senate Bill S5484

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Grants the commissioner of buildings of New York City the power to waive provisions of the multiple dwelling law with regard to construction or alteration of multiple dwellings

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  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 21, 2012 committed to rules
Jun 06, 2012 advanced to third reading
Jun 05, 2012 2nd report cal.
Jun 04, 2012 1st report cal.987
Jan 04, 2012 referred to housing, construction and community development
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 22, 2011 referred to housing
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 14, 2011 advanced to third reading
Jun 13, 2011 2nd report cal.
Jun 07, 2011 1st report cal.1033
May 25, 2011 referred to housing, construction and community development

Votes

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Jun 4, 2012 - Housing, Construction and Community Development committee Vote

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Housing, Construction and Community Development Committee Vote: Jun 4, 2012

nay (1)

Jun 7, 2011 - Housing, Construction and Community Development committee Vote

S5484
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Housing, Construction and Community Development Committee Vote: Jun 7, 2011

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S5484 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Multiple Dwelling Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง15, Mult Dwell L

S5484 - Summary

Grants the commissioner of buildings of New York City the power to waive provisions of the multiple dwelling law with regard to construction or alteration of multiple dwellings.

S5484 - Sponsor Memo

S5484 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  5484

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 25, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Housing, Construction  and
  Community Development

AN  ACT  to amend the multiple dwelling law, in relation to granting the
  commissioner of buildings of the city of New York the power  to  waive
  provisions   of   the   multiple  dwelling  law  with  regard  to  the
  construction or alteration of multiple dwellings in such city

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.    The  multiple  dwelling  law is amended by adding a new
section 15 to read as follows:
  S 15. VARIATIONS. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY INCONSISTENT PROVISION  OF  THIS
CHAPTER, FOR MULTIPLE DWELLINGS ERECTED, TO BE ERECTED OR ALTERED IN ANY
CITY WITH A POPULATION OF ONE MILLION OR MORE, WHERE COMPLIANCE WITH THE
STRICT  LETTER  OF THIS CHAPTER CAUSES ANY PRACTICAL DIFFICULTIES OR ANY
UNNECESSARY HARDSHIPS, THE COMMISSIONER OF BUILDINGS OF SUCH CITY  SHALL
HAVE THE POWER, PROVIDED THE SPIRIT AND INTENT OF THIS CHAPTER ARE MAIN-
TAINED  AND  PUBLIC HEALTH, SAFETY AND WELFARE ARE PRESERVED, TO VARY OR
MODIFY ANY PROVISION OR REQUIREMENT OF THIS CHAPTER.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11752-01-1

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