senate Bill S6974

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Authorizes statewide or regional multi-state contract administration and support services for federal section 8 project based housing assistance payments contracts

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Current Bill Status - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

Your Voice

do you support this bill?

Please enter your contact information

Home address is used to determine the senate district in which you reside. Your support or opposition to this bill is then shared immediately with the senator who represents you.

Optional services from the NY State Senate:

Create an account. An account allows you to officially support or oppose key legislation, sign petitions with a single click, and follow issues, committees, and bills that matter to you. When you create an account, you agree to this platform's terms of participation.

Include a custom message for your Senator? (Optional)

Enter a message to your senator. Many New Yorkers use this to share the reasoning behind their support or opposition to the bill. Others might share a personal anecdote about how the bill would affect them or people they care about.

Actions

view actions (12)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 01, 2021 signed chap.231
Jun 24, 2021 delivered to governor
Jun 03, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.372
substituted for a7328
Jun 02, 2021 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 01, 2021 ordered to third reading cal.1413
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 20, 2021 referred to housing, construction and community development

S6974 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7328
Law Section:
Private Housing Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §45-a, Priv Hous Fin L

S6974 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the affordable housing corporation to administer support services for federal section 8 project based housing assistance payments contracts.

S6974 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6974 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6974
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               May 20, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. KAVANAGH -- (at request of the New York State Homes
   and Community Renewal) -- 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 private housing finance law, in relation to  author-
   izing  statewide  or  regional multi-state contract administration and
   support services for federal section 8 project based  housing  assist-
   ance payments contracts
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
 the  "State  and Local Project Based Housing Assistance Payment Contract
 Administration Act of 2021".
   § 2. Subdivisions 10, 11 and 12 of section 45-a of the private housing
 finance law, subdivision 11 as renumbered by chapter 261 of the laws  of
 1988, are renumbered subdivisions 11, 12 and 13 and a new subdivision 10
 is added to read as follows:
   10.  THE  CORPORATION  IS  A  PUBLIC  HOUSING AGENCY AS DEFINED IN THE
 UNITED STATES HOUSING ACT OF 1937,  AS  AMENDED,  AND  MAY  RECEIVE  AND
 ADMINISTER  FUNDS INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO SUBSIDIES, LOANS AND FEES
 MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH FEDERAL PROGRAMS UNDER SUCH ACT.
   (A) THE CORPORATION SHALL BE THE SOLE ENTITY  WITH  AUTHORITY  IN  THE
 STATE  TO  UNDERTAKE  ANY STATEWIDE OR REGIONAL MULTI-STATE CONTRACT FOR
 PERFORMANCE BASED ANNUAL CONTRIBUTIONS  CONTRACT  ADMINISTRATION  ISSUED
 UNDER  AUTHORITY  GRANTED  IN 42 U.S.C. SECTION 1437F OR ANY REPLACEMENT
 PROGRAM OR CONTRACT, WHETHER CALLED AN ANNUAL CONTRIBUTIONS CONTRACT  OR
 OTHER  NAME,  THAT  REQUIRES  SUBSTANTIALLY  THE  SAME ADMINISTRATION OR
 SUPPORT SERVICES OFFERED NATIONALLY, REGIONALLY OR STATEWIDE. THE CORPO-
 RATION MAY IN ITS DISCRETION  SUBCONTRACT  SUCH  ACTIVITIES  AS  IT  MAY
 REQUIRE.  THE  DIVISION  OF  HOUSING  AND COMMUNITY RENEWAL SHALL BE THE
 ENTITY RESPONSIBLE FOR SUCH STATEWIDE OR REGIONAL  MULTI-STATE  CONTRACT
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Comments

Open Legislation comments facilitate discussion of New York State legislation. All comments are subject to moderation. Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity or hate speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday.

By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.