|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 28, 2019||advanced to third reading|
|Mar 27, 2019||2nd report cal.|
|Mar 26, 2019||1st report cal.324|
|Feb 05, 2019||referred to housing, construction and community development|
senate Bill S3320
Current Bill Status - On Floor Calendar
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S3320 (ACTIVE) - Details
S3320 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Establishes time restrictions for court issued consent orders for work performance to remove or remedy dangerous conditions or building code violations; permits sixty days for consent orders to be performed by an owner, mortgagee, or lienor of record and further restricts such person from using consent orders more than once.
S3320 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S3320 SPONSOR: JACKSON TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the real property actions and proceedings law, in relation to establishing time restrictions for court issued consent orders for work performance to remove or remedy conditions in such peti- tion PURPOSE: Requires the timely and complete removal of existing building code violations within apartment buildings and closes loopholes that allow negligent landlords to retain control of rental property that they do not repair unless the court grants an extension of time for good cause shown. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: The bill amends Subdivision (a) of Section 777 of the real property
S3320 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3320 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E February 5, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. JACKSON -- 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 real property actions and proceedings law, in relation to establishing time restrictions for court issued consent orders for work performance to remove or remedy conditions in such petition THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision a of section 777 of the real property actions and proceedings law, as added by chapter 909 of the laws of 1965, is amended to read as follows: a. If, after a trial, the court shall determine that the facts alleged in the petition have been affirmatively established by the petitioners, that no defense thereto specified in section seven hundred seventy-five OF THIS ARTICLE has been affirmatively established by the owner or a mortgagee or lienor of record, and that the facts alleged in the peti- tion warrant the granting of the relief sought, and if the owner or any mortgagee or lienor of record or other person having an interest in the property, shall apply to the court to be permitted to remove or remedy the conditions specified in such petition and shall (1) demonstrate the ability promptly to undertake the work required; and (2) post security for the performance thereof within the time, and in the amount and manner, deemed necessary by the court, then the court, in lieu of rendering judgment as provided in section seven hundred seventy-six of this article, may issue an order permitting such person to perform the work within a time fixed by the court BUT IN NO EVENT MORE THAN SIXTY DAYS FROM THE DATE OF THE ORDER OF THE COURT UNLESS THE COURT GRANTS AN EXTENSION OF TIME FOR GOOD CAUSE SHOWN. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SUBDIVI- SION SHALL ONLY BE AVAILABLE TO THE MORTGAGEE OR LIENOR ONCE WITH RESPECT TO ANY PETITION FILED PURSUANT TO THIS ARTICLE. § 2. This act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall have become a law.
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