|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 03, 2018||referred to codes|
|Jan 09, 2017||referred to codes|
senate Bill S1496
Current Bill Status - In Senate Codes Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1496 - Details
S1496 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1496 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the penal law, in relation to establishing the crime of illegal conversion or alteration of real property and to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to civil penalties for unlawful conversions SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS : Section 1 of the bill amends the penal law to add two new sections 145.75 and 145.80. Section 2 of the bill repeals subdivision 13.1 of section 28-201.2.1 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as amended by local law number 17 of the city, of New York for the year 2010. Section 3 of the bill amends section 28-202.1 by adding two new exceptions 4 and 5 which set forth new minimum penalties of sections 28-408.1, 28-410.1 and 28-210.1. Section 4 of the bill amends section 28-204.6 to include violations of section 28-210.1 within the group of violations whose judgments may be imposed as a tax lien on the property.
S1496 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1496 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 9, 2017 ___________ Introduced by Sen. AVELLA -- 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 illegal conversion or alteration of real property and to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to civil penalties for unlawful conversions 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 two new sections 145.75 and 145.80 to read as follows: S 145.75 DEFINITION; CONVERSION OR ALTERATION OF REAL PROPERTY. FOR PURPOSES OF SECTION 145.80 OF THIS ARTICLE, "CONVERSION OR ALTER- ATION" SHALL MEAN ANY CHANGE IN THE STRUCTURAL PARTS OR EXISTING FACILI- TIES OF ANY BUILDING, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE SUBDIVISION OF ROOMS, OR ERECTION OR DEMOLITION OF WALLS, OR THE MOVING OF ANY BUILDING FROM ONE LOCATION OR POSITION TO ANOTHER. S 145.80 ILLEGAL CONVERSION OR ALTERATION OF REAL PROPERTY. A PERSON IS GUILTY OF ILLEGAL CONVERSION OR ALTERATION OF REAL PROPER- TY WHEN: 1. (A) HE OR SHE IS THE OWNER OR MANAGER OF REAL PROPERTY AND KNOWING- LY PARTICIPATED OR AUTHORIZED THE ILLEGAL ALTERATION OR CONVERSION OF SUCH PROPERTY IN VIOLATION OF ANY STATE OR LOCAL LAW, ORDINANCE, CODE OR RULE OR REGULATION RELATING TO REAL PROPERTY, BUILDINGS OR MULTIPLE DWELLINGS; OR (B) HE OR SHE IS A TENANT OF REAL PROPERTY AND MAKES AN ILLEGAL CONVERSION OR ALTERATION OF SUCH PROPERTY WITHOUT THE KNOWLEDGE OF THE OWNER THEREOF, AND SUCH ALTERATION OR CONVERSION OF THE REAL PROPERTY WAS IN VIOLATION OF ANY STATE OR LOCAL LAW, ORDINANCE, CODE OR RULE OR REGULATION RELATING TO REAL PROPERTY, BUILDINGS OR MULTIPLE DWELLINGS; AND EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD06805-01-7
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