Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 07, 2023||
referred to cities 1
Senate Bill S4293
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Cities 1 Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2023-S4293 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-S4293 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S4293 SPONSOR: LANZA TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the New York city charter, in relation to the applica- tion of uniform land use review procedures PURPOSE: This bill provides that any not-for-profit organization or corporation which provides or intends to provide shelter to homeless, be subject to local/municipal land use community review procedures. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Applications for such land use shall be reviewed pursuant to a uniform review procedure. The department of city planning shall be responsible for certifying these applications. JUSTIFICATION:
2023-S4293 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4293 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E February 7, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sen. LANZA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities 1 AN ACT to amend the New York city charter, in relation to the applica- tion of uniform land use review procedures THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The opening paragraph of subdivision a and subdivisions c and d of section 197-c of the New York city charter, the opening para- graph of subdivision a as amended and subdivision d as added by a vote of the people of the city of New York at the general election held in November of 1989 and subdivision c as amended by section 1 of question 5 of local law number 215 of the city of New York for the year 2019, are amended to read as follows: Except as otherwise provided in this charter, applications by any person, NOT-FOR-PROFIT ORGANIZATION or agency for changes, approvals, contracts, consents, permits or authorization thereof, respecting the use, development or improvement of real property subject to city regu- lation shall be reviewed pursuant to a uniform review procedure in the following categories: c. The department of city planning shall be responsible for certifying that applications pursuant to subdivision a OR A-1 of this section are complete and ready to proceed through the uniform land use review proce- dure provided for in this section. The department shall not certify an application unless (1) each affected borough board, borough president and community board has received from the department, at least thirty days before certification, a pre-certification notice containing infor- mation specified by the city planning commission, which shall include the project location, the purpose of the proposed actions, and a description of the proposed actions, sufficient to put such borough board, borough president and community board on notice of the substance of the application, and (2) the application is substantially consistent EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD08557-01-3
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