- The Laws of New York
- Consolidated Laws
- Real Property Actions & Proceedings
- Article 7: Summary Proceeding To Recover Possession of Real Property
Section 747-A Judgments; stays
Real Property Actions & Proceedings (RPA)
In the city of New York, in any non-payment summary proceeding in which the respondent has appeared and the petitioner has obtained a judgment pursuant to section seven hundred forty-seven of this article and more than five days has elapsed, the court shall not grant a stay of the issuance or execution of any warrant of eviction nor stay the re-letting of the premises unless the respondent shall have either established to the satisfaction of the court by a sworn statement and documentary proof that the judgment amount was paid to the petitioner prior to the execution of the warrant or the respondent has deposited the full amount of such judgment with the clerk of the court.