senate Bill S1823

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Defines probable aggregate annual income for the tenant's eligibility under guidelines set for housing authority

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to housing, construction and community development
Jan 09, 2013 referred to housing, construction and community development

S1823 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Housing Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §156, Pub Hous L; amd §§31 & 85-a, Priv Hous Fin L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S3118, A1285
2009-2010: A833

S1823 - Summary

Defines "probable aggregate annual income" for purposes of determining eligibility for limited profit and limited dividend housing companies, as the annual net income after federal, state and municipal income taxes are deducted from gross income of the chief wage earner.

S1823 - Sponsor Memo

S1823 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E


                             January 9, 2013

Introduced by Sen. ESPAILLAT -- 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 public housing law and the private  housing  finance
  law, in relation to defining probable aggregate annual income


  Section 1. The closing paragraph of subdivision 1 of  section  156  of
the  public  housing law, as amended by chapter 893 of the laws of 1974,
is amended to read as follows:
  The "probable aggregate annual income" means the annual NET income [of
the chief wage earner of the family] AFTER FEDERAL, STATE AND  MUNICIPAL
plus  all  other   income of other members of the family over the age of
twenty-one years, plus a proportion of the income of members  under  the
age of twenty-one years to be determined by the authority solely for the
purpose  of  establishing  rent to be paid except that the authority may
exclude a proportion of the income of other members of the  family  over
the  age  of twenty-one years for the purpose of determining eligibility
for admission or continued occupancy, or for establishing rental of such
family, or for all such purposes, subject to approval by the commission-
er with respect to state projects.
  S 2. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 2 of section 31 of the private hous-
ing finance law, as amended by chapter 260  of  the  laws  of  1996,  is
amended to read as follows:
  (a) The dwelling or non-housekeeping accommodations without board in a
company project shall be available for persons or families of low income
whose  probable  aggregate  annual  income  at the time of admission and
during the period of occupancy does not exceed, the greater of  (i)  the
median  income for such persons or families for the metropolitan statis-

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


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