assembly Bill A1930

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Establishes the lease and landlord fraud public awareness program

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 01, 2018 returned to senate
repassed assembly
Mar 26, 2018 amended on third reading (t) 1930a
Mar 26, 2018 vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
returned to assembly
recalled from senate
Feb 06, 2018 referred to housing, construction and community development
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jan 03, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.147
returned to assembly
died in senate
May 17, 2017 referred to housing, construction and community development
delivered to senate
passed assembly
May 11, 2017 advanced to third reading cal.320
May 09, 2017 reported
Feb 07, 2017 reported referred to ways and means
Jan 17, 2017 referred to housing

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A1930 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Public Housing Law
Laws Affected:
Add §20-a, Pub Hous L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A10701
2019-2020: A619

A1930 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the lease and landlord fraud public awareness program to promote public awareness of the potential risks of signing a fraudulent lease with an individual misrepresenting themselves as a landlord.

A1930 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1930

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 17, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. JOYNER -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Housing

AN  ACT to amend the public housing law, in relation to establishing the
  lease and landlord fraud public awareness program  to  promote  public
  awareness of the potential risks of signing a fraudulent lease with an
  individual misrepresenting themselves as a landlord

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

  Section 1. The public housing law is amended by adding a  new  section
20-a to read as follows:
  §  20-A.  LEASE  AND  LANDLORD  FRAUD PUBLIC AWARENESS PROGRAM. 1. THE
LEASE AND LANDLORD FRAUD PUBLIC AWARENESS PROGRAM IS HEREBY  ESTABLISHED
WITHIN  THE  DIVISION TO PROMOTE PUBLIC AWARENESS OF THE POTENTIAL RISKS
OF SIGNING A FRAUDULENT LEASE WITH AN INDIVIDUAL  MISREPRESENTING  THEM-
SELVES AS A LANDLORD.
  2. THE DIVISION SHALL:
  A. DEVELOP A PUBLIC EDUCATION AND OUTREACH CAMPAIGN INCLUDING, BUT NOT
LIMITED  TO,  WRITTEN MATERIALS AND BROCHURES TO PROMOTE LEASE AND LAND-
LORD FRAUD AWARENESS AND EDUCATE THE GENERAL PUBLIC ON FRAUDULENT LEASES
AND INDIVIDUALS MISREPRESENTING THEMSELVES AS LANDLORDS; AND
  B. DEVELOP EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS AND BROCHURES  WHICH  SHALL  BE  MADE
AVAILABLE TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC AND LOCAL MUNICIPALITIES.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
it  shall have become a law. Effective immediately, the addition, amend-
ment and/or repeal of any rule or regulation necessary for the implemen-
tation of this act on its effective date are authorized to be  made  and
completed on or before such effective date.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05509-01-7

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A1930A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Public Housing Law
Laws Affected:
Add §20-a, Pub Hous L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A10701
2019-2020: A619

A1930A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the lease and landlord fraud public awareness program to promote public awareness of the potential risks of signing a fraudulent lease with an individual misrepresenting themselves as a landlord.

A1930A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 1930--A
                                                        Cal. No. 147

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 17, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. JOYNER, BARRON -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Housing -- advanced to a third reading, passed by  Assem-
  bly and delivered to the Senate, recalled from the Senate, vote recon-
  sidered,  bill  amended, ordered reprinted, retaining its place on the
  order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to establishing the lease
  and landlord fraud public awareness program to promote  public  aware-
  ness  of  the  potential  risks  of signing a fraudulent lease with an
  individual misrepresenting themselves as a landlord

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

  Section  1.  Subparagraphs 14 and 15 of paragraph (a) of subdivision 3
of section 94-a of the executive law, as added by section 21 of  part  A
of chapter 62 of the laws of 2011, are amended and a new subparagraph 16
is added to read as follows:
  (14)  cooperate  with  and assist consumers in class actions in proper
cases; [and]
  (15) create an internet website or webpage pursuant to  section  three
hundred ninety-c of the general business law[.]; AND
  (16)  (I)  ESTABLISH  THE  LEASE  AND  LANDLORD FRAUD PUBLIC AWARENESS
PROGRAM TO PROMOTE PUBLIC AWARENESS OF THE POTENTIAL RISKS OF SIGNING  A
FRAUDULENT  LEASE  WITH  AN  INDIVIDUAL  MISREPRESENTING THEMSELVES AS A
LANDLORD;
  (II) TO IMPLEMENT THE LEASE AND LANDLORD PUBLIC AWARENESS PROGRAM, THE
DIVISION SHALL:
  A. DEVELOP A PUBLIC EDUCATION AND OUTREACH CAMPAIGN INCLUDING, BUT NOT
LIMITED TO, WRITTEN MATERIALS AND BROCHURES TO PROMOTE LEASE  AND  LAND-
LORD FRAUD AWARENESS AND EDUCATE THE GENERAL PUBLIC ON FRAUDULENT LEASES
AND INDIVIDUALS MISREPRESENTING THEMSELVES AS LANDLORDS; AND
  B.  DEVELOP  EDUCATIONAL  MATERIALS  AND BROCHURES WHICH SHALL BE MADE
AVAILABLE TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC AND LOCAL MUNICIPALITIES.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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