assembly Bill A5175

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing an electronic automated system for applications and waiting lists and to develop a written procedure for applicant selection and rejection

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 08, 2019 signed chap.455
Oct 28, 2019 delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2019 returned to assembly
repassed senate
3rd reading cal.1730
substituted for s6499
Jun 13, 2019 committed to rules
returned to senate
repassed assembly
Jun 04, 2019 restored to third reading
amend by restoring to original print 5175
Jun 03, 2019 vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
returned to assembly
recalled from senate
May 07, 2019 referred to housing, construction and community development
delivered to senate
passed assembly
May 02, 2019 advanced to third reading cal.246
Apr 30, 2019 reported
Feb 07, 2019 referred to housing
Jun 03, 2019 amended on third reading 5175a

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A5175 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6499
Law Section:
Private Housing Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §31, Priv Hous Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A9769
2017-2018: A4504, S6264

A5175 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to establishing an electronic automated system for applications and waiting lists and to developing a written procedure for applicant selection and rejection.

A5175 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5175

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 7, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. BLAKE, BARRON, COOK, CRESPO, DE LA ROSA, GOTT-
  FRIED, HYNDMAN, MOSLEY, ORTIZ,  PHEFFER AMATO,  PICHARDO,  RICHARDSON,
  SEAWRIGHT,  TAYLOR,  WALKER -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Housing

AN ACT to amend the private housing finance law, in relation  to  estab-
  lishing  an  electronic  automated system for applications and waiting
  lists, and to develop a written procedure for applicant selection  and
  rejection

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

  Section 1. Section 31 of the private housing finance law is amended by
adding three new subdivisions 13, 14 and 15 to read as follows:
  13. THE COMMISSIONER OR SUPERVISING AGENCY  SHALL  DEVELOP  A  WRITTEN
PROCEDURE WITH REGARD TO HOW APPLICATIONS FOR ADMISSION TO A COMPANY ARE
PROCESSED  AND  NUMBERED,  AND  HOW TENANTS ARE SELECTED. SUCH PROCEDURE
SHALL BE IMPLEMENTED AND FOLLOWED BY ALL LIMITED-PROFIT  HOUSING  COMPA-
NIES  SUBJECT TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS ARTICLE; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT
ANY LIMITED-PROFIT HOUSING COMPANY MAY ELECT  ADDITIONAL  PROCEDURES  SO
LONG  AS SUCH PROCEDURES ARE NOT INCONSISTENT WITH THE PROCEDURES DEVEL-
OPED BY THE COMMISSIONER OR SUPERVISING AGENCY AND  ANY  OTHER  REQUIRE-
MENTS SET FORTH IN THIS ARTICLE.
  14.  THE  COMMISSIONER OR SUPERVISING AGENCY SHALL DEVELOP A PROCEDURE
WHEREBY APPLICANTS ARE NOTIFIED IN THE CASE THAT  THEIR  APPLICATION  IS
REJECTED  BY  A LIMITED-PROFIT HOUSING COMPANY SUBJECT TO THE PROVISIONS
OF THIS ARTICLE, AND SUCH PROCEDURE  SHALL  ALSO  INCLUDE  THE  APPEAL'S
PROCESS AVAILABLE TO THE REJECTED APPLICANT. THE NOTIFICATION THAT SHALL
BE  SENT  TO THE APPLICANT SHALL BE IN WRITTEN FORM, INCLUDE REASONS WHY
THE APPLICANT WAS REJECTED, THE APPEAL'S PROCESS, AND  BE  SENT  TO  THE
APPLICANT  WITHIN  SIXTY  DAYS  AFTER THE LIMITED-PROFIT HOUSING COMPANY
DECIDED TO REJECT SUCH APPLICANT. ANY LIMITED-PROFIT HOUSING COMPANY MAY
ELECT ADDITIONAL PROCEDURES SO LONG AS SUCH PROCEDURES  ARE  NOT  INCON-

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

Co-Sponsors

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A5175A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6499
Law Section:
Private Housing Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §31, Priv Hous Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A9769
2017-2018: A4504, S6264

A5175A - Summary

Relates to establishing an electronic automated system for applications and waiting lists and to developing a written procedure for applicant selection and rejection.

A5175A - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 5175--A
                                                        Cal. No. 246

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 7, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. BLAKE, BARRON, COOK, CRESPO, DE LA ROSA, GOTT-
  FRIED, HYNDMAN, MOSLEY, ORTIZ,  PHEFFER AMATO,  PICHARDO,  RICHARDSON,
  SEAWRIGHT,  TAYLOR,  WALKER,  ARROYO  -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Housing -- advanced to a third reading, passed by  Assem-
  bly and delivered to the Senate, recalled from the Senate, vote recon-
  sidered,  bill  amended, ordered reprinted, retaining its place on the
  order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the private housing finance law, in relation  to  estab-
  lishing  an  electronic  automated system for applications and waiting
  lists, and to develop a written procedure for applicant selection  and
  rejection

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

  Section 1. Section 31 of the private housing finance law is amended by
adding three new subdivisions 13, 14 and 15 to read as follows:
  13. THE COMMISSIONER OR SUPERVISING AGENCY  SHALL  DEVELOP  A  WRITTEN
PROCEDURE WITH REGARD TO HOW APPLICATIONS FOR ADMISSION TO A COMPANY ARE
PROCESSED  AND  NUMBERED,  AND  HOW TENANTS ARE SELECTED. SUCH PROCEDURE
SHALL BE IMPLEMENTED AND FOLLOWED BY ALL LIMITED-PROFIT  HOUSING  COMPA-
NIES  SUBJECT TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS ARTICLE; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT
ANY LIMITED-PROFIT HOUSING COMPANY MAY ELECT  ADDITIONAL  PROCEDURES  SO
LONG  AS SUCH PROCEDURES ARE NOT INCONSISTENT WITH THE PROCEDURES DEVEL-
OPED BY THE COMMISSIONER OR SUPERVISING AGENCY AND  ANY  OTHER  REQUIRE-
MENTS SET FORTH IN THIS ARTICLE.
  14.  THE  COMMISSIONER OR SUPERVISING AGENCY SHALL DEVELOP A PROCEDURE
WHEREBY APPLICANTS ARE NOTIFIED IN THE CASE THAT  THEIR  APPLICATION  IS
REJECTED  BY  A LIMITED-PROFIT HOUSING COMPANY SUBJECT TO THE PROVISIONS
OF THIS ARTICLE, AND SUCH PROCEDURE  SHALL  ALSO  INCLUDE  THE  APPEAL'S
PROCESS AVAILABLE TO THE REJECTED APPLICANT. THE NOTIFICATION THAT SHALL
BE  SENT  TO THE APPLICANT SHALL BE IN WRITTEN FORM, INCLUDE REASONS WHY
THE APPLICANT WAS REJECTED, THE APPEAL'S PROCESS, AND  BE  SENT  TO  THE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets