senate Bill S208B

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to the appointment and qualifications of members of rent boards

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Jan 31, 2014 print number 208b
amend and recommit to housing, construction and community development
Jan 08, 2014 referred to housing, construction and community development
Jun 11, 2013 print number 208a
amend and recommit to housing, construction and community development
Jan 09, 2013 referred to housing, construction and community development

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S208 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A104B
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Emergency Tenant Protection Act of 1974
Laws Affected:
Amd §26-510, NYC Ad Cd; amd §4, Emerg Ten Prot Act of 1974
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S741B, A6394A
2009-2010: S1731, A8240

S208 - Summary

Relates to the appointment and qualifications of members of rent boards.

S208 - Sponsor Memo

S208 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   208

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. SQUADRON -- 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 the establishment of rent boards

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

  Section 1. Subdivision a of section 26-510 of the administrative  code
of the city of New York is amended to read as follows:
  a.  There shall be a rent guidelines board to consist of nine members,
appointed by the mayor UPON THE ADVICE AND CONSENT OF THE CITY  COUNCIL.
Two  members  shall be representative of tenants, two shall be represen-
tative of owners of property, and five shall be public members [each  of
whom].  EACH  OF  THE  PUBLIC MEMBERS shall have had at least five years
experience in [either] PUBLIC SERVICE, SOCIAL SERVICES, URBAN  PLANNING,
SOCIAL  SCIENCES, finance, economics or housing. One public member shall
be designated by the mayor UPON THE ADVICE AND CONSENT OF THE CITY COUN-
CIL to serve as [chairman] CHAIR and shall hold no other public  office.
No  member,  officer or employee of any municipal rent regulation agency
or the state division of housing and community renewal and no person who
owns or manages real estate covered by this law  or  who  [is]  RECEIVES
COMPENSATION  AS  an  officer  of any owner or tenant organization shall
serve on a rent guidelines board. One public member, one  member  repre-
sentative of tenants and one member representative of owners shall serve
for  a term ending two years from January first next succeeding the date
of their appointment; one public member, one  member  representative  of
tenants  and  one  member representative of owners shall serve for terms
ending three years from the January first next succeeding  the  date  of
their  appointment  and  two public members shall serve for terms ending

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

Co-Sponsors

S208A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A104B
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Emergency Tenant Protection Act of 1974
Laws Affected:
Amd §26-510, NYC Ad Cd; amd §4, Emerg Ten Prot Act of 1974
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S741B, A6394A
2009-2010: S1731, A8240

S208A - Summary

Relates to the appointment and qualifications of members of rent boards.

S208A - Sponsor Memo

S208A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 208--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. SQUADRON, AVELLA, HOYLMAN, KRUEGER -- read twice and
  ordered  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on
  Housing,  Construction  and   Community   Development   --   committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

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 the establishment of rent boards

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

  Section 1. Subdivision a of section 26-510 of the administrative  code
of the city of New York is amended to read as follows:
  a.  There shall be a rent guidelines board to consist of nine members,
appointed by the mayor UPON THE ADVICE AND CONSENT OF THE CITY  COUNCIL.
Two  members  shall be representative of tenants, two shall be represen-
tative of owners of property, and five shall be public members [each  of
whom].  EACH  OF  THE  PUBLIC MEMBERS shall have had at least five years
experience in [either] PUBLIC SERVICE, SOCIAL SERVICES, URBAN  PLANNING,
SOCIAL  SCIENCES, finance, economics or housing. One public member shall
be designated by the mayor UPON THE ADVICE AND CONSENT OF THE CITY COUN-
CIL to serve as [chairman] CHAIR and shall hold no other public  office.
No  member,  officer or employee of any municipal rent regulation agency
or the state division of housing and community renewal and no person who
owns or manages real estate covered by this law  or  who  [is]  RECEIVES
COMPENSATION  AS  an  officer  of any owner or tenant organization shall
serve on a rent guidelines board. One public member, one  member  repre-
sentative of tenants and one member representative of owners shall serve
for  a term ending two years from January first next succeeding the date
of their appointment; one public member, one  member  representative  of
tenants  and  one  member representative of owners shall serve for terms

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

Co-Sponsors

S208B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A104B
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Emergency Tenant Protection Act of 1974
Laws Affected:
Amd §26-510, NYC Ad Cd; amd §4, Emerg Ten Prot Act of 1974
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S741B, A6394A
2009-2010: S1731, A8240

S208B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the appointment and qualifications of members of rent boards.

S208B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S208B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 208--B

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. SQUADRON, AVELLA, HOYLMAN, KRUEGER -- read twice and
  ordered  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on
  Housing,  Construction  and   Community   Development   --   committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to  said  committee  --  recommitted  to  the  Committee  on  Housing,
  Construction and Community Development in accordance with Senate  Rule
  6,  sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

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 the establishment of rent boards

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

  Section  1. Subdivision a of section 26-510 of the administrative code
of the city of New York is amended to read as follows:
  a. There shall be a rent guidelines board to consist of nine  members,
appointed  by the mayor UPON THE ADVICE AND CONSENT OF THE CITY COUNCIL.
Two members shall be representative of tenants, two shall  be  represen-
tative  of owners of property, and five shall be public members [each of
whom]. EACH OF THE PUBLIC MEMBERS shall have had  at  least  five  years
experience  in [either] PUBLIC SERVICE, SOCIAL SERVICES, URBAN PLANNING,
SOCIAL SCIENCES, finance, economics or housing. One public member  shall
be designated by the mayor UPON THE ADVICE AND CONSENT OF THE CITY COUN-
CIL  to serve as [chairman] CHAIR and shall hold no other public office.
No member, officer or employee of any municipal rent  regulation  agency
or the state division of housing and community renewal and no person who
owns  or  manages  real  estate covered by this law or who [is] RECEIVES
COMPENSATION AS an officer of any owner  or  tenant  organization  shall
serve  on  a rent guidelines board. One public member, one member repre-
sentative of tenants and one member representative of owners shall serve

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

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