assembly Bill A1646

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to unlawful occupation, provides that if any dwelling or structure be occupied without a certificate of occupancy, no rent shall be recovered by the owner

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 06, 2019 signed chap.444
Oct 28, 2019 delivered to governor
May 29, 2019 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.643
substituted for s2576
May 13, 2019 referred to housing, construction and community development
delivered to senate
passed assembly
May 09, 2019 advanced to third reading cal.280
May 07, 2019 reported
Apr 30, 2019 reported referred to codes
Jan 16, 2019 referred to housing

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A1646 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2576
Law Section:
Multiple Residence Law
Laws Affected:
Add §302-a, Mult Res L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A10193, S8708

A1646 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to unlawful occupation; provides that if any dwelling or structure be occupied in violation of section three hundred two of the multiple residence law, no rent shall be recovered by the owner of such premises for said period, and no action for possession of said premises for nonpayment of such rent shall be maintained therefor.

A1646 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1646

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 16, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the multiple residence  law,  in  relation  to  unlawful
  occupation

  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
section 302-a to read as follows:
  § 302-A. UNLAWFUL OCCUPATION. 1. IF ANY DWELLING OR STRUCTURE BE OCCU-
PIED  IN  WHOLE  OR IN PART FOR HUMAN HABITATION IN VIOLATION OF SECTION
THREE HUNDRED TWO OF THIS ARTICLE, NO RENT SHALL  BE  RECOVERED  BY  THE
OWNER  OF SUCH PREMISES FOR SAID PERIOD, AND NO ACTION FOR POSSESSION OF
SAID PREMISES FOR NONPAYMENT OF SUCH RENT SHALL BE MAINTAINED THEREFOR.
  2. THE DEPARTMENT CHARGED WITH THE ENFORCEMENT  OF  THIS  CHAPTER  MAY
CAUSE  TO  BE  VACATED ANY DWELLING OR ANY PART THEREOF WHICH CONTAINS A
NUISANCE AS DEFINED IN SECTION THREE HUNDRED FIVE OF THIS ARTICLE, OR IS
OCCUPIED BY MORE FAMILIES OR PERSONS THAN PERMITTED IN THIS CHAPTER,  OR
IS ERECTED, ALTERED OR OCCUPIED CONTRARY TO LAW. ANY SUCH DWELLING SHALL
NOT AGAIN BE OCCUPIED UNTIL IT OR ITS OCCUPANCY, AS THE CASE MAY BE, HAS
BEEN MADE TO CONFORM TO LAW.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04979-01-9