Bill Text: NY A01298 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Requires the division of housing and community renewal to publish on its website a database of building-wide major capital improvements installed by landlords in every city of more than one million inhabitants.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-01-14 - referred to housing [A01298 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-A01298-Introduced.html


                STATE OF NEW YORK
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                                          1298
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                    January 14, 2019
                                       ___________
        Introduced  by M. of A. L. ROSENTHAL, COLTON, CRESPO, DINOWITZ -- Multi-
          Sponsored by -- M. of A. GOTTFRIED, ORTIZ,  PERRY  --  read  once  and
          referred to the Committee on Housing
        AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to requiring the division
          of  housing  and  community renewal to establish a publicly accessible
          online database of building-wide major capital improvements
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section  1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 260-a
     2  to read as follows:
     3    § 260-a. Major capital improvement database. The commissioner of hous-
     4  ing and community renewal shall publish on the division of  housing  and
     5  community  renewal  website  a  database  of building-wide major capital
     6  improvements installed by any landlord in every city with  a  population
     7  of  more  than  one  million inhabitants. Such database shall include an
     8  entry that describes the item or repair, including:
     9    1. the cost;
    10    2. make and model;
    11    3. where the item was purchased;
    12    4. the name of company or individual conducting the installation; and
    13    5. the installation cost.
    14    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD02514-01-9
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