assembly Bill A6870A

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Authorizes recording officers to accept conveyance of real property presented for recording as electronic records

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 23, 2011 signed chap.549
Sep 12, 2011 delivered to governor
Jun 16, 2011 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.334
substituted for a6870a
Jun 16, 2011 substituted by s2373a
rules report cal.334
reported
Jun 15, 2011 reported referred to rules
Jun 13, 2011 print number 6870a
Jun 13, 2011 amend (t) and recommit to judiciary
Apr 28, 2011 reference changed to judiciary
Apr 05, 2011 referred to governmental operations

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Mar 1, 2011 - Energy and Telecommunications committee Vote

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Committee Vote: Mar 1, 2011

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A6870 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2373
Law Section:
State Technology Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §307, St Tech L; amd §§290 & 317, add §291-i, RP L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S8318

A6870 - Summary

Permits recording officers to require that conveyances of real property presented for recording be presented as digitized paper documents in the form of digitized images of original papers records.

A6870 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6870

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              April 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. LATIMER, CASTELLI -- read once and referred to
  the Committee on Governmental Operations

AN ACT to amend the state technology law, the real property law and  the
  civil  practice  law  and  rules, in relation to permitting electronic
  recording of instruments affecting real property

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 3 and 4 of section 307 of the state technology
law,  such section as renumbered by chapter 437 of the laws of 2004, are
amended to read as follows:
  3. [To any conveyance or other  instrument  recordable  under  article
nine of the real property law.
  4.]  To any other document that the electronic facilitator has specif-
ically excepted, pursuant to the rules and regulations of the electronic
facilitator, from the application of this article.
  S 2. Section 290 of the real property law, subdivision 4 as amended by
chapter 569 of the laws of 1925, subdivision 5 as amended by chapter 317
of the laws of 1943 and subdivision 6 as renumbered by  chapter  227  of
the laws of 1926, is amended to read as follows:
  S 290. Definitions; effect of article. 1. The term "real property," as
used  in  this  article, includes lands, tenements and hereditaments and
chattels real, except a lease for a term not exceeding three years.
  2. The term "purchaser" includes every person to whom  any  estate  or
interest  in real property is conveyed for a valuable consideration, and
every assignee of a mortgage, lease or other conditional estate.
  3. The term "conveyance" includes every written instrument,  by  which
any  estate  or interest in real property is created, transferred, mort-
gaged or assigned, or by which the title to any  real  property  may  be
affected,  including an instrument in execution of a power, although the
power be one of revocation only, and an instrument postponing or  subor-
dinating  a mortgage lien; except a will, a lease for a term not exceed-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07544-01-1

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A6870A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2373
Law Section:
State Technology Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §307, St Tech L; amd §§290 & 317, add §291-i, RP L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S8318

A6870A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Permits recording officers to require that conveyances of real property presented for recording be presented as digitized paper documents in the form of digitized images of original papers records.

A6870A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 6870--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              April 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. LATIMER, CASTELLI, MAISEL, ZEBROWSKI, REILLY,
  P. RIVERA, SPANO, COLTON, ROBERTS -- Multi-Sponsored by --  M.  of  A.
  CALHOUN,   CERETTO,  CROUCH,  GABRYSZAK,  GUNTHER,  JORDAN,  McKEVITT,
  McLAUGHLIN, D. MILLER, OAKS, RUSSELL, SAYWARD, TEDISCO  --  read  once
  and  referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations -- reference
  changed to the Committee on Judiciary --  committee  discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the state technology law and the real property  law,  in
  relation  to  permitting electronic recording of instruments affecting
  real property

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 3 and 4 of section 307 of the state technology
law,  such section as renumbered by chapter 437 of the laws of 2004, are
amended to read as follows:
  3. [To any conveyance or other  instrument  recordable  under  article
nine of the real property law.
  4.]  To any other document that the electronic facilitator has specif-
ically excepted, pursuant to the rules and regulations of the electronic
facilitator, from the application of this article.
  S 2. Section 290 of the real property law, subdivision 4 as amended by
chapter 569 of the laws of 1925, subdivision 5 as amended by chapter 317
of the laws of 1943 and subdivision 6 as renumbered by  chapter  227  of
the laws of 1926, is amended to read as follows:
  S 290. Definitions; effect of article. 1. The term "real property," as
used  in  this  article, includes lands, tenements and hereditaments and
chattels real, except a lease for a term not exceeding three years.
  2. The term "purchaser" includes every person to whom  any  estate  or
interest  in real property is conveyed for a valuable consideration, and
every assignee of a mortgage, lease or other conditional estate.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07544-10-1

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