senate Bill S4992

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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Current Bill Status - In Senate Judiciary Committee

  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

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view actions (9)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 03, 2018 referred to judiciary
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 22, 2017 referred to judiciary
Jun 21, 2017 delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.2208
committee discharged and committed to rules
Mar 03, 2017 referred to judiciary


S4992 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Lien Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง182, Lien L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S5347A, A3411A
2013-2014: S7576, A9960

S4992 - Summary

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

S4992 - Sponsor Memo

S4992 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 3, 2017

Introduced  by  Sen.  LARKIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed 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.


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