senate Bill S681A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Creates council on affordable housing within executive department and requires comprehensive planning and construction of low and moderate income housing

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 12, 2012 committee discharged and committed to rules
Mar 08, 2012 notice of committee consideration - requested
Jan 04, 2012 referred to finance
Dec 16, 2011 print number 681a
amend and recommit to finance
Jan 05, 2011 referred to finance

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S681 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §31, add Art 13-B §268, Exec L; add Art 12-A §§320 - 343, Pub Hous L; amd §§261, 263, 282, Town L; amd §§7-700, 7-704 & 7-740, Vil L; amd §20, Gen City L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S4454

S681 - Summary

Creates a fair sharing housing act and a council on affordable housing within the executive department; provides for planning and construction of low and moderate income housing in accordance with regional considerations; provides that no municipality may enact any zoning regulation that would inhibit or make economically infeasible the development of affordable housing.

S681 - Sponsor Memo

S681 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   681

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the executive law, the public housing law, the town law,
  the village law and the general city law, in relation to creation of a
  fair share housing act

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

  Section  1. Section 31 of the executive law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 12 to read as follows:
  12. COUNCIL ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING.
  S 2. The executive law is amended by adding a new article 13-B to read
as follows:
                               ARTICLE 13-B
                      COUNCIL ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING
SECTION 268. COUNCIL ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING.
  S 268. COUNCIL ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING. THE CHAIRPERSON OF  THE  COUNCIL
ON  AFFORDABLE  HOUSING  APPOINTED PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF ARTICLE
TWELVE-A OF THE PUBLIC HOUSING LAW, SHALL BE THE HEAD OF THE COUNCIL  ON
AFFORDABLE HOUSING AND SHALL HAVE AND EXERCISE ALL THE FUNCTIONS, POWERS
AND  DUTIES  VESTED  IN  HIM OR HER BY THAT OR ANY OTHER LAW. THE CHAIR-
PERSON OF THE COUNCIL ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING SHALL RECEIVE A SALARY TO BE
FIXED BY THE GOVERNOR WITHIN THE AMOUNT APPROPRIATED THEREFOR.
  S 3. The public housing law is amended by adding a new article 12-A to
read as follows:
                               ARTICLE XII-A
                         FAIR SHARE HOUSING ACT
SECTION 320. SHORT TITLE.
        321. LEGISLATIVE FINDINGS.
        322. LEGISLATIVE DECLARATIONS AND INTENTION.
        323. DEFINITIONS.

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

S681A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §31, add Art 13-B §268, Exec L; add Art 12-A §§320 - 343, Pub Hous L; amd §§261, 263, 282, Town L; amd §§7-700, 7-704 & 7-740, Vil L; amd §20, Gen City L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S4454

S681A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Creates a fair sharing housing act and a council on affordable housing within the executive department; provides for planning and construction of low and moderate income housing in accordance with regional considerations; provides that no municipality may enact any zoning regulation that would inhibit or make economically infeasible the development of affordable housing.

S681A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S681A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 681--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. PERALTA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to  the  Committee  on  Finance  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the executive law, the public housing law, the town law,
  the village law and the general city law, in relation to creation of a
  fair share housing act

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

  Section 1. Section 31 of the executive law is amended by adding a  new
subdivision 11 to read as follows:
  11. COUNCIL ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING.
  S 2. The executive law is amended by adding a new article 13-B to read
as follows:
                               ARTICLE 13-B
                      COUNCIL ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING
SECTION 268. COUNCIL ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING.
  S  268.  COUNCIL ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING. THE CHAIRPERSON OF THE COUNCIL
ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING APPOINTED PURSUANT TO THE  PROVISIONS  OF  ARTICLE
TWELVE-A  OF THE PUBLIC HOUSING LAW, SHALL BE THE HEAD OF THE COUNCIL ON
AFFORDABLE HOUSING AND SHALL HAVE AND EXERCISE ALL THE FUNCTIONS, POWERS
AND DUTIES VESTED IN HIM OR HER BY THAT OR ANY  OTHER  LAW.  THE  CHAIR-
PERSON OF THE COUNCIL ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING SHALL RECEIVE A SALARY TO BE
FIXED BY THE GOVERNOR WITHIN THE AMOUNT APPROPRIATED THEREFOR.
  S 3. The public housing law is amended by adding a new article 12-A to
read as follows:
                               ARTICLE XII-A
                         FAIR SHARE HOUSING ACT
SECTION 320. SHORT TITLE.
        321. LEGISLATIVE FINDINGS.

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

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