§ 90 Legislative Findings
§ 91 Right to Call for Police and Emergency Assistance; Victim Protections
§ 92 Protections Not Applicable to Breaches of Lease, Illicit Activities or Other Violations of Law
§ 93 Right of Property Owners to Be Free of Penalty for Respecting the Rights of an Occupant to Request Police or Emergency Assistance
§ 94 Limitation On Right to Request Police or Emergency Assistance Prohibited
§ 95 Defenses
§ 96 Removal of the Perpetrator of Violence While Assuring Continued Occupancy by Victim
§ 97 Remedies
§ 98 Availability of Remedies

Terms Used In New York Laws > Civil Rights > Article 9 - Right to Call Police and Emergency Assistance/victim Protections

  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Foreclosure: A legal process in which property that is collateral or security for a loan may be sold to help repay the loan when the loan is in default. Source: OCC
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Right of survivorship: The ownership rights that result in the acquisition of title to property by reason of having survived other co-owners.