senate Bill S8380A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to prohibiting the unauthorized installation of certain security devices on residential buildings

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 03, 2022 committed to rules
May 16, 2022 amended on third reading 8380a
May 05, 2022 advanced to third reading
May 04, 2022 2nd report cal.
May 03, 2022 1st report cal.1026
Feb 18, 2022 referred to consumer protection

Votes

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May 3, 2022 - Consumer Protection committee Vote

S8380
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0
committee
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Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
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Abstained
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Committee Vote: May 3, 2022

S8380 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9939
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §390-d, Gen Bus L

S8380 - Summary

Prohibits the installation of certain security devices used to control access to common areas of a residential building without the written permission of the manager or board of directors of such property.

S8380 - Sponsor Memo

S8380 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   8380
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 18, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  THOMAS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Consumer Protection
 
 AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to prohibiting the
   unauthorized installation of  certain security devices on  residential
   buildings
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section
 390-d to read as follows:
   § 390-D. UNAUTHORIZED INSTALLATION OF CERTAIN SECURITY DEVICES PROHIB-
 ITED. NO PERSON, FIRM, PARTNERSHIP,  ASSOCIATION  OR  CORPORATION  SHALL
 INSTALL ANY KEYLESS SECURITY DEVICE USED TO CONTROL AND SECURE ACCESS TO
 ANY  RESIDENTIAL  BUILDING,  OR ANY PORTION THEREOF, WITHOUT THE EXPRESS
 WRITTEN CONSENT OF THE MANAGER OR BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF  SUCH  PROPERTY.
 WHERE A KEYLESS SECURITY DEVICE HAS BEEN AUTHORIZED, ANY INSTALLATION OF
 SUCH  DEVICE  INCLUDING  HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE SHALL BE PERFORMED BY, OR
 UNDER THE SUPERVISION OF, THE OWNER OR OPERATOR OF THE ENTRY  SYSTEM  IN
 PLACE  IN SUCH BUILDING, INCLUDING ANY AFFECTED OR INTERCONNECTED INTER-
 COM OR OTHER SECURITY SYSTEM.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD14705-01-2


S8380A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9939
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §390-d, Gen Bus L

S8380A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits the installation of certain security devices used to control access to common areas of a residential building without the written permission of the manager or board of directors of such property.

S8380A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8380A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  8380--A
     Cal. No. 1026
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 18, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  THOMAS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Consumer  Protection  --
   reported  favorably  from  said committee, ordered to first and second
   report, ordered to a third reading,  amended  and  ordered  reprinted,
   retaining its place in the order of third reading

 AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to prohibiting the
   unauthorized  installation of  certain security devices on residential
   buildings
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section
 390-d to read as follows:
   § 390-D. UNAUTHORIZED INSTALLATION OF CERTAIN SECURITY DEVICES PROHIB-
 ITED.  NO  PERSON,  FIRM,  PARTNERSHIP, ASSOCIATION OR CORPORATION SHALL
 INSTALL ANY KEYLESS SECURITY DEVICE USED TO CONTROL AND SECURE ACCESS TO
 THE COMMON AREAS OF ANY RESIDENTIAL BUILDING WITHOUT THE EXPRESS WRITTEN
 CONSENT OF THE MANAGER OR BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF SUCH PROPERTY.  WHERE  A
 KEYLESS  SECURITY  DEVICE  HAS BEEN AUTHORIZED, ANY INSTALLATION OF SUCH
 DEVICE INCLUDING HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE SHALL BE PERFORMED BY,  OR  UNDER
 THE  SUPERVISION  OF, THE OWNER OR OPERATOR OF THE ENTRY SYSTEM IN PLACE
 IN SUCH BUILDING, INCLUDING ANY AFFECTED OR INTERCONNECTED  INTERCOM  OR
 OTHER SECURITY SYSTEM.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD14705-02-2


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