|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 04, 2012||referred to judiciary|
|Feb 15, 2011||referred to judiciary|
senate Bill S3303
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S3303 - Details
S3303 - Summary
Includes within the definition of "improvement" the furnishing or delivery of fuel oil or kerosene.
S3303 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S3303 TITLE OF BILL: 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 PURPOSE: The bill would permit heating oil dealers to seek recovery of monies owed to them for the delivery of heating fuel or kerosene to commercial properties or large apartment buildings through the filing of a lien to collect for past delivered fuel oil. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Amends Lien Law section 2(4) to add to the definition of "improvement" the delivery of fuel oil or kerosene to a commercial real property or a large residential building. This provision would permit oil dealers to file a lien to collect for oil delivered to a commercial property or a residential building with 4 or more units. This "B" Print amendment clarified the provisions of this bill so that it will clearly only apply to commercial properties or large multi-unit residential properties. JUSTIFICATION: The Lien Law is intended to protect the value of services rendered to real property. Heating oil dealers provide a crucial service to
S3303 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3303 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 THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: 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. LBD09076-01-1
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