senate Bill S4945

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to interim multiple dwellings in a city with a population of one million or more persons

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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 18, 2011 signed chap.139
Jul 08, 2011 delivered to governor
Jun 22, 2011 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1032
substituted for s4945
Jun 22, 2011 substituted by a4937
Jun 14, 2011 advanced to third reading
Jun 13, 2011 2nd report cal.
Jun 07, 2011 1st report cal.1032
May 02, 2011 referred to housing, construction and community development

Votes

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Jun 7, 2011 - Housing, Construction and Community Development committee Vote

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Housing, Construction and Community Development Committee Vote: Jun 7, 2011

S4945 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4937
Law Section:
Multiple Dwelling Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง281, Mult Dwell L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S8447, A11606A

S4945 - Summary

Relates to interim multiple dwellings in a city with a population of one million or more persons.

S4945 - Sponsor Memo

S4945 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4945

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 2, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  YOUNG  -- 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 multiple dwelling law, in relation to interim multi-
  ple  dwellings  in  a  city  with  a population of one million or more
  persons

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 5 of section 281 of the multiple dwelling law,
as amended by chapter 147 of the laws of 2010, is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  5. Notwithstanding the provisions of paragraphs (i), (iii) and (iv) of
subdivision  two of this section, but subject to paragraphs (i) and (ii)
of subdivision one of this section and paragraph (ii) of subdivision two
of this section, the term  "interim  multiple  dwelling"  shall  include
buildings,  structures or portions thereof that are located in a city of
more than one  million  persons  which  were  occupied  for  residential
purposes  as  the residence or home of any three or more families living
independently from one another for a period of twelve consecutive months
during the period commencing January  first,  two  thousand  eight,  and
ending December thirty-first, two thousand nine, provided that the unit:
is  not  located  in  a basement or cellar and has at least one entrance
that does not require passage through another residential unit to obtain
access to the unit, has at least one window opening onto a street  or  a
lawful  yard or court as defined in the zoning resolution for such muni-
cipality, and is at least five hundred fifty square feet in area.    The
term  "interim  multiple dwelling" as used in this subdivision shall not
include (i) any building in  an  industrial  business  zone  established
pursuant to chapter six-D of title twenty-two of the administrative code
of   the   city   of   New   York   except   that   a  building  in  the
Williamsburg/Greenpoint or North Brooklyn industrial business zones  and

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09336-01-1

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