senate Bill S5039

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to clarifying certain provisions relating to occupancy of class A multiple dwellings

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S5039 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7848
Law Section:
Multiple Dwelling Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §4, add Art 7-D §§288 - 291, Mult Dwell L; amd §27-2004, add Title 27 Chap 2 Subchap 1 Art 2 §§27-2004.1 - 27-2004.4, NYC Ad Cd

S5039 - Summary

Relates to clarifying certain provisions relating to occupancy of class A multiple dwellings; provides that use as a short-term rental for less than 30 days shall not disqualify a class A multiple dwelling as a permanent residence.

S5039 - Sponsor Memo

S5039 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5039

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 7, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- 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 multiple dwelling law and the administrative code of
  the  city  of  New  York, in relation to clarifying certain provisions
  relating to occupancy of class A multiple dwellings

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph a of subdivision 8 of section 4 of the multiple
dwelling law is amended by adding  a  new  subparagraph  3  to  read  as
follows:
  (3)  IN  A  CLASS  A MULTIPLE DWELLING, THE USE OF A SHORT-TERM RENTAL
UNIT FOR OCCUPANCY OF FEWER THAN THIRTY CONSECUTIVE DAYS  SHALL  NOT  BE
INCONSISTENT  WITH THE OCCUPANCY OF SUCH MULTIPLE DWELLING FOR PERMANENT
RESIDENCE PURPOSES IF:
  (A) SUCH DWELLING UNIT DOES  NOT  PROVIDE  SINGLE  ROOM  OCCUPANCY  AS
DEFINED BY SUBDIVISION SIXTEEN OF THIS SECTION;
  (B)  SUCH  DWELLING  UNIT CONTAINS A BATHROOM AND A KITCHEN NOT SHARED
WITH ANOTHER UNIT;
  (C) SUCH DWELLING UNIT PROVIDES FOR AN EVACUATION DIAGRAM  IDENTIFYING
ALL  MEANS OF EGRESS FROM THE SHORT-TERM RENTAL UNIT AND THE BUILDING IN
WHICH IT IS LOCATED. SUCH  EVACUATION  DIAGRAM  SHALL  BE  POSTED  IN  A
CONSPICUOUS  PLACE ON THE INSIDE ENTRANCE DOOR OF EACH SHORT-TERM RENTAL
UNIT;
  (D) SUCH DWELLING UNIT CONTAINS WORKING SMOKE DETECTORS IN  ACCORDANCE
WITH LOCAL FIRE CODE;
  (E)  SUCH  DWELLING  UNIT  HAS  SUFFICIENT FIRE, HAZARD, AND LIABILITY
INSURANCE TO COVER THOSE PERSONS USING THE UNIT FOR SUCH OCCUPANCY;
  (F) ALL COMPENSATION RECEIVED FOR RENT, OR FOR HIRE, FOR SUCH DWELLING
UNIT, SHALL BE SUBJECT TO ALL APPROPRIATE TAXES AND FEES, INCLUDING, BUT
NOT LIMITED TO, TAXES AND FEES IMPOSED BY SECTIONS ELEVEN HUNDRED  FOUR,

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10752-01-3

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