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File #: Int 2030-2020    Version: * Name: Increasing the maximum income level qualifying for exemption for rent increases granted to certain senior citizens.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Aging
On agenda: 8/27/2020
Enactment date: 11/15/2020 Law number: 2020/112
Title: A Local Law to amend local law number 19 for the year 2014, amending the administrative code of the city of New York relating to increasing the maximum income level qualifying for exemption for rent increases granted to certain senior citizens, and to amend local law number 39 for the year 2014, amending the administrative code of the city of New York relating to increasing the maximum income level qualifying for exemption for rent increases granted to certain persons with disabilities, in relation to extending certain provisions thereof
Sponsors: Margaret S. Chin, Kalman Yeger , Ben Kallos, Alan N. Maisel, Justin L. Brannan, Paul A. Vallone, Diana I. Ayala, Mark Gjonaj , Farah N. Louis, Helen K. Rosenthal, Keith Powers , Carlina Rivera , Inez D. Barron, (by request of the Mayor)
Council Member Sponsors: 13
Summary: This bill would extend the current income eligibility limits for the Senior Citizen Rent Increase Exemption and Disability Rent Increase Exemption until June 30, 2022.
Indexes: Sunset Date Applies
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 2030, 2. Int. No. 2030, 3. August 27, 2020 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 8-27-20, 5. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - August 27, 2020, 6. Committee Report 9/21/20, 7. Hearing Testimony 9/21/20, 8. Hearing Testimony 9/21/20 (Con't), 9. Hearing Transcript 9/21/20, 10. Committee Report 10/13/20, 11. Hearing Transcript 10/13/20, 12. Committee Report - Stated Meeting, 13. October 15, 2020 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 14. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 10-15-20, 15. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - October 15, 2020, 16. Int. No. 2030 (FINAL), 17. Fiscal Impact Statement, 18. Legislative Documents - Letter to the Mayor, 19. Local Law 112
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11/16/2020*Margaret S. Chin City Council Returned Unsigned by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/15/2020*Margaret S. Chin Administration City Charter Rule Adopted  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/15/2020*Margaret S. Chin City Council Sent to Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/15/2020*Margaret S. Chin City Council Approved by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
10/13/2020*Margaret S. Chin Committee on Aging Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/13/2020*Margaret S. Chin Committee on Aging Approved by CommitteePass Action details Meeting details Not available
9/21/2020*Margaret S. Chin Committee on Aging Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/21/2020*Margaret S. Chin Committee on Aging Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/27/2020*Margaret S. Chin City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/27/2020*Margaret S. Chin City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available

Int. No. 2030

 

By Council Members Chin, Yeger, Kallos, Maisel, Brannan, Vallone, Ayala, Gjonaj, Louis, Rosenthal, Powers, Rivera and Barron (by request of the Mayor)

 

A Local Law to amend local law number 19 for the year 2014, amending the administrative code of the city of New York relating to increasing the maximum income level qualifying for exemption for rent increases granted to certain senior citizens, and to amend local law number 39 for the year 2014, amending the administrative code of the city of New York relating to increasing the maximum income level qualifying for exemption for rent increases granted to certain persons with disabilities, in relation to extending certain provisions thereof

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1.  Section 5 of local law number 19 for the year 2014, amending the administrative code of the city of New York relating to increasing the maximum income level qualifying for exemption for rent increases granted to certain senior citizens, as amended by local law number 24 for the year 2017, is amended to read as follows:

§ 5.  This local law shall take effect July 1, 2014 and shall expire and be deemed repealed June 30, [2020] 2022; provided that the amendment to section 26-509 of the administrative code of the city of New York made by section three of this local law shall not affect the expiration of such section and shall be deemed to expire therewith.

§ 2.  Section 5 of local law number 39 for the year 2014, amending the administrative code of the city of New York relating to increasing the maximum income level qualifying for exemption for rent increases granted to certain persons with disabilities, as amended by local law number 24 for the year 2017, is amended to read as follows:

§ 5.  This local law shall take effect on the same date as a chapter of the laws of 2014 amending the real property tax law relating to the tax abatement and exemption for rent regulated and rent controlled property occupied by persons with disabilities; and providing for the repeal of certain provisions upon expiration thereof, as proposed in legislative bill number  A. 9744, takes effect, and shall expire and be deemed repealed on June 30, [2020] 2022; provided that, notwithstanding any other provision of law, any renewal application that was received before the effective date of this local law and that would have been timely if received on or after such effective date, pursuant to paragraph (6) of subdivision m of section 26-405, paragraph (6) of subdivision b of section 26-509, or subdivision (c) of section 26-605 of the administrative code of the city of New York, shall be deemed to have been received on or after such effective date; and provided further that the amendment to section 26-509 of the administrative code of the city of New York made by section two of this local law shall not affect the expiration of such section and shall be deemed to expire therewith.

§ 3.  This local law takes effect immediately and is retroactive to and deemed to have been in full force and effect as of July 1, 2020.