N.Y. Banking Law Section 6-H
Reverse mortgage loans authorized


Notwithstanding any inconsistent provision of law, in addition to any other power exercised by it, every authorized lender, as defined by section two hundred eighty or two hundred eighty-a of the real property law, shall have the power to offer reverse mortgage loans (1) which conform to the provisions of section two hundred eighty or two hundred eighty-a of the real property law and the rules and regulations promulgated by the superintendent of financial services; or

(2)

which conform to the requirements of the federal housing administration’s home equity conversion mortgage insurance demonstration program for as long as such program exists as provided for in section 1715Z-20 of title 12 of the United States Code. “Reverse mortgage” shall mean the mortgage, deed of trust or other security instrument relating to a particular reverse mortgage loan transaction. The proceeds of a reverse mortgage shall not be considered as income for the purposes of Real Property Tax Law § 467 (Persons sixty-five years of age or over)section four hundred sixty-seven of the real property tax law; provided, however, that monies used to repay a reverse mortgage may not be deducted from income, and provided additionally that any interest or dividends realized from the investment of reverse mortgage proceeds shall be considered income.

Source: Section 6-H — Reverse mortgage loans authorized, https://www.­nysenate.­gov/legislation/laws/BNK/6-H (updated Sep. 22, 2014; accessed Jun. 15, 2024).

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Short title
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Definitions
2‑A
Limited liability investment company
2‑B
Limited liability trust companies
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Information to be given to social services officials, state department of social services, state department of mental hygiene, the mental...
4‑A
Banks to display signs
4‑B
Advertising
4‑C
Exemptions from certain provisions of chapter
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Loans pursuant to the "Servicemen’s Readjustment Act of 1944
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Investment in obligations of housing corporations indirectly guaranteed pursuant to the “Servicemen’s Readjustment Act of 1944”
6‑A
Investment in obligations of certain persons sixty-five years of age or over incurred to satisfy real property tax indebtedness
6‑C
Application forms to be made available
6‑D
Requirement to state in writing reason for denial of mortgage loan
6‑E
Graduated payment mortgages authorized
6‑F
Alternative mortgage instruments made by banks, trust companies, savings banks, savings and loan associations and credit unions
6‑G
Override of certain provisions of United States Public Law 97-320
6‑H
Reverse mortgage loans authorized
6‑I
Mortgage loans
6‑J
Proof of insurance
6‑K
Real property insurance escrow accounts
6‑L
High-cost home loans
6‑M
Subprime home loans
6‑N
Responsibility of banks for mortgages being processed for modification
6‑O
Single point of contact for modifying delinquent home loans
6‑O*2
Reverse cooperative apartment unit loans for persons sixty-two years of age or older
6‑P
Loan counseling for mortgages guaranteed by the Servicemen’s Readjustment Act of 1944
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Payment of dividends or interest upon unclaimed deposits or shares
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Deposits by custodian designated by administrator of veterans’ affairs, or by person certified by social security administration
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Checks drawn against corporate funds or payable to corporations
9‑A
Defense of ultra vires
9‑B
Actions or special proceedings by superintendent or attorney-general
9‑C
Superintendent’s or attorney-general’s action for judicial dissolution
9‑D
Enforcement of section two hundred ninety-six-a of the executive law
9‑F
Geographic discrimination in making mortgage loans prohibited
9‑G
Right of set off
9‑H
Imposition of service charges prohibited
9‑I
Close-out fees prohibited in certain cases
9‑I*2
Prohibition on depositor of early withdrawal penalty in certain cases
9‑J
Disposal of records
9‑K
Sale of education loans
9‑M
Return of checks
9‑N
Trust accounts
9‑O
Mortgage loans
9‑P
Acceptance of certain checks for deposit
9‑R
Geographic restrictions
9‑S
Preauthorized electronic fund transfers
9‑T
Unsolicited mail-loan checks
9‑U
ATM transactions by persons using foreign bank accounts
9‑V
Savings promotion prize giveaway
9‑W
Standard financial aid award letter
9‑X
Mortgage forbearance
9‑X*2
Fees based on inactivity
9‑Y
Order of payment of checks and other debits, insufficient funds charges and return deposit item charges
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Cashing of certain checks

Accessed:
Jun. 15, 2024

Last modified:
Sep. 22, 2014

§ 6-H’s source at nysenate​.gov

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