senate Bill S1815

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to the establishment of rent adjustments

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to housing, construction and community development
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S1815 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A848
Law Section:
New York City Administrative Code
Laws Affected:
Amd §26-405, NYC Ad Cd; amd §4, Emerg Hous Rent Cont L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S5699A, A1892B
2009-2010: A7150

S1815 - Summary

Relates to the establishment of rent adjustments in NYC and Westchester and Nassau counties; suspends operations of the maximum base rent program.

S1815 - Sponsor Memo

S1815 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1815

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  ESPAILLAT,  AVELLA,  KRUEGER,  PERKINS, SQUADRON,
  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  housing  rent control law, in relation to the establishment
  of rent adjustments

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

  Section 1.  Subdivision a of section 26-405 of the administrative code
of  the city of New York is amended by adding a new paragraph 10 to read
as follows:
  (10) (A) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY CONTRARY PROVISIONS OF THIS  SUBDIVISION,
EFFECTIVE  JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND FOURTEEN, MAXIMUM RENTS FOR HOUS-
ING ACCOMMODATIONS SUBJECT TO THIS CHAPTER SHALL  NO  LONGER  BE  ESTAB-
LISHED  PURSUANT  TO  PARAGRAPHS  THREE AND FOUR OF THIS SUBDIVISION, OR
LIMITED BY PARAGRAPH FIVE OF THIS SUBDIVISION, OR ADJUSTED  BY  SUBPARA-
GRAPH (L) OR (N) OF PARAGRAPH ONE OF SUBDIVISION G OF THIS SECTION.
  (B)  EXCEPT  AS  OTHERWISE PROVIDED IN THIS PARAGRAPH, THE RENT GUIDE-
LINES BOARD ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO SECTION 26-510 OF THIS  TITLE  SHALL
ESTABLISH  ANNUAL  RATES  OF  RENT  ADJUSTMENT  FOR THE CLASS OF HOUSING
ACCOMMODATIONS SUBJECT TO THIS CHAPTER, IN THE MANNER PROVIDED  BY  SUCH
SECTION.  THE  FACT  THAT  THE  HOUSING ACCOMMODATION IS SUBJECT TO THIS
CHAPTER MAY NOT BE CONSIDERED AS A FACTOR IN  DETERMINING  THE  RATE  OF
RENT  ADJUSTMENT.  NOT  LATER THAN OCTOBER FIRST, TWO THOUSAND THIRTEEN,
AND NOT LATER THAN OCTOBER FIRST ANNUALLY THEREAFTER,  THE  RENT  GUIDE-
LINES  BOARD  SHALL FILE WITH THE CITY CLERK AND THE DIVISION OF HOUSING
AND COMMUNITY RENEWAL ITS FINDINGS ESTABLISHED IN CONSIDERATION  OF  THE
ECONOMIC  FACTORS  LISTED  IN  SUBDIVISION  B  OF SECTION 26-510 OF THIS
TITLE, AND SHALL ACCOMPANY SUCH FINDINGS WITH A STATEMENT OF THE MAXIMUM

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

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