assembly Bill A6635

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Provides for the delivery of a notice of enforcement of a lien upon a self-storage facility

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Jan 03, 2018 referred to judiciary
Mar 10, 2017 referred to judiciary


A6635 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Assembly Judiciary
Law Section:
Lien Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §182, Lien L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A9960, S7576
2015-2016: A3411, S5347

A6635 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for the delivery of a notice of enforcement of a lien upon a self-storage facility.

A6635 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 10, 2017

Introduced by M. of A. TITONE -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Judiciary

AN  ACT to amend the lien law, in relation to notice of enforcement of a
  lien on the goods in a self-storage facility


  Section  1.    The  section  heading and subdivisions 1, 2, 6 and 7 of
section 182 of the lien law, as added by chapter  975  of  the  laws  of
1983, are amended to read as follows:
  [Self-service  storage] SELF-STORAGE facilities; lien. 1. Definitions.
As used in this article:
  (a) ["Self-service storage] "SELF-STORAGE  facility"  means  any  real
property  or a portion thereof that is designed and used for the purpose
of occupying storage space by occupants who are to have  access  thereto
for  the purpose of storing and removing personal property. The owner of
a [self-service storage] SELF-STORAGE facility shall not be deemed to be
a warehouseman as defined in the  uniform  commercial  code.  Except  as
provided  in  paragraph  (b) of this subdivision, if an owner issues any
warehouse receipt, bill of lading, or other document of  title  for  the
personal  property stored, the owner and the occupant are subject to the
provisions of the uniform commercial code and  the  provisions  of  this
section shall not be applicable.
  (b)  "Owner" means a person, partnership or corporation which operates
a [self-service storage] SELF-STORAGE facility, an agent, or  any  other
person  authorized  by  the  owner  to manage the facility or to receive
storage fees from an occupant under an occupancy agreement. A warehouse-
man may be an owner to the extent that any part of the building is oper-
ated as a [self-service storage] SELF-STORAGE facility.
  (c) "Occupant" means a person, entitled to  the  use  of  the  storage
space  at a [self-service storage] SELF-STORAGE facility under a written
occupancy agreement or his successor or assignee, to  the  exclusion  of

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