Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 10, 2023||
committed to rules
|May 24, 2023||
advanced to third reading
|May 23, 2023||
2nd report cal.
|May 22, 2023||
1st report cal.1165
|May 11, 2023||
referred to housing, construction and community development
Senate Bill S6852
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2023-S6852 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-S6852 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Provides that no landlord shall deny access to a licensed professional engineer or licensed registered architect hired by any tenant or tenant association representing tenants of a multiple dwelling of six units or more for the purpose of conducting an inspection of a major capital improvement for which an application for a maximum rent adjustment has been filed by the landlord; provides that such inspection shall be conducted after notice to the landlord and during normal business hours; provides for the filing of such inspection report by such tenants with the New York city rent agency for consideration in such application's determination.
2023-S6852 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6852 SPONSOR: PARKER TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the administrative code of the city of New York and the emergency tenant protection act of nineteen seventy-four, in relation to inspection of major capital improvements for which rent increases are requested and in relation to extending the provisions of the rent stabilization law SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: This legislation would require landlords of rent-stabilized and rent controlled apartment buildings who are applying for major capital improvement increases to allow access to a professional engineer or architect, hired by the tenant, tenants or tenants' association to inspect the improvements done by the landlord. In turn, the report filed by the engineer or architect can be submitted with the NYC rent agency or the State Division of Housing and Community Renewal by the tenants in objection to the major capital improvement increase.
2023-S6852 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6852 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E May 11, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sens. PARKER, SEPULVEDA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Housing, Construction and Community Development AN ACT to amend the administrative code of the city of New York and the emergency tenant protection act of nineteen seventy-four, in relation to inspection of major capital improvements for which rent increases are requested and in relation to extending the provisions of the rent stabilization law THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subparagraph (g) of paragraph 1 of subdivision g of section 26-405 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as amended by section 27 of part Q chapter 39 of the laws of 2019, is amended to read as follows: (g) There has been since July first, nineteen hundred seventy, a major capital improvement essential for the preservation energy efficiency, functionality, or infrastructure of the entire building, improvement of the structure including heating, windows, plumbing and roofing but shall not be for operational costs or unnecessary cosmetic improvements. The temporary increase based upon a major capital improvement under this subparagraph for any order of the commissioner issued after [the effec- tive date of the chapter of the laws of two thousand nineteen that amended this subparagraph] JUNE 14, 2014 shall be in an amount suffi- cient to amortize the cost of the improvements pursuant to this subpara- graph [(g)] over a twelve-year period for buildings with thirty-five or fewer units or a twelve and one-half year period for buildings with more than thirty-five units, and shall be removed from the legal regulated rent thirty years from the date the increase became effective inclusive of any increases granted by the applicable rent guidelines board. Tempo- rary major capital improvement increases shall be collectible prospec- tively on the first day of the first month beginning sixty days from the EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD07976-01-3
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