Bill Text: NY A06643 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Requires the posting of rights and responsibilities of tenants in common areas.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 11-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-03-14 - referred to housing [A06643 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-A06643-Introduced.html


                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
                                          6643
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                     March 14, 2019
                                       ___________
        Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  DE LA ROSA  -- read once and referred to the
          Committee on Housing
        AN ACT to amend the administrative code of the  city  of  New  York,  in
          relation  to  requiring  the posting of rights and responsibilities of
          tenants in common areas
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section  1. Article 12 of subchapter 2 of chapter 2 of title 27 of the
     2  administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding  a  new
     3  section 27-2051.2 to read as follows:
     4    §  27-2051.2  Posting  of rights and responsibilities of tenants.  The
     5  owner of a residential dwelling where at least one dwelling unit is  not
     6  occupied  by  such  owner shall post the rights and responsibilities  of
     7  tenants, as they would be found in a new lease agreement, in the  common
     8  areas  of  the  residential  dwelling  in sufficient size to be seen and
     9  read.
    10    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD10690-01-9
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