senate Bill S44

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Requires a recording officer not to record or accept a transfer or assignment of interest in a mortgage unless accompanied with a mortgage ownership assignment

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Jan 08, 2014 referred to judiciary
Jan 09, 2013 referred to judiciary

S44 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1082
Law Section:
Real Property Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง291-k, RP L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S667B, A626B
2009-2010: S7515A, A8684B

S44 - Summary

Requires a recording officer not to record or accept a transfer or assignment of interest in a mortgage unless accompanied with a mortgage ownership assignment document.

S44 - Sponsor Memo

S44 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   44

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. PERALTA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Judiciary

AN ACT to amend the real property law, in relation to the recording of a
  transfer or assignment of a mortgage interest

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

  Section  1.   The real property law is amended by adding a new section
291-k to read as follows:
  S 291-K. RECORDING OF TRANSFERS AND ASSIGNMENTS OF MORTGAGES; MORTGAGE
OWNERSHIP ASSIGNMENT DOCUMENT. 1. A RECORDING OFFICER SHALL  NOT  RECORD
OR ACCEPT FOR RECORDING ANY MORTGAGE OR ASSIGNMENT OF MORTGAGE MADE BY A
NON-NATURAL  PERSON AFFECTING LAND IN THIS STATE UNLESS ACCOMPANIED BY A
MORTGAGE OWNERSHIP ASSIGNMENT DOCUMENT IN  A  FORM  PRESCRIBED  BY  THIS
SECTION  AND THE FEE PRESCRIBED PURSUANT TO SECTION EIGHT THOUSAND TWEN-
TY-ONE OF THE CIVIL PRACTICE LAW AND RULES. SUCH FORM SHALL BE  RECORDED
NO  LATER THAN NINETY DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF THE ACKNOWLEDGMENT OR PROOF
OF SUCH INSTRUMENT.
  2. THE FORM OF THE MORTGAGE OWNERSHIP ASSIGNMENT DOCUMENT SHALL BE  AS
FOLLOWS:

                 MORTGAGE OWNERSHIP ASSIGNMENT DOCUMENT

NAME OF MORTGAGEE OR ASSIGNEE:

________________________________________________________________________

ADDRESS:

________________________________________________________________________

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01090-01-3

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