Bill Text: NY A04303 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Provides that the sale of real property owned by the NYC housing authority to a private entity must be approved by the state legislature.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-02-04 - referred to housing [A04303 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-A04303-Introduced.html


                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
                                          4303
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                    February 4, 2019
                                       ___________
        Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  CYMBROWITZ  -- read once and referred to the
          Committee on Housing
        AN ACT to amend the public housing law, in relation  to  regulating  the
          conveyance of certain public housing
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Sections 402-a and 402-b of  the  public  housing  law  are
     2  renumbered  sections 402-b and 402-c and a new section 402-a is added to
     3  read as follows:
     4    § 402-a. Conveyance of public housing; restrictions. Any contract  for
     5  the sale or transfer of any real property owned or controlled by the New
     6  York  city housing authority to a private entity must be approved by the
     7  legislature.
     8    § 2. Section 402-c of the public housing law, as added by chapter  335
     9  of the laws of 2016, is renumbered section 402-e.
    10    §  3. Section 402-c of the public housing law, as added by chapter 340
    11  of the laws of 2016, is renumbered section 402-f.
    12    § 4. This act shall take effect immediately and  shall  apply  to  any
    13  contract  for  the sale or transfer of real property to a private entity
    14  by the New York city housing authority on or after such date.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD08281-01-9
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