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A07859 Summary:

BILL NOA07859
 
SAME ASSAME AS S06433
 
SPONSORHevesi
 
COSPNSRBarron, Pichardo, Cymbrowitz, Blake, Crespo, Harris, Lentol
 
MLTSPNSR
 
Amd 131-a, Soc Serv L
 
Relates to the calculation of the shelter allowance for persons and families residing in housing subsidized under section 8 of the United States housing act of 1937.
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A07859 Text:



 
                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                          7859
 
                               2017-2018 Regular Sessions
 
                   IN ASSEMBLY
 
                                      May 17, 2017
                                       ___________
 
        Introduced by M. of A. HEVESI -- read once and referred to the Committee
          on Social Services
 
        AN  ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to the calculation
          of the shelter allowance for persons and families residing in  housing
          subsidized under section 8 of the United States housing act of 1937

          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
 
     1    Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 131-a of the social  services  law
     2  is amended by adding a new paragraph (c-1) to read as follows:
     3    (c-1)  Notwithstanding  the provisions of this chapter or of any other
     4  law or regulation to the contrary, the shelter allowance for a person or
     5  family receiving  federal  low-income  housing  assistance  pursuant  to
     6  section  8 of the United States housing act of 1937 (42 U.S.C. § 1437f),
     7  as amended, shall be the maximum shelter allowance prescribed  by  regu-
     8  lations of the department.
     9    § 2. This act shall take effect April 1, 2018.
 
 
 
 
 
 
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD11820-01-7
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