Blight Bills Active in New York

Legislation Update
June 4, 2018

New York
A11000

Status: The bill was Introduced and referred to the Judiciary Committee on May 29.

Legislative Summary

Includes zoning, building, and property maintenance code violations for greater than one year as to what constitutes abandonment of property for purposes of the real property actions and proceedings law.

Source: New York State Assembly (A11000 full text/info)

A02419/S07968

Status: The bill was referred to the Judiciary Committee on January 3.

Legislative Summary

Relates to designating blighted property and blighted areas; establishes criteria for designation; provides definition of blighted property and blighted areas; amends definition of substandard or insanitary area by removing the words "slum" and "deteriorated or deteriorating".

Source: New York State Assembly (A02419/S07968 full text/info)

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