|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 14, 2018||referred to social services|
assembly Bill A11201
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
A11201 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Senate Version of this Bill:
- Current Committee:
- Assembly Social Services
- Law Section:
- Social Services Law
- Laws Affected:
- Add Art 2-A Title 3 §§47 & 47-a, Soc Serv L
A11201 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 11201 I N A S S E M B L Y June 14, 2018 ___________ Introduced by COMMITTEE ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. Rodriguez) -- read once and referred to the Committee on Social Services AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to creating the Hurricane Maria temporary housing assistance program; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Article 2-A of the social services law is amended by adding a new title 3 to read as follows: TITLE 3 HURRICANE MARIA TEMPORARY HOUSING ASSISTANCE PROGRAM SECTION 47. ESTABLISHMENT; DEFINITIONS. 47-A. APPLICATION. § 47. ESTABLISHMENT; DEFINITIONS. 1. THERE IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED UNDER THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE COMMISSIONER THE HURRICANE MARIA TEMPORARY HOUSING ASSISTANCE PROGRAM, WHICH SHALL ASSIST QUALIFIED INDIVIDUALS IN RECEIVING AN EMERGENCY HOUSING DEPOSIT AND ONE MONTH'S RENTAL ASSIST- ANCE. 2. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS TITLE: (I) "QUALIFIED INDIVIDUAL" SHALL MEAN AN INDIVIDUAL RECEIVING ASSIST- ANCE UNDER THE FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY'S TRANSITIONAL SHEL- TERING ASSISTANCE PROGRAM AS A RESULT OF HURRICANE MARIA; (II) "FUNDING" SHALL MEAN A SECURITY DEPOSIT UP TO ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS AND ONE MONTH'S RENT UP TO ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS; AND (III) "QUALIFIED RESIDENCE" SHALL MEAN HOUSING LOCATED WITHIN THE STATE OF NEW YORK WITH A RENT OBLIGATION OF ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS OR LESS PER MONTH. § 47-A. APPLICATION. 1. A QUALIFIED INDIVIDUAL LOCATED WITHIN THE STATE SHALL BE ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE FUNDING FOR A QUALIFIED RESIDENCE FROM THE LOCAL SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICT IN WHICH SUCH QUALIFIED RESI- DENCE IS LOCATED. 2. WITHIN ONE YEAR OF RECEIPT OF SUCH FUNDING, SUCH QUALIFIED INDIVID- UAL SHALL REIMBURSE SUCH LOCAL SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICT FOR THE COST OF EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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