Memo in Support of A5409 and S3703

About The Bill
The Emergency Tenant Protection Act of 1974 (ETPA) provides for rent stabilization in several counties and municipalities in New York. In certain cases, non-profit organizations, including Win and other homeless service providers, have leased dwelling spaces in private apartment buildings to provide supportive housing as part of a federal and state funded program. This program has proven to be an effective independent living option aimed at preventing homelessness for those families considered most at-risk and vulnerable. H