senate Bill S2929

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Establishes the crime of sabotage of rent regulated accommodation

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Codes Committee


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Jan 03, 2018 referred to codes
Jan 18, 2017 referred to codes

S2929 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2371
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §241.10, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S2328A, A1531
2013-2014: S6941, A9297

S2929 - Summary

Establishes the crime of sabotage of rent regulated accommodations.

S2929 - Sponsor Memo

S2929 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2929

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 18, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DILAN  -- 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
  sabotage of rent regulated accommodations

  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 a new section 241.10  to
read as follows:
S 241.10 SABOTAGE OF RENT REGULATED ACCOMMODATION.
  AN OWNER IS GUILTY OF SABOTAGE OF A RENT REGULATED ACCOMMODATION WHEN,
WITH  INTENT TO CAUSE A RENT REGULATED TENANT TO VACATE A HOUSING ACCOM-
MODATION, SUCH OWNER, OR AGENT UNDER  INSTRUCTION  OR  CONTRACT  OF  THE
OWNER:
  1.  WITH  INTENT  TO  IMPAIR  HABITABILITY OF A HOUSING ACCOMMODATION,
CAUSES DAMAGE TO SUCH HOUSING  ACCOMMODATION  OR  ANCILLARY  UTILITY  OR
APPARATUS TO SUCH HOUSING ACCOMMODATION; OR
  2. RECKLESSLY CAUSES DAMAGE TO SUCH HOUSING ACCOMMODATION OR ANCILLARY
UTILITY OR APPARATUS TO SUCH HOUSING ACCOMMODATION.
  SABOTAGE OF A RENT REGULATED ACCOMMODATION IS A CLASS D FELONY.
  S  2. This act shall take effect immediately; provided that the amend-
ment to article 241 of the penal law made by section  one  of  this  act
shall not affect the repeal of such article and shall be deemed repealed
therewith.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01370-01-7

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