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Meeting Name: Committee on Civil and Human Rights Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 10/29/2020 10:00 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: REMOTE HEARING (VIRTUAL ROOM 1)
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Int 2082-2020 *Keith Powers  Proposed Int. No. 2082-AProhibition against discrimination in housing accommodations based on lawful source of income.IntroductionProhibitions against discrimination in housing accommodations based on lawful source of income currently do not apply to housing accommodations comprised of five or fewer units. This bill removes this exception, but maintains existing exceptions that apply to all types of discrimination in housing accommodations. This bill also clarifies the definition of “lawful source of income” to align more closely with State law and include all lawful income that low-income New Yorkers may receive, such as child support, alimony, and other types of housing assistance.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 2082-2020 *Keith Powers   Prohibition against discrimination in housing accommodations based on lawful source of income.IntroductionProhibitions against discrimination in housing accommodations based on lawful source of income currently do not apply to housing accommodations comprised of five or fewer units. This bill removes this exception, but maintains existing exceptions that apply to all types of discrimination in housing accommodations. This bill also clarifies the definition of “lawful source of income” to align more closely with State law and include all lawful income that low-income New Yorkers may receive, such as child support, alimony, and other types of housing assistance.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 2082-2020 *Keith Powers   Prohibition against discrimination in housing accommodations based on lawful source of income.IntroductionProhibitions against discrimination in housing accommodations based on lawful source of income currently do not apply to housing accommodations comprised of five or fewer units. This bill removes this exception, but maintains existing exceptions that apply to all types of discrimination in housing accommodations. This bill also clarifies the definition of “lawful source of income” to align more closely with State law and include all lawful income that low-income New Yorkers may receive, such as child support, alimony, and other types of housing assistance.Amended by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 2082-2020 AKeith Powers   Prohibition against discrimination in housing accommodations based on lawful source of income.IntroductionProhibitions against discrimination in housing accommodations based on lawful source of income currently do not apply to housing accommodations comprised of five or fewer units. This bill removes this exception, but maintains existing exceptions that apply to all types of discrimination in housing accommodations. This bill also clarifies the definition of “lawful source of income” to align more closely with State law and include all lawful income that low-income New Yorkers may receive, such as child support, alimony, and other types of housing assistance.Approved by CommitteePass Action details Not available