New York Abandoned Property Law

Sec. § 706
Payment of Abandoned Property After Liquidation by Superintendent of Financial Services

§ 706. Payment of abandoned property after liquidation by superintendent of financial services.


Not later than the first day of October in every year the superintendent of financial services shall pay to the state comptroller all such abandoned property held by him which shall have become abandoned at any time prior to the first day of July next preceding, excepting such abandoned property as since such first day of July shall have ceased to be abandoned.


Such payment shall be accompanied by a statement signed by the superintendent of financial services setting forth the name and last known address, and the amount owing to, each person appearing to be the owner of any such abandoned property, or, if the name is unknown, the nature of the original claim and the name of the insurer, and such other identifying information as the state comptroller may require.

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