senate Bill S2699

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to rent increases after vacancy of a housing accommodation; repealer

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to housing, construction and community development
Jan 28, 2011 referred to housing, construction and community development

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S2699 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1309
Law Section:
New York City Administrative Code
Laws Affected:
Rpld §26-511 sub c ¶5-a, amd §§26-512 & 26-403.2, NYC Ad Cd; rpld §10 sub (a-1), amd §6, Emerg Ten Prot Act of 1974; amd §5, Emerg Hous Rent Cont L; amd §1, Chap 21 of 1962
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S1332, A463

S2699 - Summary

Repeals provisions permitting rent increases after vacancy of a housing accommodation.

S2699 - Sponsor Memo

S2699 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2699

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 28, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. SERRANO, KRUEGER, PERKINS -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Housing,
  Construction and Community Development

AN ACT to amend the administrative code of the city  of  New  York,  the
  emergency tenant protection act of nineteen seventy-four, the emergen-
  cy  housing rent control law and the local emergency rent control act,
  in relation to rent increases after vacancy of a housing accommodation
  and to repeal certain provisions of the  administrative  code  of  the
  city  of  New York and the emergency tenant protection act of nineteen
  seventy-four relating thereto

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  5-a  of subdivision c of section 26-511 of the
administrative code of the city of New York is REPEALED.
  S 2. Subdivision (a-1) of section 10 of section 4 of  chapter  576  of
the  laws  of  1974, constituting the emergency tenant protection act of
nineteen seventy-four is REPEALED.
  S 3. Subdivision f of section 26-512 of the administrative code of the
city of New York, as added by chapter  116  of  the  laws  of  1997,  is
amended to read as follows:
  f.  Notwithstanding  any  provision of this law to the contrary in the
case where all tenants named in a lease have permanently vacated a hous-
ing accommodation and a family member of such tenant or tenants is enti-
tled to and executes a renewal lease for the  housing  accommodation  if
such accommodation continues to be subject to this law after such family
member  vacates,  on  the occurrence of such vacancy the legal regulated
rent shall be increased by a sum equal to the allowance then  in  effect
for  vacancy leases[, including the amount allowed by paragraph (five-a)
of subdivision c of section 26-511 of this law]. Such increase shall  be
in addition to any other increases provided for in this law including an
adjustment  based  upon  a  major  capital improvement, or a substantial
modification or increase of dwelling space or services, or  installation
of  new  equipment  or  improvements  or  new  furniture  or furnishings
provided in or to the housing accommodation pursuant to  section  26-511

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