NY A05892 | 2017-2018 | General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 10-0)
Status: Introduced on February 17 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-01-03 - referred to housing
Pending: Assembly Housing Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Establishes protection for senior citizens against unwarranted eviction; requires plaintiff/landlord to file an affidavit determining whether or not the respondent is a senior citizen and sets forth guidelines and procedures for a default eviction against a senior citizen, including representation of counsel; defines senior citizen as persons aged 62 or over for purposes of real property actions and proceedings law.

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Title

Establishes protection for senior citizens against unwarranted eviction; requires plaintiff/landlord to file an affidavit determining whether or not the respondent is a senior citizen and sets forth guidelines and procedures for a default eviction against a senior citizen, including representation of counsel; defines senior citizen as persons aged 62 or over for purposes of real property actions and proceedings law.

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History

DateChamberAction
2018-01-03Assemblyreferred to housing
2017-02-17Assemblyreferred to housing

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