senate Bill S1059

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Requires a manufactured home park owner or operator to give every manufactured home resident a copy of their resident's bill of rights

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to housing, construction and community development
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S1059 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3134
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Real Property Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง233, RP L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S240
2009-2010: S8368

S1059 - Summary

Requires a manufactured home park owner or operator to give every manufactured home resident a copy of their resident's bill of rights; requires the conspicuous posting of such bill of rights; provides that the resident's bill of rights shall be created and disseminated by the division of housing and community renewal.

S1059 - Sponsor Memo

S1059 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1059

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. MAZIARZ -- 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 real property law, in relation to requiring a manu-
  factured home park owner or operator to give every  manufactured  home
  resident a copy of their resident's bill of rights

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

  Section 1.  Section 233 of the real property law, as amended by  chap-
ter 566 of the laws of 1996, paragraph 6 of subdivision b as amended and
subdivision  x  as added by chapter 561 of the laws of 2008, paragraph 1
of subdivision f as amended by chapter 48 of the laws of 1998, paragraph
5 of subdivision f as added by chapter 103 of the laws of 1996, subdivi-
sion w as amended by section 18 of part B of chapter 389 of the laws  of
1997,  and paragraph 3-a of subdivision w as added by chapter 405 of the
laws of 2001, is amended to read as follows:
  S 233. Manufactured home parks; duties, responsibilities. a.  Wherever
used in this section:
  1.  The term "manufactured home [tenant] RESIDENT" means one who rents
space in a manufactured home park from a manufactured home park owner or
operator for the purpose of parking his OR HER manufactured home or  one
who  rents  a manufactured home in a manufactured home park from a manu-
factured home park owner or operator.
  2. The term "manufactured home owner" means one who holds title  to  a
manufactured home.
  3.  The  term  "manufactured  home  park" means a contiguous parcel of
privately owned land which is used for the  accommodation  of  three  or
more manufactured homes occupied for year-round living.
  4.  The  term  "manufactured home" means a structure, transportable in
one or more sections, which in the traveling mode, is eight body feet or

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

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