senate Bill S6760

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the floor area ratio of certain dwellings in New York City

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Rules Committee


  • Introduced
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 recommitted to rules
May 07, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.1031
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 03, 2018 referred to housing, construction and community development
Jun 16, 2017 referred to rules

Votes

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May 7, 2018 - Rules committee Vote

S6760
11
8
committee
11
Aye
8
Nay
6
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S6760 - Details

Law Section:
Multiple Dwelling Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง26, Mult Dwell L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S5469

S6760 - Summary

Relates to the floor area ratio of certain dwellings in New York city.

S6760 - Sponsor Memo

S6760 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6760

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 16, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by COMMITTEE ON RULES -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the multiple dwelling law, in relation to the floor area
  ratio (FAR) in the city of New York

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision 3 of section 26 of the multiple dwelling law,
as amended by chapter 748 of the laws of 1961, is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  3.  Floor  area ratio (FAR). [The] EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE PROVIDED IN THE
ZONING RESOLUTION OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK, THE floor area ratio (FAR) of
any dwelling or dwellings on a lot shall not exceed 12.0, except that  a
fireproof  class B dwelling in which six or more passenger elevators are
maintained and operated in any city having a local zoning law, ordinance
or resolution restricting districts in such city to residential use, may
be erected in accordance with the provisions of such zoning  law,  ordi-
nance  or  resolution, if such class B dwelling is erected in a district
no part of which is restricted by such zoning law, ordinance  or  resol-
ution to residential uses.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13205-01-7

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