Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 16, 2023||
referred to social services
Assembly Bill A5543
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2023-A5543 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-A5543 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5543 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y March 16, 2023 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. L. ROSENTHAL -- read once and referred to the Committee on Social Services AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to requiring shel- ter allowances be set at up to one hundred percent of the fair market rent for the local social services district THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The social services law is amended by adding a new section 131-cc to read as follows: § 131-CC. SHELTER ALLOWANCES. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, LOCAL SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICTS SHALL PAY THE SHEL- TER ALLOWANCE EQUAL TO THE ACTUAL RENT OBLIGATION OF RECIPIENTS UP TO ONE HUNDRED PERCENT OF THE CURRENT UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT'S FAIR MARKET RENT AS OF THE DATE OF ISSUANCE OF THE SHELTER ALLOWANCE TO THE RECIPIENT FOR THE CORRESPONDING UNIT SIZE IN THE DISTRICT IN WHICH THE RECIPIENT RESIDES. § 2. This act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall have become a law. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD07258-01-3
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