senate Bill S3536A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Directs the board of standards and appeals in the city of New York to mail a copy of each application for a variance to property owners within 1 mile

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 09, 2018 print number 3536a
Feb 09, 2018 amend and recommit to cities
Jan 03, 2018 referred to cities
Jan 24, 2017 referred to cities

S3536 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6798
Current Committee:
Senate Cities
Law Section:
New York City Charter
Laws Affected:
Amd §668, NYC Chart
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S6669
2013-2014: S3610
2015-2016: S2911
2019-2020: S3864, A7163

S3536 - Summary

Directs the board of standards and appeals in the city of New York to mail a copy of each application for a variance to property owners within 1 mile of the affected property.

S3536 - Sponsor Memo

S3536 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3536

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 24, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities

AN ACT to amend the New York city charter, in relation to requiring  the
  board  of  standards and appeals to forward a copy of each application
  to vary the zoning resolution or for a special permit to each owner of
  real property within one mile of the land to  which  such  application
  applies

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

  Section 1. Paragraph 1 of subdivision a, and subdivisions b and  c  of
section  668  of the New York city charter, paragraph 1 of subdivision a
and subdivision b as amended by local law number 102 of the city of  New
York  for  the  year 1977, and subdivision c as amended by a vote of the
people of the city of New York at the general election held in  November
1989, are amended to read as follows:
  1. Each proposal or application shall be filed with the board of stan-
dards  and  appeals,  which shall forward a copy within five days to the
community board for each community district in which the land  involved,
or  any  part  thereof,  is  located,  and  to  the borough board if the
proposal or application involves land located in two or  more  districts
in  a  borough;  AND  SHALL DELIVER A COPY THEREOF, BY FIRST CLASS MAIL,
WITHIN FIVE DAYS TO EACH OWNER OF REAL PROPERTY LOCATED WITHIN ONE  MILE
OF THE LAND INVOLVED.
  b.  The  recommendation of a community board or borough board pursuant
to subdivision a of this section shall be filed with the board of stand-
ards and appeals and [a copy] COPIES sent to the city  planning  commis-
sion  TO EACH OWNER OF REAL PROPERTY LOCATED WITHIN ONE MILE OF THE LAND
INVOLVED.  The board of standards and appeals  shall  conduct  a  public
hearing  and  act  on the proposed application.  A decision of the board
shall indicate whether each of the specific requirements of  the  zoning

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02358-01-7

S3536A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6798
Current Committee:
Senate Cities
Law Section:
New York City Charter
Laws Affected:
Amd §668, NYC Chart
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S6669
2013-2014: S3610
2015-2016: S2911
2019-2020: S3864, A7163

S3536A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the board of standards and appeals in the city of New York to mail a copy of each application for a variance to property owners within 1 mile of the affected property.

S3536A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3536A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 3536--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 24, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities --  recommitted  to
  the  Committee  on  Cities in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the New York city charter, in relation to requiring the
  board of standards and appeals to forward a copy of  each  application
  to vary the zoning resolution or for a special permit to each owner of
  real  property  within  one mile of the land to which such application
  applies

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph 1 of subdivision a, and subdivisions b and c of
section 668 of the New York city charter, paragraph 1 of  subdivision  a
as  amended by local law number 102 of the city of New York for the year
1977, subdivision b as amended by local law number 83 of the city of New
York for the year 2017 and subdivision c as amended by  a  vote  of  the
people  of the city of New York at the general election held in November
1989, are amended to read as follows:
  1. Each proposal or application shall be filed with the board of stan-
dards and appeals, which shall forward a copy within five  days  to  the
community  board for each community district in which the land involved,
or any part thereof, is  located,  and  to  the  borough  board  if  the
proposal  or  application involves land located in two or more districts
in a borough; AND SHALL DELIVER A COPY THEREOF,  BY  FIRST  CLASS  MAIL,
WITHIN  FIVE DAYS TO EACH OWNER OF REAL PROPERTY LOCATED WITHIN ONE MILE
OF THE LAND INVOLVED.
  b. The recommendation of a community board or borough  board  pursuant
to subdivision a of this section shall be filed with the board of stand-
ards  and  appeals and [a copy] COPIES sent to the city planning commis-
sion TO EACH OWNER OF REAL PROPERTY LOCATED WITHIN ONE MILE OF THE  LAND

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

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