senate Bill S7963

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Establishes the New York City Housing Authority Facilities Modernization Act (Part A); and provides for reporting on lead-based paint poisoning prevention (Part B)

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Housing, Construction And Community Development Committee

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Mar 13, 2018 referred to housing, construction and community development


S7963 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Senate Housing, Construction And Community Development
Law Section:
Public Housing Law
Laws Affected:
Add §402-d, Pub Hous L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:

S7963 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the "New York City Housing Authority Facilities Modernization Act" which shall assist with the installation, demolition, construction, reconstruction, excavation, rehabilitation, renovation, and repair of projects contracted out by the New York City Housing Authority (Part A); and relates to reporting on lead-based paint poisoning prevention (Part B).

S7963 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7963 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 13, 2018

Introduced  by  Sen.  BAILEY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Housing, Construction  and
  Community Development

AN  ACT  establishing  the  "New  York City Housing Authority Facilities
  Modernization Act"; and providing for the repeal  of  such  provisions
  upon expiration thereof (Part A); and to amend the public housing law,
  in  relation  to  reporting  on  lead-based paint poisoning prevention
  (Part B)


  Section  1.  This  act enacts into law major components of legislation
which are necessary to promote and protect the health and safety of  New
York  residents  relating to housing. Each component is wholly contained
within a Part identified as Parts A through B. The  effective  date  for
each particular provision contained within such Part is set forth in the
last section of such Part. Any provision in any section contained within
a  Part, including the effective date of the Part, which makes reference
to a section "of this act", when used in connection with that particular
component, shall be deemed  to  mean  and  refer  to  the  corresponding
section of the Part in which it is found. Section three of this act sets
forth the general effective date of this act.

                                 PART A

  Section  1.  This act shall be known and may be cited as the "New York
City Housing Authority Facilities Modernization Act".
  § 2. Definitions. For the purposes of this act,  the  following  terms
shall have the following meanings:
  1.  "Project"  shall  mean any installation, construction, demolition,
reconstruction,  excavation,  rehabilitation,  renovation,  and   repair
contracted out by the authorized authority pursuant to this act.
  2. "Authorized authority" shall mean the New York City Housing Author-

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


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