Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 27, 2018||
referred to local government
Senate Bill S7809
2017-2018 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Local Government Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2017-S7809 (ACTIVE) - Details
2017-S7809 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7809 SPONSOR: ROBACH TITLE OF BILL: An act relating to enacting the Rochester housing court act PURPOSE: Relates to the enactment of Rochester housing court SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Title; Section 2: Definitions; Section 3: Actions and proceedings permitted; Section 4: Consolidation;
2017-S7809 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7809 I N S E N A T E February 27, 2018 ___________ Introduced by Sen. ROBACH -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government AN ACT relating to enacting the Rochester housing court act THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may be cited as the "Rochester housing court act". § 2. Definitions. As used in this act unless the context otherwise requires, the following words and terms shall have the meaning ascribed to them: (a) "Housing codes" means all state and local laws for the establish- ment and maintenance of housing standards, including but not limited to the multiple dwelling law, real property law, real property actions and proceedings law, real property tax law, and the housing and property code, building code, zoning ordinance, and fire prevention code and related ordinances of the city of Rochester. (b) "City" means the city of Rochester. § 3. Actions and proceedings permitted. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, a separate part of the city court of Rochester shall be exclusively devoted to actions and proceedings involving the enforce- ment of all housing codes, pertaining to all real property situated within the city as follows: (a) Actions for the imposition and collection of criminal penalties, and for the imposition and collection of civil penalties, for the violation of any state or local laws involving the establishment and maintenance of housing standards. (b) Actions for the collection of costs, expenses and disbursements incurred by the city of Rochester in the elimination or correction of a nuisance or other violation of any of the housing codes, or in the removal or demolition of any dwelling pursuant to such housing codes. (c) Actions and proceedings for the establishment, enforcement or foreclosure of liens upon real property and upon the rents therefrom for civil penalties, or for costs, expenses and disbursements incurred by the city in the elimination or correction of a nuisance or other EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
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