senate Bill S3606

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to increasing the state code enforcement powers of the secretary of state

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 09, 2022 referred to governmental operations
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 05, 2022 advanced to third reading
May 04, 2022 2nd report cal.
May 03, 2022 1st report cal.1001
Feb 08, 2022 reported and committed to finance
Jan 05, 2022 referred to housing, construction and community development
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 12, 2021 referred to governmental operations
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 28, 2021 advanced to third reading
Apr 27, 2021 2nd report cal.
Apr 26, 2021 1st report cal.786
Mar 02, 2021 reported and committed to finance
Jan 30, 2021 referred to housing, construction and community development

Votes

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May 3, 2022 - Finance committee Vote

S3606
16
5
committee
16
Aye
5
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
1
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 8, 2022 - Housing, Construction and Community Development committee Vote

S3606
8
3
committee
8
Aye
3
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Housing, Construction and Community Development Committee Vote: Feb 8, 2022

Apr 27, 2021 - Finance committee Vote

S3606
16
4
committee
16
Aye
4
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mar 2, 2021 - Housing, Construction and Community Development committee Vote

S3606
8
3
committee
8
Aye
3
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Housing, Construction and Community Development Committee Vote: Mar 2, 2021

Co-Sponsors

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S3606 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §381, add §381-a, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S7287

S3606 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the state code enforcement powers of the secretary of state by establishing a state code enforcement office headed by an ombudsperson.

S3606 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3606 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   3606
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 30, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens.  BAILEY, SKOUFIS, BIAGGI, KAVANAGH, RIVERA -- 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 executive law, in relation to increasing the state
   code enforcement powers of the secretary of state

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Paragraph b of subdivision 1 of section 381 of the execu-
 tive law, as amended by chapter 560 of the laws of 2010, is  amended  to
 read as follows:
   b.  THE  ADEQUATE  number [and] OF STAFF REQUIRED TO MEET THE NEEDS OF
 THE LOCALITY TO BE DETERMINED BY LOOKING AT FACTORS, INCLUDING, BUT  NOT
 LIMITED TO, POPULATION AND GEOGRAPHIC AREA,
   B-1.  THE qualifications of staff, including requirements that inspec-
 tors be certified pursuant to this chapter,
   § 2. Paragraph c of subdivision 4 of section 381 of the executive law,
 as added by chapter 707 of the laws of 1981, is amended and a new  para-
 graph e is added to read as follows:
   c.  [the]  THE  secretary may designate the county in which such local
 government is located to administer and enforce the uniform code in such
 local government. In the case of such  designation,  the  provisions  of
 subdivision five of this section shall apply.
   E.  THE  SECRETARY  MAY  PLACE  AN  OVERSIGHT  OFFICIAL WITHIN A LOCAL
 GOVERNMENT TO MONITOR AND ENSURE COMPLIANCE WITH THE  MINIMUM  STANDARDS
 FOR  ADMINISTRATION  AND ENFORCEMENT OF THE UNIFORM CODE.  THE OVERSIGHT
 OFFICIAL SHALL BE A STATE OFFICER WITH EXPERTISE AND EXPERIENCE IN  CODE
 ENFORCEMENT  AND  OTHER QUALIFICATIONS DETERMINED BY THE SECRETARY TO BE
 APPROPRIATE FOR THE POSITION. THE PLACEMENT  OF  AN  OVERSIGHT  OFFICIAL
 SHALL  BE  FOR  A  PERIOD OF UP TO ONE YEAR AND EXTENDED AS NECESSARY AS
 DETERMINED BY THE SECRETARY. LOCAL GOVERNMENT STAFF  SHALL  COMPLY  WITH
 ALL  DIRECTIVES  ISSUED  BY  THE  OVERSIGHT  OFFICIAL.   OVERSIGHT SHALL
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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