assembly Bill A7163

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Directs the board of standards and appeals in the city of New York to mail a copy of each application for a variance to property owners within 1 mile

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Jan 08, 2020 referred to cities
Apr 10, 2019 referred to cities

A7163 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3864
Current Committee:
Assembly Cities
Law Section:
New York City Charter
Laws Affected:
Amd §668, NYC Chart
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S6669
2013-2014: S3610
2015-2016: S2911
2017-2018: A6798, S3536

A7163 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the board of standards and appeals in the city of New York to mail a copy of each application for a variance to property owners within 1 mile of the affected property.

A7163 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7163

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 10, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. CUSICK -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Cities

AN  ACT to amend the New York city charter, in relation to requiring the
  board of standards and appeals to forward a copy of  each  application
  to vary the zoning resolution or for a special permit to each owner of
  real  property  within  one mile of the land to which such application
  applies

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph 1 of subdivision c, and subdivisions d and e of
section 668 of the New York city charter, as amended by local law number
103 of the city of New York for the year 2017, are amended  to  read  as
follows:
  1. Each proposal or application shall be filed with the board of stan-
dards  and  appeals,  which shall forward a copy within five days to the
community board for each community district in which the land  involved,
or  any  part  thereof,  is  located,  and  to  the borough board if the
proposal or application involves land located in two or  more  districts
in  a  borough;  AND  SHALL DELIVER A COPY THEREOF, BY FIRST CLASS MAIL,
WITHIN FIVE DAYS TO EACH OWNER OF REAL PROPERTY LOCATED WITHIN ONE  MILE
OF THE LAND INVOLVED.
  d.  The  recommendation of a community board or borough board pursuant
to subdivision c of this section shall be filed with the board of stand-
ards and appeals and [a copy] COPIES sent to the city  planning  commis-
sion  TO EACH OWNER OF REAL PROPERTY LOCATED WITHIN ONE MILE OF THE LAND
INVOLVED. The board of standards and  appeals  shall  conduct  a  public
hearing  and act on the proposed application. All testimony delivered at
a public hearing by the applicant on the proposed application  shall  be
sworn  or  affirmed  under  oath. A decision of the board shall indicate
whether each of the specific requirements of the zoning  resolution  for
the  granting  of  variances  has been met and shall include findings of

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