senate Bill S5465A

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Authorizes the commissioner of housing preservation and development for the city of New York to bring a special proceeding for appointment of an administrator for distressed property

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A7834 - Signed by Governor


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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Oct 23, 2013 signed chap.455
Oct 11, 2013 delivered to governor
Jun 21, 2013 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1654
substituted for s5465a
Jun 21, 2013 substituted by a7834b
ordered to third reading cal.1654
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 17, 2013 print number 5465a
Jun 17, 2013 amend and recommit to housing, construction and community development
May 16, 2013 referred to housing, construction and community development

S5465 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7834B
Law Section:
Real Property Actions and Proceedings Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§770 & 778, RPAP L

S5465 - Summary

Authorizes the commissioner of housing preservation and development for the city of New York to bring a special proceeding for appointment of an administrator for distressed property; provides for owner liability for costs of operating property and costs of the administrator after the administrator takes over management of the property.

S5465 - Sponsor Memo

S5465 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5465

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 16, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  YOUNG  -- 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  real  property  actions and proceedings law, in
  relation to grounds for bringing a special proceeding, and payment  to
  and  liability  of  administrators  appointed  pursuant  to  a special
  proceeding

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision 1 of section 770 of the real property actions
and proceedings law, as amended by chapter 877 of the laws of  1982,  is
amended to read as follows:
  1.  One-third  or  more of the tenants occupying a dwelling located in
the city of New York or the commissioner of the department of  the  city
of  New York charged with enforcement of the housing maintenance code of
such city, or in the counties of Nassau, Suffolk, Rockland and Westches-
ter may maintain a special proceeding as provided in this article,  upon
the  ground that there exists in such dwellings or in any part thereof a
lack of heat or of running water or of light or  of  electricity  or  of
adequate sewage disposal facilities, or any other condition dangerous to
life,  health or safety, which has existed for five days, or an infesta-
tion by rodents, or any combination of such  conditions;  or  course  of
conduct  by the owner or [his] THE OWNER'S agents of harassment, illegal
eviction, continued deprivation of services or other acts  dangerous  to
life, health or safety; OR THE ISSUANCE OF AN ORDER TO THE OWNER OF SUCH
DWELLING  BY THE COMMISSIONER OF SUCH DEPARTMENT OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK
PURSUANT TO THE ALTERNATIVE ENFORCEMENT PROGRAM UNDER SECTION 27-2153 OF
THE ADMINISTRATIVE CODE OF THE CITY OF  NEW  YORK,  PROVIDED  THAT  SUCH
DWELLING  HAS  NOT  BEEN  DISCHARGED  FROM  THE PROGRAM PURSUANT TO SUCH
SECTION AND THERE HAS NOT  BEEN  A  DETERMINATION  THAT  THE  OWNER  HAS
SUBSTANTIALLY  COMPLIED  WITH SUCH ORDER; OR THE EXISTENCE OF ARREARS OF

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10829-01-3

S5465A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7834B
Law Section:
Real Property Actions and Proceedings Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§770 & 778, RPAP L

S5465A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the commissioner of housing preservation and development for the city of New York to bring a special proceeding for appointment of an administrator for distressed property; provides for owner liability for costs of operating property and costs of the administrator after the administrator takes over management of the property.

S5465A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5465A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5465--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 16, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  YOUNG  -- 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  real  property  actions  and  proceedings  law,  in
  relation  to grounds for bringing a special proceeding, and payment to
  and liability  of  administrators  appointed  pursuant  to  a  special
  proceeding

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 770 of the real  property  actions
and  proceedings  law, as amended by chapter 877 of the laws of 1982, is
amended to read as follows:
  1. One-third or more of the tenants occupying a  dwelling  located  in
the  city  of New York or the commissioner of the department of the city
of New York charged with enforcement of the housing maintenance code  of
such city, or in the counties of Nassau, Suffolk, Rockland and Westches-
ter  may maintain a special proceeding as provided in this article, upon
the ground that there exists in such dwellings or in any part thereof  a
lack  of  heat  or  of running water or of light or of electricity or of
adequate sewage disposal facilities, or any other condition dangerous to
life, health or safety, which has existed for five days, or an  infesta-
tion  by  rodents,  or  any combination of such conditions; or course of
conduct by the owner or [his] THE OWNER'S agents of harassment,  illegal
eviction,  continued  deprivation of services or other acts dangerous to
life, health or safety, OR THE ISSUANCE OF AN ORDER TO THE OWNER OF SUCH
DWELLING BY THE COMMISSIONER OF SUCH DEPARTMENT OF THE CITY OF NEW  YORK
PURSUANT TO THE ALTERNATIVE ENFORCEMENT PROGRAM UNDER SECTION 27-2153 OF
THE  ADMINISTRATIVE  CODE  OF  THE  CITY OF NEW YORK, PROVIDED THAT SUCH
DWELLING HAS NOT BEEN DISCHARGED  FROM  THE  PROGRAM  PURSUANT  TO  SUCH

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10829-07-3

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