This bill would require the owner of a multiple dwelling to include a statement as to whether or not such multiple dwelling contains any rent-regulated apartments in their annual registration statement. It would also require such owner to post a sign in such multiple dwelling indicating that the multiple dwelling contains one or more rent-regulated apartments.
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Int. No. 585
By the Public Advocate (Mr. Williams) and Council Members Powers and Kallos
A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to posting certain information in multiple dwellings containing rent-regulated units
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
Section 1. Subdivision a of section 27-2098 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new paragraph 7 to read as follows:
(7) If the dwelling is a multiple dwelling, a statement of whether or not the multiple dwelling contains any dwelling unit subject to rent control pursuant to chapter three of title twenty-six of this code or rent stabilization pursuant to chapter four of title twenty-six of this code and the number of such dwelling units as applicable.
§ 2. Section 27-2104 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended to read as follows:
a. An identification sign containing the dwelling serial number assigned by the department for the purpose of identifying the registered multiple dwelling and the owner, managing agent, and agent designated by the owner for the collection of rental payments if different from the managing agent, shall be posted in every multiple dwelling in the manner and location prescribed by the department.
b. In any multiple dwelling that contains one or more dwelling units subject to rent control pursuant to chapter three of title twenty-six of this code or rent stabilization pursuant to chapter four of title twenty-six of this code, a sign shall be posted in the manner and location prescribed by the department and shall read as follows: “This building contains one or more units that are subject to rent regulation.”
§ 3. This local law takes effect 120 days after becomes law; provided, however, that the commissioner of housing preservation and development shall take all actions necessary for its implementation, including the promulgation of rules, before such date.
WCJ (2013)/MMB (2017)
LS #2990/Int 35-2014
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