senate Bill S9565

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Prohibits the issuance of a permit for the construction of a new multiple dwelling unless the multiple dwelling contains the minimum number of dwelling units required for the lot

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee


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Sep 26, 2022 referred to rules

S9565 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Multiple Dwelling Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §300, Mult Dwell L

S9565 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits the issuance of a permit for the construction of a new multiple dwelling unless the multiple dwelling contains the minimum number of dwelling units required for the lot; defines minimum number of units required.

S9565 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S9565 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   9565
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                            September 26, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. HOYLMAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN ACT to amend the multiple dwelling law, in  relation  to  prohibiting
   the issuance of a permit for the construction of a new multiple dwell-
   ing unless the multiple dwelling contains the minimum number of dwell-
   ing units required for the lot

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 300 of the multiple  dwelling  law  is  amended  by
 adding a new subdivision 9 to read as follows:
   9.  THE  DEPARTMENT SHALL NOT ISSUE A PERMIT FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF A
 NEW MULTIPLE DWELLING UNLESS THE MULTIPLE DWELLING CONTAINS THE  MINIMUM
 NUMBER  OF  DWELLING  UNITS  REQUIRED  FOR  THE LOT OR LOTS ON WHICH THE
 MULTIPLE DWELLING WILL BE CONSTRUCTED. THE MINIMUM  NUMBER  OF  DWELLING
 UNITS REQUIRED SHALL BE THE LESSER OF:
   A. THE TOTAL NUMBER OF DWELLING UNITS IN ALL BUILDINGS THAT EXISTED ON
 THE  LOT  OR  LOTS  PRIOR  TO  ANY  SUCH  BUILDING'S  DEMOLITION FOR THE
 CONSTRUCTION OF THE NEW MULTIPLE DWELLING, INCLUDING ANY UNITS THAT  HAD
 BEEN  A  DWELLING UNIT AT ANY TIME BUT WERE CONVERTED TO NON-RESIDENTIAL
 USE; OR
   B. THE MAXIMUM NUMBER OF DWELLING UNITS THAT  WOULD  BE  PERMITTED  BY
 RELEVANT LOCAL ZONING AND BUILDING CODES.
   §  2.  This  act  shall take effect immediately and shall apply to any
 applications for permits filed or pending on  or  after  such  effective
 date.
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD16381-01-2


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