senate Bill S2604

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Creates the office of the cooperative and condominium ombudsman, authorizes the residential unit fee

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to finance
Jan 28, 2019 referred to finance

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S2604 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1482
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 49-C §§996 - 996-i, Exec L; add §186-h, Tax L; add §81-a, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S7958
2011-2012: S395, A6941
2013-2014: S3152, A34
2015-2016: S2832, A1855
2017-2018: S5839, A11109
2021-2022: S494, A3157

S2604 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Creates the office of the cooperative and condominium ombudsman; authorizes the residential unit tax and establishes the office of the cooperative and condominium ombudsman fund.

S2604 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2604 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2604

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 28, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  KRUEGER, HOYLMAN, MAYER, MONTGOMERY -- read twice
  and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee
  on Finance

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to creating the office of
  the cooperative and condominium ombudsman; to amend the  tax  law,  in
  relation  to  authorizing  the  residential unit fee; and to amend the
  state finance law, in relation to establishing the office of the coop-
  erative and condominium ombudsman fund

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

  Section  1.  The executive law is amended by adding a new article 49-C
to read as follows:
                              ARTICLE 49-C
           OFFICE OF THE COOPERATIVE AND CONDOMINIUM OMBUDSMAN
SECTION 996.   SHORT TITLE.
        996-A.  LEGISLATIVE DECLARATION.
        996-B. DEFINITIONS.
        996-C. OFFICE OF THE COOPERATIVE AND CONDOMINIUM OMBUDSMAN.
        996-D. FUNCTIONS, POWERS AND DUTIES OF THE OFFICE.
        996-E. PRINCIPAL OFFICE AND SATELLITE OFFICES.
        996-F. ASSISTANCE OF OTHER STATE AGENCIES.
        996-G. REPORTS TO THE GOVERNOR, ATTORNEY GENERAL AND THE  LEGIS-
                 LATURE.
        996-H. CONTRACT AUTHORITY.
        996-I. SEPARABILITY.
  §  996.  SHORT  TITLE. THIS ARTICLE SHALL BE KNOWN AND MAY BE CITED AS
THE "COOPERATIVE AND CONDOMINIUM OMBUDSMAN ACT".
  § 996-A. LEGISLATIVE DECLARATION. THE LEGISLATURE FINDS AND DETERMINES
AS FOLLOWS:
  COOPERATIVE AND CONDOMINIUM HOUSING CONSTITUTES A SIGNIFICANT  PORTION
OF  NEW  YORK  STATE'S RESIDENTIAL HOUSING STOCK. IT IS AND HAS BEEN THE

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

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