NYC Rent Guidelines Board Proposed Guidelines 2020

Proposed Rules: Closed to Comments (View Public Comments Received:3)

Agency:
Comment By: 
Thursday, June 11, 2020
Download Copy of Proposed Rule (.pdf): 
STATEMENT OF BASIS AND PURPOSE
 
PROPOSED 2020 APARTMENT AND LOFT ORDER (#52)
 
The Rent Guidelines Board is authorized to promulgate rent guidelines governing apartment units subject to the Rent Stabilization Law of 1969, as amended, and the Emergency Tenant Protection Act of 1974, as amended. The purpose of these guidelines is to implement the public policy set forth in Findings and Declaration of Emergency of the Rent Stabilization Law of 1969 (§26-501 of the N.Y.C. Administrative Code) and in the Legislative Finding contained in the Emergency Tenant Protection Act of 1974 (L.1974 c. 576, §4 [§2]).
 
The Rent Guidelines Board is also authorized to promulgate rent guidelines for loft units subject to Section 286 subdivision 7 of the Multiple Dwelling Law. The purpose of the loft guidelines is to implement the public policy set forth in the Legislative Findings of Article 7-C of the Multiple Dwelling Law (Section 280).
 
PROPOSED 2020 HOTEL ORDER (#50)
 
The Rent Guidelines Board is authorized to promulgate rent guidelines governing hotel units subject to the Rent Stabilization Law of 1969, as amended, and the Emergency Tenant Protection Act of 1974, as amended. The purpose of these guidelines is to implement the public policy set forth in Findings and Declaration of Emergency of the Rent Stabilization Law of 1969 (§26-501 of the N.Y.C. Administrative Code) and in the Legislative Finding contained in the Emergency Tenant Protection Act of 1974 (L.1974 c. 576, §4 [§2]).
Public Hearing
Subject: 

Pursuant to Section 1043 of the City Charter and the hearing requirements of the Rent Stabilization Law of 1969, as amended, (Section 26-510(h) N.Y.C. Administrative Code) a virtual public hearing on the proposed guidelines shall be held on 6/10/20 from 4pm to 7pm. This is the first of two hearings. The second virtual hearing will be held on 6/11/20 from 6pm to 9pm. You can testify by phone or online.

Public Hearing Date: 
Wednesday, June 10, 2020 - 4:00pm
Contact: 

People wishing to speak at the virtual hearings can register in advance. Note there are a limited number of slots for registration. If you are registered, you will be heard in the order of registration. If there is time at the end of each hearing, after all of those who have registered have been heard, we will hear from other attendees at each virtual hearing. Registration will begin on 6/1/20 at 9:00 A.M. and will end on 6/9/20 at 12:00 P.M. via our website nyc.gov/rgb, or call 212-669-7480.

Location: 
Via Zoom
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87476147429
By phone dial 646-558-8656, then enter Meeting ID: 874-7614-7429