when the warrant was executed (rather than issued). Read more...
S2854-2015: Provides for the tenant rights act to provide for certain tenant and rental property maintenance requirements sponsored by KRUEGER
Committee: HOUSING, CONSTRUCTION AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT | Search
Provides for the tenant rights act to provide for certain tenant and rental property maintenance requirements. Read more...
S2855-2015: Sets criteria for approval of rent increases resulting from major capital improvements in certain dwellings sponsored by KRUEGER
Committee: HOUSING, CONSTRUCTION AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT | Search
Establishes criteria for approval of rent increases to rent regulated property resulting from major capital improvements to insure that the work performed is an enhancement or upgrade to a housing accommodation or service therein and is not merely repair or replacement to existing services; prohibits approval of a major capital improvement rent increase where any outstanding hazardous violations exist. Read more...
S2856-2015: Relates to renewal of a lease under the stabilization code promulgated by the real estate industry stabilization association sponsored by KRUEGER
Committee: HOUSING, CONSTRUCTION AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT | Search
Relates to renewal of a lease under the stabilization code promulgated by the real estate industry stabilization association; defines demolish. Read more...
S2852-2015: Prohibits landlords from charging potential tenants application fees greater than the actual cost of a credit check or other related services paid by the landlord sponsored by KRUEGER
Committee: JUDICIARY | Search
Allows landlords to charge potential tenants application fees no greater than the actual cost of a credit check or related services paid to a third party by the landlord. Read more...
S2853-2015: Reduces the amount of maximum rent increase collectible in one year sponsored by KRUEGER
Committee: HOUSING, CONSTRUCTION AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT | Search
Reduces the amount of maximum rent increase collectible in one year. Read more...
S2844-2015: Permits tenants in certain cities to take a rental offset for repair of hazardous conditions sponsored by KRUEGER
Committee: HOUSING, CONSTRUCTION AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT | Search
Provides that in cities with a population of one million or more, a tenant or group of tenants, after proper notice to the landlord of the existence of a hazardous violation of housing codes and certification of the existence of such violation by the local agency charged with enforcement of housing codes, may contract for the repair of such condition and offset the price of such repair from his rental payments if the landlord fails to commence work to correct the condition within a certain period after notice is received. Read more...
S2832-2015: Creates the office of the cooperative and condominium ombudsman, authorizes the residential unit fee sponsored by KRUEGER
Committee: FINANCE | Search
Creates the office of the cooperative and condominium ombudsman; authorizes the residential unit tax and establishes the office of the cooperative and condominium ombudsman fund. Read more...
S2833-2015: Precludes owners from collecting further rent increases if they fail to pay their housing unit fee sponsored by KRUEGER
Committee: HOUSING, CONSTRUCTION AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT | Search
Precludes owners from collecting further rent increases if they fail to pay their housing unit fee. Read more...
S2831-2015: Removes provisions prohibiting N.Y. city from strengthening rent regulation laws to provide more comprehensive coverage than state laws sponsored by KRUEGER
Committee: HOUSING, CONSTRUCTION AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT | Search
Removes provisions that prohibit cities of one million or more from strengthening rent regulation laws to provide more comprehensive coverage than state laws. Read more...
S2828-2015: Prohibits an owner from adjusting the amount of preferential rent upon the renewal of a lease sponsored by KRUEGER
Committee: HOUSING, CONSTRUCTION AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT | Search
Prohibits an owner from adjusting the amount of preferential rent, rent charged and paid by the tenant which is less than the legal regulated rent for the housing accommodation, upon the renewal of a lease; only allows the owner to make such adjustments upon a vacancy which is not the result of the failure of the owner to maintain a habitable residence. Read more...
S2829-2015: Relates to unlawful tenancies under the emergency tenant protection act of 1974 sponsored by KRUEGER
Committee: HOUSING, CONSTRUCTION AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT | Search
Relates to unlawful tenancies under the emergency tenant protection act of 1974; prohibits owners from entering or renewing leases where such owner has reason to know that such tenant will not occupy the housing accommodation as his or her primary residence. Read more...
S2830-2015: Requires the cost of major capital improvements to be recovered through a monthly surcharge on rents sponsored by KRUEGER
Committee: HOUSING, CONSTRUCTION AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT | Search
Establishes a methodology for determining major capital improvements (MCI) rent surcharges; provides that such MCI shall be calculated as a rent surcharge and shall not become part of the base legal regulated rent by which rent increases are calculated, and requires the amount thereof to be separately designated and billed as such; codifies current practices regarding the annual 6% cap on MCI increases and the methodology for determining MCI surcharges based on the number of rooms; requires that rent surcharges authorized for major capital improvements shall cease when the cost of the improvement has been recovered. Read more...
S2826-2015: Prohibits fuel pass-along rental adjustment to tenant of New York city rent controlled housing accommodations sponsored by KRUEGER
Committee: HOUSING, CONSTRUCTION AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT | Search
Provides that no tenant of housing accommodations which are subject to rent control shall be subject to a fuel adjustment or pass-along increase in rent; provides that any such increase to such tenant shall be null and void. Read more...
S2827-2015: Increases penalties for failure to execute and file satisfied judgments of $5,000 or more with proper clerk sponsored by KRUEGER
Committee: JUDICIARY | Search
Increases penalties for failure to execute and file satisfied judgments of $5,000 or more with court clerk from $100 to $500. Read more...
S2815-2015: Relates to tenant security deposit accounts and administrative expenses to which a person may be entitled sponsored by KRUEGER
Committee: JUDICIARY | Search
Provides that a landlord depositing security deposits in an interest bearing account shall be entitled to receive as administration expenses a sum equivalent to 20 percent of the interest earned by such security money per annum, but not to exceed one percent per annum of the money so deposited. Read more...
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