Rules Governing Mergers and Apportionments of Real Property Tax Lots
Proposed Rules: Closed to Comments
Statement of Basis and Purpose of Proposed Rules
The purpose of these rules is to set forth how real property tax lots may be merged or apportioned pursuant to Section 11-203 of the Administrative Code of the City of New York. All requests for merger or apportionment must be approved by the New York City Department of Finance. Approval will not be granted for apportionments unless the New York City Department of Buildings certifies that newly created parcels comply with all applicable zoning laws. These rules codify our current policy, except an application will not be reviewed or approved if the applicant has outstanding judgment debt issued by the Environmental Control Board under certain circumstances.
Matter underlined is new.
Matter in [brackets] is to be deleted.
“Will” and “must” denote mandatory requirements and may be used interchangeably in the rules of this department unless otherwise specified or unless the context clearly indicates otherwise.
Section 1. Title 19 of the Rules of the City of New York is amended by adding a new chapter 54 to read as follows: