senate Bill S6943

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to requiring a conspicuous memorandum regarding the disruption of vital services

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 15, 2020 referred to housing
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 09, 2020 ordered to third reading cal.22
Jan 08, 2020 referred to rules
Jan 06, 2020 referred to rules

S6943 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9127
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §402-e, Pub Hous L (as proposed in S.6320-A & A.8019-A)

S6943 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Revises the date for which the New York city housing authority shall publish information on their website and the date by which a meeting shall be held to discuss proposed additions to such website.

S6943 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6943 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6943

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 6, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BAILEY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the public housing  law,  in  relation  to  requiring  a
  conspicuous memorandum regarding the disruption of vital services

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 1 and 2 of section 402-e of the public housing
law, as added by a chapter of the laws  of  2019,  amending  the  public
housing law relating to requiring a conspicuous memorandum regarding the
disruption  of  vital services, as proposed in legislative bills numbers
S.  6320-A and A. 8019-A, are amended to read as follows:
  1. In order to ensure compliance and enforcement of the New York  city
housing  authority's duty to provide heat, water, electricity and eleva-
tor service, the New York city housing authority shall publish  informa-
tion regarding reported disruptions in such services, the length of such
disruptions and the steps taken to restore services. Starting on [Decem-
ber]  MAY first, two thousand [nineteen] TWENTY, the New York city hous-
ing authority shall publish such information on  its  website.  For  six
months  after  the  original publication date, the New York city housing
authority shall retain such information on its website.
  2. No later than [November] APRIL first, two thousand [nineteen] TWEN-
TY, the New York city housing authority shall meet with  representatives
of  the  housing part of the New York city civil court, a representative
of public housing tenants from each borough in the city of New York, and
a representative of a legal services provider with experience represent-
ing public housing tenants in the housing part  of  the  New  York  city
civil court, in order to review and comment on the New York city housing
authority's  proposed  additions to its website as described in subdivi-
sion one of this section.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the  same  date  and  in  the  same
manner as a chapter of the laws of 2019, amending the public housing law
relating  to requiring a conspicuous memorandum regarding the disruption
of vital services, as proposed in legislative bills  numbers  S.  6320-A
and A. 8019-A, takes effect.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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