assembly Bill A11110

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Enacts the "pandemic self-storage act"

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Nov 06, 2020 referred to judiciary


A11110 (ACTIVE) - Details

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Current Committee:
Assembly Judiciary
Law Section:
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
A1423, S41

A11110 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the "pandemic self-storage act" which prohibits owners of self-service storage facilities from enforcing a lien held upon personal property stored at a self-service storage facility.

A11110 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
                             November 6, 2020
 Introduced by COMMITTEE ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. Dinowitz) --
   read once and referred to the Committee on Judiciary
 AN ACT in relation to enacting the "pandemic self-storage act"
   Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
 the "pandemic self-storage act".
   §  2. Notwithstanding the provisions of article eight of the lien law,
 no owner of a self-service storage facility, as those terms are  defined
 in  section 182 of the lien law, shall enforce a lien held upon personal
 property stored at a self-service storage facility by public or  private
 sale during the COVID-19 covered period.
   §  3.  For the purposes of this act, the COVID-19 covered period shall
 include March 7, 2020 through the end of the state of emergency  in  the
 state  of New York plus one full year. For the purposes of this act, the
 state of emergency period includes, but is not limited  to,  any  period
 referenced in executive order numbers 202, 202.8, 202.28 of 2020 and any
 other  executive  order  that  closed  or otherwise restricted public or
 private businesses or places of public accommodation, or required  post-
 ponement  or cancellation of all non-essential gatherings of individuals
 of any size for any reason in response to the COVID-19 pandemic,  within
 the state of New York.
   § 4. This act shall take effect immediately.
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.