senate Bill S5280

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Provides for a continuation of senior citizen rent increase exemption benefits after a period of ineligibility

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 29, 2022 referred to aging
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 31, 2022 advanced to third reading
Jan 26, 2022 2nd report cal.
Jan 25, 2022 1st report cal.336
Jan 05, 2022 referred to housing, construction and community development
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 01, 2021 referred to aging
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 03, 2021 advanced to third reading
Apr 28, 2021 2nd report cal.
Apr 27, 2021 1st report cal.818
Mar 01, 2021 referred to housing, construction and community development

Votes

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Jan 25, 2022 - Housing, Construction and Community Development committee Vote

S5280
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Housing, Construction and Community Development Committee Vote: Jan 25, 2022

aye wr (1)

Apr 27, 2021 - Housing, Construction and Community Development committee Vote

S5280
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committee
9
Aye
2
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
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Abstained
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Housing, Construction and Community Development Committee Vote: Apr 27, 2021

nay (2)

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S5280 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3737
Current Committee:
Assembly Aging
Law Section:
New York City Administrative Code
Laws Affected:
Amd §26-605, NYC Ad Cd
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A10768
2013-2014: S5495, A708
2015-2016: S529, A563
2017-2018: S3627, A3520
2019-2020: S4825, A1471

S5280 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for a continuation of senior citizen rent increase exemption benefits after a period of ineligibility due to a head of household's temporary increase in income.

S5280 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5280 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   5280
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               March 1, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  PARKER -- 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  administrative code of the city of New York, in
   relation to continuation of senior  citizen  rent  increase  exemption
   benefits  after a period of ineligibility due to a head of household's
   temporary increase in income
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Section  26-605 of the administrative code of the city of
 New York is amended by adding a new subdivision (e) to read as follows:
   (E) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, A HEAD OF A  HOUSEHOLD
 TO  WHOM  A  RENT INCREASE EXEMPTION ORDER/TAX ABATEMENT CERTIFICATE HAS
 BEEN ISSUED UNDER THIS CHAPTER, CHAPTER THREE OR CHAPTER  FOUR  OF  THIS
 TITLE  WHO  HAS  BECOME  INELIGIBLE  FOR  SUCH  RENT  INCREASE EXEMPTION
 ORDER/TAX ABATEMENT CERTIFICATE AS A RESULT OF A TEMPORARY  INCREASE  IN
 INCOME  FOR  A  PERIOD OF TIME THAT DOES NOT EXCEED TWO YEARS, MAY, UPON
 RESUMPTION  OF  RECEIPT  OF  AN   INCOME   THAT   QUALIFIES   FOR   SUCH
 ORDER/CERTIFICATE  UNDER  THIS CHAPTER, CHAPTER THREE OR CHAPTER FOUR OF
 THIS TITLE, APPLY TO THE SUPERVISING AGENCY, SUBJECT TO  THE  TERMS  AND
 CONDITIONS  IMPOSED  BY  SUCH  RELEVANT  CHAPTER,  FOR  A  RENT INCREASE
 EXEMPTION ORDER/TAX ABATEMENT CERTIFICATE RELATING TO THE SAME  DWELLING
 UNIT  TO  WHICH THE ORIGINAL RENT INCREASE EXEMPTION ORDER/TAX ABATEMENT
 CERTIFICATE APPLIED, AND SUCH ORDER/CERTIFICATE SHALL PROVIDE  THAT  THE
 HEAD  OF  THE  HOUSEHOLD SHALL BE EXEMPT FROM PAYING THAT PORTION OF THE
 MAXIMUM RENT FOR THE DWELLING UNIT WHICH EXCEEDS THE LAST RENT THAT  THE
 HEAD  OF THE HOUSEHOLD WAS REQUIRED TO PAY IN THE DWELLING UNIT PRIOR TO
 HIS OR HER INCREASE IN INCOME WHICH CAUSED THE TEMPORARY  INELIGIBILITY,
 PLUS  ANY  NON-EXEMPT  INCREASES  IN  SUCH  MAXIMUM  RENT WHICH MAY HAVE
 OCCURRED DURING THE TEMPORARY PERIOD OF INELIGIBILITY.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall apply  to  rele-
 vant  applications  for the senior citizen rent increase exemption bene-
 fits filed on or after such date.
 

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