senate Bill S7335

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Extends the prohibition on the eviction of residential tenants who have suffered financial hardship during the COVID-19 covered period

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Aug 18, 2021 referred to rules

S7335 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8240
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Real Property
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1 & 2, Chap 127 of 2020

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

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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