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File #: Int 1947-2020    Version: Name: Rent regulated accommodations.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Environmental Protection
On agenda: 5/28/2020
Enactment date: 11/17/2020 Law number: 2020/116
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York in relation to rent regulated accommodations
Sponsors: Costa G. Constantinides, Ben Kallos, Antonio Reynoso, Brad S. Lander, Stephen T. Levin, Vanessa L. Gibson, James G. Van Bramer, Helen K. Rosenthal, Carlina Rivera , Margaret S. Chin, Ydanis A. Rodriguez, Diana Ayala , Mark Levine, Carlos Menchaca, Farah N. Louis, Inez D. Barron
Council Member Sponsors: 16
Summary: This bill would amend the definition of rent regulated accommodations to include only dwellings in which 35% or more of the dwelling units are required to be rent regulated. Newly covered buildings would have a two year extension to comply with the first building emissions limits.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1947-A, 2. Summary of Int. No. 1947, 3. Int. No. 1947, 4. May 28, 2020 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 5. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 5-28-20, 6. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - May 28, 2020, 7. Committee Report 9/22/20, 8. Hearing Testimony 9/22/20, 9. Hearing Transcript 9/22/20, 10. Proposed Int. No. 1947-A - 10/27/20, 11. Committee Report 10/29/20, 12. Hearing Transcript 10/29/20, 13. Committee Report - Stated Meeting, 14. October 29, 2020 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 15. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - October 29, 2020, 16. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 10-29-20, 17. Int. No. 1947-A (FINAL), 18. Fiscal Impact Statement, 19. Local Law 116
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11/18/2020ACosta G. Constantinides City Council Recved from Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
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11/17/2020ACosta G. Constantinides Mayor Hearing Held by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/29/2020ACosta G. Constantinides City Council Sent to Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
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10/29/2020*Costa G. Constantinides Committee on Environmental Protection Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/29/2020*Costa G. Constantinides Committee on Environmental Protection Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/29/2020*Costa G. Constantinides Committee on Environmental Protection Amended by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/29/2020ACosta G. Constantinides Committee on Environmental Protection Approved by CommitteePass Action details Meeting details Not available
9/22/2020*Costa G. Constantinides Committee on Environmental Protection Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/22/2020*Costa G. Constantinides Committee on Environmental Protection Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/28/2020*Costa G. Constantinides City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/28/2020*Costa G. Constantinides City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available

Int. No. 1947-A

 

By Council Members Constantinides, Kallos, Reynoso, Lander, Levin, Gibson, Van Bramer, Rosenthal, Rivera, Chin, Rodriguez, Ayala, Levine, Menchaca, Louis and Barron

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York in relation to rent regulated accommodations

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

Section 1. The definition of “rent regulated accommodation” in section 28-320.1 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as amended by local law number 147 for the year 2019, is amended to read as follows:

RENT REGULATED ACCOMMODATION. The term “rent regulated accommodation” means a building [containing one or more] in which more than 35% of dwelling units are required by law or by an agreement with a governmental entity to be regulated in accordance with the emergency tenant protection act of 1974, the rent stabilization law of 1969, or the local emergency housing rent control act of 1962.

 

§ 2. Article 320 of chapter 3 of title 28 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 28-320.3.10.1 to read as follows:

§28-320.3.10.1Additional time for certain covered buildings.  A covered building where at least one dwelling unit is required by law or by an agreement with a governmental entity to be regulated in accordance with the emergency tenant protection act of 1974, the rent stabilization law of 1969, or the local emergency housing rent control act of 1962, but that is not a rent regulated accommodation pursuant to this article, may delay compliance with annual building emissions limits until January 1, 2026, and submission of the first report required by section 28-320.3.7 until May 1, 2027.

 

 

§ 3. The definition of “rent regulated accommodation” in section 28-321.1 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as added by local law number 147 for the year 2019, is amended to read as follows:

RENT REGULATED ACCOMMODATION. The term “rent regulated accommodation” means a building [containing one or more] in which more than 35% of dwelling units are required by law or by an agreement with a governmental entity to be regulated in accordance with the emergency tenant protection act of 1974, the rent stabilization law of 1969, or the local emergency housing rent control act of 1962.

 

§ 4.  This local law takes effect immediately.

 

 

 

 

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