NYS Real Property Actions and Proceedings Law (RPAPL)

The complete NYS Real Property Actions and Proceedings Law (RPAPL) (462k).

Table of Contents

  • Article 1 -- Short Title; Definitions; Jurisdiction of Certain Actions; Construction of Act
  • Article 2 -- General Provisions Governing Real Property Actions
  • Article 3 -- Provisions Relating to Evidence
  • Article 4 -- Valuing Interests in Real Property
  • Article 5 -- Adverse Possession
  • Article 6 -- Action to Recover Real Property
  • Article 7 -- Summary Proceeding to Recover Possession of Real Property
  • Article 7-A -- Special Proceedings by Tenants of Dwellings in the City of New York and the Counties of Nassau, Suffolk, Rockland and Westchester for Judgment Directing Deposit of Rents and the Use Thereof for the Purpose of Remedying Conditions Dangerous to Life, Health or Safety
  • Article 8 -- Waste and Other Actions and Rights of Action for Injury to Real Property
  • Article 9 -- Action for Partition
  • Article 10 -- Action for Dower
  • Article 11 -- Proceeding to Discover the Death of a Tenant for Life
  • Article 12 -- Other Actions and Proceedings Between Co-Owners or Owners of Successive Interests
  • Article 13 -- Action to Foreclose a Mortgage
  • Article 14 -- Foreclosure of Mortgage by Advertisement
  • Article 15 -- Action to Compel the Determination of a Claim to Real Property
  • Article 16 -- Judicial Authorization of Sale, Lease, Mortgage, Acquisition, Exchange or Voluntary Partition
  • Article 17 -- Special Proceeding for Disposition of Real Property of Infant, Incompetent or Conservatee
  • Article 18 -- Special Proceeding for Release of Claim Against State of Infant or Incompetent for Appropriation of Real Property
  • Article 19 -- Discharge or Extinguishment of Encumbrances, Claims and Interests
  • Article 19-A -- Special Proceeding to Convey Title to Abandoned Dwelling to City, Town or Village
  • Article 20 -- Enforcement of Covenants and Easements; Recovery of Damages for Breach of Covenant or Injury to Easement
  • Article 21 -- Effective Date; Laws Repealed

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