|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Aug 18, 2021||referred to rules|
senate Bill S7335
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee
- In Committee
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- Passed Senate
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S7335 (ACTIVE) - Details
S7335 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Extends the prohibition on the eviction of residential tenants who have suffered financial hardship during the COVID-19 covered period through January 31, 2022; relates to factors to be considered by the court in determining whether a residential tenant or lawful occupant of rental property suffered a financial hardship during the COVID-19 covered period.
S7335 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7335 SPONSOR: HOYLMAN TITLE OF BILL: An act in relation to extending the prohibition on the eviction of resi- dential tenants who have suffered financial hardship during the COVID-19 covered period PURPOSE: To extend the "safe harbor" period of the Tenant Safe Harbor Act of 2020 through January 31, 2022. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill amends section 1 of chapter 127 of the laws of 2020 ("the Tenant Safe Harbor Act") by extending until January 31, 2022 the COVID19 covered period during which unpaid rent incurred by tenants experiencing financial hardship cannot be used as the basis for non-pay- ment evictions.
S7335 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7335 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E August 18, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. HOYLMAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT in relation to extending the prohibition on the eviction of resi- dential tenants who have suffered financial hardship during the COVID-19 covered period THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 1 of chapter 127 of the laws of 2020, relating to prohibiting the eviction of residential tenants who have suffered finan- cial hardship during the COVID-19 covered period, is amended to read as follows: Section 1. For the purposes of this act, "COVID-19 covered period" means March 7, 2020 until [the date on which none of the provisions that closed or otherwise restricted public or private businesses or places of public accommodation, or required postponement or cancellation of all non-essential gatherings of individuals of any size for any reason in Executive Orders 202.3, 202.4, 202.5, 202.6, 202.7, 202.8, 202.10, 202.11, 202.13 or 202.14, as extended by Executive Orders 202.28 and 202.31 and as further extended by any future Executive Order, issued in response to the COVID-19 pandemic continue to apply in the county of the tenant's or lawful occupant's residence] JANUARY 31, 2022. § 2. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 2 of section 2 of chapter 127 of the laws of 2020, relating to prohibiting the eviction of residential tenants who have suffered financial hardship during the COVID-19 covered period, is amended to read as follows: (b) In determining whether a tenant or lawful occupant suffered a financial hardship during the COVID-19 covered period, the court shall consider, among other relevant factors: (i) the tenant's or lawful occupant's income prior to the COVID-19 covered period; EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD13048-03-1
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