senate Bill S2892A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to prohibiting eviction without good cause

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 06, 2019 print number 2892a
Mar 06, 2019 amend and recommit to judiciary
Jan 30, 2019 referred to judiciary

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S2892 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5030
Current Committee:
Senate Judiciary
Law Section:
Real Property Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 6-A §§210 - 216, RP L

S2892 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits eviction without good cause.

S2892 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2892 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2892

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 30, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. SALAZAR -- 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  prohibiting
  eviction without good cause

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

  Section 1. The real property law is amended by adding  a  new  article
6-A to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 6-A
               PROHIBITION OF EVICTION WITHOUT GOOD CAUSE
SECTION 210. SHORT TITLE.
        211. DEFINITIONS.
        212. APPLICABILITY.
        213. NECESSITY FOR GOOD CAUSE.
        214. GROUNDS FOR REMOVAL OF TENANTS.
        215. PRESERVATION OF EXISTING REQUIREMENTS OF LAW.
        216. WAIVER OF RIGHTS VOID.
  § 210. SHORT TITLE. THIS ARTICLE SHALL BE CITED AS THE "PROHIBITION OF
EVICTION WITHOUT GOOD CAUSE LAW".
  §  211.  DEFINITIONS.  1. THE TERM "HOUSING ACCOMMODATION", AS USED IN
THIS ARTICLE SHALL MEAN ANY RESIDENTIAL  PREMISES,  INCLUDING  A  MOBILE
HOME OR LAND IN A MOBILE HOME PARK.
  2.  THE  TERM "LANDLORD" AS USED IN THIS ARTICLE SHALL MEAN ANY OWNER,
LESSOR, SUBLESSOR, ASSIGNOR, OR OTHER PERSON RECEIVING  OR  ENTITLED  TO
RECEIVE  RENT FOR THE OCCUPANCY OF ANY HOUSING ACCOMMODATION OR AN AGENT
OF ANY OF THE FOREGOING.
  3. THE TERM "TENANT" AS USED IN THIS  ARTICLE  SHALL  MEAN  A  TENANT,
SUB-TENANT,  LESSEE,  SUBLESSEE,  ASSIGNEE,  MANUFACTURED HOME TENANT AS
DEFINED IN PARAGRAPH ONE OF SUBDIVISION A OF SECTION TWO  HUNDRED  THIR-
TY-THREE  OF  THIS  CHAPTER,  AN OCCUPANT OF A ROOMING HOUSE OR HOTEL AS
DEFINED IN SECTION SEVEN HUNDRED ELEVEN OF THE REAL PROPERTY ACTIONS AND

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

Co-Sponsors

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S2892A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5030
Current Committee:
Senate Judiciary
Law Section:
Real Property Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 6-A §§210 - 216, RP L

S2892A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits eviction without good cause.

S2892A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2892A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 2892--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 30, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. SALAZAR, STAVISKY, BIAGGI, BRESLIN, HOYLMAN, JACK-
  SON, KAVANAGH, LIU, MAY, MONTGOMERY, RAMOS, RIVERA,  SERRANO  --  read
  twice  and  ordered  printed,  and when printed to be committed to the
  Committee on Judiciary -- committee discharged, bill amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  real  property  law, in relation to prohibiting
  eviction without good cause

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

  Section  1.  The  real property law is amended by adding a new article
6-A to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 6-A
               PROHIBITION OF EVICTION WITHOUT GOOD CAUSE
SECTION 210. SHORT TITLE.
        211. DEFINITIONS.
        212. APPLICABILITY.
        213. NECESSITY FOR GOOD CAUSE.
        214. GROUNDS FOR REMOVAL OF TENANTS.
        215. PRESERVATION OF EXISTING REQUIREMENTS OF LAW.
        216. WAIVER OF RIGHTS VOID.
  § 210. SHORT TITLE. THIS ARTICLE SHALL BE CITED AS THE "PROHIBITION OF
EVICTION WITHOUT GOOD CAUSE LAW".
  § 211. DEFINITIONS. 1. THE TERM "HOUSING ACCOMMODATION",  AS  USED  IN
THIS  ARTICLE  SHALL  MEAN  ANY RESIDENTIAL PREMISES, INCLUDING A MOBILE
HOME OR LAND IN A MOBILE HOME PARK.
  2. THE TERM "LANDLORD" AS USED IN THIS ARTICLE SHALL MEAN  ANY  OWNER,
LESSOR,  SUBLESSOR,  ASSIGNOR,  OR OTHER PERSON RECEIVING OR ENTITLED TO
RECEIVE RENT FOR THE OCCUPANCY OF ANY HOUSING ACCOMMODATION OR AN  AGENT
OF ANY OF THE FOREGOING.
  3.  THE  TERM  "TENANT"  AS  USED IN THIS ARTICLE SHALL MEAN A TENANT,
SUB-TENANT, LESSEE, SUBLESSEE, ASSIGNEE,  MANUFACTURED  HOME  TENANT  AS

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

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