senate Bill S6941

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Establishes the crime of sabotage of rent regulated accommodations

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Apr 04, 2014 referred to codes

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S6941 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9297
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §241.10, Pen L

S6941 - Summary

Establishes the crime of sabotage of rent regulated accommodations.

S6941 - Sponsor Memo

S6941 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6941

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 4, 2014
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to establishing the crime  of
  sabotage of rent regulated accommodations

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

  Section 1. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 241.10  to
read as follows:
S 241.10 SABOTAGE OF RENT REGULATED ACCOMMODATION.
  AN OWNER IS GUILTY OF SABOTAGE OF A RENT REGULATED ACCOMMODATION WHEN,
WITH  INTENT TO CAUSE A RENT REGULATED TENANT TO VACATE A HOUSING ACCOM-
MODATION, SUCH OWNER, OR AGENT UNDER  INSTRUCTION  OR  CONTRACT  OF  THE
OWNER:
  1.  WITH  INTENT  TO  IMPAIR  HABITABILITY OF A HOUSING ACCOMMODATION,
CAUSES DAMAGE TO SUCH HOUSING  ACCOMMODATION  OR  ANCILLARY  UTILITY  OR
APPARATUS TO SUCH HOUSING ACCOMMODATION; OR
  2. RECKLESSLY CAUSES DAMAGE TO SUCH HOUSING ACCOMMODATION OR ANCILLARY
UTILITY OR APPARATUS TO SUCH HOUSING ACCOMMODATION.
  SABOTAGE OF A RENT REGULATED ACCOMMODATION IS A CLASS D FELONY.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14553-01-4

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