senate Bill S5709

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Extends provisions of rent control law

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  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 04, 2012 referred to housing, construction and community development
Jun 24, 2011 recommitted to rules
Jun 15, 2011 ordered to third reading cal.1295
Jun 12, 2011 referred to rules


S5709 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Emergency Housing Rent Control Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §17, Chap 576 of 1974; amd §1, Emerg Hous Rent Cont L; amd §2, Chap 329 of 1963; amd §10, Chap 555 of 1982; amd §4, Chap 402 of 1983; amd §46, Chap 116 of 1997

S5709 - Summary

Extends the expiration of rent control until June 17, 2011.

S5709 - Sponsor Memo

S5709 - 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

                              June 12, 2011

Introduced by Sens. SKELOS, YOUNG -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN  ACT  to amend chapter 576 of the laws of 1974 amending the emergency
  housing rent control law relating to the control of and  stabilization
  of  rent  in  certain  cases,  the emergency housing rent control law,
  chapter 329 of the laws of 1963 amending the  emergency  housing  rent
  control  law  relating to recontrol of rents in Albany, chapter 555 of
  the laws of 1982 amending the general business law and the administra-
  tive code of the city of New York relating to conversion  of  residen-
  tial   property to cooperative or condominium ownership in the city of
  New York, chapter 402 of the laws of 1983 amending the  general  busi-
  ness  law  relating  to  conversions of rental residential property to
  cooperative or condominium ownership in certain municipalities in  the
  counties  of  Nassau, Westchester and Rockland and the rent regulation
  reform act of 1997, in relation to extending the period of  effective-
  ness thereof


  Section 1. Section 17 of chapter 576 of the laws of 1974, amending the
emergency housing rent control  law  relating  to  the  control  of  and
stabilization  of rent in certain cases, as amended by chapter 82 of the
laws of 2003, is amended to read as follows:
  S 17. Effective date.   This act shall  take  effect  immediately  and
shall   remain  in  full  force  and  effect  until  and  including  the
[fifteenth] SEVENTEENTH day of June 2011; except that sections  two  and
three  shall take effect with respect to any city having a population of
one million or more and section one shall take effect  with  respect  to
any  other  city,  or any town or village whenever the local legislative
body of a city, town or village determines the  existence  of  a  public
emergency  pursuant  to section three of the emergency tenant protection
act of nineteen seventy-four, as enacted by section four  of  this  act,

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


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