senate Bill S1479

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Requires the New York city department of buildings to confirm that there are no tenants living at certain properties prior to approving or issuing permits for demolition or substantial alteration

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2019 committed to rules
Feb 27, 2019 advanced to third reading
Feb 26, 2019 2nd report cal.
Feb 12, 2019 1st report cal.155
Jan 15, 2019 referred to cities

Votes

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Feb 12, 2019 - Cities committee Vote

S1479
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Cities Committee Vote: Feb 12, 2019

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S1479 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7778
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
New York City Charter
Laws Affected:
Add §645-a, NYC Chart
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S8810

S1479 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the New York city department of buildings to confirm that there are no tenants living at certain properties prior to approving or issuing permits for the demolition or the substantial alteration or renovation of such properties.

S1479 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1479 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1479

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 15, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. HOYLMAN, BAILEY, KRUEGER, PERSAUD, SEPULVEDA -- read
  twice  and  ordered  printed,  and when printed to be committed to the
  Committee on Cities

AN ACT to amend the New York city charter, in relation to requiring  the
  New  York  city  department  of buildings to confirm that there are no
  tenants living at certain properties prior  to  approving  or  issuing
  permits for the demolition or the substantial alteration or renovation
  of such properties

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

  Section 1. The New York city  charter  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
section 645-a to read as follows:
  §  645-A. ADDITIONAL POWERS AND DUTIES OF THE DEPARTMENT. IN THE EVENT
THAT A PROPERTY OWNER SUBMITS AN APPLICATION FOR A PERMIT FOR THE  DEMO-
LITION  OR  THE  SUBSTANTIAL ALTERATION OR RENOVATION OF ANY BUILDING OR
STRUCTURE AND REPRESENTS TO THE DEPARTMENT THAT NO TENANTS ARE LIVING AT
THE PROPERTY, THE DEPARTMENT SHALL INDEPENDENTLY CONFIRM THAT THERE  ARE
NO  TENANTS    LIVING AT THE PROPERTY PRIOR TO APPROVING OR ISSUING SUCH
PERMIT.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the first of January next  succeed-
ing the date upon which it shall have become a law. Effective immediate-
ly,  the  addition,  amendment  and/or  repeal of any rule or regulation
necessary for the implementation of this act on its effective  date  are
authorized to be made and completed on or before such date.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07262-01-9

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