senate Bill S1167

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Makes conforming technical changes to the New York City administrative code and the emergency tenant protection act relating to vacancy decontrol; repealer

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  • Delivered to Governor
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Jan 08, 2014 referred to housing, construction and community development
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S1167 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1585
Current Committee:
Law Section:
New York City Administrative Code
Laws Affected:
Rpld §5 sub a ¶13, amd §10, Emerg Ten Prot Act of 1974; rpld §2 sub 2 ¶(n), Emerg Hous Rent Cont L; rpld §26-504.2, §26-403 sub e ¶2 sub¶ (k), amd §26-511, NYC Ad Cd
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S1193A, A2430A
2009-2010: S2237A, A2005

S1167 - Summary

Makes conforming technical changes to the New York City administrative code and the emergency tenant protection act relating to vacancy decontrol.

S1167 - Sponsor Memo

S1167 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1167

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  STEWART-COUSINS, KRUEGER, ADAMS, ADDABBO, AVELLA,
  BRESLIN, DIAZ, HASSELL-THOMPSON, MONTGOMERY, PARKER, PERKINS, SERRANO,
  STAVISKY -- 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 administrative code of the city of New York and  the
  emergency  tenant protection act of nineteen seventy-four, in relation
  to making conforming technical changes; and to repeal paragraph 13  of
  subdivision  a of section 5 of section 4 of chapter 576 of the laws of
  1974 constituting the emergency  tenant  protection  act  of  nineteen
  seventy-four,  paragraph  (n) of subdivision 2 of section 2 of chapter
  274 of the laws of  1946,  constituting  the  emergency  housing  rent
  control  law, and section 26-504.2 and subparagraph (k) of paragraph 2
  of subdivision e of section 26-403 of the administrative code  of  the
  city of New York, relating to vacancy decontrol

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

  Section 1. Legislative findings  and  declaration  of  emergency.  The
legislature  hereby finds and declares that the serious public emergency
which led to the enactment of the existing laws  regulating  residential
rents  and  evictions  continues  to  exist; that such laws would better
serve the public interest if certain changes were made thereto,  includ-
ing  the  continued  regulation  of  certain housing accommodations that
become vacant and the reinstatement of  regulation  of  certain  housing
accommodations that have been deregulated upon vacancy.
  The  legislature  further  recognizes  that  severe  disruption of the
rental housing market has occurred and threatens to be exacerbated as  a
result  of  the present state of the law in relation to the deregulation
of housing accommodations upon  vacancy.  The  situation  has  permitted
speculative and profiteering practices and has brought about the loss of

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

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