senate Bill S2507

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Preferences under the affordable home ownership development program for service related disabled veterans

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 21, 2012 committed to rules
Jun 12, 2012 advanced to third reading
Jun 11, 2012 2nd report cal.
Jun 06, 2012 1st report cal.1141
Jan 04, 2012 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
Jan 24, 2011 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

Votes

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Jun 5, 2012 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S2507
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Nay
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Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee Vote: Jun 5, 2012

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S2507 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1351
Law Section:
Private Housing Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง1112, Priv Hous Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S5135, A4080

S2507 - Summary

Provides for preferences under the affordable home ownership development program for service related disabled veterans.

S2507 - Sponsor Memo

S2507 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2507

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 24, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. McDONALD -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military Affairs

AN ACT to amend the private housing finance law, in relation to  prefer-
  ences  under  the  affordable  home  ownership development program for
  service related disabled veterans

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  (a)  of  subdivision  3 of section 1112 of the
private housing finance law, as amended by chapter 898 of  the  laws  of
1986, is amended to read as follows:
  (a) Serve the lowest income households in the applicable region and is
designed  to continue to be affordable to such households for a substan-
tial period of time[.] OR SERVE HOUSEHOLDS IN WHICH THE HOME BUYER IS  A
SERVICE RELATED DISABLED VETERAN.
  FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, "SERVICE RELATED DISABLED VETERAN" SHALL
MEAN  A  PERSON  (I)  WHO  SERVED  IN THE ACTIVE MILITARY, NAVAL, OR AIR
SERVICE DURING A TIME OF WAR AS DEFINED IN THIS PARAGRAPH, OR WHO WAS  A
RECIPIENT  OF  THE  ARMED FORCES EXPEDITIONARY MEDAL, NAVY EXPEDITIONARY
MEDAL, MARINE CORPS EXPEDITIONARY MEDAL,  OR  GLOBAL  WAR  ON  TERRORISM
EXPEDITIONARY  MEDAL, AND WHO WAS DISCHARGED OR RELEASED THEREFROM UNDER
HONORABLE CONDITIONS, (II) HAS BEEN AWARDED A DISABILITY RATING OF FORTY
PERCENT OR HIGHER FROM THE FEDERAL VETERAN'S ADMINISTRATION OR FROM  THE
UNITED  STATES DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, WHERE THAT DISABILITY WAS INCURRED
IN LINE OF DUTY IN THE ACTIVE MILITARY, NAVAL OR AIR SERVICE,  AS  DOCU-
MENTED ACCORDING TO RULES AND REGULATIONS TO BE PROMULGATED BY THE DIVI-
SION.
  FOR  THE  PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, "SERVICE DURING TIME OF WAR" SHALL
MEAN: (I) THE INDIVIDUAL IN QUESTION WAS A RECIPIENT OF THE ARMED FORCES
EXPEDITIONARY MEDAL, THE NAVY EXPEDITIONARY MEDAL OR  THE  MARINE  CORPS
EXPEDITIONARY MEDAL FOR PARTICIPATION IN OPERATIONS IN LEBANON FROM JUNE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01506-01-1

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