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File #: Int 0280-2014    Version: * Name: Requiring the department of buildings to maintain a registry of restrictive covenants.
Type: Introduction Status: Filed (End of Session)
Committee: Committee on Housing and Buildings
On agenda: 4/10/2014
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the department of buildings to maintain a registry of restrictive covenants.
Sponsors: Paul A. Vallone, Peter A. Koo, Rory I. Lancman, Rosie Mendez, Vincent J. Gentile, Barry S. Grodenchik
Council Member Sponsors: 6
Summary: This bill would require the Department of Buildings to maintain a registry of all filed deeds containing restrictive covenants and to make such registry available to the public.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 280, 2. Committee Report 9/16/15, 3. Hearing Testimony 9/16/15, 4. Hearing Transcript 9/16/15
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
12/31/2017*Paul A. Vallone City Council Filed (End of Session)  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/16/2015*Paul A. Vallone Committee on Housing and Buildings Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/16/2015*Paul A. Vallone Committee on Housing and Buildings Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/10/2014*Paul A. Vallone City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/10/2014*Paul A. Vallone City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available

Int. No. 280

 

By Council Members Vallone, Koo, Lancman, Mendez, Gentile and Grodenchik

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the department of buildings to maintain a registry of restrictive covenants.

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

                     Section 1. Article 103 of title 28 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 28-103.14.2 to read as follows:

§ 28-103.14.2 Registry of restrictive covenants. The department shall maintain a registry of all filed deeds containing restrictive covenants and shall make such registry available to the public during regular business hours.

 

§ 28-103.14.2.1 Filing of restrictive covenants with the department. A deed containing a restrictive covenant may be filed by the owner of the premises subject to the restrictive covenant or by a neighborhood association, civic association, or other similar entity whose area of geographic concern, as set forth in its certificate of incorporation, charter or other relevant organizing document, encompasses the premises subject to the restrictive covenant.

 

§2. This local law shall take effect immediately upon enactment.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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