senate Bill S5357

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Expands the definition of "tenant" for the purposes of required notice during a mortgage foreclosure action

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 23, 2020 advanced to third reading
Jan 22, 2020 2nd report cal.
Jan 21, 2020 1st report cal.214
Jan 08, 2020 referred to housing, construction and community development
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 14, 2019 referred to judiciary
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 29, 2019 advanced to third reading
May 22, 2019 2nd report cal.
May 21, 2019 1st report cal.885
Apr 29, 2019 referred to housing, construction and community development

Votes

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Jan 21, 2020 - Housing, Construction and Community Development committee Vote

S5357
9
2
committee
9
Aye
2
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Housing, Construction and Community Development Committee Vote: Jan 21, 2020

nay (2)

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

S5357
7
4
committee
7
Aye
4
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Housing, Construction and Community Development Committee Vote: May 21, 2019

S5357 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6370
Law Section:
Real Property Actions and Proceedings Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1305, RPAP L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S7792, A10116
2017-2018: S5655, A2803

S5357 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Expands the definition of "tenant" for the purposes of required notice during a mortgage foreclosure action.

S5357 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5357 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5357

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 29, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  COMRIE -- 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 the definition of "tenant" for purposes of mortgage  fore-
  closures

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (c) of subdivision 1 of section 1305 of the  real
property  actions  and  proceedings  law, as added by chapter 507 of the
laws of 2009, is amended to read as follows:
  (c) "Tenant" shall mean  any  person  who  [at  the  time  the  notice
required  by  subdivision four of section thirteen hundred three of this
article] appears as a lessee on a lease of one or more dwelling units of
a residential real property that is subordinate to the mortgage on  such
residential  real property; or who at such time is a party to an oral or
implied rental agreement with the mortgagor and obligated to pay rent to
the mortgagor or such mortgagor's representative, for the use  or  occu-
pancy of one or more dwelling units of a residential real property.
  §  2. This act shall take effect on the first of January next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law,  and  shall  apply  to
actions commenced on or after such date.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05591-01-9

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