senate Bill S3224

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Provides retroactivity to the original date of eligibility in certain cases for the senior citizens rent increase exemption (SCRIE) and disability rent increase exemption (DRIE)

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


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  • Delivered to Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 03, 2019 referred to aging
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 29, 2019 advanced to third reading
May 22, 2019 2nd report cal.
May 21, 2019 1st report cal.882
Feb 04, 2019 referred to housing, construction and community development

Votes

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May 21, 2019 - Housing, Construction and Community Development committee Vote

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Housing, Construction and Community Development Committee Vote: May 21, 2019

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S3224 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Aging
Law Section:
New York City Administrative Code
Laws Affected:
Amd §26-605, NYC Ad Cd
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S5881

S3224 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides retroactivity to the original date of eligibility for the senior citizens rent increase exemption (SCRIE) and disability rent increase exemption (DRIE).

S3224 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3224 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3224

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 4, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. SANDERS -- 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  administrative code of the city of New York, in
  relation to providing for  retroactive  benefit  calculation  for  the
  senior  citizens  rent increase exemption and disability rent increase
  exemption

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

  Section  1.  Section  26-605 of the administrative code of the city of
New York is amended by  adding  a  new  subdivision  (c-1)  to  read  as
follows:
  (C-1)  FOR  ANY  ELIGIBLE HEAD OF HOUSEHOLD WHO SUBMITS AN APPLICATION
FOR A RENT INCREASE EXEMPTION ORDER PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION (A)  OR  (B)
OF  THIS SECTION, THE DATE OF SUCH APPLICATION SHALL BE DEEMED TO BE (I)
THE DATE OF THE APPLICANT'S INITIAL  ELIGIBILITY  FOR  A  RENT  INCREASE
EXEMPTION  ORDER, IF THE ACTUAL DATE OF SUBMISSION OF THE APPLICATION IS
TWO YEARS OR LESS AFTER SUCH DATE OF INITIAL ELIGIBILITY,  OR  (II)  THE
DATE  WHICH  IS  TWO YEARS PRIOR TO THE ACTUAL DATE OF THE SUBMISSION OF
THE APPLICATION, IF SUCH APPLICATION IS SUBMITTED MORE  THAN  TWO  YEARS
AFTER  THE APPLICANT'S   DATE OF INITIAL ELIGIBILITY FOR A RENT INCREASE
EXEMPTION ORDER, AND THE CALCULATION OF SUCH  RENT  INCREASE  EXEMPTION,
PROSPECTIVELY,  SHALL  BE  BASED  UPON  THE  APPLICANT'S INITIAL DATE OF
ELIGIBILITY AND NOT UPON THE DATE OF SUCH APPLICATION, PROVIDED,  HOWEV-
ER,  THAT  THE  PROVISIONS  OF  THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL ONLY APPLY TO THE
CALCULATION OF BENEFITS AND NO PRIOR RENTAL PAYMENTS ATTRIBUTABLE TO ANY
RENT INCREASE PRIOR TO THE DATE  OF  APPLICATION  SHALL  BE  SUBJECT  TO
RECOUPMENT.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05840-01-9

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