senate Bill S7700

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Establishes a third judgeship in the city court of the city of Newburgh, to adjudicate quality of life violations and landlord/tenant disputes

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2012 referred to judiciary
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1444
Jun 14, 2012 referred to rules


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S7700 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Uniform City Court Act
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง2104, UCCA

S7700 - Summary

Establishes a third judgeship in the city court of the city of Newburgh, to adjudicate quality of life violations and landlord/tenant disputes.

S7700 - Sponsor Memo

S7700 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 14, 2012

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

AN ACT to amend the uniform city court act, in relation to  establishing
  an  additional  office  of  city judge in the city of Newburgh, in the
  county of Orange


  Section  1.  Paragraph  32  of  subdivision (d) of section 2104 of the
uniform city court act, as amended by chapter 493 of the laws  of  2006,
is amended to read as follows:
     32   Newburgh, [two] THREE full-time;
  S 2. The new office of city court judge in the city of Newburgh estab-
lished pursuant to this act shall:
  (a)  first be filled by election at the next general election at which
it can be filled for a full term to commence January first  next  there-
after; and
  (b)  hear  and adjudicate causes of action relating to quality of life
violations including, but  not  limited  to,  housing,  building,  fire,
zoning,   health,  waste  collection,  sidewalk,  agricultural  and  air
pollution infractions; and landlord/tenant disputes.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately; provided that  no  change
in  the  number of judges, as provided in section one of this act, shall
take effect until authorized pursuant to subdivision (a) of section  two
of this act.

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


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