senate Bill S7278

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Requires condominium by-laws to allow for the conduct of unit owner meetings via electronic means

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee


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Jul 07, 2021 referred to rules

S7278 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8185
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Real Property Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §339-v, RP L

S7278 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires condominium by-laws to allow for the conduct of unit owner meetings via electronic means.

S7278 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7278 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7278
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               July 7, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. KRUEGER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN ACT to amend the real property law, in relation to  requiring  condo-
   minium  by-laws  to  allow  for the conduct of unit owner meetings via
   electronic means

   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 339-v of the real
 property  law, as added by chapter 82 of the laws of 1964, is amended to
 read as follows:
   (b) [Method] METHODS of calling meetings  of  the  unit  owners;  what
 percentage  of  the unit owners, if other than a majority, shall consti-
 tute a quorum; and what percentage shall, consistent with the provisions
 of this act, be necessary to adopt decisions binding on all unit owners.
 MEETINGS OF UNIT OWNERS MAY BE HELD AT SUCH  PLACE,  WITHIN  OR  WITHOUT
 THIS STATE, AS MAY BE FIXED BY OR UNDER THE BY-LAWS, OR IF NOT SO FIXED,
 AS  DETERMINED  BY THE BOARD OF MANAGERS. IF, PURSUANT TO THIS PARAGRAPH
 OR THE BY-LAWS, THE BOARD OF MANAGERS IS  AUTHORIZED  TO  DETERMINE  THE
 PLACE  OF  A  MEETING  OF UNIT OWNERS, THE BOARD OF MANAGERS MAY, IN ITS
 SOLE DISCRETION, DETERMINE THAT THE MEETING BE HELD SOLELY BY  MEANS  OF
 ELECTRONIC  COMMUNICATION,  THE  PLATFORM/SERVICE  OF WHICH SHALL BE THE
 PLACE OF THE MEETING FOR PURPOSES 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.
                                                            LBD11858-02-1


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