assembly Bill A6996

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to evictions and foreclosures of federal employees during a federal government shutdown

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to judiciary
Apr 03, 2019 referred to judiciary

A6996 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3678
Current Committee:
Assembly Judiciary
Law Section:
Real Property Actions and Proceedings Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §111, add §§768 & 1392, RPAP L

A6996 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to evictions and foreclosures of federal employees during a federal government shutdown.

A6996 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                  6996

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              April 3, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  DenDEKKER  --  read once and referred to the
  Committee on Judiciary

AN ACT to amend the  real  property  actions  and  proceedings  law,  in
  relation  to  evictions and foreclosures of federal employees during a
  federal government shutdown

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

  Section  1.  Section  111 of the real property actions and proceedings
law is amended by adding two  new  subdivisions  6  and  7  to  read  as
follows:
  6. AS USED IN SECTIONS 768 AND 1392 OF THIS CHAPTER, THE TERM:
  (A) "FEDERAL WORKER":
  (I) MEANS AN EMPLOYEE OF A FEDERAL GOVERNMENT AGENCY; AND
  (II) IS A RESIDENT OF THIS STATE; AND
  (B)  "SHUTDOWN" MEANS ANY PERIOD IN WHICH THERE IS MORE THAN A TWENTY-
FOUR HOUR LAPSE IN APPROPRIATIONS FOR ANY FEDERAL GOVERNMENT  AGENCY  OR
FEDERAL DEPARTMENT AS A RESULT OF A FAILURE OF THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TO
ENACT A REGULAR APPROPRIATIONS BILL OR CONTINUING RESOLUTION.
  7. AS USED IN SECTION 1392 OF THIS CHAPTER, THE TERM:
  (A) "COVERED PERIOD" MEANS THE PERIOD BEGINNING ON THE DATE ON WHICH A
SHUTDOWN  BEGINS  AND  ENDING  ON THE DATE THAT IS THIRTY DAYS AFTER THE
DATE ON WHICH THAT SHUTDOWN ENDS; AND
  (B) "COVERED ACTION" MEANS AN ACTION RELATING TO AN OBLIGATION:
  (I) WITH RESPECT TO REAL OR PERSONAL PROPERTY OWNED BY A FEDERAL WORK-
ER; AND
  (II) THAT:
  (A) ORIGINATED BEFORE THE DATE ON WHICH A SHUTDOWN BEGINS;
  (B) IS IN EFFECT ON THE DATE ON WHICH A SHUTDOWN BEGINS; AND
  (C) IS SECURED BY A MORTGAGE, TRUST DEED, OR  OTHER  SECURITY  IN  THE
NATURE OF A MORTGAGE.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09795-03-9