Bill Text: NY A05213 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Relates to the New York city housing authority and mold remediation.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 10-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-02-07 - referred to housing [A05213 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-A05213-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                    February 7, 2019
        Introduced  by  M. of A. TITUS, GOTTFRIED, MOSLEY, COLTON, CRESPO, OTIS,
          COOK, RIVERA, L. ROSENTHAL -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. GLICK  --
          read once and referred to the Committee on Housing
        AN ACT to amend the public housing law, in relation to the New York city
          housing authority and mold remediation
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Section 402 of the public housing law is amended by  adding
     2  a new subdivision 11 to read as follows:
     3    11.  Notwithstanding  any other provision of law to the contrary, upon
     4  the report by any tenant of mold in a dwelling unit in any project oper-
     5  ated by the authority, the authority shall have fifteen days to  remedi-
     6  ate  said mold. The authority shall have sixty days from the remediation
     7  to inspect the dwelling unit to ensure mold removal.
     8    § 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
     9  have become a law.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.