senate Bill S240

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Requires owners and agents of multiple residences and multiple dwellings to provide names and contact information of residents to emergency personnel

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 10, 2021 committed to rules
May 10, 2021 advanced to third reading
May 05, 2021 2nd report cal.
May 04, 2021 1st report cal.915
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

S240
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0
committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Housing, Construction and Community Development Committee Vote: May 4, 2021

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S240 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Multiple Residence Law
Laws Affected:
Add §16, Mult Res L; add §15, Mult Dwell L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S6918

S240 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires owners and agents of multiple residences and multiple dwellings to provide names and contact information of residents to emergency personnel where the physical safety of such residents must be accounted for by ascertaining their whereabouts.

S240 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S240 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                    240
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  MAYER  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Housing, Construction  and
   Community Development
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend  the multiple residence law and the multiple dwelling
   law, in relation to requiring owners and agents of multiple residences
   and multiple dwellings to provide names  and  contact  information  of
   residents to emergency personnel
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The multiple residence law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
 section 16 to read as follows:
   §  16.  MULTIPLE  RESIDENCE  EMERGENCY  INFORMATION. IN THE CASE OF AN
 EMERGENCY AFFECTING A MULTIPLE RESIDENCE, THE OWNER  OR  AGENT  OF  SUCH
 MULTIPLE  RESIDENCE SHALL PROVIDE EMERGENCY SERVICE PERSONNEL, INCLUDING
 BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOCAL POLICE AND FIRE DEPARTMENTS, WITH THE NAMES AND
 CONTACT INFORMATION OF ALL  AFFECTED  RESIDENTS  OR  OCCUPANTS  OF  SUCH
 MULTIPLE  RESIDENCE AS IS REQUIRED TO ASCERTAIN THE SAFETY OF SUCH RESI-
 DENTS OR OCCUPANTS. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, AN EMERGENCY SHALL
 INCLUDE BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO  FIRES,  GAS  LEAKS,  BUILDING  COLLAPSES,
 NATURAL DISASTERS, ACTS OF TERRORISM AND OTHER EVENTS WHERE THE PHYSICAL
 SAFETY  OF  RESIDENTS MUST BE ACCOUNTED FOR BY ASCERTAINING THEIR WHERE-
 ABOUTS.
   § 2. The multiple dwelling law is amended by adding a new  section  15
 to read as follows:
   § 15. MULTIPLE DWELLING EMERGENCY INFORMATION. IN THE CASE OF AN EMER-
 GENCY AFFECTING A MULTIPLE DWELLING, THE OWNER OR AGENT OF SUCH MULTIPLE
 DWELLING  SHALL  PROVIDE  EMERGENCY SERVICE PERSONNEL, INCLUDING BUT NOT
 LIMITED TO LOCAL POLICE AND FIRE DEPARTMENTS, WITH THE NAMES AND CONTACT
 INFORMATION OF ALL AFFECTED RESIDENTS  OR  OCCUPANTS  OF  SUCH  MULTIPLE
 DWELLING  AS  IS  REQUIRED  TO ASCERTAIN THE SAFETY OF SUCH RESIDENTS OR
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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