|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 14, 2019||referred to rules|
senate Bill S6515
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S6515 (ACTIVE) - Details
S6515 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6515 SPONSOR: RANZENHOFER TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the real property law, in relation to manufactured home park rental fee increases PURPOSE OF THE BILL: The purpose of this legislative proposal is to modernize the laws appli- cable to manufactured home parks and manufactured homes, by: (i) allow- ing proper and fair notice for fees, charges, assessments or rental fees; (ii) providing opportunity for residential input; (iii) giving recourse should new protocols not be followed. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1. Paragraph 3 of subdivision g of section 233 of the Real Prop- erty Law, as amended by chapter 566 of the laws of 1996, is amended to read as follows:
S6515 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6515 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E June 14, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. RANZENHOFER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the real property law, in relation to manufactured home park rental fee increases THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph 3 of subdivision g of section 233 of the real property law, as amended by chapter 566 of the laws of 1996, is amended to read as follows: 3. (I) No fees, charges, assessments or rental fees may be increased by manufactured home park owner or operator without specifying the date of implementation of said fees, charges, assessments or rental fees which date shall be no less than: (A) ninety days after written notice to all manufactured home tenants[.] IN THE CASE OF INCREASES TO FEES, CHARGES OR ASSESSMENTS; AND (B) ONE YEAR NOTICE BY PERSONAL SERVICE OR CERTIFIED MAIL TO ALL MANU- FACTURED HOME TENANTS IN THE CASE OF INCREASES TO RENTAL FEES. (II) IF A RENTAL FEE INCREASE IS GREATER THAN THE PERCENTAGE INCREASE OF THE CONSUMER PRICE INDEX AS REPORTED BY THE BUREAU OF LABOR STATIS- TICS OF THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, THE MANUFACTURED HOME PARK OWNER SHALL HOLD A MEETING WITH ALL MANUFACTURED HOME TENANTS WITH- IN FORTY-FIVE DAYS OF THE NOTICE REQUIRED BY CLAUSE (B) OF SUBPARAGRAPH (I) OF THIS PARAGRAPH. THE MEETING SHALL BE HELD AT THE MANUFACTURED HOME PARK COMMUNITY CENTER, OR IF THERE IS NO COMMUNITY CENTER OR IF SUCH COMMUNITY CENTER CANNOT ACCOMMODATE SUCH MEETING, THE MEETING SHALL BE HELD IN A HANDICAPPED ACCESSIBLE FACILITY THAT IS NO MORE THAN TWO MILES FROM THE MANUFACTURED HOME PARK. THE DATE, TIME AND LOCATION OF THIS MEETING SHALL BE INCLUDED WITH THE NOTICE TO INCREASE RENTAL FEES REQUIRED BY CLAUSE (B) OF SUBPARAGRAPH (I) OF THIS PARAGRAPH. (III) Failure on the part of the manufactured home park owner or oper- ator to fully disclose all fees, charges or assessments shall prevent EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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