|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 06, 2019||referred to housing|
delivered to assembly
|Mar 28, 2019||advanced to third reading|
|Mar 27, 2019||2nd report cal.|
|Mar 26, 2019||1st report cal.326|
|Mar 01, 2019||referred to housing, construction and community development|
senate Bill S4133
Current Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S4133 (ACTIVE) - Details
S4133 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S4133 SPONSOR: KAVANAGH TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the private housing finance law, in relation to the aggregate annual income of low income persons or fami- lies eligible for accommodations in a company project PURPOSE: The purpose of this bill is to raise the income eligibility for resi- dents of Mitchell-Lama housing. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one of the bill would amend subdivision 2 of section 31 of the Private Housing Finance Law, which would change the income ratio for persons or families to eight times the rental, including the value or cost to them of heat, light, water, and cooking fuel and in the case of a person or family with three or more dependents, such ratio would be adjusted to nine to one.
S4133 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4133 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 1, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KAVANAGH -- 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 private housing finance law, in relation to the aggregate annual income of low income persons or families eligible for accommodations in a company project THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 2 of section 31 of the private housing finance law, as amended by chapter 260 of the laws of 1996, is amended to read as follows: (a) The dwelling or non-housekeeping accommodations without board in a company project shall be available for persons or families of low income whose probable aggregate annual income at the time of admission and during the period of occupancy does not exceed, the greater of (i) the median income for such persons or families for the metropolitan statis- tical area in which the project is located, or if a project is located outside a metropolitan statistical area, the median income for such persons or families for the county in which the project is located, as most recently determined by the United States department of housing and urban development, in which case any person or family becoming eligible for admission pursuant to this subparagraph shall pay, from the time of admission, a rental surcharge as provided for in subdivision three of this section, computed on the basis of the income limitations applicable to such persons or families in the absence of this subparagraph, or (ii) [seven] EIGHT times the rental, including the value or cost to them of heat, light, water and cooking fuel, of the dwellings that may be furnished to such persons or families, except that in the case of fami- lies with three or more dependents, such ratio shall not exceed [eight] NINE to one. The "probable aggregate annual income" in the case of dwelling accommodations means the annual income of the chief wage earner EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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