assembly Bill A8406

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the date when the local legislative body in New York city may determine the continuation of an emergency; and relates to the continuation of the New York city rent stabilization law of 1969

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Jan 08, 2020 referred to housing
Jun 16, 2019 referred to housing

A8406 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6551
Law Section:
Local Emergency Housing Rent Control Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §1, Chap 21 of 1962; amd §26-520, NYC Ad Cd

A8406 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the date when the local legislative body in New York city may determine the continuation of an emergency; and relates to the continuation of the New York city rent stabilization law of 1969.

A8406 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                  8406

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 16, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend  the  local  emergency  housing  rent  control  act,  in
  relation  to the date when the local legislative body of a city having
  a population of one million or more may determine the continuation  of
  the emergency, and to amend the administrative code of the city of New
  York, in relation to continuation of the New York city rent stabiliza-
  tion law of nineteen hundred sixty-nine

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 1 of chapter 21  of  the  laws  of
1962,  constituting  the  local  emergency  housing rent control act, as
amended by chapter 657 of the laws  of  1967,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  3.  Local determination as to continuation of emergency. The continua-
tion, after May  thirty-first,  nineteen  hundred  sixty-seven,  of  the
public  emergency  requiring  the  regulation and control of residential
rents and evictions within cities having a population of one million  or
more  shall  be  a matter for local determination within each such city.
Any such determination shall be made by the local  legislative  body  of
such  city on or before April first, nineteen hundred sixty-seven and at
least once in every third year thereafter following a survey  which  the
city  shall  cause  to  be  made of the supply of housing accommodations
within such city, the condition of such accommodations and the need  for
continuing the regulation and control of residential rents and evictions
within  such  city,  PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT WHEN THE DATE BY WHICH SUCH
DETERMINATION SHALL BE MADE FALLS IN A CALENDAR YEAR IMMEDIATELY FOLLOW-
ING  A  CALENDAR  YEAR  DURING  WHICH  A  FEDERAL  DECENNIAL  CENSUS  IS
CONDUCTED,  SUCH  DATE SHALL BE POSTPONED BY ONE YEAR. Such survey shall
be submitted to such legislative body not less than thirty nor more than
sixty days prior to the date of any such determination.

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