senate Bill S799

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to surcharges for the installation or use of certain appliances in housing accommodations subject to rent control

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Housing, Construction And Community Development Committee


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Jan 03, 2018 referred to housing, construction and community development
Jan 04, 2017 referred to housing, construction and community development

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S799 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1093
Current Committee:
Senate Housing, Construction And Community Development
Law Section:
New York City Administrative Code
Laws Affected:
Add §26-416, NYC Ad Cd
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S3260
2013-2014: S1733, A555
2015-2016: S3583, A1795
2019-2020: S3319, A3170

S799 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits the imposition of any surcharge for the installation or use of a tenant-installed appliance where the tenant pays for electric utility service.

S799 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S799 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   799

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 4, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. ALCANTARA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed  to be committed to the Committee on Housing, Construction and
  Community Development

AN ACT to amend the administrative code of the  city  of  New  York,  in
  relation  to  surcharges for the installation or use of certain appli-
  ances in housing accommodations subject to rent control

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

  Section  1. The administrative code of the city of New York is amended
by adding a new section 26-416 to read as follows:
  § 26-416 SURCHARGES FOR TENANT-INSTALLED APPLIANCES. THE IMPOSITION OF
ANY SURCHARGE FOR THE INSTALLATION OR USE OF A  TENANT-INSTALLED  APPLI-
ANCE IS PROHIBITED WHERE THE TENANT PAYS FOR ELECTRIC UTILITY SERVICE.
  §  2.  This  act  shall take effect immediately; provided that section
26-416 of the city rent and rehabilitation law as added by  section  one
of  this  act  shall remain in full force and effect only as long as the
public emergency requiring the regulation  and  control  of  residential
rents and evictions continues, as provided in subdivision 3 of section 1
of the local emergency housing rent control act.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00019-01-7

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