|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Nov 06, 2019||signed chap.444|
|Oct 28, 2019||delivered to governor|
|May 29, 2019||returned to assembly|
3rd reading cal.643
substituted for s2576
|May 29, 2019||substituted by a1646|
|May 13, 2019||advanced to third reading|
|May 08, 2019||2nd report cal.|
|May 07, 2019||1st report cal.643|
|Jan 28, 2019||referred to housing, construction and community development|
senate Bill S2576Signed By Governor
Archive: Last Bill Status Via A1646 - Signed by Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S2576 (ACTIVE) - Details
S2576 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Relates to unlawful occupation; provides that if any dwelling or structure be occupied in violation of section three hundred two of the multiple residence law, no rent shall be recovered by the owner of such premises for said period, and no action for possession of said premises for nonpayment of such rent shall be maintained therefor.
S2576 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S2576 SPONSOR: BAILEY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the multiple residence law, in relation to unlawful occupation PURPOSE OF THE BILL: This bill is intended to ensure dwellings are safe and habitable and designed to enforce critical life, health and safety standards. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: This bill creates an action against an owner of a building or landlord if the building does not have a valid certificate of occupancy. Section 1 prohibits the owner or landlord from collecting rent during the period of time in which there was no valid certificate of occupancy.
S2576 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2576 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 28, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. BAILEY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Housing, Construction and Community Development AN ACT to amend the multiple residence law, in relation to unlawful occupation THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The multiple residence law is amended by adding a new section 302-a to read as follows: § 302-A. UNLAWFUL OCCUPATION. 1. IF ANY DWELLING OR STRUCTURE BE OCCU- PIED IN WHOLE OR IN PART FOR HUMAN HABITATION IN VIOLATION OF SECTION THREE HUNDRED TWO OF THIS ARTICLE, NO RENT SHALL BE RECOVERED BY THE OWNER OF SUCH PREMISES FOR SAID PERIOD, AND NO ACTION FOR POSSESSION OF SAID PREMISES FOR NONPAYMENT OF SUCH RENT SHALL BE MAINTAINED THEREFOR. 2. THE DEPARTMENT CHARGED WITH THE ENFORCEMENT OF THIS CHAPTER MAY CAUSE TO BE VACATED ANY DWELLING OR ANY PART THEREOF WHICH CONTAINS A NUISANCE AS DEFINED IN SECTION THREE HUNDRED FIVE OF THIS ARTICLE, OR IS OCCUPIED BY MORE FAMILIES OR PERSONS THAN PERMITTED IN THIS CHAPTER, OR IS ERECTED, ALTERED OR OCCUPIED CONTRARY TO LAW. ANY SUCH DWELLING SHALL NOT AGAIN BE OCCUPIED UNTIL IT OR ITS OCCUPANCY, AS THE CASE MAY BE, HAS BEEN MADE TO CONFORM TO LAW. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD04979-01-9
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