assembly Bill A3157

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Creates the office of the cooperative and condominium ombudsman, authorizes the residential unit fee

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Jan 05, 2022 referred to housing
Jan 22, 2021 referred to housing

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A3157 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S494
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 49-C §§996 - 996-i, Exec L; add §186-h, Tax L; add §81-a, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S7958
2011-2012: A6941, S395
2013-2014: A34, S3152
2015-2016: A1855, S2832
2017-2018: A11109, S5839
2019-2020: A1482, S2604

A3157 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Creates the office of the cooperative and condominium ombudsman; authorizes the residential unit tax and establishes the office of the cooperative and condominium ombudsman fund.

A3157 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   3157
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 22, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. EPSTEIN, GOTTFRIED, CRUZ, SIMON, COOK, HYNDMAN --
   Multi-Sponsored  by -- M. of A. NOLAN, REYES -- read once and referred
   to the Committee on Housing
 
 AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to creating the office of
   the cooperative and condominium ombudsman; to amend the  tax  law,  in
   relation  to  authorizing  the  residential unit fee; and to amend the
   state finance law, in relation to establishing the office of the coop-
   erative and condominium ombudsman fund
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  The executive law is amended by adding a new article 49-C
 to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 49-C
            OFFICE OF THE COOPERATIVE AND CONDOMINIUM OMBUDSMAN
 SECTION 996.   SHORT TITLE.
         996-A.  LEGISLATIVE DECLARATION.
         996-B. DEFINITIONS.
         996-C. OFFICE OF THE COOPERATIVE AND CONDOMINIUM OMBUDSMAN.
         996-D. FUNCTIONS, POWERS AND DUTIES OF THE OFFICE.
         996-E. PRINCIPAL OFFICE AND SATELLITE OFFICES.
         996-F. ASSISTANCE OF OTHER STATE AGENCIES.
         996-G. REPORTS TO THE GOVERNOR, ATTORNEY GENERAL AND THE  LEGIS-
                  LATURE.
         996-H. CONTRACT AUTHORITY.
         996-I. SEPARABILITY.
   §  996.  SHORT  TITLE. THIS ARTICLE SHALL BE KNOWN AND MAY BE CITED AS
 THE "COOPERATIVE AND CONDOMINIUM OMBUDSMAN ACT".
   § 996-A. LEGISLATIVE DECLARATION. THE LEGISLATURE FINDS AND DETERMINES
 AS FOLLOWS:
   COOPERATIVE AND CONDOMINIUM HOUSING CONSTITUTES A SIGNIFICANT  PORTION
 OF  NEW  YORK  STATE'S RESIDENTIAL HOUSING STOCK. IT IS AND HAS BEEN THE
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.