senate Bill S130

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Requires manufacturers and sellers of manufactured homes to provide customers with notice that owners of manufactured home parks may change the use of land comprisin

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  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

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Mar 12, 2012 committee discharged and committed to rules
Mar 08, 2012 notice of committee consideration - requested
Jan 04, 2012 referred to consumer protection
Jan 05, 2011 referred to consumer protection

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S130 - Details

Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §399-nn, Gen Bus L; amd §233, RP L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S1935

S130 - Summary

Requires manufacturers and sellers of manufactured homes to provide customers with notice that owners of manufactured home parks may change the use of land comprising manufactured home parks requiring a customer to relocate the home at the customer's expense.

S130 - Sponsor Memo

S130 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                   130

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. PERALTA, PARKER -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when  printed  to  be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Consumer
  Protection

AN  ACT  to amend the general business law and the real property law, in
  relation to requiring manufactured home park owners  or  operators  to
  provide  customers  with notice that such owners or operators of manu-
  factured home parks may change the use of land comprising manufactured
  home parks

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section
399-nn to read as follows:
  S  399-NN.  MANUFACTURED HOME CONTRACTS.   1. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS
SECTION, "MANUFACTURED HOME" MEANS A STRUCTURE, TRANSPORTABLE IN ONE  OR
MORE  SECTIONS, WHICH, IN THE TRAVELING MODE, IS EIGHT BODY FEET OR MORE
IN WIDTH OR FORTY BODY FEET OR MORE IN LENGTH, OR, WHEN ERECTED ON SITE,
IS THREE HUNDRED TWENTY OR MORE SQUARE FEET, AND WHICH  IS  BUILT  ON  A
PERMANENT  CHASSIS AND DESIGNED TO BE USED AS A DWELLING WITH OR WITHOUT
A PERMANENT FOUNDATION WHEN CONNECTED TO  THE  REQUIRED  UTILITIES,  AND
INCLUDES  THE PLUMBING, HEATING, AIR-CONDITIONING AND ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS
CONTAINED THEREIN. THE TERM SHALL INCLUDE ANY STRUCTURE THAT  MEETS  ALL
OF THE REQUIREMENTS OF THIS SUBDIVISION EXCEPT THE SIZE REQUIREMENTS AND
WITH RESPECT TO WHICH THE MANUFACTURER VOLUNTARILY FILES A CERTIFICATION
REQUIRED BY THE UNITED STATES SECRETARY OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT
AND COMPLIES WITH THE STANDARDS ESTABLISHED UNDER TITLE 42 OF THE UNITED
STATES  CODE;  AND EXCEPT THAT SUCH TERM SHALL NOT INCLUDE ANY SELF-PRO-
PELLED RECREATIONAL VEHICLE.
  2. EVERY CONTRACT BETWEEN A CONSUMER AND A SELLER  OF  A  MANUFACTURED
HOME  SHALL  BE  IN  WRITING,  SHALL  BE DATED, SHALL CONTAIN THE STREET
ADDRESS OF THE SELLER AND THE CONSUMER,  AND  SHALL  BE  SIGNED  BY  THE

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

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