assembly Bill A4842

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Requires plaintiffs in mortgage foreclosure actions to provide contact information

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May 12, 2016 advanced to third reading cal.593
May 10, 2016 reported
Jan 06, 2016 referred to judiciary
Feb 09, 2015 referred to judiciary

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A4842 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6256
Law Section:
Real Property Actions and Proceedings Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1307, RPAP L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A10524, S7620
2013-2014: A88, S3655

A4842 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires plaintiffs in mortgage foreclosure actions to provide contact information.

A4842 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4842

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 9, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. KEARNS -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Judiciary

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  real  property  actions and proceedings law, in
  relation to notice of contact information of a plaintiff in a mortgage
  foreclosure action

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

  Section  1.  Section 1307 of the real property actions and proceedings
law is amended by adding a new subdivision 9 to read as follows:
  9. A MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE PLAINTIFF WITH A DUTY TO MAINTAIN FORECLOSED
PROPERTY SHALL PROVIDE THE CONTACT INFORMATION OF THE EMPLOYEE OR  AGENT
OF THE PLAINTIFF RESPONSIBLE FOR MAINTENANCE OF THE FORECLOSED PROPERTY.
SUCH  CONTACT INFORMATION SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, A DIRECT
TELEPHONE NUMBER AND THE NAME OF THE EMPLOYEE OR AGENT OF THE  PLAINTIFF
RESPONSIBLE  FOR  MAINTENANCE  OF  THE FORECLOSED PROPERTY. SUCH CONTACT
INFORMATION SHALL BE PROVIDED TO THE MUNICIPALITY  IN  WHICH  THE  FORE-
CLOSED PROPERTY IS LOCATED THROUGH WRITTEN NOTICE TO THE CHIEF FINANCIAL
OFFICER  OF  THE MUNICIPALITY AND SHALL BE POSTED ON ANY VACANT DWELLING
OR ANY DWELLING THAT BECOMES VACANT AFTER THE ISSUANCE OF  THE  JUDGMENT
OF FORECLOSURE AND SALE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08224-01-5