senate Bill S2370

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Authorizes municipalities to impose a tax lien upon foreclosed real property for unpaid building code and zoning violation fines and expenses

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to local government
Jan 16, 2013 referred to local government

S2370 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4860
Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง85-b, Gen Muni L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S4752

S2370 - Summary

Authorizes municipalities to impose a tax lien upon foreclosed real property for unpaid building code and zoning violation fines and expenses.

S2370 - Sponsor Memo

S2370 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2370

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 16, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  KLEIN  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law, in relation to authorizing  a
  municipality  to  impose tax liens for unpaid building code violations
  and emergency repairs at foreclosed real property

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

  Section  1.  The  general  municipal  law  is  amended by adding a new
section 85-b to read as follows:
  S 85-B. LIENS FOR CERTAIN FINES AND EXPENSES OWED TO  A  MUNICIPALITY.
WITH  REGARD TO ANY REAL PROPERTY SUBJECT TO A FORECLOSURE ACTION PURSU-
ANT TO ARTICLE THIRTEEN OF THE REAL  PROPERTY  ACTIONS  AND  PROCEEDINGS
LAW, THE GOVERNING BODY OF A MUNICIPALITY MAY ENACT A LOCAL LAW, CODE OR
ORDINANCE  PROVIDING  THAT ANY UNPAID FINE FOR A BUILDING CODE OR ZONING
VIOLATION UPON SUCH REAL PROPERTY AND ANY UNPAID EXPENSE INCURRED BY THE
MUNICIPALITY TO CORRECT ANY SUCH VIOLATION SHALL BE LEVIED  AGAINST  THE
REAL  PROPERTY  AND SHALL CONSTITUTE A LIEN THEREON, IF THE MUNICIPALITY
FILES NOTICE THEREOF IN THE OFFICE OF THE COUNTY CLERK IN THE COUNTY  IN
WHICH  THE  REAL PROPERTY IS SITUATE. EVERY SUCH LIEN SHALL CONSTITUTE A
REAL PROPERTY TAX LIEN.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the first of January next  succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06712-01-3

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