assembly Bill A2928A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Prohibits the short term rental of private dwellings

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to housing
Apr 24, 2019 print number 2928a
Apr 24, 2019 amend (t) and recommit to housing
Jan 28, 2019 referred to housing

A2928 - Details

Law Section:
Multiple Residence Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 2-A §§20 - 24-a, Mult Res L; amd §§1101, 1105, 1131 & 1132, add Art 29 part 1 Subpart A §1200, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A8065
2021-2022: A6003

A2928 - Summary

Establishes regulations for the short term rental of private dwellings; defines terms; requires registration and safety precautions.

A2928 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2928

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 28, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. FAHY -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Housing

AN ACT to amend the multiple residence law and the tax law, in  relation
  to short-term residential rental of private dwellings

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

  Section 1. The multiple residence law is amended by adding a new arti-
cle 2-A to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 2-A
                   SHORT-TERM RESIDENTIAL RENTAL UNITS
SECTION 20. DEFINITIONS.
        21. SHORT-TERM RESIDENTIAL RENTAL UNITS; REGULATION.
        22. REGISTRATION.
        23. EXCEPTION.
        24. PENALTIES.
  § 20. DEFINITIONS. FOR THE PURPOSES OF  THIS  ARTICLE,  THE  FOLLOWING
TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  1. "SHORT-TERM RESIDENTIAL RENTAL UNIT" MEANS AN ENTIRE DWELLING UNIT,
OR  A ROOM, GROUP OF ROOMS, OTHER LIVING OR SLEEPING SPACE, OR ANY OTHER
SPACE, MADE AVAILABLE FOR RENT BY GUESTS FOR LESS  THAN  THIRTY  CONSEC-
UTIVE DAYS, WHERE:
  (A)  THE UNIT IS OFFERED FOR TOURIST OR TRANSIENT USE BY THE PERMANENT
RESIDENT OF THE RESIDENTIAL UNIT;
  (B) THE PERMANENT RESIDENT IS A NATURAL PERSON; AND
  (C) THE PERMANENT RESIDENT HAS REGISTERED  THE  RESIDENTIAL  UNIT  AND
MAINTAINS  GOOD  STANDING  ON THE SHORT-TERM RESIDENTIAL RENTAL REGISTRY
MAINTAINED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE.
  2. "SHORT-TERM RENTAL HOST" MEANS AN OWNER OR TENANT OF  A  SHORT-TERM
RENTAL UNIT WHO RENTS SUCH UNIT TO GUESTS.
  3.  "HOSTING  PLATFORM"  MEANS  A PERSON OR ENTITY WHO, PURSUANT TO AN
AGREEMENT WITH A SHORT-TERM RENTAL HOST:

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

A2928A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Multiple Residence Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 2-A §§20 - 24-a, Mult Res L; amd §§1101, 1105, 1131 & 1132, add Art 29 part 1 Subpart A §1200, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A8065
2021-2022: A6003

A2928A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes regulations for the short term rental of private dwellings; defines terms; requires registration and safety precautions.

A2928A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 2928--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 28, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. FAHY -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Housing -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the multiple residence law and the tax law, in  relation
  to short-term residential rental of private dwellings in certain muni-
  cipalities

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

  Section 1. The multiple residence law is amended by adding a new arti-
cle 2-A to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 2-A
                   SHORT-TERM RESIDENTIAL RENTAL UNITS
SECTION 20. DEFINITIONS.
        21. SHORT-TERM RESIDENTIAL RENTAL UNITS; REGULATION.
        22. REGISTRATION.
        23. EXCEPTION.
        24. TAX EXEMPTION IN CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES.
        24-A. PENALTIES.
  § 20. DEFINITIONS. FOR THE PURPOSES OF  THIS  ARTICLE,  THE  FOLLOWING
TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  1. "SHORT-TERM RESIDENTIAL RENTAL UNIT" MEANS AN ENTIRE DWELLING UNIT,
OR  A ROOM, GROUP OF ROOMS, OTHER LIVING OR SLEEPING SPACE, OR ANY OTHER
SPACE WITHIN A DWELLING, MADE AVAILABLE FOR RENT BY GUESTS FOR LESS THAN
THIRTY CONSECUTIVE DAYS, WHERE THE UNIT IS OFFERED FOR TOURIST OR  TRAN-
SIENT USE BY THE HOST OF THE RESIDENTIAL UNIT.
  2.  "SHORT-TERM  RENTAL HOST" MEANS A PERSON IN VALID LEGAL POSSESSION
OF A SHORT-TERM RENTAL UNIT WHO RENTS SUCH UNIT TO GUESTS.
  3. "HOSTING PLATFORM" MEANS A PERSON OR ENTITY  WHO,  PURSUANT  TO  AN
AGREEMENT WITH A SHORT-TERM RENTAL HOST:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02313-02-9