New York Banking Law
Application Forms to Be Made Available; Certain Cases
1. Every banking organization which originates loans secured by real property located in this state shall provide at its principal place of business and at all its branches except automated teller machines, point-of-sale terminals or other similar facilities, application forms for such loans which forms shall be made available upon request.
2. Every such organization shall be required, in such manner as the superintendent shall determine, to maintain a record of such application forms returned substantially completed and the last activity had with respect thereto.
3. Every such organization shall inform any person making inquiry regarding the origination of loans secured by real property located in this state that written loan application forms are available at its principal place of business and at all its branches except automated teller machines, point-of-sale terminals or other similar facilities.
4. For purposes of this section “a loan secured by real property” shall include any loan secured by a mortgage or other lien upon real property including a leasehold estate and any cooperative apartment loan subject to the provisions of subdivision five of section one hundred three, subdivision eight-a of section two hundred thirty-five or subdivision two-a of section three hundred eighty of this chapter.