assembly Bill A11109

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Creates the office of the cooperative and condominium ombudsman, authorizes the residential unit fee

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Jun 05, 2018 referred to housing

A11109 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5839
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 49-C §§996 - 996-i, Exec L; add §186-h, Tax L; add §81-a, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S7958
2011-2012: A6941, S395
2013-2014: A34, S3152
2015-2016: A1855, S2832
2019-2020: A1482, S2604
2021-2022: A3157, S494

A11109 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Creates the office of the cooperative and condominium ombudsman; authorizes the residential unit tax and establishes the office of the cooperative and condominium ombudsman fund.

A11109 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  11109

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 5, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by COMMITTEE ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. Epstein) --
  read once and referred to the Committee on Housing

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to creating the office of
  the cooperative and condominium ombudsman; to amend the  tax  law,  in
  relation  to  authorizing  the  residential unit fee; and to amend the
  state finance law, in relation to establishing the office of the coop-
  erative and condominium ombudsman fund

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

  Section  1.  The executive law is amended by adding a new article 49-C
to read as follows:
                              ARTICLE 49-C
           OFFICE OF THE COOPERATIVE AND CONDOMINIUM OMBUDSMAN
SECTION 996.   SHORT TITLE.
        996-A.  LEGISLATIVE DECLARATION.
        996-B. DEFINITIONS.
        996-C. OFFICE OF THE COOPERATIVE AND CONDOMINIUM OMBUDSMAN.
        996-D. FUNCTIONS, POWERS AND DUTIES OF THE OFFICE.
        996-E. PRINCIPAL OFFICE AND SATELLITE OFFICES.
        996-F. ASSISTANCE OF OTHER STATE AGENCIES.
        996-G. REPORTS TO THE GOVERNOR, ATTORNEY GENERAL AND THE  LEGIS-
                 LATURE.
        996-H. CONTRACT AUTHORITY.
        996-I. SEPARABILITY.
  §  996.  SHORT  TITLE. THIS ARTICLE SHALL BE KNOWN AND MAY BE CITED AS
THE "COOPERATIVE AND CONDOMINIUM OMBUDSMAN ACT".
  § 996-A. LEGISLATIVE DECLARATION. THE LEGISLATURE FINDS AND DETERMINES
AS FOLLOWS:
  COOPERATIVE AND CONDOMINIUM HOUSING CONSTITUTES A SIGNIFICANT  PORTION
OF  NEW  YORK  STATE'S RESIDENTIAL HOUSING STOCK. IT IS AND HAS BEEN THE
PUBLIC POLICY OF THIS STATE TO ENCOURAGE SUCH FORMS OF HOME OWNERSHIP. A
WIDE VARIETY OF LAWS HAVE  BEEN  ENACTED  TO  PROVIDE  FAIRNESS  IN  THE
CONVERSION OF RENTAL PROPERTIES TO COOPERATIVE AND CONDOMINIUM OWNERSHIP
AND  IN  THE  REGULATION  AND TAXATION OF COOPERATIVES AND CONDOMINIUMS.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets