New York Rent Laws
EHRCL Table of Contents
The Local Emergency Housing Rent Control Act 
Section 16. SAVING CLAUSE.
If any local law or ordinance in respect of the regulation and
control of residential rents and evictions adopted pursuant to
subdivision five of this section shall be held wholly or
partially invalid by final decree of a court of competent
jurisdiction, the city housing rent agency shall administer the
provisions of the state emergency housing rent control law to the
extent of any such invalidity.