senate Bill S6573

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Makes vouchers available under the family homelessness and eviction protection supplement program in social services districts with a population of five million or more

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Current Bill Status Via A8009 - Passed Senate & Assembly


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    • Passed Assembly
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 10, 2021 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1748
substituted for s6573
Jun 10, 2021 substituted by a8009
ordered to third reading cal.1748
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 06, 2021 referred to social services

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S6573 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8009
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Add §131-bb, Soc Serv L

S6573 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Makes vouchers available to eligible families under the family homelessness and eviction protection supplement ("FHEPS") program in social services districts with a population of five million or more.

S6573 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6573 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6573
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                May 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. KAVANAGH -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Social Services
 
 AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to making  vouchers
   available  under  the  family  homelessness  and  eviction  prevention
   supplement program in social services districts with a  population  of
   five million or more
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The social services law is amended by adding a new  section
 131-bb to read as follows:
   §  131-BB.  FAMILY  HOMELESSNESS  AND  EVICTION  PREVENTION SUPPLEMENT
 PROGRAM. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, FOR
 A LOCAL SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICT WITH A POPULATION OF  FIVE  MILLION  OR
 MORE,  THE  COMMISSIONER  SHALL  DESIGNATE  SUCH  LOCAL  SOCIAL SERVICES
 DISTRICT TO MAKE VOUCHERS AVAILABLE TO ELIGIBLE FAMILIES UNDER THE FAMI-
 LY HOMELESSNESS AND EVICTION PREVENTION  SUPPLEMENT  ("FHEPS")  PROGRAM,
 AND  TO ADMINISTER THE PROGRAM IN ACCORDANCE WITH A PLAN APPROVED PURSU-
 ANT TO 18 N.Y.C.R.R. § 352.3(A)(3), PROVIDED HOWEVER, THAT  THE  MAXIMUM
 RENT  FOR  SUCH VOUCHERS SHALL BE SET AT THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF
 HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT'S FAIR MARKET RENT LEVEL. THE STATE  SHALL
 REIMBURSE THE LOCAL SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICT FOR PAYMENTS MADE UNDER THE
 FHEPS PROGRAM IN A MANNER CONSISTENT WITH TITLE TWO OF THIS ARTICLE.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD11306-01-1


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