assembly Bill A8903A

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the power to revoke or suspend the license of a real estate broker or salesman

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Current Bill Status Via S6874 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
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  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 03, 2020 signed chap.131
delivered to governor
Jul 23, 2020 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.318
substituted for a8903a
Jul 23, 2020 substituted by s6874a
Jul 22, 2020 ordered to third reading rules cal.318
rules report cal.318
reported
reported referred to rules
Jul 21, 2020 reference changed to codes
Jun 24, 2020 print number 8903a
Jun 24, 2020 amend and recommit to judiciary
Jan 08, 2020 referred to judiciary
Dec 30, 2019 referred to judiciary

Votes

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Jul 21, 2020 - Rules committee Vote

S6874A
18
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committee
18
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jul 20, 2020 - Judiciary committee Vote

S6874A
11
1
committee
11
Aye
1
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Jul 20, 2020

nay (1)
aye wr (3)

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A8903 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6874
Law Section:
Real Property Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §441-c, RP L

A8903 - Summary

Relates to the power to revoke or suspend the license of a real estate broker or salesman.

A8903 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8903

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            December 30, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the real property law,  in  relation  to  the  power  to
  revoke or suspend the license of a real estate broker or salesman

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 1 of section 441-c of the real
property law, as amended by chapter 81 of the laws of 1995,  is  amended
to read as follows:
  (a)  The  department  of state may revoke the license of a real estate
broker or salesman or suspend the same, for such period as  the  depart-
ment may deem proper, or in lieu thereof may impose a fine not exceeding
one  thousand dollars payable to the department of state, or a reprimand
upon conviction of the licensee of a violation of any provision of  this
article,  or  for  a  material  misstatement in the application for such
license, or if such licensee has been  guilty  of  fraud  or  fraudulent
practices,  or  for  dishonest  or misleading advertising, or has demon-
strated untrustworthiness or incompetency to act as a real estate broker
or salesman, OR FOR A VIOLATION OF THE HUMAN RIGHTS LAW COMMITTED IN HIS
OR HER CAPACITY AS A REAL ESTATE BROKER OR SALESMAN, as the case may be.
In the case of a real estate broker engaged in the business of a  tenant
relocator,  untrustworthiness  or incompetency shall include engaging in
any course of conduct including, but not limited to, the interruption or
discontinuance of essential building service, that  interferes  with  or
disturbs the peace, comfort, repose and quiet enjoyment of a tenant.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14291-01-9

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A8903A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6874
Law Section:
Real Property Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §441-c, RP L

A8903A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the power to revoke or suspend the license of a real estate broker or salesman.

A8903A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 8903--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            December 30, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  JEAN-PIERRE,  ENGLEBRIGHT,  BUCHWALD,  CRUZ,
  WILLIAMS, REYES, THIELE, ORTIZ, BLAKE,  JAFFEE,  JACOBSON,  McDONOUGH,
  MOSLEY,  STIRPE,  TAYLOR, BARRON, GOTTFRIED, LAVINE -- Multi-Sponsored
  by -- M. of A.  CARROLL, DE LA ROSA, DeSTEFANO, FRONTUS, SIMON -- read
  once and referred to the Committee on Judiciary -- recommitted to  the
  Committee  on  Judiciary in accordance with Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  real  property law, in relation to the power to
  revoke or suspend the license of a real estate broker or salesman

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 1 of section 441-c of the real
property  law,  as amended by chapter 81 of the laws of 1995, is amended
to read as follows:
  (a) The department of state may revoke the license of  a  real  estate
broker  or  salesman or suspend the same, for such period as the depart-
ment may deem proper, or in lieu thereof may impose a fine not exceeding
one thousand dollars payable to the department of state, or a  reprimand
upon  conviction of the licensee of a violation of any provision of this
article, or for a material misstatement  in  the  application  for  such
license,  or  if  such  licensee  has been guilty of fraud or fraudulent
practices, or for dishonest or misleading  advertising,  or  has  demon-
strated untrustworthiness or incompetency to act as a real estate broker
or  salesman, OR FOR A VIOLATION OF ARTICLE FIFTEEN OF THE EXECUTIVE LAW
COMMITTED IN HIS OR HER CAPACITY AS A REAL ESTATE BROKER OR SALESMAN, as
the case may be. In the case of a real  estate  broker  engaged  in  the
business  of a tenant relocator, untrustworthiness or incompetency shall
include engaging in any course of conduct including, but not limited to,
the interruption or discontinuance of essential building  service,  that
interferes  with or disturbs the peace, comfort, repose and quiet enjoy-
ment of a tenant.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.