|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jul 23, 2020||referred to judiciary|
delivered to assembly
|Feb 03, 2020||advanced to third reading|
|Jan 29, 2020||2nd report cal.|
|Jan 28, 2020||1st report cal.294|
|Jan 08, 2020||referred to judiciary|
|Jan 14, 2019||referred to judiciary|
senate Bill S1446
Current Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1446 (ACTIVE) - Details
S1446 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Relates to the remediation and prevention of indoor mold; requires the disclosure of indoor mold history upon the sale of certain real property; requires notification to prospective lessees; directs the commissioner of housing and community renewal and the commissioner of health to promulgate rules and standards for the remediation and prevention of indoor mold.
S1446 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1446 SPONSOR: SANDERS TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the real property law, in relation to requiring the disclosure of indoor mold history upon the sale of certain real property PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To ensure that a buyer or buyer's agent receives information regarding the indoor mold history of a property prior to the sale of said proper- ty. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends subdivision 2 of section 462 of the real property law, as added by chapter 455 of the laws of 2001, by adding question 19-a, which pertains to indoor mold, to the Property Condition Disclosure Statement.
S1446 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1446 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 14, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. SANDERS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Judiciary AN ACT to amend the real property law, in relation to requiring the disclosure of indoor mold history upon the sale of certain real prop- erty THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 462 of the real property law, as added by chapter 456 of the laws of 2001, is amended to read as follows: 2. The following shall be the disclosure form: PROPERTY CONDITION DISCLOSURE STATEMENT NAME OF SELLER OR SELLERS: PROPERTY ADDRESS: THE PROPERTY CONDITION DISCLOSURE ACT REQUIRES THE SELLER OF RESIDEN- TIAL REAL PROPERTY TO CAUSE THIS DISCLOSURE STATEMENT OR A COPY THEREOF TO BE DELIVERED TO A BUYER OR BUYER'S AGENT PRIOR TO THE SIGNING BY THE BUYER OF A BINDING CONTRACT OF SALE. PURPOSE OF STATEMENT: THIS IS A STATEMENT OF CERTAIN CONDITIONS AND INFORMATION CONCERNING THE PROPERTY KNOWN TO THE SELLER. THIS DISCLOSURE STATEMENT IS NOT A WARRANTY OF ANY KIND BY THE SELLER OR BY ANY AGENT REPRESENTING THE SELLER IN THIS TRANSACTION. IT IS NOT A SUBSTITUTE FOR ANY INSPECTIONS OR TESTS AND THE BUYER IS ENCOURAGED TO OBTAIN HIS OR HER OWN INDEPENDENT PROFESSIONAL INSPECTIONS AND ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS AND ALSO IS ENCOURAGED TO CHECK PUBLIC RECORDS PERTAINING TO THE PROPERTY. A KNOWINGLY FALSE OR INCOMPLETE STATEMENT BY THE SELLER ON THIS FORM MAY SUBJECT THE SELLER TO CLAIMS BY THE BUYER PRIOR TO OR AFTER THE TRANSFER OF TITLE. IN THE EVENT A SELLER FAILS TO PERFORM THE DUTY PRESCRIBED IN THIS ARTICLE TO DELIVER A DISCLOSURE STATEMENT PRIOR TO THE SIGNING BY THE BUYER OF A BINDING CONTRACT OF SALE, THE BUYER SHALL RECEIVE UPON THE TRANSFER OF TITLE A CREDIT OF FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS AGAINST THE AGREED UPON PURCHASE PRICE OF THE RESIDENTIAL REAL PROPERTY. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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