assembly Bill A3701A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing the housing access voucher program

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 08, 2021 print number 3701a
Mar 08, 2021 amend and recommit to housing
Jan 28, 2021 referred to housing

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A3701 - Details

Law Section:
Public Housing Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 14 §§600 - 618, Pub Hous L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A9657

A3701 - Summary

Relates to establishing the housing access voucher program; provides that the commissioner of the division of housing and community renewal shall implement a program of rental assistance in the form of housing vouchers for eligible individuals and families who are homeless or who face an imminent loss of housing; provides that the commissioner shall designate public housing agencies in the state to administer the program.

A3701 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   3701
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 28, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  CYMBROWITZ,  BARNWELL, DE LA ROSA, JACOBSON,
   L. ROSENTHAL, KIM,  HUNTER,  QUART,  JOYNER,  WALKER,  HEVESI,  AUBRY,
   EPSTEIN,  DINOWITZ,  NIOU,  BARRON,  REYES,  TAYLOR,  CRUZ, GOTTFRIED,
   COLTON, ROZIC, SIMON, CARROLL, RODRIGUEZ, DAVILA, RICHARDSON, DICKENS,
   FAHY,  FERNANDEZ,  SEAWRIGHT,  PICHARDO,  BICHOTTE HERMELYN,  LUPARDO,
   PERRY,  GLICK,  O'DONNELL,  FRONTUS,  J. RIVERA,  WEPRIN,  BRONSON  --
   Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. COOK -- read once and referred  to  the
   Committee on Housing
 
 AN  ACT to amend the public housing law, in relation to establishing the
   housing access voucher program
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  The public housing law is amended by adding a new article
 14 to read as follows:
                                ARTICLE 14
                      HOUSING ACCESS VOUCHER PROGRAM
 SECTION 600. LEGISLATIVE FINDINGS.
         601. DEFINITIONS.
         602. HOUSING ACCESS VOUCHER PROGRAM.
         603. ELIGIBILITY.
         604. FUNDING ALLOCATION AND DISTRIBUTION.
         605. PAYMENT OF HOUSING VOUCHERS.
         606. LEASES AND TENANCY.
         607. RENTAL OBLIGATION.
         608. MONTHLY ASSISTANCE PAYMENT.
         609. INSPECTION OF UNITS BY PUBLIC HOUSING AGENCIES.
         610. RENT.
         611. VACATED UNITS.
         612. LEASING OF UNITS OWNED BY A PUBLIC HOUSING AGENCY.
         613. VERIFICATION OF INCOME.
         614. DIVISION OF AN ASSISTED FAMILY.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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A3701A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Public Housing Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 14 §§600 - 618, Pub Hous L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A9657

A3701A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to establishing the housing access voucher program; provides that the commissioner of the division of housing and community renewal shall implement a program of rental assistance in the form of housing vouchers for eligible individuals and families who are homeless or who face an imminent loss of housing; provides that the commissioner shall designate public housing agencies in the state to administer the program.

A3701A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  3701--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 28, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M. of A. CYMBROWITZ, L. ROSENTHAL, BARNWELL, DE LA ROSA,
   JACOBSON, KIM, HUNTER, QUART, JOYNER, WALKER, HEVESI, AUBRY,  EPSTEIN,
   DINOWITZ, NIOU, BARRON, REYES, TAYLOR, CRUZ, GOTTFRIED, COLTON, ROZIC,
   SIMON,  CARROLL, RODRIGUEZ, DAVILA, RICHARDSON, DICKENS, FAHY, FERNAN-
   DEZ, SEAWRIGHT, PICHARDO, BICHOTTE HERMELYN,  LUPARDO,  PERRY,  GLICK,
   O'DONNELL,   FRONTUS,   J. RIVERA,  WEPRIN,  BRONSON,  GONZALEZ-ROJAS,
   GALLAGHER, CLARK, ANDERSON, FORREST, JACKSON, KELLES, MEEKS --  Multi-
   Sponsored by -- M. of A. COOK -- read once and referred to the Commit-
   tee   on  Housing  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
   reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN ACT to amend the public housing law, in relation to establishing  the
   housing access voucher program
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The public housing law is amended by adding a  new  article
 14 to read as follows:
                                ARTICLE 14
                      HOUSING ACCESS VOUCHER PROGRAM
 SECTION 600. LEGISLATIVE FINDINGS.
         601. DEFINITIONS.
         602. HOUSING ACCESS VOUCHER PROGRAM.
         603. ELIGIBILITY.
         604. FUNDING ALLOCATION AND DISTRIBUTION.
         605. PAYMENT OF HOUSING VOUCHERS.
         606. LEASES AND TENANCY.
         607. RENTAL OBLIGATION.
         608. MONTHLY ASSISTANCE PAYMENT.
         609. INSPECTION OF UNITS BY PUBLIC HOUSING AGENCIES.
         610. RENT.
         611. VACATED UNITS.
         612. LEASING OF UNITS OWNED BY A PUBLIC HOUSING AGENCY.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.