senate Bill S3303

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Allows heating oil dealers to place a lien on multi-dwelling and commercial property for an owner's failure to pay its bill for the value of delivered heating oil

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 04, 2012 referred to judiciary
Feb 15, 2011 referred to judiciary

S3303 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Lien Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง2, Lien L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S5079B, A7810B

S3303 - Summary

Includes within the definition of "improvement" the furnishing or delivery of fuel oil or kerosene.

S3303 - Sponsor Memo

S3303 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 15, 2011

Introduced  by  Sen.  KLEIN  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Judiciary

AN ACT to amend the lien law, in relation to including in the definition
  of "improvement" the furnishing or delivery of fuel oil or kerosene


  Section  1.  Subdivision 4 of section 2 of the lien law, as amended by
chapter 925 of the laws of 1982, is amended to read as follows:
  4. Improvement. The term "improvement," when  used  in  this  chapter,
includes the demolition, erection, alteration or repair of any structure
upon,  connected  with, or beneath the surface of, any real property and
any work done upon such property or materials furnished for  its  perma-
nent  improvement,  and  shall  also  include any work done or materials
furnished in equipping any such structure with any chandeliers, brackets
or other fixtures or apparatus for supplying gas or electric  light  and
shall also include the drawing by any architect or engineer or surveyor,
of any plans or specifications or survey, which are prepared for or used
in  connection with such improvement and shall also include the value of
materials actually manufactured for but not delivered to the real  prop-
erty,  and shall also include the reasonable rental value for the period
of actual use of  machinery,  tools  and  equipment  and  the  value  of
compressed gases furnished for welding or cutting in connection with the
demolition, erection, alteration or repair of any real property, and the
value  of  fuel  and  lubricants  consumed by machinery operating on the
improvement, or by motor vehicles owned, operated or controlled  by  the
owner, or a contractor or subcontractor while engaged exclusively in the
transportation  of materials to or from the improvement for the purposes
thereof and shall also include the performance of real estate  brokerage
services  in  obtaining  a lessee for a term of more than three years of
all or any part of real property to be used for other  than  residential
purposes  pursuant  to  a  written  contract  of brokerage employment or

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


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