senate Bill S150

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing a housing task force to address affordable housing for millennials

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 10, 2021 advanced to third reading
May 05, 2021 2nd report cal.
May 04, 2021 1st report cal.914
Jan 06, 2021 referred to housing, construction and community development

Votes

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May 4, 2021 - Housing, Construction and Community Development committee Vote

S150
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Abstained
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Housing, Construction and Community Development Committee Vote: May 4, 2021

nay (2)

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S150 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5152
Law Section:
Housing
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A8268
2017-2018: A3408
2019-2020: S5153, A2445

S150 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a housing task force addressing affordable housing for millennials in suburban counties.

S150 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S150 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                    150
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  THOMAS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Housing, Construction  and
   Community Development
 
 AN  ACT  to establish a housing task force addressing affordable housing
   for millennials in suburban counties

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  A  housing  task  force to address affordable housing for
 millennials in suburban counties is hereby established. The role of  the
 task force includes, but is not limited to:
   (a) facilitating interagency planning and policy;
   (b)  reviewing  specific agency initiatives for affordable housing for
 millennials ages 25 to 35;
   (c) providing a  continuing  forum  to  discuss  concerns  and  issues
 related to the formulation of state policy designed to help address this
 issue;
   (d)  developing  linkages and partnerships with housing developers and
 other appropriate entities to address the problem of lack of  affordable
 housing for millennials; and
   (e) identifying existing state initiatives that would aid in providing
 millennials with resources to find affordable housing.
   §  2. On or before two years after the effective date of this act, the
 task force shall issue its findings, any legislative recommendations  or
 proposed  state  policy  it  deems  necessary to the governor, temporary
 president of the senate, speaker of the assembly, minority leader of the
 senate, and minority leader of the assembly.
   § 3. The task force shall consist of a total of ten members and  shall
 be appointed as follows: one member shall be appointed by the department
 of  homes  and  community  renewal; one member shall be appointed by the
 department of economic development; one member shall be appointed joint-
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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