assembly Bill A8065A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Prohibits the short term rental of private dwellings

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 05, 2018 held for consideration in housing
May 30, 2018 print number 8065b
May 30, 2018 amend and recommit to housing
Apr 04, 2018 print number 8065a
Apr 04, 2018 amend (t) and recommit to housing
Jan 03, 2018 referred to housing
May 25, 2017 referred to housing

A8065 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5978A
Law Section:
Multiple Residence Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 2-A §§20 - 24, Mult Res L; amd §§1101, 1105, 1131 & 1132, add §1200, Tax L

A8065 - Summary

Establishes regulations for the short term rental of private dwellings; defines terms; requires registration and safety precautions.

A8065 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  8065

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 25, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. FAHY -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Housing

AN ACT to amend the multiple residence law, in relation  to  prohibiting
  the short term rental of private dwellings

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

  Section 1. The multiple residence law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
section 14 to read as follows:
  S 14. PROHIBITED RENTAL. 1. A PRIVATE DWELLING OR APARTMENT SHALL ONLY
BE  USED  FOR  PERMANENT  RESIDENCE  PURPOSES.  FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS
SUBDIVISION, "PERMANENT RESIDENCE PURPOSES" SHALL CONSIST  OF  OCCUPANCY
OF  A  DWELLING  UNIT  BY  THE  SAME NATURAL PERSON OR FAMILY FOR THIRTY
CONSECUTIVE DAYS OR MORE, AND A PERSON OR FAMILY SO OCCUPYING A DWELLING
UNIT SHALL BE REFERRED TO IN THIS SUBDIVISION AS THE PERMANENT OCCUPANTS
OF SUCH DWELLING UNIT. THE FOLLOWING USES OF  A  DWELLING  UNIT  BY  THE
PERMANENT  OCCUPANTS THEREOF SHALL NOT BE DEEMED TO BE INCONSISTENT WITH
THE OCCUPANCY OF SUCH DWELLING UNIT FOR PERMANENT RESIDENCE PURPOSES:
  (A) OCCUPANCY OF SUCH DWELLING UNIT FOR FEWER THAT THIRTY  CONSECUTIVE
DAYS  BY OTHER NATURAL PERSONS LIVING WITHIN THE HOUSEHOLD OF THE PERMA-
NENT OCCUPANTS, SUCH AS HOUSE GUESTS, OR  LAWFUL  BOARDERS,  ROOMERS  OR
LODGERS; OR
  (B)  INCIDENTAL  AND  OCCASIONAL  OCCUPANCY  OF SUCH DWELLING UNIT FOR
FEWER THAN THIRTY CONSECUTIVE DAYS BY OTHER  NATURAL  PERSONS  WHEN  THE
PERMANENT OCCUPANTS ARE TEMPORARILY ABSENT FOR PERSONAL REASONS, SUCH AS
VACATION  OR  MEDICAL  TREATMENT,  PROVIDED  THAT  THERE  IS NO MONETARY
COMPENSATION PAID TO THE PERMANENT OCCUPANTS FOR SUCH OCCUPANCY; OR
  (C) TO ANY INDIVIDUAL OR OWNER WHO RENTS OUT THEIR PRIVATE DWELLING OR
APARTMENT FOR FEWER THAN THIRTY CONSECUTIVE DAYS WHO EARNS NO MORE  THAN
TWENTY-FIVE  HUNDRED  DOLLARS PER ANNUM IN TOTAL FOR ALL SUCH APPLICABLE
RENTAL PERIODS.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03665-01-7

Co-Sponsors

A8065A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5978A
Law Section:
Multiple Residence Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 2-A §§20 - 24, Mult Res L; amd §§1101, 1105, 1131 & 1132, add §1200, Tax L

A8065A - Summary

Establishes regulations for the short term rental of private dwellings; defines terms; requires registration and safety precautions.

A8065A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 8065--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 25, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. FAHY -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Housing -- recommitted to the Committee on  Housing  in  accordance
  with  Assembly  Rule  3, sec. 2 -- committee discharged, bill amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the multiple residence law and the tax law, in  relation
  to short-term residential rental of private dwellings

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

  Section 1. The multiple residence law is amended by adding a new arti-
cle 2-A to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 2-A
                   SHORT-TERM RESIDENTIAL RENTAL UNITS
SECTION 20. DEFINITIONS.
        21. SHORT-TERM RESIDENTIAL RENTAL UNITS; REGULATION.
        22. REGISTRATION.
        23. EXCEPTION.
        24. PENALTIES.
  S 20. DEFINITIONS. FOR THE PURPOSES OF  THIS  ARTICLE,  THE  FOLLOWING
TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  1. "SHORT-TERM RESIDENTIAL RENTAL UNIT" MEANS AN ENTIRE DWELLING UNIT,
OR  A ROOM, GROUP OF ROOMS, OTHER LIVING OR SLEEPING SPACE, OR ANY OTHER
SPACE, MADE AVAILABLE FOR RENT BY GUESTS FOR LESS  THAN  THIRTY  CONSEC-
UTIVE DAYS, WHERE:
  (A)  THE UNIT IS OFFERED FOR TOURIST OR TRANSIENT USE BY THE PERMANENT
RESIDENT OF THE RESIDENTIAL UNIT;
  (B) THE PERMANENT RESIDENT IS A NATURAL PERSON; AND
  (C) THE PERMANENT RESIDENT HAS REGISTERED  THE  RESIDENTIAL  UNIT  AND
MAINTAINS  GOOD  STANDING  ON THE SHORT-TERM RESIDENTIAL RENTAL REGISTRY
MAINTAINED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE.
  2. "SHORT-TERM RENTAL HOST" MEANS AN OWNER OR TENANT OF  A  SHORT-TERM
RENTAL UNIT WHO RENTS SUCH UNIT TO GUESTS.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03665-07-8

Co-Sponsors

A8065B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5978A
Law Section:
Multiple Residence Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 2-A §§20 - 24, Mult Res L; amd §§1101, 1105, 1131 & 1132, add §1200, Tax L

A8065B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes regulations for the short term rental of private dwellings; defines terms; requires registration and safety precautions.

A8065B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 8065--B

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 25, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. FAHY, McDONALD -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Housing -- recommitted to the  Committee  on  Housing  in
  accordance  with Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 -- committee discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee  --  again  reported  from said committee with amendments, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the multiple residence law and the tax law, in  relation
  to short-term residential rental of private dwellings

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

  Section 1. The multiple residence law is amended by adding a new arti-
cle 2-A to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 2-A
                   SHORT-TERM RESIDENTIAL RENTAL UNITS
SECTION 20. DEFINITIONS.
        21. SHORT-TERM RESIDENTIAL RENTAL UNITS; REGULATION.
        22. REGISTRATION.
        23. EXCEPTION.
        24. PENALTIES.
  S 20. DEFINITIONS. FOR THE PURPOSES OF  THIS  ARTICLE,  THE  FOLLOWING
TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  1. "SHORT-TERM RESIDENTIAL RENTAL UNIT" MEANS AN ENTIRE DWELLING UNIT,
OR  A ROOM, GROUP OF ROOMS, OTHER LIVING OR SLEEPING SPACE, OR ANY OTHER
SPACE, MADE AVAILABLE FOR RENT BY GUESTS FOR LESS  THAN  THIRTY  CONSEC-
UTIVE DAYS, WHERE:
  (A)  THE UNIT IS OFFERED FOR TOURIST OR TRANSIENT USE BY THE PERMANENT
RESIDENT OF THE RESIDENTIAL UNIT;
  (B) THE PERMANENT RESIDENT IS A NATURAL PERSON; AND
  (C) THE PERMANENT RESIDENT HAS REGISTERED  THE  RESIDENTIAL  UNIT  AND
MAINTAINS  GOOD  STANDING  ON THE SHORT-TERM RESIDENTIAL RENTAL REGISTRY
MAINTAINED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03665-08-8

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